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Deseronto Archives Images

Deseronto Archives looks after documents, photographs and other materials relating to the town of Deseronto in eastern Ontario, Canada. All the materials may be freely re-used or adapted for commercial or non-commercial purposes - please acknowledge Deseronto Archives as the source of the images.
Deseronto Archive Photos
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HMR2-09-47

"John Gzowski & Adrian 'Socks' Apl 11/09"..The photographer's brother, Adrian Rathbun, and John Gzowski, comparing socks [!]. Photograph taken April 11, 1909, one of a series taken on the veranda ... more

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"Harry & Mrs. Jones on Str. Alberta"..Passengers on the upper deck of the steamship Alberta, taken 1907.

BQR-06-03

Reproduction of a photograph of a saddletank industrial locomotive being loaded aboard a Bay of Quinte flatcar for shipment. This image was made from the negative numbered HMR-09-14a ( http://www.flickr.com/ph... more

BQR-06-05

Reproduction of a print made from negative HMR2-09-14b ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/deserontoarchives/3818377858/ ) , showing a locomotive loaded on to a Bay of Quinte Railway flat car in April 1908. Other ca... more

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"Deck of Str. Alberta CPR [Canadian Pacific Railway] Line"..Passengers on the upper deck of the steamer Alberta, in unknown port [Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, has been suggested ( http://www.flickr.com/... more

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"H.M.R."..Harold McMurrich Rathbun, standing in front of a train [probably the same train as can be seen in HMR1-09-44 ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/deserontoarchives/3805237585/ ) and HMR1-09-45 ( ... more

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"Pansy, Mother & Barbara"..The photographer's younger sister, Bunella 'Pansy' Jones (born Bunella Rathbun on 26 August 1880), with her daughter, Barbara, and her mother, Bunella Rathbun (né... more

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"Harry Jones on Moira logs"..Man standing on floating logs in the Moira River, Ontario. Photograph taken in 1907.

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"T. Callaghan at Moira Camps"..Man standing outside a tent. Photograph taken 1907. There was a Thomas Callaghan living in Campbellford, Northumberland, Ontario in 1901, who was born on 16 June 1844 an... more

Canadian photographs from U.S. National archives, 1990s

"Breaking Jam Moira River"..Men using peavey hooks to break up a log jam on the Moira River in Ontario. Photograph taken 1907.

HMR-09-16

"Aternoon tea at Northampton"..Photograph taken in 1907.

HMR-09-17

"Gladys and Jeanette at Northampton"..Photograph taken in 1907. Jeanette may be Jeanette McMurrich Rathbun, the photographer's cousin (daughter of Frederick Sherwood Rathbun and Jean McMurrich, born 1888).

HMR2-10-86

"Mother, Adrian and Betty, Thompson's Point Picnic"..Two women and a man at a lakeside picnic. One of a series of photographs taken of a picnic at Thompson's Point [possibly on Howe Island, Ontario], c.1909.

HMR2-10-84

"Group on shore Thomspon's Point Picnic"..One of a series of photographs taken of a picnic at Thompson's Point [possibly on Howe Island, Ontario], c.1909.

HMR2-10-82

"Betty telling Marjorie a joke"..One of a series of photographs taken of a picnic at Thompson's Point [possibly on Howe Island, Ontario], taken c.1909. Marjorie was Marjorie Rathbun (1891-1966), the ... more

HMR2-09-95

"Guy Burton and Marjorie Braithwaite at Des."..Marjorie Braithwaite was born in the Northwest Territories in 1889, daughter of Arthur Douglas Braithwaite (who worked for the Bank of Montreal) and his ... more

HMR2-09-79a

"Crossing ferry to high shore"..Group of people and a vehicle on a horse-powered ferry (probably to Prince Edward County, Ontario).

HMR2-10-83

"Miss Gildersleeve. Thompson's Point picnic"..One of a series of photographs taken of a picnic at Thompson's Point [possibly on Howe Island, Ontario], taken c.1909.

HMR2-09-79b

"Crossing ferry to high shore"..Group of people and a vehicle on a horse-powered ferry (probably to Prince Edward County, Ontario).

HMR2-09-76

"Jean Alexander"..Photograph taken in the garden of the Rathbun family's house in Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario.

HMR2-09-77

"Winifred Heron and Sydney Fellowes"..Photograph taken in the garden of the Rathbun family's house in Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario. Winifred Heron was born on 24 September 1885 in Carleton County, ... more

HMR2-09-78a

"Group in garden"..Photograph taken in the garden of the Rathbun family's house in Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario, c.1909.

HMR2-09-75

"Marjorie Rathbun"..Photograph of a woman in the garden of the Rathbun family's house on Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario. Marjorie (1891-1966) was the younger sister of the photographer, Harold McMur... more

HMR2-09-72

"Marjorie & Betty Caldwell"..Photograph of two women in the garden of the Rathbun family's house on Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario. Marjorie was Marjorie Rathbun (1891-1966), the sister of the ph... more

HMR2-09-71

"Marjorie & Lynn Plummer"..A man and woman standing in a garden, with another man behind them on the right of the image. The man may be Harry Lynne Plummer, who was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontar... more

HMR2-09-68b

"Mrs March, Gladys & Jeanette, Grassy Point picnic, Aug '09"..Three women taking tea by the side of the Bay of Quinte in Prince Edward County, Ontario. Jeanette may be Jeanette McMurrich Rathbun, ... more

HMR2-09-67

"Mrs March, Gladys G, Mr Freer & Shirley at Duck Lodge"

HMR2-09-64a

"Garden views July '09"..Taken in the garden of the Rathbun family's house on the south side of Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario in July 1909.

HMR2-09-65

"Aileen at Duck Lodge July '09"

HMR2-09-62

"Indian Shoots near Elk City - Montreal R"..View of a stretch of the Montreal River...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-64b

"Garden views July '09"..A rose bed and the rear of the Rathbun family's house on the south side of Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario in July 1909.

HMR2-09-70

"Betty Caldwell"..Photograph taken in the garden of the Rathbun family's house on the south side of Main Street, Deseronto, Ontario, in 1909.

HMR2-09-63a

"Elk City & Smythe"..Waterfront view of Elk City/Elk Lake or Smyth, Ontario. [See also HMR2-09-63b ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/deserontoarchives/4172574576/ ) .]..One of a set of photographs fr... more

HMR2-09-61b

"Bank of Commerce & Baxters Hotel - Gow Ganda"..View of Baxter's Hotel in Gowganda, with a man sitting on the front steps...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19... more

HMR2-09-60a

"Gow Ganda & our camp there"..Tent with two men in front of it and clothes hanging on a line...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-60b

"Gow Ganda & our camp there"..View of Gowganda from the lake...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-59b

"Groups 'Fly Island' Montreal River"..Three men sitting beneath a tree...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-61a

"Bank of Commerce & Baxters Hotel - Gow Ganda"..View of the Canadian Bank of Commerce building in Gowganda, taken from the lake. The bank was built of logs and there is a canoe on the bank's veran... more

HMR2-09-59a

"Groups 'Fly Island' Montreal River"..Two men sitting beneath a tree with their heads wrapped in cloth (presumably to protect them from biting flies)...One of a set of photographs from a trip to &quot... more

HMR2-09-58e

"Montreal River Views East Branch"..View of the river, with trees on both banks...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-58d

"Montreal River Views East Branch"..River view, with trees on far bank. The negative is slightly water-damaged...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-58a

"Montreal River Views East Branch"..Campsite with tent and campfire...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909.

HMR2-09-58b

"Montreal River Views East Branch"..Man cooking over a woodburning stove on the banks of a river, with a canoe in the background...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May... more

HMR2-09-58c

"Montreal River Views East Branch"..Rapids, with rocky river bank in foreground and trees on both banks. The negative has been slightly water-damaged...One of a set of photographs from a trip to &quot... more

HMR2-09-57b

“Moose horns found near Stillwater Lake.”..Man holding moose horns in the front of a canoe. The negative has been slightly water-damaged...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 1... more

HMR2-09-51d

"Mattiwapika River views"..One of four views of the Mattawapika River, taken on a trip to the Gowgonda area of Ontario, May-June 1909.

HMR2-09-51c

"Mattiwapika River views"..One of four views of the Mattawapika River, taken on a trip to the Gowgonda area of Ontario, May-June 1909.

HMR2-09-51a

"Mattiwapika River views"..One of four views of the Mattawapika River, taken on a trip to the Gowgonda area of Ontario, May-June 1909.

HMR2-09-51b

"Mattiwapika River views"..One of four views of the Mattawapika River, taken on a trip to the Gowgonda area of Ontario, May-June 1909.

HMR2-09-56

"Long Portage (1 2/3 miles) into Stillwater Lake"..Man heavily laden with camping equipment in woodland...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 1909. The ... more

HMR2-09-49b

"Adrian & Betty Caldwell Apl 11/09"..The photographer's brother, Adrian Rathbun and Betty Caldwell. One of a series of photographs taken on the veranda of the Rathbun house in Main Street, Deseron... more

HMR2-09-43b

"Dog 'June' - March '09"..Photograph taken in March 1909.

HMR2-09-45b

“J. Gzowski, B. Caldwell, M. Braithwaite, Adrian Apl 11/09”..John Gzowski, Betty Caldwell, M. [possibly Marjorie?] Braithwaite, Adrian Rathbun. One of a series of photographs taken on the veranda of the Rathbun... more

HMR2-09-46

"Marvin & Betty Caldwell, Apl. 11/09"..Rear view of the photographer's brother, Marvin Rathbun and Betty Caldwell. One of a series of photographs taken on the veranda of the Rathbun house in Main ... more

HMR2-09-43a

"Dog 'June' - March '09"..Photograph of two dogs taken in March 1909.

HMR2-09-41c

"Iron Works fire - Sept 1st '08"..Photograph of the ruins of the iron works in Deseronto after the fire of September 1, 1908. The blast furnace is visible on the right of the image.

HMR2-09-38b

"Badminton Court, Aug '08"..View of a badminton court and wooden benches under a tree, probably in the garden of the Rathbun house formerly situated on the south side of Main Street, Deseronto, Ontari... more

HMR2-09-35d

"Napanee River bet. S'cona & Napanee, July '08"..View of a stretch of the Napanee River between Strathcona and Napanee, taken in July 1908.

HMR2-09-35c

"Napanee River bet. S'cona & Napanee, July '08"..View of a stretch of the Napanee River between Strathcona and Napanee, taken in July 1908. Shows a number of logs floating in the water, with a man... more

HMR2-09-39a

"Yacht Races, Forrester's Island, Aug '08"..Over-exposed view of yachts in the Bay of Quinte, taken August 1908.

HMR2-09-37

"Marjorie R. & Cat, Aug. '08"..Marjorie Rathbun (1891-1966), the photographer's younger sister, sitting on the bench that is also visible in HMR2-09-38b ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/deserontoarc... more

HMR2-09-34b

"Steamer Brockville S. S. Picnic"..The Brockville, with many people on board. This photograph was taken on 9 July 1908, possibly at Massassauga Point, Prince Edward County, Ontario, as part of a Sunda... more

HMR2-09-35a

"Napanee River bet. S'cona & Napanee, July '08"..View of a stretch of the Napanee River between Strathcona and Napanee, taken in July 1908.

HMR2-09-30

"Sand Banks Shore line towards Wellington, July '08"..Photograph taken at the Sandbanks in Prince Edward County, July 1908. The negative has suffered water damage.

HMR2-09-35b

"Napanee River bet. S'cona & Napanee, July '08"..View of a stretch of the Napanee River between Strathcona and Napanee, taken in July 1908.

HMR2-09-31

"Sand Banks Shore line looking South, July '08"..Photograph taken at the Sandbanks in Prince Edward County, Ontario, in July 1908.

HMR2-09-29

"Shore line South from top of Sandhill, July "..Photograph taken at the Sandbanks in Prince Edward County, Ontario, July 1908, possibly in the same location as HMR2-06-28 ( http://www.flickr.com/photo... more

HMR2-09-26

"Sand hills at Lake Shore House - July"..Photograph taken on a trip to the Sandbanks in Prince Edward County in July 1908.

HMR2-09-21

"Party at Glenora, July 1/08"..Group of men and women at Glenora, Prince Edward County, Ontario. Taken 1 July 1908.

HMR2-09-24

"'Ogeisto' - taken from tug near Thompsons Point, July 1/08"..Yacht, photographed in the Bay of Quinte, near Thompson's Point on 1 July 1908.

HMR2-09-23

"Bay of Quinte from Top of Glenora Hill, July 1/08"..Photograph taken on July 1 1908.

HMR2-09-25

"Sand Banks - Hotel grounds - July -"..Photograph taken at the Sandbanks hotel, Prince Edward County, Ontario in July 1908.

HMR2-09-20

"Miss Johnston, McLeod, Marjorie & Arthur Craig on Tug, July"..Photograph of three women and a man on a boat, taken July 1908. Water-damage has affected the clarity of the image...The census recor... more

HMR2-09-19

"Eagle Hill - afternoon tea, July"..Photograph of six women underneath a tree, taken July 1908. Slightly water-damaged.

HMR2-09-18

"Eagle Hill, - Winifred, Helen D, Miss McLeod, July"..Photograph of three women sitting next to a tree, taken in July 1908. Slightly water-damaged.

HMR2-09-15

"East from Water Mill Bridge, June '08"..Possibly the Salmon River, near Lonsdale, Ontario.

HMR2-09-14c

"Loading E motor on car for shipment, Apl '08"..Men loading a locomotive on to a Bay of Quinte flat railway car (number 601). On the right is a box car with "CHESAPEAKE AND OHIO, 4993" on th... more

HMR2-09-09

"Group at N'hampton, Feby '08"..Man and three women underneath a tree on a winter's day. Photograph taken in Northampton, Massachusetts, February 1908.

HMR2-09-11b

"Trumpour House, rear, Mch. '08"..Back of a house, possibly belonging to the Trumpour family of Adolphustown, Ontario [Luke, Edith and their daughter Marjorie are listed as living there in the 1911 ce... more

HMR2-09-14a

"Loading E motor on car for shipment, Apl '08"..Photograph taken in April 1908, probably outside the Rathbun Company's car works in Deseronto, Ontario. The negative has been subject to water damage. A... more

HMR2-09-11a

"Trumpour House, front, Mch. '08"..Front of a house, possibly belonging to the Trumpour family of Adolphustown, Ontario [Luke, Edith and their daughter Marjorie are listed as living there in the 1911 ... more

HMR2-09-08

"Mother, Mrs Gaylord & Mr Bourne - Feby '08"..Two women and a man, standing beneath a tree [possibly in Northampton, Massachusetts], taken in February 1908. 'Mother' is Bunella Rathbun [born Bunel... more

HMR2-09-07

"Marjorie Bourne, N'hamtpon, Feby 1908"..Two women walking next to a building in the winter. Photograph taken in Northampton, Massachusetts, February 1908.

HMR2-09-06a

"Gladys. N'hampton Feby 1908"..Photograph of a woman on a veranda on a winter's day. Taken in Northampton, Massachusetts, February 1908.

HMR2-09-14b

"Loading E motor on car for shipment, Apl '08"..Locomotive on a Bay of Quinte flat car, with other railway cars in the background...Photograph taken in April 1908, probably outside the Rathbun Company... more

HMR2-09-05b

"Snow at Car Works, Feby. '08"..Three men shovelling snow from the railway tracks behind the Rathbun Company's car works at Deseronto, Ontario, in February 1908.

HMR2-09-16

"East from Lonsdale Bridge"..Photograph of the Salmon River, taken in June 1908 in Lonsdale, Ontario.

HMR2-09-04c

"Skidding logs Napanee River Jan'y '08"..A team of horses and two men in the snow. Photograph taken January 1908.

HMR2-09-03

"Part of Ungars Island"..Unger Island, near Deseronto, Ontario, taken from the lake, c.1908.

HMR2-09-06b

"Gladys. N'hampton Feby 1908"..Woman standing next to a building. Photograph taken in February 1908, Northampton, Massachusetts.

HMR2-09-01a

"Duck Lodge Point showing Decoys"..Picture of lake with duck decoys.

HMR2-07-74

"Small group in garden"..Photograph taken in 1909.

HMR2-07-66

"Aileen & Mr Freer at Duck Lodge, July 09"..Man and woman at the side of a lake. Photograph taken in July 1909. Aileen may be Aileen Rathbun, born 1875, wife of the photographer's elder half-broth... more

HMR2-07-38

"Badminton Court, Aug. '08"..Two women playing badminton in front of a small group of other women. Photograph taken in August 1908 in the garden of the Rathbun family's house on Main Street, Deseronto... more

HMR2-07-68

"Mrs March, Gladys & Jeanette, Grassy Point picnic, Aug '09"..Three women taking tea beside the Bay of Quinte in Prince Edward County, Ontario. Photograph taken in August 1909. Jeanette may be Je... more

HMR2-06-41.2

"Iron Works fire"..The ruins of the iron works in Deseronto, Ontario, after the fire which destroyed the building in September 1908. The blast furnace is clearly visible in the centre of the picture.

HMR2-06-41.1

"Iron Works fire"..Photograph of the shell of the iron works in Deseronto, Ontario, after the fire of September 1908.

HMR2-06-69

"S. S. Picnic, Massassauga"..A group of boys eating at a Sunday School picnic at Massassauga Point in Prince Edward County. They may be part of an outing from the Church of the Redeemer Presbyterian C... more

HMR2-06-57

“Moose horns found near Stillwater Lake.”..Man holding a moose skull with horns attached and another moose horn behind it...One of a set of photographs from a trip to "Gow Ganda", May 19 - June 28, 19... more

HMR2-06-73

"Marjorie, Betty, Adrian & John Gzowski"..The people are Harold's sister, Marjorie Rathbun (1891-1966); his brother Adrian Rathbun; Betty Caldwell and John Gzowski. Gzowski's father was a broker i... more