Fonds - Vancouver Maritime Museum Archives collection

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Vancouver Maritime Museum Archives collection

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Fonds

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CA VMM

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  • 1828-1990, predominant 1898-1960 (Creation)

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2.0 m of textual records and graphic material;16 audiocassette tapes

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Custodial history

Where applicable, known donor information has been recorded; however the provenance of many records in this collection is unknown.

Scope and content

The Vancouver Maritime Museum Archives collection consists of archival records donated to the Vancouver Maritime Museum from a wide variety of sources over a period of fifty years since the museum opened. Some of the archival records were originally processed and filed as the Library "ephemera" collection. They have since been removed from the Library database and processed as part of this collection.;The collection consists of correspondence; merchant service and naval certificates; reports and research notes; journals, diaries and logbooks; ledgers; vessel construction plans; photographs and negatives; newsletters, and oral histories recorded on DVDs and audiocassette tapes.

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Consult with Archivist for access to materials. Some records are in fragile condition and require specialized handling.

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BCAUL control number: VMM-13

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