A younger man and another man posed together in their fire department uniforms. Condition: matte is very good; photo has brown dots, either from fungus or moisture damage; uneven yellow tone, but is otherwise in fairly good shape.
about 1960 Photo of eight people (4 couples?) sitting on one side of a large table looking like they are preparing to eat. Condition: some yellowing but very good condition.
ca. 1908 Photo of some buildings with people in uniforms with horses and carriages sitting out in front. Condition: Good copy. Some discolouration and warping in paper. St. Marys Fire Dept.
Cal Williamson, Joseph Albert, John Edwards, J. Albert, W. Northgrave, G.W. Allen, Chief Noyes, Jack...
ca. 1889 Photo of the St. Marys Fire Brigade taken around 1889 inside the fire hall. We are inside the building with the men far along the other side of the room. Condition; Copy is in good condition. Pen mark on one of the subject's faces. Back Row -
Left to right: Steve Knight, Bill Shand, Bill...
1937 Photo of the aftermath of a flood that occurred in St. Marys in 1937. In the foreground a man can be seen with a shovel moving water around. The little ornament hanging from the building indicates he is in front of the fire hall.
In the background the Water Street bridge can be seen with...
ca. 1900 Photo of the St. Marys fire hall with the fire chief's house also in view (on the left). The fire chief's house is said to have been "a frame structure with Greek Revival Architectural features." Condition: Copy is excellent.
Photo of horses pulling the ladder wagon in front of the Fire Station that was once located on Water Street. Condition: Copy is very good.
Photo of the fire station and fire chief's house with horses and people all in front of the station with the horses. Condition: Copy is very good.
ca. 1950s Photo of the fire hall that was once located on Water Street North being demolished. Condition: Very good, though the gloss shows imperfections.
1937 Photo of Water Street North (looking north towards the bridge). The street is covered in water thanks to a flood that occurred in 1937. People can be seen outside the fire station with a car near at the side of the road and people standing on the Water Street Bridge.
St. Mary's Auto Supply...
Photo of the house that was by the fire hall on Water Street South. The view shows the front of the house which looks a little bit in need of repairs.
The house was actually flooded out in 1912 when the dam broke in Mitchell (causing a massive flood in St. Marys). The house was then demolished...
Photo of the Fire Hall and the house next to it which were once located on Water Street South. Buildings can be seen on either side with people all around in front (as well as a horse and carriage) and children are even seen off to the side.
The little shed behind "Ball's Garage" (located on the...
ca. 1912 Photo of two men sitting in a Russell car in front of the Town Hall with the Fire Dapartment's ladder wagon (pulled by two horses) full of men next to them. Condition: Print in okay condition (creased and bent).
ca. 1900 Photo of the St. Marys Fire Department inside the old fire hall (taken likely around 1900).
Back Row -Left to right: Steve Knight, Bill Shand, Bill Birtch, Andy Shand, John MacLean (chairman of com.), Cyrenus Simms, Chas. W. Coupland, Ed Dusty, Jim Gillis, Bob Swales.
Front Row -John Gibb, Sam...
Postcard view of St. Marys as seen from the West Ward looking across the dam.
Certain buildings have been identified:
1 - The (old) Water Tower (located on the corner of James Street South and Queen Street East)
2 - The Town Hall (corner of Church and Queen Streets)
3 - Hose Tower/Fire hall -...