Series MS-1916 - British Columbia Anti-Tuberculosis Society records

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British Columbia Anti-Tuberculosis Society records

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  • 1906-1947 (Creation)

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80 cm of textual records

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Acquired by the Provincial Archives in 2 accessions around 1974. Records are from an unrecorded source.

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The series consists of correspondence and indexed letterbooks from 1906 to 1913; ledgers, cash and voucher books and other financial information from 1906 to 1921 and a clipping book, 1915 to 1920, from the B.C. Anti-Tuberculosis Society, which established Tranquille Sanatorium and operated it for several years. The series also includes an admissions book from 1907 to 1947, a 1920 inventory for the Sanatorium; 1919 issues of The Tranquillian; and information regarding tuberculosis. In addition there are 7 volumes of meteorological records for the period 1918 to 1924.

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Records in accession 74A-234 were described as MS-1916 in 1983. Records in accession 74A-383 were added to the series in 2016.

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These records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or other acts and access may be restricted. Please contact the BC Archives to determine the access status of these records.

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Accession number(s): 74A-234; 74A-383

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