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  • Burlington, Ontario glimpse of the past…
  • The Burlington Races in the War of 1812, Lake Ontario, 28 September 1813.
  • The original Freeman Train Station in Burlington. Built in 1890, and destroyed byfire in 1906, it was replaced by a building known as the Grand Trunk RailwayStation. The station provided an important transportation link for area farmers.
  • This early Packard was one of the first vehicles in Burlington. Thecar was owned by one of Burlingtons most distinguished citizensof the early 1900s, A.B. Coleman, owner of the popular BrantHotel and the Brant Inn.
  • Hotel Raymond, now 380 Brant Street, ca 1910
  • Queen’s Hotel – Burlington, Ontario, Canada – May 10, 1913
  • Burlington St. 1925
  • Aerial shot of Hamiltons boathouse colony showing the houses along the shores of the Burlington Bay, the Desjardins Canal, and Cootes Paradise, 1928.
  • Post Office, Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario, H. E. Murton Architect, 1941
  • QEW through Burlington in the early 1950s
  • 1950 photo of what is now Spencer Smith Park
  • MAIN STREET, BURLINGTON, ONTARIO, CANADA - 1954
  • Burlington on the Detroit River, 1960.
  • This monument erected by the Burlington HorticulturalSociety in Honor and Memory of Spencer Smith on 1967for his Outstanding Contribution and Leadership in theBeautification of Burlington / 25 Years on the Executiveduring Membership 1919 - 1955“
  • The Belvedere soars over water off Spencer SmithPark, Burlington, Ontario during the Great BurlingtonCentennial Seaplane Race, 1973. The lift bridge andthe Burlington Bay Skyway can be seen in thedistance.
  • 461 Burlington Avenue, 1973
  • Here’s a view of the Burlington Northern ore docks in Superior from1977. The Mesabi Miner is berthed at the ore dock on the right. On the left, the nearer boat has “Inland Steel” on its side
  • Schnell & Barrie Store – Burlington, Ontario
  • Aerial view of Burlington from the waterfront
  • Queen’s Hotel – Burlington, Ontario, Canada
  • Historical Dakota Mill – Burlington, Ontario
  • Joseph Brant House Museum – Burlington, Ontario
  • Burlington Silver Pendulum Coach
  • Burlington [Railroad] Car
  • Old Burlington Coach
  • C. B. and Q. [Burlington] Boxcar
  • Lounsbury House in Burlington, Ontario
  • Railroad in Burlington, Ontario
  • Old barn up Walkers Line Burlington Ontario