Joseph Howe Festival

Black & white photo of Mayor Walter Fitzgerald presenting a cheque to Festival Vice-President, Carolyn Amirault in front of the Joseph Howe statue in the courtyard of Province House, 1978.

HMA 102-107-1-3-18. Photograph by Nova Scotia Communications Information Centre

Colour photograph of a ceremonial flag raising event

Gov. Gen. Ed Schreyer & festival member raising festival flag at Citadel, 1979. HMA 102-107-1-1-5

Colour photo of the two youngsters in Victorian dress at Historic Properties

Oratorical Contest winners, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Howe at Historic Properties, 1985. HMA 102-107-1-1-1

Black & white copy of newspaper advertisement: The all new and different 1976 Joseph Howe Dollar.  You can urchase yours at Banks and Stores throughout Halifax-Dartmouth – Now Available.  The 1976 Howe Dollar is distinctlysyled this year.  Add it to your collection or pick up a set of two (1975 and 1976).   Legal currency in th Cities of Halifax and Dartmouth June 30-Oct.5

Clipping from the Mail Star promoting the Joseph Howe Trade Dollar, 1976. HMA 102-107-10-003-001

Black & white photo of parade crowd

A float in the annual Joseph Howe Festival Parade promoting the Trade Dollar, [197-?]. HMA 102-107-1

Black & white photo of an event for the ceremonial presentation of a portrait

Presentation of Joseph Howe portrait, 1978. HMA 102-107-1-3-12

Black & white photo of a signing ceremony

Dorothy Howe Wilson and group, 1978. HMA 102-107-1-3-13