Powell River Camera Club fonds - - 1939 – 1942. - - 15 cm. 33 photographs.


The Powell River Camera Club was formed in 1939 with the focus on encouraging local photographers. They held print competitions and submitted work to Vancouver competitions. The club seems to have become dormant in 1942.

The fonds consists of records of the Powell River Camera Club. Includes minutes, correspondence, financial reports, reports, exhibitions, pamphlets, newsletters and photographs.

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Series description:

Series: Powell River Camera Club fonds

1.
Minutes. - - 1939 – 1941. - - 3cm of textual records.

The series consists of minutes.

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2.
Correspondence. - - 1939 – 1941. - - 4cm of textual records.

The series consists of correspondence coming in and going out and includes Vancouver Art Gallery, the Powell River Company and Brooks High School.

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3.
Finance. - - 1939 – 1941. - - .5 cm of textual records

The series consists of accounts.

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4.
Reports. - - 1940. - - .5cm of textual records.

The series consists of reports from committees.
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5.
Competitions. - - 1939 – 1941. - - 4cm of textual records.

The series consists of guidelines for competitions and exhibitions and includes names and grades.

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6.
Pamplets. - - 1940 – 1941. - - 2cm of textual records.

The series consists of Vancouver Photographic Society and an instruction pamphlet about using a miniature camera.

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7.
Newsletters. - - 1940-1942. - - 1cm of textual records.

The series consists of newsletters from Canadian Kodak company.

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8.
Photographs. - - 1940 – 1941. - - 33 photographs.

The series consists of black and white photographs and includes a loosely bound album of photographs of Beartooth Mountain up at Powell Lake, loose mounted photographs of still life, individuals and machinery and loose photographs of flowers, machinery and a map.

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