Archives and Special Collections
Collection C0096 - Standard Historical Book Society collection
ACU GBA C0096
Standard Historical Book Society collection
- Copied 1980 (originally created 1910-1961) (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
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.
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
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
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
Related units of description
Title based on provenance of collection.
Link added to Archives Photographs on August 7, 2015.