Fonds PR-0265 - Ruth Veda Collis fonds

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Ruth Veda Collis fonds

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  • Photographs
  • Textual records
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  • [ca. 188-]-1998 (predominantly 1918-1970) (Creation)
    Collis, Ruth Veda, 1918-1999

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400 photographs, 4 photograph albums, 11 paintings, and 0.24 cm of textual material

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Ruth Collis, the only child of Winifred and Robert Collis, was a teacher. She spent her early life in the Duncan area, and served in the RCAF during the Second World War, after which she worked for Vancouver Island Coach Lines. An avid horsewoman and frequent traveler, she was also involved with several organizations.

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The fonds consist of personal and family records, real estate, financial, and legal records, photographs, and artwork.

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