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Date(s)

October, 1911

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph : b&w, glass plate negative ; 12.0 x 16.5 cm.
Negatives - glass
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Glass plate negatives do not travel. Mus
t be consulted at Preservation Centre.
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-010261
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
2417
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
00600B Item no. assigned by LAC 2417
90: Open
Other accession no.
1936-270 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: William James Topley/Library and Archives Canada/PA-010261
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Finding aid no.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

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.

Series title
1. SC
2. Topley Photographs of Québec Immigration Centre, 1911

Subject heading

1. IMMIGRATION & COLONIZATION.
2. IMMIGRATION & COLONIZATION - FINNISH.
3. IMMIGRATION & COLONIZATION - GERMAN.

Private

Other system control no.

3425812