File 002 - Scouting

Scout Lloyd Bowen receiving Medal for Bravery Chief Scout Lord Baden-Powell 2nd Sherbrooke Troop Boy Scouts camping at Lake Massawippi Certificate of service during the Spanish Flu Scout Lloyd Bowen Scout Lloyd Bowen Boy Scout by tent

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper


General material designation

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Title based on contents of file.

Level of description


Reference code

CA ETRC P006-004-002

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1918-1928 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

0.02 l.m. of textual records, 15 photographs: b&w.

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Custodial history

Scope and content

The file contains primary source information on the involvement of Sherbrooke, QC's Lloyd H. Bowen in scouting from 1918 to 1928. It consists of correspondence dated 1918 from and to Ethel S. Paton, relating to an act of bravery performed by Lloyd H. Bowen; permits issued in 1918 to Scout Lloyd H. Bowen to raise funds or collect material for the Red Cross Society and the Sherbrooke Patriotic Association; a certificate recognizing the Boy Scouts work during the Spanish flu epidemic in Sherbrooke; two letters dated 1921 from William Giovetti and a certificate announcing the nomination of Lloyd H. Bowen to the rank of Troop Leader and Assistant Scoutmaster; and notes and a photocopy of a press clipping relating to an address "My Impressions of the West", given by Lloyd H. Bowen at a weekly meeting of the Sherbrooke 2nd troop in April 1928. Among the photographs are: four photographs taken when Lloyd H. Bowen received the Medal of Bravery from Lord Baden-Powell on the occasion of the Chief Scout's visit in Montreal in 1918; the Second Sherbrooke Boy Scouts in camp at Lake Massawippi in 1921; the Lynx Lair with boys in front; and photographs of Lloyd in his scout uniform.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Some of the photographs are also available in digital format. .

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Generated finding aid

Associated materials

Researchers may also consult the archives of the Sherbrooke District Council of the Boy Scouts of Canada (P099).

Related materials


Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions


Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres