Station Stories

Palmerston Businesses in 1938

Palmerston Businesses in 1938

An analysis of pre- and post-Depression newspaper advertisements demonstrating the massive cultural shift from boom to bust that took place between 1929 and 1933.
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The Station

The Station

On Saturday, September 10, local history buff and champion of the Palmerston Railway Station Museum, Bob McEachern was honoured with a plaque and the establishment of the R.W. McEachern Research & Genealogy Centre.
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Verdun S. Woyce

Verdun S. Woyce

An analysis of pre- and post-Depression newspaper advertisements demonstrating the massive cultural shift from boom to bust that took place between 1929 and 1933.
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Robert J. Wilson

Robert J. Wilson

One of Palmerston's treasured landmarks, "Old 81" is a memorial to the days when "Iron Horses" were stabled within the Town.
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William “Bill” McMillan

William “Bill” McMillan

The election of the Perth County provincial representative received extensive coverage in the Palmerston Observer for the better part of two months in 1943.
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