$10,000 anonymous donation made to library fund
- CA BWGPL LHC-Libr-LibrArti-2019-03-12-12
A newspaper article about a donation towards a new Bradford Public Library at 100 Holland Court.
"An anonymous donation of $10,000 has been received by the library fundraising committee..."
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26893
"Agriculture Minister William Newman was on hand last Wednesday with cattle owner John Devins for a special service. The men were celebrating the first time an imported breed of cattle has been sent back to its country of origin. John Devins' Char...
$3 M Blaze
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Fire-2016-12-08-07
"Firefighters battle stubborn 7-hour blaze which ripped through industrial complex last Friday afternoon
On April 28, 1988 at approximately 2:20 p.m., a major fire broke out in an industrial complex on Bridge Street (Hwy. 11) in the Town of Bradf...
$75,000 for New Library
- CA BWGPL LHC-Libr-LibraryLife-1980s-OS8783
The fundraising for a new building for the Bradford Public Library reaching the $75,000 mark.
Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
125th Anniversary Plate from Innisfil
- CA BWGPL AR-2016-10-21-13
Congratulatory plate given by the Township of Innisfil to Bradford, celebrating Bradford's 125th Anniversary.
Township of Innisfil
125th Celebration Poster
- CA BWGPL LHC-Event-Anni-Quasq-2018-11-09-10
A poster for the celebrations occuring to mark the 125th anniversary of the town of Bradford.
Town of Bradford
157 John Street West
- CA BWGPL GJ-HB-2017-04-06-09
This bungalow located at 157 John St. West originally had a woodshed on the east side. It was once owned by Bill Semenuk, until he and his family moved to Barrie. He was considered to be a good electrical, radio, and watch repairman. The house was...
1871 Bradford Fire Account
- CA BWGPL LHC-Dis-Fire-2018-11-22-14
An article about a highly destructive fire that swept through Holland Street, destroying multiple buildings, businesses and homes. The original article appeared in the May 22nd, 1871 edition of the Toronto Daily Telegraph and was reprinted in 1901...
- CA BWGPL LHC-Dis-Fire-2018-11-22-01
Newspaper article from 1886 about a fire that destroyed buildings on the town's main thoroughfare and the fire suppression efforts of firefighters and citizens.
1890 Bradford Novelty Concert Programme
- CA BWGPL LHC-FamFil-CF-2018-11-21-04
The front cover of an 1890 program for a novelty concert in Bradford. Libbie Campbell daughter of William Campbell (the grain dealer) was one of the performers in the concert and is listed in the programme.
Luanne Campbell Edwards