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Ontario Government Record Series RG 16-274

Agricultural Representative photograph albums

About these records

Agricultural Representative photograph albums
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

4 albums (1436 photographs)

Scope and Content

Series consists of four albums of photographs taken by Agricultural Representatives stationed throughout Ontario.

The albums include photographs of school and local fairs, farming practices, Agricultural Representative demonstrations, livestock, exhibitions, crops, and a variety of other farm and rural scenes.

The counties documented are: Algoma, Brant, Bruce, Carelton, Cochrane, Dufferin, Dundas, Durham, Elgin, Essex, Fort William, Frontenac, Glengarry, Grenville, Grey, Haldimand, Halton, Hastings, Huron, Kenora, Kent, Lambton, Lanark, Lennox & Addington, Lincoln, Manitoulin, Middlesex, Muskoka, Nipissing, Norfolk, Northumberland, Ontario, Oxford, Peel, Perth, Peterboro, Port Arthur, Prescott & Russell, Prince Edward, Rainy River, Renfrew, Russell, Simcoe, North and South, Temiskaming, Thunder Bay, Victoria, Waterloo, Welland, Wellington, Wentworth and York.

The photographs are arranged randomly in the 4 albums.

Restrictions on Access
These albums are closed for conservation reasons.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright is primarily held by the Crown. Permission of the Archives of Ontario is required for publication; submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit, or Broadcast Form.
Custodial History

Three of the photograph albums in this series were donated to the Ontario Agricultural Museum by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food. These albums were subsequently donated to the Archives of Ontario in 1999. The fourth album was transferred to the Archives directly from the Communications Branch of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.

Related Material

Many of the same or similar images may be found in RG 16-276-10 (History of Agriculture photographs) and RG 16-276-11 (History of Agriculture negatives).

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Agency or agencies that created these records

These records were created by the following Ontario government agency or agencies. Click on the agency reference code for information about this agency and other records it created.

1909-1912 :

Department of Agriculture (AA59)

1909-1912 :

Department of Education (AA3)

1912-1920 :

Department of Agriculture (AA59)

1920-1930 :

Department of Agriculture (AA59) Agricultural Representative Branch (CA39)

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