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Photographs of Canada

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3062E

Scope and Contents

A collection of loose photographs of Canada, mostly measuring 240 x 190 mm. Most prints are mounted on card with typed captions.

The collection has been broken down into geographical locations thus:
1-18 Newfoundland
19-23 Prince Edward Island
24-25 Nova Scotia
26-45 New Brunswick
46-61 Quebec
62-110 Ontario
111-140 Manitoba
141-166 Saskatchewan
167-206 Alberta
207-230 British Columbia
231-236 General locations


  • Creation: 1950 - 1967


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Biographical / Historical

Photographers unknown unless stated but many are by Canadian Pacific Railways.


.06 cubic metre(s) ( 6 archive boxes containing 236 images) : photographic print

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair to good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Canada, fiche number 2-8.


This item level description was entered by NE and MJC using information from the original typescript catalogue.



Includes index.
2003-12-04 15:03:25+00:00
Language of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
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Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom