1970 This photo was taken from the east side of Church Street looking West down Queen Street. There are many stores shown in the photo including McIntyre Drugs and Harris General Electric which have since closed. Photo is in good condition but the paper is slightly curled.
This photograph shows men working on the Grand Trunk Rail Station. Photo is in good condition but the image is blurry.
1980 Photo with new addition/rebuild/upgrade - overlooking pond - original plant also shown. Fair to poor condition - clear - three corners damaged - right hand corner intact. Some of the image has been torn off at the corners.
1975 Photograph taken from south side of Queen Street. Photo in good condition-small water mark left side - some curling, dirt, finger prints.
Postcard view of downtown St. Marys taken from about Water Street looking east up the hill towards the town hall. Queen Street looking East, St. Mary's, Ont.
Elderly woman formally dressed and posed in a portrait studio holding a book Condition: Right top edge clipped off; photo & matting browned with age (possible shellac browning); hole in top where tack may have gone through; bottom centre ripped.
A young, stern looking girl with ringlets in a dark frilly dress with lace collar and sleeves sitting posed in a portrait studio. Condition: overall dirty in appearance; corners appear to be torn and worn; image is browned with little spots all over
1875 Man wearing thickly knotted tie, non-collared shirt, corduroy vest and wool jacket. His eyebrows are thick and he has longish hair on his neck but otherwise has a clean-shaven face. Condition: Image is (very) browned; matte and image extremely dirty; shellac coating looks unevenly rubbed...
Photo of stern looking man with hair parted to side, longish side-burns wearing a thick bow-tie, shirt with collar up on his face, a vest and a jacket. Photo almost has the appearance of a drawing. Condition: faded; dirty; bent down middle; hole on top and bottom where tacks likely went through.
Baby dressed in white (Christening clothes?), proped up in a wicker carriage with scenery backdrop in behind. Condition: Gold leafing going green: overall a little dirty and scratched; back is very faded and dirty and also covered in fingerprints. Back of cabinet card is also available digitally...
Group of people, sitting in a wide "U" shape, with everyone dressed rather somberly. Most of the women are holding onto books as is one of the girls sitting on the floor (she is the only one not looking at the camera). Condition: hole through centre-top; image browned and yellowed with surface...
Studio photo of a family with a man holding a baby,a girl and woman sitting with a young boy between them - another boy is standing in behind the girl and man. All looking very seriously towards the camera. Condition: overall very dirty and stained; one hole centre-top and 2 holes in bottom where...
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...
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...
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...
Older man with beard the covers most of his neck and a long moustache sitting in front of a backdrop. Condition: matting is very dirty; photo looks like it has been rubbed and therefore has a lot of worn areas (especially in centre - face/jacket).
Woman wearing dark blouse with sleeves that flow out and aren't quite long enough to reach her wrists. She is wearing a brooch on the lace collar. Hair is slicked down, but the hint of curls are evident underneath. Photo is faded artistically below her blouse. Condition: image very yellowed...
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...
Young girl (Marion Dickson) seated in an elaborate wood chair with hair loosely pulled back in a bow, wearing a light coloured, frilly dress. She is holding flowers, and behind her is a side table with a vase of flowers upon it. Condition: image is browned at bottom but rest of image is fairly...
1956 4 men standing, 4 men sitting in front with a table covered in papers in the right-side foreground. In the background other council member pictures can be seen as well as a large wooden door. Condition: some tears on edges of photo; some marks on photo but they do not affect the image
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