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Description found in Archives

George W. Marchell fonds [graphic material]. 

Date(s)

[ca. 1934]-1967

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1,858 photographs b&w.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of pictorial salon photography.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
1B DAP-18A-1
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
03623
from SC 0231 to SC 0235
SC 0235A
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
INT 021
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
RV5 024
90: Open
Archival reference no.

Terms of use

Photographs: No restrictions on use. Various copyrights on items less than 50 years old; copyright expired on items greater than 50 years old. Credit: Name of photographer / National Archives of Canada / Copy negative number.

Photographs: List of prints. (Paper)

Biography / Administrative history

George W. Marchell (1901-1976), accountant, amateur photographer. Born 01 Septermber 1901, Woodstock, Ontario, flourished in London, Ontario, ca. 1920-1976. Active from the 1920's, Marchell joined the London Camera Club after meeting George and Jean Pearce. Marchell helped organize the 1st Western Ontario Salon (1936), but with other dissatisfied members founded FotoForum the same year. Died 06 August 1976, London, Ontario.

Marchell has works located in: National Archives of Canada. Exhibitions in salons in Canada, U.S.A., Britain, Spain, Yugoslavia, and Argentina (group); 1935-1955. Private Realms of Light, PAC, Ottawa, Ontario; 1983

Additional information

Received in 1979 from Mrs. George W. Marchell, London, Ontario.

Private

Related control no.

1979-240 NPC