Fonds MS 36 - Royal Canadian Legion Branch 150 fonds

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Royal Canadian Legion Branch 150 fonds

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  • 1947 - 2000 (Creation)
    Royal Canadian Legion Branch 150

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45.5 cm of textual records
34 photographs
1 architectural drawing

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The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 150 was established in 1936 on Bowen Island as a local branch of what was then known as the Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League. In the 1960s, RCL Branch 150 built a Legion Hall, which became the social center of the island for the next twenty years. Currently, the Legion hall offers community suppers, hosts a Remembrance celebration, maintains the family assistance fund, hosts veterans groups, contributes to the Memorial Garden, and maintains the Cenotaph.

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The fonds consists of administrative, operational, and financial records created and accumulated by the Royal Canadian Legion's Bowen Island Branch, RCL Branch 150. Textual records consist predominantly of minutes (1947-1989) and correspondence (1968-2000), and also include memoranda, reports, the visitor’s register, and various published materials. Photographs are of RLC Branch 150 and Ladies Auxiliary RCL Branch 150 members at various functions.

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Created 20 August, 2012

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