Dunn family fonds
- 1902 (Creation)
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Henry Josias and Caroline Harriet Grace Dunn (nee Patten) came to Saanich from Ireland in 1901 and homesteaded on the property now known as Glanford Park (corner of Kenneth and Glanford) . H.J. Dunn served on Saanich Council in 1908. He died in Saanich in 1915. According to family members, H.J. Dunn planted trees on Kenneth Avenue. Caroline continued to live on Kenneth Street until her death in 1963. Henry and Caroline had four children: Kathleen (b. 1903), Josias (b. 1904), John Kirkland (b. 1908), and Gerald Fitzpatrick "Pat" (b. 1911).
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Donated in 2016.
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Fonds consists of photographs of the home and greenhouses of Henry Josias and Caroline Harriet Grace Dunn (nee Patten), on the property now known as Glanford Park (corner of Glanford and Kenneth).
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Accession Numbers: 2016-008.