Title and statement of responsibility area
Frederick Bell fonds
General material designation
- textual record
- cartographic material
- graphic material
- multiple media
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
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Dates of creation area
- Bell, Frederick, 1883-1971
Physical description area
98 cm of textual records, 163 photographs, 37 maps
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Frederick Bell was a physician who served in World War I. He was Superintendent of Vancouver General Hospital from 1923-1931 and of Shaughnessy Hospital from 1941-1949.
Accession 2014.111 transferred to the BC Archives in 2014 by the B.C. Medical Association.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of diaries, correspondence and miscellaneous papers. Fonds includes photographs of Garibaldi Park and of the Bell Family, as well as copies of prints from the National Archives of Canada and approximately 37 published maps. The fonds also includes files on hospital accreditation created by F.C. Bell between 1955 and 1959.
Immediate source of acquisition
Most accessions donated by the Bell family.
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There are series level descriptions and a file list for MS-1095.
Archives code(s): MS-1095; MS-3170
Accession number(s): 198612-005; 198206-045; 74-041; 2014.111; M889045