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Mystery Walkerville Families


This nearly 100-year-old photo was posted on my Windsor Ontario Then Facebook group by Dale MacRae-Barry, the great granddaughter of George Ernest Johnson, identified in the top row. Dale is hoping someone may recognize this photo and be able to provide her … Continue reading

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The Woman Who Lived in the Little Stone House: Ontario at Kildare


You probably wondered who lived in that adorable stone house on the corner of Kildare and Ontario in Olde Walkerville. Chances are she took your parents’ or grandparents’ portrait and you didn’t even know it. She was Pat Sturn, a … Continue reading

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A Merry Party: Walkerville Early 1900s


Well, you wouldn’t look very merry either if you had to sit perfectly still for two minutes waiting for a camera to do its thing. It’s certainly not easy to have a smile plastered on your face for that long. … Continue reading

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