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DesBrisay Museum

Album, Autograph


Accession number: 2006.26.31
Category: Memorabilia
Date: July 23 1925 – October 18 1927
Materials: PAPER; INK
Measurements: 16 cm L x 12 cm W
Marks/Label: HANDWRITTEN IN INK ON COVER: "AUTOGRAPHS" / LAURA E. PIPPY / SUMMER SCHOOL / TRURO, N.S."
Subject: NOVA SCOTIA, COLCHESTER COUNTY, TRURO, PEOPLE, LAURA E. PIPPY, SUSIE B. NEWCOMBE, SCHOOLS, SUMMER
Narrative: SUSIE BLANCHE NEWCOMBE WAS BORN IN 1905, THE DAUGHTER OF JAMES ASAPH (1866-1951) AND DRUSILLA ANNIE (HEBB) NEWCOMBE (1872-1957), IN NEWCOMBVILLE, LUNENBURG COUNTY, N.S. SUSIE NEWCOMBE DIED IN 1928 AND IS BURIED IN THE NEWCOMBVILLE COMMUNITY CEMETERY.
Description: SMALL BLUE AUTOGRAPH ALBUM CONTAINING MESSAGES FROM FELLOW CLASSMATES OF LAURA E. PIPPY AT SUMMER SCHOOL, TRURO, N.S. 1927.  PAGE 49 HAS MESSAGE FROM SUSIE B. NEWCOMBE, BRIDGEWATER, SISTER OF STANLEY ASAPH NEWCOMBE.  
History of Use: USED BY LAURA PIPPY OF TRURO, N.S. MESSAGE ON LAST PAGE STATES IT WAS LEFT IN THE DOCTOR'S OFFICE SOME TIME AGO, MUMFORD ROAD, HALIFAX, FEB. 1928.