Fonds AR281 - Frank and Cecilia Sylvester family fonds

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Frank and Cecilia Sylvester family fonds

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CA UVICARCH AR281

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30 cm of textual records;269 photographs

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Lawrence and Ruby Macrae collected and maintained their family archives.

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The fonds consists of 4 series: the Frank Sylvester series, ca. 1862-1908; the Cecelia Davies Sylvester series, ca. 1854-1928; Family ephemera series, 1867-1918, and Photographs, ca. 1870-1950. The Frank Sylvester series includes: cannery contracts, legal invoices, lecture manuscripts, and a diary. The Cecelia Davies Sylvester series includes: an autograph book, and scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs and ephemera. The Family ephemera series includes: biographical information, documents, pamphlets and publications. The Photographs series includes: photographs, negatives, and glass plate negatives.

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Inventory available with series and file level control.

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frank-and-cecilia-sylvester-family-fonds

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2013-02-05

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  • English

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