Daniel Mowat (1848-1923)

Daniel Mowat, member of the second legislative assembly of the North-West Territories, Regina, 1891; Saskatoon Public Library, LH-462 [detail]; http://spldatabase.saskatoonlibrary.ca/csdata/images/lhr/web/lh/0/lh-462.jpg.

Daniel Mowat, member of the second legislative assembly of the North-West Territories, Regina, 1891; Saskatoon Public Library, LH-462 [detail]; http://spldatabase.saskatoonlibrary.ca/csdata/images/lhr/web/lh/0/lh-462.jpg.

 

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 37 (Alberni Street).

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 37 (Alberni Street).

 

I updated the page on Daniel Mowat. He was a merchant, a politician, and the secretary of the Vancouver General Hospital. (He was sometimes called “Daniel Alexander Mowat.”)

He lived at 1878 Alberni Street in 1906.

I added illustrations and biographical information on members of his family.

George Buscombe (1875-1958)

George Buscombe – detail from CVA 1184-201 - [Group portrait of aldermen Jack Price, George Buscombe, Charles Jones and H.L. Corey on election night]; December 9, 1943; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/group-portrait-of-aldermen-jack-price-george-buscombe-charles-jones-and-h-l-corey-on-election-night.

George Buscombe – detail from CVA 1184-201 – [Group portrait of aldermen Jack Price, George Buscombe, Charles Jones and H.L. Corey on election night]; December 9, 1943; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/group-portrait-of-aldermen-jack-price-george-buscombe-charles-jones-and-h-l-corey-on-election-night.

 

I updated the page on George Buscombe.

He was a china and glassware merchant and a municipal politician.

He lived at 2050 Comox Street from 1901 to 1951.

I added illustrations and information on members of his family.

Frederick William Chapman (1868-1900)

Gault Brothers sign, detail from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 371-726.1 - [Looking east from Powell Street and Alexander Street], date 1913, http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/looking-east-from-powell-street-and-alexander-street;rad

Gault Brothers sign, detail from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 371-726.1 – [Looking east from Powell Street and Alexander Street], date 1913, http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/looking-east-from-powell-street-and-alexander-street;rad.

 

I updated the page on Frederick William Chapman.

He was the Vancouver manager of Gault Brothers, who were manufacturers and importers of dry goods.

He lived at 944 Denman Street in 1900.

I added illustrations and information on members of his family.

William Geikie Morrison (1875-1922)

W. G. Morrison, British Columbians as we see 'em: 1910 and 1911; Newspaper Cartoonists Association of British Columbia, 1911, unpaged; https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/chung/chungpub/items/1.0056092#p25z-4r0f:

W. G. Morrison, British Columbians as we see ’em: 1910 and 1911; Newspaper Cartoonists Association of British Columbia, 1911, unpaged; https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/chung/chungpub/items/1.0056092#p25z-4r0f:

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 920.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver and North Vancouver Directory, 1909, page 920.

I added a new page on William Geikie Morrison, who was a dealer in building supplies. He lived at 1942 Alberni Street in 1909.

Walter Stuart Moore (1875-1918)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1088 [edited image]

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1088 [edited image]

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1087.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1087.

I updated the page on Walter Stuart Moore. He was a dry goods merchant who lived at 1096 Denman Street in 1914. His wife, Edith Alice Moore, had a dry goods store at 986 Denman Street in 1914.

I added information on Walter’s and Edith’s children, along with information on Edith’s second husband, Robert Reid.