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Description found in Archives

Topley Series TXE [graphic material] 

Series consists of

Date(s)

1871-1901

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

121 photographs : b&w, glass plate negatives.
Negatives - glass

Scope and content

This series contains 121 photographs of Ottawa and its surrounding area, and other places in Ontario, Québec, Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia. Many of the photographs should buildings and offices in Ottawa, and there are many exterior and interior views of Rideau Hall, including photographs of the main entrance, drawing and dining rooms, a bedroom, a theatre, and a greenhouse. Also included are photographs of maple sugar camps in Québec, studio portraits of important figures (Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Hon. W. G. Perley, etc.), and a few composite photographs.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Glass plate negatives do not travel. Mus
t be consulted at Preservation Centre.
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
from 00597D to 00597I
00598A
RV3 150
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
1936-270 NPC

Terms of use

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

Finding aid no.

Additional information

Arrangement note
Photographs in this series were most likely removed from the Topley E series as they were unidentified and unnumbered. These items were numbered with the prefix "TX-E" or "TXE" as a separate group.

Series title
1. TXE
2. The prefix "TX-E" or "TXE" for this series meant unidentified and unnumbered photographs in the Topley E Series.

Restrictions on access note
Access to the glass plate negatives has to be given through a photo archivist as the originals do not circulate.

Private

4203806