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- graphic material
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the album.
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Physical description area
375 photographs : b&w
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Scope and content
The sub-series consists of a photograph album created by the Royal Commission on Indian Affairs containing 375 black and white photographs taken or acquired by the commissioners between 1913 and 1916.
The album is in poor condition. The binding has been removed and the pages separated. Some pages are torn and there is evidence of water damage and mould. Some of the photographs are torn and some are missing.
Immediate source of acquisition
The photographs have been numbered, presumably in the order of the album pages. Some individual numbers missing. Some numbers have been duplicated and were given an "A" suffix to distinguish them from the regular numbers. Whole album pages may be missing.
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Item level descriptions and scanned images available for some of the images.
Accession number(s): 198904-004
In 2018, the conservator cleaned the album and removed mould.
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