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Frank Street Coghill collection [graphic material]. 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

332 photographs b&w
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
C 0106
90: Open
Other accession no.
1981-065 NPC
Local class no.

Terms of use

Copyright: Expired
Graphic (photo): Nil
Graphic (photo): Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Personnel, equipment, and operations of the Hudson Strait Expedition, including Bases ""A, B'' and ""C'' at Port Burwell, Que.; Nottingham Island, N.W.T.; and Wakeham Bay, Que., 1927-1928; scroll thanking R.C.A.F. and R.C.A.M.C. personnel stationed at Botwood, Nfld., who took part in rescue operations following the crash of the U.S. airliner ""Excalibur'', October 1942. Albums were compiled by Wing Commander Frank S. Coghill, RCAF, who took part in the Hudson Strait Expedition, and in the rescue mission in Labrador.

One of the three albums is a duplicate of an album in NPC accession no. 1962-024.

Physical description note
Graphic (photo): 21

Subject heading

1. Coghill, Frank Street.
2. Excalibur (Aircraft)
3. Hudson Strait Expedition.
4. Port Burwell (N.W.T.)
5. Nottingham Island (N.W.T.)
6. Wakeham Bay (Que.)
7. Search and rescue operations.
8. Botwood (Nfld.)
9. Canada. Royal Canadian Air Force - Search and rescue operations.
10. Canada. Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps - Search and rescue operations.
11. Aeronautics - Accidents - 1942.


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