George Holmes fonds

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George Holmes fonds

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  • 1926-1927 (Creation)
    Holmes, George

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3 cm of textual records

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George Holmes was an Amherst, N.S., farmer. He also operated a horse race track in Amherst and was probably the son of William Holmes, an Amherst carriage maker and farmer.

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Fonds consists of cash book and one letter. Cash book includes bets placed on horse races, accounts settled and accounts due.

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Includes one ledger.

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Donated to the Archives in 1991.


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Archives Journals 92-805

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