Hillcrest Sikh Temple taken on a Sunday event in 1937

   

SASI number: 

2016.002.002 

Title: 

Hillcrest Sikh Temple taken on a Sunday event in 1937. 

Date: 

1937. 

Description: 

1 framed photograph : sepia toned ; of a group portrait of nine approximate rows of men standing in front of a tall wooden building. Each row is standing on different steps on a stairwell that goes to the second storey of the building. The men in the front three rows are dressed in military uniform and are holding swords out in front of themselves. 

The top of the building is triangular shaped and has a sign on the front that reads, “SIKH TEMPLE / HILLCREST.” The roof extends out and covers a patio that wraps around the second storey of the building. The patio has multiple potted plants hanging from the roof and on the railing. 

Creator/Source: 

Canadian Sikh Heritage 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : sepia toned ; 300 ppi. 

Repository: 

Canadian Sikh Heritage. 

Identifier number: 

Pic 11 

URL: 

http://canadiansikhheritage.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Pic-11-Hill-Crest-Sikh-TemplePic-taken-on-1937-on-a-sunday-event.jpg 

Rights: 

For research purposes only. 

Subjects: 

Group portraits—1930-1940. 

Historic buildings.
Military uniforms & weaponry. 

Sikh temples—British Columbia—Vancouver Island.