- [187-] - [191-] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 writing box. -- 25 photographs. -- 1 letter.
Name of creator
Clara Isabelle Windsor McCoubrey Morry was born in Newfoundland in 1851. She married Captain William Sweetland Morry who died sometime around 1877. In 1877, she married Richard Alexander McCoubrey who died in 1889. Sometime after 1920, Clara moved to Saanich where her widowed sister, Sarah Windsor Bradshaw, and her children as well as their brother Augustus Windsor were living. In 1930, Clara married Thomas Graham Morry. Clara died in 1934 and Thomas in 1935, and they are both buried at St. Luke’s Cemetery along with many other members of the Morry and Bradshaw families.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of Clara Windsor's writing box and includes 25 photographs primarily of members of the Windsor and Morry families dating from the 1870s to World War 1. Accession also includes 1 letter written to Clara Windsor McCoubrey dated 1898.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
No further accruals expected.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Letter is torn along fold.
Photographs removed from writing box for preservation.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Accession number: 2020-005.