Picture St. Marys
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Decade:  1890  Geographic Location:  St. Marys   Sort by:  Relevance
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Elderly woman seated, holding a book 
ImageMysteries:    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.
Young girl with ringlets; seated 
ImageMysteries:    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
Portrait of Man 
ImageMysteries:    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.
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...
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...
Victoria Bridge, St. Marys, Ont. 
Image  Postmarked Dec 2, 1905  View of the Queen Street (Victoria) bridge (seen in background). In the foreground one can see the Thames River, and further back the Opera House, the mill and the miller's house are all visible. See 003pc-OA for same postcard view (but colourized). "Victoria Bridge" "St....
Trout Creek, St. Marys, Ont. 
Image  Postmarked Jan 4, 19__  Postcard view of Trout Creek with bridge seen mid-ground. "Trout Creek, St. Mary's, Ont."
Water Street, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked Oct 22, _____  Postcard view of Water Street (looking north from Jones Street towards Queen Street). Way in the background the Water Street bridge can be seen. The Opera House, the Post Office, a restaurant as well as many other businesses can be seen lining the streets. At one time, Queen Street and Water...
McKays Mill and Bridge 
Image  Postmarked Nov 7, 1907  Postcard view of McKay's Mill, and in the foreground a wrought iron bridge on stone supports. "Mc Kays Mill and Bridge, St. Marys, Ont."
St. James' Church, St. Marys 
Image    Postcard view of St. James' Anglican Church located in St. Marys, Ontario as it appeared then. The original church (the middle section of the church overall now), was built in 1858 with the tower being added in 1885 (as well as other renovations being performed to enhance the church's interior and...
Victoria Bridge & C.P.R. Terminal 
Image  Postmarked March 27, 1924  Postcard view of the Thames River, Victoria (Queen Street) bridge and the C.P.R. terminal. A railway line used to exist next to the river which carried product from the mills to their destinations. This line has since been removed and it is now the Riverview Walkway. "Victoria Bridge and C.P.R....
River Thames & Victora Bridge 
Image  Postmarked Aug 6, 1914  Postcard view (colourized) of the Victoria (Queen Street) bridge in St. Marys. Running under the bridge (very quickly in this specific photo) is the Thames River. Downtown can be seen further in the background. "River Thames & Victoria Bridge; / St. Mary's Ont"
Rice Lake from Royal Edward Hotel, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked March 31, 1910  Postcard view of the are just above the "Little Falls" and Milt Dunnell Field ("The Flats"). At the time, this was locally known as "Rice Lake" after Henry Lincoln Rice, a mill owner. "Rice Lake From Royal Edward Hotel, St. Marys, Canada."
London Bridge, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked January 1913  Postcard view of the London railway bridge (still in use today) with a train crossing over it. In the background the train station can be seen (now a CN station and a tourist information building) as well as the town's water tower. Condition: Extremely fragile. Use only the digital copies....
Collegiate Institute, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked October 13, 1908  Built in 1875, its most famous graduate is Arthur Meighen, ninth Prime Minister of Canada. The school has been added onto many times, and has been a public school since 1955 when a new high school building was opened. Was renamed Arthur Meighen Public School in 1984. "Collegiate Institute, St....
Mc Kays Mill and River Thames, St. Marys 
Image  Postmark year 1907  Postcard view of McKay's Mill and the Thames River. "Mc Kays Mill and River Thames, St. Marys, Ont."
Mill Race, St. Marys 
Image  Postmark Apr 24, 1908  Postcard view of the Mill Race in St. Marys, Ontario. Milling once was a huge industry in St. Marys with the mills making use of the Thames River as a huge water power source. "Mill Race, St. Marys, Ont."
Trout Creek and London Bridge, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked Aug 12, 1912  Postcard view of Trout Creek with the London railway bridge seen in the background with a train crossing it. "Trout Creek and London Bridge, St. Mary's, Ont., Canada"

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