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Item ID# AX2016.021.004
Title Canadian Echo
Object Name Newspaper
Dates of Creation 1912 - 1941 (Microfilmed in [?] and 1984)
Creator Canadian Echo
Other Creators Reels 21-31 Microfilmed by The Ontario Department of Public Records and Archives; Reels 32-36 Microfilmed by Intech Associates.
Description Microfilm reels of the "Canadian Echo" Wiarton newspaper from 1912 to 1941, with some issues missing.
Finding Aids The First World War era newspapers have been scanned and will be available for viewing online in PDF format under "Finding Aid and Transcription Links."
Finding Aid and Transcription Links The following links open large PDF files. The Optical Character Recognition, which makes them searchable using CTRL-F, is currently very basic with a number of spelling errors. An ongoing project with the Bruce County Genealogical Society is working to improve the text recognition and search function.

Canadian Echo August to December 1914 (63 MB, Basic OCR)
Canadian Echo 1915 (73 MB, Basic OCR)
Canadian Echo 1916 (75 MB, Basic OCR)
Canadian Echo 1917 (169 MB, Basic OCR)
Canadian Echo 1918 (69 MB, Basic OCR)
Physical Description 15.5 microfilm reels ; 35 mm
Subjects Newspaper industry
Businesses and Organizations The Wiarton Echo
Place Wiarton
Level of Description File