Fonds Add. MSS. 1257 - Greater Vancouver Regional District fonds

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Greater Vancouver Regional District fonds

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    CA CVAN Add. MSS. 1257

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    • 1909-1975 (Creation)
      Greater Vancouver Regional District

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    25.11 m of textual, cartographic, and architectural records

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    (1967 -)

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    The Greater Vancouver Regional District was created in 1967. It amalgamated functions previously carried out by a number of separate bodies: the Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District (1913-1971), the Greater Vancouver Water District (1926-1971) and the Lower Mainland Regional Planning Board (1949-1969). Since its inception, it has also been responsible for regional hospital planning and financing.

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    Fonds consists of correspondence, reports, plans, and other documentation generated primarily by the above-mentioned predecessor bodies of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. Arranged into the following series: Hospital Advisory Committee minutes and reports; from the Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District, minute books, correspondence and other records, annual reports, miscellaneous records; from the Greater Vancouver Water District, minute books, minute files, correspondence files, contracts, engineering files, correspondence files, reports, Commissioner's reports, reports received by the Commissioner, Chief Engineer's daily journals, Commissioner's yearbooks, miscellaneous correspondence, miscellaneous reports, miscellaneous publications; from the Lower Mainland Regional Planning Board, minute books, progress reports, staff records, miscellany, correspondence files, clipping files.

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        BCAUL control number: CVAN-583

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