Title and statement of responsibility area
Patteson Family Photograph fonds
General material designation
- Graphic material
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Dates of creation area
1915 - 1934 (Creation)
- Moss, Christine Millicent
1890 - 1894 (Creation)
- MacInnes, Rose Louise
Physical description area
41 glass negatives
191 film negatives
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Archival description area
Name of creator
Daughter of Thomas Charles Patteson and Marie Louise Patteson was born on October 18, 1874 in Toronto, Ontario. She lived at her family’s farm/estate in Eastwood, Ontario for some time during her youth (in the 1890s). She had an interest in photography and often took photographs of family and friends on the farm during those years. She appears to have been taught how to use a camera by a man named Dr. Pike. Rose married Toronto lawyer Charles MacInnes on June 5, 1902. In later years, Rose lived at 1 Admiral Road, Toronto, Ontario.
Name of creator
daughter of Thomas Charles Patteson and Marie Louise Patteson, was born c. 1877 in Ottawa, Ontario. She lived at her family’s farm/estate in Eastwood, Ontario for some time during her youth (in the 1890s). Daisy married John H. Moss, a lawyer from Toronto, on March 19, 1914. They had one son, Thomas “Pat” Moss (b. January 8, 1915). The Mosses lived at 105 Admiral Road in Toronto. On February 10, 1920 John H. Moss died of complications from influenza. Daisy compiled a collection of photographs of her son Pat until his unexpected death in 1936.
The County of Oxford Archives received these records from Laurence Norman Hurt Sitwell on May 16, 2018. Prior to that this collection of negatives was in the possession of Rose MacInnes who, on her passing, had them transferred into the possession of Laurence Sitwell.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of photographic negatives featuring members of the Patteson family. Most of the photographs on the glass plate negatives were taken by Rose MacInnes (nee Patteson) and feature the Pattesons on their estate in Eastwood, Ontario (the former Admiral Henry Vansittart property). The film negatives feature Daisy (Christine Millicent) Moss (nee Patteson) and her son Pat (Thomas) Moss.
It is arranged into the following series and subseries:
Series 1: Glass Negatives - Eastwood
Series 2: Film Negatives - Pat & Daisy Moss
Most of the negatives in this collection are in good condition. Several of the glass plate negatives are damaged/broken.
Immediate source of acquisition
The County of Oxford Archives received the records from Laurence Norman Hurt Sitwell on May 16, 2018.
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Restrictions on access
The fonds is open to publish research. However, please contact the archivist responsible for the records regarding access, as some materials may be too fragile to handle. The Archives will make every effort to supply reference copies where feasible.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright is held by the archives. Researchers are responsible for observing copyright regulations that may apply to the publication of their research. If you wish to publish any of this material, please contact the archivist responsible for the records.
The Archivist has the right to restrict reproduction if the material is in a fragile condition.
An item level description is available for researchers. Please contact the Archives for further information.
Further accruals are unlikely.
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Place access points
- Canada » Ontario » Oxford, County of » Eastwood
- Canada » Ontario » Muskoka, Ontario
- Canada » Ontario » Toronto
- Europe » United Kingdom » Ireland
- Europe » United Kingdom » England
- Canada » Ontario » Niagara, Regional Municipality of » Welland (County of) » Niagara Falls
- Canada » Ontario » Simcoe, County of » Orillia
- Canada » Ontario » Algoma, District of » Wawa
- Canada » Ontario » Kawartha Lakes, City of » Bobcaygeon
- Canada » Ontario » Peel, Regional Municipality of » Cheltenham
- Canada » Ontario » Oxford, County of » Woodstock
- Balliol College
Name access points
- MacInnes, Rose Louise (Subject)
- Moss, Christine Millicent (Subject)
- Patteson, Thomas Charles, 1836-1907 (Subject)
- Moss, Thomas Patteson (Subject)
- Patteson, Marie Louise (Subject)
- Patteson, Godfrey Barkworth (Subject)
- Blackwood, Temple (Subject)
- Henderson, Bob (Subject)
- SS Duchess of Richmond (Subject)