This is an exhibit of photographs curated by Colleen Lynch for the Labrador Straits Historical Development Corporation in 1988 as part of the First Labrador Straits Studies Conference.
”Sister” Murdock and Uncle Charlie Harris. Forteau Mission. New Year’s Day 1937
Donald Roberts, Miss Phyllis Little and Will Hancock, N.W. Brook Tilt.
Joe and Belle Butt and family with Jim Cabot. 1936
“The Garden Club” L-R: Gert Roberts, ? Hancock, Mary Hancock, Sis Dumaresq, Maude Poole, Matilda Cribb, Victoria Roberts, Blanche Hancock. Forteau 1936
Miss Minnie Pike. In 1927 Miss Pike represented the Grenfell Mission at the 3rd Annual Craftsmen-at-Work exhibition in Boston.
“French Silk” artificial flowers made by women in Forteau. Circa 1920
Model Schooner. Carved and painted wood made by Fred Dumaresque. 1937
Forteau Village 1935
Dog Team and Komatick with a load of wood in front of Forteau Mission. 1937
Red Bay Weavers. Lavinia Payne, Mary Ellen Macey, Minnie Pike, and Libby Yetman. Circa 1924