Item A-02193 - Teenie

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  • Source of title proper: Title from label affixed to plate
  • Variations in title: Previously titled: "Old Teenie" of Victoria; lived near Fort and Cook Streets.

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  • [ca. 188-] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w glass plate negative ; 13 x 18 cm

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Item consists of a portrait photograph of a woman identified as Teenie or Old Teenie. A label affixed to the face of the plate reads: "Box 10. T4021 'Teenie'." Teenie was a Black settler who lived near Fort and Cook streets in Victoria.

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  • Two copy negatives (glass) also exists for this photograph, and arepresumed to have been created by Maynard. The first is titled "Old Teenie Victoria Negress", the second is a copy negative of a carte de visite and is titled "Tina"
  • A print copy is available under HP006745

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Restriction: image HP06745 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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See also: HP004022

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Archives code(s): HP006745

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Accession number(s): 95-7328

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Original glass plate negative was removed from the BC Archives "Gen File" in 2021. The label identifies the photograph as having belonged to Box 10.

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