Series 2022-056 - Collection of tintype and albumen photographs

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CA ON00156 2022-056


Collection of tintype and albumen photographs


  • c.1860-1870 (Creation)

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15 tintype photographs
4 albumen prints

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David Morrice was a photographer, active in the 1870s in Belleville, Ontario. He was born in Scotland in 1839 and died in Madoc on 15th May 1901.

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Original owner was Sheila MacDonald (1940-2021), the donor's sister.

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Donated by Sharon Mortimore to Glanmore National Historic Site in April 2022. Transferred to the Community Archives in July 2022.

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Photographs of unidentified individuals. The albumen prints were published by D. Morrice of Madoc, D. J. Wallace, I. Forrest of Belleville and Porral of Gibraltar.

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