Series GR-3286 - Deputy Minister building project photograph files

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Deputy Minister building project photograph files

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  • graphic material

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GR-3286

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  • 1958-1978 (Creation)
    Creator
    British Columbia. Ministry of Highways and Public Works. Deputy Minister of Public Works

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Physical description

286 photographs : b&w and col.

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Scope and content

Series consists of photographs created by the Ministry of Highways and Public Works and its predecessor body, the Ministry of Public Works, to document buildings and other projects from 1958 to 1978. Although the original series consisted of a set of project files which included correspondence, blueprints, programs and photographs, it was dismantled by archives staff in 1979. Programs were sent to the BC Archives library and the photographs were reaccessioned by the Visual Records branch. The photograph files contain images of official openings of government buildings, interior and exterior shots of various buildings and photographs of models and artist sketches for buildings.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Transferred by the Ministry of Highways and Public Works in 1978.

Arrangement

Photographs were originally in the building or project subject files that are catalogued as GR-0376. Archives staff removed the photographs from each file and accessioned them separately as 197901-107. The new photograph folders were marked with the numeric file code and title from the original subject file.

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

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Copyright belongs to the Government of British Columbia.

Associated materials


  • GR-0376.
  • Official pamphlets of opening ceremonies may be in the BC Archives library.

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Accruals

No further accruals expected.

General note

Accession number(s): 197901-107

Conservation

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

Physical description

Includes 153 b&w photographs, 107 col. photographs, 3 b&w negatives and 23 col. slides ; 35 mm

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