Series MS-2779 - British Columbia Historical Association records

BC Historical Association, Victoria; garden party for 1862 pioneers; Dr. T.A. Rickard, Mrs. Willi...

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British Columbia Historical Association records

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MS-2779

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  • 1922-1970 (Creation)

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1.3 m of textual records and photographs

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The series consists of records of the provincial or parent body including general minutes, 1922-1936, council minutes 1922-1970, officer lists, committee reports, convention materials, financial records, membership lists, addresses, attendance registers, correspondence, scrapbooks, and a photograph album.

The series also consists of records of the Victoria section, including general minutes 1936-1963, council minutes 1936-1963, financial reports 1948-1949, attendance registers and correspondence.

The series also consists of records (including minutes) of the Vancouver section.

Also included in the series are membership lists and reports of BCHA branches including: Alberni, Boundary, Burnaby, Chilliwack, East and West Kootenay, the Gulf Islands, Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows, Nanaimo, Prince George, Revelstoke, Vancouver and Victoria, 1958-1967.

The fonds consists of numerous accruals which were not integrated as a cohesive fonds; these accruals were arranged and described by archivists independently of each other at different times. For this reason, these groups are now series whose contents overlap. In particular, MS-2779 and MS-2736 should be used in conjunction with each other. Also, the meeting minutes in these two series overlap with series MS-2946.

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Consult with BC Archives staff regarding use, reproduction and publication

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Related materials: Fonds PR-2251 - British Columbia Historical Association, Victoria Section fonds contains related records

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Accession number(s): MS-2779 ; 72-035 ; 1982022

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