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Altar, Cowley Fathers Mission.  Bracebridge, Ontario Open in full size

Altar, Cowley Fathers Mission. Bracebridge, Ontario

Picture, 1933, English

Altar, Cowley Fathers Mission. Bracebridge, Ontario

Picture, 1933, English

Notes

The Society of Saint John the Evangelist was founded by an Anglican priest at Cowley, England in 1866. Bound by vows of poverty, chastity and obedience, members of the order devote their lives to prayer and community service. The Society began its ministry in Canada in 1927. . .They established a monastery in Bracebridge the following year. (Province of Ontario Historical Marker)

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Medium

Black and white photograph

Extent

14 cm x 18.6 cm

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-1-GO-461b-bracebridge012