Fonds PR2193 - Patricia Spence fonds

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Patricia Spence fonds

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    • [1930] (Creation)

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    170 photographs

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    The fonds consists of 26 photographs of Northern Alberta and Northwest Territories including views of settlements, rivers, lakes, agriculture, industry, and the people of the region. The fonds also includes a scrapbook entitled, "From the Land of the Midnight Sun" containing 145 photographs of settlements, rivers, lakes, agriculture, industry, and the people of the region. The photographs in the scrapbook appear to have been taken during a trip up the Mackenzie River to Fort Macpherson and includes numerous images of Indigenous peoples of the region. The fonds dates from [1930].

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    In 1992, Patricia Spence donated the material to the Provincial Archives of Alberta. The provenance of the material prior to 1992 is unknown.


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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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        Includes accession PR1992.0184.

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