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Image No: NA-2831-23

Title: Charles Wesley Roe holding a chicken, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: January 23, 1892

Remarks: Copied from PA-1665-40.

Subject(s): Children / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Poultry / Snow

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Image No: NA-4554-10

Title: Catherine Dewar McRae, Ottawa, Ontario.

Date: [before 1892]

Photographer/Illustrator: Topley, Ottawa, Ontario

Remarks: Mother of Annie Isabel Hornby, wife of Kenneth McRae, carpenter. Came west after her husband's death in 1887 to Pine Creek district where her brothers homesteaded, because of ill health of her daughter Katy. Died in 1895, aged 46 years.

Subject(s): Ottawa, Ontario - Personalities

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Image No: NA-4554-11

Title: Annie and Katie McRae, Ottawa, Ontario.

Date: [before 1892]

Photographer/Illustrator: Parker, C. W., Ottawa, Ontario

Remarks: Came west because of Katie's spinal meningities, but she died in 1894.

Subject(s): Ottawa, Ontario - Personalities / Children

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Image No: NA-2831-3

Title: James A. Hornby, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: February 1895

Photographer/Illustrator: Blenheim, Ontario

Remarks: Came to Calgary, 1892, from Springfield, Ontario. First worked for Thos. Underwood as construction foreman. Went into construction business for himself until 1908 when he became an insurance adjuster and evaluator. Served as city alderman and prior to 1914 was director of the Calgary Exhibition company. (Used in campaign pictures.)

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Local government

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Image No: NA-2831-27

Title: Three ladies, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1895-1899]

Photographer/Illustrator: Binkley, C. W., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Copied from PA-1665-35.

Subject(s): Women's clothing

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Image No: NA-2831-28

Title: Husband and wife, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1895-1899]

Photographer/Illustrator: Binkley, C. W., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Copied from PA-1665-36.

Subject(s): Women's clothing

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Image No: NA-2831-12

Title: Fire hall, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [late 1890s]

Remarks: Erected in 1887, and located on the north side of 7th Avenue between Centre Street and 1st Streets SE. Calgary Feed and Livery stable is in the foreground. "Cappy" Smart's house is to the left of fire hall.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Dwellings / Calgary, Alberta - Fire departments / Horses / Stables

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Image No: NA-4554-12

Title: Annie Isabel Hornby with daughter Grace Alice, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: December 7, 1897

Photographer/Illustrator: Binkley, C. W., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Wife of Alderman James A. Hornby whom she married in 1896.

Subject(s): Children / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NA-610-1

Title: Home of Alderman James A. Hornby, 1209 1st Street East, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: December 25, 1899

Remarks: Christmas day in 1899. Mr. Hornby, left, holding Alice; Mrs. Hornby, right, holding Malcolm.
Bicycle and rocking horse sitting on porch.

Subject(s): Hats / Children's clothing / Women's clothing / Calgary, Alberta - Dwellings / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Local government / Children / Fences / Bicycles / Toys / Dwellings / Dogs

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Image No: NA-2831-14

Title: Group at Calgary, Alberta.

Date: December 1899

Remarks: L-R: ---? Scherer; Mrs. A. P. Scherer; August P. Scherer; ---? Powers; ---? Scherer; ---? Ross and daughter; W. H. Jeffery; Malcolm Dewar; John McCaffery; William Corcoran; Joseph Taylor. Note two bicycles in the photograph.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Transportation / Children / Bicycles

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