John Buldyke's Farm 
still imageca. 1920-30 This is an image of one of John Buldyke's delivery trucks. The trucks were used to pick up berry pickers and also to transport raspberries to the wholesale markets in Toronto. John Buldyke's farm was located in the north half of lot 31 on concession 5, just west of Brooklin. The 50 acre parcel...
Whitby's Nerd Block an out-of-this-world hit 
still imagenewspaper"Whitby's Nerd Block an out-of-this-world hit," Whitby This Week, 13 Apr 2017, p. 31 Includes Photograph
James Fraser, 1952 
still image1952 A black and white negative of a portrait of James Fraser.
Harold McBride Augustus, 1953 
still image1953 A black and white negative of a portrait of Harold Augustus.Harold McBride Augustus (1913-1980) was born at Whitby on 19 September 1913. He was a printer at McLean Hunter and later operated the Sportsman's Corner store in Whitby. Mr. Augustus was the first Legion member who was a veteran of World...
William Henry James, 1949 
still image1949 A black and white negative of a portrait of William Henry James.William Henry James was born at Coedporth, North Wales, on 7 December 1892. He served in the First World War with the 19th Battalion of the Canadian Infantry, and was one of the trustees of the Whitby Great War Veterans Association...
Frederick C. Chubb, 1951 
still image1951 A black and white negative of a portrait of Frederick Chubb.Frederick C. Chubb, a residence of Pickering Township (now Ajax), discovered the Chubb Crater in the Canadian Arctic in 1951.
Catharine Tunney, c.1991 
still imagec.1998 A black and white negative of a portrait of Catharine Tunney.Catharine Tunney was born at Peterborough, Ontario, on 18 September 1955 and was raised in Oshawa. She move to Brooklin in 1982. Mrs. Tunney served six years in the 1980s as the Whitby representative on the Durham Catholic District...
Whitby to take action to increase fire safety in accessory apartments 
still image"Whitby to take action to increase fire safety in accessory apartments," Whitby This Week, 29 Mar 2017, 1, 8 Includes Photogragh
Techies unite for 'hackathon' at Geekspeak  in Whitby March 24-25 
still imagenewspaper"Techies unite for 'hackathon' at Geekspeak in Whitby March 24-25," Whitby This Week, 16 Mar 2017, p. 27 Includes photograpy
Hugh Swain, c.1991 
still imagec.1991 A black and white negative of Hugh Swain wearing a suit jacket and tie c.1991.
Helen Robina (Foote) McGrandle, c. 1900 
still imageca. 1900 Photograph by Newton Williams, Artist and Photographer, North Bay and Huntsville. Helen Robina Foote was the daughter of Dr. Henry Solomon Foote (1840-1884) and Harriet Eliza Clarke (dates unknown). Because Eliza died when Helen was very young and her father was away in Texas, she was raised in...
Helen Robina Foote, age 12, c. 1875 
still imageca. 1875 Helen Robina Foote, age 12, from an old tintype photograph, location unknown. Helen was the daughter of Dr. Henry Solomon Foote (1840-1884) and Harriet Eliza Clarke (dates unknown). Because Eliza died when Helen was very young and her father was away in Texas, she was raised in Whitby by her...
Dr. Carson Victoria Wine Bitters Bottle 
still imageobject1863 Photo of a delicate bottle made for Dr. George Carson's medical practice in Whitby. Bottles like this were manufactured in the US and sold throughout southern Ontario. Only a handful of these bottles exist. They measure about 13 inches in height and are very slender.Dr. George Alva Carson was...
William Dow, Whitby, Ontario, c.1854 
still imagec.1854 This is a hand coloured portrait of William Dow, made in 1854 or 1855 by Hoppner Francis Meyer in Toronto. Dow came from Banffshire, Scotland, in 1832 and settled in Whitby at Glen Dhu farm. It is a copy of a b&w image already in the Whitby Archives collection. I was told the image was a hand...
Dr. Jonathan Foote (1804-1885), Brooklin, Ontario 
still image This image is labelled Dr. Jonathan Foote, born on Oct. 31, 1804 in Cornwall, Vermont. According to the History of the Town of Cornwall, he graduated from the Vermont Medical College at Castleton in 1829 and settled in Whitby, Canada West, the following year. In Feb. 1835, he married Robina Dow,...
Mathison Brothers Butter Crock 
still imageobjectca.1890 Butter crock made for the Mathison Brothers Grocery in Whitby. Crock was likely made by the Brantford Pottery.Mathison Brothers Grocery was located at 104 Dundas Street West. David Mathison purchased the confectionery and bakery from Richard Snow in about 1889. Mathison operated the business,...
Dr. Kenneth Craig Hobbs, c.1974 
still imagec.1974 A black and white negative of Dr. Kenneth Craig Hobbs (1928-2010).Dr. Kenneth Craig Hobbs was born at Ottawa, Ontario, on 26 May 1928 and graduated from medical school in 1954. After a residency at Ohio General Hospital in Wheeling, West Virginia, he came to Whitby in 1957 with Dr. George Jaciw as...
Edward Wallace Buffett, c.1994 
still imagec.1994 A black and white negative of Edward Wallace Buffett (1943-2011).Edward Wallace Buffett was born in 1943. In 1981 he founded Buffett, Taylor & Associates at Whitby and was President and Chief Executive Office of Buffet & Co. Worksite Wellness Inc. He was Chairman of the Whitby General Hospital...
Robert James Catton, c.1980 
still image1980 A black and white negative of Robert James Catton (1918-2002).Robert James Catton was born at Scarborough, Ontario, on 28 October 1918 and operated a shop in Scarborough before he came to Whitby in 1959 and purchased Butt Radio and Electronics. He retired in 1995, a few years after taking his son...
Peter Charles Eberlee, c.1987 
still imagec.1987 A black and white negative of Peter Charles Eberlee.Peter Charles Eberlee (1934-1997) was born in 1934, and was a resident of Whitby from the 1970s to the 1990s. He was President of Whitby Arts Incorporated and was Chairman of the Board of Governors of the J.O. Ruddy General Hospital from 1985 to...
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