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Summer haunts scene of to-days's near tragedy; This picture taken by a Star photographer from a specially chartered ski-equipped aeroplane; shows the shore; off which the fishermen were working when a mile-long ice pan broke away from the mainland making a prison of ice and snow from they were rescued this afternoon after many hours exposure to done of the worst blizzards of the year. The buildings in the foreground include the homes of some fishermen and cottages of summer residents. Open in full size

Summer haunts scene of to-days's near tragedy; This picture taken by a Star photographer from a specially chartered ski-equipped aeroplane; shows the shore; off which the fishermen were working when a mile-long ice pan broke away from the mainland making a prison of ice and snow from they were rescued this afternoon after many hours exposure to done of the worst blizzards of the year. The buildings in the foreground include the homes of some fishermen and cottages of summer residents.

Picture, 1935, English

Summer haunts scene of to-days's near tragedy; This picture taken by a Star photographer from a specially chartered ski-equipped aeroplane; shows the shore; off which the fishermen were working when a mile-long ice pan broke away from the mainland making a prison of ice and snow from they were rescued this afternoon after many hours exposure to done of the worst blizzards of the year. The buildings in the foreground include the homes of some fishermen and cottages of summer residents.

Picture, 1935, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Barrie

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0105967f