Fonds PR-0039 - Ross Wilson fonds

Thrashing in front of the granary; Sidney Island. Log house at East Bay on Sidney Island; Ross Wilson, Jessie M. Murray, H.G. Wilson. Group with dog in oat field on Sidney Island; Milly Church, Jessie Murray, and H.E. Wilson. Farmers home on Sidney Island. Bringing oats in from the field; Sidney Island. Kilns of the Sidney Island Brickworks Farming on Sidney Island. Farm on Sidney Island. Farming on Sidney Island.

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Ross Wilson fonds

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  • multiple media

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  • 1910 - 1974 (Creation)
    Wilson, Ross

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5 cm of textual records, 22 photographs

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Ross Wilson was a resident of Vancouver who had family living in Victoria.

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The fonds consists of photocopies of the histories of the Eilbeck family, the Ross family and the Beedy Beede family and a centennial booklet. The fonds also include Wilson's photographs of scenes on Sidney Island and in other areas of Vancouver Island.

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Archives code(s): MS-0335; MS-0336; MS-0337; MS-1022; 198208-067.

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Accession number(s): 75-152; 78-243A; 73-023; 75-020; 198208-067; 197907-001; 197811-037; 197910-018

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