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Year:  1957  Geographic Location:  Richmond Hill   Sort by:  Relevance
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Richmond Hill Tweedsmuir History Scrapbook 
Text  "Richmond Hill Tweedsmuir History Scrapbook," Collections Tweedsmuir Community History (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario), 1957  Tweedsmuir History Scrapbook captures and preserves a history of local community. It contains information on a variety of topics including local Women's Institute Branch, early settlers in the area, agricultural practices, local schools and churches, and prominent personalities. Lady Tweedsmuir...
Tweedsmuir History 
GroupsCollection  1957  Tweedsmuir Histories were perhaps the first "organized", although amateur approach to recording local history. The idea was articulated by Susan Buchan, Baroness Tweedsmuir, who was the wife of John Buchan, Baron Tweedsmuir, and Governor General of Canada in 1935-1940.
Trustees of Methodist United Church 
Image  1957  Members of several well-known families in Richmond Hill: 1. W. Atkinson; 2. William Harrison; 3. W. Glass; 4. W. Trench; 5. Hy. Sanderson; 6. J. Duncan; 7. R. Metcalf; 8. Warren; 9. E. Sheppard.
The Liberal, 3 Jan 1957 
Newspapers    ... guests. Guests from Toronto included Mr. and Mrs. John Scott. Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Grant‘ Mr. and Mrs. Bob Nathers. Mrs. Ruby Murphy and Mr. Jimmie James. The Afternoon Branch of the Women's Auxiliary of St. Mary’s Anglican Church. Richmond Hill, will hold their first regular meet- ing of 1957...
The Liberal, 10 Jan 1957 
Newspapers    ... District High School Board for 1957 will be meeting this week with members of Markham Township Council to disâ€" cuss general policy with re- gards to high schools. The representatives are Stewart Rumble, Harvey Collard and a new appointee Wesley Mid- dleton. Markham Township has followed a policy...
The Liberal, 17 Jan 1957 
Newspapers    ...28 ’tfc27 /The 1957 Vaughan Township Council plans to take more acâ€" tive steps than past councils in an attempt to curb violations of Township bylaws. Last Monday morning, Council agreed that deâ€" finite action- should be taken against at least a dozen infringe- ments of bylaws...
The Liberal, 24 Jan 1957 
Newspapers    ... Board and takes up val- Other members of the board are George Lake of Thornhill. DeputpReeve Robert Kirk of Carrville and Reeve John Perry of Maple. who serves in an ex-of’ficio capacity. Darrell Goulding of Elgin Kills will head the Vaughan Township Planning Board for 1957. Vice-chairman is Dougal...
The Liberal, 31 Jan 1957 
Newspapers    ... has to move from one group to another so the pupils must do more work by themselves. which is good," continued the Inspec~ tor. "In Essentials, Unity,- In Non-essentials, Liberty; lira/J Things, Charity." RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY JANUARY 31,1957, In keeping with the other...
The Liberal, 7 Feb 1957 
Newspapers    ...- ists. c5w29 FEBRUARY 20 SUTTON By the end of summer it is predicted, residents of Sut- ton should be able to turn a tap in their houses and get water. RICHMOND HILL ACCIDENT RECORD 1957 FATALITIES ..... . . . . 1 INJURIES ACCIDENTS May Sell Water Debentures In New York Markham Township's Fin...
The Liberal, 14 Feb 1957 
Newspapers    ... executive and committees. plans for 1957 program. clw33 FEBRUARY 21 â€"- Thursday 8.15 pm. The regular monthly meet- lng of the Thornhill and District Association for Retarded Child- ren at the Thornhaven School. Guest speaker, Dr. R. McCaw, Area Psychologist. The film “Thornhaven Schoolâ...
The Liberal, 21 Feb 1957 
Newspapers    ...¬nancial campaign. Each Scout and Cub is asked to bring his own fee to the next meeting. These fees will help ,provide finances for the group for 1957. ciu'34 ..._v... -.v._,.~ wish in announcier a rummagé sale at Willowdale\Community Hall on March 1. Friday at 1.30 .. A van cau- lve euchre. Henderson...
The Liberal, 28 Feb 1957 
Newspapers    ...¬nger printing and the classifying of finger prints under the direction of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. CCIDENTS 14 RICHMOND HILL ACCIDENT RECORD L'ommg Events FATALITIES 3 1957 INJURIES 21 clw35 “It is sudden to me, these plans for widening, John St.," com- mented Willard Simpson...
The Liberal, 7 Mar 1957 
Newspapers    ...€˜RCH 7,1957 The extent of Mr. Steele's re- port indicated that he had ex- plored all possible avenues in the matter, but he was not able to recommend any direct action which the Board might take. There was no evidence of fraud, he stated, on the part of Town and Country Construction and there would...
The Liberal, 14 Mar 1957 
Newspapers    ... Sets Policy For 1957 Roads Programme Richmond Hill Taxpayers can expect a reassessment in the ,town this year. At a meeting last Monday evening, Reeve W. J. Téylor suggested that council make plans’to meet with repre- sentatives of several assessing firms in the near future to dis- â...
The Liberal, 21 Mar 1957 
Newspapers    ... in community activ- ities and particularly .local sportso Appoint Mack Clement Deputy-Clerk Queen Of The Prom "In Eiflnfl'dlil UNIV; In Nan-essentials, LiBerty; In all "rings, Charity. RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY, MARCH 21.1957, In a review of proceedings to date, Reeve Clark, stated...
The Liberal, 28 Mar 1957 
Newspapers    ... of about 2,100 homes in Vaughan Township just southwest of Thornhill drew the ire of members of Markham Town- ship Council Monday night. ACCIDENT RECORD RICHMOND HILL VOLUME LXXVIII, NUMBER 39 Vaughan Development Mayor Neal Breaks Tie Want More Information FATALITIES 3 1957 @Mg Eimm The inclusion...
The Liberal, 4 Apr 1957 
Newspapers    ...-essentials, Liberty: RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY‘ APRIL 4 1957 "A great deal of the taxpayers money has been wasted on this case to date and I certainly wouldn't be a party to wasting any more", remarked Mrs. James. A question by Councillor H. Cos- burn as to what the litigation has cost...
The Liberal, 11 Apr 1957 
Newspapers    ...-essential» LiberfY: In all Things, Charity. RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY, APRIL 11,1957, Richmond Hill Council declined to approve the extension of Al- lencourt subdivision last Mon- day night. For some time, the Allencourt interests have been attempting to secure council sanction to make further devel...
The Liberal, 18 Apr 1957 
Newspapers    ...€" Thursday. Atten- tion East Vaughan Ratepayers' Assoc, Special meeting at 8.30 pm. Community Hall. Spruce Ave., Richva e. Agenda: Reports from delegat on to Council. El- ection'bf officers for 1957. Please attend. l"2w42 APRIL 26 â€"â€"- Friday â€"â€" Victoria Square...
The Liberal, 25 Apr 1957 
Newspapers    ...~RIL 25:“ Thursday at 8 pm APRIL 25 â€" Thursday. Atten- tion East Vaughan Ratepayers’ Assoc, Special meeting at 8.30 pm. Community Hall. Spruce Ave.. Richvale. Agenda: Reports from delegation to Council. El- ection of officers for 1957. Please attend. *2w42 APRIL 25 â€"- Thursday. Meeting...
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