Series MS-1118 - Terry Finney papers

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Terry Finney papers

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  • 1924-1977 (Creation)

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Originals, 30 cm

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Finney joined the Royal Air Force in 1924 as a Pilot Officer and immigrated to Canada in 1929. He moved to British Columbia from Montreal in 1933 and prepared aviation correspondence courses for the Dept. of Education, was active in the Aero Club of British Columbia and other aviation clubs and trained pilots during the Second World War and civilians in the post-war years.

The records includes Finney's log-books, 1924-1939, log-book of Ruth V. Johnson, 1946-1951, biographical material, personal papers, correspondence with the Aero Club of B.C, Marjorie L. Todd and others, Department of Education aviation correspondence courses and examinations, and miscellaneous material.

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Presented by Don McNeill, Pitt Meadows, 1979.


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Tape recorded reminiscences have been transferred to Sound and Moving Images; catalogue numbers tape 3676/1 and tape 3676/2.

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Accession number(s): 79-004

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