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Subject:  Chautauquas -- Grimsby -- History  Decade:  1890  Sort by:  Relevance
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Two children in front of cottages on Auditorium Circle 
Images  c. 1895,   Two children stand in front of a row of cottages.The children are in dresses and hats and appear to be approximately four years of age. There are several other people on the front porch of the nearest cottage. Each cottage has different details in the woodworking and painting. Most of the cottages...
Grimsby Local News, Aug. 13, 1891 
TextsNewspapers  Livingston, James, Grimsby Local News, Aug. 13, 1891, "Grimsby Local News, Aug. 13, 1891," The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Aug. 13, 1891  Grimsby Local News --Notice--The country tresurer's office will be closed July 20th, until the 17th of August, 1891. Thomas Keyes, Treasurer of the County of Lincoln. --Geo. F. Little, express engineer on the Kentucky C. R. R., was visiting his father, Benj. Little, a few days last week. --A ...
Lake View Hotel postcard 
ImagesTexts  1890,   This is a sepia toned postcard printed by F.H. Leslie in Niagara Falls. The postcard is a photograph of the Lake View Hotel at Grimsby Beach. It shows the three floors of the hotel with balconies on each floor, trees surrounding the hotel and several ladders coming from the third floor down to the...
Street View Looking Towards the Lake 
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Approach from Pier, Grimsby Beach, Ont. 
ImagesTexts  c. 1890,   This postcard shows the wooden steps and pathway leading from the pier to the cottages at Grimsby Park. There are many trees and a row of cottages in the left side background. This image was taken from the area of Victoria Terrace. Note the bunting flags or penants seen hanging from the trunks of...
Park Road Gates to Grimsby Park 
Images  c. 1890,   This postcard shows the ticket booth of Grimsby Park. This booth was located at the south end of Grand Ave, close to the Grand Trunk Railroad station. The trees which lined Grand Avenue are clearly visible in the background.Two women and two men are standing in from of the ticket booth and a man...
Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  c. 1905,  
Willcox Cottage 
ImagesTextsHas Mystery?  c. 1890,   This photograph appears to be a copy of a photographic postcard. The original photograph was oval-shaped and probably on a backing paper. It is labeled Willcox Cottage, Grimsby Park. It shows a two story cottage with many features common to Grimsby Park cottages. It is a board and batten build...
1890 Grimsby Park Program 
TextsImages  Summer of 1890,   ...This is a twenty page leaflet or pamphlet, advertising the 1890 program for the Ontario Methodist Camp Ground Company. It is accomodation listings, lecture listings and advertisements for other companies such as Bluthner Pianos from Galt, Ontario. It has seventeen numbered pages....
Views of Grimsby Park: Spooney Bridge 
ImagesTexts  c. 1890,   This is a negative of a photograph of a photograph by J.H. Ford. It shows Spooney Bridge which was located lakeside on the west side of Grimsby Park. There are two men and a child on a tricycle standing on the grass while a woman and a child stand on the bridge. All are facing the photographer....
Old Maid's Hall 
ImagesTexts  c. 1890,   This sepia-toned photograph is on a stiff paper backing. It shows a group of approximately thirty people gathered for a photograph at Grimsby Park. Some of the leisure activities are included in this photograph such as the bicycle, guitar, and possibly a canoe oar. The reverse includes a listing...
Outside the Post Office 
ImagesHas Comment?  c1890,   This is a sepia-toned photograph in which two young men and a child are photographed on Phelps, now called Fair Avenue, in Grimsby Park. One man is sitting in a horse-drawn carriage. There is a sign in the window of the post office which is advertising Burdock Blood Bitters. The photograph...
9th Street View at Grimsby Park 
Images  c. 1890,   This photograph shows a street view of Grimsby Park. There are several groups of people posing for this photograph. Some of them appear to be spending their leisure time at this intersection. The background shows a row of cottages. In the centre of the photograph is a multi-sided bulletin board.
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  ...THE INDEPENDENT JAS. A. LIVINGSTON, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR GRIMSBY BEAMSVILLE AND SMITHVILLE THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 1890. GRIMSBY PARK We have always maintained that Grimsby Park was not advertised enough. It is not as universally known in Canada as Saratoga is in the United States, nor as well known...
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 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...
Single Illustration from Lithograph Sheets, Drawing of Grimsby Park, Ariel View 
ImagesHas Comment?Has Mystery?  c. 1890,   This is a single image from the lithograph sheets of illustrations used in Grimsby Park programs. This illustration was produced post-1886 because of the presence of the temple. The illustration depicts many of the activities and mainstays of a Grimsby Park summer day from the train station...
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.
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....
Grimsby Park Programme, 1897 
PublicationTexts  Summer 1897  This is the 1897 program for Grimsby Park. It is an interesting structure. It folds up compactly to 10.8 centimetres by 18.3 centimetres but is read by unfolding twice so that each page is twice the size of the cover. Local identifier is 2010-300-03
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