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Loggers in Burk's Falls, circa 1910
 
ImageComments:  2002  Black and white photograph of a group of lumberjacks in the woods. On the left there is a man standing on a large log. In the middle are two men standing behind the log. In the background there is a man standing by a partly cut tree. Two of the men appear to be holding axes.
Working Lumber Mill, circa 1920
 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  2002  Black and white photograph of a lumber mill. On the left side there is a building with a ramp going into a second floor window. There are logs going up into the building along the ramp. In the foreground on the right are logs in a pile. There is a crane holding up a log in the air in the...
Constructing a Building at the Lumber Camp, circa 1920
 
ImageComments:  2003  Black and white photograph of a building being built in the forest. Upon completion this building would have be used by loggers at the lumber camp. There are many people working on the building. On the left side there are two horses pulling construction materials.
Two Men on the Steamboat Mike, circa 1926.
 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  2002  A black and white photograph of two men on the tugboat Mike. No shore is visible in the picture and it is not clear where exactly this picture was taken. The boat is riding low, so it may be caring a load. The boat gets its name from its first captain. The name of the boat "Mike"
Portrait of E. Lockett, circa 1890 
Image  circa 1890  Black and white portrait photograph of E. Lockett. He is wearing eyeglasses in the photograph. He was a local music teacher. He's facing forward. This picture is a copy of an earlier photograph. Handwritten on the back: "Caldwell E. Lockett - music teacher - gave music lessons to children of...
162nd Battalion Crossing the Galna Bridge, Burk's Falls, 1916
 
ImageMysteries:  circa 1916  Black and white photograph of the 162nd Battalion marching over the Galna Bridge in Burk's Falls. The 162nd has stopped half on and half off the bridge. Two of the officers are Lt. L Martyn & Lt. R. Laing. Handwritten on the back of the photograph: "Library 162nd Galna Bridge" and "Courtesy Art...
162nd Battalion Ready for Inspection, the Sundridge Fairgrounds, 1916
 
ImageMysteries:  1916  Black and white photograph of the 162nd Battalion on the Burk's Falls Fairgrounds. They are lined up and appear to be ready for a military inspection. In the background of the photograph, across the river are houses. Handwritten on the back of the photograph: "Burks Falls 1916 Fairgrounds Lieut...
Typed Copy of the Burk's Falls section from Province of Ontario Gazetteer and Directory, 1895 
Text  circa 1995  Two page typed copy of information from the Province of Ontario Gazetteer and Directory, 1895. This was published by The Might Directory Company of Toronto. Information in the document includes: the location of Burk's Falls, what kind of public buildings are in the area, the population, what...
162nd Battalion Posing for a Picture Against a Wall, circa 1916
 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  circa 1916  Black and white photograph of the 162nd posing for a picture against a wall. There are three rows of soldiers. The front row soldiers are kneeling or sitting. The second and third row are standing. The wall behind them is made of brick and mortar. There is a tree behind the wall on the right...
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