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9 John Street West

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  • 1995

The building seen in this photo (from 1995) was once located on the north side at 9 John St. West. It was a long, one-storey, frame house with a verandah on the south side and a small porch on the east side (facing Barrie Street). Dick Crake and h...

Janice Hopkins

Barrie Street Post Office

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This is the post office built in 1936, replacing the old building on Holland Street. It was replaced in 1965 by the John-Barrie Streets post office, though the building still stands as an office building today. The photograph was given to the Libr...

Bill Marks

Bond Head Booketeria a novel idea

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  • 1993-05-05

An article about the creation of a "Booketeria" in order to help provide library services to the Bond Head area. "What is a Booketeria? It's a self-serve mini-library, a new and innovative way to make library resources more available in a small c...

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

Bradford Post Office

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  • 1936

This photo was taken soon after the post office was built.

Lew Campbell

Bradford Post Office 1938

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  • 1938

A photograph of the Bradford Post Office, taken by Lewis (Lew) Campbell in 1938.

Lew Campbell

Bradford's First Post Office

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  • 1989-1992

This is Bradford's first building solely dedicated to a Post Office, built in 1936 at 22 Barrie Street. It was designed by Gordon S. Adamson, and contracted by J. Saint of Bradford. Prior to this, the post office was housed in a shared building on...

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library

Bradford's New Post Office is Now Nearing Completion

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  • 1936-06-03

"Ready for Installation of Interior Fittings - Will Fill Long-Felt Need and Add Much to Appearance of Barrie Street and Business Section Bradford's new Post Office building, construction of which was started late last fall, is now completed, insi...

Bradford Witness

Broughton, Henry Sanderson

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  • 1906

Article from the Bradford Witness - May 31 1906 edition on H.S. Broughton, postmaster and librarian of Bradford. This edition provides many biographies and photographs of prominent citizens at the time.

Edmund Garrett

Buildings & Architecure L-Z

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Contains articles and clippings related to the buildings and architecture of Bradford West Gwillimbury, from L-Z

Joe Saint

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