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  • "Little Boys Race"
    "Little Boys Race"
    image       ... by a large group. The location is 12 O'Clock Point and was taken in 1908....
    image     ... by a large group. The location is 12 O'Clock Point and was taken in 1908....
    Quinte West Public Library
  • St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Glace Bay, C.B.
    St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Glace Bay, C.B.
    image  3 January 1908,     New Aberdeen. Jan 3rd.We were pleased to hear you arrived home in safety. Had you been in Middle River would have mailed your shaving brush sooner. Kindest regards to all.Sincerely,E.P. McKay
    image  3 January 1908,   New Aberdeen. Jan 3rd.We were pleased to hear you arrived home in safety. Had you been in Middle River would have mailed your shaving brush sooner. Kindest regards to all.Sincerely,E.P. ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Presbyterian Church Milltown, N.B.
    Presbyterian Church Milltown, N.B.
    imagetext  ca. 1908,    
    imagetext  ca. 1908,  
    Oakville Public Library
  • St. John River, Fredericton, New Brunswick
    St. John River, Fredericton, New Brunswick
    imagetext  6 October 1908,     ... Mary Kitchen, mailed in Fredericton, New Brunswick, 6 October 1908....
    imagetext  6 October 1908,   ... Mary Kitchen, mailed in Fredericton, New Brunswick, 6 October 1908....
    Oakville Public Library
  • Grand Falls Canon [i.e. Canyon] from Bridge, New Brunswick
    Grand Falls Canon [i.e. Canyon] from Bridge, New Brunswick
    imagetext  26 September 1908,     Reverse:Grand Falls, Sept. 26/08Thought you would perhaps be interested to know that I got to Grand Falls. Have met Mr.Mrs. Des B. also Mr. H.C.F. Walked about 7 miles yesterday over the line with W.K. and am so tired today that I can hardly move. Hazle told us all about ...
    imagetext  26 September 1908,   Reverse:Grand Falls, Sept. 26/08Thought you would perhaps be interested to know that I got to Grand Falls. Have met Mr.Mrs. Des B. also Mr. H.C.F. Walked about 7 miles yesterday ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Botsford Street, Moncton, New Brunswick
    Botsford Street, Moncton, New Brunswick
    imagetext  8 January 1908,     Reverse:8/1/08We leave Moncton Friday morning at 2:25. We are sorry that we couldn't [take] a later train, as our [ticket] allows no stop over. [We] have to go right through [...]. L.H. Mack
    imagetext  8 January 1908,   Reverse:8/1/08We leave Moncton Friday morning at 2:25. We are sorry that we couldn't [take] a later train, as our [ticket] allows no stop over. [We] have to go right through ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Winter Service between MainlandCharlottetown, P.E.I.
    Winter Service between MainlandCharlottetown, P.E.I.
    imagetext  10 August 1908,     Arrived safely through New York, Had a very lovely trip and very fine weather. Got home Saturday at 9 o'clock. Address. 16 Kent St. CharlottetownD. Vair
    imagetext  10 August 1908,   Arrived safely through New York, Had a very lovely trip and very fine weather. Got home Saturday at 9 o'clock. Address. 16 Kent St. CharlottetownD. Vair
    Oakville Public Library
  • Banff Hotel, Banff, Alba [sic], Canada, on line Can. Pac. Ry.
    Banff Hotel, Banff, Alba [sic], Canada, on line Can. Pac. Ry.
    imagetext  April 1908,     Reverse:Rec'd card. There was a time when N. Aberdeen could boast of its "real cheese" but alas. Rec'd your "message" by bearer. Sorry but I'm afraid I can't say thanks [sic]. Think of F.H.C. and all was said. It will do splendidly. Trust you will not be infected by that ...
    imagetext  April 1908,   Reverse:Rec'd card. There was a time when N. Aberdeen could boast of its "real cheese" but alas. Rec'd your "message" by bearer. Sorry but I'm afraid I can't say thanks ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Stirling, from Abbey Craig
    Stirling, from Abbey Craig
    image  ca 1908,     Reverse:River very winding, 5 miles to Alloa by air, 21 by river, very fertile valley.[note written by Rev. R.B. Layton]
    image  ca 1908,   Reverse:River very winding, 5 miles to Alloa by air, 21 by river, very fertile valley.[note written by Rev. R.B. Layton]
    Oakville Public Library
  • Glasgow Cathedral and Necropolis
    Glasgow Cathedral and Necropolis
    image  ca. 1908,     Prominently situated on a hill above the Glasgow Cathedral (also known as the Cathedral of St. Mungo), the Glasgow Necropolis is the final resting place for at least fifty thousand people who have been buried in approximately 3,500 tombs. The Necropolis, established in 1831 by the Merchants' House of Glasgow, ...
    image  ca. 1908,   Prominently situated on a hill above the Glasgow Cathedral (also known as the Cathedral of St. Mungo), the Glasgow Necropolis is the final resting place for at least fifty thousand ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • St. Mary's River, Marysville, Near Cranbrook, B.C.
    St. Mary's River, Marysville, Near Cranbrook, B.C.
    image  January 1908,     Reverse:Will you stop off and make us a visit when you come back home?Aunt Helen
    image  January 1908,   Reverse:Will you stop off and make us a visit when you come back home?Aunt Helen
    Oakville Public Library
  • [Uncle Sam]
    [Uncle Sam]
    image  25 June 1908,     Reverse:50 River St., Marlboro, Mass.What's the matter with this card. Isn't he a dandy. Give him a prominent place in your study so that you may count your blessings.A.B. McL.
    image  25 June 1908,   Reverse:50 River St., Marlboro, Mass.What's the matter with this card. Isn't he a dandy. Give him a prominent place in your study so that you may count your blessings.A.B. McL.
    Oakville Public Library
  • St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh
    St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh
    image  1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:John Knox d. 1572. Letters "J.K." in street near St. Giles where buried. His house on High St. Heart of Midlothian in sidewalk. From Holyrood to St. Giles process'n when Kirk Ass'y meets. Here Jennie Geddes flung stool. Scene of many fights. Story of piper ...
    image  1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:John Knox d. 1572. Letters "J.K." in street near St. Giles where buried. His house on High St. Heart of Midlothian in sidewalk. From Holyrood ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Gathering Stone, Sheriff Muir, Dunblane
    Gathering Stone, Sheriff Muir, Dunblane
    image  ca. 1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Battle of Sheriffmuir fought 13 Nov. 1715 checking advance of army of Pretender (Jacobite)
    image  ca. 1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Battle of Sheriffmuir fought 13 Nov. 1715 checking advance of army of Pretender (Jacobite)
    Oakville Public Library
  • Cambuskenneth Abbey (and Tomb of James III). Stirling
    Cambuskenneth Abbey (and Tomb of James III). Stirling
    image  ca. 1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Founded by David I 1147. Early Scottish Parliaments often met in Abbey. Reformers sacked Abbey. Stone carried off for building purposes. Abbeys of Scot. were very rich. Last Abbots belonged to Erskine family.
    image  ca. 1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Founded by David I 1147. Early Scottish Parliaments often met in Abbey. Reformers sacked Abbey. Stone carried off for building purposes. Abbeys of Scot. were ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • The Palace, Stirling Castle
    The Palace, Stirling Castle
    image  ca. 1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Fort here from pre-histoic times. Residence of Stuart House. Jas I, Jas. IVV born in Stirling. Jas. V crowned here (Lady of Lake). Parliament House ...once largest. Mary Queen of Scots lived here 4 years. Jas. VI educated here. The Chapel Royal was built by ...
    image  ca. 1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Fort here from pre-histoic times. Residence of Stuart House. Jas I, Jas. IVV born in Stirling. Jas. V crowned here (Lady of Lake). Parliament House ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • The Beheading Stone, Gowan Hill, Stirling
    The Beheading Stone, Gowan Hill, Stirling
    image  ca. 1908,     Front:"And thou, O Sad and Fatal Mound, That oft has heard the dread axe sound." -- Scott.Reverse notes written by Rev. R.B. Layton:Place of Execution from early times.
    image  ca. 1908,   Front:"And thou, O Sad and Fatal Mound, That oft has heard the dread axe sound." -- Scott.Reverse notes written by Rev. R.B. Layton:Place of Execution from early times.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Old Bridge of Forth, Stirling
    Old Bridge of Forth, Stirling
    image  ca. 1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Built c. 1400. All roads had to meet here to cross the Forth at Stirling. Forth a natural barrier across Scotland.Battle of St. Br. 1297 -- Scots 10,000, Eng. 50,000.
    image  ca. 1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Built c. 1400. All roads had to meet here to cross the Forth at Stirling. Forth a natural barrier across Scotland.Battle of St. Br. 1297 ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Holyrood Palace
    Holyrood Palace
    image  ca. 1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Abbey of Holyrood founded by Ki. David in 1128. legend of its founding. Built by masons from FranceFlanders. Abbey richly endowed. Possessions ... wheretithes. enormous revenue.... Chas. II bed. Rizzio's murder. Secret stairway. Jo. Knox met Queen Mary.
    image  ca. 1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:Abbey of Holyrood founded by Ki. David in 1128. legend of its founding. Built by masons from FranceFlanders. Abbey richly endowed. Possessions ... wheretithes. enormous ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • East and West Churches, Stirling
    East and West Churches, Stirling
    image  ca. 1908,     Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:dates from 12th C. 1544 4 prelates and 21 nobles in this church constituted Mary of Guise Queen Regent of Scot., during minority of Mary (Queen of Scots). Jas. 6th was crowned here in 1761 at 13 mos. 10 days. J. Knox preached. His pulpit ...
    image  ca. 1908,   Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton:dates from 12th C. 1544 4 prelates and 21 nobles in this church constituted Mary of Guise Queen Regent of Scot., during minority of Mary ...
    Oakville Public Library
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