Fonds PH 2 - George A. Meeres collection

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George A. Meeres collection

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  • 1920-1964 (Creation)

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830 photographs;858 negatives

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The George A. Meeres collection consists of 917 photographs and 858 photographic negatives produced by commercial photographer, George Meeres, between 1920-1964. Consisting of 915 b&w, and 2 hand-tinted photographs, the collection captures moments of everyday life and events in the cities of Vernon, Armstrong, Enderby and Lumby. Includes individual and group portraits, stills of local businesses, street scenes, views of local scenery, holiday celebrations, theatrical productions, and local military activities.

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BCAUL control number: VERN-76

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