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Description found in Archives

Here an Immigration Officer examines a Dutch family of seven on board S.S. Groote Beer as they approach the Port of Quebec in May, 1956. 

Date(s)

May-56

Place

near Québec, Québec

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Scope and content

Immigration Officers board incoming ships before they reach port to speed necessary examination procedures, thus avoiding delays in disembarkation.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Nil
Item no. (creator)
40? (handwritten in pencil on both photos in folder)
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
06273.2
90: Open
Other accession no.
1972-047 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: E.L. Homewood / United Church Observer / Library and Archives Canada
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Library and Archives Canada

Additional name(s)

Photographer: E.L. Homewood.
Photographer: United Church Observer.

Additional information

Series title
Immigration - Arrivals

Signatures and inscriptions
Immigration Officers board incoming ships before they reach port to speed necessary examination procedures, thus avoiding delays in disembarkation. Here an Immigration Officer examines a Dutch family of seven on board S.S. Groote Beer as they approach the Port of Quebec in May, 1956. Photo: E.L. Homewood, United Church Observer.

Government

Other system control no.

3613748