Item is a photograph of members of the Basker Family, including, standing from left to right, Cassie Bell Basker, Kaye Basker (Catherine Basker), [?], Totsie McDougall, and Ranald Basker. Kneeling in the grass are Mary Belle MacDonald (Mary Belle Basker) and Kenny Basker (Kenneth Basker).
Item is one photograph of, from left to right, John A. Basker, Mary Ann Basker (née Mary Ann Fraser), Cassie Bell Basker (née Cassie Bell MacLean), Mrs. [?] Murphy, Maggie Wilnet, Dannie Basker, Jim Murphy, and Lou Murphy. Catherine Basker (Kaye Basker, Kaye Figurski) is standing in front near the family dog.
Item is a photograph of eight people seated on a couch under a photograph of Daniel Basker and Mary Ann Basker (Mary Ann Fraser) that is hanging on the wall. Included in the photograph are Paul Prendergast, Ronnie Basker, Garfield Basker, Byron Basker, George [?], Kenny Basker (Kenneth Basker, far right), Sara Nicholson (née Sara Basker, seated second from left), and Tommy Pearson.
Item is a digitized copy of the ‘Births, Marriages, and Deaths’ pages from the Basker Family Bible.
Collection consists of photographs, genealogical records, correspondence and financial records belonging to various members of the Basker Family.Basker Family of Mull River, Nova Scotia
Item is one photograph of members of the Basker and Murphy families standing on and around a horse cart on the Basker farm in Mull River, Nova Scotia. Standing in the cart, from left to right, are: a young unidentified boy, [John A. Basker], Jim Murphy, Lou Murphy, and [Dannie Basker]. Ranald Basker is standing on the ground with his arm around the neck of a horse.
Item is a photograph of Big Malcolm [?], James Alex Beaton and John A. Basker sitting on a verandah.
Item is a digitized copy of a 1962 re-issued of John Alexander Basker’s birth and baptism certificate issued by Father K.J. MacDonald on behalf of the Catholic Church in Mull River, Nova Scotia. John Alexander Basker was born on March 8, 1890 and his baptism certificate was originally issued on May 3, 1890.
Item is a digitized copy of a 1966 re-issue of Kenneth Basker’s birth and baptism certificate signed by Father J.A. Gillis on behalf of Saint Mary’s Parish in Mabou, Nova Scotia. Kenneth Basker was born on December 31, 1897 and his baptism certificate was originally issued on January 2, 1898.
Item is a photograph of Charlie Ponee (Charles Ponee) and George Basker standing on either side of a car with three deer strapped to the roof at the Basker farm in Mull River, Nova Scotia.
Series consists of a resolution sent to the Basker Family upon the death of Ranald Basker and correspondence sent to various members of the Basker Family by Jim St. Clair.
Item is a photograph of the Basker family horse, Dempsey, rearing while pulling two unidentified men in a wagon on the Basker farm in Mull River, Nova Scotia. One of the men may be Ranald Basker.
Item is Ronald Basker’s property plan issued by the Nova Scotia Department of Lands and Forests featuring property allotments for parts of Port Hood, Nova Scotia; Little Judique, Nova Scotia; Judique, Nova Scotia; and, Glencoe, Nova Scotia.
Item is a digitized copy of an email from Jim St. Clair to Julie White, daughter of Jack Basker (John Joseph Basker) and Ida McIntosh, with information about the Basker family dating back to 1792 and memories of her grandmother, Cassie Bell Basker, and aunt, Kaye Figurski (Kaye Basker), who were Jim’s neighbours in Mull River, Nova Scotia. The email had been printed off and re-digitized, along with a short biography of Jim St. Clair from the Storytellers of Canada website.
Item is a photograph of Kaye Basker (Catherine Basker) sitting in the grass with her nephews, Garfield MacDonald (left) and Ronnie MacDonald.
Item is one photograph of Ranald Basker [Ronald Basker] and Cassie Bell Basker (née Catherine Isabel McLean) with their arms around each other on the Basker farm in Mull River, Nova Scotia. A horse is standing behind them.
Item is a photograph of six men, including Kenny Basker, Duncan (RJ) MacLellan, Donald Basker, George Basker, Charlie Ponee, and John A. Basker, posing in front of a car with two deer strapped across the roof and another laid across the hood.
Item is a photograph of Jack Basker (John Joseph Basker, left) with an unidentified man in Egypt, where Jack was stationed with the United Nations. The two men and their vehicle were stuck in the desert sand.
Item is one photograph of Jack Basker (John Joseph Basker) sitting on the grass in front of Ida Basker (née Ida McIntosh), Charlie [?], and Swivel [?]. Charlie and Swivel’s heads have been cut off in the photograph.
Item is a photograph of Jack Basker and Ida Basker (née Ida MacIntosh) with their children, Linda Basker and Randy Basker (Ranald Basker), on the Basker family farm in Mull River, Nova Scotia.