|Repository:||South Peace Regional Archives|
|Title:||Wanham Mutual Telephone Company fonds|
|Date:||1951-1966 (date of creation)|
|Physical description:||2.5 cm of textual records
|Dates of creation, revision and deletion:||Processed in 2000
Exported from AoR and added to new database in Nov. 2021 – SF
Administrative history / Biographical sketch
Wanham Mutual Telephone Company was formed in 1951, to provide telephone services for twenty shareholders in the Wanham area.
Records were donated to Wally Tansem by E.J. Harrington, auditor of the Wanham Mutual Telephone Company.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of 1 financial ledger recording customers, their rents and tolls, and the receipts and expenditures of the company from 1951 to 1966. One photograph shows the Wanham phone exchange with two operators, one person waiting at the counter, and one customer.
- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Restrictions on access
No access restrictions
|Reference code||Title||Dates||Physical description|
|0016.01||Item – Wanham Rural Telephone Company||1930 c.||1 photograph : b&w : 8 x 10 in.|
|Scope and content:
The Wanham phone exchange with two operators. In the background a woman waits on a customer.