Explore Steveston in 1914 and 1915 with the Chilton Family

Steveston Museum

Richmond, BC

Digital Film & video History & heritage Intercultural Museum Visual arts

Join us as we explore Steveston in 1914 and 1915 with images from the Chilton family collection put together in a short video. The Chilton family lived in the building we know today as the Steveston Museum when it was the Northern Crown Bank. The Chiltons took many photos during their time in Steveston, including many of their friends in the local Japanese Canadian community.

This event runs the duration of Culture Days.

Steveston Museum's website

This event is free.

Organized by

City of Richmond

The City of Richmond works in partnership and association with local cultural organizations, artists and local residents to help sustain and develop cultural heritage and individual expression as well as provide a wide range of cultural experiences and opportunities to residents and visitors. Richmond has captivating historic sites, properties and museums that pay tribute to Richmond’s heritage as a key salmon canning, boat-making and farming hub in British Columbia. Through a growing inventory of public art installations and roster of annual special cultural events, festivals and programs — including the Children’s Arts Festival, Richmond Maritime Festival, Richmond World Festival and Culture Days — the City strives to energize public spaces and encourages citizens and visitors alike to explore arts and culture.

Location

3811 Moncton Street

Richmond, BC

Event Contact

Gabrielle Sharp

gsharp@richmond.ca

Language

English