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August Boehmer, Sr. family

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[190-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, outdoor, group photograph of people on front steps and lawn of large home, possibly the residence of August Boehmer, in Berlin, Ontario. The women standing on the lawn on the left side of image (starting at far left to right) were identified as Nettie Boehmer Shoemaker, Mrs. Norma…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P007001
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
12.6 cm (W) X 17.7 cm (H)
12.6 cm (W) X 17.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[190-?]
Scope and Content
Black and white, outdoor, group photograph of people on front steps and lawn of large home, possibly the residence of August Boehmer, in Berlin, Ontario. The women standing on the lawn on the left side of image (starting at far left to right) were identified as Nettie Boehmer Shoemaker, Mrs. Norman Boehmer, and Edna Boehmer Lautenschlager. The woman in the dark dress at the end of the row, standing beside steps, was identified as Katherine Boehmer, wife of August Boehmer. August Boehmer was identified as the man standing on the step behind Katherine, holding a boater hat in his hand. Emma Boehmer Yanke is standing on the step behind August, and to her left, on the same step, is Gertie Boehmer Hallmann. On the right hand side of the image, the third woman from the right, standing on the lawn, wearing a dark dress, was identified as Dora Boehmer Hymmen. Further along the row, the woman, in the light dress with hands folded in front, was identified as Mrs. George Boehmer.
Storage Location
PB2
Subject Access
Families
Boehmer, August
Hymmen, Dora Boehmer
Yanke, Emma Boehmer
Boehmer, Katherine
Lautenschlager, Edna Boehmer
Boehmer, Mrs. Norman
Boehmer, Mrs. George
Shoemaker, Nettie Boehmer
Hallmann, Gertie Boehmer
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Photograph is a copy of original. Names of subjects provided by donor.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Bertha and Odener Mitchell

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[188-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, studio portrait of Bertha (nee Shoemaker) and Odener Mitchell.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P006098
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
12.7 cm (W) X 17.2 cm (H)
12.7 cm (W) X 17.2 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[188-?]
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, studio portrait of Bertha (nee Shoemaker) and Odener Mitchell.
Storage Location
PB2
Subject Access
Couples
Families
Portrait photographs
Mitchell, Odener
Mitchell, Bertha
Notes
Photograph is a copy of original.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Charles Ahrens family home, Berlin Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[ca. 1880]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white outdoor photograph on a mat of the Charles Ahrens family standing outside of their home on the corner of Benton & Courtland Streets in Berlin, Ontario. Unidentified adult members of the family are standing in the yard with four younger children, three boys and one girl. Two of th…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P010400
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
24.1 cm (W) X 18.9 cm (H)
26.8 cm (W) X 24.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[ca. 1880]
Date of Publication
1880
Scope and Content
A black and white outdoor photograph on a mat of the Charles Ahrens family standing outside of their home on the corner of Benton & Courtland Streets in Berlin, Ontario. Unidentified adult members of the family are standing in the yard with four younger children, three boys and one girl. Two of the boys are holding bicycles and the youngest boy is standing on the verandah. The girl is holding a stroller with a doll in it.
Storage Location
PB10
Name Access
Ahrens, Charles Andrew
Ahrens, Henriette Charlotte
Roth, Henriette Charlotte
Subject Access
Bicycles & tricycles
Families
Dwellings
Yards
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Charles Andrew Ahrens was born on 11 July 1827 in Germany. He married Henriette Charlotte Roth, who was born 30 June 1831. Twelve children were born to the couple. Charles was first a bookeeper for L. Breithaupt in 1857. He later worked for Beardmores in Toronto for 5 years. The family moved to Port Elgin, where Ahrens operated a general store, in partnership with Mr. Kinzie. They family remained in Port Elgin for 3-4 years. The family moved back to Berlin, where Ahrens became bookkeeper for the Hepburn Shoe Factory. Charles Ahrens, opened a shoe store and later a factory, in 1879, located across from the Walper Hotel on Queen Street South. He was also the clerk and treasurer for the town of Berlin and in 1886 he was a Town Councillor. In the early 1900's, the shoe factory was a thriving business, which was later taken over by his son, Charles Jr. Charles Andrew Ahrens died on 18 August 1903 in Berlin, Ontario. Henriette died on 27 March 1896 in Berlin. This photograph is in good condition with some fading.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Cory Maine and husband

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[189-]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, half-length, studio portrait of young couple identified as Cory Maine and husband of Sheffield, Ontario.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P006079
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
10 cm (W) X 14 cm (H)
13.8 cm (W) X 19.3 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[189-]
Scope and Content
Black and white, half-length, studio portrait of young couple identified as Cory Maine and husband of Sheffield, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB3
Subject Access
Couples
Families
Portrait photographs
Maine, Cory
Place
Sheffield, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Sheffield, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Enoch Detwiler family

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[188-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, group, studio portrait of the children of Enoch Detwiler and Abigail Bechtel. Family members are identified as follows, from left to right: (back row) Noah, Hannah, Suzannah, Aaron; (middle row) George, Mary Anne, Jacob; (front row) Sarah, Dan.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P007075
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
14.7 cm (W) X 12.5 cm (H)
14.7 cm (W) X 12.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[188-?]
Scope and Content
Black and white, group, studio portrait of the children of Enoch Detwiler and Abigail Bechtel. Family members are identified as follows, from left to right: (back row) Noah, Hannah, Suzannah, Aaron; (middle row) George, Mary Anne, Jacob; (front row) Sarah, Dan.
Storage Location
PB2
Subject Access
Families
Portrait photographs
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[189?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Sepia photograph of an unidentified family. There are forty-eight people in the group photograph. The family is seated and standing in front of a wall of a house.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P009979
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
24.6 cm (W) X 19.5 cm (H)
25.2 cm (W) X 20 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[189?]
Date of Publication
1895
Scope and Content
Sepia photograph of an unidentified family. There are forty-eight people in the group photograph. The family is seated and standing in front of a wall of a house.
Storage Location
PB3
Subject Access
Families
Group portraits
Notes
The photograph is glued to a piece of cardboard, which is worn around the corners.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[ca. 1885-1901]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, studio portrait of a young, unidentified couple taken by P. Dobereiner of Guelph, Ontario.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Dobereiner, P., Photographer
Accession Number
P006019
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
9.6 cm (W) X 14 cm (H)
10.7 cm (W) X 16.2 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[ca. 1885-1901]
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, studio portrait of a young, unidentified couple taken by P. Dobereiner of Guelph, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Dobereiner, P.
Subject Access
Couples
Families
Portrait photographs
Place
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Guelph, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[186-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait of an unidentified couple.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P006031
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
5.3 cm (W) X 9.2 cm (H)
6.1 cm (W) X 10.2 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[186-?]
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait of an unidentified couple.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Couples
Families
Portrait photographs
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[187-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Collection of eight small, black and white, head and shoulders photographs of four unidentified men and four unidentified women. The photographs have been cut from larger photographs and mounted together on white cardboard. The people shown may be a family consisting of parents and grown children.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P006037
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
2 cm (W) X 2 cm (H)
11.3 cm (W) X 12.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[187-?]
Scope and Content
Collection of eight small, black and white, head and shoulders photographs of four unidentified men and four unidentified women. The photographs have been cut from larger photographs and mounted together on white cardboard. The people shown may be a family consisting of parents and grown children.
Storage Location
PB2
Subject Access
Family
Portrait photographs
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[186-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, tintype studio portrait of three unidentified young adults, including one male and two females. All three appear to be wearing ribbons on their clothing.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P006040
Material Details
Tintypes
Physical Description
6.9 cm (W) X 10.7 cm (H)
6.9 cm (W) X 10.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[186-?]
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, tintype studio portrait of three unidentified young adults, including one male and two females. All three appear to be wearing ribbons on their clothing.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Families
Portrait photographs
Tintypes
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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