Fonds PR-1209 - Ellison family fonds

Cadboro Bay and Mount Baker, Victoria. Gorge Bridge, Victoria; telephoto view showing the fourth Gorge Bridge, Edgar Crow Baker's boatho... Mount Baker from Mount Tolmie; first telephoto photograph made in BC. The Olympic Mountains as seen from the foot of Lampson Street; Victoria. "The top of Crown Mountain." Views in Buttle Lake Park; Vancouver Island; Buttle Lake near the middle. Views in Buttle Lake Park; Vancouver Island; members of the party around a camp fire at the lower... Views in Buttle Lake Park; Vancouver Island; an Elk River exploration party. "Myra Falls."

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Ellison family fonds

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  • textual record
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  • 1868-1973 (Creation)
    Ellison (family)

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18 cm of textual records, 265 photographs, 3 maps

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Price and Sophie Ellison lived in Vernon, B.C. Price Ellison was a politician and Sophie Ellison was a school teacher.

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The fonds consists of correspondence of Price Ellison, letters to Mrs. Sophie Ellison from her sons serving overseas, miscellaneous correspondence and notes by various members of the family, photographs and maps.

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Archives code(s): MS-0249; MS-0478; 98207-55; 98208-5; 98602-7; Map Reg. No. 14910A; Map Reg. No. 10953A; Map Reg. No.10954B.

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Accession number(s): 198208-005

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