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Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs
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Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs

  • RBSC-ARC-1804
  • Collection
  • [ca. 1850-1950]

The Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs, donated by Uno and Dianne Langmann and Uno Langmann Limited, consists of more than 18,000 rare and unique early photographs from the 1850s to the 1970s. It is considered the premiere private collection of early provincial photos, and an important illustrated history of early photographic methods. The photographs were taken by a wide range of photographers. Some well-known photographers represented in the collection include William Notman, Charles MacMunn, Frederick Dally, Charles Horetzky, Charles Gentile, Philip Timms, Yucho Chow, R. Maynard, and Leonard Frank.

This finding aid will provide access to the collection in the interim period while UBC Library digitizes the collection. For updates on the collection and its digitization, please visit http://langmann.library.ubc.ca

Langmann, Uno

H.B.C. House shown above, Jan. 1st, 1926

View of a house owned by the Hudson's Bay Company on King William Island. The house is completely covered in snow and the only part that can be seen is the chimney pipe. The photograph above it in the book shows what the house looked like before it snowed.

Burwash, Lachlin Taylor

[Professor John Galbraith on an expedition]

Image of three men pulling a canoe ashore. One of the men in the photograph is identified as Professor John Galbraith, who was a Professor of Engineering at the School of Practical Science (which merged with the University of Toronto in 1906. Inscription on verso reads, "A pioneer in the field of conservation Professor John Galbraith O.L.S. D.L.S on one of his many voyages of discovery.

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