Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Gushul, Thomas[1, 2, 3]

Male 1889 - 1962  (73 years)


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  • Name Gushul, Thomas 
    Born 12 May 1889  Rozniw (Roznow), Ukraine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1918-1928  Bush Town, AB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Nov 1962  Blairmore, AB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Business Address/Year 1921-ca. 1968  Blairmore, AB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1920s-1930s  East Kootenay region, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1178  Camera Workers | G, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Gushul emigrated in 1906. Operating under his own name and as Gushul Studio, he left an important documentary record of labour conditions in the coal mines of Alberta and BC. After his death his wife Lena continued to operate the studio.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: Printed surface may be captioned, dated and signed "Photo by Thos. Gushul, Coleman, Alta." or "Photo by T. Gushul, Blairmore, Alta."

  • Sources 
    1. [S48] COLLECTION: ACG.
      Gushul family fonds (negatives and prints). Includes 3.13 m of textual records.

    2. [S453] Silversides (1995), Brock V. Silversides, (Saskatoon, SK: Fifth House, 1995).

    3. [S455] Silversides (2002), Brock Silversides, (Kamloops, B.C. : Plateau Press, 2002:14-31).

    4. [S1012] AEPAA death registration index.
      G (1960-1964)
      URL (accessed 21 Feb 2018): http://provincialarchives.alberta.ca/docs/how-to/find-birth-marriage-death-records/deaths/deaths-2/g/deaths-g-1960-1964.pdf