Wenman family fonds
- 1917 - 1943 (Creation)
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11 photographs (including 9 reproductions)
Name of creator
John and Alice Wenman came to Victoria in 1912. They bought ten acres of land in the Gordon Head area of Saanich where they grew strawberries and daffodils. They had two sons who were notable local cricketers. Their son William Reginald Gower Wenman (Reg) married Evelyn Margaret Lytton, daughter of Claude and Ethel Lytton. The family home on Wenman Drive is on the Saanich heritage inventory.
Donated by Joan Wenman in 2013.
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Scope and content
Fonds consists of photographs and reproductions of the Lytton family, views from their home at 1941 Ernest Avenue, and St. Luke's church interior.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
No further accruals are expected.
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Related units of description
Accession number: 2013-034
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- Lytton family (Subject)