Collection 2019-102 - Sherman family collection

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CA ON00156 2019-102


Sherman family collection


  • 1894-1897, 1967 (Creation)

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22 photographs
1 tartan sash

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Items were given to Garry Sherman by his aunt, Eileen Sherman.

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Donated by Olwen Sherman (widow of Garry) in November 2019.

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Collection comprises 22 photographs showing people hunting and fishing on Georgian Bay (1894-1897) and Samuel George Beatty's orange grove in California. Also an example of a Bay of Quinte tartan sash made by Olwen Sherman for members of the YMCA Y's Men and Menettes (c.1967).

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Reproductions of some of these photographs were donated to the Hastings County Historical Society in around 2005. The originals have been scanned and are available on Flickr at

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