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Fonds F2859 - William M. Chandler fonds

Identity area

Reference code

ACU GBA F2859

Title

William M. Chandler fonds

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1897-1922] (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

256 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

William M.Chandler, worked for the Canadian Bank of Commerce in the Yukon during the gold rush. He later worked for the Union Bank in Calgary, Alberta, then the Royal Bank after 1925. He retired to British Columbia. Chandler and his wife, Jean M., had one son, Gordon M. Chandler, 1905-1978.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of estate of Gordon M. Chandler, 1982.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The fonds consists of photographs of the Yukon, including Dawson City, buildings, social events, prospecting, sports, banks, transportation, and churches.

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Accruals

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

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Language and script notes

The material is in English.

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No finding aid, but many of the photos have been digitized.

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Note

Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on August 12, 2015.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

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