Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Farmers on the warpath

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26768
  • Unidad documental simple
  • 1977

"About 50 Holland Marsh farmers are suing the Townships of West Gwillimbury and King, claiming damage to crops in August because of flooding. The farmers served notice of their intentions through their lawyers last month, saying the two municipali...

Bradford Witness

Keuffel and Esser Level

  • CA BWGPL AR-2018-08-13-05
  • Unidad documental simple
  • c. 1925

A Keuffel & Esser level that was used for activities such as surveying. It was originally owned by Professor William H. Day, who was integral to the Holland Marsh Drainage Scheme's beginnings. The survey of the marsh determined the elevation of t...

Professor William H. Day

Prof W.H. Day and Crew

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Her-Day-OS10020
  • Unidad documental simple

Professor W. H. Day, who initiated much of the work in the marsh operated the Kingwilbra Gardens beside Bridge Street. Tom Fuller Sr. was one of the workers on the marsh for the professor. Mr. Fuller recalled getting paid 17-cents an hour and then...

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library

Prof. W.H. Day cairn - detail

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Her-Day-2016-07-11-26
  • Unidad documental simple
  • 2016

"In Memory of William Henry Day, Professor of Physics at O.A.C. Guelph, whose foresight and energy were principal factors in the development of the Holland Marsh Gardens. He came to Bradford in 1924 and harvested his first crop in 1928. He died su...

Amanda Gallagher

Profile of Dredge Cutting Blueprint

  • CA BWGPL JH-2019-06-25-06
  • Unidad documental simple
  • 1925-07-07

Profile of dredge cuttings in the construction of part of the south part of the Holland River marsh drainage system in Village of Bradford. Blueprint, dated July 7, 1925.

Alexander Baird

Storage Box for Professor Day's Level

  • CA BWGPL AR-2018-08-13-05-2018-08-13-06
  • Parte
  • c. 1925

Ae box for an instrument, a Keuffel & Esser level. Part of a collection of Professor William H. Day's work equipment, donated by Joe Saint. Both the case and level were originally owned by Professor William H. Day, who was integral to the Hollan...

Professor William H. Day