Accessibility: Skip to content


Results

We found 308 matching items.
Media Types Images   Item type(s) Correspondence or Postcards   Decade 2010  
list thumb list 2 columns gallery
  • South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, Bracebridge.
    South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, Bracebridge.
    image       South Muskoka Memorial Hospital officially opened in 1963 with 65 beds. A 31 bed extension was completed in 1970. More renovations were done in 1990, and in 2001 a new emergency department, new critical care unit and a large expansion named the Frank Miller Wing made it an 80 bed ...
    image     South Muskoka Memorial Hospital officially opened in 1963 with 65 beds. A 31 bed extension was completed in 1970. More renovations were done in 1990, and in 2001 a new ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Bracebridge Railway Station 1910
    Bracebridge Railway Station 1910
    image  1910     People assembled waiting for the arrival of the train at Bracebridge Railway Station. This station was built in 1885 by the Mackenzie Brothers, one of whom became Sir William Mackenzie after he led the construction of the Canadian Northern Railway.
    image  1910   People assembled waiting for the arrival of the train at Bracebridge Railway Station. This station was built in 1885 by the Mackenzie Brothers, one of whom became Sir William Mackenzie ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Manitoba Street, Bracebridge
    Manitoba Street, Bracebridge
    image       Manitoba Street, Bracebridge looking south, early 1900's.
    image     Manitoba Street, Bracebridge looking south, early 1900's.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Bracebridge,early 1900's
    Bracebridge,early 1900's
    image       Postcard depicting southern end of Bracebridge, looking north. Multi-storied building on the right is the Bracebridge Furniture Factory, which opened in 1903, employing 25 men, and closed in 1908.
    image     Postcard depicting southern end of Bracebridge, looking north. Multi-storied building on the right is the Bracebridge Furniture Factory, which opened in 1903, employing 25 men, and closed in 1908.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Bracebridge High School
    Bracebridge High School
    image       Written on the back of the postcard is "Bracebridge High School on McMurray St., at head of Quebec St., as it looked when new."
    image     Written on the back of the postcard is "Bracebridge High School on McMurray St., at head of Quebec St., as it looked when new."
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Old and new bridges, Bracebridge
    Old and new bridges, Bracebridge
    image  1905-1906     Looking towards Hunt's Hill from the east side of the Grand Trunk Railway. The new bridge went into use in March 1906, and the old wooden one was later taken down. Old Jubilee Skating Rink (later called Palace Rink) is the building at the riverbank just north of east end ...
    image  1905-1906   Looking towards Hunt's Hill from the east side of the Grand Trunk Railway. The new bridge went into use in March 1906, and the old wooden one was later taken ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Alport, Muskoka River near Bracebridge
    Alport, Muskoka River near Bracebridge
    image       Colour postcard showing Alport, on the Muskoka River near Bracebridge. Postcard was mailed in 1908.
    image     Colour postcard showing Alport, on the Muskoka River near Bracebridge. Postcard was mailed in 1908.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Muskoka Leather Company Tannery, Bracebridge
    Muskoka Leather Company Tannery, Bracebridge
    image       Muskoka Leather Company's tannery located on Muskoka River in Bracebridge. It opened in 1877 as the Beardmore Co. tannery but was sold in 1882 to Muskoka Leather Company. By 1890 it was one of the largest in Canada and was re-acquired by Beardmore. The tannery was expanded in 1913 but ...
    image     Muskoka Leather Company's tannery located on Muskoka River in Bracebridge. It opened in 1877 as the Beardmore Co. tannery but was sold in 1882 to Muskoka Leather Company. By 1890 ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Anglo-Canadian Tanning Co., Bracebridge
    Anglo-Canadian Tanning Co., Bracebridge
    image       The Anglo-Canadian Leather Co. began as the Huntsville & Bracebridge Tannery Company in 1891 but was re-named in 1905. It operated in Bracebridge until 1930.
    image     The Anglo-Canadian Leather Co. began as the Huntsville & Bracebridge Tannery Company in 1891 but was re-named in 1905. It operated in Bracebridge until 1930.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Log Chute, South Falls Muskoka River
    Log Chute, South Falls Muskoka River
    image       Logging companies used log chutes to guide their logs over the waterfalls.
    image     Logging companies used log chutes to guide their logs over the waterfalls.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Ice Bridge, Muskoka Falls in winter, Bracebridge
    Ice Bridge, Muskoka Falls in winter, Bracebridge
    image       The log chute over the Muskoka Falls in winter becomes an ice bridge.
    image     The log chute over the Muskoka Falls in winter becomes an ice bridge.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • 2016.23.1
    2016.23.1
    image       Blenheim Post Office and Rural Mail, Blenheim, Ont. postage marked October 23, 1914
    image     Blenheim Post Office and Rural Mail, Blenheim, Ont. postage marked October 23, 1914
    Chatham-Kent Museum
  • Beaumaris, Lake Muskoka
    Beaumaris, Lake Muskoka
    image       Fresh air and great fishing drew tourists from as far away as Pittsburgh to Beaumaris. By 1887, The Beaumaris Hotel, pictured in this postcard, was described as one of the finest summer resorts accomodating 150 guests, with Edward Prowse as proprietor. Guests journeyed by train to Gravenhurst, then boarded steamers ...
    image     Fresh air and great fishing drew tourists from as far away as Pittsburgh to Beaumaris. By 1887, The Beaumaris Hotel, pictured in this postcard, was described as one of the ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Dyer Memorial, Huntsville
    Dyer Memorial, Huntsville
    image       The Dyer Memorial is a stone monument on a property northeast of Huntsville, erected by Clifton Dyer, a successful Detroit lawyer, in memory of his wife who died in 1956. Mr. Dyer died three years later and their cremated remains rest at the top of the monument.
    image     The Dyer Memorial is a stone monument on a property northeast of Huntsville, erected by Clifton Dyer, a successful Detroit lawyer, in memory of his wife who died in 1956. ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Moving the Water Pump, Bracebridge
    Moving the Water Pump, Bracebridge
    image       The original water pump is being moved down Manitoba Street around 1880 to the pump house for town water. Note the Hess Furniture building behind the Morris Blacksmithing building.
    image     The original water pump is being moved down Manitoba Street around 1880 to the pump house for town water. Note the Hess Furniture building behind the Morris Blacksmithing building.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Baysville on Muskoka River
    Baysville on Muskoka River
    image       Aerial shot of Baysville, showing the dam on the Muskoka River. The first dam was built of logs and rock in 1873, a second was built in 1918. Finally in 1960 the present dam was opened, replacing the stone masonry dam.
    image     Aerial shot of Baysville, showing the dam on the Muskoka River. The first dam was built of logs and rock in 1873, a second was built in 1918. Finally in ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Steamboat Sagamo in Port Carling locks
    Steamboat Sagamo in Port Carling locks
    image       Sagamo awaits passage from Lake Rosseau to Lake Muskoka at Port Carling lock in 1958, her final season before retirement. Note the marking on the boat for The 100 Mile Cruise which was a very popular all-day excursion from 1923 to 1958. Passengers would travel by train from Toronto, spend ...
    image     Sagamo awaits passage from Lake Rosseau to Lake Muskoka at Port Carling lock in 1958, her final season before retirement. Note the marking on the boat for The 100 Mile ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Sagamo at Port Carling
    Sagamo at Port Carling
    image       Muskoka Navigation Co. Sagamo navigating through the logs floating in the water at Port Carling.
    image     Muskoka Navigation Co. Sagamo navigating through the logs floating in the water at Port Carling.
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Steamers at Port Carling
    Steamers at Port Carling
    image       Steamers coming and going at Port Carling. Steamboat traffic was busy on the lakes of Muskoka at the height of the season, especially during the early decades of the twentieth century.
    image     Steamers coming and going at Port Carling. Steamboat traffic was busy on the lakes of Muskoka at the height of the season, especially during the early decades of the twentieth ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
  • Queen Street Utterson
    Queen Street Utterson
    image       The village of Utterson, located about halfway between Bracebridge and Huntsville, was a busy place in the early 1900's. It had at least two hotels, three general stores and a busy railway station.
    image     The village of Utterson, located about halfway between Bracebridge and Huntsville, was a busy place in the early 1900's. It had at least two hotels, three general stores and a ...
    Bracebridge Public Library
Web Tools
See Alternate Formats:
Dublin Core | RSS | Atom | Solr | Mods | RDF
Share
Search within these results