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1923 Steel Srike
CA BI 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
CA BI 89-505-18700 · Item · 1923

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

CA BI 76-62 · Item · 1940

Item is a photograph of approximately thirty-five members of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Ancient Order of Hibernian stand for a portrait at the Cape Breton County Convention in 1940.

Armstice Day Parade, Sydney
CA BI 84-430-14530 · Item · 1941

Item is a photograph of the Armstice Day Parade in Sydney.

Caledonia Baseball Team
CA BI 80-9-4189 · Item · ca. 1905

Item is a photograph of the Caledonia baseball team.

CA BI 76-42 · Item · ca. 1947

Item is a photograph of seven members of the Cape Breton Bus & Tram Co. Executive pose in front of a tram. The men are identified as (left to right): C. Ray Mason, Director; John MacKay, oldest operator; Gordon Elman, President; Tom Payne, Comptroller; M. R. Chappell, Vice-President; Rus. Urquhart, Secretary- Treasurer; and A. J. McDonald, Glace Bay, Mgr. This picture was taken on occasion of the last tram car run from Glace Bay. On April 30, 1947, the government gave permission to close the tram line.

CA BI 76-77 · Item · 1962

Item is a photograph of new members from Mexico being inducted into the Cape Breton Rail Rolling and Lobster Eating Society by President Clement M. Anson at Kennington Cove.

Cape Breton Soldiers
CA BI 89-201-18396 · Item · September 25, 1940

Item is a photograph of Cape Breton soldiers of the 6th Heavy Battery at Petrie. In photograph:
Front row, L to R: (LBdr) A.A. McIsaac of New Waterford; K. McKinnon of Sydney; J.L. McLean of New Victoria with unit mascot; M. Saule of New Waterford.
Back row, L to R: D.G. McNeil of New Waterford; D.J. McGillivray of Sydney; L. Jessome of Sydney; (Sgt) J.N. MacDonald of Sydney.

CA BI MG 12.224-89-1188-19383 · Item · ca. 1919
Part of Stella Mann Fonds

Item is a photograph of Captain John MacDonald sailing in his boat with his sons William, Dan and Charlie. Photograph taken by G. Fred Mann.

Mann, George Fred
CA BI 76-28 · Item · 1909

Item is a photograph of the Catholic Mutual Benefit Association Band, taken in front of the Immaculate Conception Church in Sydney Mines. Pictured are the approximately twenty-five members of the band: Front row sitting: Fred Merritt, Frank McKinnon, Paul Baxendale, Bandmaster James Watson, President Henry Lockman, Thomas Slater, Albert Purdie, John McNeil, 'Boss' David MacDonald, Drummer Dan Merritt. Second Row: Hillary Merritt, William Gallaghar, Tom Connelly, James Sweeny, William Hart, Hugh Higgins, John Merritt, Billie Merritt. Back Row: Tom McNamara, Billie Tobin, Malcolm McNeil, Cass McLellan, Dan Anthony McNeil, Joseph McNamara, Arthur Baxendale.

Coke Pile
CA BI 87-92-16622 · Item · ca. 1960

Item is a photograph of trucks moving atop a coke pile near the steel plant.

Coming Home From England
CA BI 82-1486-8186 · Item · 1945

Item is a photograph of WWII soldiers, coming home from England. Lawrence Power is the second from the left.

Construction
CA BI 91-610-22571 · Item · ca. 1912

Item is a photograph of builders at work, constructing one of the buildings at the steel plant.

CA BI 84-512-14612 · Item · ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of the coal wash plant as it was being constructed. Photograph taken by G.H. Woodhill.

Construction Workers
CA BI 84-514-14614 · Item · ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of men stopping for a portrait while at work constructing the coal wash plant. Photograph taken by G.H. Woodhill.

CA BI 76-22 · Item · 1910-1920

Item is a postcard of the Dominion Iron and Steel Company piers and railway tracks in Sydney, showing 3 piers and 2 sets of railway tracks.

DOSCO Employees
CA BI 90-460-19892a · Item · 1930

Item is a photograph of DOSCO steelworkers in 1930.

DOSCO Forge Workers
CA BI 93-211-24185 · Item · ca. 1944

Item is a group photograph of men who worked in the forge.

CA BI 91-298-22259 · Item · September 1951

Item is a photograph of a view of the plant, taken from across the harbour. The bright lights on the right-hand side of the picture are caused by molten slag being poured into the harbour and reflecting on the water. In the image, the coal piers, the number one DOSCO pier, the number two DOSCO pier, the blasting furnaces, open hearth, and the blooming mill are all visible. Credit is given to Guy Blouin (photographer)/National Film Board of Canada/Library and Archives Canada/PA-175736.

Ferry Wharf, Sydney
CA BI 76-25 · Item · ca. 1910

Item is a postcard of the ferry wharf located in Sydney; located near the wharf is the Cape Breton Electric Company warehouse.

Gabarus Centennial Pageant
CA BI MG 12.224-89-1092-19287 · Item · 13-Oct-1967
Part of Stella Mann Fonds

Item is a photograph of the Gabarus Centennial Pageant. The Pageant was put on by the 4H Club, held at the Gabarus Community Hall. The play was about a girl who had received new boots from Boston and tricked her friends into doing her chores for her so she wouldn't get her boots dirty.

CA BI 87-513-17043 · Item · ca. 1930

Item is a postcard sending greetings from Cape Breton's steel mecca, Whitney Pier.

Holy Angels Convent
CA BI 76-31 · Item · ca. 1955

Item is a photograph of the exterior of the Holy Angels Convent in Sydney.

Holy Angels Convent
CA BI 76-30 · Item · ca. 1955

Item is a photograph of the exterior of the Holy Angels Convent in Sydney.

Lingan Battery
CA BI 89-101-18386 · Item · ca. 1941

Item is a photograph of inside the turret of a 6-inch calibre gun at Lingan Battery. Photograph provided by the Department of National Defense.

Lingan Battery Magazine
CA BI 89-194-18389 · Item · ca. 1941

Item is a photograph of the ammunition hoist at Lingan. Photograph provided by the Department of National Defense.

Morrison's Mill, Sydney
CA BI 96-283-26971 · Item · ca. 1900

Item is a photograph of a man standing outside Morrison's Mill in Sydney.

Morrison's Mill, Sydney
CA BI 96-271-26959 · Item · ca. 188?

Item is a photograph of a man and his horse outside Morrison's Mill in Sydney.

Nearing Family Pictures
CA BI 76-54 · Item · 1970-1973

Items are pictures of various members of the Nearing family taken between 1970 and 1973.

Peter J. Nearing
CA BI 76-57 · Item · 1926

Item is a photograph of P. J. Nearing, from Bridgeport, N.S., receives the "Pro Ecclesia et Pontific" Medal from Bishop John R. MacDonald in 1926.

Post Office, Sydney Mines
CA BI 76-24 · Item · ca. 1910

Item is a postcard of the post office building in Sydney Mines.

Reverend Daniel Doyle
CA BI 76-56 · Item · 19th Century

Item is a photograph of Father Dan Doyle, curate of Sacred Heart Church in Sydney.

CA BI 76-32 · Item · ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of Rev. D. M. MacAdam, born on 03 Feb. 1867 in East Bay. He was the son of John and Theresa MacAdam. Rev. MacAdam was ordained on 06 Aug. 1893 and became the Pastor of Sacred Heart Church in Sydney. He died on 11 Aug. 1924.

Reverend Joseph Nearing
CA BI 76-61c · Item · 1964

Items are photographs
a: Rev. Joseph Nearing is surrounded by approximately forty members of the C.W.L. at his farewell.
b: James Doyle and Wilfid Roach make a presentation to J.B. Nearing at the school children's farewell.
c: J. B. Nearing presented with a gift from members of the C.W.L.

Reverend Joseph Nearing
CA BI 76-61b · Item · 1964

Items are photographs
a: Rev. Joseph Nearing is surrounded by approximately forty members of the C.W.L. at his farewell.
b: James Doyle and Wilfid Roach make a presentation to J.B. Nearing at the school children's farewell.
c: J. B. Nearing presented with a gift from members of the C.W.L.

Reverend Joseph Nearing
CA BI 76-61a · Item · 1964

Items are photographs
a: Rev. Joseph Nearing is surrounded by approximately forty members of the C.W.L. at his farewell.
b: James Doyle and Wilfid Roach make a presentation to J.B. Nearing at the school children's farewell.
c: J. B. Nearing presented with a gift from members of the C.W.L.

Rouse Island, Gabarus
CA BI MG 12.224-89-1185-19380 · Item · 07-1972
Part of Stella Mann Fonds

Item is a photograph of Rouse Island, Gabarus. Photograph taken by Stella Mann.

Mann, Stella
Skaters on Sydney Harbour
CA BI 97-222-28060 · Item · 1916

Item is a photograph of skaters on the Sydney Harbour.

Steel City Baseball
CA BI 89-409-18604 · Item · ca. 1940

Item is a photograph of the Steel City baseball team and its managers.

Steel Plant Shipping Piers
CA BI 81-422-5502 · Item · ca. 1905

Item is a photograph depicting the shipping piers of the allied companies in Sydney harbour.

Stewart Mills
CA BI 76-73 · Item · 1976

Item is a photograph of the Stewart Mills.

Sydney Harbour
CA BI 84-477-14577 · Item · ca. 1960

Item is a photograph of the Sydney Harbour. Photograph provided by the Nova Scotia Communications and Information Centre.

Sydney Hospital
CA BI 76-21 · Item · 1910-1920

Item is a hand-colored postcard of the "old wing" of the City Hospital.

CA BI 89-517-18712 · Item · 1923

Item is a photograph showing workers at the Steel Plant in the summer of 1923.