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A Tea Party.
A Tea Party.
Title StatementA Tea Party.
SubjectMilley, Samuel F., 1867-1939; Warren, William Robertson, 1879-1927; Monroe, Walter Stanley, 1871-1952; Morey, J.; Newfoundland and Labrador--Grand River (Codroy Valley); Club-houses; Fomowa
Scope and ContentSamuel F. Milley, William Robertson Warren, Walter Stanley Monroe and J. Morey pose for a photograph in front of the Fomowa Fishing Club with five unidentified women.
Date of Creation1915
Physical Description1 photograph : sepia toned ; 6 x 10.5 cm
ConditionGood
LocationPF-329.018
Associated MaterialMonroe Export Company, Limited, fonds.
Biography/Admin. HistorySamuel F. Milley (1867-1939) was born in St. John's in 1867. Milley was a prominent dry goods merchant in St. John's from 1890's and was a member of the Legisaltive Council for more than 30 years. Milley died in Montreal on February 12, 1939. William Robertson Warren (1879-1927), son of William Henry and Jessie (Harvey) Warren, was born in St. John's in 1879. He began his political career in 1903, and became Prime Minister of Newfoundland from July 1923 - April 1924. Warren died suddenly on December 31, 1927.Walter Stanley Monroe (1871-1952) was born in Dublin, Ireland, son of John and Elizabeth (Moule) Monroe. Married Helen Smith. In 1923 Monroe entered politics and ran unsuccessfully against William Coaker in Bonavista. William Warren appointed Monroe Minister in his second administration formed in 1924. Monroe was appointed to the Legisaltive Council in 1933.
NotesTitle taken from caption included in album.
Accession2006.001
Collection TitleFOMOWA Fishing Records fonds
RestrictionsCopyright expired.
Source DonorPaul Crosbie
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
FormatImage/jpeg
LanguageEng
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