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Chain of Office, Sydney

  • 76-115
  • Item
  • 1972

Item is a photograph of the Chain of Office and proclamation of the City of Sydney on display at St. Patrick's Church Museum, Sydney. The chain was designed by Aldderman James Lovelace.

Chain of Office, Sydney

  • 76-116
  • Item
  • 1972

Item is a photograph of the Chain of Office of Sydney on display at St. Patrick's Church Museum. The chain was designed by James Lovelance.

Hill's School

  • 76-35
  • Item
  • ca. 1860

Items are photographs of Mr. John L. Hill and the students of his Charlotte Street school. Also identified are his daughter Anne (later Mrs. George Boggs); Mary Ann Muggah, daughter of Captain Charles Muggah (later Mrs. Colin MacKinnon); John Muggah; James Burchell; his sister, Emma Burchell (later Mrs. Bartlett of Brigus, Newfoundland); Dora Uniacke (later Mrs. Kay); two daughters of Thomas Townsend; William (Mac) MacLeod; and F. Harrington. The photograph was taken at the corner of Charlotte and Yorke Streets.

James W. Madden

  • 76-76
  • Item
  • 1941-1961

Item is a photograph of James W. Maddin. He was a noted lawyer who was born in Westville in 1874 and died at City Hospital, Sydney on September 29, 1961.

Steel Union Executive Officers Local 1064

  • 76-79
  • Item
  • 1950

Item is a photograph of the Steel Union Executive Officers 1064.

Back row: Walter Codiac, Ben O'Neil, E.P. Pledge, Martin Merner.
Front row: James Nicholson (#5 Dist. Director), M.E. Corbett (President), Dan MacKay (Vice President).

Steel Union Executive Officers Local 1064

  • 76-80
  • Item
  • 1954

Item is a photograph of the Steel Union 1064 Executive Officers.

Back row: Martin Merner, E.P. Pledge, Charles Wall, and Bill Mackinnon.
Front row: Clarence MacInnis, Dan MacKay, Ben O'Neil (president), James Nicholson (Director District 5).

Steel Union Executive Officers Local 1064

  • 76-81
  • Item
  • 1956

Item is a photograph of the Local 1064 Executive Officers.

Back row: Donald Steele, William Reid, Lawrence MacIsaac.
Front row: Charles Wall, Martin Merner, Dan MacKay, Clarance MacInnes.

Steel Industry Panel

  • 76-82
  • Item
  • 1957 - 1958

Item is a photograph of the following individuals seated at a table: Clifford Murray (Works Manager DOSCO), Martin Merner, Joe Legge (Asst. Safety Superintendent DOSCO) and an unknown man. The occasion was, possibly, a panel discussion on industrial safety.

Steel Union Executive Officers Local 1064

  • 76-83
  • Item
  • ca. 1964

Item is a photograph of Steel Union Executive Officers, Local 1064. The occasion is unknown.

From left to right: Jack Coleman, Charles Crowe, George MacNeil, Art MacGillivray, Martin Merner.

Coal Shipping Piers

  • 77-108-242
  • Item
  • ca. 1893

Item is a photograph of shipping piers at the Esplanade.

St. Patrick's Church

  • 77-110-244
  • Item
  • 1915-1935

Item is a photograph of St. Patrick's Church, the first Roman Catholic church in Sydney; it was restored in 1966 as a museum by the Old Sydney Society.

First Sydney Bus

  • 77-1182-1316
  • Item
  • ca. 1930

Item is a photograph of women and children riding on the first Sydney Bus from the Sydney Bus Company. The bus was operated by Tom MacGowan.

Convoy in Sydney Harbour, WWI

  • 77-124-258
  • Item
  • 1914-1918

Item is a photograph of a convoy in Sydney Harbour during the WWI, taken from the coal piers. At least two ships are visible in the harbour.

Dominon Iron and Steel

  • 77-13-140
  • Item
  • April 10, 1901

Item is a photograph of the blast furance at Dominion Iron and Steel Co.

College of Cape Breton Children's Gaelic Choir

  • 77-1365-1499
  • Item
  • ca. 1973

Item is a photograph of members of the children's Gaelic Choir taught by Mrs. Mae Cameron.
From left to right in the front row: Unidentified, Unidentified, Unidentified, Theresa MacNeil, Unidentified, Unidentified, and Unidentified.
From left to right in the middle row: Unidentified, Ann Marie MacMullin, Joanne Walker, Unidentified, Unidentified, Celia MacNeil, Maria Noonan, Kathy MacFarlane, Theresa MacKenzie, Joan MacKenzie, Michelle Young, Unidentified, Unidentified, and Unidentified.
From left to right in the back row: Unidentified, Unidentified, Unidentified, Unidentified, Unidentified, Carol Ann Fraser, Michelle MacKenzie, Glenna Morrison, Sheila MacGuire, Cynthia Farrell, and Darlene MacDonald.

Cotter's Saturday Night

  • 77-1374-1508
  • Item
  • ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of the cast of Cotter's Saturday Night, a radio program broadcast from Sydney in the 1930s. Pictured in the back row, from left to right: Mrs. McKimmie, Malcolm R. MacLeod, Prof. Bernie McIntosh, Bleddyn Davies, M.J. Ballah, Mrs. Bleddyn Davies, and Hazel Matheson. Pictured in the front row, from left to right: John MacNeil, Mrs. C.D. Buck, Tena Campbell, Mabel (Noland) Kelleher, Bob Wright, George MacDonald, and Sandy MacLean.

Photograph was taken at the “Cromarty” estate built by John Kenneth Levison "Jack" Ross ca. 1905. It was located on Kings Road in Sydney.

Sydney Harbour, WWI

  • 77-1376-1510
  • Item
  • ca. 1914

Item is a composite photograph of the first convoy during World War I in Sydney Harbour. More than 20 ships are visible in addition to buildings along the shore.

Dominion Coal Co.

  • 77-14-141
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of the coke ovens at the Steel Plant in Sydney; the coal is being shipped to the coke ovens.

Cape Breton County Court House, Sydney

  • 77-142-276
  • Item
  • 1964

Item is a photograph of the interior of the council chambers at the Cape Breton County Courthouse in Sydney, featuring the council members.

Sacred Heart Church, Sydney

  • 77-1442-1576
  • Item
  • ca. 1972

Item is a photograph of the interior of Sacred Heart Church in Sydney. Rev. A.B. Campbell and the congregation are present, celebrating mass.

Coal and Coke

  • 77-15-142
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of coal being shipped to coke ovens at the Sydney Steel Plant.

Mexican Delegation to Sydney Steel Plant

  • 77-153-287
  • Item
  • 1962

Item is a photograph of Mexican delegation that came to the Sydney Steel Plant. They were escorted from the plane by C.M. Anson, Vice President of steel operations.

Mexican Delegation to Sydney Steel Plant

  • 77-154-288
  • Item
  • 1962

Item is a photograph of five members of the Mexican delegation that travelled to the Sydney Steel Plant with the vice president of steel sales, T.H. McEvoy.

Ladies with Mexican Delegation to Sydney Steel Plant

  • 77-155-289
  • Item
  • 1962

Item is a photograph of ladies with the Mexican delegation to Sydney Steel Plant. The names of the persons featured within the image are written on the back of the photograph.

Charlotte Street, Sydney

  • 77-1571-1705
  • Item
  • ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of Charlotte Street, looking north from Wentworth.

Charlotte Street, Sydney

  • 77-1572-1706
  • Item
  • 1918

Item is a photograph of Charlotte Street after a snow storm showing Harshman's Drugstore, C&G MacLeod, and an electric car track in the center of the street.

Dominion Iron and Steel

  • 77-16-143
  • Item
  • April 19, 1901

Item is a photograph of the mechanical department, machine shop, foundry and carpenter shop at the Dominion Iron and Steel Co.

Mi'kmaw display, Victoria Park

  • 77-161-295
  • Item
  • 1935

Item is a photograph of people viewing a display of Mi'kmaw people at Victoria Park during Old Home Week.

Court House, Sydney

  • 77-165-299
  • Item
  • ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of the second court house in Sydney, found on north Charlotte Street. This building was destroyed by fire on 12 Nov., 1959.

Old Home Week Parade, 1935

  • 77-166-300
  • Item
  • 1935

Item is a photograph of a scene from the Old Home Week Parade. The driver of the car is J. Morris, and Mrs. Peg (MacDonald) Livingston was the passenger.

Coal Engine Passing Under Charlotte Street

  • 77-167-301
  • Item
  • 1893

Item is a photograph of a coal engine passing under Charlotte Street. Originally the Glasgow & Cape Breton Railway, by 1893 the Fairlie narrow-gauge locomotive was operated by the Sydney & Louisbourg Railway.

Umlah Studios

Dr. MacGillvray's Drug Store

  • 77-168-302
  • Item
  • ca. 1880

Item is a photograph of the Cape Breton Boot and Show Store and Dr. MacGillvray's Drug Store found on the corner of Pitt and George Street in Sydney.

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