William Hayward fonds
5 cm of textual records. -- 250 lantern slides
William Hayward, [ca. 1880s- after 1950], was a photographer from Ontario. He joined the North-West Mounted Police (NWMP) in Toronto on June 4, 1902, and served as a constable in the Yukon Territory until July 1906, when he returned to Ontario to farm near Hamilton.
Scope and Content:
The fonds consists of diaries and lantern slides recording patrols, daily business, etc. while at Dawson City and other NWMP detachments in the Yukon; and diaries as a farmer in Ontario.
Source of Acquisition:
Purchased, 1967 and gift of Velma Hayward Reid, 2005.
The material is in English.
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(M=manuscript; N&P=photos; R=sound recordings; S=slides; F=films)