The Royal St. John's Regatta Digitization Project Development
Team would like to thank the following people and organizations for their help:
Thank you all!
- Provincial Information & Library Resources Board
- Michelle Walters, Manager, Provincial Resource Library Division & St. John's Public Libraries,
Brenda Parmenter, Newfoundland and Labrador Collection Librarian and Dennis Maher, Information
Technology Division who initiated the project. We would also like to thank Roma Moriarity, Jewel Cousens,
Mark Coleman, and Curtis Winter for their assistance and guidance.
- Gail Malone
- Vice President, Royal St. John's Regatta Committee, for heading the
project and making it a reality.
- John O'Mara
- Official Royal St. John's Regatta Archivist who provided
all official documentation in addition to editing content.
- Industry Canada
- Canada's Digital Collections funded by the Youth Employment Strategy for funding and
other financial assistance.
- Royal St. John's Regatta Boathouse Staff
- Royal St. John's Regatta Boathouse Museum Staff
- Kiersten Noel for helping with the research of Royal St. John's Regatta history.
- AC Hunter Library - Newfoundland Collection -
- John Griffin for providing access to the resident Newfoundland Collection.
- Dicks and Company
- For providing images.
- CBC Radio - Newfoundland and Labrador -
- Thanks to CBC Radio - Newfoundland and Labrador, and its representatives Christine Davies and
Cathy Collins who provided audio clips for use on this site.
- U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
- For providing images from the American military presence at the Regatta.
- Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador
- Shelley Smith, Sandra Ronayne, Wayne Sturge and Jack Lanphear
for providing archived images and glassplate images.
- Sports Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador
- Elizabeth Fewer, Linda Murphy and Francis Horwood for
providing additional archived images.
- Manfred Buchheit - Photographer -
- Photographer for Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador and
Sports Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador.
- Jack Fitzgerald - Author -
- A Day at the Races: The St. John's Regatta Story published
by Creative Publishing, St. John's, NL 2003 - used with permission -
- Gerry Boland - Photgrapher -
- Photographer of many photos collected from the Royal St. John's Regatta Museum.
- Kurt Mahle - Model Builder -
- Builder of scale boat and shell models located in the Regatta Museum.
- Dave Hoddinott - Artist -
- Conceptual artist responsible for boathouse painting.
- Walter Learning - Musician -
- Musicial director of the Church Lads Brigade Band, 2003.