Series 3.6 - Photographs

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Photographs

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  • Graphic material

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CA ON00343 RG 2-UHN 3-3.6

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  • 1941-[ca. 1967] (Accumulation)
    Accumulator
    University Health Network. Public Affairs & Communications

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Physical description

5 collages : b&w photographs mounted on cardstock ; 50.2 x 40.6 cm
1 photograph : b&w, mounted on cardstock ; 27 x 35 cm in mat 42 x 51 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 21.6 x 25.4 cm

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Scope and content

Series consists of photographs accumulated by the Public Affairs and Communications department from their predecessor departments. Files 3.6.1 to 3.6.5 are large composite class photographs of students in the Armed Service Radiologists School at the Toronto General Hospital. Files 3.6.6 to 3.6.7 are photographs that were originally mounted and framed for display and had exhibit captions affixed to the back of one of the frames. The caption for file 3.6.6 read:

Private Patient’s Pavilion, 1940
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The first of a series of photographs taken in the early 1940s. Most likely taken as a marketing tool for the Private Patient’s Pavilion (now called the Main Pavilion). View taken from the south, the Fell Pavilion now sits on the driveway.

The caption for file 3.6.7 read:

New Aid for Medical Research, circa 1967
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“One of the world’s most powerful electron microscopes has been installed in Canada’s leading cancer research centre as the centennial gift of The Canada Life Assurance Company. Here Dr. T.C. Brown, chief pathologist of Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto, examines the 3,200-pound instrument with A. H. Lemmon, president of Canada Life and president of the Canadian Life Insurance Association. The EM 300 will be used in the fight against cancer, arthritis, muscle degeneration, and diseases of the kidney, liver and skin. It is capable of magnifying an image 500,000 times.” 1967 photograph label.

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Physical condition

Some of the composite photographs are acidic and some are water damaged. Some edges are brittle and flaking.

Immediate source of acquisition

Records in this series were transferred to the Archives by Public Affairs on September 25, 2006.

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File list is available.

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Further accruals expected.

Rights

Photograph in file 3.6.6 taken by William M. Rittase of Philadelphia, PA.

Photograph in file 3.6.7 taken by Robert C. Ragsdale Limited.

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University Health Network Archives

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Status

Final

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Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Added to Archeion May 29, 2014. Last updated: October 26, 2015 with corrected subject access for OCI/PMH

Language of description

  • English

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