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 shows a view of Rochford Square with St. Peter's Cathedral and bell tower in the background. There are no trees in the square, indicating that this photograph was taken before 1884, when the trees were planted.
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.