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Mr. J.J. Kelso, founder of the Children's Aid Society, with W.H. Wightmyer and some of the children. 

Date(s)

1910

Place

Belleville, Ont.

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph ; image 9.0 x 15.0 cm. on album
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Nil
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative C-085882
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
p. 46
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
T-11
90: Open
Other accession no.
1975-069 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: John Joseph Kelso / Library and Archives Canada / C-085882
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: Unknown.

Additional information

Canada`s leading advocate for child welfare reform in the last two decades of the nineteenth century, J.J. Kelso was only 24 years of age when he established

Toronto Humane Society to promote the social causes of child and animal welfare

Described by the RECON project.

Series title
Album 2

Exhibitions note
Critical Acclaim: A Selection of Portraits from the National Archives of Canada; 1999.05.18 - 1999.11.14

Subject heading

1. SERVICES - HEALTH & WELFARE - CHILD WELFARE.
2. WRIGHTMYER, W.H.
3. ORGANIZATIONS - CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY.
4. Kelso, John Joseph.

Private

Other system control no.

3382376