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Silas Herbert Allen fonds
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- Textual record
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- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of fonds.
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1900-1907, 1921 (Creation)
- Allen, Silas Herbert
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- 0.01 m of textual records
- 5 photographs
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Name of creator
Silas Herbert Allen was born in 1861 and on January 1, 1900 married Alice McLaren in Vancouver. A daughter Violet was born at home, 777 Princess Street, on May 12, 1902. Silas Allen died at the age of 60 in 1921.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of a marriage certificate, invoices for funeral services and photographs.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated to the City of Vancouver Archives in 1992 by Donald Cook, grandson of Silas and Alice Allen.
Photographs in this fonds have been assigned item numbers with the prefix "CVA 1146"
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