Head, Clara and Maria Local History
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Tooley's House on Bissett Road
 
ImageMysteries:    The Tooley family garden is in the foreground and their house is in the background. A boy stands at the edge of the garden. This picture was likely taken in August or September. This time of year is indicated by the height of the corn on the right side of the picture.
Bissett Creek Hockey Team
 
ImageMysteries:    Six boys (of various ages) pose for their team picture. A hockey stick was thrust into the bottom right hand corner of the frame when the picture was taken. Back Row (Left to Right): Malcolm Tooley, "Fats" Boulay, Leonard McIsaac. Front Row (Left to Right): Ken Tooley, Romeo Boulay, Stanley...
C.P.R. Mail Stand, Bissett Creek 
ImageMysteries:    Two young ladies pose on the C.P.R. mail stand situated next to the Bissett Creek Station House. The mail stand was a popular place to have ones picture taken. There are at least three photographs in the Head, Clara and Maria archives of locals posing on the mail stand. In this picture, Alvirna...
Elsie McIsaac 
ImageMysteries:    A toddler sits on the porch roof of a house near the Pembroke Mattawa Road now known as Trans-Canada Hwy 17. Elsie McIsaac is Bill McIsaac and Mary (Meme) McIsaac's Daughter. Her brother is Stanley McIsaac who is featured in the Bissett Creek Hockey picture.
Fire Tower at Bissett Creek 
ImageMysteries:    Construction of the Fire Lookout Tower at Bissett Creek. The three individuals in the photograph are unknown, but it is believed they may be the Lands and Forestry employees who built the tower. The Fire Tower was believed to be 50 feet high. Stanley McIsaac recalls building a Fire Tower on the...
Bill McIsaac's Three Daughters 
ImageMysteries:    Three young ladies pose on a saw horse in front of Bill McIsaac's house. Left to right: Vivial Tooley (Bill's adopted daughter), Elsie McIsaac (bill's daughter) and Irene Tooley (Bill's adopted daughter).
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.
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.
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.
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
Pellerin's House, Bissett Creek 
ImageMysteries:    The Pellerin family poses in front of their homestead. Back Row (left to right): John (Jack) Pellerin (also in McIsaac Old Place picture), Helen (Nellie) Pellerin Lomas, Maggie Pellerin née McIsaac, Bill Tooley, Bill McIsaac, Florence McIsaac, Hazel Pacholzuk, Charles Pellerin (Patriarch). Middle...
Fishing on the Ottawa River 
ImageComments:Mysteries:    A Bissett Creek family fishes from exposed bedrock on the Ottawa River. The woman in this picture has been identified as Vivian Pichette and the man has been identified as Stanley McIsaac. The boy is believed to be a Dufoe. These rapids, north of Bissett Creek on the Ottawa River, disappeared in...
Mr. And Mrs. Jack Fisher 
ImageMysteries:    Couple Stands on the step to a store. This photograph looks like it was taken of a picture in a newspaper. The Fishers used to host parties and dances in their cabin on what locals called Fisher's Island. The couple likely had squatters rights to the land. The couple is believed to have moved to...
Mrs. T Lalonde 
ImageMysteries:    Mrs. T. Lalonde stands next to the brick section house as the engine of a train goes by.
Bertrand and Tait's 
ImageMysteries:    Two men in hats with a young girl between them. Bill Bertrand, Eva Tait, Alfred Tait.
Children of Stonecliffe 
ImageMysteries:    Five children, three girls and two boys pose for the picture. Ann Larochelle, Stella Larochelle, Cora Logan, Albert Stewart, Edwin Stewart.
Pete Coutoure 
ImageMysteries:    Man, looks like he was photographed walking out of the frame, turns to look at the camera. Pete Coutoure lived by Grant's Creek. Sophia Rousseau shares stories bout him in her video interview.
Girl in the Snowbank 
ImageMysteries:  1946  Toddler walking in the snow. The CPR railway station, water tower and church can be seen in the background
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.
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