Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item CHL_007642 - Group portrait of the Yip On family

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Group portrait of the Yip On family

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CA CHL CHL_007642

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  • [ca. 1903 to 1916] (Creation)

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1 photograph print
1 cm photographic records

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Photograph consists of a formal studio group portrait of the Yip On family. Image shows the young couple with their two children. Child sitting between couple is seen holding on to a small toy, possibly a dog, with left hand. Father also has right hand on the small toy.

According to the donor, Yip On may have been a former employee of her father-in-law, J.F. McCutcheon. McCutcheon began employing Chinese labourers in 1903. Savard closed his photography business in 1916.

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No reproduction without prior written approval of the Chilliwack Museum and Archives.

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Finding aid available at the Chilliwack Museum and Archives

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Draft

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2015/12/04

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  • English

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Filename

P7642_Yip_On_family.JPG

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Image

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image/jpeg

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132.3 KiB

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December 4, 2015 12:14 PM

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