Angus Mowat's Journal
- CA BWGPL AR-Library-2019-03-11-16
- 1937 - 1938
Excerpts relating to Bond Head and Bradford Libraries from Angus Mowat's journal. Mowat was the first Inspector of Public Libraries for Ontario, a position he held from 1937 - 1960.
Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library
Boddy, John obituary extra
- CA BWGPL VS-1800-2016-09-28-01
Event Date : February 17, 1899
Event Type : Death
Description : The death of Mr. John Boddy, of this village, was referred to last week by nearly all our county exchanges. In our obituary notice we overlooked mentioning the fact that deceased had...
Duncan McArthur Brutally Assaulted and Robbed in his Bond Head Garage
- CA BWGPL LHC-Event-CRI-2016-12-14-07
"Mr. Duncan McArthur, proprietor of the Bond Head garage, is a patient in York County Hospital, Newmarket, recovering from a brutal assault, committed in his garage last Friday night around 10 o'clock, when he was struck on the head and kicked abo...
Flt.-Sgt. Harold Wilson Reported Missing After Air Bombing Operations
- CA BWGPL LHC-HER-WWII-2016-11-07-13
"Mr. and Mrs. Daniel wilson, of Bond head, have been notified by Ottawa that their second son, Flt.-Sgt. Harold (Chub) Wilson, is missing after air operations over enemy territory. The entire crew of his craft failed to return and as yet there is ...
Harvey, D.K. Summary
- CA BWGPL OH-Harvey-Harvey Summary
Summary of an interview with D.K. (Dewitt Henry Kitson) Harvey on March 20, 1974. The interviewer is Jack Coleman. D.K. discusses his family history, community involvement (politics, conservation, etc.) and memories of Simcoe County. See the Rela...
Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives
Large Fire in Bond Head
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Fire-2016-11-15-04
Recounts the fire at John Kirkpatrick's Hotel, originally the Burns' Hotel, in Bond Head on September 23, 1854.
Lulough Kneeshaw's Sewing Exercise Book
- CA BWGPL AR-2019-07-23-03
A sewing exercise book that was owned and used by Lulough Kneeshaw (nee Latimer).
From the notes of donator June Chambers:
"I interviewed Edgar & Lulough not long after we moved to Bond Head. Edgar was easy with telling his stories, Lulough not ...
Manning, Samuel obituary
- CA BWGPL VS-1800-PH3701
Event Date : January 25, 1891
Event Type : Death
Age: 73 years, 9 months, 26 days. Born at Old Castle, County Meath, Ireland in 1817. Emigrated to Canada in 1819, and settled on lot 24, concession 5, Tecumseth. Married Margaret Sutherla...