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Gideon White Family Papers


The virtual exhibit presented here re-creates, through archival photographs, documentary art and early maps, the town of Shelburne that Gideon White and his family knew and helped to build. A little historical background may help in exploring this visual reminder of Loyalist Shelburne... read more

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''Capt. Gideon White, 1754-1833, of Shelburne, N.S.''

Artist: R. Cosway

Reference: NSARM Photo Collection: People: White, Gideon


Plan of Shelburne

Reference: NSARM Map Collection: V7-1784: Shelburne


"Plan of 35 Acres of Land laid out on Point Carleton for John King & Isaac Wilkins"

Date: 20 April 1786

Reference: NSARM RG 20, Series C, Vol. 93, No. 43


Plan of Port Roseway Harbour

Date: 12 July 1798

Reference: A New Chart of the Coast of Nova Scotia...by Captain Holland NSARM Map Collection: 239-1798


''Old Willow Planted about 1790''

Artist: A.P. Bruce [Mrs. Annie Bruce]

Reference: NSARM Photo Collection: Marion Robertson fonds, 1995-88, No. 9


Governor John Parr (1725-1791)

Photographer: Ernest Cooke, Plymouth [England]

Reference: NSARM Photo Collection: People: Parr, General, Governor of Nova Scotia



''A Black Wood Cutter at Shelburne, Nova Scotia''

Date: 1788

Artist: W. Booth

Reference: Library and Archives of Canada, W.H. Coverdale Collection of Canadiana: C-040162.


''Church of England as it was when first built''

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


''The Old Thomson House''

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


''Old Willow. St. George Street''

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


''Old Kirk''

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


St. John’s Kirk, Shelburne

Reference: NSARM, Marion Robertson fonds, MG 1, Vol. 3636, folder 1


Firth House

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


''The old Cornelius White House''

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


''Old and New Academy Buildings, and Roman Catholic Church''

Reference: NSARM Library: F120 AC1 J12, Vol. 8


''Ross-Thomson House, Shelburne, N.S.''

Date: ca. 1958

Reference: NSARM Photo Collection: Places: Shelburne: Houses: Ross-Thomson House


Ross-Thomson House, Shelburne

Date: ca. 1974

Reference: NSARM Photo Collection: Places: Shelburne: Street Scene, #2 (Maritime Tel & Tel Collection, 1974-67)


Hand Fire Engine

Date: 1952

Reference: NSARM Nova Scotia Information Service no. 7109


''Old hand fire-engine presented by King George III to the town of Shelburne, Nova Scotia, in 1787''

Reference: NSARM Photo Collection: Places: Shelburne: Fire Engine, no. 1


             

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