Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

Showing 180 results Archival description

172 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Township of West Gwillimbury Embroidered Crest Sampler

  • CA BWGPL LHC-TownBWG-Muni-2019-01-30-02
  • Item
  • 1973 -

A sampler for creating an embroidered version of the Township of West Gwillimbury official crest. This crest design first came into use in approximately 1973. It includes a hand drawn picture of the crest with colour pallette and a samples of col...

Township of West Gwillimbury

Trailer Town to be Established Here

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-07
  • Part
  • 1954-10-20

"To help solve the housing problem for the thousand or more people made homeless by the flood a trailer town is being planned. Bradford Rotary Club members are in charge of this project and the objective is 100 trailer cabins to be located on the ...

Bradford Witness

Turner, Victor obituary

  • CA BWGPL VS-1900-24597
  • Item
  • 1975-10-22

Event Date : Friday, October 17, 1975 Event Type : Death Description : Vic Turner, veteran councillor and past reeve of West Gwillimbury, died at his home in Bradford on Friday, October 17, at age 85. Mr. Turner, whose son Art is now Reeve of Bra...

Bradford Witness

Welcome to CarrotFest 2014

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Event-Carr-2016-10-03-03
  • Item
  • 2014-08-14

Three articles in the Aug 14, 2014 edition of the Bradford Times, all relating to Carrotfest events. "CarrotFest, voted the #1 street festival in Ontario, returns this August, with over 300 vendors, Ontario Dock Dogs Competition at the Bradford C...

Bradford Times

West, John MP3

  • CA BWGPL OH-West
  • Item
  • 1996-10-29

An interview with Mr. and Mrs. John West, discussing harvesting onions, potatoes and carrots, with mentions on the harvesting machines that were used in farming such vegetables.

George Jackson

Wet But Wonderful Carrotfest

  • LHC-Event-CARR-2018-11-08-02
  • Item
  • 2000-09-09

Article about the 2000 Carrotfest. It outlines events and festivities. Article also contains the year's winning poem, entitled "Vegetables," by David Budvet.

Wheat Grinder

  • CA BWGPL AR-Farm-2019-01-14-02
  • Item
  • Pre-1950s

A hand powered wheat seed grinder. The grinder can be used by holding the handle and rolling it back and forth over seeds until ground. Wheat was one of the agricultural products grown in the Holland Marsh area. Part of a donation by Tom Fuller Jr...

Tom Fuller, Jr.

Williams, Alonzo

  • CA BWGPL LHC-FamFil-OS9050
  • Item
  • 1940

Alonzo Milligan Williams farming in the 1940s.

World's Greatest - CarrotFest

  • CA BWGPL LHC-Event-CARR-2016-08-03-09
  • Item
  • 1998-2016

Poster for CarrotFest, promoting the event as the World's Greatest Carrot Festival. CarrotFest was also established in 1998 as Super Saturday before changing it's name to CarrotFest in 2000.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library

Results 171 to 180 of 180