Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Fonds BARK_RG136 - BARK_RG136

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Title proper

BARK_RG136

General material designation

  • Multiple media
  • Object
  • Cartographic material
  • Textual record

Parallel title

Hong and Lee Chong Collection

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Fonds

Reference code

CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_RG136

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unknown

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unknown

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Barkerville

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

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Date(s)

  • 1911 - 1970 (Creation)
    Creator
    Bill Hong (Wong Mon Hong)

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Physical description

68 boxes and one map (8 linear meters)

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Name of creator

Bill Hong (Wong Mon Hong)

Biographical history

Custodial history

Recovered by Barkerville staff from the abandoned Wah Lee Store building.

Scope and content

This collection consists primarily of various records of the Lee Chong Store, as well as some personal and mining related correspondence.

Box 1 – 13 Statements & Invoices 1925·-1924
Box 14 Misc. Receipts 1935-1942
Box 15 – 21 Correspondence Received 1927· ·1943 (Lee Chong)
Box 22 – 23 Correspondence Sent 1930 -1939 (Lee Chong)
Box 24 Stanley Lee Chong Store Records 1934
Box 25 Counter Slips 1933 - 1943
Box 26 - 29 Freight Bills 1926 - 1943
Box 30 – 32 Accounts Rendered 1931- 1943
Box 33 – 35 Banking Documents 1926 - 1943
Box 36 Misc. Orders & Statements of Accounts 1930’s
Box 37 Cash Resister Slips & Price Lists
Box 38 Counter Slips, Misc., Ephemera Etc.
Box 39 – 41 Lee Chong Day Books, Ledgers, and Notebooks
Box 42 Tax Documents & Oversize
Boxes 43 - 57 Counter Cheque Books 1927-1943
Box 58 Correspondence Personal & Mining 1927 - 1970
Box 59 Mining Related documents 1911-1943
One large map of Barkerville identifying buildings
9 Large Boxes - Untranslated Chinese Material.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

Items originally found in disarray. Arranged and described by Barkerville staff.

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  • Chinese
  • English

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Finding aids

See finding aid at Barkerville Library and Archives

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Filename

1987.0019.0001.0001.jpg

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Image

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image/jpeg

Filesize

108.5 KiB

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November 3, 2015 11:07 AM

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