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October, 1911

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph : b&w, glass plate negative ; 12.0 x 16.5 cm.
Negatives - glass
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Glass plate negatives do not travel. Mus
t be consulted at Preservation Centre.
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-010266
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
00600B Item no. assigned by LAC 2426
90: Open
Other accession no.
1936-270 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: William James Topley/Library and Archives Canada/PA-010266
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Finding aid no.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Described by the MSTRSLID project.

William James Topley was commissioned by the Immigration Branch of the Department of the Interior to take this series of photographs of immigrants upon their arrival to the Detention Centre in Québec City to promote immigration to Canada.

Series title
1. SC
2. Topley Photographs of Québec Immigration Centre, 1911

Availability of other formats note
Slide no.: 1552

Subject heading

1. Immigration & Colonization.


Other system control no.