Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Selwyn, Alfred Richard Cecil[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1824 - 1902  (78 years)


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  • Name Selwyn, Alfred Richard Cecil 
    Born 28 Jul 1824  Somerset, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1875  Quesnel, BC; Fort St. James, BC; Fort St. John, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Oct 1902  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I52  Camera Workers | S, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Institutional (visit).
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was director of the Geological Survey of Canada from 1869 to 1895.

  • Sources 
    1. [S628] (Victoria) Colonist, (Victoria: Colonist), 1871-1872; 1874-1877.
      References to his survey work in BC

    2. [S620] Morgan (1898), Henry James Morgan, ed., (Toronto: William Briggs, 1898).

    3. [S408] Hall (1967), E. Hall, comp., (Ottawa: Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources, 1967), 25-27.

    4. [S278] Encyclopedia Canadiana (1970), (Toronto: Grolier of Canada, 1970).