Head, Clara and Maria Local History
Deux-Rivières, Ontario
Objects related to the history of Deux Rivières.

We found 17 matching items.
Groups:  Deux-Rivières, Ontario   Mysteries::  Yes   Sort by:  Relevance
gallerylist with thumbnailslist
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 ...
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.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fire Tower at Deux Rivierés 
ImageMysteries:    Man standing on top of the fire tower at Deux Rivierés.
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
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...
Train at Deux Rivierés 
ImageMysteries:    Box cars on the railway tracks in the winter. The Laurentian hills on the Quebec side are visible in the background. The Ottawa River has not frozen over in the photograph.
DEUX RIVIERES HOTEL 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  pre-1949  Deux Rivieres Hotel, a house and a store along Highway 17.
CPR Steam Train 
ImageComments:Mysteries:    Steam train pulling train cars.
Honour Roll: Members of St Lawrence' s Parish, Deux Rivières, Who Enlisted with Canada's Fighting Forces
 
TextComments:Mysteries:    Document lising the members of St Lawrence' s Parish, Deux Rivières 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: Beaudry, Arthur; Cotnam, Gerald; Dunlop, Edward; Kitts, Gerald; Kitts, Roy;...
Myrne Grawbarger sitting on the steps of Gardiner's Ice Cream Parlour Deux Rivières 
ImageComments:Mysteries:  Spring 1926,   Myrne Grawbarger sitting on the steps of Grawbarger's Ice Cream Parlour, Deux Rivières
View of Deux Rivierés 
ImageComments:Mysteries:    A road stretches off into the distance. It is late fall or early spring because there are no leaves on the branches.

Google Earth Google Earth [help]
Sort
Media Types
Contributors
Years
1910s 1910191119121913191419151916191719181919
1920s 1920192119221923192419251926192719281929
1930s 1930193119321933193419351936193719381939
1940s 1940194119421943194419451946194719481949
1950s 1950195119521953195419551956195719581959
1960s 1960196119621963196419651966196719681969
Map
Map of locations associated with these pictures. Click on a balloon to do a geographic search.
Subjects

Only the top 50 will appear here.

Item Types
Features
Groups
Creative Commons Rights
gallerylist with thumbnailslist
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit