Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Accidental Deaths

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid
  • File
  • 1800-

Contains articles on the accidental deaths within the Bradford and West Gwillimbury area

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Agriculture

  • CA BWGPL WEG-Agr
  • File
  • - 2018

Contains items relating to Agricultural history in Bradford West Gwillimbury. Headings include: *1861 Ag. Report on Census *Agricultural Articles and Advertisements *Ontario Farmer Articles *Market & Price Information *Farm Innovation *Dairy Farm ...

WEGWHIST Collection

Early Settlers

  • CA BWGPL WEG-EaSet
  • File
  • 1800s

Contains items relating to the Early Settlement of Bradford and West Gwillimbury. Headings include: *Early Settlers 1 of 2 *Early Settlers 2 of 2 *Red River Colony *Early Maps of Township *Early Settlers and Government *East Gwillimbury

WEGWHIST Collection

First Nations

  • CA BWGPL WEG-FNat
  • File
  • - 2018

Contains items relating to the First Nations people in the Bradford and West Gwillimbury area. Headings include: *First Nations - General

WEGWHIST Collection

Garrett, Roland Interview

  • CA BWGPL OH-Garrett
  • File
  • 1977-10-09

Audio and summary of an interview with Roland Garrett. The interviewer is not identified. Roland discusses his and his wife's (Alice Leetta McAfee Garrett) family history and his memories. They also briefly discuss how the Holland Marsh has change...

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Goodwin, Eldon Interview

  • CA BWGPL OH-Goodwin
  • File
  • 1996-07-21

Audio and summary of an interview with Dave Bateman on July 21, 1996. He is interviewed by George Jackson. Ed Jones is also present. Eldon talks about marsh hay harvesting in the 1920s and 1930s. He later talks about his farm in the 1940s baling h...

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Hurricane Hazel

  • CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Hazel
  • File
  • 1954-10-15

Contains items from the BWGPL collection relating to Hurricane Hazel and the subsequent flooding of the Holland Marsh October 15, 1954

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The Marsh

  • WEG-Mar
  • File
  • - 2018

Contains information on the Holland Marsh in relation to Bradford's history. Headings include: *Drainage 1 of 3 *Drainage 2 of 3 *Drainage 3 of 3 *Hurricane Hazel *Maps *Marsh Disasters *Marsh Hay *Marsh History *Photos *Professor W.H. Day