Fonds AR064 - Mary Wallace Hamilton fonds

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Mary Wallace Hamilton fonds

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  • 1907 - 1950 (Creation)
    Hamilton, Mary Wallace, 1891-1987

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50 cm of textual records

42 photographs

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Mary Wallace Hamilton was born in New Westminster B.C. in 1891, attended School on Pender Island and subsequently Victoria High School. She graduated from McGill University in 1914 and taught 37 years (1914–51) at Victoria High School. In 1921–22 she took a year off, traveled around Europe and visited friends and relatives. She died in 1987.

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Fonds consists of the following series: academic diplomas, 1907-1914; personal correspondence from Hamilton to her family during a trip to Europe, 1921-1922; and photographs of her European travels; other photographs documenting Hamilton's time at Victoria College, 1909-1950.

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1990-028, 2005-014

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