Collection MS 49 A2001.296 - Rossland Cooperative Transportation Society Collection

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Rossland Cooperative Transportation Society Collection

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  • Textual record
  • Photographic material

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on content of collection

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CA RMDC MS 49 A2001.296

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  • 1936-[1976?] (Creation)
    Rossland Cooperative Transportation Society

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Physical description

32.7 cm of textual records and photographs

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Biographical history

The Rossland Cooperative Transportation Society was organized in 1932 and incorporated in 1933 to perform the service of transporting members from their homes in Rossland to their places of employment at Cominco plants in Trail.

Custodial history

Scope and content

Ranging from 1932 to 1956, collection includes:

  1. constitution
  2. history
  3. minutes
  4. correspondence
  5. financial records
  6. legal records
  7. reports
  8. publications
  9. ephemera
  10. photographs
  11. clippings

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Physical condition


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Arranged according to RAD and institutional guidelines

Language of material

  • English

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    Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

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    Finding aids under development

    Associated materials

    A2020.000.411 - Plan depicting a proposed heating system for the Cooperative Society garage in Rossland.


    No further accruals expected

    Alpha-numeric designations

    BCAUL control number: RHM-1077

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    Institution identifier

    Rossland Museum & Discovery Centre

    Rules or conventions

    Rules of Archival Description and institutional guidelines.



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    Dates of creation, revision and deletion

    Created: 15/10/2022
    Revised: 02/11/2022

    Language of description

    • English

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