Fonds AMs 26 - David Mathers fonds

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David Mathers fonds

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MSA AMs 26

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5 cm of textual records

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David Mathers came to the Matsqui area in 1912 and worked for Clayburn Company, before operating the grocery in Kilgard, the mill at Straiton, and the first school bus service in the region.

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The fonds consists of personal papers including certificates of marriage and discharge and time records and accounts journals maintained by Mathers from 1927 to 1934 while operating the grocery in Kilgard and the mill at Straiton.

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BCAUL control number: MSA-355

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