I have been cutting archived newspaper articles for over 2 years. I will be adding from time to time new ones as I go through them.
The Ottawa Journal Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Wed, Jun 1, 1898 – Page 2
Fri, Jun 14, 1907 – Page 10
Caldewell Elementary School–Bri Dickie This is why Bernie Johnston Edwards is nervous about you leading me astray. I am usually fairly well behaved.–Photo-Tom Edwards
Here is my promotion from Mrs Grantner’s Kindergarten class. The date of the Canadian is Thursday July 7th, 1966 and the cost of the paper is 7 cents. If you were wealthy lol, you could purchase the yearly subscription for $3.00 per year in Canada. LOL–Photo-Tom Edwards
Read more here about the Lowe Family.. Click here.–Photo-Tom Edwards
These were ribbons my Great Uncle Stu won over the years at different fairs with his horses. This picture was taken in 1974, and I think it was in the back porch on Thomas Street. Read more here.
People are very proud of their local history, but don’t always express how much they value a place until it’s threatened. Because it adds character and distinctiveness to an area, heritage is a fundamental in creating a ‘sense of place’ for a community.
Tom Edwards has taken the time to dig out old photos and ephemera and now we have it documented for life. If you have old photos or thoughts please send them to me at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can have them for all to see at the touch of the fingertip.
Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place.
Information where you can buy all Linda Seccaspina’s books-You can also read Linda in The Townships Sun andScreamin’ Mamas (USA)