Braeside WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 4 - History of Village
Publication:
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), [ca. 1946]-[ca. 1954]
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Creator:
Braeside Women's Institute, Creator
Media Type:
Text
Image
Genealogical Resource
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Scrapbooks
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Volume 4 of 4, History of Braeside

Braeside (named for Scottish word for hill – “brae”) is situated on the Ottawa River, up-river (west) from Arnprior, Ontario. All 4 volumes provide information on Braeside and the Braeside WI from the 1860’s - 1980’s. The Volume entitled “History of the Village” has a Table of Contents [page 3], although the numbering is slightly off.

Table of Contents, p. 3

Title and Motto, p. 1
Map of the Village of Braeside, p. 2
Date of Organization and picture of Club Rooms, p. 3
Picture of the Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir, p. 4
Lady Tweedsmuir's Foreward, p. 5
Historical Research Projects, p. 6
Picture of Mrs. Hoodless, p. 7
Tribute to Mrs. Hoodless, p. 8
Presidents of Institute, p. 9
History of the Village, p. 10
Pictures of Klondyke Mill, p. 17
Pictures of Old Mill, p. 18
Picture of New Mill, p. 20
Views of Lumber Yards and Piling Grounds, p. 21
Office of Gillies Bros. Limited, p. 22
Braeside men on Active Service, World War I, p. 23
Braeside men on Active Service, World War II, p. 24
Picture of First Reeve, p. 26
History of Churches, p. 27
History of Schools, p. 32
History of Stores, p. 34
Pictures of Braeside Inn, p. 42
Pictures of Canadian Pacific Railway Station, p. 44
Views of Village Streets, p. 45
Pictures of Historic Buildings, p. 46
Story of Loyal Orange Lodge No. 169, p. 47
Picture of a Baseball Team 50 years ago, p. 48
Picture of a Grandmothers' Garden Party 1932, p. 49
Historical papers given at Institute Meetings, p. 52
Report of Historical Conveners, p. 60
Picture of WI Picnic, August 1948, p. 68
Extra Papers, Clippings, etc., p. 69
Notes:
This Volume was prepared by:
Miss M.B. Armstrong, Convener of Historical Research, 1946-47
Miss M.C. Russell, Convenor, 1947-48
Assisted by Mrs J.S. Gillies
Photographs of present day by Mrs. Mitchell and Mrs Eric Burton
Publisher:
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Dates:
[ca. 1946]-[ca. 1954]
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.46681 Longitude: -76.39939
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by-nc-nd [more details]
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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 Holder:
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Location of Original:
Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives
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Braeside WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Volume 4 - History of Village


Volume 4 of 4, History of Braeside

Braeside (named for Scottish word for hill – “brae”) is situated on the Ottawa River, up-river (west) from Arnprior, Ontario. All 4 volumes provide information on Braeside and the Braeside WI from the 1860’s - 1980’s. The Volume entitled “History of the Village” has a Table of Contents [page 3], although the numbering is slightly off.

Table of Contents, p. 3

Title and Motto, p. 1
Map of the Village of Braeside, p. 2
Date of Organization and picture of Club Rooms, p. 3
Picture of the Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir, p. 4
Lady Tweedsmuir's Foreward, p. 5
Historical Research Projects, p. 6
Picture of Mrs. Hoodless, p. 7
Tribute to Mrs. Hoodless, p. 8
Presidents of Institute, p. 9
History of the Village, p. 10
Pictures of Klondyke Mill, p. 17
Pictures of Old Mill, p. 18
Picture of New Mill, p. 20
Views of Lumber Yards and Piling Grounds, p. 21
Office of Gillies Bros. Limited, p. 22
Braeside men on Active Service, World War I, p. 23
Braeside men on Active Service, World War II, p. 24
Picture of First Reeve, p. 26
History of Churches, p. 27
History of Schools, p. 32
History of Stores, p. 34
Pictures of Braeside Inn, p. 42
Pictures of Canadian Pacific Railway Station, p. 44
Views of Village Streets, p. 45
Pictures of Historic Buildings, p. 46
Story of Loyal Orange Lodge No. 169, p. 47
Picture of a Baseball Team 50 years ago, p. 48
Picture of a Grandmothers' Garden Party 1932, p. 49
Historical papers given at Institute Meetings, p. 52
Report of Historical Conveners, p. 60
Picture of WI Picnic, August 1948, p. 68
Extra Papers, Clippings, etc., p. 69