Helen Dawe Collection
Series 6.11 -- Ships (1887-1977)
-- A-Chea, Page 1
Most photographs are of Union Steamship vessels,
which operated between Vancouver, Sechelt and Powell River.
Some are of other steamship lines' vessels or are of
privately owned ships with connections to Sechelt.
1912 -- The launch, Ada, in Porpoise Bay
returns from the Carlson home on the west side of
1930s -- Union Steamship Company vessels. In
the left background is the Lady Alexander. The Lady
Cecilia and the Lady Evelyn are docked at the Sechelt
wharf to allow staff of the Hudson's Bay Company to
disembark for a day picnic at the Union Estates picnic
grounds in Sechelt.
Photograph from the Robert Hackett
Collection, courtesy the Vancouver City Archives. See
also oversize photograph 6.15.158
1936 -- The Lady Cecilia aground off Davis
Photograph by Edric Clayton
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