Item J-01219 - Three unidentified men : Chinese Labour Corps at William Head

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Three unidentified men : Chinese Labour Corps at William Head

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  • graphic material

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the photograph

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  • [1917?] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 8.5 cm

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Item consists of one photograph of three unidentified Chinese men, likely encamped at William Head and Wier's Beach. Accompanying documentation indicates that the photographs (see also J-01220 and J-01221) are of the Chinese Coolee Corps, encamped at William Head and Wier's Beach following the Halifax explosion.

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Donated to the RBCM by William Bryant Jr. in 2018.


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The photograph was digitized in 2018.

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The photograph is in public domain.

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Photographs J-01220 and J-01221 were donated at the same time. J-01220 is of the same individuals.

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Accession number: 2018.152

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  • Box: 000343-0930