Municipal Archives Digital Album of Africville images

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Municipal Archives Digital Album of Africville images

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  • 195-?-1968 (Creation)

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51 digital images : b&w and colour

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Collection consists of a compilation of images of Africville from four different series: Engineering and Works Department photographs (102-39-1), Halifax Police Department photographs (102-16N), Safety Committee Minutes (102-38-1), and Halifax Fire Department photographs (102-111-4). The views include several houses in Africville and the Africville area (Round the Bend), the Seaview Baptist Church, Tibby's Pond, and the City Dump. The images are ordered chronologically although precise dates for many are not known. If you can identify any of the houses in the images or when the photographs were taken, please contact the Archives:

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Low-resolution images attached; please contact the archives for high-resolution copies. Reproduction and use permitted. Please cite the HRM Archives, series name (eg. Engineering and Works Department photograph), plus the retrieval code.

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