Fonds - Columbian College fonds

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Columbian College fonds

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  • 1893, 1910-1915 (Creation)
    Columbian College

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6 cm of textual records;photographs

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Columbian College (Methodist), located in New Westminster, was incorporated in 1893 and was the first institution of higher education in B.C. In 1923, the new Ryerson College took over its theological training curriculum, and Columbian College continued to operate as a residential secondary school and general arts institution. Columbian College was closed in 1936.

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The fonds consists of incorporation records, correspondence, and other administrative records of Columbian College.

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BCAUL control number: VST-2310

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