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1958 Map Oakville Trafalgar Bronte Area 
ImageText  March 1958  This 1958 map of the Town of Oakville has an inset map of Bronte and an inset map of Trafalgar Township. The postal routes and times of delivery are handwritten and drawn on the Town of Oakville section. The map was obtained from the Canada Post Archives held by the National Library of...
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Armstrong Family Oral History 
Text    ... and see mother has named her grandfather as James William Black, (no Lurgen) and his father, James William also, there isn't any Lurgan at all ... I don't know where this Thomas Lurgen Black comes in. Another mystery. The newspaper clipping mentioned by Eileen reads as follows: rt...
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Edward Barber, 1948, Munn's School, S.S. #3A, Halton County, Trafalgar Township 
ImageTextComments:    ...Percy Edward Barber, called Eddie, age 7, in Grade 1 at Munn's School, S.S. No. 3A, Halton County, formerly of Trafalgar Township. His teacher was Mrs. McCullough, who would prepare hot cocoa or soup for the children on cold days. A photograph of the cover of Eddie's Grade One report card is also...
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Fred W. Oliver, March 24, 1923 - February 5, 2011 
ImageText    Fred was born in Brantford, Ontario, on March 24th, 1923. His family moved to Hamilton in 1920 and then to Burlington in 1939. His parents, Ed and Minnie, his brother, Tom and sister, Marge, have all predeceased him. Fred joined the Canadian Army Provost Corps in 1942, and served for 2 years as...
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Oakwood Public School, 1969-1970 
Image    Oakwood Public School was built in 1952 as a kindergarten to Grade 8 school with fourteen classrooms. It served the needs of the growing population in the Forrester subdivision, known to Oakville residents as Forrester's Bush on the west bank of the Sixteen Mile Creek, south of Speers Road, east...
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Oakville High School 1945-46 
ImageText    The full student body and teaching staff of Oakville-Trafalgar High School, 1945-6. The school was founded in 1908 and in 1946, the Trafalgar school district merged with that of Oakville. The school was then named Oakville Trafalgar High School. Donna Hopper is in the second row from the back,...
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Sunningdale Elementary School Dreamacres Primary Forest, 2007 
ImageText  2007  In 1996, Sunningdale students, staff, parents and community embarked on a school grounds naturalization project in conjunction with Environment Canada and The Evergreen Foundation. The naturalized area has been tended and enhanced since then as this 2007 donation documents. See "Page 2" above...
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Kerr Village Organic Market, 2007 
ImageText    In June 2007, the Kerr Village BIA of Oakville, Ontario opened an organic farmer's market, held in Heritage Square on Kerr St. The market ended in 2007. Signs read: Everdale Organic Farms. Hands-on training for aspiring young farmers.
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Fall Fest, Oakville, 2006 
ImageText    Fall festival in the square on Lakeshore Road in the middle of downtown Oakville.
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Oakville High School, 1934 
ImageText    A landscape photograph of the 1934 Oakville High School students and staff. Click on "Pages" to view this landscape photograph in sections for closer detail. Printed by hand on front, "OAKVILLE HIGH SCHOOL 1934" ; "M.A. PRINCIPAL" = Mr. M. Archibald; ? "HAMILTON" (photographer) -in pencil on back,...
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Robert Hanham Homestead, Trafalgar Township 
ImageText    This house was the home of the Robert Hanham family. The farm was on Lot 10 Con 2 SDS, east of 7th Line (which is now Trafalgar Road). Robert married Elizabeth Post in about 1829. They were living here in the 1860's. They had 3 boys and 4 girls: Charles remained on the farm, never marrying,...
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Postcard: The Ford Motor Company's Plant Office, 1950's 
ImageText    In 1951, the Ford Motor Company purchased land in Oakville, Ontario for an office, assembly plant and yards. The plant was built by 1953. Post card back (which is not included in this record): The Ford Motor Company's Plant Office Oakville, Ontario, Canada. ; Post Card Address ; Place Stamp...
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Postcard: Colborne Street, Looking North East, Oakville, Ontario, Canada 
ImageText    A view of Colborne Street in Oakville as a post card, prior to 1964. The spire of Knox Presbyterian Church is visible just past the Texaco gas pump. The Toronto-Dominion Bank building is in the forefront. Colborne Street was originally called The Lake Road. The Lake Road was considerably...
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Bell Telephone Oakville Work Centre Employees, 1963 
ImageText  1963  When Plant Wire Chief, Bill Ross, retired in 1963, a photograph was taken of all his colleagues at the Bell Telephone Oakville Work Centre.
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Men of Cox Stables 
Image    John Thomas, called Jack, Moulding, was a highly respected stable manager and horseman. In 1910, he was asked by Herbert Cox, a Canadian financier with a great interest and love of horses, to come from England to look after the family hunters, polo ponies, riding and carriage horses with stables,...
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John Thomas (Jack) Moulding Jumping Lucy Grey 
Image    Jack Moulding, was a highly valued stable manager and horseman. His experience began in Lancashire, England working with carriage horses, family riding horses and hunters. He had considerable war experience in the Boer War which increased his knowledge of horses as a soldier/batman in the...
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Joan Moulding and Pony Punch 
Image    Joan Moulding, age 3 years and 2 months on her pony, Punch. Joan's father was John Thomas, called Jack, Moulding, widely respected stable manager and horseman. In Oakville, they lived on the Cox family estate as Jack had come from England in 1910 to look after the family hunters, polo ponies,...
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Marriage of Samuel Leaver and Jane Lyon, 1881 
Image    Samuel Leaver and Jane Lyon married on March 30, 1881. Samuel was working as a farmer on Dundas Street, around Munn's Corners and Jane was from the town of Oakville. Samuel was one of the 11 children of Robert and Elizabeth Leaver who had emigrated to the Munn's Corner area to join their sons,...
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Leaver Family Bible 
ImageText    This family bible was given to "Mrs. Samuel Leaver" by her husband, "Mr. Samuel Leaver" on December 31, 1885. They had married in the town of Oakville on March 30, 1881. Jane was an Oakville girl and Samuel was from the Munn's Corners area, a farmer. This family bible is so worn and patched,...
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Family of Edwin and Elizabeth South, Toronto Township 
Image    This photograph was likely taken around 1900 as we can see Sarah, kneeling by her father, is wearing a wedding ring. In 1897, there were three spring weddings in the South family, the first being Sarah who married Godfrey Bently in April. Her sister, Maud, at the feet of their mother in this...
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