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Subject:  Grimsby Beach -- History  Item type(s):  Illustrations   Sort by:  Relevance
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Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  c. 1912,   This coloured postcard shows crowds of people relaxing and socializing. The surrounding area depicts the wooded, natural scene that the Grimsby Park company prized. There are three cottages visible in the background. The postmark is from the Grimsby East post office, which was the post office on...
Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  c. 1905,  
Athletic Grounds at Grimsby Park 
ImagesTexts  c. 1910,   This colour illustrated postcard shows the athletic fields at Grimsby Park. In the background is a line of cedar trees. Many people are on the athletic fields, lining the dirt track which surrounds the fields. In the top right hand corner is the royal coat of arms with the beaver at the top and...
Bell Park at Grimsby Beach, Ontario 
ImagesTexts  c. 1940,   This white-bordered colour postcard shows Bell Park circa 1940s. The bell stands in the center of the park on a concrete base. Bell Park, Grimsby Beach, Ontario, Canada On bell: THIS BELL IS FOR CHURCH AND FIRE ONLY.
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...
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...
Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  c. 1917,   This coloured postcard shows a moment of leisure at Grimsby Park. There are several small groups of people gathering in the natural setting that was a treasured part of Grimsby Park. Sections of a few cottages are also visible to the right side of the postcard. In the top left hand corner is the...
Waiting for the Passengers, Grimsby Beach, the Pride of Canada 
ImagesTexts  May 24, 1918,   This postcard was used for correspondence with a Grimsby East postmark dated May 24, 1918. The front is a coloured illustration of people looking out from Victoria Terrace to the lake and pier. A steamship, the ticket booth at the pier and the roofs of a couple boat houses are visible. Front:...
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...
You Don't Know What You're Missing 
ImagesTexts  Nov 9, 1914,   This is an illustrated postcard which is postally used. It has a Smithville, Ont. postmark dated No 9, 1914. It shows an illustration of a young newspaper seller shouting out "Extra!!". His right hand is holding up a copy of the newspaper with the headline visible. Front: Daily Morning Bomb Extra...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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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