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CA BI 77-908-1042 · Item · ca. 1920

Item is a photograph the Glace Bay Fire Department Athletic Club. From left to right in the back row are Jack "Hopper" MacLeod, Unknown, Jackson A.D. "Hump" Campbell, Ken MacRitchie, Louis Siderski, D. Nolan, and Bill Blackwood. From left to right in the center row are Joe Debison, Jim MacKenzie, Godfrey Gibson, and T.E. Logan. From left to right in the front row are Bill Knox, Mike Campbell, Peter Jobes, "Toto" Boutilier, and Alton Stanley.

CA BI 78-112-1862 · Item · 1921

Item is a reproduction of a newspaper article about the Universal Negro Improvement Association band on Laurier Street in Whitney Pier. Members are marching in the street with instruments and banners in support of a movement advocating "Africa for the Africans."

Article attached to photograph reads:
The year was 1921. The scene, Laurier street at Whitney Pier, as members of the city's Negro community paraded in support of a movement advocating, (as banners indicate) "Africa for the Africans." The sizable brass band was one of a number organized within the city and residents who were around at that time recall that nobody ever had to march without the accompaniment of plenty of stirring martial music. Also noteworthy is the complete lack of sidewalks and paving. The photograph is from the album of Pier merchant Louis Mendelson. He's the white-shirted young man with the bicycle standing mid-right in the photo."

On reverse: "Year 1921 Mr. Askell Artzell Hunt 14 Brooks St. Sydney C. B." "Sent a copy to Mr. Hunt" "Colin MacDonald was bandmaster of the Universal Negro Improvement Assoc. approximately 20 members in the band. Band operated from 1928 to 1932. There was also a West Indian Band at the Pier Bandmaster Jack McKnight approx. 15 members Deputy Bandmaster Norman Crawford, lasted 2 years.

Eskasoni
CA BI N Series-3806.6 · Item · 1953
Part of Abbass Studios Ltd. fonds

Item is a photograph of a church service on Holy Mountain in Eskasoni, N.S.

Abbass Studios Ltd.
Sarah Denny Interview
Item · 1988
Part of Sarah Denny Cultural Collection

This two part recording consists of an interview with Sarah Denny on June 12, 1988 which was conducted by Becky Julian in Eskasoni, NS. Sarah discusses Sarah Denny talks about Elekewa'ltimk, which happens after Christmas and how people in Eskasoni celebrated it. She also discusses her dreams about a wapnaqn gaming set and how she came to find it.

Glace Bay
CA BI 78-952-2802 · Item · ca. 1914

Item is a photographic postcard of Commercial St., Glace Bay.

Eskasoni
CA BI N Series-6063.1 · Item · 1954
Part of Abbass Studios Ltd. fonds

Item is a photograph of a class full of students in Eskasoni, N.S.

Abbass Studios Ltd.
Eskasoni
CA BI N Series-6063.2 · Item · 1954
Part of Abbass Studios Ltd. fonds

Item is a photograph of students from Eskasoni, N.S.

Abbass Studios Ltd.
Eskasoni
CA BI N Series-6063.10 · Item · 1954
Part of Abbass Studios Ltd. fonds

Item is a photograph of a classroom of students in Eskasoni, N.S.

Abbass Studios Ltd.
Eskasoni
CA BI A Series-A-751.1 · Item · 1956
Part of Abbass Studios Ltd. fonds

Item is a photograph of houses and a church in Eskasoni, N.S.

Abbass Studios Ltd.
Central School, Glace Bay
CA BI 84-795-14895 · Item · 1913

Item is a postcard depicting the Central School in Glace Bay, N.S.

Victoria Road
CA BI 83-6385-13685 · Item · [192-]

Item is a postcard depicting the Victoria Road subway in Whitney Pier, N.S.

Whitney Pier War Monument
CA BI 96-225-26913 · Item · 1995

Item is a photograph of the Whitney Pier War Monument.

Holy Ghost Ukrainian Church
CA BI 84-1442-15542 · Item · 1970

Item is a photograph of the Holy Ghost Ukrainian Church in Whitney Pier, N.S.

Oyster Farming, Eskasoni
CA BI 94-653-25168 · Item · ca. 1980

Item is a reproduction of a photograph of John Brown of Eskasoni, pulling up shells.

Fitzgerald, Owen
Collection · 1944-2018 ; predominately 1970-2008

The collection consists of audio and video interviews, games, hymns, traditional chants, and community events pertaining to Eskasoni and other Mi'kmaq communities in Nova Scotia between the 1940's to the 2000's, both in the Mi'kmaw and English languages. This collection consists of 8 boxes of sound recordings, moving images, and artefacts belonging to Sarah Denny, her children and other community members and organizations. These recordings document culturally and historically significant peoples, events, and traditions of the L'nu/Mi'kmaq.

Denny, Sarah
Holy Redeemer Church, Sydney
CA BI 77-929-1063 · Item · 1919

Item is a photograph of Holy Redeemer Church in Sydney with the clergy and Knights of Columbus on the convent steps following the blessing of the church. Persons within the photograph are identified on its reverse.

Glace Bay
CA BI 77-383-517 · Item · ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of 3 people in Glace Bay after a snow storm. The Glace Bay furniture building is in the background.

CA BI 77-39-168 · Item · ca. 1911

Item is a reproduction of a photograph of the general offices and laboratory of the Dominion Iron and Coal Company in Glace Bay.

CA BI 77-105-239 · Item · 1952

Item is a photograph of pit horses on vacation during the miners' vacation at no. 20 colliery. The only time the pit ponies were brought to the surface was during the miners' three week vacation period. The vacation period was also used to maintain the mines.

Shedden, Leslie
Whitney Pier
CA BI MG 12.198-MG 12.198 F-84-1352-15452 · Item · 1984
Part of Elizabeth Beaton-Planetta fonds

Item is a photograph of houses in Whitney Pier, N.S. The DOSCO steel plant is visible in the background.

Mi'kmaq
CA BI 80-201-4381 · Item · [ca. 1867]

Item is a reproduction of a photograph of two individuals wearing Mi'kmaw clothing; the item is noted as 1867.

Eskasoni 4H Club
CA BI 80-204-4384 · Item · 1967

Item is a reproduction of a photograph of a 1967 Centennial pageant showing the Eskasoni 4H Club.

Glace Bay Hospital
CA BI 80-500-4680 · Item · 1916

Item is a photograph of a view of Glace Bay.

McLeod, Norman
CA BI 84-1366-15466 · Item · 1983

Item is a photograph of McRae Block with storefronts designed for use in a street scene in the film "The Bay Boy."

CA BI 84-1446-15546 · Item · 1983

Item is a photograph of the cast and crew of "The Bay Boy" gathered on the front porch of a house.

Welcome to Glace Bay
CA BI 98-845-29632 · Item · 1998

Item is a photograph of the "Welcome to Glace Bay" sign mounted for the 1998 Canadian Little League Championship.

Prendergast, Paul
Dominion #24 Colliery
CA BI 81-827-5907 · Item · 1935

Item is a photograph of a group of miners from the #24 Colliery.

Whitney Pier (Streets)
CA BI 91-745-22706 · Item · [n.d.]

Item is a photograph of the steel plant viewed from Whitney Pier, N.S.

Eskasoni
CA BI 93-64-24038 · Item · 1991

Item is a photograph of Eskasoni, N.S. viewed from the road.

Prendergast, Paul
Eskasoni: Holy Mountain
CA BI 94-1351-25866 · Item · 1994

Item is a photograph of Eskasoni, N.S. viewed from the top of Holy Mountain.

Prendergast, Paul
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.

Marconi Towers
CA BI 77-399-533 · Item · ca. 1900

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

CA BI 77-140-274 · Item · 1935-1955

Item is a photograph of a stack standing at the #4 Caledonia Colliery in Glace Bay.

#26 Colliery, millionth ton
CA BI 79-981-3961 · Item · 1967

Item is a photograph of the millionth ton of coal that was taken from #26 Colliery.

Coal Mining in Glace Bay
CA BI 79-453-3433 · Item · 1906

Item is a photographic postcard of a miner operating a long wall machine.