Fonds PR-0731 - Constance Swartz fonds

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Constance Swartz fonds

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  • textual record
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  • 1923-1981 (Creation)
    Swartz, Constance (Grey)

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2.2.m of textual records, 3 cm of graphic material, drawings

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Constance Swartz was the daughter of English parents who emigrated to Pender Island. She grew up in Victoria, eventually living in Vancouver and later in Kelowna as a newspaper correspondent on cultural affairs. She returned to Pender Island in the 1950s.

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The fonds consists of journals, notebooks, personal correspondence, drawings, poetry and photographs.

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Archives code(s): MS-2767; 199009-009.

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Accession number(s): 199009-009; 199099-009

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