Fonds PR-0045 - Peter Steele family fonds

Sarah Steele ? Unidentified older women Unidentified older man Unidentified couple, possibly Peter Steele's grandparents Sarah Steele ? Unidentified couple Peter Steele Sr.? Sarah Steele ? Peter Steele Jr.? W.J. Hanna Funeral Director and Embalmer, 1420 Douglas Street 1014 Catherine Street, Peter Steele Jr residence Madge Costello, Christmas 1900 Mine at Hedley, BC Jean Roberts Kathleen Roberts Thomas Cross Roberts Sarah Steele Peter Steele jr. as a baby ? Peter Steele Peter Steele jr.? Unidentified women Sarah Steele Unidentified man Unidentified woman Unidentified man

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Peter Steele family fonds

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  • Photographs
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  • 1835-[195-?] (predominantly 1870-1950) (Creation)
    Steele, Peter, Sr., 1845-1902 (family)

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ca. 260 photographs and 0.03 m of textual records

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Peter Steele (1863-1902) was a Victoria saloon operator.

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Alexander Roberts worked for the Nickel Plate Mine in Hedley in the early 1900s, and later entered the shipping business in Victoria. He married Beatrice Steele, daughter of Peter Steele, Jr.

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Fonds consists primarily of photographs of the Steele family. Also included is the autograph album of Minnie Rex (later Steele), as well as photographs of the Alexander (Sandy) Roberts family, and one page of minutes of the Beaux Arts society.

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