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Bridge River Lillooet News

  • CA-BC-BLN-001
  • Entidade coletiva

Bridge River Lillooet News is a newspaper serving the Lillooet area.

Burnett, Frank

  • CA-BC-BF006
  • Persona
  • d. 1930

Frank Burnett was a Scottish-born photographer and anthropologist who immigrated to Eastern Canada as a young man and eventually settled in Vancouver. Beginning in 1901, he made ten ocean voyages to Africa, Australasia, South America and the Pacific Islands. Burnett documented his travels with photography and acquired many cultural artifacts, 1200 of which went on to serve as the UBC Museum of Anthropology's founding collection. He also wrote extensively about his journeys. Burnett died in 1930 during the middle of a speech he was giving at a Canadian Author's Association banquet.

Makarewicz, Bonny

  • CA-BC-MB001
  • Persona
  • 1962 - March 27, 2014

Bonny Makarewicz was an award-winning Whistler photojournalist who documented the community's growth, culture, and inhabitants for over two decades. Having become interested in photography in high school, she went on to study photojournalism at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology. Her images appeared regularly in PIQUE Newsmagazine, the Whistler Question, Whistler Magazine, the Vancouver Sun, the Province, and newspapers across North America and Europe. She was the only female member of the European Pressphoto Agency's crew at the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. In her spare time she enjoyed skiing and biking. Makarewicz passed away from cancer in 2014.

Nelson-Moody, Aaron

  • CA-BC-NMA001
  • Persona
  • b. April 14, 1967

Aaron Nelson-Moody, also known as Tawx'sin Yexwulla (splashing eagle), is a Squamish carver and jeweller working in the Coast Salish tradition. Since beginning his career as an artist in 1998, he has worked with community groups and schools across Canada and in Japan and Scotland. Nelson-Moody's works include the doors to the B.C.-Canada pavilion at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games, several large pieces for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, four house boards for the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, a housepost at the British Columbia Institute of Technology, and a repousse piece for the "Here and Now" exhibit at the Burke Museum in Seattle. He graduated from the Northwest Coast Jewellery Arts program at Vancouver's Native Education College in 2008.

In addition to his art career, Nelson-Moody has worked for Kahtou Native Newspaper and Adbusters Magazine as a writer and photographer. He is an active storyteller and dancer, and has volunteered for 10 years with the Uts'am Witness Project designed to reconnect city-dwellers with nature. Nelson-Moody has participated in two Tribal Journeys canoe trips using the Squamish Nation's 50-foot canoe, and one trip using Xwlacktun's family canoe, the Pekultun.

Grittani-Livingston, Megan

  • CA-BC-GLM001
  • Persona
  • fl. 2000s-

Megan Grittani-Livingston is a journalist and press photographer for newspapers including the Whistler Question, the Globe and Mail, and the Queen's University Journal.