"The noise of the aircraft, the guns..." & "Street names"
- CA BWGPL LHC-Newsp-Arti-PH26593-2016-08-31-03
Contains biographies on Trooper Keith Noble & Trooper Art Turner, photograph of Bradford Legion veterans at D-Day 50th anniversary, and a photograph and account of Harold Metcalf of Cookstown in World War II
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26893
"Agriculture Minister William Newman was on hand last Wednesday with cattle owner John Devins for a special service. The men were celebrating the first time an imported breed of cattle has been sent back to its country of origin. John Devins' Char...
15 entries in pony competition
- CA BWGPL WEG-Spor-PH26339
Community : Oro-Medonte
Description : The results of the annual pony competition at the Oro Fairgrounds.
1909 O.A.L.A. Intermediate Lacrosse Champions Float
- CA BWGPL LHC-Cen-2017-03-28-05-2017-03-28-12
The following set of photographs were taken from the Bradford Witness August 21, 1957 edition, highlighting the Bradford Centennial parade and celebrations.
This float includes "Three members of Bradford 1909 O.A.L.A. Intermediate Lacrosse champio...
1934 Brought First Settlement to Holland Marsh
- CA BWGPL WEG-Mar-2017-04-20-29
"The first year-round residents of the Marsh arrived in the late autumn of 1934 and took up residence in the row of houses shown in the above picture. They were families from Holland and they named their village Ansnorveld.
Members of the Christia...
1959 Fire - Bradford Fire Department
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26793
"This week's photo, courtesy of the Bradford Fire Department, depicts the fire in February of 1959 which destroyed a large block of the downtown section, from Evans and Evans to the police department. The fire swept through several businesses, unp...
A happy Salad Queen
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26866
"Donna Ramsay (centre), this year's Salad Festival Queen, receives congratulations from the 1976 queen, Annette Grencer, as fellow contestant Nancy Bergeron (right) applauds. Donna, 18, was elected at the Salad Festival dance Saturday night in the...
All they need is a pole
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26918
"M.P. Martin Allan presented George Robson with a Canadian flag on behalf of the federal government. Mr. Robson accepted the flag on behalf of the residents."
Angele rides to Montreal, is first in her class
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26909
"Angele Breland, the 13-year-old girl who set out on her bicycle for Montreal in The Great Canadian Race made it all the way and took a prize. Not only that, she'd like to do it again. She is not a bit tired. In fact, her mother said she can't sto...
- CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Stre-2016-09-09-03
"Construction has begun on the third phase of Britannia Heights, which will run north to the 8th Concession. About 135 homes under the Mod-Aire and Patrician Homes name will make up the new subdivisions. Construction crews are installing pipeline ...