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Image No: PA-1599-114-1

Title: Peter Louis See Fan, Tai Woo and Ho Lem filling rice bowls at Chinese National League's 38th anniversary, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. September 17, 1951]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Tai Woo and Ho Lem were founders of the League in 1913.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary / Children / Food

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Image No: PA-1599-114-2

Title: Builder J. D. Reid handing keys of new Chinese Masonic Temple to Mr. Wong and Frank Chong, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 22, 1952]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Wong was the deputy grand master of the Chinese Masonic Lodge in Canada and Chong was master of the lodge in Calgary.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary

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Image No: PA-1599-114-3

Title: Oriental Cavalcade of Fashions presented by Calgary Chinese Young Peoples, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 13, 1953]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Lion dance performance on flatbed truck on downtown street. Event presented at Central High School auditorium.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary

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Image No: PA-1599-114-4

Title: Oriental Cavalcade of Fashions presented by Calgary Chinese Young Peoples, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 11, 1953]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Event presented at Central High School auditorium. L-R: Mrs. Edwin Lowe; Mrs. George Ho Lem; Ruby Lee.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese - Costume / Women's clothing / Chinese in Calgary

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Image No: PA-1599-114-5

Title: Sod turning for Chinese National League building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. August 10, 1953]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: High Wo using shovel at site, 3rd Avenue between Centre and 1st Streets SE.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary

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Image No: PA-1599-114-6

Title: Preparing for opening of Chinese National League building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 29, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: Mrs. C. H. Poon; Harry Lee; Alice Lee.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary

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Image No: PA-1599-114-7

Title: Visitors at opening of Chinese National League building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 28, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: Chin Ho Tei, chair of the Calgary League; C. P. Louie, Vancouver; Chang Tze Tien, Toronto; Honorable Hsuch-Chih Wei, consul-general of the Republic of China in Canada.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary

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Image No: PA-1599-114-8

Title: Waiter Jay Gain serves dinner at new Chinese National League building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 1, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese in Calgary / Food

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Image No: PA-1599-114-9

Title: Chinese costume display at opening of Chinese National League building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 1, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Players all members of Red and Blue club, affiliated with the League; they are dressed for roles in four-hour long Chinese opera entitled "Sun Wu Bac Kew" [translated as "Why Don't You Stay Home?"].

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Events / Calgary, Alberta - Theatre / Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Chinese - Costume / Costume in theatre / Chinese in Calgary / Actors

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Image No: PA-1599-114-10

Title: Interior of new Chinese National League building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 1, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Auditorium.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Associations, institutions, etc. / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings (Interiors) / Chinese in Calgary

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