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W.A. Richardson

  • 77-876-1010
  • Item
  • 1903

Item is a photograph of W.A. Richardson, mayor of Sydney during 1904, 1908, 1909, 1914, 1915, and 1916.

W.A.D. O.C. Gunn

  • 84-1298-15398
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of W.A.D. O.C. Gunn, Magistrate, Glace Bay.

W.H. Davison

  • 87-415-16945
  • Item
  • ca. 1960

Item is a photograph with W.H. Davison on the left, Royal Bank Manager.

W.J. Dooley Funeral Services fonds

  • MG 14.165
  • Fonds
  • 1916-1985

Fonds contains three reels of microfilm containing burial records of W.J. Dooley Funeral Services in North Sydney.

W.J. Lynch

  • 94-605-25120
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of W.J. Lynch, owner of Lynch's Bakery, Sydney.

W.L. Chirgwin

  • 77-677-811
  • Item
  • ca. 1914

Item is a photograph of W.L. Chirgwin, a recruiting officer during the First World War. The photo is a formal portrait with Chirgwin standing in full uniform.

W.L. Libbey

  • 80-704-4884
  • Item
  • 1901

Item is a photograph of W.L. Libbey, the president of the Mining Society from 1899 to 1901.

W.V. MacKinnon, M.E. Amos, W. Gordon, S.W. Hirtle

  • 84-88-14188 P511
  • Item
  • 1914-1919

Item is a postcard showing five soldiers of the 25th Battalion of the CEF taken during World War 1. The soldiers are identified on the reverse of the item and are in full uniform.

WW1 C.B.Units

  • Item
  • 1914-1918

Item is of a list of units that recruits from Cape Breton enlisted in during World War 1, from 1914-1918.

WW1 Military Parade on Charlotte Street, Sydney

  • 82-176-6876
  • Item
  • ca. 1914

Item is a photograph of a military parade that took place on Charlotte Street in Sydney during World War 1. A band is leading a procession down the middle of the road while bystanders view from both sides of the street.

WW1 Military Parade on Charlotte Street, Sydney

  • 82-175-6875
  • Item
  • ca. 1914

Item is a photograph of a military parade that took place on Charlotte Street in Sydney during World War 1. The photo features a large number of uniformed soldiers with rifles marching down the middle of the road with bystanders viewing on both sides of the street.

WW1 Officers in Moxham's Castle

  • 81-854-5934
  • Item
  • 1919

Item is a photograph of four medical personnel officers inside Moxham's Castle, where they were stationed during World War 1 when the castle functioned as a military hospital.

WWII Black Servicemen at Banquet

  • 83-133-8433
  • Item
  • ca. 1952

Item is an Abbass Studios photograph of a group of unidentified Black World War 2 servicemen at a banquet. The photo shows the men seated around a table.

Wallace A. Richardson, Mayor of Sydney

  • 86-41-16138
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph showing Wallace Richardson's family. From left to right the photo shows, Claude S., Mrs. Richardson, Ilma, Glady, Mayor Richardson, Gerald.

Wallace MacAskill

  • 78-59-1809
  • Item
  • April 1972

Item is a photograph of a photograph of Wallace MacAskill looking over his photographs.

Wallace R. MacAskill Fonds

  • MG 15.28
  • Fonds
  • 1926 - 1970

Fonds consist of papers that include a certificate of his marriage to Elva Abriel, 1926. Correspondence concerning the use of his picture “Spunyarn”, 1970.

Walter Crowe

  • 77-796-930
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of Mayor Walter Crowe, the sixth Mayor of Sydney.

Walter Scott MacFarlane

  • 79-957-3937
  • Item
  • ca. 1944

Item is a photograph of Walter Scott MacFarlane in WWII military uniform. His papers, including poetry can be found in MG 15.1 fonds.

Walter Scott MacFarlane

  • MG 15.1
  • Fonds
  • 1914-1984

Fonds consists of Poetry and correspondence of Mr. MacFarlane, as well as
several scrapbooks and postcards of WWI.
A. The poem “Springtime in Margaree” was a gift of Sister St. Frances of Rome, C.N.D.
B. Correspondence and papers presented by the MacFarlane Family are arranged as received:

  1. Correspondence and papers pertaining to W. S. MacFarlane’s military service, 1919-1946. Original, 17 items
  2. Military disability pension correspondence and papers, Typescript, 46 pages
  3. Correspondence and papers of and about Peter MacFarlane (brother of W.S.), 1944-1960. Original and typescript, 1 cm
  4. Family and personal correspondence including Letters to the Editor on politics in Inverness County, 1922-1961. Original and typescript, 40 pages
  5. Correspondence from John F. Gillis, mainly about local politics, 1940-1956. Original and typescript, 19 pages
  6. Correspondence concerning appointment of W. S. MacFarlane as Fishery Officer on the Margaree River, 1921. Original, 5 pages
  7. Correspondence from James D. Gillis concerning MacFarlane’s poetry and about a map of the world drawn by Mr. Gillis, 1929-1963. Original, 8 pages
  8. Correspondence pertaining to MacFarlane’s poetry, 1937-1977. Original and typescript, 34 pages
  9. There is no physical folder for B9. January, 1985: #9 removed and incorporated in #19.
  10. Correspondence and papers re copyright of MacFarlane’s poetry, together with the Canada Act respecting copyright, 1952-1956. Typescript and print, 75 pages
  11. Poetry by Various authors, mainly Cape Bretoners. Original, 32 items.
  12. Memorial cards and obituaries for the MacFarlane family, 1881-1967.
  13. Obituaries of 31 Inverness County residents. Clippings
  14. Miscellaneous household invoices and receipts, 1931-1952
  15. Birth certificates for Ann MacFarlane, Walter S. MacFarlane, Last Will of W.S. MacFarlane, 1936, for land at Margaree Forks. Original, 3 items.
  16. Printed material:
    a) St Michael’s Parish Report, 1949
    b) Annual Report, St. Joseph’s Church, South West Margaree, 1962
    c) to m) pamphlets pertaining to servicemen and regulations respecting them, 1919-1945
  17. 22 postcards, mostly World War I period, together with Souvenir Programme 1939-1945 Victory Parade, Saturday, June 8th
  18. Scrapbook of clippings compiled by Jim MacFarlane, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. -- Mainly poetry in English and Gaelic. 1946, held in London, England. 1 page
  19. Additional obituaries of the MacFarlane family, 1931-1963. Original, typescript and print, 15 pages
  20. Obituaries of Inverness County residents. Original and print, 22 pages
  21. Songs of the Valley: The Poetry and Songs of Walter Scott MacFarlane. Original writing, together with galley proof of the book which was published in 1984, edited by Mr. MacFarlane’s niece, Kay MacDonald and his son, Patrick. Original and typescript, 2 cm
  22. Scrapbook of clippings of poetry by Walter MacFarlane. Typescript and prints, 1 cm

MacFarlane, Walter Scott

Walter Stewart

  • 84-438-14538
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of Walter Stewart with three unidentified men.

Wanda Robson & Viola Desmond Collection

  • MG 21.14
  • Collection
  • 1940-2016, predominant 2008-2014

Collection consists of textual records, photographs and clippings related to the life and legacy of Viola Desmond and her sister Wanda Robson. The materials also document Dr. Graham Reynolds work in social justice in conjunction with Dr. Robson (Hon.).

Robson, Wanda Eloise

Wapna'kik : "the people of the dawn"

  • T-3235
  • Item
  • 199-

File consists of an audio recording performed by The Sons of Membertou: Darrell Bernard, Graham Marshall, Victor Christmas, George Christmas, Calvin (Jip) Paul, Shane Paul, Lincoln Gould, George Smith, Angelo Laporte, Rodney Bear, Dawn Isadore, Austin Christmas, and Mark A. Christmas.

War Medals and Decorations of Canada

  • F 5087 I79
  • Item
  • 1971

Item is a book titled "War Medals and Decorations of Canada," by Ross W. Irwin. The book contains a photographic and descriptive guide of Canadian war medals and decorations.

War Monument, New Waterford

  • 88-372-17882
  • Item
  • 1975

Item is a photograph of the war monument for the years 1914-1918 and 1939-1945 located on Plummer Ave. in New Waterford.

Warden Ed Kyte

  • 84-467-14567
  • Item
  • 1977

Item is a photograph of Warden Ed Kyte with Ossie Fraser MLA and two unidentified Girl Guides at the International Camp.

Washabuckt

  • 78-194-1944
  • Item
  • ca. 1920

Item is a tinted photograph of Washabuckt, taken at sunset.

Water Street, Digby

  • 77-1289-1423
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of Water Street in Digby, taken from the post office, from the souvenir album "Nova Scotia."

Water Street, Digby

  • 77-1286-1420
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of the upper part of Water Street in Digby from the souvenir album "Nova Scotia."

Wayne Robert Googoo

  • 91-1059-23020
  • Item
  • 1991

Item is a reproduction of a photograph of Whycocomagh Band Chief Wayne R. Googoo's memorial tombstone in Catholic Cemetery at Whycocomagh.

Weather and the seasons in Micmac mythology

  • PAM 3260
  • Item
  • 1897

Item is a reproduction of an article first published in the Journal of American Folklore, Apr. - Jun., 1897, vol. 10, no. 37, p. 101-105.

Wejkwapniaq

  • PAM 3234b
  • Item
  • 1977

Item is a textbook for studying and preserving Mi'kmaw culture, describes Mi'kmaw lifestyle, political structure, housing, education, religion, dress, language, economy, food, medicine and transportation (Pre-contact period, c. 17th Century). Includes classroom activities. Suitable grades four and up.

Wejkwapniaq

  • PAM 3234a
  • Item
  • 1977

Item is a textbook for studying and preserving Mi'kmaw culture, describes Mi'kmaw lifestyle, political structure, housing, education, religion, dress, language, economy, food, medicine and transportation (Pre-contact period, c. 17th Century). Includes classroom activities. Suitable grades four and up.

Welcome to Glace Bay

  • 98-845-29632
  • Item
  • 1998

Item is a photograph of the "Welcome to Glace Bay" sign mounted for the 1998 Canadian Little League Championship.

Prendergast, Paul

Welcome to Membertou, home of the 1984 Nova Scotia Indian Summer Games

  • PAM 2400
  • Item
  • 1981

Item is a program for the 1981 Nova Scotia Indian Games; musical events, sports, princess pageant, old pasn games (Mi'kmaw traditional game) including: construction of sweat lodge, arts and crafts, demonstrations, waltes, chants & competitions.

Weldon Wood Patton fonds

  • MG 15.21
  • Fonds
  • 1881-1991

Fonds consists of the writings of Weldon Patton, a selection of newspaper clippings, correspondence, photographs, family genealogy and two case books from his medical practice, concerning men who had served in World War 1 and were seeking medical proof of disability

Patton, Weldon Wood

Welfare services of the Micmac Indians of Nova Scotia.

  • Item
  • 1969

Item is a report of the social ideals of the Mi'kmaq, co-operative living, spiritual lives, present and social problems. Role of the Department of Indian Affairs, contains recommendations re: participation in planning. The report was presented to Father Campbell, Social Welfare Policy and Serices Course, Maritime School of Social Work, by Greg U. Johnson on December 3, 1969. To locate this item at the Beaton Institute, use the following sequence: "Report

  • Micmac - Title of Item requested."

Welsford MacKay

  • 86-190-16387
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of Welsford MacKay, former manager of Travelers Insurance Company, Sydney.

Welsford MacKay

  • 86-188-16385
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of Welsford MacKay, former manager of Travelers Insurance Company, Sydney.

Welsford MacKay

  • 86-189-16386
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of Welsford MacKay, former manager of Travelers Insurance Company, Sydney.

Wentworth Creek

  • 77-840-974
  • Item
  • Ca. 1990

Item is a photograph of a young man in a canoe in Wentworth Creek, Sydney.

Wentworth Creek, Tannery Bridge

  • 76-41
  • Item
  • ca. 1882

Item is a photograph of Sydney looking north from Tannery Bridge, located at the corner of Esplanade and Kings Road.The coal piers are in the background of the photograph.

Umlah

Wentworth Park

  • 76-20
  • Item
  • 1910-1920

Item is a hand-colored postcard featuring Wentworth Park, Sydney (N.S.).

Wentworth Park, Sydney

  • 77-1508-1642
  • Item
  • 1962

Item is a photograph of Wentworth Park in Sydney.

West Bay

  • 79-238-3218
  • Item
  • 1959

Item is a photograph of West Bay, showing schooners in the bay.

West Bay, Cape Breton

  • 78-67-1817
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of Sunset Harbour, West Bay in Cape Breton.

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