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REMEMBER THIS: Looking back on early tradesmen in Barrie

REMEMBER THIS: Looking back on early tradesmen in Barrie

Martin Moore had long history in Barrie after arriving from Ireland in the 1850s, but it was not a good time to be elderly and unwell
REMEMBER THIS: The mysteries of the suitcase, Part 2

REMEMBER THIS: The mysteries of the suitcase, Part 2

A life story was contained in this time capsule of sorts
REMEMBER THIS: Historical mysteries stuffed in a suitcase

REMEMBER THIS: Historical mysteries stuffed in a suitcase

In this week's Remember This, Mary takes a closer look at the contents of a suitcase and the history included in it
REMEMBER THIS: If it's Barrie brick then it's likely a Freek

REMEMBER THIS: If it's Barrie brick then it's likely a Freek

Countless products of the brick-maker’s labour almost entirely anonymous
REMEMBER THIS: Here comes the Osterhase

REMEMBER THIS: Here comes the Osterhase

Wondering what Osterhase is? That answer and more in this Easter version of Remember This?
REMEMBER THIS: Brentwood murders — Part 2

REMEMBER THIS: Brentwood murders — Part 2

A young man was brutally killed after arriving at the wrong place at the wrong time, writes history columnist
REMEMBER THIS: Brentwood murders — Part 1

REMEMBER THIS: Brentwood murders — Part 1

Dispute ended with fatality, rocking this once-peaceful community in present-day Clearview Township
REMEMBER THIS: Album in the attic — The photographers (Part 2)

REMEMBER THIS: Album in the attic — The photographers (Part 2)

Photography became a competitive business in Barrie in the late 1800s
REMEMBER THIS: Album in the attic — The clues (Part 1)

REMEMBER THIS: Album in the attic — The clues (Part 1)

History columnist dons detective hat to find photo album's ties to Barrie
REMEMBER THIS: That time when toilets moved inside

REMEMBER THIS: That time when toilets moved inside

Toilets moving indoors was a slow progression for a myriad of reasons