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Description found in Archives

Marc Choko collection [graphic material]. 

Collection consists of


[ca. 1895]-1955

Place of creation


62 prints posters, serigraphs, lithographs, silkscreens.

Scope and content

Collection amassed by University of Quebec at Montreal School of Design Professor Marc Choko. Collection consists of thirty-nine publicity posters by Roger Couillard for Canadian National and Canadian Pacific. Also included are posters depicting: immigration and colonization; tourism before and after World War II; ships and trains; the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Royal Mail Steamship Line. Works are by Peter Ewart, Leonard Richmond, Trompf, Leslie Coppold, Walter H. Calder, Roger Couillard, James Crockart, Thomas Moy, Odid Rosenburg, Cecil King, Padden, and Sterne Stevens.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
from 1 to 39
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A022/X4 Item no. assigned by LAC 4
Item no. assigned by LAC 6
90: Open
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Prints: no restrictions on use or reproduction. Various copyrights. Credit: National Archives of Canada.

Item level descriptions available on-line in Minisis ICON database. (Electronic)

Additional information

Reproductions of some posters are in the accession file.

Availability of other formats note
The following items have been digitized: C-137666 C-137668 (ICON).

Subject heading

1. Choko, Marc H., 1947-
2. Canadian National Railways
3. Chemins de fer nationaux du Canada
4. Canadian Pacific Railway Company
5. Posters, Canadian.
6. Affiches canadiennes.


Related control no.

1. 1990-106 DAP
2. 2000-00774-0
3. 2000-00833-X