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James Luke Quiney fonds
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1908-1914, 1930 (Creation)
- Quiney, James Luke
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Name of creator
Born in England, James Luke Quiney moved to Canada in 1903. He was a Vancouver real estate agent, cabinet maker and amateur photographer.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of Quiney's photographs (negatives and prints) depicting people, homes and other scenes in Kitsilano, Coal Harbour, False Creek, Vancouver Island, Bowen Island, Lulu Island and elsewhere in British Columbia, as well as Halifax and Oregon. Includes views of vessels in Vancouver harbour.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Mrs. Teresa Randall (nee Quiney) in 1959 and by Sherry Randall in 2001.
Photographs in this fonds have been assigned item identifiers in the range CVA 7-1 to CVA 7-346. There is no CVA 7-263.