life is internal
 
 
Take a walk down memory lane
 
Images of people, communities and events of bygone years are few and far between, making them all the more precious today as we strive to instill a sense of history in our youth and the generations to come. Many of our loyal readers have recognized this need and have submitted old photographs to Downhome magazine from their personal collections. Scroll through to see these images for yourself and take a walk down memory lane.

 
 
 


(5 rating, 1 votes)
Add to favouritesAdd to favourites
Add to SlideshowAdd to Slideshow
Send to a FriendSend to a Friend
  Sharpe's Circa 1950s
(3270 views)
In the beginning - the one and only gas pump. House and store are still in the very same place. Clockwise from the top right: Hilda Sharpe, Marie Squires, Ed Sharpe, Clayton Squires, Brenda Sharpe and Lorraine Squires.


 

 Other photos by jill (4 submissions)
   
 
   
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   My Stylin' Mudder!

Toronto 1969-My stylish Newfoundland Mom in her mini skirt/jacket + hat and me.
Alicia "Celeste" Loughrey
Ajax/Ontario/Canada



(4.17 rating, 6 votes)
 
 
  Wine With Wings
Newfoundland Wine shipped country wide (except in NL)
Shipping special $10/case
Visit website
Click to see Ad
Advertisement
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Union Store, Valleyfield, Bonavista Bay North


Deanna Janes
St. John's



(5 rating, 2 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Booming Fishery in the 80's

This picture was taken at the Allan's Island, Lamaline, NL, wharf when people still made a living from the sea.
Margaret Fleming
Burin Bay Arm



(5 rating, 2 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Seaplane at Badger's Quay

The enclosed photograph shows a seaplane carrying Monroe Export Company officials visiting the salt fish plant at Badger's Quay attracting onlookers. Early or mid 1930s?
Fred Hoskins
Gander, NL



(4 rating, 4 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Memories

Hello to all the Newfies,

I am proud to be one too. Although I have been away from my beloved Newfoundland, you just cannot forget it. I grew up in Change Islands, N.D Bay.

How did I get here? Well
... click to read more

Ruth Baxter
Ste Anne DeBellevue, QC



(4.67 rating, 3 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Memories

Hello to all the Newfies,

I am proud to be one too. Although I have been away from my beloved Newfoundland, you just cannot forget it. I grew up in Change Islands, N.D Bay.

How did I get here? Well
... click to read more

Ruth Baxter
Ste Anne DeBellevue, QC



(5 rating, 2 votes)
 
 
 
Click to comment or view a larger image   Kingwell, Placentia Bay

Enclosed is a picture of school children from Kingwell, Placentia Bay, NL.
Millie Hazeltine Rodway
Keswick, ON



(4 rating, 4 votes)
 
 
1 |  
Go to
Downhome inc
Web Extras
submissions
enter now and WIN!
Shop Downhome  Jameslane Publisher  Castnetdesign  Real Estate  Downhome Expo
Home and Cabin  Everyday Recipes  Inside Labrador  explore