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Looking North East to Sunnidale Road in June 1950 during the construction of Highway 4002020-08-28T09:55:46-04:00
Construction of Highway 400 at Kidd’s Creek in June 19502020-08-28T09:51:24-04:00
Looking West from Sunnidale Road at the construction of Highway 400 in June 19502020-08-28T09:56:19-04:00
Looking North at Highway 400 from the Sunnidale Road overpass2020-08-28T09:48:32-04:00
Looking West from Sunnidale Road in June 1950 during the construction of Highway 4002020-08-28T09:57:14-04:00
The construction of Highway 4002020-08-28T09:58:46-04:00
West of Sunnidale Road looking North at the construction of Highway 400 in June of 19502020-08-28T09:59:25-04:00
Highway 400 construction in June 19502020-08-28T09:52:02-04:00
The construction of Highway 400 June 19502020-08-28T09:58:07-04:00
Looking South at the new Highway 400 from Bayfield Street2020-08-28T12:30:08-04:00
Looking East to Sunnidale Road in June 1950 during the construction of Highway 4002020-08-28T09:54:15-04:00
Looking East from Sunnidale Road at the construction of Highway 400 in June of 19502020-08-28T09:52:55-04:00

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President’s report: Year in review

Due to the complications of hosting an effective annual general meeting in light of COVID-19, this year, the Barrie Historical Archive opted for a resolution instead of extending an invitation to join us at an AGM. This was a wonderful opportunity for us to reflect on another outstanding year for [...]

Innisfil’s Electric Railway

In the early 1900s much of Innisfil's waterfront was under development creating many new cottages and homes for the Toronto and Barrie purchasers. A movement was afoot to build a railway to service the needs of these new properties along the shoreline. In 1910 a group of Toronto lawyers, accountants [...]

The Mechanics Institute was Barrie’s first library system

A nomadic beginning eventually led to a majestic building. Barrie’s first library began as a group. It started out in 1844 as a Mechanics’ Institute, a subscription and fee-based organization created for workingmen and mechanics for improvement and development. Although the institute received donations of books from influential people in [...]

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