Effort to Reclaim East of Highway 400
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-26-008
"Personal disability adding to the confusion of getting copy written for this week's newspaper, in which it is desirable that as much of the March flooding disaster be recorded as possible, a report of some of the plans as reported in the Globe an...
Book of Levels - Inside View
- CA BWGPL AR-2017-07-24-02-2018-08-09-01
This notebook contains the levels taken and noted by Dave Sutherland for the Holland Marsh Reclamation Scheme. The second page (as seen in this image) states, "Holland Marsh reclamation scheme commencing at west side of Holland River going S.W. ac...
Fuller, Bill Audio Interview Two Part 1
- CA BWGPL OH-Fuller-Fuller Audio-Part 1
First part of an interview with Bill Fuller October 19, 1994. He is interviewed by Joe Saint and George Jackson. They discuss Bill's memories and his antidotes relating to the Holland Marsh and Professor W. H. Day. See the Related Descriptions bel...
Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives
Hurricane Hazel Full Transcript
- CA BWGPL OH-2016-06-14-04-C
Part 1 - An interview with many residents’ accounts of Hurricane Hazel. Specifying different memories on Bradford’s assistance to other towns, and the recovery effort.
Part 2 - An interview specifically with Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Evans recounting t...
Marion (Peacock) Evans
- CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BWGCol-2016-12-23-03-B
Photograph of firefighters tending to a bush fire on the edge of the Holland Marsh.
Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-22-06
Notices about the flooded marshland
Holland Marsh Flood Relief Fund/ Hurricane Relief Fund Makes First Contribution
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-03
Two separate articles on the topic of flood relief funds.
"Holland Marsh Flood Relief Fund
On Sunday a Holland Marsh Flood relief Fund was organized, with "Brad" Walker as chairman.
Money is needed immediately. Many of the flood refugees are homel...
Rich Garden Lands Flooded When Water Overflows Dikes
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-05
"Holland Marsh residents and everyone living in this district will always remember "Hurrican [sic] Hazel" and the worst storm in Ontario's history, a storm which inundated the rich Holland Marsh gardens, ruining all crops yet to be harvested, swe...
Trailer Town to be Established Here
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel-2016-09-22-05-2016-09-23-07
"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 ...