North Highlands Community Museum
Dingwall, Nova Scotia

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Cape Breton's North Highlands: An Enduring Community

Jacob Wilkie, age 12
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Iris Wilkie during her interview with grandson, Jacob Wilkie
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Aerial view of St. Paul's Island
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Map of St. Paul's Island
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St. Paul's Island from the sea from Money Point area
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Lighthouse Keeper Wilson Gwinn, his wife, Sadie, and their one-year-old daughter, Effie.
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A younger Wison (right) and his brother Ed (left)
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Wilson Gwinn,  wife Sadie and two daughters (Mary and Effie)
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Sadie and Wilson Gwinn
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S.W. Lightkeepers wife Mrs. Gwinn, left; Miss Thelma Fitzgerald, right.
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Family waiting on North-East Landing
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Southwest Lightkeeper Wilson Gwinn, right; and helper
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Name Plate of Dr. J. S. Munro, who visited the island as acting physician.
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Power boat owned by Wilson Gwinn. Only sure means of communication with mainland, 14 miles away.
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Childhood home of Iris Wilkie as seen from sea
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Men Working On St. Pauls Island and wives
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Dory in Tittle
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Old wooden tower
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