Series MS-2827 - Books given to Flora Burns by Emily and Alice Carr

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Books given to Flora Burns by Emily and Alice Carr

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  • [1889-1901; 1928-1947] (Creation)

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7 published books from the library of Emily Carr plus one banknote relating to Gavin Hamilton Burns.

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Books given to Flora Hamilton Burns by Emily and Alice Carr.

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This unit consists of 7 printed books and one bank note.
Two of the books were presents from Emily Carr to Flora Hamilton Burns, and the other five were given to Burns by Alice Carr in 1947. The only book with annotations other than the inscription is book number seven, which does contain some underlining.
The bank note was countersigned by Flora Hamilton Burn's father, Gavin H. Burns, who was the manager of the Bank of British North America in Victoria 1889-1901.

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Donated by Miss Flora Hamilton Burns in 1971.


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Accession number(s): 91-008

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