Fonds 78 - Kornelius Driediger fonds

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Kornelius Driediger fonds


  • 1927-1969 (Creation)

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33 cm of textual records.

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These records were donated by Jake Driediger (Sardis, BC) to the MHSBC on 8 Jul 1992 and brought in by Helena Braun.

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Fonds is arranged in the following series:
1) Diaries- 1927-1929, 1932-1940, 1943-1969 - (6 files) - Box 192
2) Correspondence 1926-1938, 1943-1945, 1947-1958, 1960-1961, 1963 - (7 files) - Box 192
3) Financial Records 1915-1931, 1933-1939, 1941-1965 - (2 files) - Box 192
4) Legal Documents (legal documents consists of immigration identification cards and Canadian Mennonite Board of Colonization records) 1926, 1932, 1934-1937, 1943, 1946, 1948-1949, 1951 - (1 file) - Box 192
5) Scrapbooks -consists of poetry, music and songs, clippings, family history - (1 file) - Box 192

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Most records are in German

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Record created September 15, 2008
Record modified May 01, 2014




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