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  • The Vanishing Heritage Series - Beyond Steam and Smoke
    Video       A DVD titled 'Vanishing Heritage Series - Beyond Steam and Smoke.' It features interviews and lectures about the history of Burk's Falls. Areas covered include - the reconstruction after the fire, Algonquin Park, The Burk's Falls Arrow
    Video     A DVD titled 'Vanishing Heritage Series - Beyond Steam and Smoke.' It features interviews and lectures about the history of Burk's Falls. Areas covered include - the reconstruction after the ...
  • The Vanishing Heritage Series - Steam and Smoke
    Video       A DVD titled 'Vanishing Heritage Series - Steam and Smoke.' It features interviews and lectures about the history of Burk's Falls. Areas covered include - the steamboat era, the lumber industry, the tannery, the fire and the reconstruction.
    Video     A DVD titled 'Vanishing Heritage Series - Steam and Smoke.' It features interviews and lectures about the history of Burk's Falls. Areas covered include - the steamboat era, the lumber ...
  • Tweedsmuir Village Histories: Chalmers Women's Institute
    ImageText       The black cover (not featured) is inscribed with "Tweedsmuir History Chalmers Women's Institute" and a logo featuring the words "For Home and Country". The inscription and logo are in gold.
    ImageText     The black cover (not featured) is inscribed with "Tweedsmuir History Chalmers Women's Institute" and a logo featuring the words "For Home and Country". The inscription and logo are in gold.
  • St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Burks Falls Ontario, 1881-1981
    TextImage       This is a black and white booklet that celebrates the history of the first 100 years of the St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, in Burks Falls, 1881-1981. The booklet is entirely text based and includes no photographs. It includes a short history of the church in Burk's Falls, information on its ...
    TextImage     This is a black and white booklet that celebrates the history of the first 100 years of the St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, in Burks Falls, 1881-1981. The booklet is entirely ...
  • Memories in Video of Glen Reid and Friends - The Heritage River Concert
    Video       Two hour country, bluegrass & folk concert featuring 'Glen Reid & Friends.' The concert took place in a church in Burk's Falls on October 26, 1996.
    Video     Two hour country, bluegrass & folk concert featuring 'Glen Reid & Friends.' The concert took place in a church in Burk's Falls on October 26, 1996.
  • Flume with Many Leaks at Knight's Plant, circa 1915
    Image       Black and white photograph of the flume near the Knight Brother's factory. The flume is full of leaks. There is a building on top of the flume.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the flume near the Knight Brother's factory. The flume is full of leaks. There is a building on top of the flume.
  • The Wanita on the Magnetawan River, circa 1913
    Image       In the upper right corner 'ON THE MAGNETAWAN RIVER, BURKS FALLS, ON' is written in red
    Image     In the upper right corner 'ON THE MAGNETAWAN RIVER, BURKS FALLS, ON' is written in red
  • "The Fleet” at Burk's Falls Wharf, circa 1909
    Image       At the bottom in the centre 'Burk's Falls Wharf, "The Fleet," ' is written.
    Image     At the bottom in the centre 'Burk's Falls Wharf, "The Fleet," ' is written.
  • The Armour in a Dry Dock, circa 1909
    Image       Black and white photograph of the Armour in dry dock. There are no people in the photograph. There is an unknown building behind the ship.
    Image     Black and white photograph of the Armour in dry dock. There are no people in the photograph. There is an unknown building behind the ship.
  • Towering Snow Drift in front of Post Office, Burk's Falls, circa 1920
    Image       The caption at the bottom of the image reads 'The photo shows the Burk's Falls Post Office behind the snow banks which were common in the 40's."
    Image     The caption at the bottom of the image reads 'The photo shows the Burk's Falls Post Office behind the snow banks which were common in the 40's."
  • Lifeline to the Heartland
    Video       Video recording of Glen Reid playing "Lifeline to the Heartland". This recording also features a discussion of local steamboat and river heritage. Old photographs are examined and discussed, with many references to the Magnetawan river and Burk's Falls area.
    Video     Video recording of Glen Reid playing "Lifeline to the Heartland". This recording also features a discussion of local steamboat and river heritage. Old photographs are examined and discussed, with many ...
  • A Book of Remembrance Burk's Falls, Ryerson & Armour
    ImageText       This booklet is currently housed in a binder. This project was put together by a patron of the Burk's Falls, Armour & Ryerson Library. It includes the names of the soldiers who served from in WWI and WWII from the area. The binder is divided into two sections, WWI and ...
    ImageText     This booklet is currently housed in a binder. This project was put together by a patron of the Burk's Falls, Armour & Ryerson Library. It includes the names of the ...
  • The Boats of Burk's Falls
    Video       An elderly man from the Burk's Falls area is interviewed and gives a slide show of various boats that sailed in the area in the early twentieth century.
    Video     An elderly man from the Burk's Falls area is interviewed and gives a slide show of various boats that sailed in the area in the early twentieth century.
  • Tip-Toff Cottage, Burk's Falls, circa 1905.
    Image       An added caption at the bottom of the image reads 'Tipp-Toff Cottage, Burk's Falls. Early 1900s.' This caption was added by Roger Simmons
    Image     An added caption at the bottom of the image reads 'Tipp-Toff Cottage, Burk's Falls. Early 1900s.' This caption was added by Roger Simmons
  • Lumberyard, Burk's Falls, circa 1950
    Image       Black and white photograph of a lumberyard in the village of Burk's Falls. From this distance it looks like a shanty town. These are actually towers of finished lumber. In the foreground is a set of train tracks and railroad cars to transport the lumber away.
    Image     Black and white photograph of a lumberyard in the village of Burk's Falls. From this distance it looks like a shanty town. These are actually towers of finished lumber. In ...
  • Hunters Arriving at the Burk's Falls Wharf, 1909
    Image       Black and white photograph of hunters getting off the train in Burk's Falls and walking to the wharf so they can get boats to their winter hunting camps.
    Image     Black and white photograph of hunters getting off the train in Burk's Falls and walking to the wharf so they can get boats to their winter hunting camps.
  • Half-Frozen Falls, Burk's Falls, circa 1900
    Imagecomment       At the bottom in the centre 'Burks Falls, Ont. “The Falls” ' is written in black
    Imagecomment     At the bottom in the centre 'Burks Falls, Ont. “The Falls” ' is written in black
  • The Dam, Flume, and Galna Bridge Near Knight Lumber, circa 1931.
    Image       Black and white photograph of the flume near the Knight Brother's lumber factory. The flume would take logs from the river and take them towards the factory. The river is flowing from the damn. The river held up by the damn is the Magnetawan River. The bridge in the background ...
    Image     Black and white photograph of the flume near the Knight Brother's lumber factory. The flume would take logs from the river and take them towards the factory. The river is ...
  • The Foot Bridge and Dam, Burk's Falls, circa 1978
    Image       Colour photograph of a walking path going over the dam in Burk's Falls. The river being held up by the dam is the Magnetawan.
    Image     Colour photograph of a walking path going over the dam in Burk's Falls. The river being held up by the dam is the Magnetawan.
  • Working Lumber Mill, circa 1920
    Imagemysterycomment       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 ...
    Imagemysterycomment     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 ...
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