Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F3270 - Alfred Price fonds
ACU GBA F3270
Alfred Price fonds
- 1921 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
3 cm of textual records. -- 88 photographs
Name of creator
Alfred Price was a manager with the Canadian Pacific Railway. He was the author of Rail life : A Book of Yarns. -- Toronto : T. Allen, .
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of David Laurence Jones, 2017.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of draft biographies of Canadian Pacific Railway employees and their photographs. This was likely a first draft of Price's book Rail Life.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but most of the photos have been digitized.
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Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Archives Photographs on December 28, 2017.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, May 31, 2018