Holman Island



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  • In Bedeque Bay. Named for J. L. Holman who bought it in the 1870s and built a summer hotel on it. De la Roque 1752 Isle de Bedec; Holand 1765, Chart 1849, Wright and Cundall 1874, Meacham 1880, and Department of Interior 1914 Indian Island. Wyld 1845 Dunk I. Formerly called Flynn's Island for an eccentric hermit who lived on it; formerly known as Pope's Island for J. C. Pope who owned it before Holman.

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  • Rayburn ; Created by J. Toms, 25 November 2014.

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Holman Island

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Holman Island

  • UF Indian Island
  • UF Pope's Island
  • UF Holman's Island
  • UF Flynn's Island

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Holman Island

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Holman Island collection : 1936-1970

  • CA PCA Acc2603
  • Collection
  • 1972, 1999

The collection contains a history class paper on Holman's Island, Prince Edward Island, by Fraser E. Clark, and several newspaper articles about James L. Holman and the Island Park Hotel. The collection also includes a photograph of the Isla...