Collection MS-2-785 - Dougald MacGillivray's photographic portrait collection

Photograph of Margaret G. Bondfield, British Minister of Labour Photograph of Ramsay MacDonald, British Prime Minister Photograph of Philip Snowdon, British Chancellor of the Exchequer Photograph of Vere Brabazon Ponsonby, Earl of Bessborough Photograph of Charles Fenerty Photograph of Field Marshal Douglas Haig Photographic portrait of an unidentified man Photograph of Herbert Hoover, American President Photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt, American President Photograph of Prince of Wales - Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David Windsor Photograph of Prince of Wales - Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David Windsor Photograph of Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby Photograph of Lady Bessborough Photograph of William S. Sims, Real Admiral, United States Navy Photograph of General Sir Arthur William Currie Photograph of unidentified Air Force officer Photograph of Countess Dalhousie, Margaret Elizabeth Mary Stirling Ramsey Photograph of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn; Princess Patricia of Connaught; Pr... Photograph of Richard Bedford Bennett Photograph of Simon Ramsay, 16th Earl of Dalhousie Photograph of David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty Photograph of General John Joseph Pershing, United States Army Photograph of Sir Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander

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Dougald MacGillivray's photographic portrait collection

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  • [ca. 1900 - 1937] (Creation)
    MacGillivray, Dougald, 1862-1937

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22 photographs : b&w ; 17 x 21 in and smaller

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Biographical history

Dougald MacGillivray was a founder and financial and literary supporter of The Dalhousie Review. He was born in Collingwood, Ontario, and moved to Halifax in 1906 to take up an appointment as manager of the Halifax branch of the Canadian Bank of Commerce. MacGillivray was also the president and founder of the Canadian Club in Halifax. He died on 9 August 1937.

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Records were donated by Dougald McGillivray. No accession record available.

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Collection contains photographic portraits, some of which are inscribed, of public figures—politicians, military generals and aristocracy.

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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  • English

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