Fonds PR-0879 - Helmcken family fonds

W.R. Higgins, Masonic certificate; letter from Chinese servant [Edge of unidentified lake or sea] [Beacon Hill duck pond] [Looking out over Esquimalt Harbour towards Fisgard Lighthouse] [Flooded farm land] [Beacon Hill Park, stone bridge] [Parliament Buildings, Victoria] [Horse-drawn reaper] [Pond, island, ducks] [Helmcken family car?] [Welcome Arch, Victoria] [Helmcken House] [St. Joseph's Hospital float, parade, Victoria] [Parade, Victoria] [Unidentified church] [Horses and carriage, Victoria parade?] [Parade on Douglas Street, Victoria] [Parade float, Victoria] [Ruth and John McTavish photographed with their catch of fish from Deadman's Creek, aka Crai... [Unidentified building - Gorge Hotel?] [John Sebastian Helmcken]

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Helmcken family fonds

General material designation

  • textual record
  • microform
  • graphic material

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.

Level of description

Fonds

Reference code

PR-0879

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1848-1920 (Creation)
    Creator
    Helmcken (family)

Physical description area

Physical description

1.4 m of textual records, 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm, 20 photographs

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

Biographical history

J.S. Helmcken was a doctor and politician who served as Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Vancouver Island and on the Executive Council of British Columbia.

Custodial history

Scope and content

The fonds consists of the papers of Dr. John Sebastian and Harry Dallas Helmcken. Also includes certified copies of various death certificates, correspondence, account books, contracts, medical notebooks and case books of the other members of the Helmcken family. [Portion of the fonds also available on microfilm.]

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

File list available for MS-0505. Item level descriptions available for MS-3319.

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

General note

Archives code(s): MS-0505; MS-0658.

General note

Accession number(s): MS-0505, 2012.69

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres