Joe Small collection [1928, 1991 ]

1 photograph album

Biographical sketch: Joe Small: (1910-2002) was born in England, moved to Powell River in 1927 and worked as an accountant for the Powell River Company in the Powell River office for 48 years between1927 and 1975. He was transferred to the Vancouver Office under MacMillian Bloedel in 1963.

Scope and Content: The collection consists of 1 photograph album including Leonard Frank, Maud Lane Studio and other photographers. Includes 34 photographs of the Powell River Co mill and surrounds.[ archives note: Mr Small had put yellow stickies on most of the images with comments on the image. He numbered the images on the back. He had also taken coloured photographs in 1991 that mirrored some of the 1928 images and taped them onto the facing page. Some dates are not correct]

Source of Title: Title based on content of collector.

Immediate source of acquisition: Margaret Hamilton, Joe Small’s daughter, was the donor

Series description available


Photograph Album. - - 1928, 1991. - - 34 photographs.

Series consists of images of the Powell River Company mill, Townsite, Stillwater and the yacht ‘Norsal’.

Title based on contents of series.