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Vickers Park - Boulders Must Remain Article 1962

Title: Phooey on Selkirk! Boulder Must Remain
Date: Friday, January 26, 1962
Creator: John Friesen, Times-Journal
Description: The article inspects the original deed in which Catherine Vickers bequeathed the land to the town of Fort William. The City Traffic committee argues that it is in the best interest of the citizenry to have Arthur Street widened and the boulders relocated.
Series: 121, Fort William Parks and Recreation Files
Location: TBA 4208-08

 

Vickers Park - Parks Board Protests 1962

Title: Parks Board Protests Plan to Bury Boulders
Date: Friday, January 25, 1962
Creator: Times-Journal
Description: The Parks Board defends the terms of the agreement, and refuses to bury the boulders.
Series: 121, Fort William Parks and Recreation Files
Location: TBA 4208-08