Photo of Peter Hill posed with a large tuba and dressed in Scottish clothing. Condition: Very good. Image is clear, just some uneven tone. Peter Hill
Muncey Indian, played in town band, came here to work on flax. He had a wife and 5 children - lived at corner of St. Maria and Church Street -...
Photo of the St. Marys Cement Company band. They are wearing their uniforms that include kilts, and very evident is the drum with the band's name and logo on it. Condition: Good. Slightly discoloured. Dark photo to begin with.
Photo of the St. Marys IOF Band posed outside the doors at lower level of the St. Marys Town Hall (which at one point served as the Police Station).
Back - Dan Ross, Bob Eddes, Bob Furnace, Percy King, Clayton Allan, Sam Conley, Charles Allan, Jerry Hawkins, Frank Allan, George...
1905 Copy of a photo of the principal cast of a production that took place at the St. Marys Opera House in 1905 of Handel's Saul (see the links on the side to learn more).
See Early St. Marys by L.W. Wilson and L.R. Pfaff (#28) to see the picture and learn more about the St. Marys Opera House....
ca. 1912 Photo of the St. Marys Cement Company band, taken around 1912. The men are in their band uniforms each holding onto their instruments. The drum with the band's logo is placed in the centre directly on the ground. Condition: Copies are both excellent (there are 2 copies).
Photo of Nora Clench rather seductively posed sitting in a chair covered in furs with her violin sitting on her lap.
Photo of the St. Marys Cement Company Band. The men are all posed holding onto their instruments with the drum (bearing the band's logo) right in the middle. Condition: Okay. Has browned considerably. Image is hard to see (lighting changed digitally to bring out more detail).
Photo of a group of men who were a part of the Maxwell Band. They are posed with their instruments wearing suits and identical hats. In the middle is a drum with their name on it.
The Maxwell Band consisted of employees of the Maxwell factory of St. Marys. Condition: Paper is good.
Photo of the Maxwell Band, a band formed of Maxwell employees.
The men are pictured here in band uniforms holding onto their instruments. A drum with their logo on it is in the middle. Condition: Reproduction not the best - paper is good.
ca. 1935 Photo of a marching band going east up Queen Street. The building at the corner is the former White and May Co. store (the building now replaced by the current Scotiabank building). Condition: Good copy - though there is an orange stain at the bottom left side.
Photo of the St. Marys Cement band. The band members are all dressed in Scottish dress holding onto their instruments. Another man in a suit is standing off to the side, along with a baby sitting in the middle on top of the drum with the company's logo on it. Condition: Good. Some creases and...
Photo of the Maxwell band posed in suits and ties with band hats on. They are each holding their instruments and are in front of a stone building that has the words "Maxwell/Maple Leaf/Band Rooms" stamped on the shutters. One of the members has been labeled "George" in pen. Condition: Okay. ...
Photo of the St. Marys Cement Company Band dressed in their kilts and holding onto their instruments.
One man has been identified as Richard Rule (front row, at the far right end, kneeling). Condition: Okay. Curled, bent and scratched.
ca. 1953 Photo of the Citizen band along with 3 majorettes all posed together as a group with their instruments/batons outside. Condition: Copy is very good.
Photo of Nora Clench, the world famous violinist who was born and spent her early years in St. Marys. She became not only known in Canada but also in Europe.
Here she is as a young girl holding onto one of her violins as if she is playing it at that moment. Her hair is long and just about to...
early 1890s Photo of the Methodist Church Choir taken in the early 1890s.
They are identified as (from left to right):
Back row - Maggie Wilson, Bob Eaton, Edna Dickinson, Fred Cochran, Nettie Mennig, L.L. Follick, Alf McTavish
2nd row - H.L. Rice, Mattie Campbell, Edith Armstrong, Will Young, Maude White,...
1900 Photo of John Gray and twelve children - both girls and boys - who were his pupils in Highland dance in 1900.
John Gray himself was a talented dancer who regularly won competitions at area Highland Games. Condition: Fair. Has silvered quite a bit.
Photo of the 34th Battalion band of the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) marching somewhere near the east side of St. Marys (possibly near cemetery with the hydro line in the background). Condition: Okay. Fairly dirty but image is good. Band of 34th Battn, CEF on march
From collection of...
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.
Dorothy Eedy, "Shakespeare's words find modern day home in Paul Simon's music", Eat at Our House, 8 July 1992, St. Marys Journal Argus, 8 July 1992 An article written by local columnist Dorothy Eedy titled "Shakespeare's words find modern day home in Paul Simon's music". Eedy discusses the use of lines from Shakespearean plays in modern music and the relatability of the plays to the current day. She also writes on the importance of the...