Fonds PR-0653 - William Henry Lomas fonds

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William Henry Lomas fonds

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PR-0653

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  • 1864-1882 (Creation)
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    Lomas, William Henry, d. 1899

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11 cm of textual records

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William Lomas owned land in the Somenos area of Vancouver Island. He was appointed Indian Agent for the Cowichan Indian Agency in the 1880s.

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The fonds consists of a notebook, diaries, correspondence, and receipts of Lomas, primarily pertaining to his role as Cowichan Indian agent. Fonds includes bylaws governing life on the Cowichan Indian Reserve, petitions by residents, letters, an attendance register of the Cowichan Indian School and subscription lists for a hospital.

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Archives code(s): MS-0986; MS-1236; MS-2823; F/5/C84; F/5/L83

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