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Corner Brook Architectural Inventory fonds

  • Fonds
  • 2004-

Fonds consists of material collected, researched and produced for the architectural inventory of Corner Brook done by the Corner Brook Museum and Archives in 2004. This includes

  • 119 architectural surveys for business or residential buildings on Broadway, West Street, Park Street, Main Street, or various other significant Corner Brook locations. Each survey contains a Historical Information Page with background information including date of construction, the original owner, the original use, the architect/builder, the current use and the aesthetic, scientific, cultural or spiritual significance of the location. The surveys also contain an Architectural Information Page with details on the physical features of the building, as well as a variety of other research material hat pertains to the building
  • A variety of other research material not attached to a specific survey, including:
    o 4 documents containing timelines of ownership.
    o 20 documents containing the geographic coordinates of buildings researched.
    o 19 pages of photocopied newspaper material.
  • 83.4MB of digital material, including images and documents used in the inventories, stored on 39 3.5” floppies and one CD-R.
  • 4 recorded interviews with subject matter related to the history of buildings and businesses in Corner Brook.

Corner Brook Museum and Archives

Frank Speck fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1914

Fonds consists of a set of 13 silver gelatin prints from original negatives held in the Speck collection of the Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec. These images were taken by Speck during the summer of 1914 while he was collecting Mi’kmaw artifacts in Bay St. George and Badger Brook, Newfoundland, and depict aspects of Mi’Kmaw life in turn-of-the-century Newfoundland.

Frank Speck

South Head Lighthouse fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1930-1953

Fonds consists of fog alarm log books, lighthouse log books and miscellaneous correspondence pertaining to the South Head lighthouse.

South Head Lighthouse

Corner Brook Co-operative Society fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1949-1994

Fonds consists of
• 37 items of printed material, mostly from the Western Star and the Humber Log, ranging in date from 1949 to 1994. This includes special Co-op supplements released by the Western Star, material from regular issues of the Western Star and the Humber Log, flyers and typewritten articles.
• 89 items of photographic material, including 14 photos used in the 1988 Co-op Golden Anniversary booklet. The photos are generally either of the Co-op premises or of Co-op personnel.
• 3 framed certificates presented to the Co-op in recognition of contribution to the community

Corner Brook Co-operative Society

Marie Agnes Duggan fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1965-1987

Fonds consists of 27 bound scrapbooks. The scrapbooks contain material ranging in date from 1965 to 1987. Material in the scrapbooks consists mainly of newspaper clippings mostly from Western Newfoundland newspapers, magazine clippings, and various types of printed material such as pamphlets.
The scrapbooks contained a variety of loose material in addition to the material glued in. In total there are 68 loose items of printed material, including the same types of material found in the scrapbooks, 4 ephemeral items, and 5 photographs.
Series 1: Scrapbooks
Series 2: Miscellaneous: All miscellaneous material was found as loose material inside the scrapbooks, and therefore is arranged first by category, and then by the scrapbook in which it was found.

Marie Agnes Duggan

Bowater Organization Aerial Photograph Collection

  • Collection
  • 1934 - 1955

Collection consists of 117 aerial photographs of western and central Newfoundland.. Material are arranged by community or district, date and job lot.

Bowater Organization

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