The Library Archives contains a collection of photographs which document the history of Lakehead University. Most of the photographs are black and white and are from the period 1960-1990. They are grouped in a variety of broad topics which include:
|70's reunion||Engineering||Nor'wester cover photos|
|Athletics||Faculty and staff||Open house|
|Board of Governors||Fundraising||Presidents|
|Bookstore||Geography||Regional Education Centre|
|Cafeteria||Health Sciences North||Residence|
|Chemistry||Lakehead Technical Institute||University Campus|
|Computer Centre||Languages||Visual Arts|
This finding aid will help identify photographs of interest.
The Library Archives contains binders of more recent photographic material, circa early 1990's to 2003. This collection includes photographs, negatives, and photographic slides. The collection includes both black & white and coloured images.
A finding aid is not available for this collection so please inquire with library staff for assistance.
While working with documents, please observe the following guidelines as photographic materials are especially vulnerable to touch and require special precautions.
The Thunder Bay Finnish Canadian Historical Society Collection (MG 8) contains an extensive photograph collection. The series is organized as follows:
Series D - Photograph Series
A. Architecture: buildings and monuments
B. Arts: theatre, music, dance, arts and crafts
C. Business and industry
E. Communities in Northwestern Ontario
Note: A print finding aid is available for this collection. Please inquire with Library staff.
Photocopy reproductions are available in binder format for ease of viewing. The original photographs are housed in the Library archives.
Some manuscript collections may also contain photo albums, scrapbooks, or other image materials. Review the associated finding aid to help identify items of research interest. (located under the Archival Records tab)