Among the Japanese Canadians in British Columbia

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Date: March, 1943  How to Interpret Date
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Description: Document covers camp life at Tashme, Lillooet, Greenwood, Kaslo, New Denver and Lemon Creek. Also mentioned are Hope, McGillivray, Bridge River, Grand Forks, Christina Lake, Harris Ranch, Rosebery, Bay Farm, Popoff.

Curatorial Note:

Isabel Loveys was the Woman's Missionary Society's Executive Secretary of Home Missions. In March 1943, she visited the internment camps in British Columbia. This is a published excerpt of her trip report.

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Collection/Fonds Title: Associate Secretary of Evangelism and Social Service fonds

File Title: Japanese II - articles & correspondence  Source

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Record Title: Among the Japanese Canadians in British Columbia  Source

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Physical Description: 10 pages of textual records

Location of Original: Box 525, file 15

Creators/Contributors:
  • Author: Woman's Missionary Society of The United Church of Canada Writer: Isobel McIntosh Loveys

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People:
  • Loveys, Isabel McIntosh
  • McLachlan, May
  • Ryan, Esther
  • Hawkins, Frances
  • Bailey, Helen L.
  • Walker, May
  • Bird, Miss
  • Tait, Sadie
  • Hidaka, Teruka
  • McWilliams, Roy
  • Lindsay, Olivia
  • Bock, Madeleine
  • Ogura, Yutaka
  • Namba, Grace
  • Armitage, H.J.
  • Armitage, Mrs.
  • Shimotakahara, Kozo
  • Shimizu, Kosaburo
  • Suttie, Gwen
  • James, Margaret
  • Nomoto, Kyuichi
  • Nomoto, Mrs.
  • Hamilton, F. Gertrude
  • Hurd, Helen R.
  • Wood, Mr.
  • Burnett, Mr.
  • Burnett, Mrs.
  • Gibson, George
  • Gibson, Mrs.

Subject(s):
  • Internment
  • Woman's Missionary Society
  • Residences
  • Schools
  • Commercial buildings
  • Teachers
  • Youth groups
  • Children
  • Physicians
  • Nurses

Language: English

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