Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Bradford Public Library annual meeting report

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  • 1899-05-11

"The annual meeting of the Public Library was held in the Council Chamber on Friday evening. The attendance was small, as usual. The Treasurer, Mr. Jas. Driffill, presented his report, which showed that the receipts for the year were $354, and the...

Bradford Witness

Lacrosse Team Canada

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  • 1915

From the Yesterday newspaper section of the Bradford Witness: "Canada's recent Lacrosse world championship victory in England could mark a revival of our truly national sport. In Bradford Lacrosse was widely played early this century with the area...

Looking Back Over the Century - Bradford Witness

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  • 1967-05-10

The Bradford Witness decided to release a series of articles from local townspeople on the history of certain events in Bradford and West Gwillimbury's time. This week, the history of the Bradford newspapers are the topic.

Bradford Witness

McConkey, L.J.

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  • 1906

This portrait is of L.J. McConkey, and it was featured alongside members of the Municipal Council including F. Moore, Samuel Oldham, Thomas A. Pratt, and George W. Stoddart.

Edmund Garrett

Moore, F.

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  • 1906

This portrait is of F. Moore, and it was featured alongside members of the Municipal Council including Thomas Pratt, Samuel Oldham, L.J. McConkey, and George W. Stoddart.

Edmund Garrett

Old Records and Books Should Be Preserved

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  • 1958-07-20

Article on memory and physical presence of history/heritage in a community like Bradford. Based on the unveiling of the Auld Kirk cemetery plaque (see Related Description below) and Murray Faris' preservation of the Auld Kirk's records.

Bradford Witness

Oldham, Samuel

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  • 1906

This portrait is of Samuel Oldham, the Reeve of 1906. It was featured alongside members of the Municipal Council including F. Moore, Thomas Pratt, L.J. McConkey, and George W. Stoddart.

Edmund Garrett

Pratt, Thomas A.

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  • 1906

This portrait is of Thomas A. Pratt, and it was featured alongside members of the Municipal Council including F. Moore, Samuel Oldham, L.J. McConkey, and George W. Stoddart.

Edmund Garrett

Recollections of the Old Times

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  • 1938

Image of a newspaper article from May 25th, 1938 about the recollections of Thomas A. Pratt of Islington, Ontario in relation to William Campbell of Bradford, Ontario.

Lew Campbell

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