User Contributions: 120+ Years of Women Involved! WI Plaques, Halls, and Projects Across the Province
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1960-1969
  
  • WI Centennial Planter
        The Maple Grove W. I. in Waterloo District marked Canada's Centennial by having a planter built at the old one room Riverbank School at the corner of the Preston Breslau highway and Riverbank Dr. At the time it had been converted into the Regional Library. It has since been the ...
      The Maple Grove W. I. in Waterloo District marked Canada's Centennial by ...
  • Farnham Cemetery 1967 Gate
        Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build the gate in 1931 and again in 1967 to celebrate the Centennial. See other photos of plaques.
      Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build ...
  • Farnham Cemetery 1967 Gate - Plaque
        Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build the gate in 1931 and again in 1967 to celebrate the Centennial. See other photos of gates and 1931 plaque
      Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build ...
  • Kilmartin Cemetery Dedication- Yarmouth Glen WI
        Yarmouth Glen Women's Institute undertook a restoration project at Kilmartin Cemetery following a dedication ceremony on June 23, 1963. Please also see another submission on this topic for more information.
      Yarmouth Glen Women's Institute undertook a restoration project at Kilmartin Cemetery following ...
  • Kilmartin Cemetery, Municipality of Central Elgin
        In April 1960, committee of Yarmouth Glen WI met with Yarmouth Township Council regarding a cleanup of Kilmartin cemetery. This resulted in a $50 annual grant given to the branch for upkeep and maintenance of the cemetery. At this time, all markers were removed and the ground leveled. Further funds ...
      In April 1960, committee of Yarmouth Glen WI met with Yarmouth Township ...
  • West Haldimand District Centennial Pavilion
        In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a project to build a pavilion. This impressive pavilion is located in Haldimand Conservation Park, near Featherstone Point. During the time of the construction of the pavilion, Haldimand County was divided into two Women's Institute districts: East and West.
      In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a ...
  • West Haldimand District Centennial Pavilion
        In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a project to build a pavilion. This impressive pavilion is located in Haldimand Conservation Park, near Featherstone Point. During the time of the construction of the pavilion, Haldimand County was divided into two Women's Institute districts: East and West.
      In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a ...
  • West Haldimand District Centennial Pavilion
        1867 - 1967 Centennial Project by Haldimand County Park Board West Haldimand Women's Institute Oneida Township
      1867 - 1967 Centennial Project by Haldimand County Park Board West Haldimand ...
  • Arthur Meighen Ontario Historical Site Plaque
        Plaque reads: "Rt Hon. Arthur Meighan 1874-1960 Born on a farm near here, Meighen graduated from the University of Toronto in 1896 and in 1902 moved to Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, to practise law. In 1908 he was elected to the federal parliament as Conservative member for that riding. He ...
      Plaque reads: "Rt Hon. Arthur Meighan 1874-1960 Born on a farm near ...
  • Timothy Eaton Ontario Historical Plaque
        The plaque reads: "Timothy Eaton 1834-1907 Born at Clogher, County Antrim, in northern Ireland, Timothy Eaton emigrated to canada about 1854. In 1856 he and his brother James opened a general store of log construction about a quarter mile from this site in the hamlet of Kirkton. From 1860 to ...
      The plaque reads: "Timothy Eaton 1834-1907 Born at Clogher, County Antrim, in ...
  • Trout Mills Railroad Crossing Light
        Trout Mills Women's Institute, held first meeting on Nov.7, 1947 This picture is of the Crossing sign that was erected around 1964, after a petition was started by our W.I. member Rena Rowe after witnessing several near accidents. This is located in Trout Mills which is now part of North ...
      Trout Mills Women's Institute, held first meeting on Nov.7, 1947 This picture ...
  • Malcolm WI Cairn
        This picture is of the Malcolm Cairn located at the intersection of Concessions 10 and 11 at the 25th side road of Brant township (which is now a part of the municipality of Brockton). The hamlet of Malcolm grew up around a Presbyterian Church erected at the crossroad in 1859. ...
      This picture is of the Malcolm Cairn located at the intersection of ...
  • Hunter Cemetery Plaque
        In September 1969, the Boxall WI donated a plaque in the newly-named Hunter Cemetery. Mrs. Albert Hunter of Fingal was present at the opening ceremony, a relative of those who originally donated the land for the cemetery in 1861.
      In September 1969, the Boxall WI donated a plaque in the newly-named ...
  • Ontario Historic Site Plaque at Erland Lee (Museum) Home
        In 1967, the Lee family home (not yet a museum) was designated by the Ontario Archaeological and Historic Sites Board. Erland and Janet’s daughter and daughter-in-law, Marjorie Lee and Katherine Lee respectively, were present at the unveiling of the sign, which was placed in front of the home at the ...
      In 1967, the Lee family home (not yet a museum) was designated ...
  • 1961 Stone Cairn and Plaque at the Erland Lee (Museum) Home
        This plaque, mounted on a stone cairn, was placed at the roadside in front of the Erland Lee (Museum) Home in 1961, while it was still a private residence. It reads "In memory of Erland Lee and his wife, Janet, who pioneered the first Women's Institute - now world-wide - ...
      This plaque, mounted on a stone cairn, was placed at the roadside ...
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User Contributions: 120+ Years of Women Involved! WI Plaques, Halls, and Projects Across the Province