Fonds - Alexander Henry Cameron fonds

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Alexander Henry Cameron fonds

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  • 1877-1928 (Creation)
    Creator
    Cameron, Alexander Henry

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36 cm of textual records

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Name of creator

(1845-1931)

Biographical history

Alexander Cameron was born in Nova Scotia and educated at Dalhousie University and Queen's University, where he studied theology. He was ordained by Ottawa Presbytery in 1874 and served as missionary to CPR construction camps, first between Winnipeg and Fort William (1878-1885), and then between Revelstoke and Calgary (1885-1902). He served other charges in B.C. until retiring in 1915.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of the following record series: Diaries (1886-1887, 1891, 1902-1928); Sermons (1877-1912); Scrapbooks (1878-[1899?]); and Notebooks (1877).

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Fragile

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Acquisition was not documented; fonds was acquired prior to 2006

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  • English

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No further accruals expected

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BCAUL control number: UCCBC-36

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PRIV 55

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Final

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Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised June 11, 2019

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  • English

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