Bookmark and Share

Item : 2021-034.515 - Chow - Helena (nee Wong)

Open original Digital object

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Chow - Helena (nee Wong)

General material designation

  • Photograph

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Statements of responsibility: Yucho Chow family
  • Source of title proper: Title taken from collector/curator's digital file title.

Level of description


Reference code

AM1688-S2-F1-: 2021-034.515

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • [ca. 1938] (Reproduced 2020) (Photography)
    Yucho Chow Studio

Physical description area

Physical description

1 photograph : raster image (image/jpeg) ; 2933x4782 pixels (2.7 MiB)

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Custodial history

Scope and content

Collector/curator’s description reads: “Late 1930s, Vancouver. Full-length studio portrait of Helena (Wong) Chow, who was married to Peter Chow. She was born in Banff, Alberta in 1917. Her husband, Peter Chow, was oldest son of commercial photographer Yucho Chow. Peter took over the running of the studio when he father died in November 1949. He operated the business with his brother Philip Chow, until they both retired in 1986. Helena and Peter had eight children.”

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Use is restricted to research, private study and educational purposes based on donor agreement. Reproduction for exhibition, publication or commercial use requires permission from the donating family or organization. Please see archivist for details.

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials



Public domain

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Rights area

Related right



Start date

End date

Documentation Identifier Type

Documentation Identifier Value

Documentation Identifier Role

Rights note(s)

Copyright status

Public domain

Copyright status determination date


Copyright jurisdiction


Copyright note





Start date

End date


Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres