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Six Horse Hitch and Tractor With Driver 
ImageText    Image of a field being plowed by a tractor and team of six horses. The date of this image is unknown. Back: This is the plowing out[fit] when Clifford was hear [It] is Clifford on the plow with the horses. This is for Emerson
Costain Family Homestead 
ImageText  1870,   Photograph of the Costain Homestead at Cathcart, circa 1870. Back: COSTAIN HOMESTEAD AT CATHCART MINNIE + FRED COSTAIN LIVED HERE WHEN FIRST MARRIED DORIS + GLENN COSTAIN ALSO LIVED HERE
1907 Cathcart S.S. No. 24 Class Photo 
ImageText  1907,   Photograph of the students who attended Cathcart S.S. No. 24 in 1907. Image mounted on a cardboard base. 1907 CATHCART S.S. 24, Burford Township (Teacher--Miss Bale) BACK ROW: Anne Secord, Fred Chant, Art Secord, Norm Weir, George Polley, --- Denby, Frank Secord, --- Eldridge, Marshall Sherman,...
Family Photo in Front of House 
ImageTextMysteries:    Photograph on a cardboard base of a family in front of a farmhouse. The photographer (Lynn's Broadway East) who took this photo was located in Orangeville so its connection to the Burford area is uncertain. The names "Uncle Ben", "Aunt Maggie", and "Mary" appear on the back of the frame. The date...
Graduation Photograph of Mel Robertson 
ImageText  1938,   This item is a photograph of Mel Robertson taken to commemorate his graduation from Hamilton's McMaster University in 1938. Photo was taken by Hubert Beckett in Hamilton and is encased in a cardboard folder.
Harry and Ada Bowerman 
ImageText    This item consists of two photographs, one of Ada Bowerman and the other of her husband Harry Bowerman, inside a cardboard frame/folder. The portraits were taken by Walker Studio in Brantford, Ontario. The date of these images is unknown. Front: Harry + Ada Bowerman Inside: Portrait by Walker...
Kelvin Football Team 
ImageText  1907,   This item is a photograph on a cardboard mount of the 1907 Kelvin Football Team. The team consisted of the following people: Back Row: George Bell, Russell Huffman, Milt McMullen, Elgin Chapman, Tom Baldwin, Todd Henry Front Row: William Thompson, Olie Lee, Jack Henry, Grant Woodley, George...
Northfield Center School S.S. No. 16 Class Photo 
ImageText  1890,   This item is a photograph on a cardboard mount of the students at Northfield Center School S.S. No. 16. The photograph was taken sometime between 1890 and 1900 NORTHFIELD CENTER SCHOOL S.S. No. 16 BETWEEN 1890 AND 1900 Edna Clement Rose Hinsley Etta Phipps Pearl Hemingway Elma McInally Nancy...
Thomas, Clarence, and Stanley Howey 
ImageTextMysteries:    This item is a photograph of (from L to R) Charles, Clarence, and Stanley V. Howey. The photo was taken by Park & Co. in Brantford, Ontario. The date of this photograph is unknown. Front: Park & Co Brantford Ont Back: Park & Co., ARTISTS AND Photographers 110 COLBORNE STREET, BRANTFORD,...
Kelvin Softball Team 
ImageText  1920,   This item is a photograph on a cardboard mount of the Kelvin Softball Team. Judging by the fact that Arche Thompson (third from left) was born in 1897, this image was probably taken sometime around 1920, shortly after the First World War. Front: KELVIN SOFTBALL TEAM L=R Clarence Crabbe...
George and Maud Shellington 
ImageTextMysteries:    This item is a photograph on a cardboard mount of Geroge and Maud Shellington of Harley in front of their house. The date of this image is unknown. Back: George + Maud Shellington From Harley
Farm of Henry Shellington 
ImageTextMysteries:    This item is a photograph on a cardboard mount of the farm of Henry Shellington. Included in the photograph are Henry, his wife, and their sons, Albert and Fred. The date of this photograph is unknown. Back: Henry Shellington farm yard Mr + Mrs, Albert, Fred.
Albert Harold Farrington with Joey Anderson 
ImageTextComments:  1914,   Albert Harold Farrington holding his nephew, Joey Anderson, in a photograph taken at the Farrington farm. The car in the image is a 1914 Model-T Ford. On their Farm: Farringtons Model T. 1914 priced as 450.00 [OWNED?]
Claremont House 
ImageTextComments:  1915,   Photograph of Claremont House in Burford. Pictured are Mrs. N. Ferrell, Mrs. A. McKie, Mrs. M. Denby, and Morris Denby (presumable Mrs. Denby's son). Two dates for when this image was taken are listed on the back of the frame: 1845 and 1915. However, due to the fact that the frame has an imprint...
Shearers and Blacksmiths 
ImageTextComments:Mysteries:    This item is a photograph of a group of people who according to the inscription are shearers or blacksmiths. The date of this photograph is unknown. SHEARERS + BLACKSMITHS
Sam Deveney and Mildred Edmonds 
ImageTextMysteries:  1915,   Photograph portrait encased in a cardboard frame of Sam Deveney (b. 5 June 1886 d. 19 September 1957)and Mildred Edmonds (b. 8 May 1890 d. 23 January 1955). The date of this photograph is unknown but was likely taken between 1910-1920. Back: Sam Deveney Mildred Edmonds
Wedding Photos of Sam Deveney and Mildred Edmonds 
ImageText    Two wedding photographs of Sam Deveney (b. 5 June 1886 d. 19 September 1957)and Mildred Edmonds (b. 8 May 1890 d. 23 January 1955), who lived in the former Burford Township. Sam and Mildred were married on December 25, 1912. Back of First Photograph: Wedding Photo Samuel Deveney Mildred Edmonds
Winnie Dyson 
ImageText    This item is a photograph of Winnie Dyson. The date of this photograph is unknown. Back: Winnie Dyson
John Brown 
ImageText    This item is a photograph of John Brown digging for at a spot that was to be used to erect a silo. The date of this photograph is unknown. John Brown
Gordon Brown 
ImageText  1944,   This item is a photograph of Gordon Brown that was taken in 1944. Gordon Jan 1944
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