Collection RBSC-ARC-1788 - Stephen C. Lunsford collection

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Stephen C. Lunsford collection

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RBSC-ARC-1788

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  • 1858- 1870 (Creation)

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15 cm of textual records

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This collection consists of materials related to early British Columbia history in the years when BC was still a British colony, prior to joining Canada in 1871. The collection consists of colonial government documents (proclamations, messages, acts, and rules and regulations) effecting the daily life of British Columbians. These include real estate titles, road works, railways, local, legal and financial matters, labour, and infrastructure. The collection includes proclamations by James Douglas, who was the first governor of BC and served from 1858-1864.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Rare Books and Special Collections acquired this material in September 2015.

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Item-level PDF list is in chronological order, but the files have been left in their original (non-chronological) order by the archivist.

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Attached item level inventory created by Stephen Lunsford.

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Finding aid created by Ashlynn Prasad in April 2018.

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