Series GR-0004 - Bennett-Atlin Commission records

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Bennett-Atlin Commission records

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  • 1898-1899 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Bennett-Atlin Commission

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1 m of textual records

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Commission created 7th June, 1899, under the provisions of the Bennett-Atlin Commission Act, 1899, and the Public Inquiries Act, to settle disputes as to mining claims in the Bennett Lake and Atlin Lake mining divisions. Special Commissioner was Justice Paulus Aemilius Irving.

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The series consists of records created by the "Bennett-Atlin Commission Act, 1899" to settle disputes as to mining claims in the Bennett Lake and Atlin Lake mining divisions. The records include applications to record claims, petitions of right, applications to the gold commissioner re involved records, calendar of cases, miscellaneous exhibits, decisions and judgements.

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Accession number(s): 75-G-013

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