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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-

Gerrard Burke Nagle fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1894-1908

Fonds consists of correspondence relating to activities as a surveyor and timber cruiser in the Revelstoke area.

Nagle, Gerrard Burke

Groos family fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1895-1896, [ca. 1951-1955]

The fonds consists of family photograph album (1895-1896) belonging to Mrs. Groos' mother Mrs. Pooley; plans and photographs of the vessel Elissa; photographs of the vessel Balclutha before and after restoration; correspondence to Commander Groos regarding history of the HMCS Shearwater from G.C. Ethridge; correspondence, documentation and registry records relating to the barque Elissa, purchased by Groos.

Groos (family)

Gwen Miller fonds

  • CA LMA MS 2
  • Fonds
  • 1937-1979

The fonds consists of the personal records of Gwen Miller from 1937-1979. Includes personal data documents, ephemera and photographs which document her family life, social activities, her teaching career and community life. Fonds also includes some personal ephemera of Mr. Wilson Miller, collected during his military service from 1941-1943.

Miller, Gwen, 1917-

Gwendolyn Thomas fonds

  • Fonds
  • Copied ca. 1988 (originally created ca. 1940)

Fonds consists of two certificates issued to Thomas: a Roll of Honour Certificate from Quennell School (1915) and a High School Entrance Certificate (1918). Includes reprints of a image of the entrance to Baxter's studio [on Victoria Crescent] and a view of the intersection of Wallace and Commercial Streets showing Spencer's and Safeway stores. Also includes an unidentified class photograph that was left at Baxter's studio.

Thomas, Gwendolyn

H.J. Perrier fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1915-1918]

The fonds consists of glass plate negatives, contact prints made from those negatives and ephemera.

Perrier, Hector Joseph

Haney family fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1890-1963

The fonds consists of correspondence, tax and assessment notices and receipts, financial records, certificates and ephemera of the Haney family, including records of R.J. Haney, Robert Verron Haney, Margaret Haney, Marjorie Haney Fulton, and R.J. Haney.

Haney (family)

Hardie family fonds

  • CA EMA V990.16
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900-1930]

The fonds consists of photographs depicting members of the Hardie family.

Hardie (family)

Harris family fonds

  • CA PMM A1983.0004;A1985.0002
  • Fonds
  • 1869-1937

The fonds consists of a memorial records booklet for Mary Jane Harris who died February 12, 1937, a thank you note, also addressed to Mary Jane, for her work in behalf of the school, and a photo album containing unidentified photos. Additionally, there is a Christmas greeting from Ico Icau. Fonds also includes a telephone directory, various journals and papers, the book "Presbyterianism in BC", and a high school diploma and a school certificate in the name of F. Harris.

Harris (family)

Haruko Kobayakawa fonds

  • CA JCN 1995-146
  • Fonds
  • 1922-1989

The fonds consists of records relating to the Redress Committee (1963-1987), and Haruko Kobayakawa's application for redress (1989). Fonds also includes wartime correspondence (1942-1949), financial records (1922-1941 and 1957-1989), as well as scrapbooks and diaries (1929-1985). Photographs depict friends and family.

Kobayakawa, Haruko

Haruo Ichikawa collection

  • CA JCN 94/52
  • Fonds
  • 1919-1991

Collection consists of photographs depicting Ichikawa's youth in Japan, internment at Petawawa, Ont. and East Lillooet, B.C., and his daffodil farm in Bradner, B.C.

Hayashi family fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900-1946]

The fonds consists of family photographs of the Hayashi family, including scenes of Japanese-Canadian life in Vancouver, in New Denver, B.C., and in Schreiber, Ontario.

Hayashi (family)

Hayes family fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1886-[ca. 1962]

The fonds consists of personal and business correspondence, bills, and receipts.

Hayes (family)

Hazel Foster fonds

  • CA EMA V992.3
  • Fonds
  • 1918-1976

The fonds consists of school records (including diplomas and report cards) and school photographs of Hazel Foster at Esquimalt Public School.

Foster, Hazel

Helen Dawe collection

  • Fonds
  • ca. 1820-1996

The collection consists of documents, etc. concerning Sechelt and District's development and growth, residents' remembrances of early life on the Sunshine Coast and Helen Dawe's family history. The collection consists of 29 series and includes notes by Helen Dawe, correspondence, printed material, business records, government reports, Sechelt Council and other organisations' minutes and reports, photographs, maps, and plans, oral history tapes, slides and films, scrapbooks, books, newspapers, and local newspaper microfilms, artifacts and ephemera.

Henry Charles Fraser fonds : [ca. 1875]-1912

  • CA SAM RG 79/1
  • Fonds
  • [Photocopied 198-]

The fonds consists of photocopies of material created by Fraser. It includes correspondence, 1876; diaries, 1887-1912; letters and documents; and photographs, ca. 1875.

Fraser, Henry Charles, b. 1837

Henry George Grainger fonds

  • CA MMB L1584
  • Fonds
  • 1900-1905

The fonds consists of a continuous certificate of discharge (1900-1905) noting name of ship, date, rating, place of discharge, description of voyage and signature of master. Also contains comments on seaman's character.

Grainger, Henry George, b. 1884

Henry H. McFarlane fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1913-1914

The fonds consists of patents from several countries for an envelope and rail track (1913-1914); a collection of handwritten lyrics, some with music; a letter concerning a published lyric; and, a crayon sketch.

McFarlane, Henry H.

Henry Harland fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1889-1892

Fonds includes the probate records of Henry Harland, including affidavits by John Harland, Oliver Harvey, and A.L. Fortune, certificates, results of the distribution, and invoices. It also includes the probate records of Thomas Harland, Henry's brother, who died intestate in Enderby, March 28, 1891 while assisting in winding up his brother's estate. Of special interest is an affidavit written by Alexander Leslie Fortune, Henry Harland's partner, who describes their activities and lists the quantity and value of their farm products and implements, their income, expenses and debt.

Harland, Henry

Henry Wesley Tavender fonds

  • CA SUM 991-69-79
  • Fonds
  • 1891-1927

The fonds consists of homestead receipts, agreements, tax records, correspondence, and a manuscript on the history of the Tavender family.

Tavender, Henry Wesley, d. 1948

Herbert Chow fonds

  • CA FFG 981.34
  • Fonds
  • 1960

The fonds consists of personal correspondence between Herbert Chow and L. Orr.

Chow, Herbert

Herring family fonds

  • CA NWM 028
  • Fonds
  • 1868-1953

The fonds consists of letters, programmes, and fishing licences.

Herring (family)

Herman Gesell fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1912-1971

The fonds consists of water and oil paintings, oil pastel drawings, correspondence, the published writings of Silvio Gesell and ephemera.

Gesell, Herman

Holding family fonds

  • CA LCM MSS 40
  • Fonds
  • 19--

The fonds consists of stories told to Mrs. Jessie Alice Thompson (nee Holding) by her father relating to his boyhood in Australia and his youth in Fort Langley, B.C.

Holding (family)

Hooper family fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1907, 1909, 1943, 1977

Fonds consists of birth certificates and passports of Aina and Hector Hooper and a copy of their marriage registration.

Hooper (family)

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