Collection SC116 - Shieky Brownstone – Jack Chambers collection

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Reference code

CA ON00012 SC116


Shieky Brownstone – Jack Chambers collection


  • 1977 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

14 photographs

Context area

Name of creator

(fl. 1977)

Biographical history

Dr. Yehoshua (Shieky) Brownstone is a photographer in London, Ontario. He was formerly a Professor in the Biochemistry Department at the University of Western Ontario.

Archival history

The materials now constituting the Shieky Brownstone – Jack Chambers collection were received directly from Shieky Brownstone in 2001.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

AGO Credit Line: Gift of the photographer, Shieky Brownstone, 2002.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Collection consists of photographs of Jack and Olga Chambers by Shieky Brownstone. Collection has been arranged in a single series.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


No further accruals are expected.

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Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open. Access to Special Collections is by appointment only. Please contact the reference desk for more information.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright is held by the creator. It is the researcher’s responsibility to obtain permission to publish any part of the collection.

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      Existence and location of originals

      Negatives are held by Shieky Brownstone.

      Existence and location of copies

      Related units of description

      The E.P. Taylor Research Library & Archives also holds the Jack Chambers fonds and the Avis Lang – Jack Chambers collection.

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      Institution identifier

      Art Gallery of Ontario

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      Dates of creation revision deletion

      August 9, 2013


      • English



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