Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax and Its People / 1749-1999

"Patriotic Concert for Belgian Relief Fund by Staff of Mahons Limited: Tableau Britannia", between 1914 and 1918


Mahon Bros. Limited was founded in 1873 as a dry goods and general notions business. It was located in its early days at 97-103 Barrington Street, at the corner of Prince. The Belgian Relief Committee was organized internationally in 1914 to provide relief to the people of Belgium, invaded by the Germans during World War I. The photograph includes: [back row] B. Doley, J. Gillis, R[ose] Kline; [third row] E. Anasty, A. Condon, E[laine] Hanrahan, C. Daine; [second row] A[nnie] Delany, A[manda] Nicolle, D. Hatton, D[ella] Naus[s], M[argaret] Carew, S[adie] Woodley; [first row] M[aud] Inglis, G[eorgina] Hubley.

Photographer: Climo

Date: between 1914 and 1918

Reference no.: Joan Galloway Nova Scotia Archives accession no. 1989-222 no. 3