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A.E. Cross Studio fonds

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Date Range
1937-1956
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
697 photographs
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of prints and negatives of A.E. Cross Studio, including individual portraits, weddings, and commercial photography.
Date Range
1937-1956
Fonds
A.E. Cross Studio fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
A.E. Cross Studio
Physical Description
697 photographs
History / Biographical
Alfred E. Cross (ca. 1890-1951) emigrated from England to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan and ultimately settled in Lethbridge in 1920. By 1924, he established A.E. Cross Studio, a photography business which offered portraits, commercial photography, photo finishing and picture framing. Alfred Cross retired in 1948, and his son Reginald became manager of the studio. The name of the studio became A.E. Cross Photography in 1967 before reverting to its original name in 1973.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of prints and negatives of A.E. Cross Studio, including individual portraits, weddings, and commercial photography.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Related Material
Additional negatives and prints of the A.E. Cross Studio are located at the Glenbow Archives.
Category
Commerce and industry
Collection
Archive
Less detail
Date Range
1923-1945, 1970
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
ca. 200 photographs
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of photographs of Marie Wylie, including images of students at the Calgary Normal School; an album of views taken during trips with the Alberta Recreational Society from 1932-1939, including a trip to the Chicago World's Fair; and photographs of her twenty-fifth wedding anniversa…
Date Range
1923-1945, 1970
Fonds
Marie Wylie fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Wylie, Marie
Physical Description
ca. 200 photographs
History / Biographical
Marie Lange was born in Callaway, Nebraska in 1905. She was trained as a teacher at the Calgary Normal School. She taught in Lethbridge until her marriage to Louis Wylie in 1945. She died in 1995.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of photographs of Marie Wylie, including images of students at the Calgary Normal School; an album of views taken during trips with the Alberta Recreational Society from 1932-1939, including a trip to the Chicago World's Fair; and photographs of her twenty-fifth wedding anniversary in 1970.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
Image list available
Category
Family and personal life
Sports, recreation and leisure
Name Access
Wylie, Marie
Collection
Archive
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