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 743 Burnside Road

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Donaldson, Clay family fonds

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  • Photographs
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  • [ca. 1880-1920] (Creation)
    Donaldson, Alexander Dawson, d. 1909 (family)

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31 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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5 of the images were loaned to the Archives for copying.
A family tree for the Clay, Donaldson and Fawcett families exists.

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