Health and Social Services

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Scope note(s)

  • Activities and systems for maintaining individual and community health and wellness that are provided by public, private or community agencies or individuals
  • Medical services, hospitals, and clinics
  • Social programs and services (eg. youth, seniors, mental illness, maternity, counseling, support)
  • Fire and emergency services, disaster relief
  • Protective services and emergency support (eg. community watch)--NOT police
  • Safety and community health programs and training
  • Individuals (eg. doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, counselors, clinicians)
  • Health and wellness services offered by charitable groups (eg. meditation, retreats)
  • Businesses, professional and support organizations related to health and social services

Source note(s)

  • MemoryBC Subject Groups

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Health and Social Services

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Health and Social Services

444 Archival description results for Health and Social Services

444 results directly related Exclude narrower terms

1965 - Clark & Cario Working with Others in Lab

Photograph depicts man [possibly Paul Clark?] seated with two women at table in lab. Second man [possibly Lab Superintendent Ross Duddy?] seated at table in background. Miscellaneous equipment and supplies throughout. Handwritten annotation on recto of photograph: "Paul Clark / [Odett?] Cario".

1965 - Ross Duddy & Unknown Woman in Lab

Photograph depicts Ross Duddy with back to photographer, working at table in lab. Unidentified woman stands in right foreground operating unidentified machinery. Miscellaneous equipment and supplies throughout. Handwritten annotation on recto of photograph: "ROSS DUDDY / LAB SUPER".

1970 Labour Strike

File contains photographs depicting individuals at Cassiar on strike in the winter time, marching down roads, holding picket signs, carrying small children who hold signs, and driving cars covered with strike slogans. Many of the signs read "U.S.W.A. LOCAL 6536" (United Steel Workers of America).

  • Two photographs depict a man with a video recorder. Some photos feature plant buildings, two were taken at night. One photograph depicts a note that reads: "THERE WILL BE NO AFTERNOON SHIFT THURSDAY NOVEMBER 5th 1970."
  • Many photos depict areas in the mine showing snow impacts, fissures in the mountain, asbestos evidence and other environmental activity. The picket signs contain protests regarding contracts, safety, environment, and ethics.
  • Handwritten annotation on original envelope containing photographs: "Pictures 1970 Strike."
  • Integrated into file are fourteen photos from file marked "Mr. B. Pewsey" that depict an area where a large rock fell, measuring tape, and protest sign.

A Little Rebellion: letters from people after letter to Bennett

File consists of: Letter to Bridget Moran from Biosie Andin (?) (Jan. 6, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Laurie Quesnel (Jan. 6, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Betty Chalmers (Jan. 8, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from May Gross (April 28, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Alixie Carter (Jan. 6, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Anne Marie (?) (Jan. 8, 1964) Copy of letter sent to V.H. Dallamore from undersigned re: Bridget Moran (Jan. 7, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from MP (?) (Jan. 7, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from May Kirkham (?) (April 12, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Janet (Jan. 23, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from May Gross (?) (Jan. 12, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Anne Clayton Memorandum issued by May Gross on behalf of the BC Parent-Teacher Federation (Jan. 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mrs. W. Somerset Letter to Bridget Moran from Alixie (May 11, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Francis Keith Taylor (May 14, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Simma Holt (Jan. 13, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from M.P. Tommy Douglas (May 10, 1967) Letter to Bridget Moran from Ethel Johnston (June 11, 1970) Letter to Bridget Moran from Marjorie E. Trott (March 16, 1964) Letter to the "Prince George Five" (Bridget Moran) from Sig and Glennis Sigurgeirson (Feb. 18, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mrs. H.L. Honey (March 25, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Anne Marie (Jan. 13, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Joan Ridley (Feb. 28, 1964) Copy of letter written by D. Sigurgeirson on behalf of group of social workers and forwarded to Bridget Moran (March 10, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from A.G. Richardson, Chief Personnel Officer, Civil Service Commission re: review of her suspension (May 20, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from A.G. Richardson, Chief Personnel Officer, Civil Service Commission re: review of her suspension (June 3, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mrs. Shirley Emhra (?) (Jan. 6, 1963) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mrs. Grace Zimerwell (?) (Feb. 14, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Doris E. Betchley, on behalf of Mr. W.B. Milner (April 28, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Nancy Chatwin (Jan. 17, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from M.L.A. David Barrett (Feb. 26, 1968) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mr. Harold Dean, of Rankin, Dean & Munro (May 29, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mr. Harold Dean, of Rankin, Dean & Munro (June 29, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mr. Harold Dean, of Rankin, Dean & Munro (June 4, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mr. Harold Dean, of Rankin, Dean & Munro (June 19, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mr. Harold Dean, of Rankin, Dean & Munro (June 10, 1964) Card with newspaper clipping "Letter to the Vancouver Sun Editor: Sick, Sick, Sick by Bridget Moran" inserted inside sent to Bridget Moran from Jon George, of National Life of Canada. Letter to Bridget Moran from Gisela Konopka, D.S.W., University of Minnesota (Jan. 19, 1965) Letter to Bridget Moran from R.J. Perrault, M.L.A. (Feb. 23, 1968) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mrs. W.T. Watson, B.C. Membership Secretary (Feb. 24) Letter to Bridget Moran from Alex Macdonald, M.L.A. (Feb. 21, 1968) Letter to Bridget Moran from R.M. Strachan, M.L.A. Leader of the Opposition (Feb. 21, 1968) Letter to Bridget Moran from Pearl C. Bentley, Founder and President of the Society of Women Only (June 2, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from W.B. Milner (June 15, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Alixie Carter (March 2, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Nancy (?) (Jan. 21, 1964) Card of support to Bridget Moran from Dave, Ted, Bruce and Joe (?) Card to Bridget Moran from Jack Honey (Jan. 11, 1963) Card to Bridget Moran from Ruby Locke Note sent to Bridget Moran along with a $20 in appreciation of her courage from "a friend" Letter to Bridget Moran from Nancy Chatwin (Jan. 7, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Clara C. Alexander (March 30, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Michael H. Braden (Jan. 16, 1964) and copies of letters sent by Mr. Braden to Roderick Haig-Brown (Jan. 10, 1964) and R. Hon. John G. Diefenbaker (May 25, 1963) Telegram sent to Bridget Moran from Ferro Marincowitz (Jan. 6, 1964?) Letter to Bridget Moran from members of the UBC School of Social Work along with table "Combined Government Expenditures for Social Welfare, British Columbia Fiscal Year 1961-61" (April 23, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from H.M. Morrison, Chairman, Civil Service Commission (June 12, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Mrs. E.S. Coleman (Jan. 3, 1964) Letter to Bridget Moran from Ralph Kunitz (Jan. 18, 1964) Letter to Mr. Peter Moon, Canadian Star Weekly from Grace MacInnis, M.P. Vancouver-Kingsway re: speech made by Bridget Moran (Nov. 5, 1968) Letter to Bridget Moran from Joan Harris (May 7, 1967) Letter to Bridget Moran from L. Piotrowski (Aug. 4, 1968).

A.C. Beguin Accepting Safety Award

Typed annotation on caption below photograph: "General Superintendent A.C. Beguin receiving 1965 Safety Award for Open Pits and Quarries in British Columbia from Mr. R.B. Bonar, Dept. of Mines and Petroleum Resources." Photograph depicts A.C. Beguin shaking hands with Mr. Bonar as he accepts a large plaque. Counter bar and curtains in background.

Academics

File consists of lists of academics and their biographies, interview notes, and correspondence.

Accidents and Incidents

File contains images relating to Incident & Accident Investigations and Occurrences. The photographs are grouped into sets relating to separate incidents.

File contains photographs related primarily to the following subject areas: personnel vehicle accidents, mine vehicle accidents, workplace accidents, fires, and rock falls in the pit mine.

Identified objects include Euclid ore hauling trucks, Wabco ore haulage trucks, drill rigs, derailed train car, Clark forklift, dump trucks, twisted steel girder, and cat machine.

Locations identified include the townsite, mill building, pit mine, tramline, railroad, the powerhouse, the plantsite, and the underground mine.

The following is abbreviated description of the incidents documented in this file:

  • Photos and negatives of a rock slide in the pit mine, a flooding creek, a house severely damaged by fire, a parking lot in Cassiar, and what are speculated to be oil drums.
  • Various of Finning Tractor and equipment damage incidents, one occurred on 2 July 1981 because of HOS blade, another in Nov, 1987, and another in Oct. 1986. Also Euclid accidents, of which one occurred 29 May 1987
  • Photos of split fibre bags in snow, a damaged brown car in Cassiar parking lot, various Blast Hole Drill accidents, of which one occurred in pit in September 1985, and another planned blast that failed to detonate - powergel 'A' slurry failure on 10 June 1985.
  • a derailed train, and a young woman measuring damaged steel trellis.
  • Photos of Drill #707 fallen over in bank, a broken haulage truck, a fire damaged truck, and of Drill and Wzbco accident, #650 Haulage Truck accident on Oct. 24, 1990, and another accident near gas pump area involving truck on 5 Feb. 1987.
  • Photos of damaged tramline after avalanche with annotated envelope "Bill Zemenchick", a set of photos showing tramline trackrope incident in 1986, and a derailed tramline carts in discharge area on 6 October 1986.
  • Photos of Pressure Packer Accumulator Failure from the Plantsite in 1986, incident neraby Fibre Storage building involving #872 Forklift during 80s, another incident involving the #489 Hydraulic Shovel in the Mine during 80s.
  • Photos of broken windshield and overloaded bucket on 30 April 1985, a screw gun malfunction caused by outlet having 600v power source in 1985, incident caused injury.
  • Photos of "G" conveyor accident in April 1988, equipment damage in Underground mine in 1990, damaged screens in Mill, malfunctioning blade incident 11 Jan. 1992.
  • Photos of Cat Engine cracking, damaged garbage truck, Haulage Truck engine failure on 27 Oct. 1986, Truck #84 backed into trench on 17 Oct. 1990, a loader that caught fire 21 June 1989, a grader accident on 21 Nov. 1985, and Haul track #59 broken tie rod that caused significant equipment damage.
  • Photos of a fuel oil spill on 11 June 1990 in the Cassiar valley around plantsite.
  • Photos of ground failure in Cassiar open pit 22 June 1988, 5 May 1987, and 2 Sept. 1987.
  • Photos of damaged tires and damaged cart, a panfeeder accident in trench, shovel accidents on 6 March 1986 and 15 November 1986, Cylinder rod accident on 7 March 1986, manhole incident 9 April 1984, snow damage to building 29 March 1982, another loader engine fire on 3 Sept. 1987, and a broken tail light on 6 April 1988.
  • Photos of accident in Underground mine when drilling piece of shotcrete fell on 20 June 1991, incident of disconnecting sling from chute causing damage on 4 July 1990, and accident in open pit of machinery going off road on 14 January 1988.
  • Photos of Mine Garage Parts-room fire collection; 18 January 1986, also included are two photographs of a Euclid truck - kept with collection of context. Truck could have been used to transport debris.
  • Important collection of three photographs of scoop tram sabotage incident - "foul play" on 15 June 1990. The Scoop tram was used in the underground mine.

Some of the above accidents involved personnel and therefore access is restricted - See Archivist for accessibility.

"Accountability in Canadian Intelligence Services"

File consists of an article titled "Accountability in Canadian Intelligence Services" by Geoffrey Weller, a copy of the article from a reprint of the "International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence" Vol.2, No.3, Fall 1988, and related correspondence. This file was originally numbered to correspond with article number 38 listed in Weller's CV.

Album #1: newspaper clippings of articles written by B. Moran, 1968-69

File consists of: "Is the Media Anesthesia?" by Bridget Moran (The Citizen, Nov. 29, 1968) "Our Welfare Services Eroding" by Bridget Moran "Student Power" by Bridget Moran "Monument to poor' hit (The Vancouver Sun, Oct. 9, 1971) "Good Samaritans to rescue" (The Vancouver Sun, Oct. 9, 1971) "The Tragedy of Battered Children" by Bridget Moran (Feb. 6, 1969) "Fiery Young Princess 'Sounds Like Racist'" by Bridget Moran "How Can a white Woman Know About Indians?" by Bridget Moran (The Citizen, Feb. 27, 1969) "The Task Force and Our Housing Crisis" by Bridget Moran (The Citizen, March 31, 1969) "Prince George Ghettos Caused by Loan Policy" by Bridget Moran (The Citizen, March 27, 1969) "Low Rentals Weapon Against Slums but Become Compounds for the Poor" by Bridget Moran "B.C.'s Welfare Cycles Needs a Fresh Attack" by Bridget Moran "Some Canadians Born, Die Poor" by Bridget Moran "Most of Welfare Dollar Goes for Administration" by Bridget Moran (May 6, 1969)
*"Separating Needy from Freeloaders" by Bridget Moran.

Album #3: newspaper clippings and personal correspondence, 1964

File consists of: Telegram of support to Bridget Moran from E.N. Terry (Jan. 8, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from Mary Hill, School of Social Work (Jan. 8, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from couple in Togham, John and Patricia Floyd (Feb. 18, 1964) Thank you letter to Bridget Moran from the University of Victoria Pre-Social Work Club Secretary, Margaret Ritchie (March 28, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from Nancy (?) (Feb. 28, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from 86 year old Charles Smith (Jan. 6, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from Isobel Erokman (March 22, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from William L. Valens, Certified R.C.P.S. (Jan. 3, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from Bessie Snider (Jan. 5, 1963) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from Ethel Ostry, Ontario Social Worker (Mar. 18, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from Margaret R. Jones (Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Former Child Welfare Head Backs Prince George Outcry" (Jan. 8, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Service" (The Province, Jan. 15, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (Vancouver Sun) Newspaper clipping: "Other Side Not All Bad" (Vancouver Sun, Jan. 31, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Not money, people" (The Citizen, Jan. 7, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare workers here consider Victoria march" (Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "IWA says welfare 'deplorable' (The Citizen, Jan. 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Anglicans, Liberals hit B.C. welfare program" (The Citizen, Jan. 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "B.C. welfare budget eyes by federation" (The Province, Jan. 28, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "House in uproar as motion beaten" (The Province, Jan. 28, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Bridget 'made it tough'" (The Citizen, Feb. 7, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare workers reject Williston's observation" (The Citizen, Feb. 10, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Aid 'Wasted' Says McGeer" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 5, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "More welfare letters read to legislature" (The Citizen, Feb. 5, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Flight to Bennett Diverted" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 12, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Bennett Refuses To See Worker" (The Daily Colonist, Victoria, Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "B.C. Welfare Setup Branded as Farce" (Feb. 11, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Fort St. John 'misinformed' (Feb. 13, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Resigned Welfare Official 'Green'" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 13, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Some People Unwilling To Cope" Newspaper clipping: "Investigate Welfare" (The Citizen) Letter to Bridget Moran from Wally du Temple Newspaper clipping: "Fort Nelson Seeks Welfare Officer" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 15, 1964) Telegram of support to Bridget Moran from S.D. Moslin, Association of Chest Employees (Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Protest March Threatened (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Staff Considering Protest March" (Times, Feb. 14) Telegram to Bridget Moran from Wally du Temple (Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Suddenly He's Young And Green!" (Victoria Daily Times, Feb. 14, 1964) Letter to James A. Sadler, Director of Social Welfare from Bridget Moran and co- workers, protesting Wally du Temple's suspension (Feb. 13, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Greenness Positive Virtue In B.C. Welfare Protest" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 18, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Fighter City-Bound" (Daily Colonist, Victoria, Feb. 15, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Gov't Rewards Family Splits Says Barrett" (Victoria Daily Times, Feb. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "City Demands Welfare Probe" (The Citizen, Feb. 20, 1964)
*Newspaper clipping: "Five Social Workers Suspended by Gov't" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 18, 1964).

Album #3: newspaper clippings and personal correspondence, 1964

File consists of: Newspaper clipping: letter to the editor (The Citizen, Jan. 17, 1964) Newspaper clipping: two political cartoons by Norris of The Vancouver Sun Newspaper clipping: "Welfare fuss to be in vain" (The Province, Jan.8, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "No word on welfare" (The Citizen, Jan.8, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen) Newspaper clipping: "Salaries blamed for welfare lack" (The Vancouver Sun, Jan. 6, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Clashes over welfare forecast" (The Citizen, Jan. 22, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Social workers can be trained" (The Sun, Jan. 17, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Many improvements seen at welfare office here" (The Citizen, Jan. 31, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "The old shell game" (The Citizen, Jan. 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Specialized help need seen here" (The Citizen Jan. 17, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen Jan. 17, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare chief on 'routine' trip" (The Citizen Jan. 23, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen Jan. 9, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen Jan. 10, 1964 Telegram to Bridget Moran from Mr. and Mrs. Sig re: offer of support (Feb. 18, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "A Cry for Action"; photo of Premier Bennet; scrap piece of paper Newspaper clipping: Photo of Bridget Moran Letter of support from Michael Wheeler on behalf of colleagues at UBC School of Social Work to Bridget Moran (Jan. 6, 1964) Letter of support from V. Belknap, District Supervisor, Dept. of Social Welfare to Bridge Moran (Jan. 7, 1964) Letter of support from Amy (?) Leigh to Bridget Moran (Jan. 7, 1964) Copy of letter to Robert Bonner, Attorney General from Amy (?) Leigh (Jan. 23, 1964) Letter of support from N.R. (Nan Reed?) to Bridget Moran (Jan.7, 1964) Letter from R.J. Perrault, MLA to Bridget Moran re: Dec. 29, 1963 letter (Jan. 8, 1964) Letter of support from D. Barrett, MLA to Bridget Moran (Jan. 22, 1964) Letter from E.D. Fulton, Rulton, Rogers, Kelly and Reilly Barristers and Solicitors to Bridget Moran re: receipt of letter (Jan. 6, 1964) Two cards of support Telegram of support to Bridget Moran from Terry and Betty (Jan. 4, 1964) Letter of support from Joan Whitford (student at St. Ann's Academy) to Bridget Moran (Jan. 20, 1964) Letter of support from E.F. Watson, Executive Secretary of The Canadian Welfare Council to Bridget Moran (Jan. 15, 1964) Letter of support from Mem Barteaux to Bridget Moran (Jan.2, 1964) Letter of support from May Kirkham to Bridget Moran (March 20, 1964).

Album #3: newspaper clippings and personal correspondence, 1964

File consists of: Newspaper clipping: "Welfare: Are you tired of it?" (The Citizen, Feb. 19, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Minister in Hot Water" by Douglas Collins (Globe and Mail) Newspaper clipping: "Political Cartoon" Newspaper clipping: "Editorial - Ye Olde Violin" (Prince George Progress, Feb. 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (Prince George Progress, Feb. 27, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "City Welfare Workers Axed" (The Citizen, Feb. 18, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Aldermen Request Report on Welfare" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Social Work Class Told 'Avoid B.C.'" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "'Northern Social Workers Speak'" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Four suspended workers get their jobs back" (Prince George Citizen, Feb. 24, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "4 Social Workers Get Jobs Back" (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen, Feb. 28, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor (The Citizen, Feb. 25, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen, Feb. 27, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen, Feb. 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen, Feb. 26, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen, Feb. 27, 1964) Letter of support to Bridget Moran from the University of Victoria Pre-Social Work Club, Donald E. Bell, Program Chairman (Feb. 20, 1963) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare slipped for years" (The Citizen, Feb. 25, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor"(Vancouver Sun) Newspaper clipping: "Moran in 'lions den'" (The Citizen, March 18, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Bridget refuses to keep quiet" (The Citizen, Feb. 28, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Socreds reject debate on B.C. welfare crisis" (The Citizen, Feb. 19, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Moran caseload spread among other workers" (The Citizen, March 17, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Mrs. Moran's Work Split by Department" (Daily Colonist, Victoria, march 18, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Temporary worker gone" Newspaper clipping: "Pressure on Welfare" (Daily Colonist, Victoria, March 19, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Socred MLAs Lash Socreds" (Daily Colonist, Victoria, March 19, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Bridget finished for good, result of explosive scene" (Prince George Citizen, March 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare Rush Anti-Climax" (Daily Colonist, Victoria, March 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the editor" (Lillooet News, April 16, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Bridget to write her story" (The Citizen, April 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "'Sick attitude' hit by social worker" (The Province, May 9, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Trip Delays Moran Plea" (Vancouver Sun, May 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Editorial" by James Nesbit (Vancouver Sun, Feb. 25, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Bridget Moran Makes New Bid For Return To Old Position" (The Citizen, March 7, 1966) Letter from Bridget Moran to Black re: no job available (March 2, 1966) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (Vancouver Sun) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (Vancouver Sun) Newspaper clipping: "Martyred Social Worker Asks Gaglardi for Justice" (Victoria Daily Times, Feb. 22, 1968) Newspaper clipping: "'Justice-Minded' Phil Gets Plea" Newspaper clipping: "One Family Cost Taxpayer $500, 000 in 22 Years" (Vancouver Sun, march 1968) Newspaper clipping: "Social worker struggles back" (The Province, Oct. 25, 1968) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the editor" Newspaper clipping: Photo of Bridget Moran (The Citizen, Oct. 1968) Letter to Bridget Moran from the Prince George Regional Hospital regarding employment (July 12, 1968) Newspaper clipping: Political cartoon Newspaper clipping: "Welfare protest halts legislature" (Vancouver Sun, 1972)
*Poverty Is Big Business: paper presented to Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Social Workers by Bridget Moran (June 1973).

Album #3: Newspaper clippings, 1964

File consists of: Newspaper clipping: "Gross neglect in welfare charged in note to Bennett" (Province Jan. 3, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "BC welfare stetup rapped by part-time case worker" (The Vancouver Sun, Jan. 3, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Full Probe Urged on Social Welfare" (Vancouver Sun, Jan. 3, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Case worker labels welfare sick, sick, sick" (Daily Colonist, Jan. 3, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare neglect exposed" (The Citizen, Jan. 3, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare in 'disastrous state'" (The Daily Colonist, Jan. 4, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "B.C. deliberately failing in welfare, says critic" (The Province, Jan.4, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Mrs. Moran defends 'ethics' over welfare state charges (Jan. 7, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Welfare decline" (The Sun, Jan. 31, 1964) Newspaper clipping: 'Welfare problems will get worse" (Vancouver Sun, Jan. 4, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Anglicans ask probe of welfare" (Sun, Jan. 6, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Hit-and-miss welfare in B.C.?" (The Province, Jan. 4, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "In Your Hands" (The Citizen, Jan. 6, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters flood workers" (Jan. 7, 1964) Newspaper clipping: letter to the editor (The Citizen, Jan. 6, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Social workers call for probe" (Sun, Jan. 7, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Vanderhoof social worker backs Mrs. Moran's stand" (Nechako Chronicle, Jan. 9, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Compounding need" (The Citizen, Jan. 22, 1964) Newspaper clipping: Letters to the editor (Sun, Jan. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Steacy: we show alarming social patters" (The Citizen, Jan. 16, 1964) Newspaper clipping: letter to the editor (The Citizen, Jan. 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Hollering helps" (The Citizen, Jan. 14, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Letters to the Editor" (The Citizen, Jan. 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Hear for yourself" (The Citizen, Jan. 15, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Just amateurs doing an amateurish job" (The Citizen, Jan. 16, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Labour: sweep suffering under rug" (The Citizen, Jan 20, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "Clean up welfare" (The Citizen, Jan 21, 1964) Newspaper clipping: "More support for Mrs. Moran comes from former official" (The Citizen, Jan 15, 1964).

Annual Reports from the Department of Social Welfare

File consists of the Annual Report of the Department of Social Welfare for the Year ended March 31st 1970, the Annual Report of the Department of Rehabilitation and Social Improvement for the Year ended March 31st 1972, the Annual Report of the Department of Human Resources for the Year ended March 31st 1974, and the Annual Report of the Ministry of Social Services and Housing, 1989 / 90.

Annual Reports from the Department of Social Welfare

File consists of the Annual Report of The Social Assistance Branch of the Department of the Provincial Secretary, for the Year ended March 31st 1945, the Annual Report of The Social Welfare Branch of the Department of Health and Welfare for the Year ended March 31st 1951, the Annual Report of the Department of Social Welfare for the Year ended March 31st 1961, and the Annual Report of the Department of Social Welfare for the Year ended March 31st 1964.

Anti-poverty Activism, Vancouver

File consists of: Letter to Bridget Moran from the Welfare Rights Organization (1972) Newspaper clippings from the following newspapers: The Sun, The Vancouver Sun and the ProvinceExtract from the Minutes of the Vancouver city Council meeting of October 2, 1973 Copies of "A Charter of Human Rights for Recipients of Social Assistance" (July 1973) Letter and candidate information package sent to Bridget Moran regarding election to the South Vancouver Community Resource Board Copies of paper "Poverty is Big Business" presented to Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Social Workers, June 1973 by Bridget Moran Copy of "Brief Committee on Integration of Welfare Services" by People on Welfare (?) August 1973 "The Forgotten Poor: Who Are We?" by the Committee on Welfare Copy of letter to Harry Rankin, Chair, Social Services Committee from Bridget Moran on behalf of People on Welfare (July 8, 1973) An address delivered at the School of Social Work, U.B.C. on September 25, 1972 by Bridget Moran*"Emergency Welfare Services" by People on Welfare (Jan. 24, 1974).

Articles and Chapters

Subseries consists of copies of all the articles and chapters Weller authored or coauthored arranged chronologically. Files include related material such as drafts and correspondence regarding the publication of the article or chapter. The files in this subseries were originally numbered to correspond with the articles listed in Weller's CV.

Awards

File contains photographs depicting superintendents accepting safety awards on behalf of Cassiar Asbestos Corporation ltd, and BCIT Scholarship Winners.

Barricading Against Falling Loose Rock

Handwritten caption beside this photo reads: "Elaborate barricades required due to amount of loose rock falling continuously". Three men work in area confined by barricades made of vertical metal rods and horizontal wood planks. Miscellaneous building material and supplies cover the ground. Rock pile in foreground on right.

Barricading Against Falling Loose Rock

Three men work in area confined by barricades made of vertical metal rods and horizontal wood planks (see item 2000.1.1.2.352). Two ladders in foreground, (one being used by construction worker). Lumber and semi-finished walls can be seen at higher level of elevation in background.

Bob Harkins Audio Recordings Collection

  • 2002.12
  • Collection
  • c. 1970 - 1989

Collection consists of 30 audio cassettes containing 46 interviews conducted primarily by radio & TV broadcaster Bob Harkins with local personalities. Most recordings were conducted at CJCI Studios, Prince George. The station was launched in 1970 by Central Interior Radio, broadcasting on 620 AM. In 1983, Central Interior also launched CIBC-FM in the city. Central Interior Radio was acquired by the Vista Broadcast Group in 2005.

Harkins, Bob

Book review of Charles J. Sykes' "Profscam"

File consists of correspondence and Weller's review of the book "Profscam: Professors and the Demise of Higher Education" by Charles J. Sykes. This file was originally numbered to correspond with book review number 11 listed in Weller's CV.

Book review of James Johnston's "The Party's Over"

File consists of Weller's review of the book by James Johnston, "The Party's Over", which appeared in L.U.R. Vol. V, No. 2 (Fall 1972), pp 143-144. This file was originally numbered to correspond with book review number 1 listed in Weller's CV.

Book review of M.G. Taylor's "Health Insurance"

File consists of correspondence and Weller's review of the book "Health Insurance and Canadian Public Policy: The Seven Decisions that Created the Canadian Health Insurance System" by M.G. Taylor, which appeared in the Canadian Journal of Political Science Vol. XII, No. 3, (September 1979), pp. 640-641. This file was originally numbered to correspond with book review number 5 listed in Weller's CV.

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