1891, This booklet is a an Assessment Roll for the Municipality of Petawawa. It is 10 pages long, and is made up of large ledger-type pages. The information is hand-written in black ink. The pages are bound, and are folded into each other.An assessment roll is a public record of taxable property.
1941, This photograph depicts four uniformed men posing outside of a building. There is a pile of wood behind the men. The uniforms are those of the No. 1 Canadian Forestry Corps (CFC) during World War II.From left to right: Unknown, Oliver Clouthier, Unknown, Unknown. Men from the same area were...
24 May 1989, Newspaper article describing staff changes at the Petawawa Public Library.
17 May 1989, Newspaper article describing upcoming activities at the Petawawa Public Library during the months of May,June and July 1989.
1910, This photograph depicts a family portrait of men, women and children in front of a home.From left to right, back row: Reinholdt Gutzman, Carl Jr. Gutzman, Ada Gutzman, Gustav August Gutzman, Emil Edward Heinze with baby Ada, Wilhelmina Michel with Freda Gertrude, Emil Michel with Edgar Michel,...
1910, This photograph depicts a family portrait of men, women and children in front of a home.Back Row: Reinholdt Gutzman, Carl Jr. Gutzman, Ada Gutzman, Gustav August Gutzman, Emil Edward Heinze (with baby Ada, Emil Michel, William P. Gutzman (with Baby Alfred)
Middle Row: Carl Sr. Gutzman, Emilia...
28 June 1989 Newspaper article thanking those who supported a giant book sale held during Civic Centre Days.
Pembroke Daily Observer, 22 March 1977 Newspaper article about members of the Kinette Club of Pembroke presenting a cheque to the Petawawa Public Library.
Pembroke Daily Observer, 19 March 1977 Newspaper article about the history of the Petawawa Public Library in the community and Board Members.
Pembroke Daily Observer, 25 October 1978 Newspaper article about the Pembroke Civinette Club presenting a cheque to pat Pollard, chief Librarian at the Petawawa Public Library.
Pembroke Daily Observer, 24October 1987 Newspaper article about upcoming events taking place at the Petawawa Public Library.
Pembroke Daily Observer, October 1987 Photo of Sherry Melski of the Gloucester Crafts Guild, who presented a Christmas Craft demonstration.
Pembroke Daily Observer, 23 October 1987 Photo of Jennifer Lance and the Petawawa Public Library's Halloween ghost during Library Week.
August 20, 1982 This audio is from a recorded interview with Mr. Peter White who spent nearly every summer of his life vacationing at a cottage on the Petawawa Point in Petawawa, Ontario. Mr. White discusses his family history, working in the lumber camps, local families of Petawawa and life near the military...
June 1990 Two children carrying the banner, Libby says Read it! during the Civic Centre Days parade June 1990.Children carrying the banner are Daniel and Matthew Davyduik.Reverse : 1990 CC Days
June 1990 Library staff following Libby the bookworm during the Civic Centre Days parade June 1990.Reverse : 1990 CC Days
June 1990 Two children carrying the banner Libby says Read it! during the Civic Centre Days parade June 1990.Library staff are following Libby the bookworm. Photo taken at Petawawa Plaza.Children carrying the banner are Daniel and Matthew Davyduik. Libby is Stewart Risto, followed by Brenda Meighan, Bianca...
July 26, 1982 This document outlines an interview with Mrs. Hazel Davis in which she discusses her history of teaching in Petawawa, ON.
There was audio tape to go with this interview, however the incredibly degraded and poor sound quality prevented the actual audio from being posted here.
October 1990 This fictional story tells the story of Mrs Craig and Sanford, her cat, as they adjust to the rules of condo living.This short story was written by Eileen Robinson, a staff member of the Petawawa Public Library.
Photo of Jean Risto, head librarian, and Wendy Pritchard with infant son Ian.