Old time service
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH27003
"The Auld Kirk, a historical church located at the Scotch Settlement will be the scene of an old time church service Sunday, June 22 at 3:00 p.m. The service is being jointly arranged by the Barrie Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church and the Sim...
Bradford High School class of 1934
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26764
"The styles have changed, but high school students haven't changed all that much from the days this photo was taken at Bradford High School in 1934. Front row, Mildred Faris, Orma Wilcox. Second row, Norma Walker, Vira Sutherland, Mildred Feaver, ...
- CA BWGPL LHC-Arti-2017-05-10-06
Article on public temperance meetings at the Town Hall on November 28, 1902. On December 4, 1902, the Ontario Liquor Act referendum would be voted on by the public to decide whether the government should usher in an era of prohibition. Bradford, a...
Military History is recalled by Finding of Button
- CA BWGPL LHC-Arti-2017-05-11-02
"While working in the flower-bed at the front of the bradford Presbyterian Church this summer, Mr. harvey Curry dug up a small object which turned out to be a button off a soldier's uniform. A little rubbing revealed the number "30" inside a raise...
The [Liquor Act of 1902] Referendum
- CA BWGPL LHC-Arti-2017-05-10-08
Article on Bradford's results of the December 4, 1902 Ontario Liquor Act referendum. The public voted to decide whether the government should usher in an era of prohibition. Bradford, a town heavy with taverns and inns, had churches and the newspa...
Hughes retires from roads
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26894
"West Gwillimbury Road Superintendent, Grenville Hughes, 68, resigned last week, after 14 years of service with the council staff. Reeve Orville Hughes accepted the resignation, thanked the road superintendent on behalf of the council for all his ...
Bradford Lions Club Float
- CA BWGPL LHC-Anni-Cen-2017-03-28-05-2017-03-28-11
The following set of photographs were taken from the Bradford Witness August 21, 1957 edition, highlighting the Bradford Centennial parade and celebrations.
This float was made by the Bradford Lions' Club.
Century Old Bradford Town Hall Rejuvenated
- CA BWGPL LHC-Newsp-Arti-2017-03-27-18
"Bradford's town council has marked this Centennial year in very suitable manner by doing a very complete "face-lifting" job at the venerable town hall. A complete and permanent refinishing of the exterior of the building, together with a few need...