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$19,000 bull

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  • 1976-01-21

"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...

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1909 O.A.L.A. Intermediate Lacrosse Champions Float

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  • 1957-08-21

The following set of photographs were taken from the Bradford Witness August 21, 1957 edition, highlighting the Bradford Centennial parade and celebrations. This float includes "Three members of Bradford 1909 O.A.L.A. Intermediate Lacrosse champio...

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1959 Fire - Bradford Fire Department

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  • 1959-02

"This week's photo, courtesy of the Bradford Fire Department, depicts the fire in February of 1959 which destroyed a large block of the downtown section, from Evans and Evans to the police department. The fire swept through several businesses, unp...

George Jackson

A happy Salad Queen

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26866
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  • 1977-06-15

"Donna Ramsay (centre), this year's Salad Festival Queen, receives congratulations from the 1976 queen, Annette Grencer, as fellow contestant Nancy Bergeron (right) applauds. Donna, 18, was elected at the Salad Festival dance Saturday night in the...

George Jackson

Accident Report - Death of Kenneth Andrews

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  • 1949

Source : The Bradford Witness Six-year-old boy killed when the left side of the car he was riding in was ripped off in a collision with a truck on Highway 27. Was going to visit his grandparents at the time. Driver of the truck, Lloyd Wallace, w...

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Adair, Leonard H. & Esther Margaret Turner

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  • 1943-08-11

Event Date : Saturday, August 07, 1943 Event Type : Marriage Description : Daughter of Mr. Victor Turner and the late Mrs. Turner, granddaughter of Mr. Joseph Brown of Bradford wed son of Mr and Mrs. Edwin Adair of Tottenham. Rev John McEwen off...

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Adams, Charles obituary

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  • 1941-05-07

Event Date : Saturday, May 03, 1941 Event Type : Death Description : Passed away at his son's residence in Toronto at the age of 82. A father of 5. Is interred in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

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Adamson, Frank obituary

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  • 1953-01-07

Event Date : Wednesday, December 31, 1952 Event Type : Death Description : Friends of Frank Adamson were shocked last Wednesday when the message came that he was dead. Mr. Adamson worked on a night shift at Malton and left home Tuesday evening ap...

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Adamson, Frank obituary (short)

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  • 1953-01-07

Event Date : Wednesday, December 31, 1952 Event Type : Death Description : Died at Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, in his 42nd year. Beloved husband of Lillian Woodward, and dear father of Ronald, Ellen and Joshua. Service was held at the T. K...

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