Fonds 173-A-7 album A-6 - Hastings family fonds

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Hastings family fonds

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CA CVAN 173-A-7 album A-6

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  • 1866-1869 (Creation)
    Hastings (family)

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ca. 300 photographs

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George Fowler Hastings was a Rear Admiral in the British Navy posted to Esquimalt in 1867. He returned to England in 1869.

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The fonds consists of the Hastings family photograph album containing family portraits and photographs of ships, buildings, aboriginal peoples, Nanaimo, Victoria, the Cariboo Road, Esquimalt and sites in South America.

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BCAUL control number: CVAN-535

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