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Wood family fonds
Wood family fonds [graphic material, textual record]. -- 1925-[ca. 1940].
1 v. 11 photographs : b&w

Frank Wood was a coal miner at the No. 1 Mine in Nanaimo. He married Thelma Harwood on April 19, 1927 in Nanaimo. Frank Wood died on June 12, 1979.

Accident fund booklet was donated to the Nanaimo District Museum in an undocumented transaction and transferred to the Nanaimo Community Archives in 1993. The photographs were donated to the Archives by the Wood's daughter, Kathleen Saunders, in 2000.

Fonds consists of Frank Wood's account book for the Western Fuel Corporation's Employees Sick and Accident Fund and family photographs including eight views of a May 24 Parade [Empire Days], a group of people in front of St. Andrew's Manse, a group of people, including Thelma Harwood, in front of St. John's Ambulance building on Esplanade (now Canadian Stevedoring) and a view of ships arriving at Newcastle Island.

Title based on the contents of the fonds.
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