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''Dunrovin - 1967''
''Dunrovin - 1967''
Title''Dunrovin - 1967''
SubjectsDunrovin (Carbonear, N.L.) / Dwellings--Newfoundland and Labrador--Carbonear.
Physical Description1 photograph : col. ; 13.5 x 8 cm
CollectorsRorke family
Date1967
Location No.PF-314.01.190
Biography / Administrative HistoryJames Rorke (1890-1947), son of James Addy Rorke and Mary (Wilcox) Rorke, was born 13 April 1890. He married Kathleen Forward, 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 contentPart of the front of James Rorke's home in Carbonear, known as ''Dunrovin'', showing flowers in bloom.
DonorMr. and Mrs. J.E. Rorke, 1998
CollectionRorke Family fonds
Languageeng
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
FormatImage/jpeg
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