- [ca. 1978-1988] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
115 photographs. -- 162 slides
Name of creator
Philippe Maurice, 1951- , is a photographer, historian of photographic processes and photographers, and consultant on archival photography. He is based in Calgary, Alberta.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of and purchase from Philippe Maurice, 1989-1995.
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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.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but a few of the photos have been digitized.
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Title based on contents of records.
Link added to Archives Photographs on July 27, 2015.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, May 03, 2018