Fonds - George Meeres Photographic and Art Studio fonds

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George Meeres Photographic and Art Studio fonds

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  • 1940-1959 (Creation)
    Meeres Photographic and Art Studio

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7 cm of textual records;700 photographs;700 negatives

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Meeres Photographic and Art Studio was a commercial photography studio established in Vernon, B.C,, in 1939 by George Meeres.

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Brian Wilson purchased this collection from an Armstrong resident. He saved what he wished and gave the remaining photographs and negatives to the Enderby Museum. Photographs of the local area and people were kept, while photographs from other communites were donated to the appropriate community's archives.

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Fonds consists of correspondence with and photographs of residents of Enderby and District, plus photographs of local organizations, groups and views of the area.

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BCAUL control number: EDM-414

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