Collection LA.SC116 - Shieky Brownstone-Jack Chambers collection

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Shieky Brownstone-Jack Chambers collection


  • 1977 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

14 photographs

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Dr. Yehoshua (Shieky) Brownstone is a photographer in London, Ontario. He was formerly a Professor in the Biochemistry Department at the University of Western Ontario.

Archival history

The materials now constituting the Shieky Brownstone-Jack Chambers collection were received directly from Shieky Brownstone in 2001.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

AGO Credit Line: Gift of the photographer, Shieky Brownstone, 2002.

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Scope and content

Collection consists of photographs of Jack and Olga Chambers by Shieky Brownstone. Collection has been arranged in a single series.

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No further accruals are expected.

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Conditions governing access

Open. Access to Special Collections is by appointment only. Please contact the reference desk for more information.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright is held by the creator. It is the researcher’s responsibility to obtain permission to publish any part of the collection.

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Existence and location of originals

Negatives are held by Shieky Brownstone.

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The E.P. Taylor Research Library & Archives also holds the Jack Chambers fonds and the Avis Lang-Jack Chambers collection.

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Art Gallery of Ontario

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  • English



Archivist's note

Prepared by Amy Marshall Furness, 2009. Uploaded and adapted by Nirvana Chainani, 2019.

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