Fonds 58950-58959 - F. Gowen Company fonds

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F. Gowen Company fonds

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CA VPL 58950-58959

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  • 1917-1918 (Creation)
    F. Gowen Company

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10 photographs

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F. Gowen Company was a photography firm in Vancouver operated by Frank Gowen from 1919 to 1920. It specialized in commercial and scenic photography. Between 1914 and 1919 Frank Gowen photographed under his own name. F. Gowen Company was superseded by the Gowen Sutton Company Ltd. in 1920.

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The records were in the custody of the Hamilton Public Library.

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The fonds consists of photographs of Vancouver streets and waterfront, as well as of North Vancouver.

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BCAUL control number: VPL-1655

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