MAG prefix (HMCS MAGNIFICENT) [graphic material]

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    ca. 1948-1957.
    Type of material:
    Photographs, Textual material
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
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    ca. 1948-1957.
    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    ca. 3,000 photographs : negatives
    Language of material:
    Scope and content:
    Photographs with the prefix MAG document the HMCS Magnificent between 1948 and 1957.
    Finding aid no.:
    Finding aid:
    Textual records (Paper) Finding aid 24-513P-MAG is a two part handwritten photo caption list created by DND, relating to items MAG-1 to MAG-7562. Note that captions were not provided for all photographs. The finding aid is available as a PDF attached to this record. 24-513P-MAG (90 90: Open) captions 1-4455.pdf captions 4456-7562.pdf

    Additional information:
    General Note:
    The b&w safety negatives for photographs found in the range 1-ca. 7562 may be found in CANADA. DEPT. OF NATIONAL DEFENCE 1967-052 DND box 139 (items MAG-1 to MAG-1976); box 140 (items MAG-1979 to MAG-4883); box 141 (items MAG-4884 to ca. MAG-7562)
    Custodial history:
    Part of the MAG prefix material was transferred in 1967, as part of accession 1967-052, and the remainder was transferred in 2008 along with other analogue photography from the National Defence Image Library, Canadian Forces Joint Imagery Centre (NDIL / CFJIC).
    Container note(s):
    Related control no.:
    1967-052 NPC
    Former archival reference no.:
    Other accession no.:
    1967-052 NPC
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