Queenston Collection


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Laura Secord School in Queenston - Class of Miss Hazel Corman, 1922 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1922,   Sepia tone photograph of school children, arranged in three rows, and standing outside of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. Principal Miss Hazel Corman is standing on the right side. A photograph is attached to brown cardboard frame. Reverse- handwritten names of some students: "Jean...
Charles Matthew Lowrey with his daughters 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Black and white photograph of Charles Matthew Lowrey with his three daughters (Luella, Edna and Marguerite), and two other unidentified women (Barbara, Lilian?). All ladies are wearing elegant dresses and fashionable hats. Undated, probably in the 1910's. Charles Matthew Lowrey [Lowery] was...
E.D. Lowrey's General Store in St. Davids 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Black and white, winter photograph of E.D. Lowery General Store in St. Davids, on Creek Road, at the south-east corner of main intersection. There are the hitching posts and utility poles (one with a sign advertising "Bell Telephone Co"). Two unidentified men are posing in front of the store. The...
Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, class photo, 1926-27 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Black and white photograph of unidentified school children, arranged in three rows: sitting, kneeling and standing with teacher on the left. The photo is attached to a brown cardboard with a stamp of Royal Studio and handwritten "1926-27"
Students of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, school year 1921-22 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1921,   Sepia tone photograph of a large group of school children, arranged in seven rows, with teaching personnel on left side. Picture taken at the front entrance of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. A photograph is attached to beige cardboard frame. Reverse: "1921-22"
Students of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, school year 1925-26 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1925,   Sepia tone photograph of a big group of school children with teaching personnel and senior students in back row. Picture taken at the front entrance of Laura Secord Memorial School. A little boy in a middle of front row is holding a sign "Laura Secord Memorial School, Queenston, Sept. 1925". A...
Market on Hexagon, 1901 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1901,   Black and white photo of farmer`s market with vendors bringing produce on horse-drawn vehicles. Inscription on front:"Market on Hexagon. 1901" Handwritten on back: "Market on the Hexagon - in the good old day when motorcars and aeroplanes were unheard of."
A group of women in period costumes at English style tea party 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Black and white photograph of women wearing Victorian style dresses and gathered around a table with teapots, cookies, biscuits etc. Unknown date. DOYLE, Grace (1915-2011) was a member of St. Davids-Queenston United Church There is stamp of "Bud Barnett, Niagara Falls, Ontario" together with some...
Queenston Day Celebration. October 13, 1986. 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1986,   Black and white group photograph with Lieutenant Governor of Ontario Lincoln Alexander in the middle. The group is posing in front of former Queenston Baptist Church. Lincoln MacCauley Alexander was Lieutenant Governor of Ontario from 1985 until 1991. Plaque (attached to building)reads: "By 1808...
Portrait of an unidentified man
 
ImagesHas Mystery?    A black and white portrait photograph of an unidentified man. This oval picture is inside of trifold, cardboard case with engraved name of "FAINGOLD Grand Rapids". Undated, probably early 1920s. Faingold Photo Studio, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1900 era
Sepia toned photograph of unidentified men 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Sepia-toned, old photograph of unidentified men with a dedication on the back : "Charles M. Lowrey Esq. yours truly, Charles Shirton" Charles M. Lowrey (1855 -1931) was well known and respected resident of Queenston. Charles Shirton (1842 - 1925)? Reverse: "Charles M. Lowrey Esq. yours truly,...
Laura Secord School in Queenston - Class photo of 1941 Junior Class 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1941,   Black and white photograph of a group of school children, arranged in four rows. Back row :(left to right): Hazel Corman (Principal), Mr. Bowles (Caretaker), Charles Roberson, Allen Recel[?], Jack Warner,___, ___, ___, Warner, Walter Fisher, Tom Storm Row 3 : Jean Sametz, ___, ___, Dorothy...
Pupils of old "stone" school in Queenston 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1900s,   Sepia colour old photograph of unidentified school children.The students are standing, sitting on chairs or grass, with their teacher/principal Charles R. Kilkenny, carrying a small child in his arms. There is a fragment of a large stone block building and small shed in the background. Not dated,...
Pupils of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, 1922. 
ImagesHas Mystery?  May 1922,   Old photograph of a big group of school children, both junior and senior, in the front of school entrance. Principal Miss Hazel Corman (wearing glasses) is standing on the right side. The building is made of stone blocks and bricks, with double massive columns on both sides of an entrance. Laura...
Laura Secord School in Queenston - Students of Grades 1 to 4, 1945. 
ImagesHas Mystery?  May 1945,   Black and white photograph of a group of junior students posing in front of stone block school building. Back row (left to right): Sandra Nicol(grade 3), Annabel King (2), Jean Sheppard(3), Marilyn Prentice(3), Judy Fisher(3), Mary McCloskey(3), Nancy King(4), Nancy Bright(4), John Storm(4),...
Jane Wallace with her husband 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Sepia-toned oval photograph of Jane Wallace and her husband, attached to cardboard frame. Picture is not dated. "Jane Wallace & husband"
Group of children in back of Willowbank 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1929,   Black and white photograph of children (Ruth and Betty Huggins, Joan Bright among them) sitting in hand cart. There is an old brick house in the background. Reverse: handwritten names of "Ruth and Betty Huggins, Joan Bright"
Lincoln Alexander in former Queenston Baptist Church. 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1986,   Black and white photograph taken inside Queenston Library and Community Centre (former Queenston Baptist Church). Lieutenant Governor of Ontario Lincoln Alexander (the first from right) in a middle of a group of people . Lincoln MacCauley Alexander was Lieutenant Governor of Ontario from 1985...
Hazel Corman in a rowboat with an unidentified woman 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1920s,   Black and white photograph of Hazel Corman with an unidentified woman in a rowboat on the Niagara River. The same women is standing on the pier (Queenston dock?) and smiling to the camera. Probably taken in the early 1920s - Miss Hazel Corman became principal of Laura Secord Memorial School in...
Unidentified Past D.D.G.M. Niagara "B" in full masonic regalia 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1945,   Poor quality copy of sepia tone photograph of unidentified man in full masonic regalia. Inscription on back: "Fraternally Jess. T. Ruby D.D.G.M. Niagara "B" 45-6" D.D.G.M. Niagara "B" means District Deputy Grand Master of Niagara "B" District reverse: "Fraternally Jess. T. Ruby D.D.G.M. Niagara...
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Queenston Collection


Queenston Collection includes an extensive historical material from the area collected by Jean Huggins.