Title and statement of responsibility area
Rush family photographic fonds
General material designation
- Graphic material
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- Source of title proper: Title based on creators of fonds.
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
ca. 1915 (Creation)
- Rush family
Physical description area
678 photographs : 250 b&w, 286 col. and 142 col. negatives
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Archival description area
Name of creator
This fonds was in the custody of Mrs. Bletcher before it was donated to the Trent University Archives.
Scope and content
This fonds consists of three photograph albums. The bulk of the photographs are unidentified; however, some of the photographs are apparently members of the Sawers, Crawford, Lawrie, and Beck families. There are some photographs of ranching and farming in Western Canada.
Immediate source of acquisition
This fonds donated by Mrs. Bletcher.
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Copies of the photographs are included, as well; these were made for preservation purposes as this fonds was used heavily by classes during the 1990s.
Album No. 1: Photos include a summer resort; golfing ca. 1915; W.W.1 soldiers
Album No. 2: Unidentified ranch photos
Album No. 3: Many photos identified as members of the Sawers family; Canon Beck (St. John's Anglican Church, Peterborough); and members of the Crawford and Lawrie families.