Powell River Amalgamation Committee fonds: -- 1954 – 1955.--6 cm textual records.

The Powell River Amalgamation Committee was formed to discuss the amalgamation of Powell River, Village of Westview, Village of Cranberry and Wildwood Light, Water and Sewerage District. A committee was formed by representatives of the Powell River Company, the Village of Westview, Village of Cranberry and the Wildwood Light, Water and Sewerage District. A plebiscite was held and the Corporation of the District of Powell River came into being in Oct 1955.

The fonds consists of the Powell River Amalgamation Committee records. Includes the Incorporation Act, correspondence, financial records, reports, lists and clippings,

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Immediate source of acquisition: Vivian Pulsifer

Series: Powell River Amalagamation Committee fonds:

1.
Incorporation Act. - - 1955. - -1 cm of textual records

The series consists of the Province of BC section 3 of the Powell River Incorporation Act and the Incorporation Act 1955.

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2.
Correspondence. - - 1955. -- 1 cm of textual records

The series consists of correspondence regarding law enforcement of the amalgamated communities. Includes letters to and from the RCMP, Powell River News, the Powell River Company, the Lawson, Lundell, Lawson and McIntosh law firm and the BC Government of Department of Municipal Affairs.

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3.
Financial records. -- 1954-1955. - - 1 cm of textual records

The series consists of estimates and complete financial statement.

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4.
Reports and notice. -- 1954-1955. - - 1 cm of textual records.

The series consists of a notice from the Powell River & District Board of Trade, report by the Water & Light sub-committee, a summary of amalgamation status and the Powell River Municipal Election results.

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5.
Lists. - - 1955.—1 cm of textual records.

The series consists a voters list for the Cranberry Lake area plebiscite.

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6.
Clippings. - - 1954-1955. - - 1 cm of textual records.

The series consists of newspaper clippings regarding the amalgamation.

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