Open House in 1908

This photo taken around 1908 shows Indian people who attended the open house. Open houses in those days were celebrated by relatives and friends of the builder of the house. This was before Indian affairs deci9ded to financially assist Indian people. Left to right: John Cope, Truro, N.S., Noel Toney, P.E.I., Steven Cabot, Whycocomagh, Matthew Francis, Pictou Landing, Mr. Christopher Morris, Eskasoni, Mrs. Christopher Morris, Eskasoni, Peter Morris, Eskasoni, Mrs. Joseph Marshall, Kings Road, Sydney, Mary Jane Morris, Eskasoni, Front Row: Charles Morris, Eskasoni, Noel Morris, Eskasoni, Steven Morris, Eskasoni, Mary Ann Morris, Eskasoni. Photo submitted by Matthew Morris, Eskasoni.