Item 2011-024-301 - Portrait of John Spence

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Portrait of John Spence


  • [between 1891 and 1900] (Creation)

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Photograph, B and W Print, 9.5 x 14 cm mounted on card 10.5 x 16 cm.

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Donated in 2011.

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Photographer: Jones & Co., 60 Yates St. Victoria, B.C.
Location: Undetermined.

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Mounted on card.

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After the death of her husband Robert Scott (Sr.), Elizabeth Scott later married John Spence.

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Ursula Jupp, From Cordwood to Campus in Gordon Head 1852-1959 (Victoria: Morriss Printing Company Ltd, 1975), 15.

“Jones and Company,” Camera Workers, 1858-1950: The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950.

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