The Great Outdoors: The Life & Times of Claude and Mary Tidd.


Claude Tidd. Born in England, 1886. Left for the Yukon at age 24. 20 years as a Royal Mountie. Married Mary Ryder in 1925. Avid outdoorsm
an, photographer
, musician, writer and film maker. Died in Dersingham, England, 1949. A frontier renaissance man. The real deal. To read more on Claude and Mary, click HERE. To view more of Claude’s photos from his life in the Yukon, click HERE.



























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8 Responses to The Great Outdoors: The Life & Times of Claude and Mary Tidd.

  1. Sam says:

    Looks like a happy, well lived life

  2. candycane says:

    great story! just linked it … don't make em' like that anymore!http://reallifeiselsewhere.blogspot.com/2010/02/claude-mary-tidd.html

  3. P.M says:

    Such an epic post.Probably the definitive Secret Forts post.Holy shit, I don't even know where to start….Thanks for sharing this goldmine.

  4. Ulysses says:

    This is what the fuck I'm talking about

  5. love the 'god help those..' sign.

  6. m says:

    so rad. thanks! -m

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