The Face Pullers: Ch.4 images - Vic Robertson Tire Service Truck

Database ID23851
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionBrock Silversides fonds
File/Item Reference2.2-13-p32 (Vol.6)
Date of creation1930
Physical description/extent1 photograph; b&w; 20cmX 25 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentBlack and white photograph of the Vic Robertson Tire Service truck which uses an idealized image of the indigenous person to advertise Pathfinder tires. Standing on the back of the truck is an indigenous man in an elaborate romanticized traditional outfit. The owners of the truck stand in front.
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ContributerGibson, John W.
Copyright holderPublic domain
Other terms governing use and reproductionResponsibility regarding questions of copyright that may arise in the use of any images is assumed by the researcher.
Primary MediaPhotographs
Provenance Access PointSilversides, Brock
Location of originalsContact Glenbow Archives.
Other numbers/identificationND-13-33
PlaceSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesNo data
Cultural regionPlains
NamesGibson, John W.
Robertson, Vic
Silversides, Brock
SubjectExternal representations -- Photography
External representations -- Romanticized
Transportation -- Automobiles
Date Range(s)1930-1939
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