Collection C0014 - Western Canadiana collection

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Western Canadiana collection

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  • 1812-2020, predominant 1870-1970 (Publication)

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498 v.
88 photographs
27 postcards
2 portfolios

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Collection primarily consists of published books and periodicals as well as souvenir photographs, postcards, offprints, and maps relating to the early history and exploration of western Canada.

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  • Cree
  • English
  • French

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Image linked to this description is a photograph of the cover of the book FC409.C48 .J64 1875 -
Dayspring in the far West: sketches of mission-work in north-west America by M.E. Johnson

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Created March 3, 2022 by RP.

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