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Item : CVA 677-521 - Great Fraser Midden [showing skeleton]

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Great Fraser Midden [showing skeleton]

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  • Photograph

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Philip T. Timms, Photographer

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  • Statements of responsibility: Photographer location: 1842 Charles Street, Vancouver, Canada

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AM336-S3-3-: CVA 677-521

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  • 1908 (Creation)

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1 photograph: silver gelatin print; 21 x 16cm

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(September 16, 1874 – August 8, 1973)

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Photograph shows a cross section of the Midden, showing skeletal remains near the bottom. Notes on the back of the photograph contain information regarding permission given by Timms to the City Museum to use the image in an exhibit.

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Transferred from the Vancouver Museum in September 1986.


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Item restricted for reasons of cultural sensitivity. Consult Archivist.

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Vancouver Museum number H-1726

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  • Box: 199-A-05