A native family’s seasonal home at Antigonish Landing, Victoria Day weekend, 1924. Photographer: Violet Cunningham. Courtesy of Antigonish Heritage Museum. Restoration: Anne Louise MacDonald Violet Cunningham’s son, Roy, remembers his mother taking this photo when he was a child. A memorable day because he got to have “pop” on this holiday. Jocelyn Gillis, Curator, Antigonish […]
St. Martha’s Hospital under construction, 1924. Photographer: William C. Archibald. Courtesy of Antigonish Heritage Museum. Restoration: Anne Louise MacDonald.
L-R, May Doiron (m Bouchard), Gladys Doiron, Thérèse Broussard (cousin), Rita Doiron, Pomquet, circa 1924. Courtesy of PomquetHéritage.
The 1924 Antigonish Highland Games on the campus of St. Francis Xavier University, a Fundraising Bazaar to build St. Martha’s Hospital. Photographer: William Archibald. Courtesy of Antigonish Heritage Museum The Minutes of the Antigonish Highland Society for May, 1924 record an agreement with the trustees of St. Martha’s hospital to stage the Highland Games as […]