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Union Presbyterian Church, Mira Ferry

  • CA BI 77-1453-1587
  • Item
  • ca. 1969

Item is a photograph of the first Presbyterian church, Union Presbyterian Church in Mira Ferry. Rev. Hugh MacLeod was the first minister who took over the congregation in 1849. The building was erected in 1854.

United Church Young Peoples Union

  • 94-764-25279
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of a volleyball trophy awarded by the United Church Lay Association, Sydney Presbytery.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

United Mine Workers

  • CA BI 77-1472-1606
  • Item
  • ca. 1923

Item is a photograph of the United Mine Workers.

United Mine Workers

  • CA BI 77-1471-1605
  • Item
  • ca. 1923

Item is a photograph of the United Mine Workers.

United Mine Workers

  • CA BI 76-98
  • Item
  • 1958

Item is a photograph of officials from both the United Mine Workers and the Dominion Coal Company during wage negotiation at the coal company office, Union St., Glace Bay.

Universal Negro Improvement Association Brass Band

  • CA BI 78-112-1862
  • Item
  • 1921

Item is a reproduction of a newspaper article about the Universal Negro Improvement Association band on Laurier Street in Whitney Pier. Members are marching in the street with instruments and banners in support of a movement advocating "Africa for the Africans."

Article attached to photograph reads:
The year was 1921. The scene, Laurier street at Whitney Pier, as members of the city's Negro community paraded in support of a movement advocating, (as banners indicate) "Africa for the Africans." The sizable brass band was one of a number organized within the city and residents who were around at that time recall that nobody ever had to march without the accompaniment of plenty of stirring martial music. Also noteworthy is the complete lack of sidewalks and paving. The photograph is from the album of Pier merchant Louis Mendelson. He's the white-shirted young man with the bicycle standing mid-right in the photo."

On reverse: "Year 1921 Mr. Askell Artzell Hunt 14 Brooks St. Sydney C. B." "Sent a copy to Mr. Hunt" "Colin MacDonald was bandmaster of the Universal Negro Improvement Assoc. approximately 20 members in the band. Band operated from 1928 to 1932. There was also a West Indian Band at the Pier Bandmaster Jack McKnight approx. 15 members Deputy Bandmaster Norman Crawford, lasted 2 years.

University College of Cape Breton 1977 – 1984

  • Item
  • 1977 - 1984

The item is a scrapbook documenting the years of 1977 – 1984 at the College of Cape Breton. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to the operation and events at the school. A few of the specific items found in the scrapbook are:

  • News clippings about the official opening of the College of Cape Breton campus located on the Sydney Glace Bay Highway, it took place on June 19, 1980
  • News clippings about 1980 graduation ceremony for the College of Cape Breton
  • News clippings about the agreement between the College of Cape Breton and the Technical University of Nova Scotia which allowed students to take the first two years of an engineering degree at the college
  • News clippings about the College of Cape Breton receiving degree-granting status from the Nova Scotia government in 1982
  • News clippings about Dr. Donald F. Campbell retiring from the role as the College of Cape Breton President
  • News clippings about Dr. William M. Reid being appointed as the new president of the College of Cape Breton

University College of Cape Breton Scrapbook 1970's

  • Item
  • 1970 - 1979

University College of Cape Breton Scrapbook 1970’s
The item is a scrapbook documenting the years of the 1970’s at the University College of Cape Breton. Highlights covered in the scrapbook include textual documents such as news clippings related to the operation and events at the school. A few of the specific items found in the scrapbook are:

Many news clippings in the scrapbook are from 1972 and 1973 at this time the University College of Cape Breton was known as the St. Francis Xavier University Sydney campus.

  • News clippings for the years of 1972 – 1973 about sports at the St. Francis Xavier University Sydney campus
  • News clippings about the College of Cape Breton Archives and Cape Bretoniana collection being renamed the Beaton Institute in memory of Sister. Margaret Beaton, this happened in
  • News clippings about the St. Francis Xavier University senate decision to deny the request by the students of the St. Francis Xavier University Sydney campus to have the junior year of the General Bachelor of Arts program offered starting in September of 1973
  • Booklets of news clippings for the months of September and October 1973 about various things happening at the St. Francis Xavier University Sydney campus, St. Francis Xavier University and in the Cape Breton community

University of Toronto Fencing Club

  • CA BI 77-1216-1350
  • Item
  • 1906

Item is a photograph of the members of the University of Toronto Fencing Club, including J.A.D. McCurdy of Baddeck.

The following order of names are from top to bottom rows, left to right.
Fourth row: J.A.D. McCurdy and L.V. Sherwood (Vice President).
Third row: J.M. Vaughan (Secretary/Treasurer), A.R. Beverly, Sgt. Williams (Maitre D'Armes), Rev. R. Millman, N. Nichols, and L. Klingner.
Second row: Prof. Lang (Hon. President).
First row: H. Acres (Curator), J.L. Duncan, S.C. Snively (President), and C. Dyke.

University of Toronto Fencing Club

  • CA BI 77-1217-1351
  • Item
  • 1906

Item is a photograph of the members of the University of Toronto Fencing Club, including J.A.D. McCurdy of Baddeck.

The following order of names are from top to bottom rows, left to right.
W.D. Lurridge ('09), Fred A. Lee ('09), W.W. Lailey ('08), H.M. Dovell ('10), Unknown, W.L. Whitter? ('08), Albert Goodshow Jr. ('08), Guy S.T. Wallace ('08), J.A. Douglas McCurdy ('07), S.W.I. Scott ('09), Norman W. Lyle ('08), J.P. Sherwood ('07), R.P. Launders ('08), N.M. Neith ('08), Robert Rory ('08), A. Tower Ferguson ('10), Harrison A. Driscoll ('10), G.D. Greene ('10), R.L. Greene ('10), and Ross G.L. Haistene ('10).

Unknown Group

  • 83-6308-13608
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of an unknown group of people in Glace Bay.

Unknown Woman

  • CA BI 80-809-4989
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of an unknown woman.

Unveiling of cairn, Sydney

  • CA BI 82-90-6790
  • Item
  • 1977

Item is a photograph of the unveiling of a memorial cairn on the Esplanade, commemorating the landing of the Scots.

Urban College, Rome

  • CA BI 77-1225-1359
  • Item
  • 1915

Item is a photograph of Rev. R.C. MacGillvray at the Urban College in Rome.

US Naval Base at Indian Beach, North Sydney

  • CA BI 77-132-266
  • Item
  • 1918

Item is a photograph of Indian Beach, North Sydney. There is a horse and buggy on the road bordering the beach and many military tents are set up on the beach itself.

Valenciennes

  • CA BI MAP 202
  • Item
  • 1916

Item is a map of Valciennes, Belgium, that was created by the War Office.

Valour Remembered: Canada and the First World War

  • CA BI PAM 3972
  • Item
  • 1982

Item is a pamphlet on Canada's role in World War 1, written by Patricia Giesler. This item is written in both French and English and provides information about conflict on land, air, and sea, as well as details about war memorials.

Valve and Burner Stock

  • CA BI 94-201-24716
  • Item
  • June 1921

Item is a photograph of the valve and burner stock at the Dominion Steel and Coal Company (DOSCO).

Dominion Steel and Coal Company (DOSCO)

Vernon Aitkenson

  • 87-71-16601
  • Item
  • ca. 1960

Item is a photograph of music school teacher Vernon Aitkenson.

Vessels docked at St. Peter's Canal

  • 81-1241-6321
  • Item
  • 1910

Item is a photograph of an aerial view of St. Peter's and the canal. Schooners visible in the canal.

Victoria County Council

  • CA BI 77-578-712
  • Item
  • 1902

Item is a photograph of members of the Victoria County Council, 1902. Names were listed on the reverse of the photograph.

Victoria County Jail, Baddeck

  • CA BI 78-729-2479
  • Item
  • ca. 1880

Item is a photograph of the Victoria County Jail, Baddeck, that was created by Theodore Keisel who came to Baddeck to visit Graham Bell in 1889 or 1890.

Victoria Day at the Citadel

  • CA BI 77-1310-1444b
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of Victoria Day at the Citadel in Halifax, from the souvenir album "Nova Scotia."

Victoria Park and the Army: The First Two Centuries

  • Item
  • 1984

Item is a report titled "Victoria Park and the Army: The First Two Centuries," written by Colonel I.D. MacIntyre. The report focuses on the history of Victoria Park Armories since their formation, and provides information about Cape Breton men who enlisted for service during World War 1.

Victoria Road

  • CA BI 83-6385-13685
  • Item
  • [192-]

Item is a postcard depicting the Victoria Road subway in Whitney Pier, N.S.

Victoria Road

  • CA BI 83-6386-13686
  • Item
  • [192-]

Item is a street view of the northern end of Victoria Road in Whitney Pier, N.S.

View from Moxham Castle

  • CA BI 81-416-5496
  • Item
  • ca. 1905

Item is a photograph showing Sydney Harbour and the steel plant as seen from the front lawn of Moxham Castle. The Moxham Castle was owned and built by steel magnate A.J. Moxham.

View from North Mountain

  • CA BI 77-1270-1404
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of a view from North Mountain, overlooking five counties, from the souvenir album "Nova Scotia."

View of Causeway from Mainland

  • CA BI 77-26-155
  • Item
  • 1954

Item is a photograph of the Canso Causeway, before completion and as seen from the mainland.

Government of Nova Scotia

View of Louisbourg

  • CA BI 77-1369-1503
  • Item
  • ca. 1731

Item is a photograph of a view of Louisbourg.

View of North Sydney

  • CA BI 77-1243-1377
  • Item
  • 1912

Item is a photograph of a view of North Sydney from the pier from the souvenir album "Souvenir of Cape Breton."

View of North Sydney

  • CA BI 78-228-1978
  • Item
  • ca. 1926

Item is a photograph of shipping piers, the C.N.R. yard and Brennan's store in North Sydney.

View of Sydney

  • CA BI 77-1372-1506
  • Item
  • ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of a view of Sydney, including buildings, houses, train carts and the harbour.

View of Sydney

  • CA BI 77-1359-1493
  • Item
  • 1842

Item is a photograph of a view of Sydney.

View of Sydney, Cape Breton

  • CA BI 77-1360-1494
  • Item
  • 1805

Item is a painting of a view of Sydney that was created by Lt. Col. Kearney.

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