Vancouver Natural History Society

Timms, Philip, Vancouver Natural History Society, Vancouver: Vancouver Public Library, 1929.

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Document Record
Creator Timms, Philip
Title Vancouver Natural History Society
Published Timms, Philip, Vancouver Natural History Society, Vancouver: Vancouver Public Library, 1929.
Identifier Vancouver.Public.Library.VPL.LeonardFrankCollection.18890
Subject Portraits, Group
Timms, Philip Thomas, 1874-1973
Vancouver Natural History Society
British Columbia
Language English
Media Image
Contributor Alouette Canada
Description Members of the Vancouver Natural History Society sitting in front of a campfire at either"Boothanie Camp" near Lytton, or in Garibaldi Park. Caption reads, "Some of the night owls that sit about the campfire. We make a picture by means of the package of flash-powder thrown into the fire, 'and hope for the best.' Thefaces of the sitters are all tanned from the reflection of sun on the snow-fields. - Timms' Archives." Philip Timmscan be seen sitting at the left hand side, nearest the camera, in a striped jersey. Also exists as a lantern slide(67242).
Copy negative (10x13 cm)--Glass negative (13x18 cm)--Contact print (20x25 cm)--Lantern slide (8x10 cm)--Photocopy display print (20x25 cm)
Glass - yellowing--Glass - emulsion fading--Glass - emulsion scratched--Glass - fingerprints--Glass - silvering--Lantern slide - black masking around image--Lantern slide - black mounting around edges
F-18889--01
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