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Fonds AM247 - George Vancouver family collection

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George Vancouver family collection

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  • Textual record
  • Photograph
  • Architectural drawing
  • Cartographic material

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AM247

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  • 1975-1975 (Accumulation)
  • 1888-1975 [copied 1973-1975] (Creation)
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    All records created previous to 1973 are reproductions made between 1973 and 1975.

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0.41 m of textual records and other materials

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Collection consists of information acquired by Adrien Mansvelt, the Consul General of the Netherlands stationed in Vancouver in the early 1970s. The records were largely collected on behalf of the City of Vancouver Archives in agreement with the City Archivist at the time, and therefore do not form a personal collection. The records relate to the ancestors of George Vancouver and his family connection to the van Coeverden family of the town of Coevorden in the Netherlands.

The collection consists of photographs, prints, magazine articles, pamphlets, maps and plans. Most of the material has been reproduced from various repositories in Europe.

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This collection was previously known as AM247 Adrien Mansvelt collection and AM808 Adrien Mansvelt collection (II). These two collections were merged May 2017 and the name of the collection changed to more accurately reflect its contents and provenance.

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Collection also includes: 115 photographs, 17 plans and 16 maps.

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  • Box: 514-G-03 fld 05