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Photograph taken at Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, at the first English reading of Harriet Richardson's translation of Marc Lescarbot's Le Theatre de Neptune
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MS-2-808, PB 19, Folder 45
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August 1926 (Creation)
- Richardson, Harriet Taber
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1 photograph : b&w ; 18 x 23 cm
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Harriet Taber Richardson was an American from Cambridge, Massachusetts, who spent her summers in the Annapolis Royal area from about 1923. An admirer of Samuel Champlain, her interest in him broadened to include Port Royal. In 1928 she teamed up with local historian Loftus Morton Fortier to rebuild Habitation. She established the Associates of Port Royal, with chapters in Massachusetts, New York and Virginia, with the goal of raising money for the reconstruction.
Records were previously owned by Miss Effie M. Ross. Accession date unknown.
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Item is a group photograph of: Mrs. Harriette Richardson (translator); Lieutenant Governor Tory; Mrs. Tory, Mrs. Taylor; standing; Mr. L.M. Fortier; Mr. Richardson; Chief Justice Harris; and Colonel Almon.
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Preferred citation: Photograph taken at Fort Anne, Annapolis Royal, at the first English reading of Harriet Richardson's translation of Marc Lescarbot's Le Theatre de Neptune, MS-2-808, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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