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William Kilroe photographs

Auto polo contest, Regina, 1919

Auto polo contest, Regina, 1919
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William Kilroe photographs


William Kilroe’s photographs, which date primarily from 1919-1925, are rich in views of Regina businesses, personalities and events; a visit by the Prince of Wales and his inspection of the Royal North-West Mounted Police; Turner Valley oil wells; agriculture in the Vulcan area; and Rocky Mountain views. A brief biography of Kilroe is in the Archives Main Catalogue.


You may view all the currently digitized Kilroe photographs (about 200) in date order.


You may search the Kilroe photographs by subjects, places, people or dates by using the Archives Photographs search screen. Always enter Kilroe in the ‘Photographer/Illustrator’ box to limit your findings to this photographer, then refine your search by entering search terms in the other boxes on the screen. Several examples are given below:



  • Enter Kilroe in the ‘Photographer/Illustrator’ box AND Regina in the ‘Keywords/Phrase’ box to find photographs of Regina views and events.
  • Enter Kilroe in the ‘Photographer/Illustrator’ box AND oil in the ‘Keywords/Phrase’ box to find photographs of the Turner Valley oil fields.
  • Enter Kilroe in the ‘Photographer/Illustrator’ box AND Edward in the ‘People’ box to find photographs of Edward, Prince of Wales.
  • Enter Kilroe in the ‘Photographer/Illustrator’ box AND 1919 in the ‘Year(s)’ box to find photographs taken in this year.