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NWMA IH 2005.26.4 · Fonds · 1922-1926

Fonds consists of formal correspondence between the Associated Boards of Trade and external organizations. Included with this correspondence are financial records, usually receipts for money sent to an organization.

Associated Boards of Trade of the Fraser Valley
Andreas Schroeder fonds
Fonds · 1960-1991

The fonds consists of Schroeder's literary manuscripts, radio plays, filmscripts, manuscripts by others, personal correspondence, financial records, and printed material which chronicle his development and contributions as a writer, journalist, broadcaster, editor, translator, and literary/cultural activist. Included among the subjects documented in the papers are: Schroeder's published and unpublished fiction and nonfiction works, including short prose, novellas, poems, translations, a prison memoir, literary columns, and feature articles; production of documentaries for the CBC radio show "Ideas"; publication of the literary magazine of translation "Contemporary Literature in Translation"; the author's nine-month prison sojurn; the founding of the League of Canadian Poets and the Writers' Union of Canada; and, the establishment of the Public Lending Rights Commission of Canada.

Schroeder, Andreas, 1946-
Gerhard I. Peters fonds
CA MEN 987.6 · Fonds · 1925-1985

The fonds consists of correspondence, reports, minutes, and reference material relating to Peter's life as a missionary and Christian educator. The fonds includes records pertaining to the Mennonite Benevolent Society (Abbotsford, B.C.), the Mennonite Foundation, the Mennonite Historical Society of British Columbia, and various Mennonite conferences and boards. The fonds also includes legal documents, correspondence, photographs, and the financial register of the Peters family.

Peters, Gerhard I., 1906-
Ernie Taylor fonds
CA DMA CR-80 · Fonds · 1930-1989

The fonds consists of personal papers related to Ernie Taylor's service in WWII; a history of and records related to the RCAF Station at Boundary Bay; research notes, field books and reports related to his BA and MA theses; reports and notes related to his employment with Canadian Wildlife Service; and photographs of Delta residents and landscapes. The fonds includes Taylor's B.A. Thesis "Winter Food Habits of the Ring Necked Pheasant in the Lower Fraser Valley", his M.A. Thesis "A Study on the Factors Affecting the Reproduction and Survival of the Ring Necked Pheasant in the Lower Fraser Valley", and a review for CWS titled "Wildlife and Recreation in Boundary Bay".

Taylor, Ernie W.
CA PMS 983.38.17 · Fonds · 1945-1956

The fonds consists of meeting registration books (1945-1956) and the minutes for a 1948 meeting of the Fraser Valley Municipal Association.

Fraser Valley Municipal Association
Fonds · 1859-1980

The collection consists of maps and plans primarily of the Langley area and of the Fraser Valley including townsite maps, lot plans (including Hudson's Bay Company farm lots), and other land use maps of Langley, Fort Langley and area, topographic maps, and road and street maps.

Fonds · [ca. 1850-2001]

The collection consists of photographs of scenes, events, industry and people in the Maple Ridge area, including the communities of Whonnock, Hammond, Haney, Port Haney, Yennadon, Websters Corner, Ruskin, Albion, and The Ridge.

CA MRM A.88.16.1 · Fonds · 1894-1914

The fonds consists of minutes of the Maple Ridge School District and school boards it incorporated, including the Whonnock School Board (1894-1906), the Hammond School Board (1899-1906), the South Lillooet School Board (1895-1906), the Websters Corners School Board (1896-1906), and the Maple Ridge School Board. The fonds includes a school district ledger.

Maple Ridge School District
Fonds · 1940-1998

Fonds consists of records created by the Hopeline District Womens Institute including minutes of meetings for the Hopeline District Womens Institute and earlier coalitions 1953-1997, cash books for 1960-1998, 1992-1997 conference registration information, 11972-1985 membership lists, 1987 declaration of Womens Institute Week by the Hopeline District Womens Institute, slides, 2 audio cassettes containing interviews done in 1985 with Stella Welch, and the 1964 constitution and certificate of incorporation. There are materials related to the Womens Institute Heritage Club such as a 1941-1942 scrapbook entitled Womens Institute scrapbook vol. III, a Womens Institute Heritage Club scrapbook/album 1963-1987, and essays and newspaper clippings 1940-1960 detailing the history of the Institute, particularly in the Fraser valley area. There are minutes of meetings of the Douglas District Womens Institute 1984-1997 along with a roll call for Douglas District 1954-1986, and cash books for the Douglas District 1953-1976 and1986-1998. There is also a minute book, 1931-1932, from the Coghlau Womens Institute.

Hopeline District Women's Institute
Fonds · 1934-1988

The fonds consists of constitution, minutes, correspondence, financial statements, annual reports, membership lists, ledger books, family registers, and subject files. The minutes, correspondence and other materials reflect the efforts of the Conference of Mennonites in developing the churches and their ministry in the province, as well as their ministry worldwide. Fonds incorporates records of the Bethel Bible Institute, the Bethel Youth Hostel, and family registers for parishes in Abbotsford, Armstrong, Black Creek, Coghlan, Mission City, Sardis, Vancouver and Yarrow.

Conference of Mennonites in British Columbia
CA DMA CR-31 · Fonds · 1919-1954

The fonds consists of two series: minute books (1919-1954); and financial records.

Fraser Valley Delta Cooperative Association
CA MRM 00160 · Fonds · 1947-1958

The fonds consists of minutes incorporating reports, correspondence and clippings of the Fraser North Shore Highway Association. Fonds includes minutes and correspondence of the Maple Ridge Board of Trade (1947-1948) and of the Highway Committee of the North Shore Boards of Trade (1948-1949).

Fraser North Shore Highway Association
CA LCM MSS 176 · Fonds · 1920-1933

The fonds consists of audited financial statements (1920-1933) for shareholders in the Fraser Valley North Langley Cooperative Association.

Fraser Valley North Langley Cooperative Association
CA DMA CR-34 · Fonds · 1967-1994

The fonds consists of three series: Organization Files, Issues Files, and Administrative Records. The fonds is comprised primarily of subject files containing correspondence, minutes, reports, newspaper clippings, articles, pamphlets, and newsletters documenting the efforts to preserve the wetland habitat in the lower Fraser Valley.

Fraser Wetlands Habitat Committee
Fonds · 1926-1971

Fonds consists of records relating to the operations of the Coghlan Community Association. Records arranged in five series according to form of material: 1) Minutes, 1926-1971; 2) Correspondence, 1954-1971; 3) Newsletters; 4) Pamphlets on food handling; and, 5) Paid bills and invoices.

Coghlan Community Association
Collection · [ca. 1880-1920]

The collection consists of photographs of steamships serving the lower Fraser River between New Westminster and Hope.

Denys Nelson fonds : 1927
CA LCM MSS 110 · Fonds · [Photocopied 1985]

The fonds consists of 3 volumes of ringed binders, containing a copy of Denys Nelson's 1927 manuscript "Place Names of the Lower Fraser Valley", which includes an alphabetical listing of places, a dedication and covering letter to Reverend John C. Goodfellow, a discussion of various native tribes in the Lower Fraser Valley, B.C. area, and local pioneer histories.

Nelson, Denys
CA PMM A1982.0004;A1996.0005;A1996.0006;A1996.0013;A1996.0031;A1998.0001;A1998.0007;A1998.0008;A1999.0001;A1999.0014;A2000.0002.0001 · Fonds · 1911-1982

Collection consists of maps depicting the following: the Fraser River Estuary and Heritage Sites, the Lower Fraser Valley, Pitt Polder, aerial views of Pitt Meadows, bike routes in Pitt Meadows, the Corporation of the District of Pitt Meadows, lower Fraser dykes, and an Auto Service Club road map.

Donald E. Waite fonds
CA LCM MSS 261 · Fonds · 1975-1977

Fonds consists of records related to the preparation of Donald E. Waites book entitled The Langley Story. Within the fonds there are versions of the manuscript; various essays written by Donald Waite about British Columbian history; photocopies of photographs of persons connected to Langley; a bound copy of the 1937 thesis by John Edgar Gibbard entitled Early History of the Lower Fraser Valley; and research notes which include transcriptions of vital records from parish registers, genealogies for families connected to Langley, and correspondence to and from Donald Waite regarding the research and writing of The Langley Story. Note: within the research notes, there are three bound copies that are indexed by Donald Waite.

Waite, Donald E., 1944-
Donovan Clemson fonds
CA VPL 33501-34784 · Fonds · 1957-1964

The fonds consists of photographs of towns, villages, farms, buildings and scenery in B.C. taken for the Fraser Valley Regional Library.

Clemson, Donovan