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Image No: NA-2575-9

Title: David E. Black.

Date: 1896

Photographer/Illustrator: Grieb

Remarks: Aged 16 years. Later jeweller in Calgary. Copied from PA-1444-48

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NA-2575-48

Title: D. E. Black and friends at party.

Date: [ca. 1900-1903]

Remarks: D.E. Black, standing, extreme left. Possibly pre-marital party.
Copied from PA-1444-35.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Women's clothing / Furniture / Living rooms / Dwellings - Interiors / Calgary, Alberta - Dwellings

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Image No: NA-2575-49

Title: D.E. Black, jeweller, and friends, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1900-1903]

Remarks: Black, D.E., left.
Copied from PA-1444-36.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NA-2575-4

Title: Pupils and teachers of Chinese mission, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1902

Photographer/Illustrator: Snider and Curlette, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Reverend James Chalmers Herdman, Presbyterian mininster at Knox church in centre of photo. [Chinese mission was founded in 1901 as a Presbyterian mission, but became non-denominational. Volunteers from different churches would teach English at night.]
L-R: front row: boy, extreme left is Fred Jarrett; Boy, third from left is Alexander McEwing; woman fifth from left of chair, Mrs. C.A. Stuart. Back row: extreme right, Daniel McEwing, taught English.
Same as NA-5408-1.

Subject(s): Women's clothing / Children / Children's clothing / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Churches / Presbyterian Church - Clergy / Presbyterian Church - Missions / Teachers / Chinese in Alberta

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Image No: NA-2575-23

Title: Mae Sinclair.

Date: [ca. 1902]

Photographer/Illustrator: Steele and Company, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Remarks: In nurse's uniform. Married David E. Black, jeweller, Calgary, Alberta.
Copied from PA-1444-89.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Nurses uniforms

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Image No: NA-2575-24

Title: Nurses on steps of Calgary General Hospital, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1902]

Remarks: Mae Sinclair later married David E. Black, jeweller, Calgary, Alberta.
Holding up human skeleton.
Copied from PA-1444-88.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Nurses uniforms / Bones

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Image No: NA-2575-17

Title: D.E. Black jewellery store, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca.1904-1906]

Remarks: Located at 133, 8th Avenue SE.
Ray Bowers, left; D.E. Black, right. First jewellery store owned by D.E. Black. Copied from PA-1444-51. Same as ND-16-1.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Signs and signboards / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings

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Image No: NA-2575-18

Title: Interior view of David E. Black jewellery store, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1904-1906]

Remarks: Located 133, 8th Avenue SE.
Russell Clark, left; David E. Black, right.
First jewellery store owned by D.E. Black. In 1906 moved to 130, 8th Avenue, SE., 1910 moved to 116A - 8th Avenue SE., 1913 moved to Calgary Herald building.
Copied from PA-1444-52.
Same as ND-16-2.

Subject(s): Stores - Interiors / Clocks and watches / Furniture / Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NA-2575-10

Title: David E. Black, jeweller, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1908]

Remarks: Portrait.
Started watch repair shop in 1904 which expanded to D.E. Black and company in 1913 and employed sixty-two people. Incorporated with Henry Birks and sons in 1920; was retained as general manager and later became president. Served as city alderman in 1923-1924; later on board of directors for Calgary Exhibition and Stampede.
Copied from PA-1444-53.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NA-2575-1

Title: D.E. Black display at Calgary Exhibition.

Date: 1909

Photographer/Illustrator: Van Aken Studio, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Features fine crystal and clocks.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Clocks and watches / Furniture / Calgary, Alberta - Exhibitions

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