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Collection C0096 - Standard Historical Book Society collection

Identity area

Reference code

ACU GBA C0096

Title

Standard Historical Book Society collection

Date(s)

  • Copied 1980 (originally created 1910-1961) (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

152 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

The photos in this collection were gathered together by the Standard Historical Book Society in the late 1970s for use in From Danaview to Standard, a local history of the Standard area of Alberta, which was published by the society in 1979.

Repository

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The collection consists of photographs of Danish settlers, farming scenes, schools, businesses and the Standard Coal Mine.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

The material is in English.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

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

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

The originals were returned to individual contributors by the society.

Existence and location of copies

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Related descriptions

Notes area

Note

Title based on provenance of collection.

Note

Link added to Archives Photographs on August 7, 2015.

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Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

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Accession area