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Clippings of the Old Town Hall, boys camping at Big Bay Point, and Jim Edmanson, Barrie, Ontario Open in full size

Clippings of the Old Town Hall, boys camping at Big Bay Point, and Jim Edmanson, Barrie, Ontario

Picture, 1959, English

Clippings of the Old Town Hall, boys camping at Big Bay Point, and Jim Edmanson, Barrie, Ontario

Picture, 1959, English

Caption:

First town hall was built in 1880 and was one of the focal points of the Lake Simcoe settlement. Only 14 years ago the population was 9,000 but today is 21,000. Industry kept pace and now tire, cosmetic and many other firms are located here.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Medium

Black and white photograph

Extent

25.3 cm X 20.3 cm

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-1-GO-461b-barrie048