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Ellanore June Parker fonds
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- textual record
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[ca. 1919-1954] (Creation)
- Parker, Ellanore June
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22 cm of textual records, 21 photographs
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Ellanore Parker was a nursing sister who went to France in 1915 and served with the 2nd Canadian General Hospital near Dieppe. In 1919, Parker went to California where she became a contributor to the "Los Angeles Times" and wrote two books on her World War I experiences. Parker was an inventor and designed a water cannon and a magnetic detector, which was a forerunner to radar. Parker came to Victoria, B.C., in 1948.
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The fonds consists of manuscripts, correspondence and photographs.
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No further accruals expected.
Archives code(s): MS-1895; 198812-003; 198812-007; 74A-197 and 74A-300.
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- Parker, Ellanore June (Subject)