Oshawa Public Libraries' Historical Images
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Edith Evans 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1930-1940s  Black and white photo of Edith Evans (left) posing with an unidentified woman. "Edith Evans - Left"
"An Old Veteran" 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1900-1910  Black and white photo of Donald Scott in Scottish Dress with a bagpipe, next to an unidentified man in Prospect Park, Oshawa. Prospect Park was owned by Eli Edmondson, and the site was later taken over by R.S. McLaughlin for his Parkwood Estate. "An Old Veteran"
possible Mallett House 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1950s  Black and white photo of the exterior of the "old" Mallett House in Cedardale. This house has a similar construction as the Mallett House inn. It is inconclusive at this time whether this is a picture of the same house after renovation.
"Rice Lake" 
ImageMysteries:  ca. 1940s  Black-and-white photo of Edith Evans and two unidentified women at a cabin on Rice Lake. "E. Evans - Left; Rice Lake"
Unidentified Men on Rail Car 402 
ImageMysteries:    Undated black-and-white image of Osahwa Railway car 402, a double-truck locomotive built in 1928. The car was retired in 1964 and scrapped in February 1969.
St. John's Ambulance Brigade, Oshawa Div. no. 18 
ImageMysteries:  1913  Black-and-white group photo of members of the St. John's Ambulance Brigade in Oshawa. Someone has indicated the man second from the left in the back row is "Mark's father". St. John's Ambulance Brigade, Oshawa Div. no. 18
Oshawa No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School Group Photo 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white group photo of members of the Oshawa No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School
Oshawa Air Cadets Group Photo
 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white photo of cadets from the No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School. Photo taken in front of buildings originally located at the Oshawa Airport.
Women Posing Next to RCAF Ambulances at Oshawa Airport
 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white photo of several woman standing next to ambulances used as part of Oshawa's war effort in the 1940s. One of the ambulances has a logo that reads, "R.C.A.F. 20-490 ___" [difficult to make out].
Boarding Bus at Oshawa Airport 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white image of four men, possibly cadets and instructors from the flying school, lining up to board a bus at the Oshawa Airport. The bus has "Canadian National Transportation Ltd" written on the side of it (part of the sign is obscured). The company began bus operations in Oshawa on 28...
Group Photo -- No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School, Oshawa Airport 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white group photograph taken at the No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School.
No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School Bunker (interior)
 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white photograph of the interior of one of the bunkers for the No. 20 Elementary Flying Training School. Possibly a recreational centre because of the two ping-pong tables. An unidentified woman serves at a concession stand.
Oshawa Chadburn Squadron No. 151 Band, Air Cadets of Canada (group photo) 
ImageMysteries:    Black-and-white photograph of the 151 Oshawa Chadburn Squadron RCAC band.
Building of McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (38) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photographs of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was...
Building of McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (50) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photographs of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was...
Building of McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (51) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photographs of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was...
Building of McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (53) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photographs of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was...
Building of McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (18) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photograph of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was the...
Building the McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (19) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photograph of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was the...
Building of McLaughlin-Buick Limousine for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales (20) 
ImageMysteries:  1936  Black-and-white photograph of the building of a McLaughlin-Buick limousine. Based on the options (e.g. an open bar) included in the car and a note that came with the photos, this is the automobile built for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales, in honour of his visit to Canada in 1936. The vehicle was the...
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