Scott Family fonds. - - 1866, 1924-1999 -- 9.5 cm textual records and 33 photos.

Frank Scott (1908 – 1982) and Ruth Scott (1915 (?) – 2002) arrived in Powell River in 1935. Frank was active in St Johns Ambulance, Cranberry United Church and CCF Party. Ruth was active in Canadian Girls in Training, Cranberry United Church, Women’s Auxiliary, founded Christmas Cheer fund and St. Johns Ambulance. She worked as a practical nurse. He worked in the Mill and together they later ran a plant nursery.

The fonds consists of personal records of the Frank and Ruth Scott. Includes correspondence, certificates, ephemera and photographs.

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Series: Scott Family fonds.

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Correspondence: -- 1945, 1965-1969, 1970’s (?) -- 0.5 cm.

The series consists of postcards written by Ruth to Frank when she was on holidays, a letter from Ted Scott, retiring from nursing farewell card and travel diary

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Certificates: -- 1866, 1924, 1939 – 1999 -- 1 cm.

The series consists of Robert W. Scott and Mary Scott obituaries, Scott family genealogy, Frank Scott high school certificate, Ruth Scott certificates of appreciation, Frank and Ruth Scott St John Ambulance certifications, diamond guarantee certificate and Ruth Scott Practical Nurse certification.

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Ephemera: -- 1962, 1978, 1991-1999 -- 4 cm.

The series consists of news articles, guest book, Ruth Scott’s travel diary of Scotland trip and business card of Frank Scott.

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Photos: -- 1940 -1960. -- 33 photos -- cm.

The series consists of images which depict Ruth and Frank Scott, Ma and Pa Buttery and their home in Cranberry Orchard, Ted Scott, Cranberry United Church Women, and Powell River General Hospital staff photo. Frank Scott retirement from Mill, Mill photos and St. Johns Ambulance.


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