North and Central America

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1000001 Map of North and Central America

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North and Central America

  • UF North America
  • UF Central America

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North and Central America

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Kodak Canada Corporate Archives and Heritage Collection

  • SC 2005.001
  • Fonds
  • 1895-2006

The Kodak Canada collection contains records and artifacts from the Kodak Heights manufacturing facility in Toronto, as well as the historical collection belonging to the Kodak Heritage Collection Museum. The collection consists of photographs, negatives, advertising records, magazines, pamphlets, daily record books, recipe books, cameras and other photographic equipment produced by Kodak Canada Inc., or other Kodak plants around the world. The collection includes a small selection of financial records, blueprints for Kodak facilities in Canada, and other corporate ephemera, as well as photographs of events, buildings and individual employees that illustrate the social life of the company.

Kodak Canada Inc.

Kodacolor Gold 1600

File consists of 1 indiviually packaged roll of Kodak Kodacolor Gold 35 mm film for colour prints with 1600 ISO and 24 exposures. Develop before date is 04/1991.

Munro, Allan

Kodak Max Maximum Versatility film for colour prints

File consists of 13 rolls of individually packaged 35 mm 400 ISO Kodak Max film for colour prints. 6 rolls have 12 exposures and are individually packaged. 5 rolls have 12 exposures and make up most of 2 3-packs. 2 rolls havce 24 exposures and are individually packaged. Develop before dates are from 11/2001 to 01/2004.

Munro, Allan

Kodak Select Series Royal Gold

File consists of 20 rolls of Kodak Select Series Royal Gold 24 exposure film. Of these, 4 rolls are indiviudually packaged and 100 ISO, 2 are individually packaged and 200 ISO, 3 rolls are individually packaged with 400 ISO, 1 3-pack with 400 ISO, and 8 individually packed rolls with 1000 ISO. Develop before dates are from 02/2000 to 12/2003.

Munro, Allan

Kodak Gold General Use film for colour prints

File consists of 13 rolls of Kodak Gold General Use film for colour prints, all in original packaging. Of these, 6 are individually packaged 200 ISO with 12 exposures, 1 individually packaged roll with 200 ISO and 24 exposures, and 6 rolls that form 2 3-packs of 200 ISO film with 24 exposures. Develop before dates are from 08/2002 to 11/2004.

Munro, Allan

Kodak Gold Bright light film for colour prints

File consists of 71 rolls of Kodak Gold Bright light film for colour prints, all in original packaging. Of these, 36 rolls are 100 ISO with 12 exposures including 16 rolls which are individually packaged, 10 rolls that are part of 2 5-packs and 10 rolls that form 1 10-pack. 33 rolls are 100 ISO film with 24 exposures including 13 that are individually packaged and 20 rolls that form 2 10-packs. 2 indivudually packaged rolls are 100 ISO with 36 exposures. Develop before dates range from 12/2001 to 01/2003.

Munro, Allan

"Five-a-Minute and a Million!"

Item is an article about the Phototeria, written by Frederick Griffin and published in the Toronto Star Weekly on April 14th, 1928.

Griffin, Frederick

Homecoming and alumni weekend materials

Series contains promotional records, objects, and other materials created for Homecoming and Alumni Weekend. Included are memory books created for the 50th Anniversary class years. In 2007 the name changed from Homecoming to Alumni Weekend.
The series is divided into files by year.

Alumni Weekend 2015

A series of photographic images in the form of a newsletter documenting Alumni Weekend 2015; included are registration, barbeque lunch, the SLC building, and Archives and Special Collections. File also contains promotional materials including pamphlets, booklets, programs, and posters.

[Portrait of a Boy]

Item consists of a black and white photograph of a young boy. The young boy is wearing a formal suit and tie, and is looking off to the right. The photograph was shot in H.E. Peagam's studio in Toronto, Ontario. H.E. Peagam was photographer that had a studio at 32 Temperance Street in Toronto in 1893, and one at 254 Yonge Street in Toronto 1901 - 1922. The portrait of the boy is cut into an oval (measuring approx. 5 x 7 cm) and has a small even white border. The oval photograph is pasted onto a black piece of card measuring 9.25 x 13.25 cm. On the bottom right of the card is embossed with "H.E. Peagam, Toronto, ONT"

H.E. Peagam

[Portrait of a Young Woman]

Item consists of a sepiatoned black and white portrait of a young woman. The portrait is circular with a soft edge. The woman has her hair tied up around her head and is looking off to the left. She is wearing a black dress with a white lace collar and a long necklace that falls out of the frame. The photograph is housed a card. The card is yellowed with an embossed emblem on the top left on the front. Also on the front, on the bottom right, is the name of the photographer "A.R. Ward 289 Yonge St. Toronto". 289 Yonge Street is located right at Yonge and Dundas in Toronto. There is a translucent paper inside the card to further protect the photograph.

Ward, A. R.

Toronto Film Society Collection

  • F 2009.004
  • Fonds
  • 1970-1985

The collection consists of film related literature, films stills and productions packages collected over the course of the Toronto Film Society's history. The books were dispersed to Special Collections stacks or the Library general collection depending on age and condition. Film stills and packages have been catalogued and added to Special Collections. Several boxes of clipping files were also included in the collection and have been retained in Special Collections. Please consult the Library Catalogue for more information on individual titles.

Toronto Film Society

[Women on a Hill in San Francisco]

Item consists of a black and white photograph of two women laying on a hill in front of the city of San Francisco. The Golden Gate Bridge is visible in the background on the right. There is a large tree to the left of them. One woman is wearing a blazer and a scarf and has her eyes closed. The other woman is looking to the right and has a cigarette in her hand. There is a large 1.25 cm white border around the image.

[Baby on a Blanket]

Item consists of a black and white photograph of a baby lying on a white blanket. The baby is dressed in a white gown and lays beside a small flower bouquet. The photograph is shot from an odd angle and the baby is framed diagonally in the shot. The baby's dark hair is askew. The image is surrounded by a 0.75 cm white border. The back of the photograph is stamped "artray limited, photographers, vancover canada, art jones . ray munro". Former Vancouver Sun photojournalists, Art Jones and Ray Munro, incorporated artray limited in 1948. Jones and Munro were only in business together for less than a year, as Jones bought Munro out later in 1948. Munro went on to become a columnist, a parachute jumper, and a hypnotist, among other things. Jones later went on to produce and host "Art Jones & Company", a weekly feature on SHAW TV, where he chatted with business, entertainment, community and political leaders.

artray

Special Vocational Schools (New York and elsewhere)

File contains a newspaper article about the High School of Performing Arts in New York, New York, and a copy of the Educational Studies and Documents No. 36 "Technical and Vocational Education in the U. S. A" - a bibliographical survey prepared by the United States Office of Education.

Energy Pricing & Transportation: 1984-1985

File contains script from presentation given by David M. Cape at the Canadian Institute of Energy in Sarnia, September 27, 1983. Presentation possibly related to Ryerson Energy Centre Report #41 "Energy Pricing and Transportation".

Ryerson Energy Centre

Halton Energy Demand Study

File contains one copy of Report #19 and one copy of part III - Alternate Residential Development Scenario. Both were created by Samuel Cheung and co-ordinated by E. M. Hercz. Created as part of a rural development outreach project by the University of Guelph and the Ryerson Energy Centre. File also contains some rough notes for a bibliography of sorts - unclear as to whether or not it is relevant to the reports in the file.

Cheung, Samuel

Southern Ontario alumni event

File contains photographs taken on April 10, 2003 at the Hilton in London, Ontario. President Claude Lajeunesse hosted a Southern Ontario Alumni event. Some of people in the photographs have been identified on the back of the photographs.

Negatives Atherley

Item consists of photographs of a family taken at Atherley. Subjects include water bodies, the Samuel de Champlain monument (in present day Orillia and designed by Vernon March), a house, and a car thought to be a Ford Model A.

Brechin

Item consists of photographs of a trip to Brechin. The photos are taken in a rural farming area with subjects that include men and women, horses, hay, firewood, a log cabin, corn stalks, and cows.

Brechin

Item consists of photographs of a family at Brechin. Subjects include family portraits and photographs with various farm animals including birds, horses, cats, and goats.

Unionville

Item consists of eight photographs taken at Unionville of a young boy and a young girl. The children are accompanied by adults in two of the photos. In one of them both children are carried by adults with another woman standing by. In the other the young girl is standing in front of a man.

Atherley

Item consists of photographs of a family taken at Atherley. Subjects include water bodies, a canoe, the Samuel de Champlain monument (in present day Orillia and designed by Vernon March), a house, and a cow.

AZ Watson Taken at Midnight

Item consists of a sepiatone black and white photograph of a man and a dog at midnight in Nome, Alaska. The man appears to be standing on a porch with his hands in his pockets. He is wearing a long dark coat, glasses and a hat. There are binoculars around his neck. There is a dog in the foreground, at the feet of the man. There is an uneven white border around the image and at the bottom of the photograph is written "AZ Watson Taken at Midnight" in pen. On the back of the photograph in pencil is handwritten "Taken at Nome Alaska at 12 oclock at night continuous light sun set at 10.20 pm June 21st 1902".

Newspapers

The file consists of newspaper publications having no apparent relation to Ryerson University, but having been in the Archives for many years.

Thank you for this Kodak moment

Item consists of four identical posters, two in French and two in English. The poster features black and white images of a letter from the president of Kodak Canada Inc. celebrating the success of their manufacturing and supply operations, a Kodacolor roll of film, and of six Kodak employees. Writing at the bottom of the poster describes the accomplishments of the Kodak team and thanks them for their great performance in 1992.

Kodak Canada Inc.

Journalism Building

File contains photographs of the former Archdiocese of Toronto Chancery building at 55 Gould Street. Starting in 1979, Ryerson rented the space to house the School of Journalism. They remained in this location until the early 1990s when the School moved into the Rogers Communications Centre. Also in the file is a picture of the Journalism newsroom in the new location.

Phototeria at Jim McCowan's Barn

Items contains 88 digital images of the Phototeria taken at the Baldwin, Ontario farm owned by Jim McCowan (a distant cousin of the inventor, David A. McCowan), where the booth was stored until 2015.

Dunbar, George

Portrait of a man and two women

Item consists of a grey card with oval photograph of a man with dark suit and hat seated at centre, with two women standing behind him, each holding a pair of gloves. The woman on the left wears a checkered blouse with plain dark skirt, and the blouse is puffed out in the "S" curve fashion. The woman on the right wears a dark coloured dress with matching belt and a velvet(?) collar. At bottom right, embossed, "Jas. Mason/ PENETANG &/ ELMVALE".

Mason, James H.

Charlottetown, Peake-Carvell building

Built in 1856 by James Peake, a prominent shipbuilder and merchant in Charlottetown. In the photograph, signage for the Carvell Brothers Wholsale Grocers Ltd. who owned and operated a wholesale buisiness at this location from 1862-1976. The building is now a historica property.

Annie Deacon

American actress, burlesque performer. She is recorded as having performed in "Our Cinderella: A Burlesque" by William Gill in the Colville Company's 1878-9 season, and in "The Magic Slipper" for Haverley's Theater in New York in August 1879, produced by Samuel Colville's Opera Burlesque Company.

Waters, H.

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