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They lost a father: Mrs. Elsie May and four of her seven children sit sadly in their Stayner home after learning that Douglas May; 44; had lost his life when crushed beneath the hull of a ship being launched at Collingwood yesterday. From left are Ken; 20; Linda; 18; Herbert; 21; Lynn; 18. Open in full size

They lost a father: Mrs. Elsie May and four of her seven children sit sadly in their Stayner home after learning that Douglas May; 44; had lost his life when crushed beneath the hull of a ship being launched at Collingwood yesterday. From left are Ken; 20; Linda; 18; Herbert; 21; Lynn; 18.

Picture, 1969, English

They lost a father: Mrs. Elsie May and four of her seven children sit sadly in their Stayner home after learning that Douglas May; 44; had lost his life when crushed beneath the hull of a ship being launched at Collingwood yesterday. From left are Ken; 20; Linda; 18; Herbert; 21; Lynn; 18.

Picture, 1969, English

Caption:

They lost a father: Mrs. Elsie May and four of her seven children sit sadly in their Stayner home after learning that Douglas May, 44; had lost his life when crushed beneath the hull of a ship being launched at Collingwood yesterday. From left are Ken, 20; Linda, 18; Herbert, 21; Lynn, 18.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Ships - Disasters - Collingwood

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0014182f