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Anna Hudson 
Image    Portrait photo of Anna Hudson, wife of Alexander Grant (see 0023ph). She is wearing a long dark dress with lace collar. A bow is in her hair and she is seated and posed as if she is reading a letter. Condition: some yellowing (fairly even); otherwise in very good condition. Back of photo and...
Alexander Grant 
Image    Portrait of Alexander Grant, a preacher in St. Marys for 21 years starting in 1885. He is standing in a long wool jacket lined in fur, holding onto a muff. Condition: Some yellowing/browning (fairly even, except in bottom right hand of photo - possibly from some sort of adhesive); otherwise in...
Dr. J.H. Mathieson 
Image    Portrait photo of Dr. J.H. Mathieson (1843-1914) who practiced medicine in St. Marys. Dr. Mathieson is sitting, arm on a side table (with book), his hand near his chin and a finger by his ear. He is dressed in a suit with a shirt that has a collar that covers his neck. Condition: some silvering...
William Weir 
Image    Portrait photo of William Weir (1844-1921). William Weir was one of the last owners of the Tracy house (now the St. Marys Museum). The Weirs were the ones to give the land the name "Cadzow Park". Mr. Weir lived in the house from 1875 until his death in 1921, and was the mayor of St. Marys in...
Four St. Marys Pioneers 
Image    Photo of four older men standing outside on a farm. The men include (from left to right): John Legge, William McGregor, John Weir and William McIntosh. All four men are early settlers to St. Marys. Condition: matting is worn and stained, writing has bled a little; image is a little out-of-focus,...
Mrs. Alexander Grant nee: Anna Hudson 
Image    Photo of an older woman (Mrs. Alexander Grant) posed standing by a side table. She is wearing a long dark dress with a lace collar held together with a brooch. Anna (Grant) Hudson was the wife of Alexander Grant who was once a Minister at the Knox Presbyterian Church in St. Marys. Condition: a...
Rev. Alexander Grant 
Image    Photo of Rev. Alexander Grant (a preacher in St. Marys for 21 years starting in 1885 at the Knox Presbyterian Church). He is standing so that we get a nice side profile view. Condition: image is mildewed and scratched; matte is stained; not in great condition - limit exposure by using digital...
Four St. Marys Pioneers; John Legge, William McGregor, John Weir, William McIntosh 
Image    Photo of four of St. Marys first settlers: John Legge, William McGregor, John Weir and William McIntosh (see also 0073ph). The men are all wearing suit s and hats and appear to be standing outside a farm. Condition: Photo is out of focus but in good condition with just some light surface dirt.
Caroline (Carrie) Shaw Sparks 
Image    Photo of Caroline (Carrie) Shaw Sparks dressed in a lovely dress. She is posed standing and looking off to the side a little. Condition: Excellent condition. Paper and image are in very good condition with no obvious flaws. Wife of Dr. Thomas Sparks, St. Marys 20th wedding anniversary. A dance...
Grant Family 
Image  c. 1894  Family portrait of the Grant family. Back row: Julia Grant, Mr. Alexander Grant, Dick Grant Front row: Mrs. Anna Grant, Anne Grant, Janet Grant Condition: Fair to good for matting - some surface dirt and yellowing with right-bottom corner coming off. Image is good to very good with the image...
Margaret Black in a bathing suit 
Image    Photo of a young woman (Margaret Black) posed sitting on a rock in the Thames River in her bathing suit and cap. Margaret Black was the daughter of Agnes Knox Black (1864-1945), a famous elocutionist who had in fact been born in St. Marys. Agnes and her family spent their summers in Ontario...
Rev. and Mrs. Alexander Grant 
Image    Photo of a woman and a man (Mrs. and Rev. Alexander Grant) posed seated in a parlour area. Mrs. Grant is wearing a very fancy headpiece holding something in her hands, while Mr. Grant is seated with his arm resting on a side table. Both are looking directly at the camera. Rev. Grant was a...
Side view of Ercildoune 
Image    Photo of a group of people sitting outside Ercildoune (home of Dr. Thomas Sparks - 236 Jones Street East, St. Marys). The group includes: Mrs. George Grant (she lived at "Bliuk Bonnie" on King Street between the Eedy's and the Maxwell's), Isabel Cameron Sparks (daughter of Dr. Sparks), Dr. A....
Robert Barbour 
Image    Portrait of a man (identified by Larry Pfaff as Robert Barbour). He is sitting with the top button of his jacket done up. He has very long sideburns, and his hair is cut very short. Barbour was a builder in St. Marys, with his name attributed to homes on Thomas Street and possibly even the St....
Robert Fulton Barbour and four of his children 
Image    Photo of Robert Barbour (left) and four of his children. Barbour was a builder in St. Marys, with his name attributed to homes on Thomas Street and possibly even the St. Marys Museum`s building (the Tracy House). Condition: Copy is in very good condition.
George Carter family 
Image    Family portrait of the Carter family. The group has been identified as such - Back Row (left to right): Mabel Jameson, Maude Freeman, George Freeman, Kathleen Rice, Charlotte Rice, Henry Rice Centre Row (left to right): Harriet Freeman, Mary Carter, Clarence Freeman, Elizabeth Carter, James...
Charlotte Carter's wedding picture 
Image  1880  Wedding photo of Charlotte Carter who married Henry Lincoln Rice. She is wearing a wedding gown with a long train and veil. The dress is biased cut to reveal a lot of different details. Condition: Copy is excellent. Charlotte Carter Wedding picture Dec. 1880 Henry Lincoln Rice (husband)
Henry Lincoln Rice's wedding photo 
Image  1880  Photo of Henry Lincoln Rice posed for his wedding photo. He is wearing a long tailed jacket with his hair slicked severely on each side. He is posed leaning against a chair. Condition: Copy is excellent. Henry Lincoln Rice Wedding photo Married Charlotte Carter Dec. 1880
George Carter 
Image    Carte de visite of George Carter, the founder of Carter Milling Company - an early prosperous business in St. Marys. A lot of the large homes built on or around Jones Street East were built specifically for George Carter and his family. Condition: Fair. Yellowed completely but image is still...
The family of Henry E. Wilson and their dog Duke at Christmas in 1893 
Image  1893  Photo of the family of Henry E. Wilson at Christmastime. Some of them are dressed in winter clothing with the rest of them wearing more festive dresses. Their dog Duke can be seen lying on the "fur" rug in front of the mother. Identified as - Back: Fred, Father Middle: Mother, Nell,...
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Notable St. Marys Residents


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