Staff of Le Messager, 1928

Title

Staff of Le Messager, 1928

Authors

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Description

Staff of Le Messager, 1928

Left to right, bottom row: Eliagre Tremblay, Albert Bedard, Philibert Buteau, Edouard Martin, Yvonne Blais. Second row: Dominique Dionne, FX Guay, Louis P. Gagné, Valdor Couture, J.B. Couture, Faust Couture, Adelard Roy, Omer Gauvin. Top row: Liane Michaud Marcotte, Fernand Martin, Irma Poirier Plante, Leonard Michaud, Dr J L N Bonhumer, Loretta Vahon Roy, Eugene Gelinas, Delcia Deblois Dionne, Joseph Girard.

Jean-Baptiste Couture, the paper's owner, is in the center of the photo, together with his sons Faust and Valdor, who had taken over the day-to-day running of the business.

Note that some members of the staff remain from the 1908 photo (2013.0.25), including Omer Gauvin, who is a boy in 1908 (probably an apprentice typesetter), and a grown man in this image.

Publication Date

1928

Accession Number

2013.0.49

City

Lewiston, ME

Keywords

Le Messager, Lewiston, Maine

Location

BLeMessager F1

Comments

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Staff of Le Messager, 1928


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