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Brubacher House, Waterloo, Ontario 

Brubacher House, Waterloo, Ontario

image [ca. 189-],   Exterior of house built by John E. Brubacher in 1850 off Columbia Street. Five unidentified people standing in front of house. Number "1850" on house, signifying year of construction.The house was built in 1850 in a style typical of Pennsylvania German architecture. The property was purchased by...
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Kent (Huether) Hotel, Waterloo, Ontario 

Kent (Huether) Hotel, Waterloo, Ontario

image [ca. 1970],   Exterior of the Kent Hotel at 59 King Street at Princess Street.In 1842 Wilhelm Rebscher bought the land and erected a small inn and brewery called the Lion Brewery. It was expanded in 1856 after being bought by Adam and Christopher Huether. Between 1899 and 1929 the former Kuntz Brewery used the...
43.46695, -80.52284 43.46695 -80.52284

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Dietrich's Garage, Waterloo, Ontario 

Dietrich's Garage, Waterloo, Ontario

image [ca. 1922],   Interior photograph of Dietrich's Garage at 79 King Street south where Waterloo Town Square is now located. License plate of the car they are repairing has the number 22 on it. Irving Lippert, aged about 18, is pictured on the right of the other two men. Note the clock, the Square D safety switch...
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Letter to Ford S. Kumpf, June 23, 1913 

Letter to Ford S. Kumpf, June 23, 1913

text 23 Jun 1913,   Unsigned letter comprised of printed words clipped from publications stating that a Mrs. Flynn had said Ford S. Kumpf should not comment on her being late to work.Ford S. Kumpf was Managing Director of Dominion Life; a Lily Flynn and an M. Flynn appear in photographs of Dominion Life Assurance...

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Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario 

Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario

image Jul 2001,   View of the exterior of the WLU library.Called Waterloo Lutheran Seminary from 1911-1925; then became known as Waterloo College until 1960 when it became Waterloo Lutheran Seminary with two divisions: Waterloo University College and Waterloo Lutheran Seminary. Became Wilfrid Laurier University in...
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Seagram Museum, Waterloo, Ontario 

Seagram Museum, Waterloo, Ontario

image [ca. 1984],   Exterior of museum building at 57 Erb Street west under construction.The museum operated from May 1984 to March 1997. The City of Waterloo purchased the Seagram property for $4 million in the fall of 1997. The museum donated its archives to the University of Waterloo. In July 2002, the city...
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Waterloo Musical Society Band 

Waterloo Musical Society Band

image [ca. 189-],   Photograph of Waterloo Musical Society Band in uniform with their instruments.The Waterloo Musical Society was organized on January 27, 1882.
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Waterloo Musical Society Band 

Waterloo Musical Society Band

image [after 1882],   Photograph of a print of the Waterloo Musical Society Band members seated with their instruments.The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882.Written on bottom: "Waterloo Musical Society Band".
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Waterloo Musical Society Concerts, 1921 

Waterloo Musical Society Concerts, 1921

image 1921,   Poster advertising a series of concerts including the Big Tattoo under the auspices of the Waterloo Musical Society in Waterloo Park, June 10 to September 4, 1921.The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882.
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Waterloo Musical Society Band 

Waterloo Musical Society Band

image [ca. 1900],   Group photograph of members of the Waterloo Musical Society band and others posing possibly in Waterloo Park. Could be during Saengerfest. Dan Thiel and his wife Francis are in fifth row from bottom, third and fourth persons from the left. The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January...
43.46802, -80.52926 43.46802 -80.52926

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Waterloo Band 1867, Waterloo, Ontario 

Waterloo Band 1867, Waterloo, Ontario

image 1867,   Members of the Waterloo Musical Society Band standing outside holding their instruments. Left to right: William Peppler; Christian Schader; Charles Huckett; William Bowman; Bob Hewitt; John Addison; Ezra Bowman; George Peppler; Levi Bricker; H. Robinson; Thomas Mullhearn.Photograph is part of the...
43.465187, -80.52237 43.465187 -80.52237

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Waterloo Musical Society Band 

Waterloo Musical Society Band

image [between 1902 and 1903],   Group photograph of band members with their instruments. Arthur Stares, Bandmaster.The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882. Arthur Stares was Bandmaster from 1902 to 1903.
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Waterloo Musical Society Band in Detroit, Michigan 

Waterloo Musical Society Band in Detroit, Michigan

image [ca, 1906],   The Waterloo Musical Society band marching in Detroit. Band leader Henry Kress can be seen second from right and Daniel "Biddle" Bohlender at far right with tuba.The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882. Henry Kress was the WMS band leader in 1906.
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Waterloo Musical Socety Band Parade 

Waterloo Musical Socety Band Parade

image 1955,   Waterloo Band festival parade. Waterloo Musical Society band is marching on a field, majorettes walking in front, bandmaster Fred Roy to the left, spectators in the background.The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882. Fred Roy was bandmaster from 1949 to 1956. The...

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Waterloo Musical Society Band 

Waterloo Musical Society Band

image 1947,   Waterloo Musical Society Band combined Junior and Senior bands marching in the Band Festival Parade of 1947 led by Charles F. Thiele.The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882. The Waterloo Band Festival was organized by Charles F. Thiele in 1932 in celebration of the...
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Waterloo Musical Society Band Golden Jubilee Official Syllabus and Band History 1882-1932 - Advertisements 

Waterloo Musical Society Band Golden Jubilee Official Syllabus and Band History 1882-1932 - Advertisements

image 1932,   Advertisements for businesses and services from Waterloo and Kitchener from a booklet containing a history and official syllabus of the Waterloo Musical Society Band golden jubilee celebration. The Waterloo Musical Society was established on January 27, 1882. See separate record for images of...

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Waterloo Park Bandstand 

Waterloo Park Bandstand

image [ca. 1920],   Mrs. Addison C. (Mathilda Klem) Moyer and son Victor at the first bandstand in Waterloo Park. Waterloo Park was established in 1890.Addison C. Moyer was a photographer in Waterloo from 1896 through 1925. Photo appears in the 1990 edition of the Waterloo Historical Society yearbook. A second...
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Waterloo Town Square Expansion 

Waterloo Town Square Expansion

image 1977,   Start of construction on the 1977 expansion to Waterloo Town Square. The Bank of Nova Scotia and the Toronto Dominion Bank signs are visible, and the City Hotel can be seen on the right.Waterloo Town Square and its office building constructed between 1960-1961.
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Waterloo Town Hall 

Waterloo Town Hall

image [ca. 1900],   View of Town (later City) hall building taken from Erb Street, west of Albert. Note the fire hall with bell tower in left background. As the Town Hall, the building also housed the first library for Waterloo.The first Town Hall was built at the corner of Albert and Erb Streets in 1874. The city...
43.465256, -80.5239 43.465256 -80.5239

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Waterloo Public Library 

Waterloo Public Library

image 1961,   Photo of the circulation desk in the adult section of the first library building. The earlier globe style lighting has been replaced by fluorescent lighting. Poster on the desk notes a $7000 donation by the Lion's Club of Waterloo to the Children's Library.Built 1903-1905 with a grant from the...
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Waterloo Public Library 

Waterloo Public Library

image 5 November 1965,   Construction of the second library building at Albert and Dupont streets. First library building at Albert and Dorset can be seen in the background left.Opened in 1966.
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Canada Barrels and Kegs, Waterloo, Ontario 

Canada Barrels and Kegs, Waterloo, Ontario

image March 1920,   Gumwood, glucose, syrup or molasses barrel.Company founded in 1872 by Karl Mueller called Mueller Cooperage and operated out of a frame building at Regina and Erb streets. A brick plant was built in 1906 on Shantz Avenue (later Canbar Avenue, no longer exists) with Karl's son, John Charles taking...
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Canada Barrels and Kegs, Waterloo, Ontario 

Canada Barrels and Kegs, Waterloo, Ontario

image March 1920,   Photograph of a barrel shook containing the staves for 4 to 5 barrels. It was shipped this way to overseas points. The heads and hoops were shipped in barrels because they took up less space on a ship.Company founded in 1872 by Karl Mueller called Mueller Cooperage and operated out of a frame...
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Canada Barrels and Kegs, Waterloo, Ontario 

Canada Barrels and Kegs, Waterloo, Ontario

image March 1920,   Scotch herring barrel produced by the company and shipped to the east coast of Canada.Company founded in 1872 by Karl Mueller called Mueller Cooperage and operated out of a frame building at Regina and Erb streets. A brick plant was built in 1906 on Shantz Avenue (later Canbar Avenue, no longer...
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Waterloo Public Library Annual Report 1905 

Waterloo Public Library Annual Report 1905

text 1905,   Annual Report for 1905 of the Waterloo Public Library.
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Waterloo Public Library Annual Report 1900 

Waterloo Public Library Annual Report 1900

text 1901,   Annual Report for 1900 of the Waterloo Public Library.
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of northwest Waterloo south of the settlement of Erbsville.These maps are hand drawn by Ellis Little and outline over 90000 acres of land granted (Block 2, Waterloo...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of northwest Waterloo including the early settlement of Erbsville at plot 45 where it touches plot 28. Red line running up through plot 45 is Erbsville road.These...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Kitchener, the area between Highland road (becomes Snyder's road, called Schneider's road on the map) and Ottawa street south and Trussler and Fisher-Hallman...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Kitchener, the Heiman and Highland road east area. Schneider's road (Snyder's road ) identified on the map becomes Highland Road.These maps are hand drawn by...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Uptown Waterloo, southwest of the intersection of King and Erb streets. Horizontal red line running at bottom right is approximate boundary between Waterloo and...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Uptown Waterloo, the King and Erb streets area and north of Erb street along Albert street.These maps are hand drawn by Ellis Little and outline over 90000 acres...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of northwest Waterloo, slightly east of the early settlement of Erbsville. Albert street on the right side.These maps are hand drawn by Ellis Little and outline...
43.48506, -80.5509 43.48506 -80.5509

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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Kitchener, north of the early settlement of German Mills. Mill street (becomes Courtland avenue, then Fairway road) on the left and the early city limits on the...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of downtown Kitchener, specifically bounded by Queen Street where it intersects with King street and ends at Lancaster street. Red line from Lancaster street across...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Waterloo township including the settlement of Bridgeport at Bridge street west and Bloomingdale road, at the top right of the map by Horning's Tract. Red line...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Waterloo township, King street north and Lexington Road, with Bridge street the red line running from the top of the map down and University avenue on the far...
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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Waterloo township, King street north and Northfield drive, with Bridge street the red line at the top of the map. Down at the bottom right, lots #61 and 62 along...
43.504364, -80.513306 43.504364 -80.513306

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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Waterloo township, the settlement of Breslau and Horning's Tract. Red line running from top to bottom is Fountain Street; red line from left to right is Victoria...
43.469173, -80.40942 43.469173 -80.40942

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Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners 

Waterloo Township map with names of early property owners

image   Hand drawn maps of early Waterloo township with the names of property owners and approximate dates of ownership. This map shows part of Waterloo township, including the settlement of Bloomingdale and James Wilson's Upper Block.These maps are hand drawn by Ellis Little and outline over 90000 acres...
43.502747, -80.437775 43.502747 -80.437775

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