Fonds L3325, L3328, P4717, 988.171.0002-0005 - E. Gerrard Fonds

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E. Gerrard Fonds

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CA MMBC L3325, L3328, P4717, 988.171.0002-0005

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  • 1948-1966 (Creation)

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7 v. -- 4 sheets. -- 2 newspaper clippings. -- 1 postcard.

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Gerrard, Captain E.

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Captain Gerrard worked for the Canadian Pacific.

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Fonds consists of a booklet titled "A Short History and Fleet List of the Canadian Pacific Ocean Steamships 1891-1961" by George Musk, in association with the World Ship Society. There are 8 pages from "Our Women's World" magazine March 1962 slipped into back cover.

Fonds also includes a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, and photographs relating to various vessels dating from 1948 to 1966 and 7 Canadian Pacific passenger lists dating from June to August 1955.

Fonds also includes newspaper clippings, a postcard, and a schedule regarding SS Princess Charlotte and CPR rail travel.

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  • English

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All requests for use must be made through the MMBC Research Request program ( Please note that fees may apply.

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RAD, July 2008, Canadian Council of Archives.


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28 February 2018

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