Fonds PR-0647 - A.C. Lincoln fonds

Fairbridge Farm School, bus arriving, Duncan

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A.C. Lincoln fonds

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  • moving images
  • multiple media

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  • 1936-1940 (Creation)
    Lincoln, Alfred Charles, 1910-1984

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3 cm of textual records and other material

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Alfred C. Lincoln was employed as gardener and agricultural instructor at the Prince of Wales Fairbridge Farm School at Cowichan Station from 1935 to 1939. He was also leader of the Fairbridge Wolf Cub Pack and Boy Scout troop formed in 1936.

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The fonds consists of A.C. Lincoln's photographs and film footage of events at Fairbridge Farm School. Fonds also includes a register of the Fairbridge Farm School Wolf Cub Pack and miscellaneous correspondence and brochures relating to Fairbridge Farm School.

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Donated to the BC Archives in 1987 by Mrs. Dot Lincoln.


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  • Conservation restriction: material in cool or cold storage requires special retrieval and handling.

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Item-level descriptions of the film and video are available on-line.

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No further accruals are expected.

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Archives code(s): 198709-005; MS-2445; F1987:20; V1987:30.

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Accession number(s): 87-060; 198709-005; F1987:20; V1987:30


Moving image originals may be in cool or cold storage. Contact staff for specific details.

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Includes: 173 photographs, 1 film reel and 1 videocassette.

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