Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Drug Store

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  • 1925

"This week's historical photo was submitted by Lew Campbell of RR 2, Bradford, whose father, W.L. Campbell (behind the counter) operated the drug store on Holland Street now occupied Ritchie's Variety Store. Fred C. Cook, standing in front of the ...

Lew Campbell

Duncan McArthur Brutally Assaulted and Robbed in his Bond Head Garage

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  • 1964-09-02

"Mr. Duncan McArthur, proprietor of the Bond Head garage, is a patient in York County Hospital, Newmarket, recovering from a brutal assault, committed in his garage last Friday night around 10 o'clock, when he was struck on the head and kicked abo...

Bradford Witness

Forty years ago today in the Witness

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  • 1977-03-09

"Chicken thieves got away with between 39 and 40 fowl from the barn of Thomas Stewart, 10th line, West Gwillimbury. The pilferers had evidently used a car or light truck in their night prowling, as the marks of tires were plainly visible on the si...

George Jackson

George Ogilvie ad

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  • 1909-03-11

Advertisement of George Ogilvie, tailor, on Holland Street West.

Bradford Witness

Kilkenny's Furniture

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  • 1978-03-22

An undated photo found in the Bradford Witness of Kilkenny's Furniture & undertaking, next to J.A. Webb's Bradford Meat Market, Ernest Snow's Saddler workshop, and L. Davey's Butcher shop. The picture is believed to date between 1910-1920.

Bradford Witness

Kilkenny, Frank obituary

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  • 1963-07-03

Event Date : Friday, June 21, 1963 Event Type : Death Municipality : Newmarket, Ont. Description : Mr. Frank Kilkenny appeared to make good progress during the first few days following the accident which necessitated the amputation of part of his...

Bradford Witness

Neilly, Richard J. obituary

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  • 1950

"Richard James Neilly, who has been a resident of Aurora for the past fourteen years, died suddenly on Tuesday, November 14 at his late residence in town. Born in Gilford, Mr. Neilly received his public school education there and later attended Br...

Bradford Witness

Notice Re Bradford Bakery

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  • 1940-01-31

"In order to wind up the estate of the late F.W. ("Bud") Stephenson, it is important and necessary that all accounts owing to Bradford Bakery be paid at this time. Will all persons who owe an account to Bradford Bakery please arrange the same with...

Bradford Witness

Office Window - Vegetable Processing Strikes

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  • 1964-06-30

Article features news on strikes at Bradford's vegetable processing plants (Federal Farms and United Farms), including immigrant issues in the press, and local news.

Ina McKenzie

Office Window - Vegetable Processing Strikes pt 2

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  • 1964-07-08

Article features news on strikes at Bradford's vegetable processing plants (Federal Farms and United Farms), including publicity in other papers, Bradford's image with the strike and lack of export.

Ina McKenzie

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