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Further Research



Barthes, Roland. Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography. New York: Hill and Wang, 1982.

Berger, John. Ways of Seeing. London: Penguin Books, 1972.

Bolton, Richard, ed. The Contest of Meaning: Critical Histories of Photography. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1989.

Borcoman, James, et al. Karsh: The Art of the Portrait. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 1989. Also published in French under the title Karsh : l'art du portrait.

Burgin, Victor, ed. Thinking Photography. London: Macmillan Press, 1982.

Burke, Peter. Eyewitnessing: The Uses of Images as Historical Evidence. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2001.


Chisholm, Barbara, ed. Castles of the North: Canada's Grand Hotels. Toronto: Lynx Images, 2001.

Cooper, Cynthia. Magnificent Entertainments: Fancy Dress Balls of Canada's Governors General, 1876-1898. Fredericton, N.B.: Goose Lane, 1997.


Edwards, Elizabeth, and Janice Hart, eds. Photography, Objects, Histories: The Materiality of Images. London: Routledge, 2004.


Fischer, Doug, et al. Our Times: A Pictorial Memoir of Ottawa's Past. Ottawa: Ottawa Citizen, 2000.

Francis, Daniel. The Imaginary Indian: The Image of the Indian in Canadian Culture. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 1992.

_____. Copying People: Photographing British Columbia First Nations, 1860-1940. Saskatoon: Fifth House Publishers, 1996.

Frizot, Michel, ed. A New History of Photography. Cologne, Germany: Konemann, 1998.


Geller, Peter. Northern Exposures: Photographing and Filming the Canadian North, 1920-1945. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2004.

Gernsheim, Helmut, and Alison Gernsheim. A Concise History of Photography. London: Thames and Hudson, 1965.

Goldberg, Vicki, ed. Photography in Print: Writings from 1816 to the Present. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1988.

Gordon, Alan. Making Public Pasts: The Contested Terrain of Montreal's Public Memories, 1891-1930. Montréal: McGill-Queens University Press, 2001.

Greenhill, Ralph, and Andrew Birrell. Canadian Photography, 1839-1920. Toronto: Coach House Press, 1979.


Hammond, M.O. Canadian Footprints: A Study in Foregrounds and Backgrounds. Toronto: MacMillan, 1926.

Hendricks, Klaus, and Anne Whitehurst. Conservation of Photographic Materials: A Basic Reading List. [Ottawa]: National Archives of Canada, 1988. Also published in French under the title La conservation des documents photographiques.

Hendricks, Klaus B., et al. Fundamentals of Photograph Conservation: A Study Guide. Toronto: Lugus, 1991.

Huyda, Richard. Camera in the Interior, 1858: H.L. Hime, Photographer: the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition. Toronto: Coach House Press, 1975.


Johnson, Russell T. Selling Themselves: The Emergence of Canadian Advertising. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001.


Karsh, Yousuf. Karsh Portraits. Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976.

_____. Karsh: a Fifty-year Retrospective. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1983.

King, J.C.H., and Henrietta Lidchi, eds. Imaging the Arctic. London: British Museum Press, 1998.

Koltun, Lilly, et al. Private Realms of Light: Amateur Photography in Canada, 1839-1940. Ottawa: Public Archives of Canada, 1984. Also published in French under the title
Le cœur au métier : la photographie amateur au Canada, de 1839 à 1940.


Langford, Martha. Contemporary Canadian Photography from the Collection of the National Film Board. Edited by Pierre Dessureault and Martha Hanna. Edmonton: Hurtig, 1984. Also published in French under the title Photographie canadienne contemporaine de la collection de l'Office national du film.

Langford, Martha. Suspended Conversations: The Afterlife of Memory in Photographic Albums. Montréal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2001.

Langford, Martha, et al. On Space, Memory and Metaphor: The Landscape in Photographic Reprise. Montréal: Vox Populi, 1997. Also published in French under the title Sur l'espace, la mémoire et la métaphore : le paysage dans la reprise photographique.

Lessard, Michel. Les Livernois, photographes, 120 ans de studio à Québec. Québec: Musée du Québec, 1987.

_____. La photo s'expose : 150 ans de photographie à Québec. Québec: s.n., 1987.

Lessard, Michel, ed. Montréal, métropole du Québec : images oubliées de la vie quotidienne, 1852-1910. Montréal: Éditions de l'Homme, 1992.

Lessard, Michel, et al, eds. Montréal au XXe siècle : regards de photographes. [Montréal]: Éditions de l'Homme, 1995.

Lessard, Michel, and Francine Rémillard. Photo histoire au Québec : 150 ans de procédés photographiques monochromes. [Montréal]: Photo Sélection, [1987?].


Maciejewski, Andrzej. After Notman: Montreal Views a Century Apart. Willowdale, Ont.:
Firefly Books, 2003. Also published in French under the title D'après Notman : regards sur Montréal, un siècle plus tard.

Moosang, Faith. First Son: Portraits by C.D. Hoy. Vancouver: Presentation House, 1999.


National Archives of Canada. Managing Photographic Records in the Government of Canada. Ottawa: National Archives of Canada, 1993. Also published in French under the title La gestion des documents photographiques au gouvernement du Canada.

Nelles, H.V. The Art of Nation-Building: Pageant and Spectacle at Quebec's Tercententary. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999.

Newhall, Beaumont. The History of Photography from 1839 to the Present Day. 5th ed. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1982.


Reilly, James M. Care and Identification of 19th-century Photographic Prints. Rochester, NY: Eastman Kodak Co., 1986.

Robideau, Henri. Flapjacks and Photographs: the Life Story of Mattie Gunterman, the Famous Camp Cook and Photographer. Vancouver: Polestar Press, 1995.

Rooney, Francis. Working Light: The Wandering Life of Photographer Edith S. Watson. Ottawa: Carleton University Press, 1996.

Rosenblum, Naomi. A World History of Photography. 3rd edition. New York: Abbeville Press, 1997. Also published in French under the title Une histoire mondiale de la photographie.


Schwartz, Joan, and James Ryan, eds. Picturing Place: Photography and the Geographical Imagination. London: I.B. Taurus and Co., 2003.

Silversides, Brock V. The Face Pullers: Photographing Native Canadians, 1871-1939. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: Fifth House Publishers, 1994.

Sontag, Susan. On Photography. New York: Picador, 2001 (reprint).


Tagg, John. The Burden of Representation: Essays on Photographies and Histories. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1993 (first published 1988).

Taylor, C. James. Negotiating the Past: The Making of Canada's National Historic Parks and Sites. Montréal: McGill-Queens University Press, 1990.

Thomas, Anne. Fact and Fiction: Canadian Painting and Photography, 1860-1900. Montréal: McCord Museum of Canadian History, 1979. Also published in French under the title Le reel et l'imaginaire : peinture et photographie canadiennes, 1860-1900

Trachtenberg, Alan, ed. Classic Essays on Photography. New Haven, Conn.: Leetes Island Books, 1981.

Triggs, Stanley, and J. Russell Harper, eds. Portrait of a Period: A Collection of Notman Photographs, 1856-1915. Montréal: McGill University Press, 1967.


Vorsteher, Dieter, and Janet Yates, eds. Yousuf Karsh: Heroes of Light and Shadow. Toronto: Stoddart, 2001.


Wells, Liz, ed. The Photography Reader. London: Routledge, 2003.

Weinstein, Robert A., and Larry Booth. Collection, Use and Care of Historical Photographs. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1977.


Zaslow, Morris, Reading the Rocks: the Story of the Geological Survey of Canada, 1842-1972. Toronto: Macmillan Co. of Canada in association with the Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources, and Information Canada, 1975.