CA ACU GBA F2677
- [ca. 1900-2000] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
12.5 cm of textual records. -- ca. 150 photographs
Name of creator
Benjamin Roginsky, 1916-2002, was born and educated in Calgary, Alberta and served in the Second World War. He studied at the University of British Columbia and the University of Toronto and later operated Western Furniture Exchange in Calgary. He was also an accomplished artist. Roginsky did not marry.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of estate of Benjamin Roginsky, 2003.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The fonds consists of photographs of Jewish communities in Rumsey and Calgary; Western Furniture Exchange; and artworks completed by Ben Roginsky.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
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Script of material
Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but many of the photos have been digitized.
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Title based on contents of records.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Tuesday, May 29, 2018