Brooklin Mill, ca.1970 
still imageca. 1970 Black and white photograph of the flour mills in Brooklin.The Brooklin Mill was built in 1848 by Robert Campbell and is considered one of Ontario County's first flour mills. The original mill was a rectangular shaped building made out of brick. It operated as a mill from 1848 until 1991. In 2002...
300 Byron Street North, 1997 
still imageFebruary 1997 A colour photograph of 300 Byron Street North.This house at 300 Byron Street North is located on lot 57 of Perry's Plan, on the north west corner of Byron and John Streets. Mr. William Robson built the house circa 1871 as a vernacular two storey yellow brick house with gothic style detailing at...
A Moonlight Night in Jamaica Painting, c.1921 
objectc.1921 A colour sketch called Moonlight Night in Jamaica by Florence McGillivray.Florence Helena McGillivray was born at Burnside Farm, 3rd Concession, Whitby Township, on March 1, 1864. In 1870 her family moved to "Inverlynn" house in Whitby. Miss McGillivray won two first prizes at the Bowmanville...
Earl Alexander Ormiston, 1988 
still image1988 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Earl Alexander Ormiston.Earl Alexander Ormiston was born at Enfield, Ontario, on March 15, 1918. He worked at General Motors in Oshawa and was a flame throwing instructor during the Second World War. He was President of the Royal Canadian Legion...
Henry George Perry, 1980 
still image1980 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Henry George Perry.Henry George Perry was born at Franktown,Ontario on October 31, 1920. He move to the Myrtle district in 1928 and to Port Whitby in 1936 where he remained the rest of his life. He worked for the Whitby Public Utilities Commission...
George Clarence Richardson, 1975 
still image1975 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. George Clarence Richardson (1924-1983).George Clarence Richardson was born at Kinsale, Ontario on April 22, 1924 and was employed for 38 years at Southern Sheet Metal in Oshawa. He served as President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 112 in...
Charles McGowan Skelton, 1969 
still image1969 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Charles McGowan Skelton.Mr. Charles McGowan Skelton was born at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, on September 12, 1920, and spent his youth in Toronto. During the Second World War he served overseas with the Royal Canadian Air Force in the...
Hugh Ross Miller, 1971 
still image1971 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Samuel Brush.Mr. Hugh Ross Miller (1927-1989) was born at Durham, Ontario, July 5, 1927. He lived one year in West Hill, seven years in Ajax and 30 years in Brooklin. He was employed by Johns Manville and Manson Insulation. A veteran of the Second...
Andrew Ferrier Rankine, 1973 
still image1973 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Andrew Ferrier Rankine (1918-1975).Andrew Ferrier Rankine was born at Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, on January 1, 1918, and came to Canada after 1953. He worked as a shipping foreman for Nabob Foods, Ajax. He served in the Second World War and was...
Samuel Edward Brush, 1967 
still image1967 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Samuel Brush.Mr. Samuel Edward Brush was born at Toronto, Ontario on December 19, 1921 and moved to Whitby circa 1958. He worked for Nutri-Products Ltd. in Whitby and later was a custodian at Henry Street High School. He was President of the Royal...
John McIvor, 1965 
still image1965 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. John McIvor.Mr. John McIvor (1916-1984) was born at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, on March 6, 1916 and came to Whitby in 1930. He was employed for 22 years at Herb Robinson Automotive in Whitby. He served as President of the Royal Canadian Legion...
M. Dale, 1958 
still image1958 A black and white negative of a portrait of M. Dale.
Robert Charles Adams, 1963 
still image1963 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Robert Charles Adams.Mr. Robert Charles Adams (1914-2001) was born at Toronto, Ontario on September 24, 1914 and served in World War Two. He was President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 112 in 1963 and 1981-82. He died at Lindsay, Ontario, on...
Vernon Robert MacCarl, 1962 
still image1962 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Vernon Robert MacCarl.Vernon Robert MacCarl was born at Oshawa, Ontario on January 15, 1925. He served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War and was President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 112 in 1960-1962. He was a member...
Leslie Harry Inkpen, 1959 
still image1959 A black and white negative of a portrait of Mr. Leslie Harry Inkpen.Leslie Harry Inkpen was born at Sturminister-Newton, Dorset, England, on December 27, 1909 and came to Whitby in 1951. He was a Lieutenant-Commander in the Royal Navy in charge of 16 landing craft at Juno Beach on D-Day, June 6,...
Arthur Walter Francis Denyer, 1957 
still image1957 A black and white negative of a portrait of Arthur Denyer (1896-1957).Arthur Walter Francis Denyer was born at Ballincollig, County Cork, Ireland, in 1896. He served in India, Africa and Europe during the First World War as a Sergeant Major in the 12th and 16th Royal Lancers. He came to Canada in...
Andrew Muir, 1955 
still image1955 A black and white negative of a portrait of Andrew Muir (1893-1967).Andrew Muir was born at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland in 1893 and came to Canada in 1922. He worked for 30 years at the King Brothers' Tannery in Whitby until it closed in 1952, and from 1953 to 1964 he was supervisor of...
Stephen John Bragg, 1954 
still image1954 A black and white negative of a portrait of Stephen John Bragg.Stephen John Bragg (1918-2002) was the son of Stephen Bragg (1896-1927) who fought and was injured in the First World War. He was born at Toronto, Ontario on August 29, 1918 and move to Whitby circa 1920. For a number of years he lived...
Camp X 
still imagestill image Camp X was a spy training camp and communications centre established by British Security Co-ordination on the shore of Lake Ontario on the border between Whitby and East Whitby Townships. The camp operated from 1941 to 1945. It was used as a government communications centre until 1969. The...
The North Side of the Last Remaining Camp X Building, c.2012 
still imagec.2012 A colour photograph of the north side of the last remaining Camp X building located at 4680 Thickson Road, Whitby, Ontario. In this view a boarded up window and shed can be seen.Camp X was a spy training camp and communications centre established by British Security Co-ordination on the shore of...
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