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  • Villa Allatini. Ancienne demeure de l'ex-Sultan Abdul-Hamid
    Villa Allatini. Ancienne demeure de l'ex-Sultan Abdul-Hamid
    imagetext  1 February 1916,     Reverse:I am sending you this in the spare time I have as the result of an injury I received to my chest the other day while ..ding on the end door of a Motor Transport lorry. It is not serious, but causes some pain and incapacitates me for the time ...
    imagetext  1 February 1916,   Reverse:I am sending you this in the spare time I have as the result of an injury I received to my chest the other day while ..ding on the end ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Souvenir de Salonique. L'eglise Sainte Sophie. [Hagia Sofia, Thessaloniki, Greece]
    Souvenir de Salonique. L'eglise Sainte Sophie. [Hagia Sofia, Thessaloniki, Greece]
    imagetext  9 March 1916,     Reverse:Things are going on well here. But they want all the men and I hope the whole of the young able bodied men in your neighbourhood have volunteered.I hope you and Mrs. Laytonfamily keep wellwith my kind regards to yourselves and all present.GrantSalonicaMarch 9th, 1916Sapper R. E.No. 138040 R.T.E.c/o Director ...
    imagetext  9 March 1916,   Reverse:Things are going on well here. But they want all the men and I hope the whole of the young able bodied men in your neighbourhood have volunteered.I hope you ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Military Camp, Aldershot, #19
    Military Camp, Aldershot, #19
    imagetext  1914-1918,     A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    imagetext  1914-1918,   A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Military Camp, Aldershot, #14
    Military Camp, Aldershot, #14
    imagetext  1914-1918,     A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    imagetext  1914-1918,   A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Military Camp, Aldershot, #15
    Military Camp, Aldershot, #15
    imagetext  1914-1918,     A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    imagetext  1914-1918,   A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Military Camp, Aldershot, #16
    Military Camp, Aldershot, #16
    imagetext  1914-1918,     A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    imagetext  1914-1918,   A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Military Camp, Aldershot, #17
    Military Camp, Aldershot, #17
    imagetext  1914-1918,     A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    imagetext  1914-1918,   A postcard of the Aldershot military camp near Kentville, Nova Scotia, during World War I.
    Oakville Public Library
  • The Relation of the United States to the Issues of the War
    The Relation of the United States to the Issues of the War
    text  Putnam, Major George Haven, The Relation of the United States to the Issues of the War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 8 Apr 1916, 166-186     The speaker's belief that in this great contest not only sympathies, but practical and direct cooperation should be given to England and to England's Allies; and that he is expressing the opinion of hundreds of thousands, even millions, of his fellow citizens in the United States. His further belief that ...
    text  Putnam, Major George Haven, The Relation of the United States to the Issues of the War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 8 Apr 1916, 166-186   The speaker's belief that in this great contest not only sympathies, but practical and direct cooperation should be given to England and to England's Allies; and that he is expressing ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Practical Consolidation of the Empire
    Practical Consolidation of the Empire
    text  Perley, Sir George, Practical Consolidation of the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 29 Aug 1916, 193-204     Perpetuating the British Empire; making it come closer together. The speaker's belief that the British Empire is the greatest secular force for good that the world has ever seen. Finding some practical way in which we shall get a voice in all matters of any concern, such as peace and ...
    text  Perley, Sir George, Practical Consolidation of the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 29 Aug 1916, 193-204   Perpetuating the British Empire; making it come closer together. The speaker's belief that the British Empire is the greatest secular force for good that the world has ever seen. Finding ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Canada's Contribution in Men to the Imperial Navy
    Canada's Contribution in Men to the Imperial Navy
    text  Guinness, Capt. Hon. Rupert, Canada's Contribution in Men to the Imperial Navy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 5 Oct 1916, 205-209     The speaker's object today to get the audience interested in his mission to get men for the Royal Navy. Why Great Britain is recruiting for the Navy from the Dominion. Some personal background and history of the speaker. The kind of men wanted. Difficulties involved in recruiting and training. A ...
    text  Guinness, Capt. Hon. Rupert, Canada's Contribution in Men to the Imperial Navy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 5 Oct 1916, 205-209   The speaker's object today to get the audience interested in his mission to get men for the Royal Navy. Why Great Britain is recruiting for the Navy from the Dominion. ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • The Great War
    The Great War
    text  Hearst, Hon. W.H., The Great War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 19 Oct 1916, 210-224     Some of the things the speaker saw and the impressions he received in connection with the great struggle in which we are now engaged, on his recent visit to England and France. The speaker's increased admiration for the British people and his appreciation of their bull-dog determination, perseverance and pluck; ...
    text  Hearst, Hon. W.H., The Great War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 19 Oct 1916, 210-224   Some of the things the speaker saw and the impressions he received in connection with the great struggle in which we are now engaged, on his recent visit to England ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Cradle Lands of Canadian Indians
    Cradle Lands of Canadian Indians
    text  Harris, Very Rev. W.R., Cradle Lands of Canadian Indians, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 26 Oct 1916, 225-241     ... article which appeared in the National Geographic Magazine, May, 1916,quot...
    text  Harris, Very Rev. W.R., Cradle Lands of Canadian Indians, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 26 Oct 1916, 225-241   ... article which appeared in the National Geographic Magazine, May, 1916,quot...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • United Canada's Answer to the Call
    United Canada's Answer to the Call
    text  Guthrie, Lieut.-Col. Percy, United Canada's Answer to the Call, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 2 Nov 1916, 242-252     How dear the word Empire is to every British heart. Telling of the sons of the Empire who are fighting in France and Flanders today. Going back to the beginning of the war when we all thought little of war; when we had not prepared for war. Preparation by the ...
    text  Guthrie, Lieut.-Col. Percy, United Canada's Answer to the Call, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 2 Nov 1916, 242-252   How dear the word Empire is to every British heart. Telling of the sons of the Empire who are fighting in France and Flanders today. Going back to the beginning ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Trade Preparations for Coming Peace
    Trade Preparations for Coming Peace
    text  Foster, Right Honourable Sir George E., Trade Preparations for Coming Peace, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 7 Nov 1916, 253-264     The situation and conditions which will confront us, or may confront us, when war ceases and when peace again commences to bless the world. Ways in which production and distribution have been profoundly affected all over the world by this tremendous war. Yet some things that it appears to some ...
    text  Foster, Right Honourable Sir George E., Trade Preparations for Coming Peace, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 7 Nov 1916, 253-264   The situation and conditions which will confront us, or may confront us, when war ceases and when peace again commences to bless the world. Ways in which production and distribution ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Some Observations on the War
    Some Observations on the War
    text  Hughes, Lieut.-General Sir Sam, Some Observations on the War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 9 Nov 1916, 265-274     The nature of Canadians with respect to war. The spirit of nervousness abroad in Canada, and what the speaker means by that. Peace societies and their activities in the United States and Canada before the war. Money from the German Government to support these activities. The disparity in terms of ...
    text  Hughes, Lieut.-General Sir Sam, Some Observations on the War, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 9 Nov 1916, 265-274   The nature of Canadians with respect to war. The spirit of nervousness abroad in Canada, and what the speaker means by that. Peace societies and their activities in the United ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Science and Industrial Research in Canada
    Science and Industrial Research in Canada
    text  McLennan, Professor J.C., Science and Industrial Research in Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 16 Nov 1916, 275-287     The need to put forth every possible effort to bring to the aid of the State every scientific man who is capable of contributing anything to the solution of the great problem before us, the winning of the war. How the necessity for this was realized in Great Britain. Extraordinary ...
    text  McLennan, Professor J.C., Science and Industrial Research in Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 16 Nov 1916, 275-287   The need to put forth every possible effort to bring to the aid of the State every scientific man who is capable of contributing anything to the solution of the ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Canada's Fishery Resources
    Canada's Fishery Resources
    text  Prince, Professor Edward, Canada's Fishery Resources, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 23 Nov 1916, 288-298     Canada fisheries, ranking amongst the greatest in the world. This discussion is divided into sections with the following headings: Canadian and Australian Waters Compared; Value of Our Fisheries Underestimated; Seven Fishery Divisions; Three Unique Features in Our Fisheries; Fisheries Our Most Permanent Resource; Reckless Waste in Fishing Industries; Canadian Fish-Ration ...
    text  Prince, Professor Edward, Canada's Fishery Resources, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 23 Nov 1916, 288-298   Canada fisheries, ranking amongst the greatest in the world. This discussion is divided into sections with the following headings: Canadian and Australian Waters Compared; Value of Our Fisheries Underestimated; Seven ...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • Canada's Rural Problem
    Canada's Rural Problem
    text  Good, W.G., Canada's Rural Problem, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 30 Nov 1916, 299-310     ... Pquot; campaign. But 1916 has been one of the worst years that we have ever...
    text  Good, W.G., Canada's Rural Problem, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 30 Nov 1916, 299-310   ... Pquot; campaign. But 1916 has been one of the worst years that we have ever...
    Empire Club of Canada
  • City of Erie (Steamboat), U127242, 1 May 1916
    City of Erie (Steamboat), U127242, 1 May 1916
    textnewspaper  1916     ...; May 1, 1916 6-2Steam paddle wheel CITY OF ERIE. U. S. No. 127242. Of 2,498...
    textnewspaper  1916   ...; May 1, 1916 6-2Steam paddle wheel CITY OF ERIE. U. S. No. 127242. Of 2,498...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • City of Buffalo (Steamboat), 1 May 1916
    City of Buffalo (Steamboat), 1 May 1916
    textnewspaper  1916     ...; May 1, 1916 6-2...
    textnewspaper  1916   ...; May 1, 1916 6-2...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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