Series GR-3388 - Negatives

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  • graphic material

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  • 1906-[195-] (Creation)

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Physical description

ca. 1000 photographs : acetate and nitrate negatives, ca. 80 glass plates, ca. 100 colour polaroids; ca. 20 colour prints

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Consists of photographics negatives created by the Ocean Falls Company. Pacific Mills Limited and Crown Zellerbach Canada Limited, depicting the pulp mill, equipment, and community activities. Some images are included of people and special events at Ocean Falls, B.C. The majority of negatives are arranged in date order.

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Negatives housed in order as they had been when bound as volumes.

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Conservation restriction: material in cool or cold storage requires special retrieval and handling. Contact staff for further details.
These records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or other acts and access may be restricted. Please contact the BC Archives to determine the access status of these records.

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Finding aids

Detailed lists available in photo accession file 198605-005. See staff for assistance.

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GR-3338, Photographs

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Duplicates or near similar images may exist for some black and white images found in GR-3338.

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Accession number(s): 198605-005


Some treatment undertaken in 1994 to remove negatives from glassine enclosures. Remediation of mould and removal of additional negatives from glassine enclosures undertaken when prepping negatives for cool or cold storage 2011/2012.

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