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  • Strong Township Report
    Text       A copy of the original founding document for Sundridge. The report was compiled by the Honourable Commissioner of Crown Lands of Ontario. It details the soils, the roads and trees. Later it goes on to describe the colonization of the area.
    Text     A copy of the original founding document for Sundridge. The report was compiled by the Honourable Commissioner of Crown Lands of Ontario. It details the soils, the roads and trees. ...
  • Part of the Brooks Farm
    Image       Black and white photograph of a sandy area near the Brook's farm. In the background there appears to be a snow covered lake and a raising hill behind that.
    Image     Black and white photograph of a sandy area near the Brook's farm. In the background there appears to be a snow covered lake and a raising hill behind that.
  • Lumber Camp in the distance, circa 1930
    Image       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.
    Image     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, ...
  • Bevan's Lake
    Image       Black and white photograph of Bevan's Lake beside the property that was owned by Larry Brooks. In background of the photograph the shoreline is thick with trees. There is also some logs sticking out of the water in the middle of the lake.
    Image     Black and white photograph of Bevan's Lake beside the property that was owned by Larry Brooks. In background of the photograph the shoreline is thick with trees. There is also ...
  • Cooking on a open campfire
    Image       Black and white photograph of of two pails hung over an open fire. The buckets sitting on the top of the thick sticks is boiling away something. The whole scene is located in the forest thick with trees.
    Image     Black and white photograph of of two pails hung over an open fire. The buckets sitting on the top of the thick sticks is boiling away something. The whole scene ...
  • Scenic Conservation
    ImageText       Large book made by the students of a local school in Kearney. The book was made in 1954. It covers many areas of conservation in Kearney accompanied by many large black and white photographs.
    ImageText     Large book made by the students of a local school in Kearney. The book was made in 1954. It covers many areas of conservation in Kearney accompanied by many large ...
  • South River Near South River
    Image       Black and white photograph of the South River. Only one side of the river can be seen. There are many trees on the fair side of the river. There are also a few rock outcroppings.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the South River. Only one side of the river can be seen. There are many trees on the fair side of the river. There are ...
  • Postcard of a Hotel in Perry Township, 1900
    Image       Typed on the back of the postcard: "Reprinted on the occasion of PERRY TOWNSHIP CENTENNIAL 1988."
    Image     Typed on the back of the postcard: "Reprinted on the occasion of PERRY TOWNSHIP CENTENNIAL 1988."
  • Family Home, 14 Copeland Street Burk's Falls, circa 1930
    Image       Along the bottom '14 Copeland Street, Burk's Falls. The photo from the 30's shows A. G. Culbert and family in front of their home' was added by Roger Simmons.
    Image     Along the bottom '14 Copeland Street, Burk's Falls. The photo from the 30's shows A. G. Culbert and family in front of their home' was added by Roger Simmons.
  • Bell Tower, Burk's Falls, circa 1920
    Image       Black and white photograph of downtown Burk's Falls centering on a bell tower. The photograph is from an elevated perspective, providing a view of most of the buildings in the area.
    Image     Black and white photograph of downtown Burk's Falls centering on a bell tower. The photograph is from an elevated perspective, providing a view of most of the buildings in the ...
  • The Hotel Central, Burk's Falls, 1953
    Imagecomment       Along the bottom 'The Hotel Central in 1953, owned and operated by the Fells for many years' was added to the image by Roger Simmons.
    Imagecomment     Along the bottom 'The Hotel Central in 1953, owned and operated by the Fells for many years' was added to the image by Roger Simmons.
  • Post Office, Burk's Falls, circa 1940
    Image       Along the bottom 'BURK'S FALLS – ONTARIO, CANADA PHOTO BY WINGER STUDIO BF 13' is written in black.
    Image     Along the bottom 'BURK'S FALLS – ONTARIO, CANADA PHOTO BY WINGER STUDIO BF 13' is written in black.
  • Memorial Arena, Burk's Falls, circa 1940
    Image       At the bottom in the left corner 'Memorial Arena, Burks Falls, Ontario – Canada 6' is written in black.
    Image     At the bottom in the left corner 'Memorial Arena, Burks Falls, Ontario – Canada 6' is written in black.
  • Knight Brother's Factory, 1907
    Image       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 ...
    Image     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 ...
  • The Old Mahoney House on Doe Lake, circa 1940.
    Imagecomment       The caption at the bottom of the image reads 'The Old Mahoney House on Doe Lake. The steamer Lady Katrina stopped here regularly.'
    Imagecomment     The caption at the bottom of the image reads 'The Old Mahoney House on Doe Lake. The steamer Lady Katrina stopped here regularly.'
  • The Mike on the Magnetawan, circa 1923
    Image       Black and white photograph of the tugboat Mike with smoke coming off the smokestack. The boat is in the middle of the river, likely the Magnetawan. There are forests on either side of the river.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the tugboat Mike with smoke coming off the smokestack. The boat is in the middle of the river, likely the Magnetawan. There are forests on ...
  • Tugboat on Forested River, circa 1915.
    Imagemystery       A black and white photograph of a tugboat on a forested river. There are no people visible in the picture. This may be the tugboat Mike on the Magnetawan.
    Imagemystery     A black and white photograph of a tugboat on a forested river. There are no people visible in the picture. This may be the tugboat Mike on the Magnetawan.
  • Looking Back with the Magnetawan Women's Institute
    TextImage       Two-hundred-sixty-six page history of the village of Magnetawan. Written by the Magnetawan Women's Institute.
    TextImage     Two-hundred-sixty-six page history of the village of Magnetawan. Written by the Magnetawan Women's Institute.
  • Closed Magnetawan Locks, circa 1920
    Image       On the back of the photograph, 'MAG LOCKS.,' is handwritten in pencil.
    Image     On the back of the photograph, 'MAG LOCKS.,' is handwritten in pencil.
  • Burk's Falls Ont. West Side of Town
    Image       Colour illustrated postcard of the village of Burk's Falls from the west side of town. In the foreground there's a factory with lumber in its yard, possibly the Knight Brother's Factory. Behind the factory is the Magnetawan River. Across the river are houses. On the back of the postcard is ...
    Image     Colour illustrated postcard of the village of Burk's Falls from the west side of town. In the foreground there's a factory with lumber in its yard, possibly the Knight Brother's ...
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