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Coal Engine Passing Under Charlotte Street

  • CA BI 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

  • CA BI 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.

George Street, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-182-316
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph taken on George Street, near Pitt Street in Sydney, showing groceries prepared to be delivered by horse and buggy.

Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-186-320
  • Item
  • ca. 1950

Item is a photograph of Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck, the home of Alexander Graham Bell.

Greenwood Church, Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-199-333
  • Item
  • ca. 1898

Item is a photograph of the Greenwood Church in Baddeck. Baddeck Harbour is visible in the background.

Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-204-338
  • Item
  • ca. 1898

Item is a photograph of Baddeck, featuring Kidston Island.

Bras d'Or House, Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-205-339
  • Item
  • ca. 1890

Item is a photograph of the original Bras d'Or House in Baddeck. The original house was destroyed by a fire in 1894 then rebuilt in 1896. The property was owned and operated by Alex Anderson, then by Jack MacKenzie and later by Alton Langille. Finally the building was made in apartments.

Millionaire MacNeil's House, Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-207-341
  • Item
  • ca. 1898

Item is a photograph of "Millionaire" MacNeil's house, later known as the Inverary Inn. The home was constructed by Neil MacNeil.

Baddeck Academy Students

  • CA BI 77-208-342
  • Item
  • ca. 1898

Item is a photograph of twenty-five students of Baddeck Academy.

The individuals in the photo are identified as:
Back row, left to right: Miss Margaret McPhee, Annie Bentick, [first name unknown] Reid, Janie Taylor, Jessie Campbell, Garfield McKay, Watson girl from Bras d'Or, Emily Taylor, Harold Atwater, Malcolm McKenzie.
Middle row: Alex McAulay, John McKinnon, Phillip J.P. McLeod, Willie McDonald, Fred McInnis, Aubrey Atwater, Fraser boy, Harvey Rice.
Front row: Jean McDougall, Jean Campbell, Sybil Tremaine, Mae Campbell, Janie McDonald, Jessie McDonald.

Frances Dodd, R.N.

  • CA BI 77-224-358
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photographic portrait of Frances Dodd in a nurse's uniform.

Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-261-395
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of Beinn Bhreagh, the home of Alexander Graham Bell in Baddeck.

Lillian Seward Brown

  • CA BI 77-299-433
  • Item
  • Aug-1884

Item is a photograph of Lillian Seward Brown at age 6, seated on an armchair next to her dog.

Stubbert

The Great Fire, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-311-445
  • Item
  • 1901

Item is a photograph of a view of the ruins left by the Great Fire on the west side of Bentinck Street from Wentworth to Prince. The fire that started in a Charlotte Street shop would destroy 67 buildings, leave 31 families homeless, and cause over $500,000 in damage. The Robert Ingraham House, Dillon Dwelling, Woodill House, Rudderham House, and the Conway Building (now Ingersall Road) were all destroyed in the fire. However, the building seen on the left hand side of the photograph is still standing today, as well as the Khattar home and Khattar Law Offices.

Kelly and Dodge

Catholic Mutual Benefit Association Band

  • CA BI 77-338-472
  • Item
  • 1901

Item is a photograph of the Catholic Mutual Benefit Association Band, in front of 'Old Glebe House' in Sydney Mines; the names of the members are listed on the reverse.

Coal Company Office and Staff, Glace Bay

  • CA BI 77-339-473
  • Item
  • 1913

Item is a photograph of the Coal Company office staff in Glace Bay, showing the interior of the office building. The names of the staff members are included on the reverse of the photograph: Alex T. Mc Lellan, William Hodges, A.D. Mc Cuish, A.S. Mc Neil, Fred Simonson, Peter Nicholson, Jas. D. Maxwell, Thomas Farrell (back), John Mc Eachern (back), John Mc Dougall, Ernie Beaton, Chas. Compton, Theo J. Cribb.

The Great Fire, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-342-476d
  • Item
  • 1901

Item is a photograph of a view of the ruins left by the Great Fire on the west side of Bentinck Street from Wentworth to Prince. The fire that started in a Charlotte Street shop would destroy 67 buildings, leave 31 families homeless, and cause over $500,000 in damage. The Robert Ingraham House, Dillon Dwelling, Woodill House, Rudderham House, and the Conway Building (now Ingersall Road) were all destroyed in the fire. However, the building seen on the left hand side of the photograph is still standing today, as well as the Khattar home and Khattar Law Offices.

Kelly and Dodge

Log Raft

  • CA BI 77-374-508
  • Item
  • 1918

Item is a photograph of a log raft that was once stored in North Sydney Harbour. Built in Newfoundland during World War I by Ivan Arkley Bailey from North Sydney and others, it was created in order to ship lumber to England.

Left to right: Mrs. Bailey, Mr. Ivan Arkley Bailey and Mrs. Bailey's sister.

Steel Plant, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-38-167
  • Item
  • ca. 1901

Item is a photograph of the Sydney Steel Plant shortly after it was built.

Brick Row, Sydney Mines

  • CA BI 77-385-519
  • Item
  • 1971

Item is a photograph of brick row, one of several coal miners' tenements in Sydney Mines, built by the General Mining Association. This was the only tenement still standing in 1977.

H.M.S. Pelican

  • CA BI 77-391-525
  • Item
  • 1956

Item is a photograph of the raising of the H.M.S. Pelican, an Elizabethan wreck in Sydney Harbour. The ship was later towed out and destroyed.

Hot Water Pond, Sydney Mines

  • CA BI 77-393-527
  • Item
  • 1902

Item is a photograph of Hot Water Pond, located on Atlantic Street in Sydney Mines.

Msgr. Donald MacPherson

  • CA BI 77-395-529
  • Item
  • 1916

Item is a photograph of Msgr. Donald MacPherson of Port Hood and Fr. Mulderry of Dublin posed in front of the Great Sphinx of Giza and the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Marconi Towers

  • CA BI 77-400-534
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of Marconi Towers at Table Head, Glace Bay.

Rice, Amos I.

Sydney Harbour Convoys

  • CA BI 77-414-548
  • Item
  • ca. 1940

Item is a photograph of convoys in Sydney Harbour during WWII.

Florence School Pupils

  • CA BI 77-420-554
  • Item
  • ca. 1933

Item is a photograph of a group of Florence school pupils taken beside the school. In the back row in front of the middle window wearing white is teacher Eugene Matheson.

MacKay and Maxwell Ltd., Sydney

  • CA BI 77-422-556
  • Item
  • ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of a view of MacKay and Maxwell Ltd. in Sydney. There are Ford cars in the foreground.

Sydney

  • CA BI 77-464-598
  • Item
  • ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of an aerial view of Sydney, Cape Breton.

Inverness School, Cape Breton

  • CA BI 77-472-606
  • Item
  • 1914

Item is a photograph of pupils at the Inverness School, Cape Breton. The pupils in the photograph are unidentified.

C.B. Highlands National Park

  • CA BI 77-509-643
  • Item
  • ca. 1950

Item is a photograph of a view of the Cape Breton Highlands National Park.

"May Queen"

  • CA BI 77-546-680
  • Item
  • ca. 1898

Item is a photograph of the Side Wheeler "May Queen" at Baddeck wharf.

League of the Cross Band

  • CA BI 77-555-689
  • Item
  • ca. 1897

Item is a photograph of the members of the League of the Cross Band, North Sydney.

Frances (Dodd) Ridgway

  • CA BI 77-577-711
  • Item
  • ca. 1930

Item is a photograph of Frances (Dodd) Ridgway, R.N. daughter of Dr. Marcus Dodd, born in 1885 and died in 1972.

Harrington's Store, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-583-717
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of the front of Harrington's Store on Charlotte Street, Sydney, with horses and buggies on the street in front of the building.

Ingonish

  • CA BI 77-59-193
  • Item
  • ca. 1940

Item is a photograph of the administration and engineers offices at the Cape Breton Highlands National Park.

Morley's Store, Charlotte Street

  • CA BI 77-598-732
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of employees and the interior of Morley's Store on Charlotte Street, Sydney.

Baddeck

  • CA BI 77-60-194
  • Item
  • ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of the village of Baddeck, with Spectacle Island in the foreground.

Glace Bay, Nova Scotia

  • CA BI 77-602-736
  • Item
  • 1972

Item is an aerial photograph of the town of Glace Bay and its shoreline.

Glace Bay, Nova Scotia

  • CA BI 77-603-737
  • Item
  • 1972

Item is an aerial photograph of the town of Glace Bay and its shoreline.

Glace Bay, Nova Scotia

  • CA BI 77-604-738
  • Item
  • 1972

Item is an aerial photograph of the town of Glace Bay and its shoreline.

Mrs. D.C. MacDonald

  • CA BI 77-608-742
  • Item
  • 1951

Item is a photograph of Mrs. D.C. MacDonald, holding her grandson, Baby Cameron.

MacMillan Store, Sydney

  • CA BI 77-615-749
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of McMillan Grocery on George Street, Sydney.

Dominion Iron and Steel Co. Steel Plant

  • CA BI 77-620-754
  • Item
  • ca. 1905

Item is a photograph of the Dominion Iron and Steel Company steel plant taken from Sydney Harbour a few years after it was built. The site of the plant is now a recreational community space called Open Hearth Park.

Mrs. John Barrington

  • 77-622-756b
  • Item
  • ca. 1800

Item is a photograph of Mrs. John Barrington o f Sydney Mines.

Highland Dancers

  • CA BI 77-63-197
  • Item
  • ca. 1950

Item is a photograph of two young Scottish dancers dressed in kilt. The dancers have been identified as Norma Morrison and Mora Jean MacLeod from South Haven.

Sydney Steel Plant and Officials

  • CA BI 77-640-774
  • Item
  • ca. 1911

Item is a photograph of the Sydney Steel Plant officials, taken at the blast furnace.

Cast of Gaelic Play, Glace Bay

  • CA BI 77-650-784
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of the cast of a Gaelic Play that was held in Glace Bay.

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