- 1916-[ca.1950] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 painting : watercolour. -- 0.5cm of textual records. -- 1 videocassette. -- 3 artifacts. -- 13 photographs.
Name of creator
Brian Barker is a descendant of the Barker family.
Gifted by Brian Barker; 5 accessions donated between 2013 and 2016.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The fonds consists of photos of the Barker family, including of a wedding and of the children when they attended Craigflower School. Fonds also includes hand written family narratives, newspaper clippings about the family, two certificates awarded to Richard Barker, a VHS tape "Butchart Memoirs 1918-1930" narrated by William Todd, a painting of James Barker's Barn, and several artifacts, including Canadian commemorative coins and a bottle recovered from Pike Lake.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
No further accruals expected.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Records are provided for personal research and enjoyment. Shared images must be credited to View Royal Archives. All other uses require permission.
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Script of material
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Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Accession numbers: 2013.022, 2017.008, 2017.012, 2018.022, 2018.023.
Subject access points
Place access points
Name access points
- Barker family (Subject)
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Dates of creation revision deletion
2022-05-19 - Created - MD