Fonds F2286 - Pearson Clemmit fonds

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CA ACU GBA F2286

Title

Pearson Clemmit fonds

Date(s)

  • Copied 1978 (originally created [ca. 1935-1945]) (Creation)

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Fonds

Extent and medium

45 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

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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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

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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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Note

Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on August 10, 2015.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Friday, March 04, 2016

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