Title: Northern and Other Locations Collection
Dates: c. 1900 to c. 1955 (predominantly 1930 -1950s)
Extent: 1 folder of photographs and 4 photo albums
Repository: The United Church of Canada Archives Manitoba Northwestern Ontario Conference and All Native Circle Conference
Scope and Content
The “Northern and Other Locations Collection” includes the Northern Photo Collection, an unbound collection of photographs of northern Manitoba and 4 intact albums which include images of Northern Manitoba and northwestern Ontario and other locations.
The photographs portray many aspects of life, particularly among First Nations people. Subject areas include: People, traditional culture and dwellings of Northern Manitoba and Ontario Communities; Church Buildings, Schools, Church Leaders; Transportation, Industry and Development of the North.
Northern Photo Collection: 187 b/w photographs
Album 1 – 78 b/w photographs
Album 2 – 106 b/w photographs
Album 3 – 80 b/w photographs
Album 4 – 124 b/w photographs
All the photographs in this collection have been digitized. An item description is available.
The provenance of these photographs is unknown.
Relevant items in this fonds related to Indian Residential Schools are included in The United Church of Canada Archives Manitoba Northwestern Ontario Conference and All Native Circle Conference 2014 Index of IRS Related Records and were digitized for submission to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Contact the Keeper of the Archives for more information.
Language: The records are in English.
Restriction on Access: No restrictions apply.
Accruals: No further accruals are expected.