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Edward Bowslaugh and Family at their cottage, Cedar Dell 
ImagesTextsHas Mystery?  c. 1890,   This is the summer cottage of the Edward Bowslaugh Family. The cottage was named Cedar Dell. There are eight people on the porch and seventeen people sitting on the front steps and lawn of the cottage. There are two flags acting as curtains on the porch. Reverse: Circa 1890 Summer group at Cedar...
Grimsby Park : We have always maintained... 
NewspapersTexts  Livingston, James A., Grimsby Park : We have always maintained..., "Grimsby Park : We have always maintained...," The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Thursday April 24, 1890 
In Front of the Lake View House 
ImagesTexts  Summer 1885,   Group photograph of more than one hundred men, women, and children in front of the white porch of the Lake View House. The second story porch of the Lake View House is visible. The gentleman with white facial hair in the centre of the group of people is probably Noah Phelps. Reverse: "Grimsby...
The Park House Hotel and the Temple 
Images  c. 1890,   This black and white photograph, taken on the northwest corner of the Park House Hotel, shows approximately thirty people standing on the street and porch of the hotel. In the background, the temple is the dominant feature. Its sloped dome roof extends to thirty metres high and a cupola crowns it,...
Grimsby Beach Railroad Station 
Images  c. 1920,   This black and white photograph is of Grimsby Beach Railway Station. The camera is facing west and Grimsby Park is behind the station. There are two sets of tracks in front of the station. In the background of the photograph, the loading platform for produce and other goods stretches out for many...
Standing Outside the Temple with Bicycles 
Images  c. 1895,   This black and white photograph shows a close up view of the Temple. A man and a woman are standing in front of it holding their bicycles. Because the Temple was an open structure, cottages are visible on the other side of it. On the right-hand side of the photograph, the raised stage of the...
Spoony Bridge 
ImagesTexts  c. 1880,   This black and white photograph is of a wooden footbridge that spanned a stream. A two tier railing is on both sides of the bridge. There are three girls standing on the bridge and a woman sitting on the top rail. One of the girls is holding up a doll or puppet. There are trees lining both sides...
Coming Ashore at Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts    This postcard is a photograph taken from Victoria Terrace. It shows a group of people waiting for the steamship passengers to disembark. The pier, steamship, and a boat are in the photograph.
Grimsby Park Season Ticket, 1893 
TextsImages  Summer 1893,   This is a paper ticket, measuring 14.5 cm by 8.5 cm. It states that it is a complimentary season ticket, number 203 for the 1893 season at Grimsby Park. There is a print to the right side of the ticket of the Grimsby Park Pier. A W. Painter & Wife are to be admitted to the grounds. It is signed...
Grimsby Park market 
Images  c. 1885,   This market fed many of the summer resort's cottagers. There is a central walkway with fourteen people and one baby in a carriage. Several of the women are holding baskets and one is holding a plucked chicken. On the ground and lining the left side of the walkway are four flat-bottomed...
Crowd inside the Temple 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1890,   This is a black and white photograph taken from the stage of the temple. In the foreground, a band in uniform sit with their instruments on their laps. A tuba, trumpet, french horn and clarinet are visible. The majority of the picture is taken up with the crowd of people sitting in the pews of the...
The Pier, Grimsby Beach, Ontario. 
ImagesTextsHas Comment?  c. 1940s,   This is a white-bordered colored postcard with a divided back and is postally unused. It shows an illustration of the dilapidated Grimsby Beach pier as it appeared mid-19th century. There is a wooden lifeguard stand on the beach and a wooden building on the left-hand side of the postcard. The...
Picnic Group on steps of Victoria Terrace 
ImagesHas Comment?Has Mystery?    This black and white image shows approximately two hundred Grimsby Park visitors posing on the steps of Victoria Terrace. There are three cottages in the background. Note the two women with canoe paddles in the front row. Canoeing was a common diversion at Grimsby Park.
Driveway in Grimsby Park, Ont 
ImagesTexts  August 23, 1908  This is a coloured postcard with a divided back. It was used with a Grimsby Park, Ont. postmark dated Aug 24, 1908. The postcard illustration shows a road with three people standing in the background. On the left-hand side are several cottages and a possible storefront. There is a bicycle leaning...
Waiting for the Races, Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  1915  This coloured postcard shows an illustration of Grimsby Beach. The beach and the pier are crowded with people. According to the title written on the postcard, they seem to be waiting for the canoe or swimming races to begin. Both canoes and swimmers are present in the water near the pier. Bunting...
Bridge and Lake, Grimsby Park, Ont. 
ImagesTexts  c. 1905  This item is a postcard featuring the coloured illustration of Spoony Bridge at Grimsby Park. This illustration shows the natural aspects of Grimsby Park with all of its towering trees and shoreline. A man is standing on the right side of the bridge, looking down towards the lake. There are...
Park House, Views of Grimsby Park 
ImagesTexts  circa 1886  This sepia-toned photograph shows a large group of men, women, and children posing on the steps of the Park House Hotel. In the top right-hand section of the photograph, there is a person posing on the balcony of the hotel. The hotel had several steps, at least seven, leading up to the front porch...
Park House and Temple 
Images    This is a street view showing the placement of the Temple, Park House Hotel, and the Check Room in the centre of activity at Grimsby Park.
Illustrations used in Grimsby Park Programmes 
Images    This is a page showing multiple illustrations of Grimsby Park, the Chautauqua of Canada. Many of these illustrations can be found in Grimsby Park Programmes. Among the illustrations are depictions of the Lake View Hotel, the boat houses, the pier, the beach, steamboats, and the temple and the...
Illustrations used in Grimsby Park Programmes 
ImagesTextsHas Comment?Has Mystery?    This is a page showing multiple illustrations of Grimsby Park. These illustrations can be found in Grimsby Park Programmes. Included on this sheet is the illustration of the temple, with the Lake View Hotel and Spoony Bridge insets, which is found on the last page of many Grimsby Park Programmes....
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