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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 05-1000


Miscellaneous photographs collection. -- [188-?]-[197-?]. -- 16 photographs. -- 3 negatives.

Biography / History


Custodial History


Scope and Content

Collection consists of photographs of Peterborough Lift Lock, members of the Hugh MacMillan family, Premier Leslie Frost, the Roosevelts visit to Ottawa, and numerous unidentified men and women.


Title based on contents of the collection.
This collection was acquired from various sources.
Restrictions: N
For related records see: 82-022 and 77-024.FINDING AIDItem #

1. Peterborough Lift Lock (glass-covered photograph, received from Robb Demille, May 1984)

(Note: items 2-6 received from Hugh MacMillan, 1998; all are from his collection of family photographs)
2. Harry Munro, brother of Irene
3. Joseph Preston & Hannah Blewett Preston
4. Hilliard Dawson, Bailieboro
5. woman, unidentified
6. Robert and Mrs. Robert Freeburn

(Note: Items 7-9 received from Jean Graham)
7. John Beckett (negative only)
8. James Beckett (negative only)
9. Township of Asphodel map (negative only)

(Note: Items 10-18 received from unknown sources)
10. Premier Leslie Frost
11. Saint's Rest (cottage-type building)
12. young man, unidentified
13. three women, unidentified, in horse-drawn carriage (Roy Studio photo)
14. formal procession of marching men and car through city streets (F.J. Skitch photo, Cobourg)
15. large group of men posing in front of Ruebottom House, March 21, 1889; Higginbothams Block
16. formal photograph of numerous men and women, unidentified
17. man, unidentified (tintype)
18. photograph of engraving of an early settlement scene
19. the Roosevelts visit to Ottawa, 1943 (Geert Cats photo; received from Mrs. Marjorie Cats)