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Description found in Archives

Leung Doo Wong fonds [textual record, graphic material]. 

Date(s)

1894-1963

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

21.3 cm of textual records.
43 photographs b&w, 1 negative.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of personal and business correspondence relating to activities in the province of Quebec and material concerning the Teatro Chung Wa in Havana, Cuba; immigration documents (Chinese Immigration Act) relating to members of the Wong family; several booklets in Chinese; personal photographs; photocopies (7 pages) of immigration documents, 1894-1962. The fonds also contains a portrait used by Mr. Yu Wong (b. 1880) on his 1963 Canadian Citizenship card; a portrait of Mr. Wong as a younger man, during the 1920s and 1930s; and photos of various members of the Wong family. The photos were taken in New York, San Francisco, Monteal, Hoboken, Moncton, and China from approximately 1910 to 1940.

Textual records
90: Open
Volume
from 1 to 2
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
01835
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
04203
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Photographs: No restrictions. Various copyright. Credit: Name of photographer / National Archives of Canada / Copy negative no.

No finding aid

Additional information

Received in 1978 from Gordon Wong of Montreal, Que.

Subject heading

1. Leung Doo Wong - Correspondence, [1908-1962] Teatro Chung Wa (Havana, Cuba), [1908-1931]
2. Commercial correspondence, [1908-1962] Wong family, [1908-1931]
3. Emigration and immigration law - China, [1908-1962] Quebec (Province), [1908-1931]
4. Immigrants - China, [1894-1962]
5. Chinese - Canada, [1908-1962]
6. Photographs, [1908-1962]
7. Legal documents - China, [1894-1962]

Private

Other system control no.

Related control no.

1. 1991-227 DAP
2. 106-020000-7