File 2023-098 - Tisdale family photographs

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CA ON00156 2023-098


Tisdale family photographs


  • c.1860-1908 (Creation)

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3 tintype photographs
34 cabinet card photographs

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Purchased by Richard Hughes from a dealer in family photographs.

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Donated by Richard Hughes in October 2023.

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Collection of tintype and cabinet card photographs of members of the Tisdale family of Belleville, Ontario. The images were originally in an album. Individuals identified include: Edward Ross Smith; Irene Tisdale; Florence Tisdale; Stella Tisdale; Mildred, Helen and Frances; Maggie Weir; Noreen Tisdale; George William and Annie Pearl Tisdale; Leonard Tisdale; Alex Tisdale; Captain Joseph Fagan; Eliza Smith; Mildred Fagan; Helen Fagan; Mary Jane Kane; Nellie and Willie Tisdale; Gerald Bernard Ryan (born 1908); Jack Givens.

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