Fonds PR1803 - Rick McSparron fonds

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Rick McSparron fonds

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    PR1803

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    • [194-?]-1989 (Creation)

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    Physical description

    152 photographs. – 87 negatives.

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    Name of creator

    (1949-2015)

    Biographical history

    Born in 1949, Richard William McSparron was a resident of Edmonton. He died after a bicycle accident in 2015.

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    Scope and content

    The fonds consists of images of a funeral, family, children, houses, barns, farm animals, and grain elevators, as well as images taken by Rick McSparron of the construction and destruction of Edmonton buildings and other images showing the architectural changes in Edmonton. The fonds also includes images taken by McSparron of Banff, Waterton and Calgary and images of Gaby Haas and his Barndance Gang.

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    Physical condition

    Negatives in PR1989.0016 have been damaged by mold and mice.

    Immediate source of acquisition

    Rick McSparron deposited records and allowed others to be copied by the Provincial Archives of Alberta in 1989. The records deposited in PR1989.0016 were found in his former home at 12809-121 Street, Edmonton, 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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        Further accruals are not expected.

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        Includes accessions PR1989.0016 and PR1989.0492.

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