Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item CUMB_2009.039.001 - Original Conveyance Deed from the E&N Railway and Map of Chinese Cemetery (Cumberland B.C)

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Original Conveyance Deed from the E&N Railway and Map of Chinese Cemetery (Cumberland B.C)

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CA CUMB CUMB_2009.039.001

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  • 1897-09-21 (Creation)
    Creator
    E&N Railway

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35 x 43 cm; 1 conveyance (deed)(A); paper; white, black printing; 27 x 21 cm; 1 map (B); fabric; beige, black and red writing.

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E&N Railway

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Lai Yuew

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Quong Melung

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Tai Ou

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James Dunsmuir

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A: The original conveyance (deed) from the E &N Railway; September, 21, 1897 and notary signed on October, 4, 1897B: A map of the Chinese cemetery made with ink on fabric that reads: “Comox District Lot 1 of Section 25, 2 Acres More or Less”; it was signed by : Lai Yuew, Quong Melung, Tai Ou, and James Dunsmuir on September, 21, 1897 and notary signed on October, 4, 1897; the map has some ink bleed from the conveyance. Photographed: B: Map.

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Conveyance (deed) has some ink stains; the map has some ink bleed from the conveyance.

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TONG, SHIRLEY 09/09/28

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ARCHIVAL STORAGE ROOM - X-LARGE DOCUMENT FILE - DRAWER # 19

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2009.039.001.jpg

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1.5 MiB

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December 23, 2015 2:06 PM

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