Fonds PR-261 - John Tribe fonds

Municipal Clerk and Treasurer John Tribe working at the Saanich Municipal Hall during strike of 1953 Saanich employees on strike, 1953

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John Tribe fonds


  • 1953 (Creation)

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2 photographs

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John Tribe was born in Saskatchewan in 1913. He worked for the District of Saanich for 28 years, serving as Clerk, Municipal Clerk and Comptroller.


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Donated in 1982 by John Tribe.

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Fonds consists of photographs relating to the 1953 Saanich employee strike.

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No further accruals are expected.

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  • English

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Associated material: Oral history interview with John Tribe, 1977

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Accession number: 1982-003

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