Fonds PR-0550 - Roderick MacDonald fonds

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Roderick MacDonald fonds

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  • 1911, 1933-1973 (Creation)
    MacDonald, Roderick Charles, 1885-

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24 cm of textual records

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Roderick MacDonald was born in Scotland, coming to Canada in 1907 where he was first employed by the Provincial Government at New Westminster. He eventually established his own business, MacDonald Shoes, in 1917. From 1922 to 1941, he was elected to the municipal council of Coquitlam, B.C., serving as Reeve for eighteen years. In 1941, he was elected MLA to the provincial legislature. From 1946 to 1952, he served as Minister of Mines and Minister of Municipal Affairs.

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The fonds consists of speeches, clippings, photographs and various papers.

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Archives code(s): MS-0608

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