Onlookers on wharf watching the Komagata Maru

   

SASI number: 

2016.003.011 

Title: 

Onlookers on wharf watching the Komagata Maru. 

Date: 

Jul. 1914. 

Description: 

1 photograph : b&w ; of a large crowd of people sitting and standing on a pier boardwalk in front of a large wooden building. The front row is sitting along the edge of the pier. The whole space of the boardwalk is full of crowds. Many of the people in the crowd are wearing brimmed hats. There is a sign visible in the background above the building that reads, "KELLY DOUGLAS & CO." 

Creator/Source: 

James Luke Quiney (photographer). 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : b&w ; 800 ppi. 

Repository: 

City of Vancouver Archives - James Luke Quiney fonds. 

Identifier number: 

AM1584-: CVA 7-129 

URL: 

http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/onlookers-on-wharf-watching-komagata-maru 

Rights: 

Public domain. 

Subjects: 

British Columbia-Vancouver. 

Bystanders. 

Crowds-1910-1920.
Emigration and immigration. 

Komagata Maru Incident, 1914-Pictorial works.
Refugees.