Subseries - Ronald St. John Macdonald’s photographs

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Ronald St. John Macdonald’s photographs

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  • Graphic material
  • Textual record

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  • 1861 - [ca. 2005] (Creation)

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Physical description

231 photograph ; b&w : 27.7 x 20.7 cm or smaller
204 photographs ; col. : 25.4 x 20.2 cm or smaller
2 contact sheet ; col. : 15 x 10 cm
19 contact sheets ; b&w : 27.7 x 21.5 cm or smaller
71 negative strips
9 negatives : 10 x 12.5 cm or smaller
8 slides ; col. : 5 x 5 cm
0.7 cm of textual records

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Subseries consists of Ronald St. John Macdonald's photographs collected throughout his life. Subseries contains photographs of Ronald St. John Macdonald and different individuals, such as Wang Tieya, on different occasions, including at Dalhousie University, conferences, and trips not related to his work.

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  • English

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Photographs may be found in other series and sub-series as a consequence of the creator's record-keeping practices.

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

February 25, 2020 (creation)

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  • English

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