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  • Retired Railway Man, Joseph Graham Dies
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 16 Nov 1973     resident of area since 1898 ; former CNR employee with 41 years of service ; aged 97 ; active in Odd Fellows, Fort William Horticultural Society, Wesley Unived Church, IOOF ; came to northwestern Ontario at age 21 ; born at Shanty Bay, Ont., 1876 ; photo
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 16 Nov 1973   resident of area since 1898 ; former CNR employee with 41 years of service ; aged 97 ; active in Odd Fellows, Fort William Horticultural Society, Wesley Unived Church, IOOF ...
  • L. W. (Slim) Irving Retires From CPR
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 14 Sep 1972     association of 50 years with Canadian Pacific Railway ; joined railway in 1922 as call boy in Manitoba ; car checker, railway agent ; investigation department in 1929 ; worked in many centres ; transfer to Fort William in 1937 ; party, Royal Edward Hotel ; photo
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 14 Sep 1972   association of 50 years with Canadian Pacific Railway ; joined railway in 1922 as call boy in Manitoba ; car checker, railway agent ; investigation department in 1929 ; worked ...
  • Former City Residents Feted On Anniversary
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 18 May 1977     Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Henderson ; 60th anniversary ; former Gertrude Conroy ; both natives of Ottawa ; married in Fort William in 1917 ; resided here until 1976 ; employed by CNR as swing bridge operator
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 18 May 1977   Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Henderson ; 60th anniversary ; former Gertrude Conroy ; both natives of Ottawa ; married in Fort William in 1917 ; resided here until 1976 ...
  • Golden Anniversary
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 13 Jun 1975     Mr. and Mrs. Heikki Hautala ; married in 1925 in Finland ; moved to Dinorwic, Ont. in 1927 ; lived there 41 years ; worked for CPR and ran farm ; retirement in Thunder Bay ; Mr. Hautala carved birch furniture, ornaments ; received scroll from city
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 13 Jun 1975   Mr. and Mrs. Heikki Hautala ; married in 1925 in Finland ; moved to Dinorwic, Ont. in 1927 ; lived there 41 years ; worked for CPR and ran farm ...
  • Named After Pioneer
    Newspaper  Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Jul 1918     Richard Smith ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Locomotive named after Smith ; Smith is well known in Lakehead
    Newspaper  Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Jul 1918   Richard Smith ; Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Locomotive named after Smith ; Smith is well known in Lakehead
  • Cyril Graver
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 30 Sep 1975     CPR engineer ended railroad career by bringing train in on time ; employed for almost 50 years ; joined CPR in 1927 in Ignace as "wiper", general maintenance man ; worked as railway fireman in BC, then Kenora in 1941 ; transferred to Lakehead in 1942 became an engineer three ...
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 30 Sep 1975   CPR engineer ended railroad career by bringing train in on time ; employed for almost 50 years ; joined CPR in 1927 in Ignace as "wiper", general maintenance man ; ...
  • Took Five Days To Get To Dock
    Newspaper  Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1952     William Grant ; retired C.P.R. railway worker ; came to city via the lakes aboard the Athabasca ; reached Welcome Islands in 1890 ; took five days to travel 13 miles to city due to ice floes ; took first employment with James Murphy Coal as a lad
    Newspaper  Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Jul 1952   William Grant ; retired C.P.R. railway worker ; came to city via the lakes aboard the Athabasca ; reached Welcome Islands in 1890 ; took five days to travel 13 ...
  • Gharlie Grant Is Honored
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 20 Oct 1973     Charlie Grant ; long-time employee of CP Rail ; retirement reception held ; began career in Winnipeg in 1937 ; retired as the passenger agent at Fort William station ; presented a painting and plaques ; T.I. Douglas, assistant general yard master ; J. L. Farrer, deputy superintendent of CPR ...
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 20 Oct 1973   Charlie Grant ; long-time employee of CP Rail ; retirement reception held ; began career in Winnipeg in 1937 ; retired as the passenger agent at Fort William station ; ...
  • C.P.R. Has Names Locomotive After W. Blennerhassett
    Newspaper  Fort William Daily Times Journal, 15 May 1918     Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Naming locomotives after veteran engineers ; William Blennerhassett of Fort William has locomotive named after him ; Biography of Blennerhassett
    Newspaper  Fort William Daily Times Journal, 15 May 1918   Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) ; Naming locomotives after veteran engineers ; William Blennerhassett of Fort William has locomotive named after him ; Biography of Blennerhassett
  • Walter Frederick Hogarth
    Newspaper  Ontario History     born in Brantford, Ontario in 1864 ; at 17 went to Winnipeg, entered services of Canadian Pacific Railway Company ; 1887 removing to Fort William with railway until 1899 ; in 1891 opened grocery store ; partner in grocery and hardware Piper & Hogarth ; member of Mount Mackay & ...
    Newspaper  Ontario History   born in Brantford, Ontario in 1864 ; at 17 went to Winnipeg, entered services of Canadian Pacific Railway Company ; 1887 removing to Fort William with railway until 1899 ; ...
  • Having the talk can help you live and die well
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 23 Nov 2017, p. 3     Series: The changing face of death, part 2
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 23 Nov 2017, p. 3   Series: The changing face of death, part 2
  • Let's talk about death
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 16 Nov 2017, p. 9     Editorial
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 16 Nov 2017, p. 9   Editorial
  • Is death a dying taboo?  Canadians join the 'death positivity movement' to pull back the curtains on dying
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 16 Nov 2017, p. 5     Series: The changing face of death, part one.
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 16 Nov 2017, p. 5   Series: The changing face of death, part one.
  • Father of Brampton mayor dies
    NewspaperText  Brampton Guardian, 18 Jan 2018, p. 11, column 1     ...
    NewspaperText  Brampton Guardian, 18 Jan 2018, p. 11, column 1   ...
  • Woman found dead in home not a homicide: Police
    NewspaperText  Clay, Chris, Brampton Guardian, 6 Apr 2017, p. 22, column 2     ...
    NewspaperText  Clay, Chris, Brampton Guardian, 6 Apr 2017, p. 22, column 2   ...
  • NIPISSING CENTRAL RAILWAY - Discourteous conductors in Cobalt
    NewspaperText  Porcupine Advance, 18 Jul 1917, p. 5     ...
    NewspaperText  Porcupine Advance, 18 Jul 1917, p. 5   ...
  • Railroad Man Recalls 40 Years Spent Travelling On Steel Rails
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 20 Nov 1987     Don Fox ; climbed down from diesel locomotive no. 5264 ; journey began in 1948 ; took job in CN's shop in Port Arthur as hostler's helper, cleaning, loading locomotives ; born in Leamington, Ont. ; moved to Lakehead in 1947 ; soon working as stoker on trains between Thunder ...
    Newspaper  Chronicle-Journal, 20 Nov 1987   Don Fox ; climbed down from diesel locomotive no. 5264 ; journey began in 1948 ; took job in CN's shop in Port Arthur as hostler's helper, cleaning, loading locomotives ...
  • Retired deputy fire chief still grieves son's death
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 5 Apr 2018, p. 5     ...
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 5 Apr 2018, p. 5   ...
  • Vital death question missing from story
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 21 Dec 2017, p. 6     Letter to the editor; Re: Changing face of death, part one
    NewspaperText  The Era (Newmarket, Ontario), 21 Dec 2017, p. 6   Letter to the editor; Re: Changing face of death, part one
  • Marcel Brunelle visitation Thursday and Friday
    Newspaper  Whitby This Week, 11 Jan 2018, p. 2     Includes photograph...
    Newspaper  Whitby This Week, 11 Jan 2018, p. 2   Includes photograph...
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