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. See the Kitchener-Waterloo Photographic Negative Collection finding aid for more information.
Photo caption that accompanied the photos: "PLAYOFF TRAIL - Three Twin City hoop squads start their group playoffs this week. On the left [54-5597_004] are the tall and short of the Waterloo College Mules, Jim Cotter (left) and Sig Schnepf. They meet Tamroth Homes in the intermediate "B" playdowns with the first game tomorrow night at the Collegiate. Members of the Tams team are shown top right [54-5597_001] (left to right) Ken Thompson, Lou Schnepf, Bob Heintzman and Jim Smith. Bottom right [54-5597_003], YMCA Blues stalwarts who travel to Brantford for the first game of their intermediate "A" playdowns (left to right) Joe Karai, Bobbie Kuntz, Howie Johannes, Doug Plunkett and Norm Hett. Playoff series are all best-of-three.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 54-5597_001, 54-5597_003 and 54-5597_004 appeared on Page 17 of the Wednesday, January 27, 1954 edition of the newspaper.
Photo caption from published photo: "COUNSELLOR SPEAKS - Guidance counsellor Mrs. [Vivien] T.L. Batke spoke Tuesday on the Changing Role of Women at the annual ladies' luncheon of the K-W Kiwanis Club.", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 66-101_04 appeared in the April 13, 1966 edition of the newspaper as a part of the article: "Antiquated Thinking Blocking Brainy Girls From Right Jobs."
Photo caption from published photo: "Mrs. Vivien Batke sums up lecture on Women as Citizens in which she criticized "sex-segregated organizations."", Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff., 65-2166_06 appeared in the April 7, 1965 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Auxiliary Role of Women Deplored."