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Fonds C 59

Rowley Murphy fonds


About these records

Title
Rowley Murphy fonds
Dates of Creation
[ca. 1870]-[ca. 1960]
Physical Description

306 photographs : prints and negatives

12 drawings

2 files of textual records

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of photographs, drawings, and textual records created and/or acquired by Rowley Murphy. The subjects of the records mostly include Port Dalhousie and Toronto Island, Toronto, Rowley Murphy, his family and friends, unidentified persons, and ships including La Salle's ship Le Griffon (The Griffin).

The records are arranged into five series, with the series names mostly identified by media format. Order has been imposed within each series, and most records are arranged alphabetically by subject.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Rowley Murphy (1891-1975), an artist and art instructor, was a Canadian painter of marine and naval subjects.

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Murphy, Rowley, 1891-1975

Restrictions on Access
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Terms For Use and Reproduction
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Rowley Murphy's estate was donated to the Archives of Ontario in two accessions, in 1971 and 1977.
Associated Material

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Availability of Other Formats

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Physical Condition

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Notes

Title based on contents of fonds.

Accruals

No accruals are expected.

Former Codes

Accession numbers 9223, 12026.

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
C 59-1 Rowley Murphy glass plate negatives
C 59-2 Rowley Murphy nitrate negatives
C 59-3 Rowley Murphy photo prints
C 59-4 Rowley Murphy tintypes
C 59-5 Rowley Murphy ship drawing records