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Where the Land Meets the Sea: Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia


William S. Fielding

William S. Fielding was a young reporter with the Halifax Morning Chronicle who scooped the world with details of the disaster. His fame would lead him into politics where he became Premier of Nova Scotia and subsequently federal Finance Minister.

Date: 1873

Reference: Notman Studio Nova Scotia Archives  accession no. 1983-310 #91952

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