Noah Phelps, President of the Ontario Methodist Camp Ground


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Media Type:
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Item Types:
Negatives
Portrait photographs
Description:
This is a photographic negative of Noah Phelps. It is a portrait photograph showing Phelps from the torso up. He is turning his head slight to the left. He is wearing a a dark-colored coat, vest, a light-colored shirt, and a bow tie.
Notes:
Phelps was one of the founders of the Ontario Methodist Camp Ground which became Grimsby Park. He was elected the first president of Grimsby Park in 1874 and remained president until his death in 1900. He also served as Postmaster of the Grimsby Park post office. He was an ardent supporter of temperance, Methodism, and the Chautauqua movement.
Inscriptions:
Noah Phelps
Date of Original:
c. 1890
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Phelps, Noah
Local identifier:
P2000-01-18-39
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1943143854079 Longitude: -79.5262044774628
Donor:
Grimsby Historical Society Archives
Creative Commons licence:
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Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original:
Grimsby Historical Society Archives
Contact
Grimsby Chautauqua
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

18 Carnegie Lane
Grimsby, ON L3M 1Y1
905.945.5142

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Noah Phelps, President of the Ontario Methodist Camp Ground


This is a photographic negative of Noah Phelps. It is a portrait photograph showing Phelps from the torso up. He is turning his head slight to the left. He is wearing a a dark-colored coat, vest, a light-colored shirt, and a bow tie.