Fonds PR-0403 - Thomas William Parsons fonds

John Blakiston Gray, a sergeant with the Provincial Police at Telegraph Creek with two young Tahl... A Tahltan bear dog; known as Chips; T.W.S. Parsons collection Sketch of native dogs; T.W.S. Parsons collection BC Provincial Police Commissioner T.W.S. Parsons on horseback; box 3 of accession

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Thomas William Parsons fonds

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  • textual record
  • cartographic material
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  • 1904-1960 (Creation)
    Parsons, Thomas William Stanner, 1882-1960

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1.1 m of textual records, 400 photographs, 10 maps

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Thomas William Parsons was Commissioner of the B.C. Provincial Police.

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The fonds consists of official and private correspondence, diary, account and appointment books, photographs, reports, manuscripts of articles on police matters and radio plays. Fonds includes maps of Tweedsmuir Park and northern B.C.

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Archives code(s): MS-1134; 198006-028; Map Reg. No. 15321-15329; Map Reg. No. 22730; 74-A-105; E/E/P25; E/C/P252.9; E/D/P25.9.

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Accession number(s): 74A-105; 198006-028

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  • Box: 000566-0001
  • Box: 000566-0002
  • Box: 000566-0003
  • Box: 000566-0004