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Algonquin Lodge

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-08
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  • 1906

This is Algonquin Lodge, later known as the Convent. it was the residence of Rev. Egerton R. Young in 1906.

Edmund Garrett

Greenview Farm

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-12
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  • 1906

Greenview Farm was the residence of Richard H. Crake, wheat farmer, and covered 212 acres in 1906. It was located on the "Bond Head Rd.", or Highway 88 near Sideroad 10. It was first the Tyrwhitt Farm, owned by Colonel Tyrwhitt of Bond Head, befo...

Edmund Garrett

H. Parker, Blacksmith

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-PH12798
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  • 1906-05-31

An article describing Mr. Henry "Harry" Parker's blacksmith shop.

Bradford Witness

Lukes, Samuel

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-03
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  • 1906

This portrait is of Samuel Lukes, businessman and mill owner of Bradford. At the time of this edition, he was a successful owner of the Bradford Flouring Mills and lived on Holland Street. Later, he would own the Algonquin Lodge (now known as the ...

Edmund Garrett

Porter, William Henry

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-04
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  • 1906

This portrait is of William H. Porter, dentist of Bradford. Porter had previously run the Bradford Witness with H.S. Broughton.

Edmund Garrett

Simpkins, William

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-05
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  • 1906

This portrait is of Constable William Simpkins of Bradford. He was appointed in 1903.

Edmund Garrett

Somers, G.T.

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-06
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  • 1906

This portrait is of G.T. Somers, a Barrie native, previous Reeve of Beeton, and president of the Sterling Bank of Canada.

Edmund Garrett

Young, Rev. E.R.

  • CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-04-27-07
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  • 1906

This portrait is of Egerton R. Young, minister of the Methodist Church, missionary, and author. He lived in the Algonquin Lodge, later known as the Convent.

Edmund Garrett