Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item BARK_1979.0058.0121 - Hand tinted wedding photograph, Toronto; April 16, 1939. Notation reads, "To Mrs. Lee Chong (nee Wong Chow Gum), Sincerely, Jean."

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Hand tinted wedding photograph, Toronto; April 16, 1939. Notation reads, "To Mrs. Lee Chong (nee Wong Chow Gum), Sincerely, Jean."

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CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1979.0058.0121

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Black and white photo. A Chinese wedding. Bride, Groom and seven persons to the wedding party. Flowers and faces have been hand tinted, pink and blue. Curtains in the background. Bottom of photograph reads: "April 16, 1939, Toronto, Ont.", "Meyers Studio". Photograph is mounted in a 1 mm gray cardboard frame, 32.1cm x 27.9cm. Bottom right corner reads: "To Mrs. Lee Chong, Sincerely, Jean". Photograph is covered with a clear plastic but half is missing.

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769.1 KiB


January 8, 2016 8:25 AM

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