Series GR-4258 - British Columbia law stamps

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British Columbia law stamps

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  • [ca. 1881] - 1995 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Ministry of Finance and Corporate Relations

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ca. 2957 postage stamps

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Biographical history

The Ministry of Finance was renamed in 1986 as the Ministry of Finance and Corporate Relations (OIC 1899/86) when the corporate affairs functions were transferred from the disestablished Ministry of Consumer and Corporate Affairs. In 1998 some functions were transferred to the newly established Ministry of Advanced Education, Training and Technology (OIC 1998/177). The ministry named reverted to the Ministry of Finance in 2001 when corporate functions were transferred to the newly established Ministry of Management Services (OIC 565/01).

Custodial history

Found in collections in archives vault and processed in 2024. Appear to have been accessioned in two separate accruals. One from 1993 from the Debt Management Branch of the Ministry of Finance, the other is an older accession possible from the 1920s or donated with accession 167.

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Arranged according to accession and denomination. File 1 is the older accession. File 2 onwards is from the 1993 accession.

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Accession number(s): G90-261

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