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''Dunrovin after Glitter Storm (3 days)''
''Dunrovin after Glitter Storm (3 days)''
Title''Dunrovin after Glitter Storm (3 days)''
SubjectsDunrovin (Carbonear, N.L.) / Dwellings--Newfoundland and Labrador--Carbonear.
Physical Description1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 12 cm
CollectorsRorke family
DateFebruary, 1954
Location No.PF-314.01.195
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 contentJames Rorke's home, ''Dunrovin'', in Carbonear, showing the property surrounding the home and the front gate at the end of the driveway. There is some snow on the ground and the trees are coated with ice.
DonorMr. and Mrs. J.E. Rorke, 1998
CollectionRorke Family fonds
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
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