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Henry John Painter 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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[ca. 1907] (Creation)
- Painter, John Henry
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Name of creator
Henry Painter was a native of Hanley, Staffordshire. In 1880 he emigrated to Winnipeg, where he sat on the jury which tried Louis Riel. He came to Vancouver in 1886 and joined the staff of the CPR Lands Department. In 1904 he joined the assessment department and was tax assessor for the City of Vancouver and district from 1907 to 1930.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of a bound volume containing information on the locations, assessed values and ownership of lots in Hastings Townsite.
Immediate source of acquisition
Presented by Hugh G. Christie in 1947.
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Folder formerly located at 512-E-04 fld 06.