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Charles Sedgwick fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR113
  • Fonds
  • 1970-1973

The fonds consists of 6 files of research material used in the production of Sedgwick's master of arts thesis concerning the Chinese community in Victoria, B.C.: The Context of Economic Change and Continuity in an Urban Overseas Chinese Community. The fonds includes photographs not reproduced in the thesis, and transcriptions of interviews with members of the Chinese community that include recollections of family, neighbours, neighbourhoods, and local businesses.

The files consist of the following:
1.1 Essay, Categories and Techniques of Fund Raising in an Overseas Chinese Community, Sedgwick, Charles P., May 1973
1.2 Photographs – 24 prints – b&w, colour: relating to Victoria Chinatown events, scenes and businesses. Some reproductions from BC Archives, Victoria Colonist, and photographer Don Alan Hall. 1 illustrated page removed from a publication.
1.3 Academic papers, other authors, relating to Chinese settlement in Victoria, in Canada and in North America
1.4 Research material, various sources, photocopies, lists, transcriptions, many with annotations
1.5 Research data, survey responses, historical records transcriptions, research sources
1.6 Field notes and supporting references

Sedgwick, Charles Peter, 1941-

Alta Lake School Board fonds

  • CA WMA 987.3
  • Fonds
  • 1932-1937

The fonds consists of correspondence, revenue and expenditure statements, inspection reports and annual reports, bills, and insurance records of the Alta Lake School Board.

Alta Lake School Board

Anthony Scott fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1942-2013

The fonds consists of correspondence, publication manuscripts and offprints, lecture, course notes and research files. The records offer extensive evidence of Scott's activities of teaching, research, publications and involvement with various government economic commissions. Also included are photographs (most of which are included in two scrapbooks), and a CD containing digital versions of much of Scott's written work since 1980.

Scott, Anthony, 1923-

Augusta Emily Williams fonds

  • CA SUM 991-82
  • Fonds
  • 1908-1914

The fonds consists of a diary and an account book.

Williams, Augusta Emily

Austin Smith fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR367
  • Fonds
  • 1947-1948

The fonds consists of newspaper clippings, lecture notes and assignments, and several examination questions for the following courses: Economics 200, German 100, Geography 102, Commerce 251, and English 200. Some of the assignments are marked and graded.

Smith, Austin

Gideon Rosenbluth fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1943-1986

The fonds consists of correspondence, reports, and minutes which document Rosenbluth's involvement with various associations and committees including the UBC Board of Governors and the Canadian Economic Association. The bulk of the material consists of files from the 1960s when he was chairman of the Salaries Committee of the Canadian Association of University Teachers.

Rosenbluth, Gideon

Helen Sonthoff fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1944-2000

Fonds consists of personal correspondence, newspaper clippings and manuscripts; as well as, memorial tributes, cards and letters of sympathy pertaining to the passing of Sonthoff. The fonds is arranged in the following series: Correspondence, Essays and Criticisms and Memorial Tributes.

Sonthoff, Helen

Estelle Watchorn fonds

  • CA NCAI 2000 026 M
  • Fonds
  • 1925-1928, 1941

The fonds consists of Watchorn's honour roll certificates as a pupil at North Ward Public School, a MacLean Method of Writing certificate, and a poem (1941) entitled "Miss Watchorn", written by one of her students, Shirley King.

Watchorn, Estelle

Faculty Board fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR179
  • Fonds
  • 1960-1963

The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence and reports. Includes agendas; submissions from departments and committees regarding courses; and recommendations concerning campus issues. Correspondence is primarily between Hickman and Cruickshank.

Victoria College (B.C.). Faculty Board

Lampson Street School Parent-Teacher Association fonds

  • CA EMA 991.3
  • Fonds
  • 1952-1977

The fonds consists of correspondence, ledger, membership lists, petitions relating to the closure of the Lampson Street School, and newsletters of the association.

Lampson Street School Parent-Teacher Association

Laurence Ricou fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1945-2008

The fonds consists of Ricou's correspondence during his teaching careers at the University of Lethbridge and UBC. The fonds also includes records relating to his involvement with the Association of Canadian University Teachers of English (ACUTE), book reviews, negotiated grants, Literary History of Canada, Canada research fellowships and a summer course taught on the writings of Malcolm Lowry. The fonds also contains research information pertaining to the life and work of Canadian author Patricia Blondal.

Ricou, Laurence R., 1944-

Leslie Ellenor fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1971-1978

The fonds consists of lecture notes from Ellenors college classes from 1971-1979. The fonds contains one series.

Ellenor, Leslie, 1935-

Lexicographical Research Centre fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR146
  • Fonds
  • 1953-1983

The fonds consists of records relating to the preparation of the "Dictionary of Canadian English", the Survey of Canadian English, and the revised "Canadian Dictionary" (CD2). Sub-series include unpublished academic papers, budgets, correspondence, applications, protocols and manuals, seminar material, personnel records, survey, CD2 lexical lists and proofs, log books, newsletters and other publicity material, reports and correspondence regarding English phrasal verbs, specialized vocabularies and word lists.

University of Victoria (B.C.). Lexicographical Research Centre

Library fonds

  • CA TWU F 42
  • Fonds
  • 1962-1997

The fonds consists of records dating from 1962 to 1997 that document the activities, functions, and decisions of the Director of Libraries. It provides a unique source of information regarding the establishment and expansion of services and resources available to students, faculty, staff, affiliates, and community borrowers, at the University Library. Series within the fonds include: Series 01: Correspondence and Memoranda; Series 02: Minutes of Meetings; Series 03: Financial Records; Series 04: Reports and Planning documents; Proposals; Series 05: Events; Newspaper Clippings; Series 06: Policies and Procedures; Series 07: Community Projects.

Trinity Western University. Library

Literary Society fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR187
  • Fonds
  • 1928-1938

The fonds consists of minutes, 1928-1938, and 2 letters from 1936.

Victoria College (B.C.). Literary Society

Frank F. Wesbrook fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1881-1918, 1980

The fonds consists of diaries, photographs, articles, speeches and reports, and miscellaneous material, all of which document Frank F. Wesbrook’s personal and professional activities. Also included are a collection of off-prints of scholarly articles relating to a variety of medical topics that Wesbrook collected or in some cases wrote.

Wesbrook, F.F. (Frank Fairchild)

Frank Read fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1932-1986

The fonds consists of scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, correspondence, speeches, publications and awards that chronicle Reads career as a rower and, more particularly as a rowing coach.

Read, Frank

Frank Snowsell fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR176
  • Fonds
  • 1954

The fonds consists of a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings about the book burning controversy, and correspondence between Snowsell, the Mount View Parent Teacher Association, the Federal Minister of Justice, and George R. Pearkes.

Snowsell, Frank

George F. Williamson fonds

  • CA EMA 988.10;V988.12
  • Fonds
  • 1925-1987

The fonds consists of registers (1925-1941) and of lists of students at Esquimalt High School (1926-1938), photographs of the school and students (1938-1940) and photographs of reunions in 1986 and 1987.

Williamson, George F., 1921-

Gerhard I. Peters fonds

  • CA MEN 987.6
  • Fonds
  • 1925-1985

The fonds consists of correspondence, reports, minutes, and reference material relating to Peter's life as a missionary and Christian educator. The fonds includes records pertaining to the Mennonite Benevolent Society (Abbotsford, B.C.), the Mennonite Foundation, the Mennonite Historical Society of British Columbia, and various Mennonite conferences and boards. The fonds also includes legal documents, correspondence, photographs, and the financial register of the Peters family.

Peters, Gerhard I., 1906-

Human Resources fonds

  • CA TWU F 39
  • Fonds
  • 1967-2001, predominant 1970-1980

The fonds consists of records that document the activities and functions of the Human Resources office at TWU. It provides a unique source of information regarding all personnel-related policies and procedures at the University, including salaries and benefits, recruitment, hiring, orientation, and review and evaluation. The minutes of the Staff Representative Committee are also found within this fonds (Series 03). This committee was established in 1997. As per an email message dated 09-12-97 the Chair of the committee was to sit on the new Administrative Council of the University. The committee is made up of 5 staff members, as well as 2 Ex-Officio (non-voting) members. The latter two were identified in 1997 as "The Director of Personnel" and the "President or Executive Assistant to the President." Series within the fonds include: Series 01: Correspondence and Memoranda; Series 02: Salary and Benefits; Series 03: Minutes of Meetings; Series 04: Financial Records; Series 05: Development Records; Series 06: General Personnel Records; Series 07: Events.

Trinity Western University. Human Resources

Ian Ross fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1969-1979, 1990

The fonds consists of two series - Publications and Arts I. The first includes original and copy edited typescripts for three of Ross's books: Lord Kames and the Scotland of His Day (1972), The Correspondence of Adam Smith (1977), and William Dunbar: A Critical Study (1981). The Arts I series consists of minutes, correspondence, reports and printed material arising from the establishment and assessment of the program.

Ross, Ian Simpson, 1930-

Institute of Oceanography fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1949-1978

The fonds consists of miscellaneous files from George Pickard's office (1949-1974), including records from the Canadian Committee on Oceanography (1960-1972). The bulk of the records are composed of departmental files including correspondence, grant material, and financial records. There is also a comprehensive set of oceanographic log sheets containing data collected between 1951 and 1978.

University of British Columbia. Institute of Oceanography

John Dell fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR336
  • Fonds
  • 1953-1999

The fonds consists of the following series: Victoria College student career, 1953-58; McPherson Library career, 1963-99; UVic logo and crest, 1961-66; Campus development slides, 1960-73.

Dell, John O.

East Langley Public School fonds

  • CA LCM MSS 173
  • Fonds
  • 1897-1904, 1931

The fonds consists of a visitors book of East Langley Public School (1897-1904), and a letter from the Langley Board of School Trustees to Mrs. Phyllis Terpstra of Langley Prairie, B.C., announcing her appointment to the position of Teacher at Glenwood School (1931).

East Langley Public School

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