Fonds PR-1290 - John Clark fonds

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John Clark fonds

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  • 1921-1974 (Creation)
    Clark, John, 1886-1976

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3.4 m of textual records

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John Clark was born in Dundas, Ontario. He received his B.A. from the University of Toronto and became a lawyer in 1910. He formed a partnership in B.C. the following year. In 1915, he was given command of the 72nd Overseas Battalion and in 1918 was promoted to Brigadier-General. He served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Vancouver Burrard from 1921 to 1930. Clark was active in the Canadian Bar Association.

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The fonds consists of correspondence, addresses, and scrapbooks relating to John Clark's legal practice and political affairs.

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Archives code(s): MS-0815

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