Fonds MS-4-65 - Rufus Dickie fonds

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Rufus Dickie fonds

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  • 1915-1922 (Creation)
    Dickie, Rufus Edward

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15 m of textual records

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Rufus Edward Dickie was a lumber merchant in Stewiacke, Nova Scotia. He was born in 1886 to Alfred and Alice Amelia Dickie in Upper Stewiacke. He married Ellen Fletcher Guild in 1911. Rufus Dickie worked for his father’s lumber businesses, holding the position of general manager of the Canadian Lumber Company. At one time he was the president of the Canadian Lumbermen’s Association.

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Accession 1972-061

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Fonds contains day books (1909-1920); ledgers (1909-1922); journals (1912-1919); correspondence (1916-1922); and other records from Rufus Dickie, lumber merchant.

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  • English

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room.  Materials may be under copyright.  Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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