Fonds BCHS1106 - Knowlton Grove Hotel Fonds

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Knowlton Grove Hotel Fonds

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Knowlton Grove

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  • [1930]-2000 (Creation)

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2 textual records. - 27 photographs.

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The fonds consists of a souvenir folder created by Hugh McVittie of Ridgetown, Ontario, who came to stay at the Knowlton Grove Hotel during his childhood around 1940 to 1946. It contains information about the hotel, a hand drawn map of the different buildings and many photographs taken during that period. The Knowlton Grove Hotel used to be operated by the Knowlton Conference Association.

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Acc. number: 2000-41.
Donor: Hugh McVittie, Ridgetown, Ontario.


The photographs have not yet been described nor digitized.

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  • English

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Creation: February 2023.

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  • English

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