Smiths Falls Oldest Inhabitants Interviewed — 19 Nov 1877

Smiths Falls Oldest Inhabitants Interviewed — 19 Nov 1877


Clipped from

  1. Ottawa Daily Citizen,
  2. 19 Nov 1877, Mon,
  3. Page 3






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Annual Poultry Fair circa 1888

At the first Smiths Falls poultry fair some ten tons of fowl were brought into the town by area farmers and became an annual turkey fair tradition every December. This photograph was taken by John Nichol.— at Beckwith Street, Smiths Falls.

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