Fonds F2989 - Philippe Maurice fonds

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Reference code

CA ACU GBA F2989

Title

Philippe Maurice fonds

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1978-1988] (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

115 photographs. -- 162 slides

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Philippe Maurice, 1951- , is a photographer, historian of photographic processes and photographers, and consultant on archival photography. He is based in Calgary, Alberta.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of and purchase from Philippe Maurice, 1989-1995.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The fonds consists of slides depicting urban scenes in Calgary, a C-Train accident (1981), a chuckwagon crash at the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede (1979), and scenes at Spruce Meadows (1980); includes experimental stereoscopic photographs of scenes in Calgary, a view of the burned Linton and MacMillan blocks in downtown Calgary (1986); and a copy of an historic stereoscopic view of Calgary (ca. 1884).

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

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Language and script notes

The material is in English.

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Finding aids

No finding aid, but a few of the photos have been digitized.

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Note

Title based on contents of records.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on July 27, 2015.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Thursday, May 03, 2018

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