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17th Battalion

  • 77-924-1058
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of six members of the old 17th Battalion with the first Sydney court house in the background.

17th Battery Artillery Unit

  • 77-889-1023
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of the 17th Battery Artillery, taken at Victoria Park, Sydney.

185th Overseas Battalion, N.S. Highland Brigade

  • 80-286-4466
  • Item
  • 1916

Item is a composite photograph of the 185th Overseas Battalion, N.S. Highland Brigade of Lt. Col. Day O.C. during World War 1. Photo was taken in Sydney by H.O. Dodge.

Dodge, H. O.

1909 Packard

  • 80-161-4341
  • Item
  • ca. 1910

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

1923 Steel Srike

  • 89-504-18699
  • Item
  • 1923

Item is a photograph of the members of the Royal 22 Regiment patrolling the plant grounds during the Steel Strike of 1923.

1923 Steel Strike

  • 89-505-18700
  • Item
  • 1923

Item is a photograph of army troops patrolling the steel plant during the Steel Strike of 1923.

3 Men Swimming

  • 94-1007-25522
  • Item
  • 1894

Item is a photograph of three unidentified men swimming in what could be the Sydney Harbour.

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" Class, Sydney Academy

  • 77-921-1055
  • Item
  • 1941

Item is a photograph of the "A" Class at Sydney Academy, showing teachers and students.

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

A.D. Gunn

  • 77-872-1006
  • Item
  • 1910

Item is a photograph of Mayor A.D. Gunn, the fifth mayor of Sydney, who served from 1910 to 1913.

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

  • 77-740-874
  • Item
  • ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of an aerial view of Sydney.

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 Sydney

  • 77-739-873
  • Item
  • 1935 - 1936

Item is a photograph of an aerial view of Sydney taken from the harbour looking north-east.

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.

Air Cadets, Centennial Parade

  • 77-355-489
  • Item
  • 1967

Item is a photograph of air cadets marching in the 1967 Centennial parade held in Sydney.

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.

A.J. McDonald

  • 77-877-1011
  • Item
  • 1895

Item is a photograph of A.J. McDonald, mayor of Sydney from 1895 to 1896.

"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.

Alexander Graham Bell's Sheep

  • 94-879-25394
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of Alexander Graham Bell's sheep outside of the barn.

Alexander Graham Bell's Sheep

  • 94-878-25393
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of Alexander Graham Bell's sheep outside of the barn.

An t-Eithireach

  • G163
  • Item
  • 1952

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

MacLeod, Major C.I.N.

Anglican Rectory, Sydney

  • 80-882-5062
  • Item
  • 20th century

Item is a photograph of the Anglican Rectory on the corner of Esplanade and Dorchester Street.

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.

Angus Y. MacLellan fonds

  • MG 6.63
  • Fonds
  • 1912-1946

Fonds consists of poems, biography of Angus Y. MacLellan, and recollections of life on Margaree Island.

  1. Poem: “Clach An Càrn an Dòmhnallaich” was presented by Sister St. Francis of Rome, C.N.D.

  2. Duncan H. and Mary Margaret MacLellan recall their childhood spent on Margaree Island. Typescript, 12 pages Presented by Margaret Long, Brockton, Mass., June 1983.

  3. “My years on Margaree Island” by Lauranna MacLellan MacDonald, who presented the paper in December, 1983. Photocopy, 4 pages.

  4. Biography of Angus Y. MacLellan (1887-1960) Photocopy, 11 pages.

Songs composed by Angus Y. MacLellan and other bards that appear in "Smeòrach nan Cnoc 's nsn Gleann" and "Gaelic Songs in Nova Scotia". Photocopy, 10 pages
Story “Raonull Ban Mac Eoghain Oig” by Aonghas MacGillfhaolain. Print, 26 pages.

  1. “The Part Played by the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada in the Establishment of the St. F. X. Extension Department” 1953. Typescript, 21 pages.

Clippings: Obituary of Rev. Michael Gillis, 1970; Obituary of Ernest Hart, the Chairmaker from Northeast Margaree, n.d. Presented by Sister Carmelina MacLellan, Port Hawkesbury, 1984.

MacLellan, Angus Y.

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

Ashby School

  • 78-90-1840
  • Item
  • ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of Ashby School with a child in front.

Avellino Baldwin and Daughter Marie

  • 77-610-744
  • Item
  • 1968

Item is a photograph of father and daughter sophomores, Avellino and Marie Baldwin, at Xavier Junior College.

Baddeck

  • 94-849-25364
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of an unidentified man standing behind a car.

Baddeck

  • 94-850-25365
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of Main street in Baddeck

Baddeck

  • 94-867-25382
  • Item
  • n.d.

Item is a photograph of water near Baddeck.

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