Grand Tracadie Collection

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Old Grand Tracadie School
Old Grand Tracadie School
The old Grand Tracadie school on the left, and the building on the right was Stan Keizers Blacksmith Forge. The man on the pole is Roger Keizer, Stanley's grand son.
Peter Hughes fishing shack
Peter Hughes fishing shack
In the early days many fisherman would sleep in their shacks down at the harbour during the season to avoid traveling home everyday.
Peter and Pat Hughs
Peter and Pat Hughs
Peter and Pat Hughes dump fish into barrels to be shipped to the States.
Pupils of Grand Tracadie School early 1950's
Pupils of Grand Tracadie School early 1950's
Picture day in front of the old 2 room school house in Grand Tracadie. The old school was located at the end of the Watts road.
Receipts  from N.J. MacDonald store in Grand Tracadie
Receipts from N.J. MacDonald store in Grand Tracadie
Two receipts from the N. J. MacDonald Store in Grand Tracadie.
Regina House on quilt
Regina House on quilt
Section of Quilt honoring Regina House Convent in Tracadie. The entire quilt can be found at Mount St. Mary's convent in Charlottetown.
Ron Campbell - Visiting and Stories
Ron Campbell - Visiting and Stories
Ron Campbell talks about swapping stories and visiting in the community.
Saul Fanning
Saul Fanning
Photo of Saul Fanning, who married Maggie Clow. The old Grand Tracadie School can be seen in the background.
School Bus
School Bus
Children going to school by horse and sleigh.
Shirley Skerry - Grand Tracadie when she was growing up
Shirley Skerry - Grand Tracadie when she was growing up
Shirley Skerry talks about Grand Tracadie when she was growing up.
Sisters of St. Martha
Sisters of St. Martha
The Sisters of St. Martha are honored for fifty years of service.
Soap Stone Found in Blackbush (sand hills)
Soap Stone Found in Blackbush (sand hills)
Soap Stone found buried with seven men in the Blackbush sandhills. Exumed in August 1959.

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