The shrine in the Sikh Temple at 1866 West 2nd Avenue

   

SASI number: 

2016.003.007 

Title: 

The shrine in the Sikh Temple at 1866 West 2nd Avenue. 

Date: 

[ca 1946]. 

Description: 

1 photograph : b&w ; of the shrine in the Sikh Temple at 1866 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. The image shows a barefoot bearded man wearing a suit with a large belt with a sword sheath holding a sword upright in his right hand. This man is standing beside a shrine that is decorated with ornate textiles. Behind the shrine are two additional bearded men. The man at the back centre is holding a shiny cylindrical object with lots of light coloured hair coming out of the top. The man at the back right is also wearing a light coloured belt with a sheath. The image is of Hari Singh, Lab Singh, and Pakhar Singh. 

Creator/Source: 

Major Matthews Collection. 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : b&w ; 400 ppi. 

Repository: 

City of Vancouver Archives. 

Identifier number: 

AM54-S4-: Ch P85 

URL: 

http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/shrine-in-sikh-temple-at-1866-west-2nd-avenue 

Rights: 

Public domain. 

Subjects: 

Historic buildings. 

Shrines.
Sikh temples—British Columbia—Vancouver.