The Powell River 1958 Provincial Centennial Committee fonds: -- 1956 - 1958 –- 20.5cm of textual records

The Powell River 1958 Provincial Centennial Committee was part of a huge province wide celebration. The Centennial project was the establishment of a senior citizens home under the auspices of the Malaspina Senior Citizens Society. The land, on the corner of the present Westview Road and Kemano, was donated by Olive Devaud. The Centennial Committee hosted a variety of events including a Mart Kenney Concert and a performance by the Vancouver Festival Society. A pioneer day was also held which honoured the earliest residences of our community.

The fonds consists of the Powell River 1958 Provincial Centennial Committee records. Includes minutes, correspondence, financial records, schedule, report, newsletter, guest book and ephemera.

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Series: The Powell River 1958 Provincial Centennial Committee fonds.

1.
Minutes:-- 1956 - 1958 - - 10 cm of textual records.

Series consists of incomplete minutes of the Executive Committee and minutes of the Centennial Committee.

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Correspondence: --1956 - 1958-- 3cm of textual records.

Series consists of correspondence of 1956 and 1958. The correspondence consists of information sent by the BC Centennial Committee and other organization such as the Vancouver Festival Society.

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Fiinancial records: -- 1958 -- 1cm of textual records.

Series consists of a budget, invoices and receipts and includes various costs for the Centennial project.

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Schedule. - - 1958. - - .5cm of textual records.

Series consists of schedule of events.

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Report. - - 1958. - - .5cm of textual records.

Series consists of the final report of the Centennial Committee.

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Newsletters. - - 1956. - - .5cm of textual records.

Series consists of a newsletter from the Provincial Centennial Committee.

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Guest Book. - - 1958. - - 2cm of textual records.

Series consists of a guest book for the Centennial banquet.

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Ephemera. - - 1958. - - 3cm of textual records.

Series consists of invitation cards, place setting cards, paper Centennial flags and letter heads.

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