Item 2018.002.031 - Loading the Bruton at Libau

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CA MHSBC 112-16-11-2018.002.031


Loading the Bruton at Libau


  • 1923-06-05 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 26 cm

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Donated by John B. Toews.

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Depicting the off leading of Mennonites from train cars and onto the Canadian Pacific Vessel Bruton. These people would have been some of the very first immigrants to come to Canada in the 1920's.

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For the identical picture see Immigrants walking up the plank to the ship at the port of Libau in related descriptions directly below.

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 26.9
Resolution: 5976x4499

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