Series MS-3144 - Guichon family records

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Guichon family records

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  • textual record

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  • 1892-2013 (Creation)

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1.7 m of textual records

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The series consists of records created by the Guichon family between 1892 and 2013. Most of the records were created by or are about Lawrence Peter Guichon and include his diaries and various notebooks, correspondence, news clippings, pamphlets and two large scrapbooks.

The series also includes records about the family created for the family reunion in 1993. These include detailed genealogies of various branches of the family as well as correspondence and information files regarding the reunion.

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Some files had evidence of mold upon receipt.

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Donated by the Guichon family in 2014 and 2017.


Records were received in file folders and were arranged by original processing archivist.

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Accession number(s): 2014.101, 2014.102, 2017.144


Records were moved into acid free folders and boxes. Moldy files were frozen and cleaned.

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