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  • Paris Central Elementary School
    Image       Central Public School Paris, Can. (On original matting) PARIS CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL -built in 1909 and wrecked in 1972. Copied and enlarged by Wm. Brown Property of Paris Historical Society Copied and Enlarged by Wm. A. Brown
    Image     Central Public School Paris, Can. (On original matting) PARIS CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL -built in 1909 and wrecked in 1972. Copied and enlarged by Wm. Brown Property of Paris Historical Society ...
  • Kings Ward School, Paris, Ontario
    Image       (On original matting) 140A ENLARGED + COPIED by Thompson Printing Kings Ward School ERECTED 1881 DEMOLISHED 1972
    Image     (On original matting) 140A ENLARGED + COPIED by Thompson Printing Kings Ward School ERECTED 1881 DEMOLISHED 1972
  • Unbound Hiram Capron Ledger, 1832-1859
    TextImage       This ledger documents much of Capron's business from the 1830s to as late as the 1860s, organized by name and date. It includes an index at the beginning with the names of the people with whom he did business. It also includes a list of Capron's "bad debts," and lists ...
    TextImage     This ledger documents much of Capron's business from the 1830s to as late as the 1860s, organized by name and date. It includes an index at the beginning with the ...
  • Land Indenture between Robert Rosebrugh and Neil Cook Love, 1855
    TextImage       This indenture documents the sale of a plot of land from Robert Rosebrugh to a Toronto druggist, Neil Cook Love. Rosebrugh owned most of the land in Paris's Upper Town, though few documents pertaining to him remain today.
    TextImage     This indenture documents the sale of a plot of land from Robert Rosebrugh to a Toronto druggist, Neil Cook Love. Rosebrugh owned most of the land in Paris's Upper Town, ...
  • Hiram Capron's Collected Memorandums
    TextImage       This collection of miscellaneous memos by Hiram Capron contains notes on a wide variety of topics. These include the weather (the summer's rain and extraordinary winter colds), farm tasks, finances, and farm advice copied down from the Rural New Yorker.
    TextImage     This collection of miscellaneous memos by Hiram Capron contains notes on a wide variety of topics. These include the weather (the summer's rain and extraordinary winter colds), farm tasks, finances, ...
  • Statement of No Ownership for Lot 7 East of Burwell and Lot 7 East Side Dumfries, 1853
    TextImage       This document, written by County of Brant registrar T.S. Shenston, certifies that no conveyance of any type has been filed on the two lots he outlines in the title, Lot 7 East of Burwell and Lot 7 East Side Dumfries.
    TextImage     This document, written by County of Brant registrar T.S. Shenston, certifies that no conveyance of any type has been filed on the two lots he outlines in the title, Lot ...
  • Daniel Penman, father of John Penman
    ImageText       This photograph depicts Daniel Penman, the father of John Penman.
    ImageText     This photograph depicts Daniel Penman, the father of John Penman.
  • Letter Inviting James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin to Visit Paris
    TextImage       This letter invites James Bruce, Lord Elgin, governor general of Canada from 1847-1854, to visit “the Village of Paris.” It is signed by Hiram Capron, J.M. Smith, and Hugh Finlayson, all of whom were councilors of Paris beginning 1850.
    TextImage     This letter invites James Bruce, Lord Elgin, governor general of Canada from 1847-1854, to visit “the Village of Paris.” It is signed by Hiram Capron, J.M. Smith, and Hugh Finlayson, ...
  • Old Town Hall, Paris
    Image       This 19th century photograph shows the Paris old town hall at 13 Burwell Street. It was first built in 1854, and was used as the town hall for many years until later being converted into an opera house. This image was printed on p. 52 of At the Forks of ...
    Image     This 19th century photograph shows the Paris old town hall at 13 Burwell Street. It was first built in 1854, and was used as the town hall for many years ...
  • Early History of the Paris High School
    ImageText       This history of Paris High School was donated by the Paris Museum and Historical Society. It was written c. 1923 by Franklin Smoke. Owing to inability to find contemporary records, much of the early history of education in the Town of Paris has already become mere tradition. Few, if any, ...
    ImageText     This history of Paris High School was donated by the Paris Museum and Historical Society. It was written c. 1923 by Franklin Smoke. Owing to inability to find contemporary records, ...
  • Paris Citizens' Band
    ImageText       This article has been contributed by the Paris Museum and Historical Society. It was written in 1979 by Walter Williams, Jr. List of Bandmasters Marchant - 1875-76 Dickenson Brown Emerson - 1876-93 Coleman - 1893-95 (unconfirmed) William Williams - 1895-? Kuhlman (unconfirmed) Teirny (unconfirmed) Walter Williams Sr. - 1927-59 Walter ...
    ImageText     This article has been contributed by the Paris Museum and Historical Society. It was written in 1979 by Walter Williams, Jr. List of Bandmasters Marchant - 1875-76 Dickenson Brown Emerson ...
  • Fred Blackhurst's Store at Corner of Mechanic & Grand River, c. 1914
    Image       READY TO WEAR CLOTHING, HATS & CAPS FURNISHINGS, BLACKHURST & GILL MEN'S AND BOYS' SHOES, RUBBERS, ETC. (On original matting) Corner of Mechanic and Grand River Streets c. 1914 This project has received financial assistance from the Department of the Secretary of State of Canada to mark the Bicentennial of ...
    Image     READY TO WEAR CLOTHING, HATS & CAPS FURNISHINGS, BLACKHURST & GILL MEN'S AND BOYS' SHOES, RUBBERS, ETC. (On original matting) Corner of Mechanic and Grand River Streets c. 1914 This ...
  • John Harold and Wife in Chalmers Touring Car, c. 1916
    Imagecomment       (On original matting) Mr. and Mrs. John Harold in their Chalmers touring car c.1916. He was a founder, vice-president, and general manager of Sanderson-Harold Co. Note that the car's large wheels have wooden spokes, that the front wheels lack brakes, and that the radiator cap bears the emblem of the ...
    Imagecomment     (On original matting) Mr. and Mrs. John Harold in their Chalmers touring car c.1916. He was a founder, vice-president, and general manager of Sanderson-Harold Co. Note that the car's large ...
  • South Ward Schools, Paris, Ontario
    ImageTextcomment       (On original matting) 1406 New South Ward School. Old South Ward School. PROPERTY OF PARIS HISTORICAL SOCIETY South Ward Schools. The first was built in 1868, and was replaced by the second c. 1900. Copied from and [sic] old pamphlet by Thompson Printing.
    ImageTextcomment     (On original matting) 1406 New South Ward School. Old South Ward School. PROPERTY OF PARIS HISTORICAL SOCIETY South Ward Schools. The first was built in 1868, and was replaced by ...
  • Paris Old Boys, March 8, 1894
    Imagemystery       (On original matting) Paris Old Boys Mar. 8. 1894. Copied and enlarged by Wm. A. Brown (Back) Paris Old Boys Taken on Mar. 8, 1894 Back Row John Bullock Alex Hume, Joe Stone -- Sterling Front Row C. McCausLand, Geo. Wismer, T. Marshall, T. McCabe
    Imagemystery     (On original matting) Paris Old Boys Mar. 8. 1894. Copied and enlarged by Wm. A. Brown (Back) Paris Old Boys Taken on Mar. 8, 1894 Back Row John Bullock Alex ...
  • Paris High School Senior Class, 1906
    Imagemystery       (On original matting) The graduating class of Paris High School in the early 1900's. Principal Walter N. Bell in the middle of the second row.
    Imagemystery     (On original matting) The graduating class of Paris High School in the early 1900's. Principal Walter N. Bell in the middle of the second row.
  • Grant of Dumfries Land to Thomas Gadd
    TextImage       This grant from the Province of Upper Canada gives Thomas Gadd 446 acres of land in Paris (then the Township of Dumfries), north of Dundas Street. His land is described as bordering Capron's.
    TextImage     This grant from the Province of Upper Canada gives Thomas Gadd 446 acres of land in Paris (then the Township of Dumfries), north of Dundas Street. His land is described ...
  • Aftermath of Paris Great Fire, 1900
    Image       This photograph shows the destroyed buildings left in the wake of the Paris Great Fire of September 12, 1900. The fire began at the Roller Mills and ultimately spread across a good portion of the town, causing a large amount of damage and destroying many buildings. The loss was estimated ...
    Image     This photograph shows the destroyed buildings left in the wake of the Paris Great Fire of September 12, 1900. The fire began at the Roller Mills and ultimately spread across ...
  • The Paris Quintette Club, c. 1885
    Image       This photograph depicts the Paris Quintette Club, c. 1885. The Quintette Club was a group of amateur musicians, a popular activity prior to the introduction of radio. This image was printed on the twelfth page of photographs in At the Forks of the Grand: Volume II by D. A. Smith.
    Image     This photograph depicts the Paris Quintette Club, c. 1885. The Quintette Club was a group of amateur musicians, a popular activity prior to the introduction of radio. This image was ...
  • Sacred Heart School, Paris, ON, 1890
    Image       (On original matting) Sacred Heart School. Paris 1890 (Back) Credit Paris Museum + Historical Society copy Thompson Printing
    Image     (On original matting) Sacred Heart School. Paris 1890 (Back) Credit Paris Museum + Historical Society copy Thompson Printing
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