County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Parisians Training for Home Defense, 1915


Description
Creators:
Unknown
Fisher, John
, Depicted
Brown, William A.
, Depicted
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This 1915 photograph depicts a platoon of Paris men training to defend Paris in the unlikely event of attack. They are holding wooden rifles. The man on the left is John Fisher, then an MP and later a senator.

This image was printed on the twenty-eighth page of photographs in At the Forks of the Grand: Volume II by D. A. Smith.
Inscriptions:
(On original matting)

Parisians training for home defense in 1915.
Copied and enlarged by Wm. A. Brown
Date of Original:
1915
Dimensions:
Width: 20 cm
Height: 16.3 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
1999.1758.01
Collection:
D.A. Smith Photograph Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Recommended Citation:
Parisians Training for Home Defense, 1915, D.A. Smith Photograph Collection, 1999.1758.01, Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use:
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society.”
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Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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Parisians Training for Home Defense, 1915


This 1915 photograph depicts a platoon of Paris men training to defend Paris in the unlikely event of attack. They are holding wooden rifles. The man on the left is John Fisher, then an MP and later a senator.

This image was printed on the twenty-eighth page of photographs in At the Forks of the Grand: Volume II by D. A. Smith.