Galician immigrants

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    Item
    Date:
    [ca. 1911].
    Reference:
    Box number: RV3 149
    Item no. (creator):
    2410
    Type of material:
    Photographs
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
    Item ID number:
    3193424
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    Context of this record:
  • Date(s):
    [ca. 1911].
    Bilingual equivalent:
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    Place:
    Québec (Quebec):
    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    Extent:
    1 photograph : b&w, nitrate negative ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm (approx).
    Negatives - film - b/w
    Language of material:
    English
    Scope and content:
    Photograph depicting Galician (Ukrainian) immigrants.
    Additional name(s):
    Finding aid no.:
    FA-001
    TOPLEYDB
    Additional information:
    General Note:
    Described by the RECON project.
    William James Topley was commissioned by the Immigration Branch of the Department of the Interior to take this series of photographs of immigrants upon their arrival to the Detention Centre in Québec City to promote immigration to Canada.
    "Galician immigrants" (Caption title, Canadian History Hall)
    Reproduction note:
    A reproduction of this photograph was made for Canadian History Hall, 2017.07.01
    Exhibitions note:
    Immigration, Peter Robertson, National Archives of Canada
    Series added entry:
    SC
    Topley Photographs of Québec Immigration Centre, 1911
    Topley Album 16
    Subject heading:
    Source:
    Private
    Other system control no.:
    DAPDCAP279266
    Other accession no.:
    1936-270 NPC
  • Conditions of access:
    Terms of use:
    Credit: William James Topley / Library and Archives Canada / PA-010401
    Restrictions on use: Nil
    Copyright: Expired

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