RBCM Archives

Series GR-3266 - Travel Bureau photographs

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Travel Bureau photographs

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  • graphic material

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GR-3266

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  • [ca. 1927-1959, 1980] (Creation)
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    British Columbia. Ministry of the Provincial Secretary and Travel Industry. Film and Photographic Branch

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80 cm of graphic material (ca. 1236 photographs)

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British Columbia. Ministry of the Provincial Secretary and Travel Industry. Film and Photographic Branch (1976-1977)

Biographical history

In October 1976 the branch was transferred from the Dept. of Recreation and Travel Industry. In 1977 all film and photographic services of the ministry were amalgamated under the name Special Services Branch.

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Scope and content

Series consists of photographs acquired or taken by the Photographic branch of the Dept. of Recreation and Conservation and its predecessor bodies the British Columbia Government Travel Bureau, the Bureau of Industrial and Tourist Development and the Bureau of Provincial Information between 1927 and 1959. The photographs consist of prints and negatives showing industry and tourist sites and views in British Columbia. The series also includes several lists of the photographs and negatives probably created by BC Archives staff around 1980. Item level descriptions for 740 images from this series are available on the BC Archives Web site. Many of these images have been scanned and may be viewed online.

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Transferred to the Archives around 1979 by the Ministry of Tourism and Small Business Development.

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  • No access restrictions apply.
  • Conservation restriction: material in cool or cold storage is inaccessible.

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Copyright of post 1948 photographs belongs to the Government of British Columbia.

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No further accruals expected.

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Accession number(s): 197911-034

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Graphic material may be in cool or cold storage. Contact staff for specific details.

Physical description

Includes ca. 478 photographs : b&w, ca. 749 photographs : b&w negatives and 9 photographs : col.

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  • Box: 000514-0001
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