Collection MG97 - Outer Wood Island Life Saving Service Station

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Outer Wood Island Life Saving Service Station

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on contents.
  • Variations in title: This Life Saving Station was known by the following names: Outer Wood Island Life Saving Station ; Shag Harbour Life Saving Station on Outer Wood Island ; Little Wood Island Life Saving Station

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  • 1938-1949 (Creation)
    Outer Wood Island Life Saving Service Station
    Outer Wood Island

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10 cm of textual records : ledger book 18.5 x 31 x 1.5 cm

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Custodial history

Information about the custody of the log book is incomplete. It was previously held at the Grand Manan Museum.

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This collections consists of one original log book, and photocopies of other log books that were loaned to the Archives to be copied, and one file of newspaper clippings about the station.

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Photocopies were made from the original log book borrowed from Howard Ingalls.

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See Photograph Collection Photo 164 showing a group shot of The Little Wood Island Life Saving Station Shag Head - with visitors, before 1912. Workers are in uniform.

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