Historic Photos

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is home to an extensive collection of historic photographs of Bruce County.

Browse or search our Online Collections to enjoy the photographs of the BCM&CC’s Collection.

John Harnage Scougall photo collection

The J.H. Scougall Collection is a wonderful depiction of life in rural Ontario from the 1870s to 1920s.  John Harnage Scougall was the Clerk of Kincardine and an avid amateur photographer.  You may view some of his J.H. Scougall photographs in Online Collections.

Krug family photo collection

Bruce and Howard Krug took over 22,000 photographs of local scenes, places, and events in Bruce County, Grey County and many other areas from the 1920s to 2014.  A selection of their photograph negatives are available to view in our Online Collections.

An inventory of the photographs is also available online.  Images will be scanned as requested.

You may also purchase photos through the Online Collections or contact Archives staff at archives@brucecounty.on.ca.