Title and statement of responsibility area
Emily Carr University Archives photograph collection
General material designation
- Graphic material
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on the name of the collector.
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
Physical description area
ca. 2000 photographs and graphic material
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
The photographs and images in this collection were acquired through a variety of donors and sources throughout the history of Emily Carr University and its preceding institutions: the Vancouver School of Decorative and Applied Arts, Vancouver School of Arts, Emily Carr College of Art and Design, and Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design. Many of the donors and sources are unknown and the photographs and images were collected by the ECU Library + Archives staff in order to provide visual documentation of ECU's history. Selected photographs from this collection were previously digitized and made available on ECU Library's eCollections.
Scope and content
Collection consists of photographs of people, buildings, artworks, and events related to the history of Emily Carr University of Art + Design.
Immediate source of acquisition
Photographs and graphic material were arranged into subject folders throughout collection by staff and this order has been maintained by the archivist.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
No restrictions on access. Only selected photographs and graphic material were digitized for ECU Library's eCollections and some digitized photographs are not published online due to sensitive content. All items, including descriptions without a digital object, are available to view in the Archives by appointment.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
This collection is in progress. New descriptions and digital objects are continually being added.