Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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"Oh! Canada" Official Languages Kit

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  • 1970 - 1977

"Oh! Canada" kit, distributed to primary school children in Canada (2.5 million), including in Bradford West Gwillimbury. It was a result of the Official Languages Act passed in 1969 and the Canadian government's efforts to work-out Canada's Frenc...

Government of Canada

"Oh! Canada" Official Languages Kit - Back

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  • 1970 - 1977

"Oh! Canada" kit, distributed to primary school children in Canada (2.5 million), including in Bradford West Gwillimbury. It was a result of the Official Languages Act passed in 1969 and the Canadian government's efforts to work-out Canada's Frenc...

Government of Canada

"The noise of the aircraft, the guns..." & "Street names"

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  • 1994-06-08

Contains biographies on Trooper Keith Noble & Trooper Art Turner, photograph of Bradford Legion veterans at D-Day 50th anniversary, and a photograph and account of Harold Metcalf of Cookstown in World War II

Bradford Witness

$10,000 anonymous donation made to library fund

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  • 1986-09-10

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..."

Bradford Weekly

$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...

Bradford Witness

$3 M Blaze

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  • 1988-05-03

"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...

Bradford Gazette

$75,000 for New Library

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  • 1987

The fundraising for a new building for the Bradford Public Library reaching the $75,000 mark.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library

'Steam Train' presented

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  • 1987-09-30

Article on the South Simcoe Railway Heritage presentation by Tom Henry; the presentation promoted the importance of recognizing the steam train's achievements for Canada.

Bradford Weekly

11 & 88 Super Convenience

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  • 2007

11 and 88 Super Convenience on the north west corner of Holland and Barrie Streets in Bradford.

Irma Pappenheim

116 women at annual meeting

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26839
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  • 1977-05-25

"Alliston - South Simcoe District Women's Institute held its 75th annual meeting in Alliston last week, with 116 delegates attending from 11 branches. District president Mrs. Paul Tipping of Tottenham and secretary treasurer Mrs. Everett McVety of...

Bradford Witness

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