Marie (Churchill) Gavel fonds

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Marie (Churchill) Gavel fonds

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  • [between 1970-1990] (Creation)
    Gavel, Marie Churchill, b. 1931

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  • 2 p. of textual records (16 postcads)
  • 86 photographs

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Marie Gavel was the daughter of Judson and Laura Joy Churchill (Shaw) Gavel, born ca. 1931. Marie was raised in Short Beach, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia and attended school in Sandford, Yarmouth County and later Yarmouth Academy. Following her marriage to Winston Churchill, she continued to live in Short Beach and for a time worked in the office of Cosmos Imperial Mills Ltd. She left her position to raise a family.

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Fonds consists of photos of family and friends of Gavel, including many members of the Churchill family. Also contained are school and church photographs related to the Wellington and Sandford areas of Yarmouth County, N.S. A copy of the newspaper Paper Clip is also included. Photographs are all copies.

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Includes b&w negs., and b&w and col. copy prints.

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Search for selected images from the Gavel fonds on the ArchWay Photographic Database.

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