December 8, 2021

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Henry Braithwaite
History, Museum

Henry Braithwaite

Henry Braithwaite was born in 1841 near Fredericton. He was the son of Alfred Braithwaite, a native of England who married Sarah Flinn of New Brunswick.  From his boyhood, Henry…

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Mary K. Tibbits
Biography, History

Mary K. Tibbits

Mary Kingsley Tibbits was born in 1870 and attended the Collegiate School in Fredericton, where she earned the Governor General’s Medal. Mary K. Tibbits then travelled, in 1884 to Wellesley,…

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Mary Pratt
Biography, Show Business

Mary Pratt

Mary Pratt was born Mary Frances West in 1935 in Fredericton. Pratt is a Canadian painter specializing in still life realist paintings. While her early works focus on domestic scenes, some…

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George Thomas Taylor
Biography, History

George Thomas Taylor

George Thomas Taylor was born in 1838 in Fredericton. He was the son of William Pentlow (Pentlowe) Taylor, a carpenter, and Frances Anne Morrison. New Brunswick’s pre-eminent 19th-century photographer, George…

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