What do you know about the Bayview, the once thriving but now-derelict hotel on Main Street W? (Photo courtesy of the Muskoka Heritage Place Collection)
Browsing: Wayback Wednesday
Continuing the Lookout theme from last week, here’s a view from below. What do you notice or recognize in this photo?
Check out the view from Lions Lookout in this photo—can you guess the decade when it was taken?
Do you know the history of this famous band from Huntsville’s history?
In this week’s photo, the steamer Algonquin. Do you know where she is docked here? Can you guess the date? (Photo courtesy of the Toronto Public Library)
In this 1911 photo, H.E. Rice (standing beside the sign) pushed J.E. Mosley (seated) in a decorated wheelbarrow from the swing bridge to the post office and back to Mosley’s hardware store to pay off an election wager the two had made. Can you guess what the wager was about? (Hint: Similar topics have been in provincial and national news lately.)