Fonds PR-0264 - Times-Colonist fonds

Douglas Street looking north from the top of the Campbell Building in the snow Baseball season opening, Eagles vs. Pitzer & Nex Baseball season opening, Eagles vs. Pitzer & Nex Baseball season opening, Eagles vs. Pitzer & Nex Baseball players Boy with parsnip War effort, silver display War effort, sorting newspapers and magazines for overseas War effort, Princess Elizabeth's doll collection display War effort, war saving certificates War effort, bundles for Britain Nurses in an air raid shelter Shipyard worker Shipyard worker Shipyard worker Shipyard worker Ship launching Shipyard worker Ship under construction Ship under construction Ship under construction at Esquimalt Shipyard workers leaving work Shipyard workers leaving work Douglas Roller Gardens, 2855 Douglas Street Douglas Roller Gardens interior , 2855 Douglas Street Roller skating performance, Pat Bay? Fire department training tower at the rear of the fire hall, Fisgard Street Interior of City Market.  Vancouver Island Turkey Improvement Association event Interior of City Market.  Vancouver Island Turkey Improvement Association event Chinese school, Fisgard Street Victoria Day parade, Yates Street Armoured car and security men on Broad Street (in front of Brackman and Ker) Fire at Rock Bay Fire at Rock Bay Victoria Cougars players with boy in trench coat Victoria Cougars hockey game at Memorial Arena Victoria Cougars hockey game at Memorial Arena Victoria Cougars team portrait Concert at Memorial Arena Douglas Street looking north from top of Campbell Building Government Street looking north from Courtney Street Parade on Yates Street Looking north on Quadra Street from Pandora Avenue. 1515 Quadra on right War effort, Chinese backed Victory Loan drive War effort, Bundles for Britain.  Netta Hunter, left and Edith Aaronson, right War effort, poster contest winners War Savings Military parade on Douglas Street looking north War Savings Military parade on Douglas Street looking north War effort.  "Rally Round the Roundels" appeal Mrs. C.R. Slemon on the corner of Dougla... Youth group parade. Looking north on Blanshard Street from Yates Street.  Parade on its way to Be...
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Times-Colonist fonds

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  • Photographs

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PR-0264

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  • 1938-1983 (Creation)
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    Times-Colonist

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110,000 photographs : negatives and prints

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Victoria's Times-Colonist newspaper was established in 1980 when the Daily Colonist and the Victoria Times merged.

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Fonds consists of glass plate negatives and 4x5 and 35mm black and white safety film negatives taken by staff and free lance photographers for the Daily Colonist and the Victoria Daily Times, The Express and the Times-Colonist newspapers. The negatives date from approximately 1938 to 1991.

The negatives relate to the following subjects: news events; scenes of the city and surrounding area including buildings, city streets, and views; some up-island locations including Duncan, Nanaimo and Ladysmith; commercial and industrial activities such as store fronts and interiors, and manufacturing operations; sporting events; military personnel and activities; war effort activities; recreational activities; school and church activities; transportation and shipbuilding as well as individual and group portraits which appeared in the “Society” section. The latter include anniversary, wedding, christening and engagement portraits.

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Records are provided for personal research and enjoyment. All other uses require permission.

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