Title and statement of responsibility area
Western Sports Centre fonds
General material designation
- Textual record
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- Western Sports Centre
Physical description area
- 0.5 m of textual records
- 2 posters
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Archival description area
Name of creator
The Western Sports Centre, located at 111 Dunsmuir Street, first appears in the Vancouver Directory in 1938. In 1958, it relocated to 139 East Hastings Street, and in 1990, it was located at 801 East Hastings. During the period covered by these records, the Centre appears to have been a men's social club and gymnasium.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of membership registration forms, which give the name, address, occupation, name of seconder, date of application, and subsequent renewal; account books for purchases and sales of soft drinks, cigarettes, and similar items; and house rules posters.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by the Western Sports Centre in 1986.
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Access to some files in this fonds is restricted. See individual file description for details.
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File list available.
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Name access points
- Western Sports Centre (Creator)