Fonds PR-0884 - Arthur Stanhope Farwell fonds

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Arthur Stanhope Farwell fonds

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  • textual record
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  • 1864-1907 (Creation)
    Farwell, Arthur Stanhope, 1843-1908

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84 cm of textual records, 58 maps

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Arthur Stanhope Farwell was a surveyor who worked out of Nelson and Victoria, B.C.

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The fonds consists of a letterbook, diary, correspondence, financial records, field notes, books and maps of mineral claims and land grants in the Kootenays.

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Volume list available for Add.Mss 1187. Finding aid for maps available.

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Archives code(s): MS-1187; CM/C 2102; 16626-16627

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