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Place of creation
Negatives - film - b/w
Scope and content
Item is a portrait of the Yanaluk family, a Slavic immigrant family photographed by William James Topley in 1911 upon their arrival in Québec City.
Copy negative PA-010254
RV3 149 Item no. assigned by LAC 2406
Credit: William James Topley / Library and Archives Canada / PA-010254
Restrictions on use: Nil
Photographer: Topley, William James, 1845-1930.
William James Topley was commissioned by the Immigration Branch of the Department of the Interior to take this series of photographs of immigrants upon their arrival to the Detention Centre in Québec City to promote immigration to Canada.
2. Topley Photographs of Québec Immigration Centre, 1911
Immigration, Peter Robertson, National Archives of Canada
IMMIGRATION & COLONIZATION - GERMAN.
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