Title and statement of responsibility area
John Matishak fonds
General material designation
- Graphic material - photograph
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of fonds.
Level of description
CA EDM MS-910
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
[ca. 1890]-1983, predominant ca. 1930 (Creation)
- Matishak, John
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Archival description area
Name of creator
John Matishak was a lifelong Edmontonian. He worked for some years at Film Services and had an interest in Edmonton’s history and photography.
John Matishak died 1 Nov 2015 in Edmonton.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of photographs of early-20th-century images of Edmonton including stores, streetscapes, and parades.
Immediate source of acquisition
This fonds was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by John Matishak in 9 donations made between 1975 and 1986.
The photographs were assigned item numbers with the prefix EA-255.
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Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions may apply.
Photographs have been described at the item level; some are available on the online database, with the remainder available in the Reference Room.
Further accruals are expected.
Accession numbers: A75-103, A79-42, A80-108, A81-17, A82-3, A83-51, A84-57, A86-17, A86-38
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Description record identifier
City of Edmonton Archives
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Rules for Archival Description (RAD)
Archives Society of Alberta Subject Terms