The photos beneath are from the collection
of Thomas Andrew JACKSON of Bangor, Co. Down. They were not the
best quality. Many of them had been printed on non-photographic
paper and perhaps with less fixative than would have been desireable.
I am assuming that Thomas Jackson BROWN (my grandfather - 1879-1933)
had his own darkroom, but costs and the availability of supplies
were an issue. I have cropped some of the photos and also edited
them for more clarity. For other photos from this era, SEE: The
Glenbow Archives (on the web as well asSettlement
History of the Germans in Calgary
Thomas Jackson BROWN is on the right above and then on the
left beneath. He and his friend are at Exshaw, Alberta just off
Highway 1, east of Canmore. There are lime deposits at the peak
of the mountain in a heart shaped formation.
This is Thomas Jackson BROWN on the right with
his friend, at Exshaw - presumably on the same hike as in the previous
Thomas Jackson & CPR Chairman.
Thomas Jackson & Mr. Alexander
Jane Edgar BROWN & husband Thomas Jackson BROWN - probably in their
home circa 1909
Thomas Jackson BROWN and his wife Jane Edgar & friends in Calgary.
The top two photos are of Thomas Jackson
BROWN - likely in Calgary circa 1909.
Thomas Jackson BROWN in his home in Calgary - likely about 1909.
On the back of this photo is: Calgary Hotel. I do know which one,