Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Série organique CHL_AM 257 - Ethnic Research Study Series

Chung family headstones Chung family headstones Chinese graveyard markers Chinese graveyard markers

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Ethnic Research Study Series

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  • Source du titre propre: Title is based on the contents of the series

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CA CHL CHL_AM 257

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  • 1979 (Production)
    Producteur
    Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society
    Lieu
    Chilliwack, BC

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6 cm of textual records

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Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society (1957-)

Histoire administrative

The Chilliwack Valley Historical Society was first organized in 1957 when the constitution was drawn up, with Oliver Wells elected president. According to the Minutes of the first general meeting of the Chilliwack Historical Society, April 10, 1957, Allan M. Guinet served as the chair. A draft constitution was presented, and it was moved by Oliver Wells, seconded by J.A. Barber that the proposed rules and constitution be adopted and confirmed. The chairman called for the election of trustees, with the following nominated and confirmed: Dr. Jack Barber, Oliver Wells, Allan M. Guinet, Mary Hickman, Jean MacNaughton, Richard Malloway, Ruth Goodall, Jack Davies, Mary Anderson, Alan Kirkby. In 1958, the first museum was located in the Nowell Street police station and in 1962 was moved to the old library. In 1971 a new wing of Evergreen Hall was completed and the museum and archives was moved in there and the museum was entitled the Wells Centennial Museum. In 1981, the society changed its name to the current Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society. That same year, the society received use of the old city hall on Spadina Avenue. After six years, the museum re-opened, leaving Evergreen Hall for the use of the archives as well as storage facilities for artifacts not on display at the museum. In 2011 the archival storage and research area in Evergreen Hall was expanded by 4000 square feet.

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Présentation du contenu

The series consists of collected information on the Dutch, Ukrainian, East Indian, Chinese, German, and Mennonite communities of B.C., and particularly of Chilliwack compiled by Jessica A. Sutherland, Ethnic Research employed by the Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society in 1979 as part of a Ethnic Research Study. The series includes summaries of interviews with immigrants, photocopies of printed items, photographs, and research notes.

File list:
1. Dutch-Canadians
2. Ukrainian-Canadians
3. Indo-Canadians
4. Chinese-Canadians
5. Chinese-Canadians
6. Chinese-Canadians
7. German-Canadians
8. Mennonites

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Finding aids available at the Chilliwack Museum and Archives

Éléments associés

Add. Mss. 814 Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society fonds

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