|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
Not to be confused with William Dalton, Architect.
He was an artist, and a Director of the Vancouver Art Gallery. He was on the Art Committee of the Vancouver Exhibition in at least 1935-36.
In 1932 Dalton was Chair of the Judging Committee for the All Canadian Exhibition, the first "blockbuster" exhibition held at the new gallery. He wrote an introduction to the show in the exhibition catalogue.
Also, per card file at Vancouver Art Gallery Library:
Vancouver Exhibition: 1926
In 1938 he was listed in Canadian Who's Who. He died in Vancouver in 1946 at the age of 80. His wife had died in Vancouver in 1938 at the age of 72.
WHO'S WHO IN BRITISH COLUMBIA 1944-45-46
A Record of British Columbia Men and Women of Today
S. Maurice Carter Editor & Publisher
Copyright 1945, printed by Atlas Printers, Vancouver B.C.
312 pages, hardcover; index of names (14 pages), biographies (290 pages)
list of abbreviations (2 pages), advertising including the only portrait in the book
Includes listing for Willie Dalton
Canadian Who's Who Index 1898 - 1984
1986, Evelyn de R. McMann, University of Toronto Press, ISBN 0-8020-4633-9
"incorporating Canadian Men and Women of the Time"
Index to more than 33,000 Canadians who were in Who's Who.