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Keldancy Park Elgin c.1915

Keldancy Park was an area in present-day Elgin Ontario used for a variety of social events.This picture based on the costumes was about 1915....

  Keldancy Park Elgin c.1915
Member of the Pennock family or a relative c.1875

Photograph of a member of the Pennock family in Elgin or a relative c.1875 Photograph of a member of the Pennock family in Elgin or a relative...

  Member of the Pennock family or a relative c.1875
Elgin Continuation School after closing

Elgin Continuation School c.1970. The Elgin continuation school was started in the 1920s and operated until the 1950s. In the 1960s, it was used...

  Elgin Continuation School after closing
Earl family and friends in sugar bush near Elgin c.1905

Names on back of card : Far left Margaret Earl, 2d from left Mrs. Davison, Gersham Earl with bucket, Hiram Davison 2d from right, 5th from left...

  Earl family and friends in sugar bush near Elgin c.1905
Elgin cheese factory c.1905

Copy of a Pennock photo of the Elgin Cheese Factory c. 1905 Copy of a Pennock photo of the Elgin Cheese Factory c. 1905

  Elgin cheese factory c.1905
Class at the Red Brick School in Elgin c.1920

Picture of a class from the Red Brick School in Elgin c.1920 Picture of a class from the Red Brick School in Elgin c.1920

  Class at the Red Brick School in Elgin c.1920
Class at Red Brick School in Elgin, c.1900

Class picture from the Red Brick School in Elginn c.1900 Class picture from the Red Brick School in Elginn c.1900

  Class at Red Brick School in Elgin, c.1900
Charland House (owned originally by Rufus Brown) 1957

The Rufus Brown house was built c.1855 by Rufus and Elizabeth Brown. The Charlands eventurally purchased it around 1950. The Rufus Brown house was...

  Charland House (owned originally by Rufus Brown) 1957
Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm, Henry Fleming and friends c.1905

Picture of Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm (b.1891), Harry Fleming(b.1891)and friends c.1908 Picture of Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm (b.1891), Harry...

  Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm, Henry Fleming and friends c.1905
Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm, Harry Fleming and friends c.1908

Picture of Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm (b.1891), Harry Fleming(b.1891)and friends c.1908 Picture of Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm (b.1891), Harry...

  Bill Fleming, Floyd Chisholm, Harry Fleming and friends c.1908
Elgin Baseball team c.1910

Photo of Elgin baseball team c.1910 Photo of Elgin baseball team c.1910

  Elgin Baseball team c.1910
Aerial view of Elgin

Aerial view of Elgin c.1975 with insert of Davis Lock Aerial view of Elgin c.1975 with insert of Davis Lock

  Aerial view of Elgin
Frame shed possibly a blacksmith shop in Morton c.1940

Frame shed on Fortune Line Road possibly a former blacksmith shop in Morton c.1940 Frame shed on Fortune Line Road possibly a former blacksmith...

  Frame shed possibly a blacksmith shop in Morton c.1940
Frame store in Morton c.1940

Frame store in Morton once located at corner of Highway 15 and Fortune Line Road c.1940 Frame store in Morton once located at corner of Highway 15...

  Frame store  in Morton c.1940
Village of Morton looking north c.1935

Village of Morton looking north c.1935. Note the second red brick school in the background. Village of Morton looking north c.1935. Note the...

  Village of Morton looking north c.1935
Village of Morton looking north towards Elgin c.1935

Village of Morton (founded in 1853)looking north towards Elgin, c.1935 Village of Morton (founded in 1853)looking north towards Elgin, c.1935

  Village of Morton looking north towards Elgin c.1935
Morton brick general store from adjacent hill c.1940

The brick Morton General store was built about 1855 by village entrepeneur and namesake George Morton. It passed through a number of owners but was...

  Morton brick general store from adjacent hill c.1940
Remains of Morton blockhouse c.1920

This wooden blockhouse built on a promotory overlooking the Whitefish Dam was built in 1838 by the Rideau Canal to guard this spot following the...

  Remains of Morton blockhouse c.1920
Morton Church c.1930

The church in Morton was built c.1880 as a Presbyterian church but eventually became a Union church. It was painted by A.Y.Jackson of the Group of...

  Morton Church c.1930
Summer home of C.J. Broley Delta Ontario c.1925

Charles Broley (1879-1959)was the famous "Eagle Man"who banded more than 1000 eagles in his lifetime as well as sounding alarms about DDT. His...

  Summer home of C.J. Broley Delta Ontario c.1925
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