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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 83-1010

Title

J.J. Turner & Sons fonds. --[between 1895 and 1905]. -- 70 photographs : b&w ; in albums.

Biography / History

J.J. Turner & Sons was a commercial signdistributor (and general retailer) in Peterborough, Ontario.

Custodial History

Unknown

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of 68 photographs of commercial signs held in albums as catalogues of J.J. Turner & Sons company, Peterborough, Ontario. It also includes one 8 X 10 photograph and one photograph identified as George A. Cox (1840-1914) of the Colborne/Midland railway.

Notes

Title is based on the content of the fonds.

Two of the albums are in good condition. Thepages of all the albums are brittle. Handle with care using gloves.

This fonds was donated by an unknown source.

Restrictions: N