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Series S3 - Financial records of various telephone companies

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Financial records of various telephone companies

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  • 1885-1960 (Creation)

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2.4 m of textual records (60 bound volumes)

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Series consists of records relating to the revenues and expenditures of the British Columbia Telephone Company and its predecessor bodies. Names of the companies' customers are also included in the series. Series includes cashbook, ledgers, account books, financial statements, trial balance, and voucher journals of the following companies: British Columbia Telephone Company, 1904-1949; Canada Western Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1898-1903; Chilliwack Telephones Limited, 1928-1933; Columbia Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1899-1901; Kootenay Lake Telephone Company, 1896-1926; Kootenay Telephone Company, 1928-1930; Kootenay Telephone Lines, 1927-1928; Mission City Telephone Company, 1909-1929; Mission Telephone Company, 1929-1935; Nanaimo Telephone Company, 1980-1904; New Westminster & Burrard Inlet Telephone Company, 1887-1907; New Westminster & Port Moody Telephone Company, 1885-1898; North-West Telephone Company, 1929-1960; Vernon & Nelson Telephone Company 1895-1904; Victoria & Esquimalt Telephone Company, 1899-1904; Western Canada Telephone Company, 1916-1923; and International Telephone Company 1904-1926.

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