RBSC / OSC Archives

Series - Research

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  • 1805-2006 (Creation)

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339 cm of textual records and other material

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Thomas, Philip J. (1921-2007)

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Series documents Thomas’ research into the folk songs and history of British Columbia. Material includes articles, lyrics, music sheets, photographs, and music catalogues. The series is arranged into the six following subseries: history, music, people, photographs, record catalogue, and song files.

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Series is arranged in alphabetical order according to subject. These subjects were created before donation to Rare Books and Special Collections.

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