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Pencil Sketch of an Abandoned House, 1978

Signed by the artist. Part of a group of ten sketches which were donated to the Perry Township Public Library in 1978. Pencil sketch of an...

  Pencil Sketch of an Abandoned House, 1978
Pencil Sketch of a Snow-Covered Home, 1978

Signed by the artist. Part of a group of ten sketches which were donated to the Perry Township Public Library in 1978. Pencil sketch of a...

  Pencil Sketch of a Snow-Covered Home, 1978
Pencil Sketch of a Large Wooden Barn, 1977

Signed by the artist. Part of a group of ten sketches which were donated to the Perry Township Public Library in 1978. Pencil sketch of a large...

  Pencil Sketch of a Large Wooden Barn, 1977
Sprucedale Railroad Station, circa 1915

Black and white photograph of the Sprucedale Railroad Station. The picture was taken from the side of the building. The entrance to the building...

  Sprucedale Railroad Station, circa 1915
Working Lumber Mill, circa 1920

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...

  Working Lumber Mill, circa 1920
Burk's Falls Fire Brigade in Front of C. W. Coulter Dry Goods, circa 1920

Black and white group photograph of the Burk's Falls Fire fighters. The fire fighters are standing in front of the fire wagon drawn by two horses....

  Burk's Falls Fire Brigade in Front of C. W. Coulter Dry Goods, circa 1920
House and a Group of People Near a Lake, circa 1930

Black and white photograph a group of people standing in front of a house and a barn in the woods near a lake or pond. There is a stack of...

  House and a Group of People Near a Lake, circa 1930
The Original Burke House, 1883.

Black and white photograph of the Original Burke House with a man standing in front of it. The house is a log building. There is another...

  The Original Burke House, 1883.
Demolition of the Sharpe Building, Newspaper clipping, circa 1960.

This clipping is assumed to be from the Almaguin News, however it is not clear which issue it is from. Black and white newspaper clipping on the...

  Demolition of the Sharpe Building, Newspaper clipping, circa 1960.
Horse Team Pulling a Funerary Cart, circa 1910

Black and white photograph of a driver taking a horse drawn hearse out for a drive. There is no body in the hearse. There is an unidentified person...

  Horse Team Pulling a Funerary Cart, circa 1910
Hunters Arriving in Burk's Falls, Newspaper Clipping

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...

  Hunters Arriving in Burk's Falls, Newspaper Clipping
Burk's Falls and the Magnetawan River, circa 1890

Black and white photograph of Burk's Falls. The photograph was taken from a distance. The river and both shores can be seen in the photograph. ...

  Burk's Falls and the Magnetawan River, circa 1890
Ferry on the Magnetawan River, circa 1923.

Black and white photograph of a ferry, likely a car ferry, on the Magnetawan River. The shore where the photographer was standing can be seen in...

  Ferry on the Magnetawan River, circa 1923.
Tugboat on Forested River, circa 1915.

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...

  Tugboat on Forested River, circa 1915.
Two Men on the Steamboat Mike, circa 1926.

The boat gets its name from its first captain. A black and white photograph of two men on the tugboat Mike. No shore is visible in the picture and...

  Two Men on the Steamboat Mike, circa 1926.
Horse and Cutter

Black and white photograph of three groups of horse drawn sleighs. These sleigh are pulling sleds through a snow covered path in the forest. ...

  Horse and Cutter
Newspaper Article on the Opening of Time Capsule from 1950 in Burk's Falls.

Black and white newspaper clipping detailing a time capsule from the 1950s and the opening of the capsule in 2000. The image appears to be from...

  Newspaper Article on the Opening of Time Capsule from 1950 in Burk's Falls.
Three Loggers holding Cant Hooks, circa 1930

Black and white photograph of three lumberjacks. They are standing on a stacked pile of logs. The lumberjacks are all holding "cant hooks", which...

  Three Loggers holding Cant Hooks, circa 1930
Boat and River Seen from Swing Bridge, circa 1923

This picture is taken from the swing bridge. There is a brown stain on the photograph in the middle near the bottom. Black and white photograph of...

  Boat and River Seen from Swing Bridge, circa 1923
Magnetawan Wharf, Burk's Falls, Ontario, circa 1925

Black and white photographic post card of a boat at dock. The name of the boat is unknown. The upper deck of the boat is full of people. There...

  Magnetawan Wharf, Burk's Falls, Ontario, circa 1925
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