Fonds AM16 - Henri Evariste Langis fonds

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Henri Evariste Langis fonds

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0.13 m of textual records : originals

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Henri Evariste Langis, a graduate of L'Ecole de Medicine de Montreal, arrived in Port Moody in 1884. He practiced medicine in Vancouver from 1885 onwards and was in partnership for some time with Dr. W.J. McGuigan, who was Mayor of Vancouver in 1904.

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The fonds includes daybooks and accounts recording his practice from 1885-1891, 1893-1894, 1900, 1903-1904 (Volumes 1-10) and other miscellaneous records.

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Presented in 1961 by Mrs. A.E. Appleton of Vancouver.


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See also an 1888 Vancouver City Directory presented by Dr. H.E. Langis to the City Archives in 1936. The Directory includes news-clippings relating to health care in Vancouver, and is located in the City Archivist's office. This is one of five 1888 Directories in the Archivist's office.

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