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Group of people at a farewell party for William Morrow
Group of people at a farewell party for William Morrow
TitleGroup of people at a farewell party for William Morrow
SubjectsRorke, Kathleen (Forward), 1894-1979 / Rorke, James, 1890-1947.
Physical Description1 photograph : sepia toned ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm
CollectorsRorke family
Date[ca. 1914]
Location No.PF-314.01.180
Biography / Administrative HistoryJames Rorke (1890-1947), son of James Addy Rorke and Mary (Wilcox) Rorke, was born 13 April 1890. He married Kathleen Forward (1894-1979), daughter of Ernest Edward Forward and Tryphena (Butt) Forward, on 23 May 1917, and had three children: Patricia (Rorke) Yorke, James Ernest Rorke and Yvonne (Rorke) Pratt. Like his father, he worked with the family company, John Rorke and Sons, Limited. He died on 14 May 1947 in Carbonear.
Scope and contentGroup of people, including Kathleen (Forward) Rorke (middle row, first from left) and James Rorke (third row, fourth from the right), at a farewell party given for Nova Scotia Bank Manager William Morrow at Louis Williams' house.
DonorMr. and Mrs. J.E. Rorke, 1998
CollectionRorke Family fonds
NotesTitle based on contents of image
Languageeng
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
FormatImage/jpeg
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