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  • Glenwood School photograph folder, October 1957
    Glenwood School photograph folder, October 1957
    text  October 1957     The pencil autographs on the reverse include "Tim Corkery", "Robert Capener", "Lance Henry" and Robert A Marr".
    text  October 1957   The pencil autographs on the reverse include "Tim Corkery", "Robert Capener", "Lance Henry" and Robert A Marr".
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Alex Brown's house to rent, newspaper notice, 1865
    Alex Brown's house to rent, newspaper notice, 1865
    text  13 May 1865     Keith Thornborrow, May 2010:" The second house that I can recall (in LaSalle Park) was a two story frame house originally built by Alex. Brown on the sand bluff above Brown's Wharf. It appears in a sketch (by Hamilton artist J. R. Seavey) published in the Spectator in the 1890s.It ...
    text  13 May 1865   Keith Thornborrow, May 2010:" The second house that I can recall (in LaSalle Park) was a two story frame house originally built by Alex. Brown on the sand bluff above ...
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Boer War Veterans, 1955
    Boer War Veterans, 1955
    text  March 1955     James Garry is front row, 4th from the left.
    text  March 1955   James Garry is front row, 4th from the left.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • MacKay marriage registration record, 1909
    MacKay marriage registration record, 1909
    text  1909     The parents of Dorthy Audrienne Birge MacKay, born 27 April 1912. The Shore Acres Mansion at 4252 Lakeshore Road was built for them in 1930.The Estate was bought by the City of Burlington in 1990. In 2000 the beautifully restored house (renamed the Paletta Mansion) and estate were designated under ...
    text  1909   The parents of Dorthy Audrienne Birge MacKay, born 27 April 1912. The Shore Acres Mansion at 4252 Lakeshore Road was built for them in 1930.The Estate was bought by the ...
    Burlington Historical Society
  • "Lake Shore Surveys" brochure, page 1, ca 1912
    "Lake Shore Surveys" brochure, page 1, ca 1912
    text  1912     A second-generation photocopy of an original brochure once owned by Joe Love, Sr, whose house at 3227 Lakeshore Road was built in the 1920s.
    text  1912   A second-generation photocopy of an original brochure once owned by Joe Love, Sr, whose house at 3227 Lakeshore Road was built in the 1920s.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • 50th wedding anniversary of Grace and Byron Cutter, June 1962
    50th wedding anniversary of Grace and Byron Cutter, June 1962
    text  1962     Hamilton Spectator story and photograph by Frank Wright on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Byron and Grace Cutter, who farmed on Gallagher Avenue, Aldershot.
    text  1962   Hamilton Spectator story and photograph by Frank Wright on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Byron and Grace Cutter, who farmed on Gallagher Avenue, Aldershot.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Thornborrow, Keith Donald  and  Hupfield, Bernice ,  (Marriage notice)
    Thornborrow, Keith Donald and Hupfield, Bernice , (Marriage notice)
    genealogical resourcetext  appeared in Burlington Post, Sep 1964, . Date of Event: 26 Sep 1964     Digitized copy of original clipping supplied by Keith Thornborrow.
    genealogical resourcetext  appeared in Burlington Post, Sep 1964, . Date of Event: 26 Sep 1964   Digitized copy of original clipping supplied by Keith Thornborrow.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Earl W. BeSaw
    Earl W. BeSaw
    imagetext  1929001     Photocopy of scanned image displayed during the Country Club open house, November 8, 2009.
    imagetext  1929001   Photocopy of scanned image displayed during the Country Club open house, November 8, 2009.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Burlington Horticultural Society 90th anniversary
    Burlington Horticultural Society 90th anniversary
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    Burlington Historical Society
  • Burlington Horticultural Society 90th anniversary
    Burlington Horticultural Society 90th anniversary
    text  February 2010, 3 -4     The hand-tinted images of Spencer Smith Park ca 1957 are from the BHS Archives and may be seen independently on the Burlington Images website.
    text  February 2010, 3 -4   The hand-tinted images of Spencer Smith Park ca 1957 are from the BHS Archives and may be seen independently on the Burlington Images website.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Appleby School, S. S. No. 3 Nelson, Reunion invitation, 1931
    Appleby School, S. S. No. 3 Nelson, Reunion invitation, 1931
    text  4 July 1931     There are two copies of this invitation in the BHS Archives.
    text  4 July 1931   There are two copies of this invitation in the BHS Archives.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Historical Sketch of S. S. No. 3, Nelson from 1809 to 1931, front cover, 1931
    Historical Sketch of S. S. No. 3, Nelson from 1809 to 1931, front cover, 1931
    text  July 1931     Cover plus 8 pages, dimensions 14 x 20.5 cm. The Archives has another copy of the booklet with a blue cover and printed on more fragile paper.Two more copies, both annotated, are in the Medcalf / Mercer fonds.
    text  July 1931   Cover plus 8 pages, dimensions 14 x 20.5 cm. The Archives has another copy of the booklet with a blue cover and printed on more fragile paper.Two more copies, both ...
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Albert Francis Hall, 2008
    Albert Francis Hall, 2008
    textimage  October 2008,     Albert Hall (1918 - 2012) celebrated his 90th birthday on 31 October 2008.
    textimage  October 2008,   Albert Hall (1918 - 2012) celebrated his 90th birthday on 31 October 2008.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Oscar Hall, ca 1957
    Oscar Hall, ca 1957
    text  ca 1957,     William Joseph Oscar Hall, "Oscar" (1894 - 1986), married Marietta Irene Featherstone in March 1918. In 1932 they and their family moved from Waterdown to the former Bastedo House, then 28 Elgin Street, now known as 1437 Elgin Street. Chief Lee Smith, whose own house was at the south-east corner ...
    text  ca 1957,   William Joseph Oscar Hall, "Oscar" (1894 - 1986), married Marietta Irene Featherstone in March 1918. In 1932 they and their family moved from Waterdown to the former Bastedo House, then ...
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Fire destroys Burlington Grand Trunk Railway Station, 1883
    Fire destroys Burlington Grand Trunk Railway Station, 1883
    text  "Fire destroys Burlington Grand Trunk Railway Station, 1883," Hamilton Spectator, March 1883     Digital image.Burlington had two railway stations in 1883: one in Freeman and one downtown, near the Brant Hotel.The fire was at the station in Freeman, built for the Great Western Railway circa 1854. In August 1882 the Grand Trunk Railway acquired the Great Western.Donald McQuarrie, the miller who lost heavily, ...
    text  "Fire destroys Burlington Grand Trunk Railway Station, 1883," Hamilton Spectator, March 1883   Digital image.Burlington had two railway stations in 1883: one in Freeman and one downtown, near the Brant Hotel.The fire was at the station in Freeman, built for the Great Western ...
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Fisher Walkers, 1984  p.44
    Fisher Walkers, 1984 p.44
    text  1984,    
    text  1984,  
    Burlington Historical Society
  • John Readhead sr.[c.1835-1893]
    John Readhead sr.[c.1835-1893]
    textimage  [1880],     Farmer and Lumberman, John settled in Nelson Township in 1868 - member of Township Council in 1879 - 1882; secretary-treasurer of S.S. No 9 (Lowville School) for 21 years
    textimage  [1880],   Farmer and Lumberman, John settled in Nelson Township in 1868 - member of Township Council in 1879 - 1882; secretary-treasurer of S.S. No 9 (Lowville School) for 21 years
    Burlington Historical Society
  • Aldershot Florist Christmas rooftop display,  1954
    Aldershot Florist Christmas rooftop display, 1954
    imagetext  "Aldershot Florist Christmas rooftop display, 1954," Hamilton Spectator, December 1954     Photo caption: "Situated on the Waterdown Road, just a few hundred feet from the Aldershot Post Office, is the Christmas display of the Aldershot Florists. While the above picture suggests its attractiveness, the display, with its brilliant colour and lights, must really be seen to be fully appreciated. Already it ...
    imagetext  "Aldershot Florist Christmas rooftop display, 1954," Hamilton Spectator, December 1954   Photo caption: "Situated on the Waterdown Road, just a few hundred feet from the Aldershot Post Office, is the Christmas display of the Aldershot Florists. While the above picture suggests ...
    Burlington Historical Society
  • William Bunton advertising card, reverse, ca 1876
    William Bunton advertising card, reverse, ca 1876
    text  ca 1876     The Patrons' Directory for the 1877 Halton Atlas includes P. T. Evans as Proprietor from 1867 of the Zimmerman House, now the Queen's Head Hotel, 400 Brant Street.
    text  ca 1876   The Patrons' Directory for the 1877 Halton Atlas includes P. T. Evans as Proprietor from 1867 of the Zimmerman House, now the Queen's Head Hotel, 400 Brant Street.
    Burlington Historical Society
  • "Lake Shore Surveys" brochure, front cover, ca 1912
    "Lake Shore Surveys" brochure, front cover, ca 1912
    text  ca 1912     A second-generation photocopy of an original brochure once owned by Joe Love, Sr, whose house at 3227 Lakeshore Road was built in the 1920s
    text  ca 1912   A second-generation photocopy of an original brochure once owned by Joe Love, Sr, whose house at 3227 Lakeshore Road was built in the 1920s
    Burlington Historical Society
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