Collection GR-1069 - Herald Street collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Herald Street collection

General material designation

  • textual record

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

Level of description

Collection

Reference code

GR-1069

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Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1849 to 1970] (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

Ca. 10 m of textual records

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Custodial history

Scope and content

The collection consists of records created ca. 1849 to 1970 by the Dept. of Lands and Works and related departments, including pre-Confederation government bodies.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

The records known as the Herald Street Collection were stored in a government warehouse on Herald Street in Victoria and were transferred to the BC Archives around 1980.

Arrangement

The records were stored in a government warehouse on Herald Street in Victoria and were transferred to the BC Archives around 1980. The records were in no particular order and were inventoried by Archives staff. Lists were made that identified individual records as inventory I and Inventory II. Some items were removed from the inventory and described with individual GR numbers.

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Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

No access restrictions apply.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Some lower level descriptions available. Hard copy inventory binders available in the reference room.

Associated materials

Some of the records from this collection have been described separately as GR's.

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Accruals

No further accruals expected

General note

Archives code(s): GR-1069.

General note

Accession number(s): GR-1069

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