Fonds 981.017.0001-0006, 984.033.0001-0003, 986.031.0001-0082, 988.028.0001, 988.185.0004, 989.052.0001-0013, 999.073.0000-0050, 999.082.0001-0003, 999.189-223, 999.225.0001, 019.R.0026-0029 - Orphan Travel Memorabilia Collection

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Orphan Travel Memorabilia Collection

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CA MMBC 981.017.0001-0006, 984.033.0001-0003, 986.031.0001-0082, 988.028.0001, 988.185.0004, 989.052.0001-0013, 999.073.0000-0050, 999.082.0001-0003, 999.189-223, 999.225.0001, 019.R.0026-0029

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  • 1947-1987 (Creation)

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10.5 cm of textual records.

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BC Ferries

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Washington State Ferries (Established 1951)

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The T. Eaton Company, Limited (1869-1999)

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Ticket stubs for Canadian Pacific Railway Company Steamship Lines and Canadian National Steamship Company Limited dated 1947, 1955, and 1957.

M/V Northland Prince dinner menu from 27 July 1971, Canadian Pacific Railway Company Steamship Line ticket for voyage from Vancouver to Victoria departing 28 December 1958, and a passenger schedule including map for Northland Navigation Company Limited M/V Northland Prince.

Stickers, menus, pamphlets, passenger lists, tickets, cards, photographs, magazines, and other travel memorabilia related to a number of cruise lines and hotels. Also, a Canadian Merchant Service Guild magazine.

Magazine for the Queen Elizabeth II transatlantic cruise, published by Cunard Steamship Company Limited in 1987.

Postcards of Canadian Pacific Railway Steamship Princess Elizabeth and a postcard of a Holland American Line vessel.

Assorted pamphlets from steamship line cruises around the Pacific coast of British Columbia, Vancouver Island, and Alaska. Includes Union Steamships, Puget Sound Navigation Company, Canadian National Steamship company, and Canadian Pacific Princess Lines. Also includes one pamphlet for a French Line cruise on SS Normandie. Most are undated, but one is dated to 1935, two to 1936, and two are dated to 1938.

Box containing package of post cards title "All the World's Liners" featuring drawings of passenger steamships.

Souvenir folders of scenic images of the Canadian Rockies and Alaska, a Cunard Line baggage tag, and a newspaper clipping.

Assorted postcards featuring photographs and drawings of various passenger steamships.

Also includes souvenir log charts and place mats for different ferry corporations.

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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 version. Canadian Council of Archives.


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30 April 2018

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