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Kneen's Builder's Supplies fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1933, 1950

Fonds consists of an official copy of an Order-in-Council issued by the federal Department of Public Works approving an application by Kneen's Builder's Supplies to build a wharf in Commercial Inlet (1950). Also includes correspondence from the Public Works Department (1933) and a hand drawn sketch of the subject area.

Kneen's Builder's Supplies

Laurence Manson fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1878-1905, [194-]

Fonds consists predominantly of the business and personal records of Laurence Manson but also includes some records of other family members. The fonds is arranged in two series: 1) Business records and 2) Personal records.

Manson, Laurence

Fruit Growers Mutual Insurance Company fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1955-1974

The fonds consists of minutes of the Board of Directors meetings and of annual general meetings, contracts for reinsurance, some client files, which contain copies of automobile insurance coverage issued by the Fruit Growers Mutual Insurance Company to clients in the Kelowna, B.C. area, a file of job definitions, and three ledgers for the period 1968 to 1974: insurance ledger (1968-1974); general ledger (1972-1974); and a record of claims paid, reconciled, outstanding and incurred (1970 and 1974).

Fruit Growers Mutual Insurance Company

Dominion Express Company (Nanaimo) fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1897-1898

Fonds consists of a letterbook which records dates, destinations and delivery charges of the Dominion Express Company in Nanaimo. Some correspondence is included. William McGirr was agent of the Nanaimo office in 1898.

Dominion Express Company (Nanaimo, B.C.)

Cornelius Bryant collection

  • Fonds
  • Photocopied ca. 1975 (originally created 1880 -1893)

Collection consists of a page from an album that includes a British program for the 1887 Harvest Festival Service led by Cornelius Bryant and a file of photocopied receipts and invoices from Nanaimo businesses, 1880-1893. The receipts may have been collected by M.A. Kenny whose name appeared on the envelope that contained them.

Bond's Fish & Chips Restaurant fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1952

Fonds consists of newspaper clippings and interior and exterior photographs of the Bond's restaurant location at 449 Nicol Street. Also includes images of Warner and Laurie Bond.

Bond's Fish & Chips Restaurant

Britannia Hotel fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1903-1913

Fonds consists of a ledger recording the monthly receipts and expenditures of the hotel. Each double page covers one month. The daily total of receipts is entered on the left hand leaf and the right hand folio has the specific expenditures of each day.

Britannia Hotel (Nanaimo, B.C.)

C.B. Hume and Co. Ltd. fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1902-1937

The fonds consists of minutes, financial statements, deeds, stock certificates, correspondence, tax records, insurance documents, account ledgers and photographs.

C.B. Hume and Company

Cameron Lake Chalet fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1912-1936

The fonds consists of the hotel registers (1912-1936) of the Cameron Lake Chalet.

Cameron Lake Chalet

A.E. Planta fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1903-1911

The fonds consists of business correspondence (1903-1908), Fire Insurance applications and policy reports (1908-1909), and a receipt book (1911).

Planta, A.E., b. 1868

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Archives collection

  • Fonds
  • 1940-1967

The collection consists of photographs from the CIBC Archives. Larger images were taken in the 1940s of the interior and exterior of the Canadian Bank of Commerce on Alexander Ave. Later images were taken in 1967 after the Montebello fire and illustrate the streetscape in the downtown core. The source of the 1967 images is CIBCs premise department collection. The collection consists of laser prints and corresponding digital images.

Grindrod Recreation Park Ltd. fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1922-1975

Fonds consists of articles of incorporation (1922) and two accounting ledgers (1922-1975). Of note is a list of subscribers in the 1922-1930 account book, and a record of costs associated with purchasing the property.

Grindrod Recreation Park

Guy Constable fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1908-1969

The fonds consists of correspondence, reports, minutes, and diaries pertaining to Constable's activities in promoting the development of the Columbia-Kootenay watershed. Fonds includes photographs of the Creston Valley (predominantly from 1945) and maps of the Columbia-Kootenay watershed area. Fonds includes records relating to the Creston Power, Light and Telephone Company, the Kootenay Valley Power and Development Company, various farmers' associations, and the Creston Board of Trade/Chamber of Commerce. It also includes copies of provincial and federal documents relating to development in the Columbia-Kootenay watershed.

Constable, Guy

Creston Chamber of Commerce fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1914-1977

The fonds consists of minutes of the Creston Chamber of Commerce and the Creston Board of Trade.

Creston Chamber of Commerce

British Columbia Fruit Growers Mutual Hail Insurance Company fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1949-1970

The fonds consists of the records of the British Columbia Fruit Growers Association, Hail Insurance Committee and its successor, British Columbia Fruit Growers Mutual Hail Insurance Company. The records of the Hail Insurance Committee include minutes of committee meetings, 1949-1950. The records of the Mutual Hail Insurance Company primarily consist of minutes of the Board of Directors meetings and annual general meetings; correspondence, filed with the minutes; the First Annual Report (1950); the 1951 corporate by-laws, as amended in 1953; and a few pamphlets on the topics of crop and hail insurance.

British Columbia Fruit Growers Mutual Hail Insurance Company

Chapel of Flowers, Westwood Hirst Funeral Home fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1947-1951

Fonds consists of a funeral record book and ledger that records death details and funeral arrangements. Categories include name, age, place, cause and date of death, occupation, place of birth, where buried, name of doctor, and information about various costs related to the funeral. Also includes a surname index.

Chapel of Flowers, Westwood Hirst Funeral Home fonds

Charles Holten fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1886-1944

The fonds consists of personal documents, property records, notebooks, and ephemera. Fonds includes records of Phyllis Edwards, a nurse who was a relative of the Holten family. Fonds also includes photographs of the Holten, Edwards, and Hamilton families and of scenes in and around Revelstoke.

Holten, Charles

Fulton Hardware fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1910-1921

Fonds consists of accounts payable ledgers, invoices, cancelled cheques, counter sale receipts, invoices, a Union Bank of Canada bank book, coupon books, metal and plumbing catalogues, and sample advertisements for Fulton Hardware and Murrin Hardware.

Fulton Hardware

Henry Hope fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1928-1956

The fonds consists of receipt books, statements of account, and tax statements.

Hope, Henry

Enderby and District Chamber of Commerce fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1909-1996, predominant 1972-1992

The fonds consists of records kept by the Enderby & District Chamber of Commerce and its predecessor the Enderby Board of Trade. Includes minutes, financial reports, correspondence, publications, and reports and the Constitution and Certificate of Incorporation of the Chamber of Commerce. The minutes and correspondence reflect the major concerns and issues of the community.

Enderby and District Chamber of Commerce

McLean family fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1892-1921

The fonds consists of property tax assessments and receipts for various Nanaimo properties and general receipts (1895-1915) from Nanaimo businesses and residents, particularly for orders of lumber.

McLean (family)

Matt Hassen and Son fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1921-1952

The fonds consists of correspondence, auction papers, daybooks, cashbook, receipts, announcements, and sales catalogues.

Matt Hassen and Son (Firm)

Mayer's Red House fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1866-1875, predominant 1866

The fonds consists of an account book. It is arranged by family name of account holder, and lists dates and items purchased.

Mayer's Red House

Mount MacKenzie Ski Developments Ltd. fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1958-1980

Fonds consists of three series: Minutes, Membership & Incorporation Documents series (1958-1979); Financial and Legal Documents Series (1965-1980); Operations Series (1977-1980). Fonds includes minutes of directors' and members' meetings, operational records, incoming correspondence, financial reports and Public Relations materials.

Mount MacKenzie Ski Developments

John MacDonald fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1902-1905

The fonds consists of receipts for various goods and services.

Macdonald, John

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