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Door to the Past Tony Gallant

Tony Gallant is a freelance photographer with a keen interest in documenting local past history.He has lived most of his life in Prince County at the western end of Canada’s smallest province and birth place of Confederation, Prince Edward Island. In January of 2012, Tony began documenting properties that have been abandoned  and continue to […]

Prince Edward Island Then and Now Victor Runtz

Victor (Vic) Runtz was born in Arnprior, Ontario in 1922. During his navy career in WWII he visited Charlottetown and fell in love with an ?islander? and ?the Island?. After a career as editorial cartoonist at The Guardian, the family moved to Bangor, Maine, but the love of P.E.I. never diminished. Upon retirement he returned […]

Charlottetown: Then and Now W.Blair MacDonald

W. Blair MacDonald always took his children to visit their extended family when they were growing up.  They listened with interest to the stories of their fore fathers.  Through his stories, he instilled in them a sense of history, which has rubbed off on his children.  For example, his son Douglas is now a genealogist […]