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''Front of cottage, Marjorie Girvan''
''Front of cottage, Marjorie Girvan''
Title''Front of cottage, Marjorie Girvan''
SubjectsGirvan, Marjorie (Goodison) / Oakley, Christine / Archibald, Mary (Rorke), 1888-1952.
Physical Description1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 6 cm
CollectorsRorke family
Location No.PF-314.01.073
Biography / Administrative HistoryMarjorie (Goodison) Girvan was the daughter of John R. Goodison (1866-1926), Speaker of the House, who was the grandson of John Rorke (1807-1896). John R. Goodison's father was married to Elizabeth Ann Rorke, John Rorke's daughter. Marjorie married Melvin Girvan. Mary (Rorke) Archibald (1888-1952), daughter of James and Mary (Wilcox) Rorke, was born in 1888 at Carbonear. She was sister of James and John Rorke of the firm John Rorke & Sons, Ltd. She married Henry ''Harry'' Archibald of Harbour Grace in 1909. She died in 1952.
Scope and contentMarjorie (Goodison) Girvan sitting on the front step of a cottage with Mary (Rorke) Archibald. Another woman named Christine Oakley is standing inside, looking out the window.
DonorMr. and Mrs. J.E. Rorke, 1998
CollectionRorke Family fonds
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
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