I updated the page on Alfred John Buttimer. He was a cannery manager who lived at 1900 Robson Street in 1905.
He was sometimes called A. J. Buttimer, Fred Buttimer, or Frederick J. Buttimer.
I added illustrations and information on members of his family.
I updated the page on Francis Henry Burnett (called Frank Burnett, Senior), who worked in salmon canning, insurance and real estate. He was also a traveller, explorer and writer.
He lived at 1846 Haro Street from 1903 to 1907, and possibly in 1909.
His son, Frank Burnett (Junior), lived at 1877 Comox Street from 1911 to 1913.
I added illustrations and biographical references for him and members of his family.
Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1903, page 838.
I added a new page on William Arthur Weaver, who was a canneryman and steam engineer. He lived at 1094 Denman Street from 1903 to 1907.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1918, page 806.
I added a new page on David Tresselt Sandison, who was a cannery manager. He lived at 885 Chilco Street in 1918.
Thomas Adam Sandison was David’s brother. Thomas was an assistant cannery manager from 1919 until he died in 1939. From 1918 to 1939, he lived at the same addresses as David.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 613 (edited image)
I added a new page on Daniel Drysdale. He was a salmon canner who lived at 1847 Barclay Street in 1915 and 1916.
Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 542
I added a new page on Charles Robert Draney. He was a cannery manager who lived at 1932 Alberni Street in 1919 and 1920. In his later years he was an engineer with Canada Rice Mills.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1905, page 470
I added a new page on John Robert Watson, who was a canneryman. He lived at the following addresses: 1820 Georgia Street in 1905; 1888 Georgia Street in 1906 and 1907 ; and 1872 Georgia Street in 1908 and 1909.
I added a new page on Hubert Cecil Harold Cannon (1870-1934). He was a salmon canner and insurance broker. He lived at 1050 Chilco Street from about 1902 to 1908.
I updated the page on Richard Bell-Irving. He was the sales manager for the Anglo-British Columbia Packing Company, and later the president of H. Bell-Irving and Company Ltd. He lived at 1847 Barclay Street from 1920 to 1938.
I added a new page on Frank Burnett, Senior (1852-1930). He was a businessman, explorer, and author.
Frank Burnett (Senior) lived at 1846 Haro Street from 1903 to 1907, and in 1909.
Frank Burnett (Junior) lived at 1877 Comox Street from 1911 to 1913.