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Subject:  Grimsby Beach -- History  Decade:  1900  Sort by:  Relevance
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Mr. Wilkinson Honored 
TextsNewspapers  "Mr. Wilkinson Honored," The Independent (Grimsby, Ontario: Livingston, James A.), Aug 1901  Mr. Wilkinson Honored One of the most delightful functions that has ever taken place at Grimsby Park, was held at the Lake View Hotel on Friday evening last, when over one hundred residents of the Park and vicinity gathered in the spacious dining hall, to do honour to the ...
Grimsby Park from Lake Front 
ImagesTexts  1907,   This colored postcard shows the view of Victoria Terrace from the shoreline. The cottages look beautiful and ornate beneath the trees. The steps leading up from the shore and the roof of a boat house are also visible. This would have been one of the first sites a camp-goer would see, if they...
Grimsby Park, restaurant 
ImagesTexts  Oct. 1908,   This colour illustrated postcard of Grimsby Beach seems to show a restaurant. There is a wooden counter with stools on the porch-side of the counter. The restaurant is at an intersection, probably Grand Avenue and Phelps Avenue (now Lake Street). In the upper-right hand side of the postcard, the...
Lake View Hotel, home amongst the trees. 
ImagesTexts  c. 1905,   This sepia-toned postcard shows the Lake View Hotel, probably from the front. Directly behind the photographer would be the drop to the shore. It shows the three floors of the hotel, the front porch, and the many trees which surrounded the hotel. There are also a few stumps from removed trees....
The Kid's Paradise, Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  1920,   This colour postcard shows children playing on the beach at Grimsby Beach. Many of them are standing or sitting on the small planks which served as piers for the canoes. Others are in the water, in their dark coloured swimsuits, as required. Two boathouses are visible in the background. Front: The...
Park House, Grimsby Beach, Ont. 
ImagesTexts  1920,   This sepia-toned, bordered postcard shows the front of the Park House Hotel. There are several people sitting on the porch and two people walking up the path. The postmark is from Grimsby East post office. Reverse (left): Grimsby Beach Ont. Canada Dear George: This is certainly a fine day and the...
Grimsby Park. Canada's Greatest Summer Resort 
TextsNewspapers  "Grimsby Park. Canada's Greatest Summer Resort," The Globe, March 31st, 1900  ...MARCH 31, 1900. Grimsby Park. Canada's Greatest Summer Resort. Canada's Greatest Summer Resort. If one describing in picture and story the natural attraction of Grimsby Park could truthfully tell of its inac- cessibility, could depict a long and diffi- cult journey over lake...
Grand Trunk Railway Double Track through the Garden of Canada 
ImagesTexts  Oct 7, 1908,   This is a colored illustrated postcard with an undivided back and was postally used. The front shows the engine of a steam train with several cars, double tracks, telegraph poles, an orchard, and buildings in the background. The season portrayed is summer. On the back is a Grimsby postmark dated...
Big Crowd at Beach on Civil Holiday 
TextsNewspapersHas Comment?Has Mystery?  c1900,   BIG CROWDS AT BEACH ON CIVIC HOLIDAY Over Six Thousand Amusement Seekers Visited This Beautiful Spot. Macassa Carried Over Three Thousand. Hardy, Gave Performance On Tight Wire. Vaudeville Show in Auditorium a Real Classy One. While Civic Holiday passed off quietly in Grimsby, it was by no ...
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...
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...
Driveway to Grimsby Park, Ont., postcard 
ImagesTexts  July 1908  This is an illustrative postcard of Grand Avenue in Grimsby Beach, looking south towards the Grand Avenue gates. The Check Room sign is clearly visible on the right side of the postcard, along with cottages and trees lining both sides of the avenue. Reverse: Hello Honey, Received your letter very...
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