R. Edward Gosnell

Politician

1860 – 1931

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Who was R. Edward Gosnell?

R.E. Gosnell was British Columbia's first Provincial Archivist, an office to which he was appointed in 1908 while he also held the office of Legislative Librarian.

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Born
Aug 4, 1860
Lake Beauport, Quebec
Also known as
  • Edward Gosnell
  • Richard Edward Gosnell
  • Robert Edward Gosnell
  • R.E. Gosnell
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Presbyterianism
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Education
  • Model School
    Teacher's certificate
    (1878 - 1878)
Employment
  • Advisor, Richard McBride
  • Provincial Archives of British Columbia
    (1908 - 1910/07/01)
  • Legislative Librarian, Legislative Library of British Columbia
Lived in
  • Victoria
  • Ottawa
  • Vancouver
  • Chatham-Kent
Died
Aug 5, 1931
Vancouver
Resting place
Ocean View Burial Park

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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