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1909 Packard

  • 80-161-4341
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of an unidentified man driving a 1909 Packard Model 18 Touring.

A chart of the Island of Cape Breton

  • MAP 667
  • Item
  • 1767

Item is an original map showing acreage of Cape Breton townships, parishes, and counties. The map identifies "Indian Hunting Country" based on an earlier survey completed by Samuel Holland.

A Plan of the City and Harbour of Louisburg with inset map of The Island of Cape Breton

  • MAP 249
  • Item
  • 1747

Item is a map showing details of Louisbourg Harbour and Gabarus Bay with a full inset map of Cape Breton Island, labelled Isle Royal. Documents the landing place and camp of the New England forces as well as the fortified town of Louisbourg, various battery locations, French settlements and the lighthouse.

Kitchin, Thomas

Aerial view of Sydney

  • 77-741-875
  • Item
  • ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of an aerial view of Sydney.

Royal Canadian Air Force

Aerial view of Sydney

  • 77-734-873
  • Item
  • 1939

Item is a photograph depicting an aerial view of Sydney.

Royal Canadian Air Force

Aerial View of the Causeway

  • 77-34-163
  • Item
  • 1954

Item is a photograph of the Canso Causeway, as the Canal is approached from the air.

Government of Nova Scotia

Air Cadets

  • 94-728-25243
  • Item
  • c.1950

Item is a photograph of unidentified cadets and squadron leader.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Aithghearradh an Teagasg Chriosda. Agus Co-chruinneachadh de dh’Urnaighean, Laoidhean, agus Comhairlean O Fhacal Dhe

  • G3
  • Item
  • ca. 1920

Item is a catechism, collection of hymns, prayers and council concerning the seven deadly sins. This was first produced by Fr. Alexander MacDonald (Maighstir Alasdair Mór). Rev. MacDonald was born in Lochaber, Scotland in 1801. He was ordained in Scotland in 1824 and after serving as parish priest in Moidart, immigrated to Cape Breton where, in 1842, he became parish priest in Mabou and Vicar General to the bishop of Arichat. D. 1865 in Mabou. Item was licenced to print by Bishop James Morrison, b. of Antigonish from 1913-1950.

"Albert J. Lutz" Schooner

  • 82-322-7022
  • Item
  • ca. 1917

Item is a photograph of the "Albert J. Lutz", a schooner outfitted as a Canadian Q ship during World War 1. A 4" gun was mounted on its deck behind the dories. It was stationed in Sydney harbour from 1917-1918.

An t-Eithireach

  • G163
  • Item
  • 1952

Item is a collection of original poems and songs including musical notation.

MacLeod, Major C.I.N.

Angus R. MacDonald fonds

  • MG 6.33
  • Fonds
  • 1928-1973

Fonds consists of papers including poetry, book excerpts, and a scrapbook. Papers include:

  1. A collection of his poetry compiled by his daughter, Christena E. MacDonald, 1968. Also included is a poem by French Road bard, Duncan MacDonald. Typescript and printed, 32 pages.
  2. Excerpts from Songs of the Gael [n.d.]. Printed, 6 pages.
  3. Obituary of Angus R. MacDonald, 1973. Clippings including a poem by John Og Walker of Lake Ainslie.
  4. “Biography of Christena Evelyn MacDonald” 1931. Original, 9 pages.
  5. Scrapbook of clippings pertaining to Florence E. MacDonald’s track and field career, and including clippings on Johnny Miles, 1929.
  6. Failte Cheap Breatuinn: A collection of Gaelic poetry by Vincent A. MacLellan (1891). The MacNeil Edition edited by James Hugh MacNeil, 1933. Typescript 233 pages. Supplement, 1933, containing biography of V. A. McLellan. Typescript, 22 pages. Presented by Angus R. MacDonald.

MacDonald, Angus R.

Ann Terry MacLellan

  • 87-106-16636
  • Item
  • ca. 1960

Item is a photograph of CJCB Radio announcer, Ann Terry, at the Vogue Theatre Lobby

Archbishop W.M.E. Robinson, Holy Synod

  • 77-892-1026
  • Item
  • 1955

Item is a photograph of the Holy Synod taken at St. Philip's African Orthodox Church in Whitney Pier. Featured from left to right are Alderman Chicks Chisholm, City Solicitor Michael Whally, Unknown, Archbishop W.M.E. Robinson, Mayor Tony Gallagher, Rev. Calder and Rev. F. Francis.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Archibald A. MacKenzie fonds

  • MG 6.6
  • Fonds
  • 1983

Fonds consists of a selection of songs in Gaelic composed by Archie Alex MacKenzie.

MacKenzie, Archie Alex

Arichat Catholic Cemetery

  • 94-1144-25659
  • Item
  • 1994

Item is a photograph of a trappistine monument at an Arichat catholic cemetery.

Arichat, Government Wharf

  • 80-832-5012
  • Item
  • ca. 1960

Item is a photographic postcard of the Arichat government wharf.

Art at CBU

  • 94-1292-25807
  • Item
  • 1994

Item is a photograph of Lou Parker's painting of notable Cape Bretoners and others who contributed to the local history. The painting is displayed in the Great Hall of Cape Breton University.

Prendergast, Paul

Art at CBU

  • 94-1243-25808
  • Item
  • 1994

Item is a photograph of a folk art tapestry of various ethnic groups in Cape Breton held at Cape Breton University.

Prendergast, Paul

Baddeck

  • 77-60-194
  • Item
  • ca. 1920

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

Baddeck Academy Students

  • 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.

Baddeck Harbour

  • 78-1188-2938
  • Item
  • ca. 1908

Item is a photographic postcard of Baddeck Harbour.

Baddeck Harbour

  • 77-1515-1649
  • Item
  • 1906

Item is a postcard featuring several sailboats in Baddeck Harbour.

Baddeck Pier

  • 79-102-3082
  • Item
  • ca. 1894

Item is a photograph of a pier in Baddeck N.S. Note the un-decked pinky schooner in the right foreground.

Baddeck, Cape Breton

  • 78-76-1826
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of the ferry "Marion" at wharf near Baddeck.

Bades Bake Shop

  • 87-238-16760
  • Item
  • ca. 1955

Item is a photograph of Bades Bake Shop in Glace Bay, N.S.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Beinn Bhreagh

  • 80-514-4694
  • Item
  • 1911

Item is a photographic postcard of Beinn Bhreagh, the summer residence of Alexander Graham Bell.

Beinn Bhreagh

  • 77-1080-1214
  • Item
  • ca. 1909

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

Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck

  • 77-261-395
  • Item
  • ca. 1900

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

Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck

  • 77-186-320
  • Item
  • ca. 1950

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

Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck

  • 77-1553-1687
  • Item
  • 1910

Item is a postcard of Beinn Breagh, the Baddeck home of Alexander Graham Bell.

Blast Furnace Crew

  • 91-602-22563
  • Item
  • ca. 1912

Item is a photograph of the crew stopping for a picture as they are manning one of the blast furnaces in the Sydney steel plant.

Kelly and Dodge

Blowers Archibald Sr.

  • 79-99-3079
  • Item
  • 1965

Item is a photograph of Blowers Archibald Sr. Blowers was born in Sydney Mines N.S. January 18th 1856 and is the son of T.D. Archibald. He was educated at Boston Latin School and then Harvard Law School. Blowers was admitted to the government of N.S. in June of 1878.

Blue Hill

  • 77-1384-1518
  • Item
  • ca. 1909

Item is a photograph of a paddle-wheeler in full-steam at Baddeck with the town in the background.

Blue Hill, Baddeck

  • 77-1516-1650
  • Item
  • 1909

Item is a postcard of Blue Hill in Baddeck Harbour.

Boardmore Theatre Collection

  • MG 21.23
  • Fonds
  • 1966

Fonds consists of records that document the theatrical productions of the Boardmore Theatre, from the early days of Xavier Junior College until present-day Cape Breton University. Records include textual records, graphic material, and sound and moving image material pertaining to the production and promotion of the theatrical performances. Types of records include printed photographs, photographic negatives, programs, reviews, production notes, newspaper clippings, licenses, applications, contact sheets, DVDs, CDs, and other materials.

Boardmore, Elizabeth

Boardwalk - Esplanade

  • 94-1122-25637
  • Item
  • August 5, 1994

Item is a photograph of the construction of the boardwalk extension behind the Delta Hotel on the Esplanade in front of the Sydney harbour.

Raytel Photography

Boat Builders, Beinn Bhreagh

  • 77-86-220
  • Item
  • 1918

Item is a photograph of female boat builders, taken by Charles Martin of the National Geographic Society. Four women work indoors on a lifeboat in the foreground, while two others work on another boat in the background. These lifeboats were built at Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck under the supervision of Alexander Graham Bell during the First World War.

Identified from left to right as Miss Ongo, Mary MacNeil Campbell, and Louise MacNeil, who worked in Baddeck in 1918.

Martin, Charles

Boat Builders, Beinn Bhreagh

  • 77-85-219
  • Item
  • 1918

Item is a photograph of female boatbuilders, taken by Charles Martin of the National Geographic Society. Thirteen boatbuilders pose with lifeboats built at Beinn Bhreagh, Baddeck under the supervision of Alexander Graham Bell.

Martin, Charles

Boat Race at Baddeck

  • 79-103-3083
  • Item
  • 1894

Item is a photograph of pinky boats racing in Baddeck N.S.

Boats on the Bras d'Or

  • 94-620-25135
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of boats on the Bras d'Or. The Cabot Trail is to the right with small fishing crafts in the harbour at Cheticamp.

Bodaich Rolaisteach

  • GPLAY47
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a play performed by members of the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society. A cast list appears on the last page.

Bowling Alley, Glace Bay

  • 87-243-16773
  • Item
  • ca. 1965

Item is a photograph of a men's bowling league in Glace Bay.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Bowling Teams at BOLMOR

  • 94-740-25255
  • Item
  • C.1950

Item is a photograph of unidentified teams at BOLMOR lanes in North Sydney.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

Boxers

  • 94-750-25265
  • Item
  • c.1955

Item is a photograph of young boxers. Pictured from left to right are an unidentified boxer, Gus MacLellan, and a young boxer's punching bag.

Abbass Studios Ltd.

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