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Wilfred Watson fonds

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Date Range
1992-1994
Collection
Wilfred Watson fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Contains historical writings by Wilfred Watson, including "Smithers" (memoirs of life in Smithers), "The Rise and Fall of Watson Store" (also called the "History of Watson's Store"), "The People of Smithers", and "The Bears of Alice Arms"
went to the N.H.L. for various teams. Perry Davidson was working in the curling rink when he fell and broke his leg badly but when the leg healed he had long handles made for his stones and continued to play as he would not have to bend the leg to throw his rocks. It was sometime after the last great
Collection
Wilfred Watson fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual record
Creator
Wilfred Watson
Fonds No.
PF21
Accession No.
1993.19.1
2017.130.5
2020.27
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1992-1994
History / Biographical
John Wilfred Watson was born August 6, 1915 to Fredrick Stubbs and Catherine Mary Watson in Smithers, B.C. Wilfred married Stella Alberta [Albertina] McIntee in 1945, and lived in Smithers, B.C. He worked in the family business, the Watson's Store, and was proprietor of the Hudson Hotel, and the Lakeside Motel near Lake Kathlyn.
Scope and Content
Contains historical writings by Wilfred Watson, including "Smithers" (memoirs of life in Smithers), "The Rise and Fall of Watson Store" (also called the "History of Watson's Store"), "The People of Smithers", and "The Bears of Alice Arms"
Subject Access
Watson Store
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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