Item G-05097 - Graves, Fraser River, one mile above Boston Bar

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Graves, Fraser River, one mile above Boston Bar

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on glass plate negative caption.
  • Variations in title: Previously known as: "Indian Graves, Fraser River, one mile above Boston Bar"; title supplied by glass plate negative caption

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  • [ca. 1868] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w glass plate negative ; 16 x 21 cm

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Item consists of one photograph taken by Frederick Dally. Glass plate negative was then purchased by Richard Maynard. A paper label adhered to the front of the plate includes a handwritten caption: "#52 Indian graves Fraser River". The image depicts a forest clearing with a picket fence, three low shelters (platforms?), and poles with flags or banners.

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Preservation restriction: item is a glass plate negative. Researchers should consult the online reference image or reference room copy prior to consulting the original.

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This item is in the public domain.

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  • A print of the photograph can also be found in MS-3324 (Dally Album 8, p. 11, plate #1).

  • See also: J-07899

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Accession number(s): 95-7328

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Archives code(s): HP009356

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This photograph was originally located in BC Archives container identified with: "Box 16"

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  • Box: 000343-0048