Fonds C 107

Robert B. Townsend fonds

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Robert B. Townsend fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

6 film reels

2 videocassettes

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of footage of activities of the Queen City Yacht Club in Toronto, the Royal Canadian Yacht Club and the Lions Club. Also included is footage of Junior Olympics in Cleveland, Ohio, and scenes from Camp Beausoleil on Beausoleil Island, Georgian Bay.

Queen City Yacht Club material includes footage of Royal Yacht "Britannia" and of the "Queen Mary" ca. 1956-1960. Royal Canadian Yacht Club footage features a number of garden parties, as well as the yacht "Ivanhoe".

Lions Club footage includes footage of amateur boxer George Chuvalo at Lions Club Boxing Show.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Robert B. Townsend was a sailing enthusiast and amateur photographer.

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Townsend, Robert B., fl. 1930-1975

Restrictions on Access
No access restrictions.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright held by creator. These materials cannot be published or reproduced without permission of copyright holder.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Fonds was donated to the Archives of Ontario in 1986 by Robert W. Townsend.
Availability of Other Formats

Reference copies of material available on videocassette.

Title based on contents of fonds.

Former Codes

Accession number 24117.

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