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J.A.D. McCurdy

and the Silver Dart: Canada's 'First Aerial Navigator'

McCurdy children

The photograph is stamped "W.H. Watson, Photographer, Island Scenery Always on hand, Baddeck, C.B." Watson photographed Arthur and Lucy (O'Brien) McCurdy's four children – Susan Winifred (born 1881), George (1883), John Alexander Douglas (1886) and Arthur Lucian Salisbury (1888).

Date: ca. 1890

Photographer: W.H. Watson, Baddeck

Reference: J.A.D. McCurdy Nova Scotia Archives 2007-058 vol. 003 no. 02

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