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Image No: PA-3304-1

Title: Janet Elizabeth Johnson Moodie, Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: 1864

Remarks: Janet Johnson was born in 1845 in Manchester, England. In 1864, she travelled to Quebec City to marry Walter Moodie, who had immigrated there from Glasgow in 1834. In 1891, Walter, Janet and their children, Margaret Amelia Moodie, Marion Elizabeth Moodie, Lucy Catherine Moodie and Walter Hill Moodie came to Alberta and settled on the Glenbow Ranch. After Janet Moodie died in 1894, the family resettled in Calgary.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Women's clothing

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Image No: PA-4028-2-2

Title: Marion Moodie, age 2 or 3, Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: [ca.1869-1870]

Remarks: Marion Moodie was born in Quebec City in 1867. She moved to Alberta with her family in 1891 and settled briefly on the Glenbow Ranch before moving into Calgary in 1895 to train as a nurse at the Calgary General Hospital. She was their first graduate nurse in 1898.

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

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Image No: PA-4028-1-21

Title: Frank Moodie aged 3 or 4, Ontario.

Date: [ca.1881-1882]

Remarks: Studio portrait; wearing Scottish kilt and accessories. Frank Moodie was born and grew up near Chesterville, Ontario. His grandfather, Matthew Moodie, immigrated to Quebec City from Glasgow, Scotland in 1834.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Children's clothing / Scots in Canada

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Image No: NC-51-6

Title: Margaret Moodie with class, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1887-1890]

Subject(s): Children / Calgary, Alberta - Schools / Teachers

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Image No: NA-1058-5

Title: Margaret A. Moodie, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1889]

Remarks: Early teacher in Calgary, Alberta. Started teaching about 1896 at Tonque Creek and later in Calgary.

Subject(s): Teachers / Women's clothing / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities

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Image No: NA-3799-1

Title: Margaret Amelia Moodie, teacher, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Steele company, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Remarks: Copied from PA-2016-4.

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

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Image No: PA-4028-2-8

Title: Marion Moodie and friend painting by a lake, Alberta.

Date: [ca.1890s-early 1900s]

Remarks: Marion Moodie painting while leaning against a boat; unknown friend sitting in boat. Note Marion's paint rag and improvised easel made from tree branches. In addition to her nursing career, Marion collected botanical specimens and was a talented artist and poet.

Subject(s): Artists / Artists material / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Women's clothing

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Image No: PA-4028-3-50

Title: Edna Nielsen Kitchen and child in sleigh, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890s]

Remarks: Note fur rugs in sleigh, child's fur hat and coat, and Mrs. Kitchen's fur scarf.

Subject(s): Children's clothing / Cold weather clothing / Fur garments / Hats / Sleighs and sledges / Snow / Winter / Women's clothing

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Image No: PA-4028-3-54

Title: Studio portrait of three sisters, probably Canada.

Date: 1890

Remarks: Girls grouped on fur rug in front of painted canvas. Only identification on back of photograph is "St. George 1890," possibly a reference to the location or the girls' last name.

Subject(s): Children / Children's clothing

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Image No: PA-4028-3-23

Title: Studio portrait of young child with stuffed animal, probably Canada.

Date: [ca. 1890-1910]

Remarks: Note child's boots with button closures.

Subject(s): Boots and shoes / Children / Children's clothing / Toys

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