Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Dr. John Scott


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Head and shoulders sepia studio portrait of Doctor John Scott, mounted on a mat.
Notes:
Dr. John Scott immigrated to Upper Canada in 1834, settling first in Galt then in Berlin, Ontario. He opened a doctor's office in 1835 and began to practice medicine and perform surgeries. He became the Warden of Waterloo County in 1852 and the first Reeve of Berlin in 1856. He died at 42 years old from consumption.

This photo is in fair condition: thumb-tack holes, some spotting.
Inscriptions:
Front: Doctor John Scott 1814-1856, Warden of Waterloo County 1853, Reeve of Berlin 1854-56
Date of Original:
1855
Dimensions:
Width: 21.5 cm
Height: 25.8 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 20.3cm
Image Height: 25.2cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Scott, John, M.D. ; Scott, Dr. John
Local identifier:
P005015
Collection:
Waterloo Historical Society
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Location of Original:
PB5
Terms of Use:
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
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Dr. John Scott


Head and shoulders sepia studio portrait of Doctor John Scott, mounted on a mat.