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Further Recollections of Old Times in Bradford

  • CA BWGPL PH3929

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Community : Bradford
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Description : Mentions a visit from Sam McKuen, who is married to Clara Miller of West Gwillimbury, which lead to great reminiscing. He talks about Edwin Kneeshaw and Edwin's marriage to Clara Steele and talks about the Kneeshaw family as a whole. This brings him to the topic of Steele's Corner. He remembers the Steeles, the Tindalls, and Mrs. Dr. Stevenson and expresses his sadness concerning the closure of the Hipwell General Store in Bond Head.

Holland River

  • CA BWGPL PH12737

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Community : Bradford
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Description : Part of a regular column, "Further Recollections: Old Times in Bradford," written by T.A. Pratt, Islington. Deals with subject of whether the Holland River should properly be called that, or if its true name is the Schomberg River.

North-West Rebellion Vet. Dies in Newmarket

  • CA BWGPL PH14256

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Community : Other - Bradford
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Description : Albert E. West, a veteran of the North-West Rebellion, dies in Newmarket in his 94th year.

Goodbye to Father McGinn

  • CA BWGPL PH14380

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Community : Bradford
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Description : Describes the farewell ceremonies for Father McGinn at St. Mary's School.

Evans, Dr. Wilfred G.

  • CA BWGPL PH14848

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Community : Other - Bradford
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Description : Dr. Wilfred G. Evans, a native of West Gwillimbury, dies in Didsbury, Alberta.

Shirley Gets 20 Years For Bradford Bank Robbery

  • CA BWGPL PH15587

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Community : Other - Bradford
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Description : Lawrence Shirley is sentenced to 20 years in Kingston Penitentiary for his part in the armed robbery of the Bradford Bank of Commerce. Frank Watson is acquitted, but faces other charges and is returned to the Don Jail. Leonard Jackson is still at large.

Letter to The Witness From Mr. G. Harrison

  • CA BWGPL PH12740

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Community : Other - Bradford
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Description : Describes a letter written by Mr. George Harrison of Port Hope about his time in Bradford.

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