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Men in the Mines

A History of Mining Activity in Nova Scotia, 1720-1992


"William Maxwell"

William Maxwell (1870-1944), "Manager of the Drummond Mine, Westville, NS." Nova Scotia-born, he achieved senior management positions in Nova Scotia and Alberta. Although he was involved in labour disputes, he was a very strong supporter of the colliery baseball teams.

Credit: Museum of Industry

Reference: Stellarton Mining Museum  Museum of Industry  no. I91.32.200   /  negative N-19307

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