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Fonds AM812 - Charles Thompson fonds

Final session, 1950, Vancouver City Council, parts 1-3 Louis St. Laurent John Diefenbaker Robert G. Menzies, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Eden Charles E. Thompson and wife Laura Charles E. Thompson and Dan Duryea at airport Charles E. Thompson, Tony Curtis and Dan Duryea at airport Charles E. Thompson with Dan Duryea and Tony Curtis Charles E. Thompson with Tony Curtis, Dan Duryea and an unidentified individual Charles E. Thompson with Eleanor Roosevelt at a banquet Charles E. Thompson receiving an award Charles E. Thompson receiving an award Charles E. Thompson in car showroom with unidentified man Charles E. Thompson with lady and lobsters Three men and a plaque Three men with plaque and presentation Mr. Murdoch Charles E. Thompson with unidentified group of men Charles E. Thompson with unidentified group of men Charles E. Thompson, man and two women at coffee machine Mrs. Thompson, Mayor Thompson, Mr. Meier, and Mrs. M. Meier Mayor Thompson and Mr. Meier Man standing between two seated women C.E. Thompson  speaking at opening of Granville Bridge C.E. Thompson and unknown a man at presentation C.E. Thompson at presentation with a man and a woman Karl E. Scott John D. King Charles E. Thompson and others at presentation Mayor C.E. Thompson presenting headdress to Lord Mayor Ernest O'Dea of Sydney Mayor C.E. Thompson presenting headdress to Lord Mayor Ernest O'Dea of Sydney Lord Mayor Ernest O'Dea of Sydney in headdress B.C. Automobile Association Board of Directors : 1959-60 Five men at presentation ceremony Mayor C. E. Thompson at presentation ceremony Mayor C. E. Thompson at presentation ceremony Mayor C. E. Thompson at presentation ceremony Mayor C. E. Thompson at presentation ceremony Three women Mayor C. E. Thompson demonstrating gadget to group Mayor Thompson and two unidentified individuals displaying a wall hanging Mayor Thompson and unidentified individuals at event Mayor Thompson and unidentified individual displaying a wall hanging C. E. Thompson and unidentified individual wearing Mayor's chain C. E. Thompson and unidentified individual wearing Mayor's chain, holding mace Mayor Thompson and three unidentified individuals standing by an airplane Mayor Thompson and two unidentified individuals standing by an airplane Mayor Thompson and unidentified individual at Lions Gate Bridge Harding Memorial
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Charles Thompson fonds

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AM812

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  • 1934-1964 (Creation)
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    Thompson, Charles Edwin

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0.06 m of textual records and other material

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(1890-1966)

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Charles Thompson was a Vancouver businessman and politician. Born in Grey County, Ontario, he moved to Vancouver in 1924 and eventually established Vancouver Motors Limited. He managed the mayoralty campaign of G.G. McGeer in 1934. He was elected alderman for the term 1945 1946, and re-elected for 1947-1948. He was elected mayor for 1949-1950.

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The fonds consists of a scrapbook (1934-1936) on the campaign and election of Gerry McGeer kept by Thompson; two presentation scrolls by artist J. Roy Ogston, an audio disc of Vancouver City Council final session, and photographs of Thompson and various public functions, views of City Hall, and autographed portraits of prime ministers.

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Includes: 6 cm of textual records, 56 photographs and realia.

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Donated by Ms. Margaret Bryans in 1983.

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Photographs in this fonds have been assigned item numbers with the prefix "CVA 358"

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