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Envelope of Baird and Foley family photos 

Envelope of Baird and Foley family photos

textcommentmystery 19[??]  This envelope contains a set of early 20th century family photos pertaining to the Baird and Foley families of Paris, Ontario. They include a variety of family photos and photos of family members with friends, as well as several photos showing the Baird family home in Paris (which may be the Baird...

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Merryweather Steam Fire Engine at Montreal, 1873 

Merryweather Steam Fire Engine at Montreal, 1873

image 1872,   Black and white negative of a photograph of an engraving of the Merryweather Steam Fire Engine at Montreal. The engraving was taken from an original photograph.The Merryweather Steam Fire Engine, manufactured in England, served the Town of Whitby from November 1872 to 1926 when it was replaced by...

Whitby Public Library

Election campaign postcard showing Sir Wilfrid Laurier, G.H. McIntyre and the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa, 1908 

Election campaign postcard showing Sir Wilfrid Laurier, G.H. McIntyre and the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa, 1908

image 1908  Campaign postcard featuring a photo of Sir Wilfrid Laurier (Prime Minister of Canada) and Perth Liberal Candidate G.H. McIntyre as well as a photo of the Parliament building in Ottawa.Condition: Very good. Any imperfections seem to have come from the time of print.Front: Sir Wilfrid...
45.4251, -75.70006 45.4251 -75.70006

St. Marys Museum

Re-election promo for Percy Climo for Council 

Re-election promo for Percy Climo for Council

image   Re-election promo for Percy Climo for Council, in St.Catharines, Ontario (Grantham Township) on December 1956. Source: Percy Climo Acquired: February 25, 1988

Cobourg Public Library

Election promotion for Percy Climo during the 1946 Rideau Ward 

Election promotion for Percy Climo during the 1946 Rideau Ward

image   Election promotion for Percy Climo during the 1946 Rideau Ward, Smith's Falls municipal elections. Includes a partial listing of his construction accomplishments. Source: Percy Climo Acquired: February 25, 1988

Cobourg Public Library

Election promotion for Percy Climo during the 1947 Rideau Ward, Smith's Falls municipal elections. 

Election promotion for Percy Climo during the 1947 Rideau Ward, Smith's Falls municipal elections.

image   Election promotion for Percy Climo during the 1947 Rideau Ward, Smith's Falls municipal elections. Source: Percy Climo Acquired: February 25, 1988

Cobourg Public Library

New Dundee Tweedsmuir History Book F 

New Dundee Tweedsmuir History Book F

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New Dundee Women's Institute

New Dundee Tweedsmuir History Book O2 

New Dundee Tweedsmuir History Book O2

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New Dundee Women's Institute

Residence of John Dryden/Maple Shade Farm 

Residence of John Dryden/Maple Shade Farm

image c.1925,   Black and white negative depicting the residence of John Dryden also called Maple Shade Farm. The house was photographed from the front. There are vines growing up either side of the front door.This brick house was built in 1835 on lot 20 of Concession 7 in Whitby Township. It was located on the...
43.97441, -78.94501 43.97441 -78.94501

Whitby Public Library

Whitby Junction Station 

Whitby Junction Station

image 1918,   Black and white negative depicting a photographic postcard of Whitby Junction Station. Men are standing on the station platform. There is an ambulance and paramedics at right of photograph.The Whitby junction Station was built at the foot of Byron Street on the Grand Trunk Railway in 1903. It...
43.86399, -78.93865 43.86399 -78.93865

Whitby Public Library

Whitby Junction Station 

Whitby Junction Station

image c.1908,   Black and white negative depicting a postcard of Whitby Junction Station. The station is at right and there are a number of people standing on the platform.The Whitby junction Station was built at the foot of Byron Street on the Grand Trunk Railway in 1903. It closed in 1969 and in 1970 it was...
43.865475, -78.93883 43.865475 -78.93883

Whitby Public Library

Canadian Pacific Railway Station 

Canadian Pacific Railway Station

image 1915,   Black and white negative of a photograph of the Canadian Pacific Railway station in Whitby. A man is standing on the platform as a train pulls into the station. There is a carriage in the background.The Canadian Pacific Railway station was built in 1913 on the south side of the Canadian Pacific...
43.88812, -78.94484 43.88812 -78.94484

Whitby Public Library

Canadian Northern Bridge over Devil's Den 

Canadian Northern Bridge over Devil's Den

image 1910,   Black and white negative depicting a photograph of a postcard of the completed Canadian Northern Railway trestle over Devil's Den.Handwritten at right: 'C.N.R./Steel Brid[ge]/Devil's De[n]/Near/Brooklin, O[N]'
43.95279, -78.95393 43.95279 -78.95393

Whitby Public Library

Canadian Northern Railway Construction Crew 

Canadian Northern Railway Construction Crew

imagemystery 1910,   Black and white negative of a photograph of members of the construction crew of the Canadian Northern Railway. The unidentified men are sitting/standing on piles of gravel and stone.The Canadian Northern Railway was built through Concession 5 in 1910.
43.943394, -78.95187 43.943394 -78.95187

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Ontario County Courthouse 

Ontario County Courthouse

image 1923,   Black and white negative of a proof for a postcard of the Ontario County Courthouse. View looking north from the corner of Centre and Ontario Streets. The dome on the roof is considerably touched up.The Ontario County Courthouse was built from 1852-1854 on the west side of Centre Street between...
43.87547, -78.94355 43.87547 -78.94355

Whitby Public Library

Ontario County House of Refuge 

Ontario County House of Refuge

image 1908,   Black and white negative of a photograph of the Ontario County House of Refuge. Nurses and other staff members can be seen standing on the porch.The Ontario County House of Refuge was built between 1901-1903. It was located on the west side of High Street opposite John Street. It served as a house...
43.88119, -78.95067 43.88119 -78.95067

Whitby Public Library

Whitby High School Athletic Team, 1925 

Whitby High School Athletic Team, 1925

image 1925,   Black and white negative of a photograph of the athletic team from Whitby High School. The boys are wearing their uniforms. Back row: Jack Blow, Jack Hutchinson, Bob Richardson, Doug Maundrell, Bob Blow. Front row: Ernest Northam.This athletic team attended the Ontario Track Meet at the Canadian...

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Ernest Northam 

Ernest Northam

image c.1928,   Black and white negative of a photograph showing track star Ernest Northam in starting position. The photograph was taken in a studio.Ernest Northam was perhaps the greatest athlete in the history of Whitby High School. He successively won the Sir Hector Langevin Cup for four years between...

Whitby Public Library

King Street School 

King Street School

image 1923,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a proof for a postcard of King Street School.King Street School was built in 1921 on the block bounded by King, Dunlop, Henry, and Gilbert Streets. It was built to replace Henry Street School which burned down in 1920. In 1979 it was renamed R.A. Sennett...
43.876118, -78.94535 43.876118 -78.94535

Whitby Public Library

Whitby Collegiate Institute, c.1908 

Whitby Collegiate Institute, c.1908

image c.1908,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard depicting Whitby Collegiate Institute. There are a number students in the schoolyard.The Whitby Collegiate Institute was built in 1873 and was located on the south side of Colborne Street between King and Centre Streets. The school was...
43.878098, -78.94484 43.878098 -78.94484

Whitby Public Library

Spencer Public School Class, 1906 

Spencer Public School Class, 1906

image 1906,   Black and white negative of a photograph showing an image of the students of Spencer School. The students were photographed in front of the school. The teacher of this class was Lilly Robertson. Girls: Elsie Robinson, Addie Elsom, Blanche White, Vera Hopkins, Greta White, Gertie White, Hannah...
43.96675, -78.98037 43.96675 -78.98037

Whitby Public Library

Heydenshore Park from Lake Ontario, c.1924 

Heydenshore Park from Lake Ontario, c.1924

image c.1924,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing Heydenshore Park from Lake Ontario. At right is the park pavilion and at left is the Methodist Fresh Air Home.Heydenshore Park was a summer resort established around 1900 east of Whitby Harbour. A number of cottages were built there...
43.8479, -78.91102 43.8479 -78.91102

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Argyle Steamship at New York, c.1909 

Argyle Steamship at New York, c.1909

image c.1909,   Black and white negative of a photograph showing an image of the Argyle steamship at Olcott Beach in New York. The ship is docked and there are people standing on the pier.The Argyle called regularly at Whitby Harbour in the 1900s.Printed at bottom left corner: 'Steamer Argyle at Olcott Beach, N.Y.'

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 Garden City  Steamship Leaving Whitby Harbour, c.1909 

Garden City Steamship Leaving Whitby Harbour, c.1909

image c.1909,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing the Garden City steamship pulling away from Whitby harbour with members of the 34th Regiment on board. There is a crowd standing on the dock watching the ship leave. View shows the east pier with the west pier and lighthouse at...

Whitby Public Library

 Maple Leaf  Schooner, 1907 

Maple Leaf Schooner, 1907

image 1907,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing the Maple Leaf schooner on the front.The Maple Leaf was owned by Captain Richard Goldring (1859-1945) of Port Whitby. He operated the schooner until 1911 when he became a store keeper at Port Whitby.Printed along the top of the...

Whitby Public Library

Byron Street, c.1918 

Byron Street, c.1918

image c.1918-1919,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing Byron Street looking south from John Street. The Patterson home, on the south-west corner of Byron and John Streets, is visible at right. Byron Street is at left.Printed along bottom of postcard: 'Byron St Whitby Ont.'
43.882553, -78.94484 43.882553 -78.94484

Whitby Public Library

Byron Street, c.1918 

Byron Street, c.1918

image c.1918,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing Byron Street looking north from Mary Street. The house on the left was owned by Sheriff John F. Paxton.Printed at bottom left: 'Byron St./Whitby Ont.'
43.881313, -78.94432 43.881313 -78.94432

Whitby Public Library

Mary Street, c.1910 

Mary Street, c.1910

image c.1910,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing Mary Street looking east from Brock Street.
43.881626, -78.94278 43.881626 -78.94278

Whitby Public Library

Looking South-east from Euclid Street Water Tower, 1914 

Looking South-east from Euclid Street Water Tower, 1914

image 1914,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing Whitby from the top of the water tower on Euclid Street. View looking south-east shows All Saints' Anglican Church at left and the Methodist Tabernacle (St. Mark's United Church) at right.Printed at bottom left: 'Bird's Eye...
43.879333, -78.947235 43.879333 -78.947235

Whitby Public Library

Ontario Ladies' College Aerial View, 1919 

Ontario Ladies' College Aerial View, 1919

image 1919,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard showing an aerial view of Ontario Ladies' College. View looking north-west.Printed underneath photograph: 'Ladies' College, Whitby, Ont., Taken from an aeroplane./Copyright Canada, 1919, by Canadian Post Card Co., Toronto'
43.878345, -78.93282 43.878345 -78.93282

Whitby Public Library

Downtown Whitby Aerial View, 1920 

Downtown Whitby Aerial View, 1920

image 1920,   Black and white negative of a photograph of an aerial postcard of downtown Whitby. View looking south-east.Printed underneath image: 'An aeroplane view of Whitby, Ont./Copryright Canada, 1920, by McCarthy Aero Service, Limited, Toronto.'
43.87983, -78.94226 43.87983 -78.94226

Whitby Public Library

Looking South-east from Euclid Street Water Tower, 1907 

Looking South-east from Euclid Street Water Tower, 1907

image 1907,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a postcard of an aerial view of Whitby taken from the water tower on Euclid Street. View looking south-east shows All Saints' Anglican Church (left) and the Methodist Tabernacle (right).Printed across the top of image: 'View of Whitby, looking East from...
43.87946, -78.94707 43.87946 -78.94707

Whitby Public Library

Photographic Postcards of Brooklin, c.1912 

Photographic Postcards of Brooklin, c.1912

image c.1912,   Black and white negative of a photograph of a group of three photographic postcards showing scenes from Brooklin. The image at left is the Grand Trunk Railway Station and grain elevator at Anderson Street and Winchester Road. The centre postcard shows the Methodist Church at the south-east corner...

Whitby Public Library

Whitby Junction Station, 1906 

Whitby Junction Station, 1906

image 1906,   Black and white negative depicting a photograph of the Whitby Junction Station. A few men are standing on the platform.The Whitby Junction Station was built at the foot of Byron Street on the Grand Trunk Railway in 1903 near the current GO Transit platform. In 1914, it was the scene of an...
43.864006, -78.93671 43.864006 -78.93671

Whitby Public Library

Mildmay Camp 

Mildmay Camp

image c.1946,   Black and white negative depicting a postcard of Mildmay Camp. Tents and permanent buildings are visible in background. There are two people sitting on a bench on the right side of the image. Other people can be seen tending to the tents.Mildmay Camp was located on the shore of Lake Ontario, east...
43.84493, -78.95805 43.84493 -78.95805

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Residence of John Davidson 

Residence of John Davidson

image c.1910,   Black and white negative depicting a photographic postcard of the residence of John Davidson. The house was photographed through a number of bushes and trees on the property.The residence of John Davidson was located on lot 31 of Concession 8 in Whitby Township.
43.976017, -79.02294 43.976017 -79.02294

Whitby Public Library

Whitby Junction Station 

Whitby Junction Station

image c.1911,   Black and white negative depicting a photographic postcard of the Whitby Junction Station with a large group of people standing on the platform.The Whitby junction Station was built at the foot of Byron Street on the Grand Trunk Railway in 1903. It closed in 1969 and in 1970 it was moved to the...
43.864113, -78.93557 43.864113 -78.93557

Whitby Public Library

Canadian Pacific Railway Station 

Canadian Pacific Railway Station

image c.1915,   Black and white negative of a photographic postcard showing the station and platform along the Canadian Pacific Railway in Whitby. The view is looking east from Brock Street. At left in the background is the signal and switching tower at the junction of the C.P.R. and the railroad from Whitby to...
43.888493, -78.94604 43.888493 -78.94604

Whitby Public Library

Whitby Junction Station 

Whitby Junction Station

image c.1920,   Black and white negative depicting an image of a postcard of the Whitby Junction Station. There are three carts on the station platform. The cart at far right has three men sitting on it and one man holding the handle. Another man stands against the station wall in the background.The Whitby...
43.864487, -78.93814 43.864487 -78.93814

Whitby Public Library

Construction of Canadian Northern Railway Trestle over Devil's Den 

Construction of Canadian Northern Railway Trestle over Devil's Den

image 1910,   Black and white negative of a photographic postcard depicting Devil's Den over which a trestle would be built for the Canadian Northern Railway. The foundations for the bridge supports are visible in Devil's Den. The land has been cleared. View is looking east.The Canadian Northern Railway was...
43.952293, -78.95668 43.952293 -78.95668

Whitby Public Library

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