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NovaMuse: Artifact: Photograph [CC.588]

NovaMuse: Artifact: Photograph [CC.588]

Art Dorrington hockey card. Dorrington was the first black hockey player to sign an NHL contract. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax.

Dorrington was the first black hockey player to sign an NHL contract. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax.

Late 19th century mystery reader. West Hants Historical Museum collection, Windsor

Late 19th century mystery reader. West Hants Historical Museum collection, Windsor

Unnamed belle of the ball, 1942. West Hants Historical Museum collection, Windsor

Unnamed belle of the ball, West Hants Historical Museum collection, Windsor

Unknown family outside their home. West Hants Historical Museum collection, Windsor.

Unknown family outside their home.

Crest of the #2 Construction Battalion, segregated unit for African Canadians during the First World War. Circa 1916-1918. Army Museum collection, Halifax.

Crest of the Construction Battalion, segregated unit for African Canadians during the First World War.

Isaac Phills of Whitney Pier, of the #2 Construction Battalion, C.E.F. Whitney Pier Historical Museum collection, Sydney

Isaac Phills of Whitney Pier, of the Construction Battalion, C.

Eleanor Marguerite (Ashe) Halfkenny, circa 1920s, being adorable in her handmade two-piece flour bag dress. Colchester Historeum collection, Truro.

Eleanor Marguerite (Ashe) Halfkenny, circa being adorable in her handmade two-piece flour bag dress.

Steve Benton of the Halifax Windjammers. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax.

Steve Benton of the Halifax Windjammers. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax.

H/Capt. W.A. White, Chaplain of #2 Construction Battalion. C.E.F. He was the only black officer in the British Empire in World War I. Army Museum collection, Halifax. 1914-1918.

H/Capt. White, Chaplain of Construction Battalion. He was the only black officer in the British Empire in World War I.

Mary Byard, circa 1903. Colchester Historeum collection, Truro.

Mary Byard, circa 1903. Colchester Historeum collection, Truro.

Africville Sea-Sides hockey team, 1921. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax

1921 Africville Sea-Sides hockey team - an all black hockey team from the Coloured Hockey League.

Newsletter featuring World Champion boxer George Dixon, circa 1958. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax

Newsletter featuring World Champion boxer George Dixon, circa Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax

William Lawrence Paris of the #2 Construction Battalion, circa 1916. Colchester Historeum collection, Truro

William Lawrence Paris of the Construction Battalion, circa Colchester Historeum collection, Truro

Art Dorrington's jersey. Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax

Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame collection, Halifax