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Fonds MS-0361;MS-0676;Map Reg. No. 12916-12928;98501-11 - Louis LeBourdais fonds

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Louis LeBourdais fonds

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CA BCA MS-0361;MS-0676;Map Reg. No. 12916-12928;98501-11

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  • 1870-1957 (Creation)
    LeBourdais, Louis

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1.36 m of textual records;246 photographs;12 maps

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LeBourdais, Louis (1888-1947)

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Louis LeBourdais was an amateur historian who served the Cariboo District as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for 12 years. He had mining interests in the Barkerville area, and in the 1920s and 1930s he travelled around the area gathering historical information.

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The fonds consists of correspondence, subject files, notes, drafts of articles, personal papers, and photographs relating to LeBourdais' interest in the history of the Cariboo. Fonds includes mining maps of the central interior of B.C. [Also available on microfilm.]

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File list available for MS-0676.

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  • Alpha-numeric designations: BCAUL control number: BCA-634

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