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Memorable Manitobans: Archer Martin (1865-1941)


Born in Ontario on 6 May 1865, in 1893 he was living in Winnipeg where he served as First Vice-President of the Manitoba Historical Society. He later moved to Victoria, British Columbia. He died there on 1 September 1941. His papers are in the British Columbia Archives.

His articles for the Manitoba Historical Society:

The Land Tenures of the Hudson’s Bay Company and the Titles of the Selkirk Settlers
Unpublished MHS address, read 1 December 1892 (published in Western Law Times of Canada, December 1892).


This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 October 2016

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