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Fonds F0025 - Montague Leyland Hornby fonds.

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CA ACU SPC F0025

Title

Montague Leyland Hornby fonds.

Date(s)

  • 1909-1947 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.35 m of textual records.

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Biographical history

British army officer. Brigadier General M.L. Hornby, a career army officer, retired in 1927 to a farm near Lethbridge, Alta., where he devoted himself to promoting British immigration to the colonies, in particular Canada.

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Acquired in 1965.

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Fonds consists of correspondence, chiefly with various government officials and politicians; and reports, speeches, immigration literature, pre-emption maps and newsclippings relating to British immigration to Canada.

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No restrictions on access.

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2947243

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