Fonds - W. Earle Dickey fonds

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W. Earle Dickey fonds

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  • [1888]-1977, predominant 1930-1977 (Creation)
    Dickey, William Earle

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25 cm of textual records and other material

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William Earle Dickey was a municipal employee, newspaper correspondent and Chairperson of the tourist bureau in Revelstoke, B.C.

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The majority of the textual material was transferred from BC Archives (supplied title: Earle Dickey papers) in 1986. The remainder (including all photographic material) was donated by Claire Cerolini, daughter of Earle and Estelle Dickey.

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The fonds consists of three series: correspondence (12 files), research notes and drafts (41 files), photography (4 files). The material relates to Revelstoke and district, including Columbia River and Upper Arrow Lake.

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Series level descriptions available for all material. File and item level descriptions available for all photographic material.

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BCAUL control number: RMA-758

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