Fonds MS 1 - Cyril Harding fonds

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Cyril Harding fonds

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2 cm of textual records
2 photographs

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Cyril Harding arrived on Bowen Island in 1934 with his family. He worked as a handyman for Union Steamships Company, managed Bowen Island Water Works, and collected rent from the Evergreen Park Resort. On 1940, Cy married Dorothy May Bolton, and in 1943 they adopted a daughter, Juanita. Cy lived on Bowen Island from 1934-41 and from 1956 until his death.

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Records were in the custody of Dale Reinhardt, son of Juanita Reinhardt (nee Harding).

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The fonds consists of personal papers amassed by Cy Hardings. Contents include photographs, correspondence, architectural plans, maps, a wedding scrapbook, and stationary from Union Steamships Ltd., Evergreen Park Resort, and Bowen Island Waterworks Ltd.

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Created 14 August, 2012

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