Archives

Do we have your history?

Gravenhurst Archives holds the history of Gravenhurst including former townships of:

  • Morrison
  • Ryde
  • Muskoka

In over 500 collections provided by donors. Collections that include:

  • Cecil Porter
  • Henry Fry
  • Osmond Adams
  • Lloyd Stamp
  • Gravenhurst High School
  • Muskoka Summer Theatre Fonds

Over 62,000 photographs and documents have been digitized to a fully searchable database housed on Library Computers. The extensive collection of Gravenhurst newspapers exist on microfilm.

We receive new items and collections weekly -- family trees, photographs, artifacts, yearbooks, letters, deeds, all of which are protected for future generations.

How do I contact the Archives?

Appointments are required. The members of the Archives are volunteers and do not have set hours. For appointments please email gravenhurstarchives@gmail.com or call Judy at 705-687-6289

Muskoka Collection

We have a collection of Muskoka specific books. Some are reference books for library use only. Some copies are available to be checked out with your library card. We add new content to this section often.

Available for Purchase at the Library

Gravenhurst Early Days early ways book coverGravenhurst Early Days, Early Ways 

$28.00 + $1.40 GST = $29.40 Total Shipping and handling extra for mailed items. 

Please contact the library if you would like a book mailed.

 

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