Fonds P096 - Lafrance family fonds

Young Child and Doll Young Child and Rocking Horse Young Child on Rocking Horse Three Young Girls at the Beach A Group of Young Women Young Girls on a Bridge Three Young Girls on a Boat Three Young Girls in a Boat Three Young Girls Three Young Girls Skating A Group of Young Women Young Child Young Girl Three Young Women Group of Young Women and Children Two Young Girls Two Young Girls Dancing

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Lafrance family fonds

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  • 1917-1926 (Creation)

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205 photographs.

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The Lafrance family lived in Danville at the start of the 20th century. They may have been the family of Émilien Lafrance, Quebec Minister of Family and Social Welfare from 1960-1965.

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The fonds contains source material on the activities and members of the Lafrance family from 1917 to 1926. It consists of two albums of photographs and negatives, probably of family members and friends, taken outdoors in summer and winter. Some photos depict landscapes and buildings.

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Researchers may consult the Émilien Lafrance fonds at the Centre de l'Estrie of the Archives nationales du Québec, Sherbrooke.

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Among the photographs, there are 6 negatives (includes 5 nitrate negatives).
The documents were purchased in 1993.

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28 janvier, 2016

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