Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Addington, Herbert Elwyn[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1916 - 1988  (71 years)


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  • Name Addington, Herbert Elwyn 
    • Middle name from BC Archives death registration record index.
    Born 7 Nov 1916  Nelson, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1947-1950  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    5559 West Blvd
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 17 Jul 1988  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Cremated 21 Jul 1988  Vancouver Crematorium, Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I568  Camera Workers | A, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2017 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsWhere Active (Non-Specific Address) - Address:
    5559 West Blvd
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada - 1947-1950 - Vancouver, BC
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jul 1988 - Vancouver, BC Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: His death registration record indicated he had worked as a photographer for most of his working life. Addington left an important visual legacy of Vancouver's Kerrisdale neighbourhood which is preserved by the City of Vancouver Archives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] COLLECTION: BVAA (Reliability: 3).
      Herbert Elwyn Addington Photographs (subseries 1, Kerrisdale Historical Society fonds)

    2. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 506.
      Vancouver: "Addington Herbt (Phyllis A) r 3461 W 16"

    3. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 504 and 1459.
      Vancouver: "Addington Herbt E (Phyllis A) photog 5560 W Blvd r 3461 W 16"
      Vancouver Streets: "5559 West Boulevard (Pt Grey) Addington H E photog -KE5909"

    4. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948), 363.
      Vancouver: "Addington Herbt E (Phyllis A) photog 5559 W Blvd r 3461 W 16"

    5. [S811] BCVAN49, (Vancouver: B.C. Directories, [1949?]), 41.

    6. [S808] BCVAN50, (Vancouver : B.C. Directories, 1950), 41.

    7. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Death registration no. 1988-09-012068 (microfilm reel B17123); digital facsimile URLs (accessed 20 Mar 2017): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/94d85647-ea4d-4506-8257-8db0c047dee1 and http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/1f593528-0b95-47c6-8942-950ea499883e