1890 Older man with well-trimmed beard sitting on a folding camp chair outside a tent. The man is wearing a suit rather than camping gear but he does have sturdy boots and heavy socks. He is wearing tweeds, acceptable outdoor wear at that time.
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A photo showing four young men sitting in a small motor boat named "City of St. Marys". The men are floating down the Thames River and are dressed smartly in their jackets and hats. The photo was taken by local amateur photographer Milton Reesor. The exact date of the photo is unknown; however, it...
A photo showing four young men sitting in a small motor boat named "City of St. Marys". The men are floating down the millrace that once separated the Flats from the mainland before the new dam was built in 1908. Milton Reesor, a local amateur photographer, took the photo looking north towards the...
A photo featuring four young women sitting on the grass eating melon. The women are posing for the picture while holding the rinds. The photo was taken by local amateur photographer Milton Reesor. Reesor's sister, Ella Vida Reesor, is believed to be the woman second from the left wearing the white...
This photograph shows a comic float during the parade that was held to celebrate the end of World War One. The sign on the float reads "Eats a bag of cement each Meal" and appears to hold a fake alligator. The parade took place at the old West Ward Fairgrounds. Photo is in good condition.
This photograph shows a float put together by the McConnell Club for a parade celebrating the end of World War One with a sign reading "Why Bring Home English Brides". The parade took place at the old Fair Grounds in the West Ward. Photo is in very good condition.
1921 This photo shows a game of lacrosse going on at the flats. The man in a suit is likely a goal judge. The back of houses on Water Street are also visible.
1921 This photo shows a lacrosse game being played at the Flats. Some players are visible in the foreground and in the background there is a view of the spectators and Water Street North.
1921 This image shows a lacrosse game going on at the Flats. In the foreground four players and a referee are visible. Surrounding them is a a line of parked cars and spectators while the Sarnia Bridge is visible in the background. Negitives are available through Ken Storey
1921 This photo shows a lacrosse game happening at the Flats. There is a group of players fighting for the ball and there is a line of cars and people in the background watching the game.
1923 This image shows the Grandmother's Special Day that was hosted by the Lakeside Ladies Institute. The Ladies Institute was a branch of the Woman's Institute which was run by women to provide services in the community. Photo is in good condition.
1939 This photograph shows the St. Marys Collegiate Institute Basketball team in 1939. The people in the photo are identified on a sports reference card. Photo is in good condition.
"The Quarry, c. 1940s," St. Marys Journal Argus This is a photograph of the St. Marys swimming quarry. The photo is estimated to have been taken sometime in the 1940s before the Town of St. Marys officially purchased the property. However, the quarry was used as a popular swimming spot at this time. The location was once an industrial limestone...
1947 This image shows a man working at the Quarry. The photo was taken while the work was being done to put in the main dock soon after the Quarry was officially opened to the public as a swimming location. Photo is in fair condition with some creases and a small rip.
This photo features the St. Marys Blue Devils basketball team. The photo was taken between 1948 and 1949. The players are posing with their "Blue Devils" jerseys for the group photo. Condition: Very good photocopy.
This photograph features the St. Marys Blue Devils basketball team. The photo was taken during the team's 1948/1949 season. The players are posing in their "Blue Devils" jerseys. Condition: Very good photocopy.
This photograph shows the construction of the swimming dock at the Quarry. The Quarry had been a popular swimming spot for many years before the Town decided to invest in more amenities at the sight. The swimming dock was later re-done but the Quarry remains a local favourite today. This photo is...
This is a photo featuring the local Bantam Basketball Team. The team members are posing on the court in their basketball gear. This photo was taken either in the 1949/1950 season or the 1950/1951 season. Condition: Very good photocopy.
This photograph features the local Bantam basketball team. They are posing in their basketball gear on the court and looking up towards the net. This image was taken sometime around 1950. Condition: Very good photocopy.
This is a photo featuring the local Bantam Basketball Team. The team members are posing on the court in their basketball gear. This photo was taken sometime between 1949 to 1951. The player in the center can be seen wearing a "Blue Devils" jersey. Condition: Very good photocopy.