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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Bandmasters' Convention [Published]
Bandmasters' Convention [Published]
Photo caption accompanying published versions of all three photos: "MUSICIANS MEET - Directors from all part of Canada are attending the Canadian Bandmasters Association convention in Waterloo this weekend. On the left [53-4393_003] are three directors, FO. C.O. Hunt (seated) RCAF Training Command Band, Toronto; (standing left to right) Wilfred Manning, Woodstock, president of the CBA; FO. Carl Friberg, Central Band RCAF, Ottawa, and Inspector Ted Lydell, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Band, Ottawa. In the centre photo [see 53-4393_001 for closest version] are lecturers at the convention (left to right) Fred Weber, Michigan City, Ind.; Nilo Hovey, Indianapolis; Vincent Bach, New York. On the right [53-4393_004], Fred Moogk (right), of the Waterloo Music Company, welcomes two visitors from the west to the convention. Herbert Chandler (left), president of the Central Alberta Band Association, and W.D. Holt, both of Wetaskiwin, Alta. C.F. Thiele of Waterloo is missing the convention because of illness.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4393_003, 53-4393_004 and a photo missing from envelope appeared on Page 3 of the Saturday, April 18, 1953 edition of the newspaper.
Bandmasters' Convention [Published]
Bandmasters' Convention [Published]
Photo caption accompanying published versions of all three photos: "MUSICIANS MEET - Directors from all part of Canada are attending the Canadian Bandmasters Association convention in Waterloo this weekend. On the left [53-4393_003] are three directors, FO. C.O. Hunt (seated) RCAF Training Command Band, Toronto; (standing left to right) Wilfred Manning, Woodstock, president of the CBA; FO. Carl Friberg, Central Band RCAF, Ottawa, and Inspector Ted Lydell, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Band, Ottawa. In the centre photo [see 53-4393_001 for closest version] are lecturers at the convention (left to right) Fred Weber, Michigan City, Ind.; Nilo Hovey, Indianapolis; Vincent Bach, New York. On the right [53-4393_004], Fred Moogk (right), of the Waterloo Music Company, welcomes two visitors from the west to the convention. Herbert Chandler (left), president of the Central Alberta Band Association, and W.D. Holt, both of Wetaskiwin, Alta. C.F. Thiele of Waterloo is missing the convention because of illness.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4393_003, 53-4393_004 and a photo missing from envelope appeared on Page 3 of the Saturday, April 18, 1953 edition of the newspaper.
Bandmasters' Convention [Unpublished]
Bandmasters' Convention [Unpublished]
Photo caption accompanying published versions of all three photos: "MUSICIANS MEET - Directors from all part of Canada are attending the Canadian Bandmasters Association convention in Waterloo this weekend. On the left [53-4393_003] are three directors, FO. C.O. Hunt (seated) RCAF Training Command Band, Toronto; (standing left to right) Wilfred Manning, Woodstock, president of the CBA; FO. Carl Friberg, Central Band RCAF, Ottawa, and Inspector Ted Lydell, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Band, Ottawa. In the centre photo [see 53-4393_001 for closest version] are lecturers at the convention (left to right) Fred Weber, Michigan City, Ind.; Nilo Hovey, Indianapolis; Vincent Bach, New York. On the right [53-4393_004], Fred Moogk (right), of the Waterloo Music Company, welcomes two visitors from the west to the convention. Herbert Chandler (left), president of the Central Alberta Band Association, and W.D. Holt, both of Wetaskiwin, Alta. C.F. Thiele of Waterloo is missing the convention because of illness.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4393_003, 53-4393_004 and a photo missing from envelope appeared on Page 3 of the Saturday, April 18, 1953 edition of the newspaper.
Bandmasters' Convention [Unpublished]
Bandmasters' Convention [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4393_003, 53-4393_004 and a photo missing from envelope appeared on Page 3 of the Saturday, April 18, 1953 edition of the newspaper.
Barber Shop Presentation [Published]
Barber Shop Presentation [Published]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo appeared on Page 3 of the Monday, September 15, 1947 edition of the newspaper., Photo caption from published version of 47-433_001: "PRESENT BARBER SHOP CHARTER - The Grand River chapter of the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America Saturday received its charter, formally entering into the international organization. Arthur Underhill, president of the local chapter, second from left, is shown receiving the scroll from Les Davis of London, international director, while other officers of the chapter look on. Left to right are William Franklin, recording secretary, Mr. Underhill, Mr. Davis, Walton Snider, vice-president, and Carl Scharer, treasurer."
Baseball Jr. Nr. Riot [Published]
Baseball Jr. Nr. Riot [Published]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo appeared on Page 8 of the Monday, September 15, 1947 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Fans Mob Umpire When Kitchener Loses.", Photo caption from published version of 47-437_001: "NEAR-RIOT ENDS BALL GAME - Angered by a close decision called at home plate by Umpire Gordon Bradshaw in the Saturday game between London and Kitchener, fans mobbed the umpire at the end of the game. Kitchener Panthers lost by a score of 7 to 3. Top photo [47-437_001] shows the huge crowd as they waited for Umpire Bradshaw to come out of the dug-out while the lower photo [not in envelope] shows some fans as they dashed out on the field during the sixth inning when Harry Psutka was called out on a dash from second to home."
Baseball, Juvenile Champs [Published]
Baseball, Juvenile Champs [Published]
Photo caption from published photo: "ELIMINATED - The Kitchener juvenile baseball team, which won the Inter-County championship, has been eliminated by Windsor in the OBA playoffs. In front, left to right, are Warren Dorscht, Pat McDonnell, Nick Rintche and Art Stead; (back row) Ralph Egerdeen, coach; Howard Hupp, Terry Slumkoski, Earl Widmeyer, Ted Elsby, Paul Renaud, Claude Atto, Dennis Hilker, Jack Smola and Fred Hilker, manager.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo appeared on Page 17 of the Wednesday, September 2, 1953 edition of the newspaper.
Baseball, Kvasnak, Gallinger [Unpublished]
Baseball, Kvasnak, Gallinger [Unpublished]
Photo caption from published photo: "ON THE LINE - Outfielder Alex Kvasnak, former Waterloo star, signs a two-year contract with the Kitchener Panthers as Manager Don Gallinger looks on. Kvasnak [illegible] to the Panthers [illegible] Fred Thomas during the winter season and reports April 25.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., Photo missing from envelope appeared on Page 15 of the April 13, 1953 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Alex Kvasnak Signs Two-Year Contract."
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Published]
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Published]
Photo caption from published version of 53-4408_001: ""I GOTCHA" - Norm Hett goes up to grab a rebound for the K-W "Y" Blues as hey down Sudbury White Eagles 90-57 in the first game of their best-of-three Ontario intermediate cage finals. Sudbury's Ken Flake (11) goes up too while teammate Granceschini (30) and Jim Swartz of the Blues await developments.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 53-4408_001 appeared on Page 18 of the Saturday, April 4, 1953 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Big Second Half Gives Blues Win."
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Unpublished]
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Unpublished]
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Unpublished]
Basketball, Action Y Blues [Unpublished]
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.

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