File MS-2-789, Box 12, Folder 12 - Photographs of tailings sites around Sudbury

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Photographs of tailings sites around Sudbury

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MS-2-789, Box 12, Folder 12

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  • 1975-1986 (Creation)

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36 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm

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File contains 36 photographs taken by Bill Freedman in the area around Sudbury, Ontario, between 1975 and 1986 (many of which were used as part of his thesis fieldwork). Photographs show tailings ponds, nickel runs, roast beds, and slag pouring at the Coppercliff, Burwash, Coniston, Richard Lake, and Falconbridge sites.

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Metal slide box was discarded during archival processing.

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Slides were originally held in a tan metal slide box with handwritten label: "Sudbury Forestry". They were stored in compartments 6-8, titled "Tailings" (6-7) and "O'Donnell Roast Bed" (8), as per Freedman's penciled location key.

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Description created on April 26, 2017, by Phil Laugher.

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  • English

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