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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This photograph was taken on Queen Street at the West end of the Victoria Bridge and shows the falls and the flats from across the river. Photograph is in very good condition.
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.
1975 This photo shows the All-Ontario 1975-76 Champions, the St. Marys Lincolns. The team was founded in 1954 and plays in the Western Jr. Hockey League. Over the year the Lincolns have seen several players to go on to play in the NHL or other professional leagues. The team continues to play in the WHL...
1956 This photograph shows the 1956-57 St. Marys Lincolns team. This was the first team to play in the Western Jr. Hockey League. Over the years the team has produced several NHL players and have seen players go on to play in other professional leagues. The team continues to play in the WHL today. This...
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 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...
1963 This photograph is a picture of the St. Marys Jets Baseball team. The girls are holding a plaque and a trophy, though the origin of the awards is not stated. The men they are standing with are likely their coaches. Photo is laminated and in good condition.
This image shows people swimming in Cadzow pool. There is not yet a fence around the pool as there is today and there are slides in both sides of the pool. Cadzow pool had its last summer open to the public in 2016 and the area is to be re-purposed in the following year. Photo is in 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.
This photo shows a line of men and boys holding instruments. The long flute like instrument is a fife which is similar to a piccolo but with a higher shrill tone. Photo is not in good condition and is fading.
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.
1962 This photo shows the St. Marys Lincolns 1962-63 All-Ontario Champion team. The Lincolns played their first season in the 1956 Western Jr. League and since then have seen several players go on to professional leagues such as the NHL. The team continues to play in the WHL today. Photo is slightly...
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.
This is a photograph of the Canadian Legion's Branch 236 hockey team. The players are posing in full gear on the ice alongside their coaches. Condition: Good. The photograph is slightly worn and the colour has darkened and browned.
This postcard image is one in a set of three. The image shows two men fishing on the banks of the Thames River. Condition: very good. Favorite Fishing Spot, River Thames, St. Marys, Ont.