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Francis Pilkington fonds
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- Textual record
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
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Dates of creation area
- Pilkington, Francis C.
Physical description area
- 0.84 m of textual records
- 2 photographs
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Name of creator
Francis Pilkington was born January 5, 1903 in Sydney, Australia, the second son of Alfred James Pilkington, Controller of the City of Vancouver. He attended King George High School and the University of British Columbia (ca. 1925-1928). He was a member of the Irish Fusiliers and served during World War II, mainly at the Esquimalt Recruit Training Depot where he attained the rank of Captain. He was actively involved in a variety of conservative political groups. He worked as a carpenter. He died March 4, 1990.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of correspondence, pamphlets, working drafts of publications, letters to the editor, manuscripts and biographical data.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Michael O'Connor in 1985.
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File list and biographical notes available in finding aid in reading room.
Original stamp collection removed to vault - see spreadsheet