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Fonds AM33 - Walter Moberly fonds

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Walter Moberly fonds

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  • 1865-1956; predominant 1898-1915 (Creation)
    Moberly, Walter

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  • 0.38 m of textual records
  • 31 maps

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The fonds consists of correspondence, reports, memoranda, speeches, maps, printed works, and clippings 1865-1956. They relate to Walter Moberly's continued interest in history, exploration, surveying, railway construction (both Transcontinental and Northern), and public works involving harbour improvement, power schemes, and exploitation of Canada's natural resources.

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Presented in 1958 by Miss Margery Wade of Vancouver.


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Available on microfilm: see M-2.

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