Title and statement of responsibility area
J.J. Turner & Sons fonds
General material designation
- Graphic material
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- Source of title proper: Title is based on the content of the fonds.
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
ca. 1895-ca. 1905 (Creation)
- J.J. Turner & Sons
Physical description area
70 photographs : b&w ; in albums
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Name of creator
J.J. Turner & Sons was a commercial sign distributor (and general retailer) in Peterborough, Ontario.
Scope and content
This fonds consists of 68 photographs of commercial signs held in albums as catalogues of J.J. Turner & Sons company, Peterborough, Ontario. It also includes one 8 X 10 photograph and one photograph identified as George A. Cox (1840-1914) of the Colborne/Midland railway.
Two of the albums are in good condition. The pages of all the albums are brittle. Handle with care using gloves.
Immediate source of acquisition
This fonds was donated by an unknown source.
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