Monthly Archives: May 2013

advertisements 1916 and 1919 The New Era – Victoria Harbour newspaper

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Community newspapers give a fascinating look into the daily life of the people who once lived in our communities. Ads for trucks, tobacco, lye, wax to seal mason jars, seeds, clothing, and pain relievers.  Ads from companies seeking furs and … Continue reading

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Portarama May 16 to 19


Portarama Volunteer organized family festival over the Victoria Day Weekend Saturday night fireworks in Victoria Harbour family activities in Talbot Park Artisans of Tay show at the Tay Community Skating Rink in Port McNicoll children’s activities dog show day-long barbecue

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A Nurse Returns Home after Serving in the First World War


NURSE CAMPBELL RETURNS HOME AFTER SERVICE IN FRANCE – APRIL 3 1919 VICTORIA HARBOUR NEWSPAPER THE NEW ERA From the April 3, 1919 issue of The New Era, newspaper published in Victoria Harbour, Ontario Recently donated to the Huronia Museum. … Continue reading

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Peopling of the Americas


Huronia Chapter of the Ontario Archaeological Society Bill Fox, Parks Canada Ontario Old Controversies and New Theories: The Peopling of the Americas – Insights and New Developments As you may recall from school, for a long time educators taught the … Continue reading

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April 1919 issue of The New Era


Victoria Harbour, Ontario, newspaper

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