Fonds 16762-16773 - Ida Madeline Gunterman fonds

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Ida Madeline Gunterman fonds

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CA VPL 16762-16773

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  • [ca. 1890-1910] (Creation)
    Gunterman, Ida Madeline

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259 photographs

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Ida Madeline (Mattie) Gunterman was a pioneer female amateur photographer who lived in the Arrow Lakes District of B.C. She was born in La Crosse, Wisconsin, and moved to Seattle around 1890. In 1898, Gunterman and her family moved to Beaton, B.C. Gunterman's photographs have been exhibited across Canada.

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The fonds consists of photographs of the Lardeau area of B.C. including portraits and images depicting scenery and pioneer life.

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BCAUL control number: VPL-1541

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