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Photo album, St. Catharines area, ca. 1913-1919.

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Show simple item record Cameron, Chantal 2012-02-16T15:34:30Z 2012-02-16T15:34:30Z 2012-02-16
dc.description.abstract One hardcover photo album containing black and white photos. Many of the photos were taken in the St. Catharines area. Included are photos of Port Dalhousie, Port Weller, Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake and St. Catharines. There are also photos of Braeside, Ont. and the Ottawa valley. Various local landmarks are included, such as the armoury in St. Catharines, Montebello Park, and Martindale pond. Some of the events captured include a train wreck that occurred in St. Catharines in 1914, the visit of the Governor General to St. Catharines in 1914 (featuring the Carnegie library and Post Office and federal building decorated with flags), and an airplane that crashed into a body of water, possibly a plane from an air training camp in Beamsville during World War I. There are also two photos of champion Niagara district basketball teams, possibly taken in the gymnasium building located behind the former St. Catharines Collegiate building (later Robertson School) on Church Street. One photo includes Norman Byrne, Gladys Ansell, Miriam Marshall, Irene Stoter (?), Mildrerd Houston, A. Gardner, and Madeline Jenner. The other photo includes George Moase, W. Bennett, Norman Byrne, Jack Bain, Mr. Brackenbury, Cyril Merriman, Jim Galway, Harry Erskine, and Roy Carpenter. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries ;RG 388
dc.subject St. Catharines (Ont.)--History--Sources. en_US
dc.subject St. Catharines (Ont.)--Pictorial works. en_US
dc.title Photo album, St. Catharines area, ca. 1913-1919. en_US
dc.type Other en_US

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