Collection - J. Clarence Waddell photographs

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J. Clarence Waddell photographs


  • 1913-1918 (Creation)

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19 black and white photographs

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Jesse Clarence Waddell was born on 9 February 1892 in Thurlow Township, Hastings County, Ontario. He married Mary Elinor Humphreys (1887-1968) and the couple had one daughter, Doris (1919-1990). J. Clarence Waddell worked at the Post Office in Belleville, Ontario.

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Donated by Doris Waddell (daughter of J. Clarence Waddell) in April 1982.

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Photographs of scenes in and around Belleville, Ontario, including a circus parade, Lincoln Beachey's aircraft, the talc mine at Madoc and military groups.

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This collection was catalogued as part of the Hastings County Historical Society's photographic collection and given numbers in the range HC04014 to HC04032.

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