Title and statement of responsibility area
General material designation
- Graphic material - photograph
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Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of series.
Level of description
CA EDM RG-23-5
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
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. 1871] - 1989, predominant 1970 - 1989 (Creation)
Physical description area
2310 photographs. - 212 slides
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Scope and content
This series includes slides of Edmonton and area buildings, businesses, industry, people, events, recreation facilities, cityscapes, neighbourhoods, homes, offices, shopping malls, sports, transportation, educational institutions, and artistic renderings of proposed developments. It also includes copies of historical photographs from the 1800s and early 1900s. The photos in this collection are believed to have been used by the Edmonton Economic Development Authority to promote Edmonton.
Immediate source of acquisition
This material was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by the Business Development Department, and its successor, the Edmonton Economic Development Authority, between 1973 and 1990.
The photographs were assigned item numbers with the prefix EA-340 and ET-14.
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Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright may apply.
Reproduction restrictions apply: some slides in this series were purchased from the Provincial Archives of Alberta. They can be used for reference purposes, but not reproduced. They include: ET-14-72, ET-14-75, ET-14-76, and ET-14-78.
Photographs have been described at the item level and are available in the Reference Room.
No further accruals are expected.
Accession numbers: A73-49, A76-73, A78-37, A78-61, A78-126, A79-81, A83-125, A84-40, A85-141, A90-30
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Description record identifier
City of Edmonton Archives
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Rules for Archival Description (RAD)
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