St. Peter's Cathedral Archives houses and makes available the Cathedral official archives, along with archival materials related to the church community in Charlottetown and across Prince Edward Island.
The photograph is a head and shoulders portrait of a man; the inscription on the back reads "Alexander MacNab, one of the parishioners of St. Peter's." The number "3" is also written on the back of the photograph.
The photograph shows an exterior, frontal view of St. Peter's Cathedral and All Souls Chapel and the field in front. The buildings are partially obscured by snow-covered trees, and there is a considerable amount of snow on the ground.
The photograph is a close-up view of a chalice. The inscription on the back of the image reads as follows: "Chalice presented [to?] the [Community of Resurrection?] for their work in South Africa by St. Peter's Cathedral. The design is a copy of the famous Nettlecombe chalice. 15th Century. Advent 191[8?]"