Fonds PR-0178 - Donaldson, Clay family fonds

Alexander Dawson Donaldson family and friends James Dawson headstone, Ross Bay Cemetery Alexander Dawson Donaldson family at East Sooke Clay residence at 473 Burnside Road School teachers at South Park School.  Agnes Deans Cameron far right Thorpe & Co. Ltd., 629 David Street Staff of Turner Beaton & Co. outside their office on Wharf Street. 57 Superior Street, Donaldson residence Central School lacrosse players.  Alexander W. Donaldson 2nd from right James Bay School group, Miss V. Storey, teacher 57 Superior Street, the A. Donaldson home

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Donaldson, Clay family fonds

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  • Photographs
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42 photographs and 0.01 m of textual records

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Alexander Donaldson was a Victoria carpenter and, later, Sooke resident whose daughter, Elizabeth, married William Clay.

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Fonds consists Mainly of photographs of the Clay and Donaldson families and their friends.

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16 of the images were loaned to the Archives for copying.

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A family tree for the Clay, Donaldson and Fawcett families exists.

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