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Dr. C.A. Forbes (right) aboard a vessel with vessel captain [?] and an unidentified woman
Dr. C.A. Forbes (right) aboard a vessel with vessel captain [?] and an unidentified woman
TitleDr. C.A. Forbes (right) aboard a vessel with vessel captain [?] and an unidentified woman
SubjectsForbes, Chesley Alexander, Dr., 1890-1956; Ships
Physical Description1 photograph : sepia toned ; 6 x 4 cm
CollectorsForbes Family
Date[ca. 1914]
Location No.PF-318.010
Biography / Adminsitrative HistoryDr. C.A. Forbes, son of Dr. R.E. Forbes and Elizabeth (Cowan) Forbes, was born December 8th, 1890. He married Irene (Matthews) Forbes (1887-1955), daughter of William and Julia (Sweetman) Matthews, in September, 1914. They had four children: Kathleen (born 1916), Vivian (born 1918), Clive (born 1921) and Lloyd (born 1924). Dr. Forbes died on January 11th, 1956, one month after his wife passed away.
Scope and contentThe vessel was en route to Newfoundland, likely about 1914, the year Dr. C.A. Forbes and Irene (Matthews) Forbes were married. The unidentified woman may have been a family member. The vessel captain [?] is unidentified.
DonorGlenn Deir, 1997
Collection TitleForbes Family Photograph Collection
NotesTitle based on contents of image
Resource TypePhotograph
FormatImage/jpeg
LanguageEng
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