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Series consists of

Date(s)

[1890-1930]

Place of creation

Québec (Province)

687 photographs b&w., 222 negatives.

Scope and content

The series consists primarily of photographs documenting life at the Grenfell Medical Mission Hospital in Harrington Harbour, Quebec and in Newfoundland and Labrador nearby. The photographs include portraits and views of sealing, icebergs, boat construction, dog sleds, cod fishing, Grenfell Medical Mission Hospital, Grenfell ships "Strathcona" and "Northern Messenger", SS "Neptune", SS "Diana", SS "Grand Lake", SS "Ulunda", ships "Minnie D." and "Mollog", schooner "Unique", settlers' houses, Dr. Wilfred T. Grenfell, Mrs. H. Mather Hare in a kayak, children, militia camp, interior of hospital and patients, Montagnais and Naskapi Indians, Indian camp site, Inuit on the Labrador coast, and various locations in Labrador and Quebec like Harrington Harbour, Tabatiere, Musquaro, Garden Island, Nain, Hopedale, Forteau, and Romaine River. In addition, there are photographs of mission hospitals in China and the Bahamas. Photographs by William J. Topley, and Holloway.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
04740
2M DAP-13A-03
from 2M DAP-13A.01 to 2M DAP-13A.02
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
RV3 176
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Additional name(s)

Subject heading

1. Woodworth, M.N.
2. Holloway.

Private

Related control no.

1. 1990-196 DAP
2. 118-080037-0