Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection

The Kitchener-Waterloo Photographic Negative Collection consists of more than 2 million negatives taken between 1938 and 2001 by staff photographers at the Kitchener-Waterloo Record and its predecessors. Providing a historical look at the Region of Waterloo, the Collection includes documentary photographs of local news events, community activities, regional development, human-interest stories, businesses, schools, and sports teams.


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Blake, J. Presentation [Unpublished]
Blake, J. Presentation [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Blake, J. Presentation [Unpublished]
Blake, J. Presentation [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Blake, J. Presentation [Unpublished]
Blake, J. Presentation [Unpublished]
Photo caption from missing photo: "GERMANS HONOR SCOT - Members of the 54th LAA Pipe Band look on approvingly as Jimmy Blake (left) is presented with a silver mug by Leo Rosinke, manager of the K-W Concordia Soccer Club.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo from this envelope appeared on Page 16 of the Saturday, December 12, 1953 edition of the newspaper as part of the article "Jimmy Blake Lauded for Soccer Work.", Published negative is missing from envelope. See 53-4440_003 for closest version.
Blind Bowlers [Unpublished]
Blind Bowlers [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Blind Bowlers [Unpublished]
Blind Bowlers [Unpublished]
Photo caption from published photo: "BLIND BOWLERS - Members of the Kitchener blind bowling team which won the class "B" championship in Saturday's tournament at Hamilton are shown with their trophy. Front row, left to right, Jack Crerand, coach, Ernie Philpott, George Bews; back row, Bob Cornell, captain, Albert Cole and Ray Narum.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo from this envelope appeared on Page 12 of the Tuesday, February 9, 1954 edition of the newspaper., Published negative is missing from envelope. See 54-5623_002 for closest version.
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Published]
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Published]
Photo caption accompanying photos: "BLIND SPORTSMAN - Rudolph Henning, blind resident at Kitchener's Huronia Hall, doesn't let his handicap interfere with sports activities. During the winter his activities take him to Victoria Park for skating. He also attends many hockey games and with a small radio is able to keep track of the game. In the summer he swims and dives at the Kitchener swimming pool. This spring he intends to take up golf. He is shown (left to right) [see 54-5625_003 for closest version] putting on his skates unassisted; skating with his partner, Mrs. Erwin Kueneman [54-5625_004]; trying the smooth ice alone [54-5625_001], and talking with Nick Lang [no suitable substitute in envelope], who arrived in Canada from Germany only six months ago, about skating in Germany. Observance of White Cane Week will start tomorrow in conjunction with the Canada-wide program emphasizing the problem of the blind. Windows of Kitchener stores are decorated with the White Cane Week symbol.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 54-5625_001, 54-5625_004 and two photos missing from envelope appeared on Page 15 of the Saturday, February 6, 1954 edition of the newspaper.
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Published]
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Published]
Photo caption accompanying photos: "BLIND SPORTSMAN - Rudolph Henning, blind resident at Kitchener's Huronia Hall, doesn't let his handicap interfere with sports activities. During the winter his activities take him to Victoria Park for skating. He also attends many hockey games and with a small radio is able to keep track of the game. In the summer he swims and dives at the Kitchener swimming pool. This spring he intends to take up golf. He is shown (left to right) [see 54-5625_003 for closest version] putting on his skates unassisted; skating with his partner, Mrs. Erwin Kueneman [54-5625_004]; trying the smooth ice alone [54-5625_001], and talking with Nick Lang [no suitable substitute in envelope], who arrived in Canada from Germany only six months ago, about skating in Germany. Observance of White Cane Week will start tomorrow in conjunction with the Canada-wide program emphasizing the problem of the blind. Windows of Kitchener stores are decorated with the White Cane Week symbol.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 54-5625_001, 54-5625_004 and two photos missing from envelope appeared on Page 15 of the Saturday, February 6, 1954 edition of the newspaper.
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Unpublished]
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Unpublished]
Blind Skater, Rudolph Henning [Unpublished]
Photo caption accompanying photos: "BLIND SPORTSMAN - Rudolph Henning, blind resident at Kitchener's Huronia Hall, doesn't let his handicap interfere with sports activities. During the winter his activities take him to Victoria Park for skating. He also attends many hockey games and with a small radio is able to keep track of the game. In the summer he swims and dives at the Kitchener swimming pool. This spring he intends to take up golf. He is shown (left to right) [see 54-5625_003 for closest version] putting on his skates unassisted; skating with his partner, Mrs. Erwin Kueneman [54-5625_004]; trying the smooth ice alone [54-5625_001], and talking with Nick Lang [no suitable substitute in envelope], who arrived in Canada from Germany only six months ago, about skating in Germany. Observance of White Cane Week will start tomorrow in conjunction with the Canada-wide program emphasizing the problem of the blind. Windows of Kitchener stores are decorated with the White Cane Week symbol.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 54-5625_001, 54-5625_004 and two photos missing from envelope appeared on Page 15 of the Saturday, February 6, 1954 edition of the newspaper.
Blind Swimmer [Published]
Blind Swimmer [Published]
Photo caption that accompanied both photos: "BLIND LEAP - R.C. Henning, sightless resident of Huronia Hall, jumps from the high board at the municipal pool during one of his swimming periods [missing from envelope]. Emerging from the water (right) [53-4442_001] after the dive, Mr. Henning has little trouble finding his way around.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4442_001 and a photo missing from envelope appeared on Page 3 of the Thursday, September 3, 1953 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Sightless Man Dips, Dives to Cool Off."
Blood Donor Clinic [Published]
Blood Donor Clinic [Published]
Photo caption from published version of 53-4444_001: "VETERAN AIDS CLINIC - A total of 268 volunteers yesterday answered the K-W Blood Donor Clinic appeal on the first day of a two-day clinic. First volunteer was Lewis Mank (on bed), Korean veteran, 264 Albert St., Waterloo. He is shown with (left to right) H.A. Moyer, joint chairman representing the Waterloo Red Cross, Nurse Patricia Price, Toronto, and H.S. Chambers, chairman of the clinic.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo appeared on Page 3 of the Wednesday, April 29, 1953 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "More Blood Donors Needed Under Quota."
Bookmobile Opening [Published]
Bookmobile Opening [Published]
Photo caption from published version of 53-4450_003: "OPEN BOOKMOBILE - Miss Betty Moore (left), librarian, hands a book to Mrs. K.G. Murray and her daughter, Susan, during the opening day of operation of the Kitchener Library Bookmobile yesterday at Margaret and Fairfield Avenues.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4450_003 appeared on Page 3 of the Tuesday, March 17, 1953 edition of the newspaper.

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