Archive Finding Aids

Here are detailed file-by-file descriptions of the contents of specific fonds and/or links to scanned documents.

Child looking in a mirror, [ca. 1900]
Child looking in a mirror, [ca. 1900]
NC-39-166

Ella Hartt photographs

Ella Hartt's photographs, which date from 1890-1920, are rich in photo studies of women, children, house interiors and domestic amusements, as well as views of a trip to Yellowstone Park, the Hartt family and friends, ranching at Thelma, Alberta and in Montana, and the Gros Ventre. A brief biography of Hartt is in the Archives Main Catalogue.

You may view all the currently digitized Hartt photographs (about 180) in date order.

You may search the Hartt photographs by subjects, places, people or dates by using the Archives Photographs search screen. Always enter Hartt in the 'Photographer/Illustrator' box to limit your findings to this photographers, then refine your search by entering search terms in the other boxes on the screen. Several examples are given below:

  • Enter Hartt in the 'Photographer/Illustrator' box AND Thelma in the 'Keywords/Phrase' box to find photographs of the Thelma area of Alberta.
  • Enter Hartt in the 'Photographer/Illustrator' box AND piano in the 'Keywords/Phrase' box to find photographs of people playing the piano.
  • Enter Hartt in the 'Photographer/Illustrator' box AND Hartt in the 'People' box to find photographs of Ella, her brother Ed, and other members of the family.
  • Enter Hartt in the 'Photographer/Illustrator' box AND 1910 in the 'Year(s)' box to find photographs taken in this year.
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