1967 Powell River Centennial Committee fonds: --1963 - 1968—16.5 cm of textual records.

The 1967 Powell RiverCentennial Committee was part of a nation wide celebration of 100 years of Confederation. As well as hosting Canada's Centennial Caravan and the Centennial StageCoach tour, the Committee's main project was the development of the Centennial building on Marine Ave opposite Willingdon Beach. The tennis courts were also part of this project. The Centennial Committee also supported various community activities. This included: sponsoring "Miss Centennial" aid to the Music Festival; supporting Juvenile Soccer Association, hosting a pioneer reception; sponsoring the July 1st Centennial Parade and other projects.

The fonds consists of records of the 1967 Powell River Centennial Committee. Includes minutes, correspondence, financial records, a proposal, project specifications, newspaper clippings and ephemera.

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Minutes-- 1963-1967 -- 5cm of textual records.

Series consists of minutes of the executive and entertainment committees

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. Correspondence: -- 1964-1968 -- 2cm of textual records.

Series consists of correspondence of the executive and entertainment committees.

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Financial records: --1966, 1968-- 1cm of textual records.

Series consists of a financial report for end of June 1966 and balance sheet from the Centennial Entertainment fund.

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Proposal. - - 1964. - - .5cm of textual records

Series consists of a proposed construction of a Cultural Centre as a centennial project.

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Project Specifications.. - - 1967. - - 6cm of textual records.

Series consist of the specifications of the Centennial Building at 4798 Marine Ave.

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Newspaper clippings. - - 1966-1967. - - 1cm of textual records.

Series consists of newspaper clippings about 1967 centennial events.

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7. Ephemera: --1966-1967 - - 1cm of textual records.

Series consists of programes, certificates, tickets and letter heads.

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