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Uranium Refinery, Blind River

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  Uranium Refinery, Blind River
Sellers Collection

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  Sellers Collection
Timber Village Museum

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  Timber Village Museum
Blind River Ontario People

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  Blind River Ontario People
Logging In The Blind River Area

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  Logging In The Blind River Area
Folk Art by Joseph Briere

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  Folk Art by Joseph Briere
Fire Reports and Fuel Log, Ontario Department of Lands and Forests, Blind River, 1948

This is a hard-cover book dated 1948, believed to have been at the Peshu Lake Tower. Page 2-103 contains information about people entering the...

  Fire Reports and Fuel Log, Ontario Department of Lands and Forests, Blind River, 1948
The Norgoma - Manitoulin Island Ferry, Circa 1970

A postcard showing the MS Norgoma. The Norgoma was built in 1950 and was originally a steam ship used for packages and passenger transportation. ...

  The Norgoma - Manitoulin Island Ferry, Circa 1970
Blind River Mill in Colour, Circa 1940

This mill was once the largest white pine mill east of the rockies. More information about the logging days of this area can be found in the book...

  Blind River Mill in Colour, Circa 1940
Blind River Mill, Aerial, Circa 1930

The Blind River Mill was sold by J.J McFadden to Carpenter-Hixon out of Minnesota in 1926. Carpenter-Hixon invested $3.5 million dollars and...

  Blind River Mill, Aerial, Circa 1930
A Brief History of Seymour L. Sellers, Blind River, 1883-1978

Mr. Sellers spent 60 years with Carpenter Hixon. This is a one page historical summary of the life of S. L. Sellers, Logging Superintendent with...

  A Brief History of Seymour L. Sellers, Blind River, 1883-1978
Enjoyment Received Through Volunteer Work, Blind River, The Standard, 1997

This newspaper article describes the volunteer work of 80 year old Alice Desabrais and how she won the Heart of Blind River volunteer award. The...

  Enjoyment Received Through Volunteer Work, Blind River, The Standard, 1997
Blind River Teen To Represent Green Party, 2007

This two-page article from the on-line Elliot Lake Standard concerns the new candidate for the Green Party for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing. The...

  Blind River Teen To Represent Green Party, 2007
3 Area Musicians Nominated For Hall Induction, Blind River, 2001

This article concerns the induction of the first country musician from the Blind River area into the Northern Ontario Country Music Hall of Fame....

  3 Area Musicians Nominated For Hall Induction, Blind River, 2001
Rupp Family Marks 50 years, Blind River, 1980

This article celebrates the Rupp family's 50 years as summer residents of Blind River's Lake Lauzon. Information about Rupp's arrival, purchase of...

  Rupp Family Marks 50 years, Blind River, 1980
Lorna Nash Remembers Old Milltown Days, Blind River, The Standard, 1986

Mrs. Nash was an influential woman in her time. She ran Nash Electric, was president of the horticultural society and secretary-treasurer of the...

  Lorna Nash Remembers Old Milltown Days, Blind River, The Standard, 1986
Bethune Had Connection To Blind River, The Standard, 1994

The writer indicates that while Gravenhurst was Bethune's birthplace and has a Memorial there, Norman Bethune actually spent more of his youth in...

  Bethune Had Connection To Blind River, The Standard, 1994
Dr. Jim Dolan's Work Is Unfinished, Blind River, The Sentinel, 1901

Dr. Dolan practiced medicine for seven and a half years in Blind River before moving to North Bay to work in the new Forensic Psychiatry Unit at...

  Dr. Jim Dolan's Work Is Unfinished, Blind River, The Sentinel, 1901
Artists In Profile - Natural Surroundings Inspire Artist, Blind River, The Standard,1995

A black and white photo of Leslie holding one of her works in progress accompanies this article. It should be noted that the original photo was of...

  Artists In Profile - Natural Surroundings Inspire Artist, Blind River, The Standard,1995
Former Teacher Receives Honorary Membership, Blind River, The Standard, 1995

Photo caption reads "Ruth Christilaw" This newspaper article concerns the awarding of an Honorary Membership by the Federation of Women Teacher's...

  Former Teacher Receives Honorary Membership, Blind River, The Standard, 1995
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