H2008.23.326 - Vancouver The Golden City of the West booklet, c. 1936 to 1940

Catalogue Number
H2008.23.326
Object Name
booklet
Object Type
souvenir
Origin Country
Canada
Origin Province / Territory
B.C.
Origin Municipality
Vancouver
Use Country
Canada
Use Province / Territory
B.C.
Use Municipality
Vancouver
Dates/Period
1930s
Date
1936 to 1940
Artifact History

This is part of a collection of over 3,500 pieces related to Stanley Park, collected by Doreen Margaret "Peggy" Imredy. Imredy began her remarkable collection of Stanley Park material in 1972 after she became enchanted with the park during the installation of the "Girl in a Wetsuit" sculpture created by her husband Elek Imredy. The extensive collection consists of souvenirs, postcards, pamphlets, books, posters, maps, and other material - all related to Stanley Park.

Physical Description
Rectangular folded cardstock staple bound booklet; stylized colour image of cliff and Vancouver waterfront; labelled "VANCOUVER The Golden City of the West."
Material
paper, cardstock
Colour
Multi-coloured
Parts
Artifact Part Height (cm) Length (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Diameter (cm) Thickness (cm) Weight
16.00 21.80
Nomenclature
Department
History
Source
Imredy, Peggy