Collection RC0539 - Colin McMichael collection

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Colin McMichael collection

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  • 1849-1898 (Creation)

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3 cm of prints
1 cm of photocopies of photograph albums
1 photograph

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There have been two accruals. The first accrual consists of prints pertaining to Canada from a variety of nineteenth-century journals. Subjects include the railway, visits of the royal family, sports, ship building, the search for Franklin, Niagara Falls, and various communities and cities. The second accrual consists of photocopies of two photograph albums containing pictures of McMichael uncles and aunts. There is also one photograph of McMichael uncles. The photograph is a reproduction done in 1995 from a nineteenth century photograph. There is a list identifying the uncles.

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First accrual was acquired in June 1994 from Colin McMichael. The second accrual was acquired in December 1995.


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Further accruals are not expected.

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