The submitter believes one of the gentlemen in this photograph may be his great-grandfather, William Murphy - a sailor by trade - who likely lived on Waterford Bridge Road in St. John's. It was taken sometime between 1879 and 1910 by S.H. Parsons of 310 Water Street.
Submitted by Maurice Charette of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
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