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Job Bros. & Company.
Job Bros. & Company.
Title StatementJob Bros. & Company.
SubjectAtlantic salmon fishing--Newfoundland and Labrador
Scope and ContentThe Job Brothers with John Cormier and a newly caught salmon.
Date of Creation1929
Physical Description1 photograph : sepia toned ; 13.5 x 8 cm
ConditionGood
LocationPF-329.221
Associated MaterialJob family papers.
Biography/Admin. HistoryRobert Brown Job (1873-1961), son of Agnes (Brown) and Thomas Raffles Job, was born in Waterloo, England. Married (1) Alice Warren; (2) Emilie (Mare) Warren. In 1899 he became partners in Job Brothers & Co. In 1928 Job was appointed to the Legisaltive Council and served in that body until the introduction of Government by Commission in 1934. He was a local historian and contributed several articles to the Newfoundland Quarterly. Job died on September 6, 1961.John Cormier sold the house and land at Forks Pool on the Grand River, Codroy, July 11, 1914 to the FOMOWA Fishing Club.
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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