Collection MG46 - Grand Manan Ferry Collection

Titre propre

Grand Manan Ferry Collection

Dénomination générale des documents

  • Document textuel
  • Document iconographique
  • Supports multiples
  • Objet

Titre parallèle

Compléments du titre

Mentions de responsabilité du titre

Notes du titre

Niveau de description




Mention d'édition

Mentions de responsabilité relatives à l'édition

Mention d'échelle (cartographique)

Mention de projection (cartographique)

Mention des coordonnées (cartographiques)

Mention d'échelle (architecturale)

Juridiction responsable et dénomination (philatélique)


  • 1930 - 2010, predominant 2010 (Production)

Description matérielle

12 cm textual material ; 69 photos ; 2 compact disks of photos

Titre propre de la collection

Titres parallèles de la collection

Compléments du titre de la collection

Mention de responsabilité relative à la collection

Numérotation à l'intérieur de la collection

Note sur la collection

Historique de la conservation

Much of this collection was previously held by the Grand Manan Museum and archives prior to 1986.

Portée et contenu

This collection contains 18 original enlarged photos of many ferries that serviced Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick from 1930 - 2010, some are mounted in professional scrapbooks. There are 3 cm of original newspaper articles in chronological order of stories about the ferry service. Two compact disks contain memories of the final voyages of The M.V. Grand Manan in service from 1965 to 2010. One compact disk was used on the official final voyage of the ferry as a part of the program and has a video of many ferry photos with the crew singing the song The Grand Manan playing in the background. The other compact disk has 200 images of the life on The Grand Manan with the crew featured doing their daily routines. Of the 200 images 45 were printed off for reference. As an index, there are 6 photo pages with thumbnail size photos of all 200 images.

New ferries arrived in 1965 and 1990 and 2010.

État de conservation

good condition

Source immédiate d'acquisition

This collection of Grand Manan Ferry memorabilia was donated by Judy Gaskill, Ava Sturgeon, Gavin Wilcox, Ned and Diane Smith, from the estate of C. N. Wilson, Laurie Murison and Ken Ingersoll. The newspaper articles were previously held at the Grand Manan Museum.


Langue des documents

Écriture des documents

Localisation des originaux

Disponibilité d'autres formats

Restrictions d'accès

Délais d'utilisation, de reproduction et de publication

The compact disk of The Grand Manan Ferry photos from 2010 were taken by Tara Ashfield. Credit for her photos must accompany use. No other conditions or restrictions. The memory compact disk was created by Donalda Cook and permission for reuse must be acquired by the researcher.

Instruments de recherche

Éléments associés

Éléments associés


Note générale

Both compact disks will operate on Windows 8 operating systems.
The photo files are in jpg format.

Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)

Numéro normalisé

Mots-clés - Sujets

Mots-clés - Noms

Mots-clés - Genre

Identifiant de la description du document

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles ou conventions



Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Langue de la description

Langage d'écriture de la description


Zone des entrées