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Paul Yee fonds Emigration and immigration
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Essays and Speeches

File consists of essays Yee wrote for undergraduate and graduate coursework in history and geography, and a speech Yee gave on the history of Chinese Masonic Lodges in British Columbia.

Feng family correspondence and photos

File consists of personal correspondence relating to immigration, naturalization, and other topics. The file also includes photographs of families, individual adults, and children. Most of the records pertain to the Feng family.

Paul Yee fonds

  • AM1523
  • Fonds
  • 1864-2007

The fonds consists of Paul Yee’s personal correspondence and records of academic achievement, writing and research files, subject files, photographs, and sound recordings, as well as publications and ephemera that he collected. These records relate to Yee's activities as a writer, historian, activist, and archivist in Vancouver and Toronto.

In addition, the fonds includes photographs, correspondence, and other records of some of Yee’s immediate family members, including his Aunt Lillian and Uncle Foon Wong, and their close friends. The fonds also contains textual records, publications, ephemera, and photographs relating to the activities of the Chinese Cultural Centre in Vancouver and the Pender Guy Radio Co-operative, as well records relating to the functions of fraternal associations such as the Wong Kong Har Tong and Hoy Yin Association in Vancouver, and the Duncan, B.C., Branch of the Chinese Nationalist League (Kuo Min Tang).

Yee, Paul

Personal records of Chong Kee Look

File consists of personal correspondence relating to Chong Kee Look's naturalization as a Canadian citizen. The file also includes photographs of two unidentified men.

Personal records of Joe John

File consists of personal correspondence and forms relating to immigration, naturalization, and other topics. The file also includes photographs of various people, most unidentified. The name Joe John appears on the majority of the textual records in this file.

Personal records of Lillian Ho Wong

File consists of records relating to the divorce of Lillian Ho Chong and Henry Chin Hing and to Lillian Ho Chong's entry to and residence in the United States. The file also includes Lillian Ho's birth certificate,

Personal records of Yun Bak Chow

File consists of forms and correspondence relating to Yun Bak Chow's naturalization as a Canadian citizen and related topics. The file includes a C.I.36 certificate for Chow.

Yee family photographs

Subseries consists of photographs of Gum May Yee and Gordon Yee, their children, and some of their friends and acquaintances in the area of Naicam, Saskatchewan.