Fonds MJ-244 - Bruce Fairman fonds

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Bruce Fairman fonds

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  • Graphic material

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200 photocopied photographs.

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Biographical history

Bruce Fairman was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan in 1944. His family moved to Vancouver, British Columbia when he was young. He returned to Saskatchewan in 1970 as a sales representative for Levi’s Jeans. He left the fashion industry in 1986 when he started a computer business. He returned to Moose Jaw and opened Moose Jaw Computers in 1995.

Fairman currently lives in Penticton, British Columbia, but travels to Moose Jaw in the summers to conduct research for his writings.

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This fonds contains 200 b&w printed photographs of various buildings, streets, and people of Moose Jaw from its inception to the late 20th century. Most photographs are accompanied by a filename above the photograph.

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This material was donated to the archives by Bruce Fairman in the Summer of 2015 as accession 6.2018.


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  • English

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This fonds was foldered and boxed in 2018.

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Boxes V-323 - V-324

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