1871 Bradford Fire Account
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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...
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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.
1959 Fire - Bradford Fire Department
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"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...
2007 Street Views of Bradford
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This file contains photographs of the downtown core of Bradford, taken in 2007 by Irma Pappeheim for historical records of the streets.
32 Holland Street East
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Big Momma's Soul Food and La Mexicanada Restaurant located at 32 Holland Street East in Bradford.
A century of service
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Description : These days, there are very few businesses that have been around for 100 years. The Bradford law firm of Evans and Evans is one of those few. Founded in 1894 by T.W.W. Evans, the firm was augmented by his sons, Charles and Brock in th...
Bradford West Gwillimbury Times
A. Sutherland Grocery Invoice
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Image of an invoice from A. Sutherland Grocery on Holland Street. The invoice is dated June 12th, 1926 and to Hazel Campbell. Alexander Sutherland also operated a bakery on Simcoe Road. His wife, Elizabeth was the sister of Bessie Campbell (wife ...
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Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
Bradford 40 Years Ago
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An 1903 reprint/summary of parts of the March 26th, 1863 edition of the South Simcoe Times. Printed by the Bradford Witness as part of the "Bradford 4_ Years Ago" series. It has significant information and parts from the mentioned edition.
Bradford 5c to $1 Store
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The Bradford 5c to $1 store prior to the 1959 fire on Holland Street W. which damaged the building.