Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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All they need is a pole

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  • 1976-07-28

"M.P. Martin Allan presented George Robson with a Canadian flag on behalf of the federal government. Mr. Robson accepted the flag on behalf of the residents."

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Angele rides to Montreal, is first in her class

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26909
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  • 1976-06-30

"Angele Breland, the 13-year-old girl who set out on her bicycle for Montreal in The Great Canadian Race made it all the way and took a prize. Not only that, she'd like to do it again. She is not a bit tired. In fact, her mother said she can't sto...

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Annual Report

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  • 1899-04-13

"The annual report of the Ontario Minister of Education, just to hand, gives the following statistics of the Bradford Public Library for the year ending 30th April, 1898. ..."

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Another subdivision

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  • 1977-05-28

"Construction has begun on the third phase of Britannia Heights, which will run north to the 8th Concession. About 135 homes under the Mod-Aire and Patrician Homes name will make up the new subdivisions. Construction crews are installing pipeline ...

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Area historical society formed

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26882
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  • 1977-09-07

"The first major steps to preserve the heritage of the Scotch Settlement and area were taken last week when about 20 people officially founded a historical society. Known as the Scotch Settlement and District Historical Society, it will seek to pr...

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Armstrong, Eliza obituary

  • CA BWGPL VS-1900-2949
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  • 1900-08-30

Event Date : Friday, August 24, 1900 Event Type : Death Description : On Friday last one of the pioneer settlers in this vicinity passed peacefully away in the person of Mrs. John Armstrong, relict of the late John Armstrong. Deceased was born on...

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Art display opens today

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26824
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  • 1977-04-6

"Former Bradford artist Pauline Holancin Kulha opens an exhibition of her landscape paintings at the York Fine Art Gallery in Snowball Corners today. Mary Gilbert, also formerly of Bradford, operates the gallery."

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Atkinson, Alan Gordon & Julia Isabella Prouse

  • CA BWGPL VS-1900-10971
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  • 1948-10-13

Event Date : Saturday, October 09, 1948 Event Type : Marriage Description : Daughter to Mr and Mrs G.P. Prouse of Little Britain wed son of Mrs Atkinson of Bradford and the late George Atkinson at the Little Britain United Church by Rev. L.W. Sco...

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Atkinson, George G.

  • CA BWGPL VS-1900-5037
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  • 1933-02-01

Event Date : Tuesday, January 24, 1933 Event Type : Death Description : Died tragically at the age of 36. Fell through the ice of the Holland River and drowned while trying to help others.Is buried in the Mount Pleasant cemetery.

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Atkinson, Hazel obituary

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  • 1971-05-15

Event Date : Thursday, September 09, 1971 Event Type : Death Municipality : Brampton, Ont. Description : After a lengthy illness, Hazel Atkinson of R.R. 3, Schomberg, and a well-known resident of this area, passed away Thursday, Sept. 9 at Peel M...

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