Fonds PR-0132 - George N.Y. Simpson Studios fonds

"The Laurels" 1249 Rockland Avenue (previously Belcher) Government House, 1401 Rockland Avenue Theatre group at Victoria High School ? 1300 block Blanshard Street Fairfield Crystal Gardens, interior Crystal Gardens, interior 309 Belleville Street, W.J. Pendray residence View from the Parliament Buildings Victoria High School

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George N.Y. Simpson Studios fonds

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  • [ca. 1919-1935] (Creation)
    George N.Y. Simpson Studios

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97 photographs

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George Norman Yale Simpson, a Victoria commercial photographer, was active around 1946 to 1982.

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Fonds consists mostly of photographs depicting Victoria buildings, school children, theatre groups, and scenic views.

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Photographs include 97 glass plate negatives and 51 contact prints taken from the negatives.

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