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Main Street of Ahmic Harbour, Ontario, circa 1906. 
 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of the main street of Ahmic Harbour. There are many stores along the street. People are standing by the stores and facing to the right of the image. At the far end of the street is what appears to be a herd of cattle. Across the street to the right is a...
Ahmic Harbour from Across the Bay, circa 1906 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of an unidentified boat passing the through the Ahmic Harbour. There are buildings of Ahmic on the shore on a hill.
The Galna Bridge, Burk's Falls, circa 1915.
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Galna Bridge with someone standing on the bridge. The bridge was in Burk's Falls and crossed the Magnetawan River. The bridge was made of metal, likely iron. There are a few buildings on the hill on the other side of the bridge.
Knight Brother's Lumber Mill, Burk's Falls, pre-1900
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Knight Brother's Factory in Burk's Falls. There are a variety of buildings. In the foreground there is a lumber yard and piled logs.
Knight Brother's Factory, 1907
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Knight Brother's Factory in Burk's Falls. This picture was taken from the opposite side of the river. The white cliff that can be seen below the factory is a build up of ice and snow. In the background are some of the buildings of Burk's Falls.
Burk's Falls in Winter, circa 1910 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of Burk's Falls in winter. In the foreground there is a field with a stacked pile of wood and a long wooden fence. In the background is the village.
Burk's Falls and the Wanita Coming into the Wharf, circa 1908.
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Village of Burk's Falls. Burk's Falls sits on both sides of the Magnetawan River. There are factories in the foreground. In the background a few homes and other buildings are visible. At the left on the river is a boat. This boat is the Wanita coming into...
Wanita Leaving Burk's Falls, circa 1904 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of the steamer Wanita leaving Burk's Falls on the Magnetawan River. A factory can be seen on the left side. On the right side in the background is the village of Burk's Falls. At the bottom in the middle of the postcard 'Burk's Falls Ont. - Steamer Wanita...
The Armour and the Tugboat Theresa in Magnetawan Wharf, circa 1907
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the steamer Armour at dock in Burk's Falls. The smaller vessel in the picture is the tugboat Theresa. There are some logs washed up on the shore. Two buildings can be seen near the dock.
The Wharf of Magnetawan in Winter, 1926
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the village of Magnetawan. On the close side of the river are a group of factories. These factories are releasing plumes of smoke obscuring parts of the village. There are snow covered houses across the the river in the background.
Lumber Camp in the distance, circa 1930
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of a Burk's Falls area lumber camp in the winter off in the distance behind some trees. The buildings in the camp would include: stables, mess, barracks, barns, workshops, etc. There is snow on the ground in the forest where the picture was taken.
Group of Local Loggers, circa 1930
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a group of loggers in the lumber village. The picture was taken in the winter. Some of the loggers are posing in a snow bank. There are two buildings behind the loggers.
Group Picture at the Logging Village, Burk's Falls area, circa 1930
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a Burk's Falls Area lumber camp. There are many horses standing with the men. These horses would have been used to pull sleds of logs. In addition to the stable in the center of the image, there are four other buildings and there are roads between the buildings. ...
Group of Loggers, circa 1930
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a group of local loggers standing outside of a building in their lumber village. The first row is sitting on the ground, the second row of men appear to be on a bench, and the remaining men are standing in the back. There are two small children amongst the men.
Group of Loggers with a Dog, circa 1930
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a group of Burk's Falls loggers. They are kneeling in the snow. Amongst the the loggers there is a small dog. There is one of the lumber camp buildings in the background behind the loggers.
Group of Loggers on a Building, circa 1930 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white group photograph of loggers at one of buildings at the lumber camps. The men are arranged in three rows. The front row of men are on the ground, the middle row of men are sitting on the low roof of the building, and the men in the back row are standing on a low roof.
The Galna Bridge, circa 1930.
 
Image  2002  Black and white photograph of the Galna Bridge in the village of Burk's Falls. The Magnetawan River is running under the bridge. There are unidentified buildings that can be seen on the far side of the bridge. There are no people in the picture.
Burk's Falls Main Street, circa 1920
 
ImageMysteries:  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of Burk's Falls' Main Street in the winter. The street and the buildings are covered in snow. There are some people wandering around the street. In the upper left corner 'Burks Falls, Ont., in Winter' is written in red.
On the Galna Bridge, Burk's Falls, circa 1925
 
Image  2002  Black and white photographic postcard of Burk's Falls. The image shows the railway bridge going across the front of the picture through the town. The river below the bridge is the Magnetawan. Just behind the bridge is a river flume. A long the bottom 'On the Galna Bridge Looking West, Burks...
The Tannery, Burk's Falls, circa 1917.
 
Image  2002  Colour painted postcard of the Tannery. The factory is on the river on the left side. The village of Burk's Falls can be seen off in the distance. In the upper left corner '941. Burks Falls, Ont.' is written in red.
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