|Object ID #||1970.001.115|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Lexicon category||12: Archival Material|
|Description||A framed print based on a photograph of Sir Isaac Pitman. He was the inventor of phonography. He was born in 1813 and died in 1897.|
|Collection||Photography Equipment Collection|
This print of Sir Isaac Pitman is part of a collection of office equipment, commercial-related text books, school desks & two blackboards as well as archival items (school registers 1905-1970, graduation photographs 1938-1946, a 1907 graduation photograph, etc.) that came from the Northern Business College of Owen Sound, Ontario. This school closed c. 1969. This print was displayed in the past at the Northern Business College at Owen Sound, Grey County.
Last owned by Mr. and Mrs. Harry Dunbar, who were the last owners of the school and its furnishings.
Northern Business College