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Jo Fraser Jones fonds
CA VERN MS 209;2003.057 · Fonds · 1996-2003

Fonds consists of the records of Jo Jones concerning her research and consequent publication of books and articles, in particular "Hobnobbing with a Countess". Includes correspondence, legal agreements, research material, personal writings, publications, ephemera, books and magazines, and photos.

Jones, Jo Fraser, 1935-
Marie Houghton Brent fonds
CA VERN MS 203;2000.060 · Fonds · 1908-1966

Fonds consists of the personal records of Marie Houghton Brent from 1908-1966. Includes correspondence, personal writings, certificates, and ephemera.

Brent, Marie Houghton
CA VERN MS 157;1993.006 · Fonds · [Photocopied 1993]

Fonds consists of the personal records of Miss Mary Ellen Cameron for 1901. Includes a photocopy of Miss Cameron's travel diary for August of 1901 containing a day-by-day account of her boat trip down Okanagan Lake to Peachland. Accompanied by her uncle W.F. Cameron and her cousin by marriage Hattie Keating, Mary's travel diary recounts their drive from Vernon to Okanagan Landing, their rowboat journey from the Landing to Cameron's Point, a stop in Kelowna and the Mission, and their final stop in Peachland. Along with the original diary pages is a hand printed transcript.

Cameron, Mary Ellen
CA VERN MS 198;2002.040 · Fonds · 1925-1995

Fonds consists of the administrative records of the Wood Lake Improvement District. Includes correspondence, financial records, legal records, by-laws, reports, lists, certificates, notes, and maps and plans.

Wood Lake Improvement District
CA VERN MS 46;1979.006 · Fonds · 1964-1968

Fonds consists of the records and documents of the Vernon [1967] Centennial Committee from 1964-1968. Includes administrative papers, correspondence, minutes, briefs, reports and financial records detailing the committee's internal and external activities in regards to local celebrations.

Vernon (1967) Centennial Committee
Vernon Board of Trade fonds
CA VERN MS 17;1966.019 · Fonds · 1910-1930

Fonds consists of a letterbook containing the administrative and operational records of the Vernon Board of Trade from 1910-1930. Includes general and executive minutes, monthly and annual financial statements, reports, newspaper articles regarding Board activities, and Board membership lists. Some of the notable subjects mentioned within the minutes are the development of the local livestock industry, the protection of dairy farmers' rights, advertising, various Board of Trade displays, and the methods of funding the Board.

Vernon Board of Trade
Vernon Box Co. Ltd. fonds
CA VERN MS 79;1988.006 · Fonds · 1933-1936

Fonds consists of the financial records of the Vernon Box Co. Ltd. from 1933-1936. Includes financial statements and balance sheets detailing all revenue and expenditures of the company. Fonds also includes some correpondence to and from the company manager, J.G. Strother in regard to the company's financial situation.

Vernon Box Company
Vernon Fruit Union fonds
CA VERN MS 45;1978.150;1982.304;1983.197;1983.437;1984.327;1989.026;1990.055 · Fonds · 1897-1986

Fonds consists of the administrative and financial records of the Vernon Fruit Union from 1897-1986. Includes minutes, reports, briefs, newsletters, correspondence, legal documents, financial records and ledgers, and a company scrapbook. Fonds also includes records of a subsidiary of the Vernon Fruit Company, the Vernon Storage Company.

Vernon Fruit Union
CA VERN MS 178;1980.080;1995.057 · Fonds · 1907-1980

Fonds consists of the administrative records of the Vernon Irrigation District from 1907-1980. The records detail the VID's internal workings, their areas of influence, and their participation in local irrigation activities. Includes VID minutes, correspondence, reports, legal documents, irrigation publications, financial records, voters' lists, and maps.

Vernon Irrigation District
Vernon Jockey Club fonds
CA VERN MS 21;1971.070 · Fonds · 1913-1968

Fonds consists of the records and documents of the Vernon Jockey Club from 1913-1968. Includes correspondence, minutes, legal documents, financial records, and miscellaneous shareholder records which document the clubs' administrative history and community activities.

Vernon Jockey Club
Vernon Photo Co. collection
CA VERN PH 5 · Fonds · [1908-ca.1925]

The Vernon Photo Co. collection consists of 103 photographs produced by the Vernon Photo studios between 1908-ca.1925. The collection includes portraits, group photos, Camp Vernon military personnel and activities, scenes of Vernon and area, local theatrical productions, celebrations, parades and festivals.

CA VERN MS 108;1985.400 · Fonds · 1972

Fonds consists of the administrative records of the Vernon Transient Aid Society for 1972. Includes reports on the activities of the Society, the society's financial status, and updates on its relations with various government agencies and citizen's groups.

Vernon Transient Aid Society
Violet Blankley fonds
CA VERN MS 168;1996.056 · Fonds · [ca.1952]

Fonds consists of the personal records of Violet Blankley from ca.1952. Includes a manuscript containing Mrs. Blankley's reminiscences about the Lavington district from the time of her arrival in 1910 to 1952. Inspired by the Vernon Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in 1952, Mrs. Blankley's reminiscences document various events and activities which took place in Lavington, patterns of settlement in the area, the changing political structures, as well as her personal views about the people and area of Lavington.

Blankley, Violet
Waters family fonds
CA VERN MS 97;2000.003 · Fonds · [1880-1915]

Fonds consists of the records and photographs of Barbara Bass Waters (mother of Barbara Isobel Morris) from [1880-1915]. Includes two journals written by B.B. Waters, consisting of her personal remininences and a listing of family marriages, births and deaths. Also includes 13 loose photographs and 1 photo album of approximately 80 photographs detailing the daily life and activities of the Waters family while living at Thornbury and Kilmington Rectories.

Waters (family)
Sovereign family fonds
CA VERN MS 200;2004.045 · Fonds · 1894-2000

Fonds consists of the personal records of Arthur, Ellen, and Art Sovereign. Includes correspondence, diary, personal data documents, personal writings, research material, sermon notes, lecture notes, scrapbook, genealogy, ephemera, and photographs.

Sovereign (family)