First Sewell's Salmon Derby in 1937


Description
Creator:
Sewell, Tom
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Crowd of people in front of Sewell's boathouse at the first Salmon Derby inaugurated by Dan Sewell in 1937 in Horseshoe Bay. The salmon derby would become The Sun Free Salmon Derby in 1941. First prize for the 1937 derby was a boat built by Sewell's which is partially visible at the left side of the photo. A dog is also visible.
Date of Original:
1937
Date Of Event:
1937
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2133.WVML
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • British Columbia, Canada
    fltLatitude: 49.36635
    Latitude: 49.36635 Longitude: -123.26936
Copyright Statement:
Public domain.
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Reproduction Notes:
Scanned August 2011 using Epson Perfection V700 Photo at 300dpi and 100% of original image size. Alternate Versions: Lossless TIF from original scan at 300dpi and 100% of original print. W25 x H16 cm sepia print on photo paper. Negative
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West Vancouver Memorial Library
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First Sewell's Salmon Derby in 1937




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First Sewell's Salmon Derby in 1937


Crowd of people in front of Sewell's boathouse at the first Salmon Derby inaugurated by Dan Sewell in 1937 in Horseshoe Bay. The salmon derby would become The Sun Free Salmon Derby in 1941. First prize for the 1937 derby was a boat built by Sewell's which is partially visible at the left side of the photo. A dog is also visible.