Place: Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Source: Library and Archives Canada
Reference Number: C-96939
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The older woman still wears the traditional peaked cap. Sir Henry Acland (1815-1900) was made honorary physician to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, after accompanying him on his visit to Canada in 1860. ["Acland, Sir Henry Wentworth." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Vol. XXII. London, Oxford University Press, 1964-65.]
women; caps, women's; peaked caps; blanket-robes; Charlottetown; Prince Edward Island