Highlighting in vintage postcards the history of towns and townships in the greater Lake Nipissing and Lake Temagami areas of Northern Ontario, Canada, including the Nipissing District and portions of the Parry Sound district which are in the “Blue Sky Region.” These Canadian postcards are shown in digital, virtual museum format for educational purposes. If you have images or historical information which you’d like to share with our virtual museum, feel free to do so. To navigate these pages, mouse over the top navigation bar. Drop-down menus will appear of the areas of interest. Click on the thumbnails for larger images. Close the larger image before opening another thumbnail. The occasional duplicates for sale can be found using the search box on the main (home) page of VintagePostcards.org.
See the postcard-collecting, Canadiana and Northern Ontario Postcard Photographers pages for more information about collecting vintage postcards. You can learn more about this postcard dealer on the About Us page, and about those who have contributed to the project on the Acknowledgments and Credits page.
Old antique postcards tell the stories of North Bay, Temagami, Bear Island, Bonfield, Callander and Corbeil, Commanda, the Ferguson Highway (Highway 11), Lavigne and Verner, Marten River, Alderdale, Monetville and Noëlville, Nipissing Village, Powassan and Trout Creek, Sturgeon Falls, Sundridge, Trout Lake, Restoule, South River, Tilden Lake, Tomiko Ontario, Dokis, Rutherglen, Trout Mills, and other areas of interest. Enjoy the story of artist Frederic Remington’s moose hunting trip, taken over 100 years ago near Mattawa, or read about the Orangemen’s Parades. See our rare collection of New Ontario Brewery breweriana collectibles.