Fonds PR-1191 - Bishop family fonds

Mrs. R.G. Bishop. R.G. Bishop, Vancouver. R.G. Bishop. Mr. and Mrs. R.G. Bishop. Mrs. R.G. Bishop. Mr. R.G. Bishop. Group including Mr. and Mrs. R.G. Bishop. Mrs. R.G. Bishop. R.G. Bishop and others.

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Bishop family fonds

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  • graphic material

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.

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  • 1914-[ca. 1979] (Creation)
    Bishop (family)

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650 photographs

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R.G. Bishop worked for the federal and provincial governments on telegraph systems.

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The fonds consists of Bishop family photographs, including those depicting activities of R.G. Bishop during his career as a telegraph operator with the federal government.

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Accession number(s): 198604-005

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  • Box: 001084-0001