OurOntario searchWelcome to the OurOntario Discovery Portal, a service of Knowledge Ontario.http://search.ourontario.ca/atomKnowledge Ontariohttp://search.ourontario.ca/atomtile_50x50.gif16320Local Authors of Durham Region<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/apl/APL002816329t.jpg" alt="Local Authors of Durham Region" />A snapshot of past authors who lived in Durham Region.http://images.OurOntario.ca/ajax/150/exhibit2015-01-08T10:46:44ZWaterloo Park<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/Waterloo/WatPL002816367t.jpg" alt="Waterloo Park" />Waterloo Park was originally called Westside Park until the early 1900s.http://images.OurOntario.ca/waterloo/198/exhibit2014-11-01T17:05:11ZCobourg 175th Anniversary (1837-2012)<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/Cobourg/002816399t.jpg" alt="Cobourg 175th Anniversary (1837-2012)" />http://images.OurOntario.ca/Cobourg/238/exhibit2014-12-30T16:48:24ZThe Victoria Opera House<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/CTPL/CTPL002827972t.jpg" alt="The Victoria Opera House" />http://vitacollections.ca/cramahelibrary/331/exhibit2014-09-20T17:22:03ZAgnes Macphail<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/SouthGrey/002819376t.jpg" alt="Agnes Macphail" />The first female member of Parliament, Anges Macphail is a local hero and an icon for women's rights even today.http://vitacollections.ca/southgreymuseum/320/exhibit2014-08-14T13:34:44ZThe Hats of Cramahe ca.1900<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/CTPL/CTPL002819419t.jpg" alt="The Hats of Cramahe ca.1900" />http://vitacollections.ca/cramahelibrary/321/exhibit2014-07-29T13:52:24ZChildhood in Cramahe<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/CTPL/CTPL002825977t.jpg" alt="Childhood in Cramahe" />http://vitacollections.ca/cramahelibrary/329/exhibit2014-09-10T14:36:19ZSteve Nease: Tribute to a Local Artist<img src="http://images.halinet.on.ca/OakvilleImages/Images/OI002819901t.jpg" alt="Steve Nease: Tribute to a Local Artist" />http://images.oakville.halinet.on.ca/322/exhibit2014-08-20T22:52:42ZMay 1917 - World War I in the Colborne Express<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/CTPL/CTPL002821125t.jpg" alt="May 1917 - World War I in the Colborne Express" />http://vitacollections.ca/cramahelibrary/323/exhibit2014-08-06T11:45:53ZOakville History Makers<img src="http://images.halinet.on.ca/OakvilleImages/Images/OI002821598t.jpg" alt="Oakville History Makers" />http://images.oakville.halinet.on.ca/325/exhibit2014-08-18T00:22:00ZErchless and Its Inhabitants<img src="http://images.halinet.on.ca/OakvilleMuseum/Images/OKM_100077t.jpg" alt="Erchless and Its Inhabitants" />Essay is based on two photograph albums compiled by Hazel Chisholm Hart Mathews that tell the story of the inhabitants of Erchless Estate
http://images.oakville.halinet.on.ca/2/exhibit2014-07-31T15:52:04ZRasberry and Stevenson families<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/MHS/MHS002816262t.jpg" alt="Rasberry and Stevenson families" />Margaret (Mitchell) Rasberry and Dr. Keith Stevenson and their contribution to the welfare of young and old in Milton for over 30 years - a presentation by John McDonald, November 15, 2001 to the Milton Historical Society.http://images.milton.halinet.on.ca/10/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZOakville Historical Society Presents 150 Years of Oakville<img src="http://images.halinet.on.ca/OakvilleImages/Images/OHS/OHS002816265t.jpg" alt="Oakville Historical Society Presents 150 Years of Oakville" />This essay will demonstrate the growth of Oakville over the years and is based on images found in the archives of the Oakville Historical Societyhttp://images.oakville.halinet.on.ca/15/exhibit2014-07-29T15:34:17ZA History of Mental Health Facilities in Whitby, 1912 - Present<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/Whitby/002816273t.jpg" alt="A History of Mental Health Facilities in Whitby, 1912 - Present" />This virtual exhibit provides a brief history of mental health facilities in Whitby through text and photographs. The history starts with the creation and construction of the cottages of Ontario Hospital Whitby in 1912 and follows its progress to the present Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health...http://images.OurOntario.ca/whitby/39/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZKnox Presbyterian Church: an Oakville Landmark<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/knox/KnoxO002816275t.jpg" alt="Knox Presbyterian Church: an Oakville Landmark" />http://images.oakville.halinet.on.ca/49/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZPioneer Days in Wilmot Township<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/glib/THL_mt-essay.gif" alt="Pioneer Days in Wilmot Township" />This essay was written in support of the Grade Three Ontario Social Studies Curriculum.http://images.OurOntario.ca/wilmot/62/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZHugh S. Calverley - A Man at War...<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/joshuacreek/JCHC002816279t.jpg" alt="Hugh S. Calverley - A Man at War..." />The materials in this scrapbook span the years of 1914 and 1915 during World War I. From the correspondence between Hugh and his family members, as well as other WWI memorabilia, Mrs. Sybil Calverley recreated Hugh's war experiences in a breathtaking collection.http://images.oakville.halinet.on.ca/66/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZAdelaide Hunter Hoodless<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/glib/THL_mt-essay.gif" alt="Adelaide Hunter Hoodless" />Adelaide Hunter Hoodless is the founder of Women's Institutes, who worked tirelessly for the increased support and education of women. This essay was written in support of the Grade Ten Canadian and World Studies Ontario Curriculum.
http://images.OurOntario.ca/wilmot/70/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZHiram Capron's Life<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/cbpl/CBPL002816281t.jpg" alt="Hiram Capron's Life" />This essay explores the life of Hiram Capron and the contributions he made to the development of Paris, Ontario.http://images.ourontario.ca/brant/73/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19ZHiram Capron's Businesses<img src="http://images.ourontario.ca/Partners/cbpl/CBPL002816282t.jpg" alt="Hiram Capron's Businesses" />This essay describes the many different businesses in which Hiram Capron took part over the course of his life.http://images.ourontario.ca/brant/74/exhibit2014-07-24T09:08:19Z