Fonds Add. MSS. 665 - Alexander Philip fonds

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Alexander Philip fonds

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CA CVAN Add. MSS. 665

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  • 1899-1902 (Creation)
    Philip, Alexander

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4 cm of textual records

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Alexander Philip was a real estate agent, barrister and notary public who worked in Vancouver at the turn of the century. He had come from Glasgow, Scotland. Philip had several real estate companies between 1898 and 1904. He also served as the Clerk of the Municipality of North Vancouver from 1902, the Business manager of the B.C. Presbyterian and the B.C. Trade Budget and was Secretary for the Richmond Farmers' Institute.

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The fonds consists primarily of correspondence which reflects Philip's work of a real estate agent and other endeavours.

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BCAUL control number: CVAN-345

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