Nova Scotia Archives

J.A.D. McCurdy

and the Silver Dart: Canada's 'First Aerial Navigator'

McCurdy children


The photograph is stamped "W.H. Watson, Photographer, Island Scenery Always on hand, Baddeck, C.B." Watson photographed Arthur and Lucy (O'Brien) McCurdy's four children – Susan Winifred (born 1881), George (1883), John Alexander Douglas (1886) and Arthur Lucian Salisbury (1888).

Date: ca. 1890

Photographer: W.H. Watson, Baddeck

Reference no.: J.A.D. McCurdy Nova Scotia Archives accession no. 2007-058 vol. 003 no. 02