CA ACU GBA F2286
- Copied 1978 (originally created [ca. 1935-1945]) (Creation)
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Name of creator
Joseph Pearson Clemmitt, 1902- , was born at St. Martin-in-Field, England. In 1930 he moved to Canada and worked for Parrish grain for two years. He joined the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) in 1932 and served at Prince Albert and Saskatoon in Saskatchewan, and in the Yukon. He retired in 1952 to Surrey, British Columbia where he worked for the school board.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of photographs of RCMP in Regina and the Yukon; the 1935 Regina riot; Yukon mining views; and construction of the Alaska Highway.
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No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
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No finding aid, but the photos have been digitized.
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Existence and location of originals
The originals are held by J. Pearson Clemmitt.
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Link added to Archives Photographs on August 10, 2015.
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Friday, March 04, 2016