Collection 01110 - Bernie and Elaine Hughes Collection

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Bernie and Elaine Hughes Collection

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  • Multiple media
  • Textual record
  • Sound recording

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CA ON00131 01110

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  • 1960-2001 (Creation)

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Physical description

1 cm of textual material.
31 photographs.
2 oversize photographs.
8 CDs.
1 LP (45).
2 LPs.
7 artefacts.

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Custodial history

The collection was compiled by Elaine Hughes over the course of her musical career. Elaine Hughes contacted the Hamilton Public Library, Local History & Archives, to donate the material.

Scope and content

The fonds consists of records and artefacts belonging to Elaine & Bernie Hughes and includes the following series: artefacts, audio, personal, photographs, publicity and scrapbooks.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Collection was donated to the Hamilton Public Library, Local History & Archives by Elaine Hughes.


Signed photographs were taken out of the back of one scrapbook and placed in the Photographs series. Oversize photos were removed from frames.

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The collection is open to researchers. There are no restrictions on access.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Records are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. Bernie & Elaine Hughes Collection, 01110, Hamilton Public Library, Local History and Archives, Hamilton, Ontario.

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