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Colour photo collage of three different buildings. One is brown brick, one is stone and one is yellow frame.

The three buildings that make up the Oshawa Museum (Robinson, Henry and Guy).


This exhibit is a collaborative project with content sourced from various community archives and the local community, connecting the museum’s collection to Canadians of all ages and backgrounds.

The team at the Oshawa Museum would like to recognize the following individuals and organizations in producing this exhibit:

Hamilton Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA)
Archives of Ontario
Library and Archives Canada
Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation
Dave Mowat
Oshawa Navy League
Emily Paivalainen
Larissa Fenn, HOPA
Claudio Faria, Manager, HOPA, Port Oshawa
Nicole Adams, Oshawa Public Libraries
Sonya Jones, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery
Linda Cory Bazowsky
Sandra Gaskell
Mary Ellen Cole
Ted Rundle
Victor Hanakowski
Ken Crichton
Shawn Perron
William Eby
Sara Harvey
Richard B. Townsend
Bradley Kubata
Great Lakes Vessel Registries
Inland Lloyds Lake Vessel Registry
Maritime Museum of the Great Lakes
CHJ Snider, Schooner Days Column, Toronto Telegram

Additional Resources and Websites

Hamilton Oshawa Port Authority

Learn more about Robert Stephenson, a local shipwreck researcher and Lake Ontario diver.

Maritime Museum of the Great Lakes – Ship Lists Research

For more information on the Oshawa Museum, our exhibits and our collections, please visit our website.

This online project was developed with the support of the Digital Museums Canada investment program. Digital Museums Canada is managed by the Canadian Museum of History, with the financial support of the Government of Canada.