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...
Natalie Prychitko named new CEO of Whitby Chamber of Commerce 
newspapertext"Natalie Prychitko named new CEO of Whitby Chamber of Commerce," Whitby This Week, 15 Feb 2017, p. 4 Includes Photograph
1959 Whitby Fire Department Pumper, ca.1973 
still image1973 Colour photograph showing a 1959 Chevrolet pumper from the Whitby Fire Department.
Augustus and Sarah Barrett 
still imageca.1870 Studio portrait photograph showing Augustus Barrett and his wife Sarah.Augustus Barrett was born in Germany in 1830. He married Sarah Ann Edwards and they had two children. Augustus opened his photography studio in Whitby in 1872 and operated a studio and gallery until 1884. He later opened a...
Augustus Barrett, ca. 1885 
still imageca.1885 Photograph showing Augustus Barrett with a camera. Image was potentially captured in his studio in Whitby.Augustus Barrett was born in Germany in 1830. He married Sarah Ann Edwards and they had two children. Augustus opened his photography studio in Whitby in 1872 and operated a studio and gallery...
Augustus Barrett's Photo Studio 
still imagecomment1875 Photograph showing Augustus Barrett's photography studio. It's possible that this was his studio in Cannington. Barrett's studio in Whitby was located at 121 Brock Street North.Augustus Barrett was born in Germany in 1830. He married Sarah Ann Edwards and they had two children. Augustus opened his...
Donald Fleming, c.1985 
still imagec.1985 A black and white negative of Donald Fleming.Donald Fleming was born at Whitby, Ontario on 18 December 1932. In his youth he was a stock car racer in Whitby and was always interested in the sport. For more than 10 years (1975-85) he was a sponsor, coach and executive member of the Whitby Girls'...
Roy Edward "Ted" Sims 
still image1971 A black and white negative of Ted Sims dressed in a suit.Roy Edward "Ted" Sims was born at Toronto on 13 October 1925. He served as a Flight Engineer in the Second World War. He took civil engineering at the School of Practical Science in 1950 and did further studies at the University of Toronto's...
James Maurice Souch, c.1996 
still imagec.1996 A black and white negative of James Maurice Souch.James Maurice Souch was born at Oshawa on 25 October 1930. He first worked for Ontario Motor Sales in Oshawa, of which his father was co-founder, and rose to Chairman of the Board. After a brief retirement, he opened Marigold Lincoln-Mercury at...
Charles Leonard Jenkins 
still imagec.1976 A black and white negative of Charles Leonard Jenkins.Charles Leonard Jenkins was born in Prince Edward Island. In 1940 he joined General Motors of Canada at Oshawa as Administrator of the Customs and Drawback departments. From 1967-1969 he was Secretary of General Motors and 1969-77, he was...
Downtown revitalization is Whitby's newsmaker of 2016 
newspapertext"Downtown revitalization is Whitby's newsmaker of 2016," Whitby This Week, 29 Dec 2016, 1, 3 Includes Photographs
Rick Fita, 1996 
still image1996 A black and white negative of Rick Fita dressed in Composite Lodge attire.Rick Fita was Worshipful master of Composite Lodge in 1996.
Brett Hoffman, 1995 
still image1995 A black and white negative of Brett Hoffman dressed in Composite Lodge attire.Brett Hoffman was Worshipful master of Composite Lodge in 1995.
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