Fonds - Godfrey Philip Gower fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Godfrey Philip Gower fonds

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  • Textual record

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Dates of creation area


  • 1918-1983 (Creation)
    Godfrey Philip Gower fonds

Physical description area

Physical description

  • 25.0 cm of text.
  • ca. 400 photographs.
  • 153 slides.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Fifth Metropolitan of British Columbia, 1968-1971; fifth Bishop of New Westminster, 1951-1971.

Custodial history

Scope and content

  • Fonds consists correspondence, printed material, minutes, reports, clippings, photographs, and slides.
  • Includes personal documents relating to education, ecclesiastical and military service. Photographs and slides include subjects relating to meetings of General Synod; Anglican Theological College; individuals; Columbia Coast Mission; Diocese of New Westminster parishes, organizations and events; and Lambeth Conference.

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Guide #:

Associated materials

See also Metropolitan.

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General note

Title based on contents of fonds and full name of person as entered in Crockford's.
Many photographs are undated.

General note

Norris cartoons: Map cabinet, drawer 2 and framed-photo area in library, shelf 5
Data entry data: 30/05/1997 13:54
Data entry by: Original data entry by mepp.

Alpha-numeric designations

Inmagic identifier: 1842




Personal documents are rolled up. Did not examine physical condition of photographs or slides.

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Feb. 3, 1998 DJS

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Physical storage

  • Box: PSA 36 & 37
  • Box: File List available.
  • Box: See also: Guide # 12 - Biographical Collection [PSA 38 / 1 to 4]
  • Box: Norris cartoons: Map cabinet, drawer 2 and framed photo area, shelf: 5
  • Box: Photos : file cabinet B-2, PSA8 - 1 to 257.
  • Box: Slides (82-15) File cabinet A-4 [white box]
  • Box: PSA 36 to 38
  • Box: Photos: PSA8-1 to 257, file cabinet B-2; slides A-4
  • Box: Norris cartoons - Map cabinet, drawer 2, framed photos area, shelf 5.