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Mystery Photo for the Week of February 10, 2014

Monday, February 10th, 2014

For Mystery photo # 20 we have a young lad and his best friend (looks to be a pug). If anyone recognizes our young gentleman, or the dog, let us know.

Mystery Photo for Feb 10, 2014

Donor, Judith Harris

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Mystery Photo for the Week of February 3, 2014

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

After a wee hiatus we are back with our weekly Mystery Photos.

This week we have a lovely wedding photograph. Can anyone identify the happy couple?

Donor, Dorothy Jones

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Don’t forget, OGS is looking for submissions for our WWI Memorial Wall on our flickr page. If you have WWI vets in your family and wish to add them to the memorial, please forward your scanned photos to the OGS Digitization Manager at: scanning@ogs.on.ca.

Mystery Photo for the Week of December 9, 2013

Monday, December 9th, 2013

We have a very fashionable young lady for Mystery Photo #18.

The information we have regarding this photo is that it was taken at the W.J. Becker & Co. Studio in Stratford, ON. The photograph could include a member of the McCutcheon (including Loree and McMillian) and Watson (including Gordon, Gould, Henry, Wilson, Leith, and Campbell) families. These families were based in Wellington County, near the Eramosa, Erin, West Garafraxa Township, and Guelph areas.

mystery photo #18

Donated by Janice Rector

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Mystery Photo for the Week of December 2, 2013

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

We have a family group for Mystery Photo #17.  According to the information provided with it, this photograph could include a member of the McCutcheon (including Loree and McMillian) and Watson (including Gordon, Gould, Henry, Wilson, Leith, and Campbell) families. These families were based in Wellington County, near the Eramosa, Erin, West Garafraxa Township, and Guelph areas.

If you think you recognize anyone in the photo, or have a mystery photo of your own you wish to submit, please contact our digitization manager at: scanning[@]ogs.on.ca

Mystery Photo #17

Donated by Janice Rector

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Mystery Photo for the Week of November 25, 2013

Monday, November 25th, 2013

This week we have a Mystery Place for you to try and identify. The only information we have on the location is that this may be the main street of Wingham, Ontario. Does any one recognize the locale, or care to hazard a guess?

mystery photo #16

 

Donated by Katherine Paterson

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FYI: We have added a WWI Memorial Wall to our Old Photos Flickr Page

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Do you have family members who served with the Canadian Expeditionary Force during WWI? As we approach the 100th Anniversary of the Great War, the Ontario Genealogical Society invites you to share their stories and photos on our newly created WWI Memorial Wall on the OGSoldphotos flickr page.

If you would like to share your scanned photos, or require more information, please contact our Digitization Manager at: scanning[at]ogs.on.ca

We also welcome photos and stories from all of our Canadian War Veterans, and as always, those popular Mystery Photos.

Mystery Photo for the Week of November 18, 2013

Monday, November 18th, 2013

The gentleman in Mystery Photo #15 is sporting a proper Movember mustache!

Remember, if you think you recognize anyone in our mystery photos, or have one of your own, contact our digitization manager at: scanning[at]ogs.on.ca.

mystery photo #15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donated by Carol McRobb

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Mystery Photo for the Week of November 11, 2013

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Mystery Photo #14 is a group of unidentified soldiers. The uniforms appear to be from WWI(?). The photograph belongs to the Clause/Doxtator family.

Mystery Photo #14

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donor, Mandy Vanevery

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Mystery Photo for the Week of November 4, 2013

Monday, November 4th, 2013

We have a tintype of an unknown family for Mystery Photo #13:

mysteryphoto#13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donor, Carol McRobb

OGSoldphotos flickr page

Mystery Photo for the Week of October 28, 2013

Monday, October 28th, 2013

An intriguing pose from the mystery woman in Photo # 12:

mystery photo #12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donated by Dorothy Jones

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