John Dundas Howden, c. 1910


Description
Creator:
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A black and white portrait photograph of John Dundas Howden, 1841-1927. Mr. Howden is pictured standing on a wooden plank floor, holding a coat and walking stick.
Notes:
John Dundas Howden was born in Whitby Township (East Whitby after 1857) on January 27, 1841. For many years he was a farmer, specializing in the breeding of Shorthorn Cattle and Clydesdale Horses. He was president of the Ontario County Agricultural Society and a warden at St. John's Anglican Church, Port Whitby for many years. From 1885 to 1924 he was Postmaster of Whitby, and moved to a farm on Dundas Street East where the Georgian Courts apartments are now. He died at the home of his son-in-law, Dr. John Moore, in Brooklin, on August 25, 1927, and is buried at St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Columbus.
Date of Original:
c. 1910
Dimensions:
Width: 10 cm
Height: 12.5 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 10cm
Image Height: 12.5cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
31-009-147
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Kathleen Shellington
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a copy negative.
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John Dundas Howden, c. 1910
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John Dundas Howden, c. 1910


A black and white portrait photograph of John Dundas Howden, 1841-1927. Mr. Howden is pictured standing on a wooden plank floor, holding a coat and walking stick.