From Flickr: “Cartwright Fair” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

April 3, 2015 Uncategorized

Despite the warm weather we’ve been having, it’s actually time for fall fairs! This poster for the Cartwright Fall Fair (now part of Scugog) in 1895 details what to look for in a good Fall Fair: “The Fall Show of Cartwright Agricultural Society for the Exhibition of Horses, Cattle, Sheep. Swine, Poultry, Grain, Fruit, Vegetables, Implements, Domestic Manufactures, Ladies Work, &c., will be held at the Agricultural Show Grounds, Blackstock”.

Creator: Cartwright Agricultural Society
Date: 1895
Identifier: 1895. Cartwright. OS
Format: Ephemera
Rights: Public domain
Courtesy: Toronto Public Library.
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