Collection PR2934 - Group of Seven slide collection

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Group of Seven slide collection

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    • [ca. 1967] (Creation)

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    10 slides

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    The provenance is not recorded or known for the records associated with this name authority record.

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    Scope and content

    The collection consists of ten color slides featuring the work of the original members of the Group of Seven including F.J. Johnson, F.H. Varley, Arthur, Lismer, J.E.H. MacDonald, F. Carmichael, Lawren Harris, and A.Y. Jackson dating from 1920 - 1928. The collection also includes two slides featuring work by Tom Thomson dating from 1916 to 1917. The date of the creation of the slides as well as the creator of the slides remains unknown.

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    In 1967, the National Gallery of Canada donated the material to the Provincial Archives of Alberta


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        The material is in English.

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        Access Conditions: None

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        Use Conditions: Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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        File list is not available.

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        Library and Archives Canada holds many materials related to the Group of Seven.

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        Further accruals are not expected.

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        Information for the administrative history/biographical sketch sourced from: The Canadian Encyclopedia, (Accessed May 14, 2008).

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        Includes accession PR1967.0103.

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