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A Bad Finish at Welland
Black and white photographic print of two canoes in a race on the Welland Canal. It appears one of the canoeists has fallen in the water near the finish line, c. 1907.

Teenagers at Track and Field Meet
Three black and white photographs from Burke's collection, of teenagers at a track and field meet, undated.

Welland Jr. Inter School Basketball Champions, 1934
Black and white photograph showing Ross School athletes who were Welland Jr. Inter School basketball champions of 1934. Photograph is badly damaged.

Water Sports at Welland, Ont.
Colourized photographic postcard of watercraft on the Welland Canal, undated, but between 1903 and 1930 which was the lifespan of the Alexandra Bridge, seen in the background.

Cross Street Swimming Pool, c. 1949
Black and white photographic print showing people using the Cross Street Swimming Pool, c. 1949.

Old, old-timers versus middle-aged on Sunday, c. 1931
Newspaper clipping reproduction showing a photo of the Port Colborne Sailors hockey team taken in 1931 in front of the Mutual Street arena in Toronto, with an article promoting an imminent old-timers game.

Front row, from left to right: Jack…

Tennis enthusiasts in Welland of two decades ago
Newspaper clipping reproduction of a photo of a thriving Welland Tennis Club, photo and article undated.

Front row, from left to right: Barker Smith; Ethel Phillips; "Jimmy" Strudwick; Mrs. Edwards Kathleen O'Sullivan; Mrs. H. McMurray; Mr.…

This old-time Welland soccer club was a powerful squad, c. 1913
Newspaper clipping reproduction of an article about possibly the finest soccer club in Welland or Niagara history. The photo was taken in 1913, the article is undated.

Bottom row, from left to right: H. Harris; Bobby Martin; Stevens; Jack…

They were Welland soccer champs in 1922
Newspaper clipping reproduction showing the Empire School soccer team in 1922, Welland Public Schools' champion of that year.

Front row, from left to right: A. B Morris; H. Sykes; Doug Lesuer; F. Wilson and J. Threlfall. Second row, from left to…

Welland Hockey Club, c. 1901-1902
Newspaper clipping reproduction of a photo of the Welland Hockey Club from 1901-1902, with a description that they were the first Welland team to win the Niagara district championship.

Front row, from left to right: William D. Ross; F. K. Dawdy…
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