Showing 1788 results

Archival description
Only top-level descriptions Image
Print preview View:

1788 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Williams Family

  • CA BWGPL PH23737
  • Item
  • 1914

Municipality :
Community : West Gwillimbury
Lot :
Concession :
Description : Williams family on their farm on Lot 8, Concession 7.

If you have any additional information about this photo please contact the library at 905-775-3328.

Williams Farm House

  • CA BWGPL PH23748
  • Item
  • 1958

Front view of the Williams farm house.

Mary (Williams) Lisk

Graduation from St. Mary’s Queen of the Martyrs

  • CA BWGPL OS9856
  • Item
  • 1960

Graduation; St. Mary's Queen of the Martyrs; June 28 1960 Back Row l-r: Roman Sharko, Herbert De Kerf, Francis Jonkman, Andy Muslewski, Ibel Koster, John Van Rooyen, Nevio Kalegaric, Charles Davidson, Frank Bittner, Stephen Bacsalamsi Jr., Bill Van Berkel, Ladda Dyrda. Middle Row l-r: Joe Fabing, Chester Antosik, Paula Preg, Rosemary Lee, Julia Cunecca, Amelia Stybel, Suzanne Van Rooyen, Beverly Williamson, Wanda Francyck, Joanne Lewis, Carl Sauner, Jimmy Amero. Front Row l-r: Eva Bakes, Eva LeBlanc, Kathenne Sherrard, Frederick Wenzel, Mother St. Andrew (Florence Kelly), Mary Bittner, Oksana Turcyniak.

90th Birthday - Bertha Langford

  • CA BWGPL OS10374
  • Item
  • 1980-09-06

Bradford's Bertha Langford celebrated her 90th birthday last week with more than 200 family and friends in attendance. The energetic lady still loves to bowl. Happy birthday!

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library

Canadian Charter of Rights & Freedoms

  • CA BWGPL 2018-12-05-10
  • Item
  • 1982

A copy of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. It was enacted as part of the Canada Act 1982 and came into force on April 17, 1982.

Government of Canada

Recognized for contributions to Heritage

  • CA BWGPL PH26721
  • 2008

Municipality :
Community : Bradford West Gwillimbury
Lot :
Concession :
Description : On March 17, BWG Council recognized the contributions of two long-time residents to Ontario's heritage, presenting a Certificate of Achievement to Barbara Verney and a Certificate of Lifetime Achievement to George Jackson, on behalf of the Ontario Heritage Trust and the 2008 Heritage
Community Recognition Program. Barbara Verney was co-founder of the BWG Local History Group. Through her involvement with the Group, the Town's HEART Committee, IODE and Gwillim Group, she helped organize walking tours of historic Bradford, bus tours of the Holland Marsh, displays on the anniversary of Hurricane Hazel, and the installation of the statue of Elizabeth Gwillim Simcoe and historic plaque in Bradford during the Sesquicentennial. She was the Town's Co-ordinator for the Bicentennial of Yonge St. in 1996, and has won numerous awards for her community involvement and voluntarism. Mayor Doug White Called George Jackson the "godfather of BWG history." Also a founder of the BWG Local History Group, Jackson is a volunteer, an historian, and an author.

Banner Image

  • 2016-08-10-01
  • Item
  • 2016-08-10

Bradford West Gwillimbury Local History

Canada 150 Quilt

  • CA BWGPL 2019-05-30-01
  • Item
  • 2017-04-27

Event Date: May 30th 2019
Event Type: Donation
Municipality: Bradford Ont.

Description: Canada 150 Quilt donated to the BWG Local History Association. Handmade by Nancy Young & Kathy Clarke.

Nancy Young

Music Markers A Big Hit

  • CA BWGPL PH26426

Municipality :
Community : Bradford
Lot :
Concession :
Description : Bradford Public School to hold its annual music night and this year the youngsters excelled by combining musical instruments with fine choral singing.

Former Minister To Preach At Anniversary

  • CA BWGPL PH26427

Municipality :
Community : Bradford
Lot :
Concession :
Description : Rev. E. Carson McLarnon will be the guest preacher at the anniversary services at the Second West Gwillimbury Church in Scotch Settlement.

Results 1 to 10 of 1788