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Halifax, May 16, 1919

  • 84-61-14161
  • Item
  • 1919

Item is a postcard showing the return of the 25th Battalion of the CEF to Halifax on May 16, 1919 after the end of the First World War. Soldiers participating in the parade are noted to be carrying a Maj. Matheson, visible on the shoulders of one of the men in the bottom right corner of the photograph. A handwritten note on the photo credits it to one "F.G. Goodenough". The ship from which the soldiers are disembarking is partially visible in the background.

The Condition of the Negroes of Halifax City, Nova Scotia

  • CA BI PAM 1266
  • Item
  • 1962

Item is a pamphlet that contains the results of a study completed by the Dalhousie University Institute of Public Affairs that examined the population distribution, socio-economic condition, and educability of African Nova Scotians living in the Halifax area in 1959.

The Black Man: A Monthly Magazine of Negro Thought and Opinion

  • CA BI PAM 2549
  • Item
  • 1938

File consists of two issues of "The Black Man: A Monthly Magazine of Negro Thought and Opinion." The magazine was edited by Marcus Garvey, founder and president-general of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (U.N.I.A.), of London, England, and these issues feature transcripts of speeches that were given by Mr. Garvey at Bethel Church, Halifax, and Menelik Hall, Sydney. These speeches outline the work that has been completed by the U.N.I.A..

Lt. Johnson at Halifax exercise

  • CA BI 84-78-14178
  • Item
  • 1914-1919

Item is a postcard showing members of the 25th Battalion of the CEF in an exercise in Halifax during World War 1. The three officers pictured on the left side are identified as Lieut. Howard Johnson, Major Weston, and Capt. McRae.

Halifax exercise

  • CA BI 84-77-14177
  • Item
  • ca. 1916

Item is a postcard showing an exercise of the 25th Battalion of the CEF in Halifax during World War 1. A note on the reverse reads: "Getting ready to form an 'outpush' for the protection of a force encamped. Small parties are being detailes to various duties - scouts - patrols sentry groups + detached posts."

Percy Willmot, 25th Battalion, CEF: Marching in street

  • CA BI 84-79-14179
  • Item
  • 1915

Item is a postcard showing a number of soldiers marching down a street during World War 1. The soldiers, likely members of the 25th Battalion of the CEF, are in full uniform with rifles, canteens, and satchels. The photo was likely taken in Halifax.

A View of Halifax, 1749-1949

  • CA BI PAM 86
  • Item
  • June 1949

Item is an article relating the history of Halifax, N.S.

Harvey, D.C.

Lord Dundonald

  • CA BI 77-975-1109
  • Item
  • 1797

Item is a photograph of a painted portrait of Capt. Cochrane, later Lord Dundonald. The item is a self portrait, with the background being the seawall in Halifax.

Smoke Cloud, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-995-1129
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows a view of the cloud of smoke from the explosion.

Home Debris, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-996-1130
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. Furniture and bathtub can be seen mixed up in the debris.

North Street Station, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-997-1131
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the state of North Street Station.

North Street Station, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-998-1132
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows an interior view of North Street Station after the explosion with the roof smashed in and wreckage trains carrying debris away.

St. Joseph's Church, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-999-1133
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows all that was left of St. Joseph's Church.

Ruins at Richmond, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1000-1134
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the ruins at Richmond.

North End Residential Section, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1001-1135
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows all that was left of a residential section in the North End.

Gottingen Street, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1002-1136
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the havoc wrought among stores and homes on Gottingen Street.

Roome Street School, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1003-1137
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows Roome Street School in the heart of the devastated area.

Chebucto Road School, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1004-1138
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows crowds swarming into Chebucto Road School to identify the dead.

Alexander McKay School, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1005-1139
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows a view of the Alexander McKay School, resembling a shell-torn building in Flanders.

Military Hospital on Camp Hill, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1007-1141
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows motor lorries conveying the wounded to the Military Hospital on Camp Hill.

Fire Chief Condon's Automobile, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1008-1142
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows wreckage of Fire Chief Condon's automobile after the explosion.

School Basement, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1011-1145
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows people searching for bodies in the basement of a school.

Rolling Stock, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1012-1146
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the effect of the explosion on rolling stock and track.

Coffins by Chebucto Road School, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1013-1147
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows coffins piled up in front of Chebucto Road School at the funeral of nearly 100 unidentified dead.

North End Canvas Tents, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1014-1148
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows homeless people of the North End who were forced to spend the night in canvas tents.

Ruins, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1017-1151
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows all that remains of several large buildings in the devastated area, where the full force of the explosion was felt.

Clayton & Sons, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1018-1152
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows Clayton & Sons (Clothing Manufacturers), one of the largest buildings in the city, located on Barrington Street. Almost every pane of glass in this building was shattered.

Interior of Clayton & Sons, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1019-1153
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows an interior view of the tailoring department of Clayton & Sons with snow piled up on the tables.

Protestant Service at Chebucto Mortuary, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1032-1166
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the Protestant Service at Chebucto Mortuary, from which nearly 100 unidentified dead were buried.

Home Wreckage, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1030-1164
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows all that is left of a home in the Richmond section.

Home Wreckage, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1029-1163
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows all that is left of a home in the Richmond section.

Searching for Survivors, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1028-1162
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows a search for survivors amid the debris in the devastated Richmond section.

House Wreckage, Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1027-1161
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the wreckage of a house after the explosion.

Motor Fire Engine "Patricia", Halifax Catastrophe

  • CA BI 77-1026-1160
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. This picture shows the motor fire engine "Patricia" after the explosion.

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