Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Angus Mowat's Journal

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  • 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

Audrey Evans Dies After Brief Illness

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  • 1981-05-06

Audrey Evans Dies After Brief Illness Bradford lost a special lady last week. Audrey Evans, wife of former Bradford Mayor and Simcoe Centre MPP, D. Arthur Evans died early Wednesday morning, April 29, at York County Hospital in Newmarket after a ...

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Blackwell, Harold Leeds

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  • 1935-08-21

Event Date: August 10, 1935 Event Type: Death Description: Suddenly, at Bradford on Saturday, August 10, 1935, Harold Leeds Blackwell, manager of the local branch of the Canadian Bank of Commerce.

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Cpl. Reg. A.C. Wilson Assumes Duties At Stayner Next Week

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  • 1957-05-01

Article summarizing Cpl. Reg. A.C. Wilson of the Bradford OPP detachment duties in Bradford; also includes his farewell party and information on his wife's efforts in town.

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Evans, Charlie & Brock Summary

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  • 1991-01-10

Summary of an interview with Charlie & Brock Evans on January 10, 1991. They are interviewed by George Jackson. Anne Coffey, Joe Saint, Louise Evans and June Chambers are also present at the interview. They discuss their childhood in the area, th...

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

Holland Court opening

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  • 1988-11-09

"The Bradford Public Library officially opened their new premises at 100 Holland Court on Sunday, November 6, 1988. On hand to officiate over the "ribbon cutting ceremony" was Mayor Bill dePeuter, Librarian Adrienne Price and Honorary Chairman, Mr...

Bradford Gazette

Hurricane Hazel Full Transcript

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Part 1 - An interview with many residents’ accounts of Hurricane Hazel. Specifying different memories on Bradford’s assistance to other towns, and the recovery effort. Part 2 - An interview specifically with Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Evans recounting t...

Marion (Peacock) Evans

Looking Back Over the Century - West Gwillimbury Part 1

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  • 1967-03-22

The Bradford Witness decided to release a series of articles from local townspeople on the history of certain events in Bradford and West Gwillimbury's time. This week, C.T.S. "Charlie" Evans wrote about the Township of West Gwillimbury.

C.T.S. Evans

Looking Back Over the Century - West Gwillimbury Part 3

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  • 1967-04-05

The Bradford Witness decided to release a series of articles from local townspeople on the history of certain events in Bradford and West Gwillimbury's time. This week, C.T.S. "Charlie" Evans continued to write about the Township of West Gwillimbury.

C.T.S. Evans

More Convent History Unveiled

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  • 1981-05-06

BRADFORD - Life-long Bradford resident and lawyer C.T.S. "Charlie" Evans last week shed further light on the history of the old convent on Barrie St. The convent it currently the object of a legal tussle over ownership between the town and the co...

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