Series GR-0073 - Disposal of Crown Lands to Sons of Freedom

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Disposal of Crown Lands to Sons of Freedom

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  • 1959-1975 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Lands Branch

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1.2 m of textual records and maps

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The series consists of files created by Judge William Evans dealing with disposal of crown lands to members of the Sons of Freedom sect of Doukhobors. The records cover the period 1959 to 1975 and contain correspondence, maps, registers, and accounting material. The maps were transferred to the Archives Map Division (see photocopy of map accession slips attached to print finding aid).

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Transferred by the Dept. of Environment, Lands Service, Land Management Branch, 1976.


2 boxes of maps transferred to map collection, accession M856038: registered maps 15396 - 15449.

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Accession number(s): 76-G-002, M856038

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