Fonds MS-0854;97901-68;T3224:1-18 - Leo Nimsick fonds

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Leo Nimsick fonds

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CA BCA MS-0854;97901-68;T3224:1-18

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  • 1923-1972 (Creation)
    Nimsick, Leo, 1908-

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1.1 m of textual records;11 photographs;18 sound cassettes

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Leo Nimsick was born in Rossland, B.C. He had many occupations, including diamond drilling and dairy farming. He eventually joined Cominco, staying there for 40 years until his retirement at the age of 60. He represented the Kootenay riding in the provincial legislature under the CCF/NDP banner from 1937 to 1975.

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The fonds consists of Nimsick's correspondence as an MLA, sessional notebooks, speeches, subject files, family records, photographs and sound recording. [Also available on microfilm.]

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BCAUL control number: BCA-339

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