William VanValkenburgh, 1914
Description
Creator
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A black and white photograph of William VanValkenburgh (1858-1930).
Notes
William Melzar (Milton) VanValkenburgh was born in Northumberland County, Ontario on December 6, 1858. He was employed by the Grand Trunk Railway for nearly 50 years and came to Whitby in 1887. He was baggage master at the Whitby Junction Station and later in the freight department at the uptown station. He served on the Board of Education, Town Council and Public Utilities Commission. Mr. VanValkenburgh died at Whitby on February 5, 1930 and is buried at Groveside Cemetery, Brooklin.
Inscriptions
W. BRO. W.M. VANVALKENBURGH, W.M. 1914-1915
Date of Original
1914
Dimensions
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
31-009-085
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from a copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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William VanValkenburgh, 1914


A black and white photograph of William VanValkenburgh (1858-1930).