Title and statement of responsibility area
F.C. Innes and Company fonds
General material designation
- Textual record
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- F.C. Innes and Company
Physical description area
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
Name of creator
F.C. Innes and Co. was the oldest real estate firm in Vancouver, opening on Cordova St. in 1885. In 1886 the company opened an office on Powell St. The name of the firm was changed to Innes and Richards in 1889, then to Innes, Richards and Akroyd, and eventually to Richards, Akroyd and Gall.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of business correspondence, largely involving real estate transactions and inquiries. There are copies of several mortgages drawn up by the firm, and replies from Eastern Canada, the United States and Britain to various real estate advertisements place by the F.C. Innes Co. There are also deeds for property sold by the Company.
Immediate source of acquisition
Presented in 1934 by Major H.C. Akroyd of Innes, Richards and Akroyd.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
File list available.