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Catalog Number 983.263.19
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photo has been taken at 20 Duncan Ave.N., Kirkland Lake, Ont. on July 3rd, 1982 at the event of the dedication of the Wright-Hargreaves Mine Gates to the Town of Kirkland Lake, Photo shows Jennifer and Jack Hargreaves opening the mine gates. (L.to R.) 1) Bill Taylor (councilor) 2) Joe Mavrinac (Mayor) 3) Jennifer Hargreaves (Ed H. great granddaughter) 4) Jack Hargreaves (Ed H. grandson) 5) Joan Craig (Ed Hargreaves' daughter and niece of Wm. Wright) These mine gates were located at the rear of Joan Craig's home, Barrie, Ont. In 1979 her home was being sold & the fate of the gates were unknown. Board members of the K.L. Museum expressed their interest to Jack Hargreaves regarding the gates being returned to Kirkland. In 1980 the gates arrived with a plaque worded: "Presented to the Town of Kirkland Lake by the families of Wm Wright & Ed Hargreaves " (Date June 1980). Please see acc. nos. 983.263.1-983.263.25 for photos taken at this event. Supplying info. petinent to the photos was Betty Kennedy. Photograph reverse "Fujicolor paper", "154-20 written in blue ink on reverse, no visible damage. DIMENSIONS: L 9CM, W 13CM.


Quantity: 1
School Style: colour unm
Primary Support: PAPER
paper
Date 1983 JUL 03
Photographer Watson, John/Watson, John
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