Fonds RBSC-ARC-1693 - Boag Foundation fonds

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Boag Foundation fonds

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RBSC-ARC-1693

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物理描述

9 microfilm rolls : negative ; 16 mm

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文献著录版块

创建者名称

(1944 -)

管理历史

The Allan Boag Foundation is a grant giving non-profit society that was established in 1944. Its goals are to promote the principles of democratic Socialism. It sponsors educational projects, grants, and scholarships.

Allan Boag arrived in Vancouver from Scotland in 1894. Initially, he worked at his trade as a foundryman until 1918. Following a recession, he spent several years as a self-employed grocer and nurseryman, acquiring properties throughout Vancouver. The eventual increase in value of these properties led to the establishment of Boag’s wealth. In agreement with his views about the failings of the economic and social system which prevailed that he had formed during his less profitable years, Boag turned over all of his possessions to a trust at the time of his death in 1944. Allan Boag’s vision that a humane and equitable society could be achieved through the development of a democratic socialist society us reflected through the goals and activities of the Foundation.

The Foundation focuses on promoting the furtherance of workers’ education in the disciplines of history, economics, social and political economy and trade union organization. Through a diverse range of activities the Foundation seeks to accomplish these directives. Annual scholarships are maintained at three universities. Grants of books, studies and special collections have been provided to university and college libraries. The Foundation has published and has assisted authors to publish. For many years the Foundation operated a labour school called Boag House and continues to assist special programs at the Canadian Labour Congress Winter School.

保管历史

During their use, records were created and kept by the Boag Foundation. In 1996, records were transferred to microfilm reels by Precision Micrographic Services Inc. The material was then donated in microfilm form to the UBC Rare Books and Special Collections on October 28, 2010 by Seline Kutan on behalf of the Boag Foundation.

范围和内容

The records of this fonds were created by the Boag Foundation offices. Contents include historical files, administrative records, accounting and financial documents and project files relating to the activities of the foundation.

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Box numbers correspond with microfilm roll numbers. See reference code in file descriptions to locate roll number.

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