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29 men in front of Richardson's Foundry 
Image  Approx. 1895  Group photo of workers of Richardson's Foundry taken around 1895. The workers are standing in front of the building they worked in. See inscription for names of people. Condition: Photo is very glossy with some scratches but looks very good. Back Row: Bill Haney, Dan McCarty, John Grimes, Dennis...
Thames Quarry, St. Marys, 1909-10, 23 men 
ImageMysteries:  1909-1910  Group shot of 23 men down in the Thames Quarry. The men are dressed in work clothing and hats, behind them one can see limestone. Condition: Hole in top-centre of matting likely from tack. The photo was likely not processed well as it is unevenly faded and coloured and not very well contrasted....
Facts About St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked July 3, 1912  The back side of an envelope where "Facts About St. Marys" were relayed to the reader. The front side of the envelope gives the true purpose of the mailing - A Firemen's Convention and Demonstration would be taking place in St. Marys on August 5th, 6th and 7th in 1912. FACTS ABOUT ST. MARYS The...
Power House, St. Marys 
Image    Postcard view of the "Power House." Built in 1898 as a way to pump water and make electricity. The Power House now houses some waterworks equipment. "St. Marys, Ont., Power House."
Cement Works, St. Marys 
Image    Postcard view of the Cement Works located in St. Marys. Limestone has played a big part as an industry in St. Marys - first with quarrying and now with the cement plant. "Cement Works, St. Marys, Ont."
Cement Works, St. Marys 
Image    Postcard view of the Cement Works in St. Marys, Ontario as it appeared then. Limestone has played a huge role in St. Marys' industry, starting first with quarrying the limestone for various purposes, and now for making cement. See 046pc-OA for another view. "Cement Works, St. Marys, Ont."
Humphris, Richardson & Humphris Planing Mill 
Image    Photo of the Humphris, Richardson & Humphris planing mill and the workers all standing in front of the building. The building is now the restaurant the Parkview Creamery. Condition: Photo is in poor condition. Ripped and torn all over. It is also very faded with very poor contrast. Do not handle...
Victoria Bridge and Mill, 1884 
Image  1884  One side of a stereoview of the Thames River, Victoria Bridge and the Mill as well as the Miller's house. Condition. Copy is in excellent condition. Victoria Bridge and mill 1884
Sarnia Bridge, the Thames River and the Ashery as seen from the Victoria Bridge in 1865 
Image  1865  One side of a stereoview of the Thames River, the Sarnia Bridge (now part of the Grand Trunk trail walkway), and an ashery all seen from the Queen Street (Victoria) bridge. Condition: Copy is in excellent condition. Sarnia Bridge, Thames River and the Ashery from Victoria Bridge 1865
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...
Image  1884  Copy of a photo of a quarry (east of Water Street) taken in 1884. Condition: Very good copy. Some pin pricks.
Lime Kiln Crew 
Image    Copy of a photo of the crew from a lime kiln. Many men, horses and wagons can be seen. Condition: Copy is in very good condition. Dunseith, J. Neeve, Chas. Neeve, Jim Dunseith, Dave Cousins, Geo. Hogg, Jim Finnie, Enn Clarke, Wib Dunseith, Jim Ready, property of R.U. Sowers.
People posed in a quarry 
Image    Photo of a group of people posed sitting or squatting in a quarry. Most of them look like they have been down there for awhile working away, but a couple of people stand out in their clean looking white shirts (especially the woman). Condition: Fair. Silvering along bottom. Stains and marks on...
Old Town Cement Company Band 
Image    Photo of the St. Marys Cement Company band. They are wearing their uniforms that include kilts, and very evident is the drum with the band's name and logo on it. Condition: Good. Slightly discoloured. Dark photo to begin with.
Group of men 
Image    Photo of a group of men who appear to be workers for some sort of factory. The guess is perhaps C. Richardson and Co., Maxwells or the door factory. Condition: Good. Some dirt on corners and slight loss of contrast.
Old quarries west of Water Street 
Image    Photo of a group of men and horses down in a quarry that once existed just west of Water Street. Click on the photo for a slightly larger view. Condition: Okay. Some fading but looks pretty good. A crusher can be seen behind team operated by John Bonis who was killed on job and was replaced...
The DeLong Hook and Eye Co. building after the flood of 1937 
Image  1937  Photo of the DeLong Hook and Eye Company building after a flood in 1937. All around debris can be seen making a wall of where the water would have most certainly hit. Condition: Good. A little curled with uneven yellowing.
St. Marys Journal 
Image  approx. 1909  Photo of the outside of the Journal newspaper's building. Lorne Eedy and Gus Woods are inside the office and can be seen through the windows. This building is located at 142 Queen Street East in St. Marys. It is now the home of the Chocolate Factory, but for many years housed the St. Marys...
Hydro Plant, St. Marys 
Image    Photo of the hydro plant building that is located on Queen Street East (near the St. Marys golf course). Condition: Good. Has yellowed quite a bit but image is very clear.
St. Marys Cooperage, 1890s 
ImageMysteries:  1890s  Photo of F.E. Butcher's St. Marys Cooperage taken sometime in the 1890s. There are a few men all standing outside the building in their aprons. Power lines can be seen above the building. Sign above door reads: J. Johnson House Contractor & Builder Sash Doors Blinds & C. The sign on top of...
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Industry in St. Marys