Head, Clara and Maria Local History
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Our Lady of the Snows Church 
ImageMysteries:    Our Lady of the Snows Church with highway 17 in the foreground. The photographer is facing south. Modern Vehicle to the right of the church. This picture was likely taken in the late 1990s or early 2000s. First Baptism- Pat Charbonneau-December 11, 1949 First Wedding- Muriel Francoeur + Hiriam...
Carnival Time Button, Stonecliffe ca.1993 
ObjectImageMysteries:  1993  Button design for the 1993 Stonecliffe winter carnival.
Carnival Time, Stonecliffe ca. 1990 
ObjectImageComments:Mysteries:  1990  Button design for the 1990 Stonecliffe Winter Carnival. Carnival Time, Stonecliffe Ont. Feb. 3, 1990. 544
Our Lady of the Snows 40th Anniversary Pamphlet 
TextImageMysteries:  Octobeer 8, 1989, 1-4  Pamphlet created for Our Lady of the Snows 40th anniversary celebration and mass in Stonecliffe Ontario.
Remembering an Algonquin friend 
TextImageMysteries:  1987  Remembering an Algonquin friend by GARY K. JOHNSTON On August 16, 1987, Max F. Borutski, a former Conservation Officer and resident of Round Lake Centre, passed away after a lengthy illness. Max was born June 18, 1908, in Hagarty Township near Wilno, and took to the outdoor ...
Winterfest Log sawing Competition 
ImageMysteries:  7 Feb 1986  Two women, competing against other pairs, saw a birth trunk on the side of the community center. Joan Charbonneau (in white) and Doris Donnelly (in Pink).
Two Ladies in Lawn chairs at the Seniors Picnic c.1985 
ImageMysteries:  Jun 1985  Two ladies sit on lawn chairs in the shade at the Seniors Picnic held at Old Mackey's Park c. 1985. Seven people in the background. Caped well also visible in the background. Margarete Boudreau and Jenine Lapping sit on lawn chairs in the shade.
The Panke's: Seniors Picnic Old Mackey's Park c.1985 
ImageMysteries:  Jun 1985  Five people are in the photograph. Photograph composed around the couple in the middle of the frame. Elmer Panke, Elsie Panke (Nee McIsaac), Shela Sennack.
Seniors Picnic, Old Mackey's Park, c.1985 
ImageMysteries:  Jun 1985  Photograph taken in a crowd at the 1985 seniors picnic in Old Mackey's Park. Mr. Plourde, Doug Antler, Jim Allison.
Women Around a Well c.1985 
ImageMysteries:  Jun 1985  Five women stand around a capped well in Old Mackey Park. Left to Right: Blanche Jennings, May Boudreau, Mary-Ellen Boudreau, Meme Spencer, unknown.
Group at Seniors Picnic, Old Mackey's Park c.1985 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  Jun 1985,   A group of seniors gather at a picnic table with the Ottawa River in the background. Left to Right Back row: Woman unknown, man unknown. Left to Right Front row: May Boudreau, unknown, unknown, unknown. Two men standing unknown.
Seniors Picnic c. 1986 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  June 1985,   This is a photograph of the Seniors' Picnic held in June 1985 at Old Mackey Park on Jennings Road.
Mary Ellen Boudreau: Seniors Picnic Old Mackey's Park c.1985 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  Jun 1985,   Two woman pose with the Ottawa River in the background. Left to Right: Mary Ellen Boudreau, unknown, Molly King sitting.
Restored Car Old Mackey's Park, Seniors Picnic c.1985 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  1985  Restored car next to a red pick up truck. The Ottawa River is in the background.
Summer Fest August c.1985 
ImageMysteries:    Picture taken from Mackey Boat Launching area
Demolition of St. Lawrence Parish, Deux Rivières c.1969 
ImageMysteries:  1969  A crane with a wrecking ball idles next to St. Lawrence Parish, Deux Rivières.
Sheedy Family Service Station (c.1967) 
ImageMysteries:  1967  Sheedy family Service Station and Snack Bar found in Bissett Creek along Hightway 17. This is the third building erected (1959-1969) by Clarence Vincent Sheedy [1905-1977] for this Service Station. The former station was expropriated to accommodate the relocation of highway 17. The business was...
Centennial Celebrations at Stonecliffe (c. 1967) 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  July 1 1967,   Three individuals in the foreground with a fence and a row of cars in the background. Guy DuManoir, Loretta Boissonneault, Elsie Panke in Native dress.
Woman and Child From Bissett Creek 
ImageMysteries:  August 1962  A woman and a boy pose in front of a car. People believed to be Madelyn and Dwight Thomas.
Badge Worn by The Reeve for Head, Clara and Maria c.1969-1970 
ObjectImageMysteries:  1960  Embroidered Badge worn by the Reeve of Head, Clara and Maria Township during her 1969-1970 term. Loretta Boisonneault, Reeve for Head Clara and Maria 1969 to 1970 wore this Township badge on her blazer at Renfrew County Council Meetings. Reeves in Renfrew county had to buy a blue blazer and wear...
G.J. Boudreau and Mrs. M. Donnelly Discuss the Changes in Mackey 
TextMysteries:  Unknown  Mrs. G.J. Boudreau with the assistance of Mrs. M. Donnelly give an account of the history of Mackey. Mrs. G.J. Boudreau [Ernie Boudreau's Mother] and Mrs. M. Donnelly [Bill Donnelly's grandmother] both lived in Mackey Station Ont. Unknown what year this document was written in. All spellings of...
Helicopter Lands in Deux Rivieres 
ImageMysteries:  1959-1961  Photograph of children posing with a helicopter. Photograph believed to have been taken between 1959-1961. From Right: Bonnie Resmer, Diane LeClair, Candice Resmer, Trina Cotnam (little blonde girl), Diane Boissonneault (little one leaning on the helicopter), Andy Boissonneault. Pilot, unknown.
Separate School Open in Deux Rivieres 
TextImageMysteries:  Pembroke Daily Observer, September 29 1958  CUTTING THE RIBBON for the new Deux Rivieres bilingual separate school Sunday afternoon was Rene Houle. Behind Mr. Houle stands Rev. Brown, parish priest. Bilingual School At Deux Rivieres More than 100 interested spectators gathered at Deux Rivieres Sunday afternoon for ...
Opening of Separate School in Deux Rivieres c. 1958 
ImageMysteries:  September 1958  Politicians pose for a picture taken inside the new (c.1958) Bilingual Separate School in Deux Rivieres, Ontario. Unknown man, Loretta Boissonneault, Ed Fisher (MP of Renfrew), unknown man, unknown man.
Honour Roll: Members of St Narcissus Parish, Mackey Ontario, Who Enlisted with Canada's Fighting Forces
 
TextMysteries:    Document listing members of St Narcissus Parish, Mackey Ontario, who enlisted with Canada's Fighting Forces in WWI & WWII. The Head, Clara and Maria Veterans Project is seeking photographs of the following veterans: Laporte, Charles; Latour, Réné.
Ribbon Cutting at the Deux-Rivières Bilingual Separate School c.1958 
ImageMysteries:  September 1958  Ribbon cutting ceremony at the Deux Rivières Bilingual Separate School. Rene Houle (cutting the ribbon),Father Brown, and Loretta Boissonneault.
Children After Confirmation St. Lawrence Parish, Deux Rivières 
ImageMysteries:  1958  Six children pose, two holding certificates, with the Ottawa River in the background. Priscilla Boissonneault, Candice Resmer, Bonnie Resmer, Wayne Resmer, Andy Boissonneault, Ivan Boissonneault.
Inside St. Lawrence Parish, Deux Rivières, ON c.1957 
ImageMysteries:  1957  Three children and a Priest stand before a church alter. Father J.K. O'Brien, Bonnie Resmer, Unknown, Ivan Boissonneault.
Honour Roll: Members of St. Zephirin's Parish, Stonecliffe Ont., Who Enlisted with Canada's Fighting Forces 
TextMysteries:    Document lising the members of St. Zephirin's Parish, Stonecliffe Ontario, who enlisted during World War I and World War II. The Head, Clara and Maria Veterans Project is seeking photographs of the following veterans: Edward Chamberlain a world war II veteran.
Class Photograph, Mackey 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  1953  Stonecliffe Class Picture 1953 Back Row: Lenora Jennings, Jowayne Boudreau, Olive McIntyre (teacher), Louise Riches, Iona Boudreau, Glenda Gallagher, Lorna Jennings, Yvonne Gagne, Joan Boudreau, Lois Boudreau, Genevieve Jennings. Second Row: Merwyn Jennings, Gloria Boudreau, Doris Jennings, Diane...
Stonecliffe Country Store 
ImageMysteries:  February 14 1951  Gasoline pumps are in the foreground of the photograph taken in the winter. The Demarco Family store, covered in signs is in the background. Signs: Coca Cola Pepsi Winchester Cigarettes Dunlop Black Cat Cigarettes
Our Lady of the Snows congregation at the opening of the new church on June 18, 1950 
ImageMysteries:  18 Jun 1950  This is a picture of the congregation attending the official opening of Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church in Stonecliffe, ON on June 18, 1950 Official Opening of the Church June 18/1950
Official opening of OLS church on June 18, 1950, viewed from across highway 
ImageMysteries:  18 Jun 1950  Group of people viewed from behind, facing OLS Priest's house Official Opening of Our Lady of the Snows Church Stonecliffe, June 18,1950.
Opening Ceremonies for Our Lady of The Snows Church c.1950 
ImageMysteries:  18 Jun 1950  This picture shows the consecration of Our Lady of the Snows Church on Highway 17 in Stonecliffe, Ontario. This church was built to replace St. Zephirin's Parish Church destroyed in the flooding of the Ottawa River for the hydro-electric power dam at Rapides-Des-Joachims. Church opened Dec....
First Post Offices Traced 
TextMysteries:  Mrs Carl Price, First Post Offices Traced, North Renfrew Times, Unknown  The early history of Renfrew County is traced via the First Post offices and the railway.
Ernie Boudreau
 
ImageMysteries:    A young Ernie Boudreau poses on a Pontiac which is parked on a stretch of highway 17 that overlooks the Ottawa River. The reflection of A fire tower can be seen on the hood of the car. The car belonged to Sam Clouthier.
Crossing the Upper Ottawa River 
ImageMysteries:    The shoreline in the background is littered with fallen trees. The Scow is on the Ottawa River, tied to the dock, with 11 men posing for the photograph. Due to the trees that are cut along the bank of the river, this photograph was likely taken at the end of the 1940s before the water levels of...
DEUX RIVIERES HOTEL 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  pre-1949  Deux Rivieres Hotel, a house and a store along Highway 17.
Our Lady of the Lourdes Confirmation Class (c.1947) 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  May 14 1947,   Picture of the May 14, 1947 Bissett Creek's Our Lady of the Lourdes Church confirmation class. Confirmation beleived to have taken place at the St. Narcissus Church of Mackey Station. Back Row (left to right): unknown (possibly Rev. J.M. Schruder), Bishop Smith, Rev. J.K. O'Brien. Middle Row: Mr...
Workers Employed by the Building of the Swisha Dam 
ImageMysteries:  1946  Men sitting at a picnic table inside a meal tent at a work camp for the Rapides-des-Joachims dam. These men were in charge of the cutting of the "slash". These men were in charge of cutting all the timber in preparation for the rising water levels caused by the building of the Swisha dam at Les...

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