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Historical North Coast Photograph Album
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- Graphic material
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[ca. 1897] (Creation)
Physical description area
17 photographs : b&w ; 18.7 x 24 cm
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The Historical North Coast Photograph Album was transferred from British Columbia Archives in Victoria, B.C. to Northern B.C. Archives & Special Collections at the University of Northern British Columbia in Prince George, B.C. in June 2006.
Scope and content
Contains photographs generally depicting landscapes, water scenes, and views of towns on British Columbia's north coast. Includes images featuring sternwheelers and other boats, canneries, fisheries, and individuals. Locations depicted include Port Essington and Port Simpson (Lax Kw’alaams) in BC, Fort Wrangell in Alaska, and other unknown towns. Includes one photograph of a man named Max Lohbrunner, and many other images depicting unidentified individuals.
Photographs are severely faded and adhered to album pages which are very warped.
Album dismantled and rehoused, original order maintained.
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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections
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.Tiff & .Jpg
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Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Personal or academic use of photographic materials is welcomed under the standard fair use and educational use clauses of Canadian Copyright Law. Commercial use is, however, forbidden without the express permission of the copyright holder. For information on obtaining written permission from the copyright holder, please contact the Northern B.C. Archives and Special Collections.
Photographs adhered to album pages which are dirty and yellowed, some foxing &/or mould is evident, and page structure is severly desiccated.
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