Fonds - Stocks Camera Shop fonds

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Stocks Camera Shop fonds

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  • 1917-1974 (Creation)
    Stocks Camera Shop

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ca 10,000 photographs

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Stocks Camera Shop was a photography business in Penticton run by the Stocks family.

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The fonds consists of photographs of Penticton and the South Okanagan depicting local businesses, the fruit industry, orchards, cattle ranching, forestry, transportation, Indians, Chinese, social life, sports activities and teams, wildlife and scenery, politicians, disasters, the Penticton Peach Festival, churches, schools, hospitals, and other public and private buildings.

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BCAUL control number: PEN-728

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