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deJourdan's Studio fonds

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Date Range
1926-1962
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
ca. 4,600 photographs
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of ca. 4,200 photographic negatives and ca. 400 proof prints of the deJourdan Studio of Lethbridge, made up mostly of portraits of individuals, family groups, babies, weddings, students and funerals. Includes some commercial photography depicting businesses and community activit…
Date Range
1926-1962
Fonds
deJourdan's Studio fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
deJourdan's Studio
Physical Description
ca. 4,600 photographs
History / Biographical
Pierre deJourdan was born in France in 1883. After graduating from the University of Paris and spending two years in the French Army, he came to Canada. He established a photographic studio known as the deJourdan Studio in Lethbridge in 1921. After his death in 1934, his son John took over the business. Following his retirement in 1984, his son Patrick became the third generation to operate the studio.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of ca. 4,200 photographic negatives and ca. 400 proof prints of the deJourdan Studio of Lethbridge, made up mostly of portraits of individuals, family groups, babies, weddings, students and funerals. Includes some commercial photography depicting businesses and community activity in and around Lethbridge.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
Names index to customers is available, as well as a list of proof prints.
Accruals
Accruals are expected.
Category
Family and personal life
Commerce and industry
Collection
Archive
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Montague L. Hornby fonds

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Date Range
1918-1942
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
10 cm of textual records.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of agreements, leases, account book of farm labour, and general account book of Montague L. Hornby for his farm.
Date Range
1918-1942
Fonds
Montague L. Hornby fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
Hornby, Montague L.
Physical Description
10 cm of textual records.
History / Biographical
Montague L. Hornby operated a farm near Picture Butte.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of agreements, leases, account book of farm labour, and general account book of Montague L. Hornby for his farm.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
File list available.
Category
Agriculture
Name Access
Hornby, Montague L.
Collection
Archive
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