Series MS-2466 - Fairbridge Farm School Alumni Association papers

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Fairbridge Farm School Alumni Association papers

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  • 1946-1975 (Creation)
    Fairbridge Alumni Association

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Originals, 10 cm

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The Fairbridge Alumni Association was formed as an organization of former students at the Fairbridge Farm Schools, institutions aimed at resettling underprivileged British children in Canada.

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Records of the Fairbridge Alumni Association and predecessor organization, Old Fairbridgian Association. Members of the association were formerly trainees at the Prince of Wales Fairbridge Farm School, ca. 1935-1951. Records include correspondence (1946-1975), minutes (1947-1970), newsletters and gazettes (1950-1954), constitution and financial reports 1964-1974), account books and receipts, and addresses of alumni, ca. 1953-1962. The records were maintained by the Rev. Thomas E. Speed, a Fairbridge alumnus. Photographs transferred to Visual Records Division.

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Donated on behalf of the Alumni Association by the Rev. T.E. Speed, Vancouver, 1987.


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Accession number(s): 87-086

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