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Place of creation
ca 450 photos col.
ca 50 negatives: b&w, col.
Scope and content
Activities, personnel, and facilities across Canada of Medical Services Branch, Indian and Northern Health Services; Immigration Medical Services including facilities at Lekhaven, Germany, 1922 and Gdynia, Poland, 1938-1939; Quarantine Services including smallpox, ca. 1906 and leprosy victims, 1921-1927; reports on northern sanitation, hospitals, nursing stations, community health workers, Indian, Eskimo and Inuit patients and their homes. Photographs by National Film Board photographer Richard Harrington, Val D'or Photograph Studio, Norman Studio, Chilliwack B.C., Photogelatine Engraving Co., Toronto., , A.L. Kirkby, in Lac La Ronge, Saskatchewan., John A. Rodriguez, Sept. Îles, P.Q., Ralph Bower, Foto-Hernried, Hans Hammarskiold (Swedish), Swetnam & Grier (Missouri), James V. Sproat, Joe Stone Photographers, Fredericton, N.B., Foto-Strauss-Rutterdam.
Conditions of access
from 05130 to 05136
05130 to 05136
Copyright: Photos less than 50 years old: Library and Archives Canada; photographs more than 50 years old (expired).
Graphic (photo): Nil
Graphic (photo): Copyright: Library and Archives Canada
Graphic (photo): Preliminary inventory prepared by Federal Archives
Graphic (photo):Photographic material See "Photographic inventories, indexes, and caption lists arranged by accession number." RS FA-500 99 (Other)
Creator / Provenance
1. Gdynia (Poland)
2. Harrington, Richard.
3. Lekhaven (Germany)
7. Sanitation - Canada, Northern.
8. Nurses and nursing - Canada, Northern.
9. Hospitals - Canada, Northern.
10. Public health - Canada, Northern.
11. Indians - Medical care.
12. Inuit - Medical care.
13. Canada. Medical Services Branch.
14. Canada. Dept. of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.
15. Canada. Health and Welfare Canada.
Other system control no.
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