Fonds MG 259 - Keith Ewart Photograph Collection

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Keith Ewart Photograph Collection

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MG 259

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  • 1885-2009 (inclusive), 1977-2009 (predominant) (Creation)

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~7000 photographs, 125 glass plates, 322 postcards.

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Keith Ewart is a Saskatoon photographer. He has published two volumes of his photographic documentation of railway stations and railway buildings.

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This collection includes images Keith Ewart has taken of structural landmarks, particularly in Saskatchewan, but also from all across Canada. Also, there are glass plates from a Moose Jaw photographer ca. 1915-1920. The collection also contains some images that were not taken by Ewart, but were collected by him.

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Copyright transferred to the University of Saskatchewan Archives (Ewart's photos only).

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A finding aid is available: item-level lists.

Associated materials

Related material: Related collections include the Joanne Abrahamson collection (MG 244); the Hans Dommasch fonds (MG 172); the photographic series in the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool fonds (MG 247).

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