Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Waterloo County pioneer artifacts display
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white interior photograph of a four-tiered display containing a number of historical artifacts dating from Waterloo County's pioneer era.

The collection consists of books (including a vulgate bible), household items, hardware, and ceramics. A quilt, violin, and clock are also visible.

Many of the items bear labels indicating their place of origin, i.e. England, Germany, Ireland, Pennsylvania, Scotland.

Above the shelves is a sign reading: "From it's [sic] earliest days, life in Waterloo County has been coloured and strengthened by the cultures of the lands from which its settlers came ..."
Notes
The photo may have been taken in the Doon Pioneer Village museum.

This photograph is in excellent condition.
Date of Original
[between 1955 and 1965]
Dimensions
Width: 21.5 cm
Height: 16.6 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 20.3cm
Image Height: 15.4cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
P000586
Collection
Waterloo Historical Society
Language of Item
English
Copyright Statement
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Date
1960
Location of Original
PB11
Terms of Use
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Contact
Kitchener Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

85 Queen North

Kitchener, ON N2H 2H1

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Waterloo County pioneer artifacts display


Black and white interior photograph of a four-tiered display containing a number of historical artifacts dating from Waterloo County's pioneer era.

The collection consists of books (including a vulgate bible), household items, hardware, and ceramics. A quilt, violin, and clock are also visible.

Many of the items bear labels indicating their place of origin, i.e. England, Germany, Ireland, Pennsylvania, Scotland.

Above the shelves is a sign reading: "From it's [sic] earliest days, life in Waterloo County has been coloured and strengthened by the cultures of the lands from which its settlers came ..."