Item F-05886 - The Langford Cottage, June 1939.

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The Langford Cottage, June 1939.

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"Rat Hall", Millstream Road, Langford Lake.

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Humphrey Toms

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  • Source of title proper: Title below photograph on album page in Carr's hand.
  • Statements of responsibility: Humphrey Toms stated he was the photographer to staff, upheld by Edythe Hembroff-Schleicher.
  • Parallel titles and other title information: Parallel title is in Toms' hand on verso.

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  • 24 Jun 1939 (Creation)

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One snapshot on album page.

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For 197911-033, the original lent by Edythe Hembroff-Schleicher for copying.
For 198011-002 the original is mounted on a series of album pages given by Emily Carr to Alice Carr and then by Alice Carr to Flora Burns.

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Photograph of "Rat Hall", house rented by Emily Carr in 1939 sketching trip.

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For 197911-033 Edythe Hembroff-Schleicher, 19 November 1979.
For 198011-002 from Flora Hamilton Burns or Patricia Keir pre-1980.


For 197911-033, one of two photographs lent for copying.
For 198011-002:This item was originally part of a bound album, but received as 3 loose album pages, in association with MS-2094. Included are photographs of First Nations subject matter. Pasted beneath Carr-related images are stock photographs of the San Francisco area possibly dating to the time Carr was there at art school. These latter have not been processed and remain undescribed.

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197911-033 consists of two snapshots HP93617 (D-3844) and HP93616 (D-3843) presented for copying in 1979.
MS-2094; MS-2094; 198011-002 original prints on these album pages include the following Carr related images: B-09610; C-05229; C-05234; C-05235; C-05236; C-05237; F-05886; F-07756; F-07884; F-07885; F-07886; F-07887; F-07888; D-03844; H-02809.
The following images of Alert Bay are also present: H-02801; H-02802; H-02803; H-02804; H-02805; H-02806; H-02807; H-02808.

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Archives code(s): HP093617

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Accession number(s): 197911-033; 198011-002

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See also same HP number (and image) in 198011-002.

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Image published in Hembroff-Schleicher, Emily Carr: The Untold Story, p. 59.

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