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Description found in Archives

Donald C. Beckett collection [graphic material]. 

Collection consists of



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

4 photographs b&w.
1 print photomechanical reproduction 31.3 cm x 15.2 cm.

Scope and content

Collection consists of photographs depicting: mammoth cheese made at Perth, Ontario and displayed at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Illinois, 1893; first powdered milk factory in Canada, Brownsville, Ontario. One original handbill advertisement (trade card) for the Barnard Power Curd Mill.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
90: Open
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Photographs: No restrictions on use. Copyright expired. Credit: name of photographer / National Archives of Canada / copy negative number.
Print: No restrictions on use. Copyright expired. Credit: National Archives of Canada.

Photographs: Some item level descriptions are available on-line in Minisis. (Electronic)

Photographs: See Dr. J.A. Ruddick's narrative description of the mammoth cheese. (Paper)

Print: Item level description available on-line in Minisis. (Electronic)

Biography / Administrative history

Donald C. Beckett, a public servant.

Additional information

Received in 1987 from Donald C. Beckett, Nepean, Ontario.


Related control no.

1. 1987-051 NPC
2. 1987-071 PIC