Welcome to the SCHC Exhibit Page

Here you can view and/or download (.pdf) the panels from our most recent exhibits. Feel free to share them, use them in school projects –or just to learn a bit more about the heritage of Cobourg, Northumberland County and, of course, Ontario and Canada.

2016 Theme: Sports

1.  Baseball
i. Cobourg Baseball
ii. Paul Quantrill
2.  Basketball
3. Boxing
4. Curling
5. Football
i. Lynn Bottoms
ii. Galloping Ghosts
6. Highland Games
7. Hockey
i. Gord Brooks
ii. Dennis O’Brien

2015 Theme:  Industry & Commerce

1.  Cobourg’s Early Settlers (3 panels)
2.  Agriculture
i.  Fairs
ii.  Massey
3.  Banks
4.  Breweries
i.  Breweries, Distilleries, & Taverns 
ii.  Prohibition
5. Cobourg Companies:
i. The Cooey Company
ii. Dyeing Company
iii. Field and Brothers
iv. General Wire and Cable
v. Kraft Canada
vi. Newspapers
vii. Railway Car Companies
viii. The Tannery
ix. Woolen Mill Matting Factory
6. Henley Arcade
7. Hotels
8. Inventions
9. Labour Council
10. Lydia Pinkham

2014 Theme:  Our Military Story

1.  The Militia:
3.  Early Conflicts
iii.  Boer War
4.  WWI
i.  Vimy Ridge
iv.  Currie Trial 1 & 2; 3 & 4
5.  WWII
i.  Gordon Keenan
iv.  Five Women
v.  Three Chaplains & their Memorial Window
vi.  Victoria Cross
b)  John Foote
viii.  HMCS Cobourg & HMCSPortHope
7.  War & Art

2013 Theme:  Our Transportation Story

1.  Our Native Heritage:   Snowshoe & Toboggan   Canoe & Papoose
4.  The Harbour
          i.  The Early Years
          ii.  Boom & Bust/Captain Rooney
          iii.  The Transition Years
          iv.  HMCS Cobourg
          vi.  The Renaissance
          vii.  The Cobourg Yacht Club
5.   The Railways
          i.  Railway Fever
          ii.  Getting Started
          iv.  Death by Degrees/Our Heritage
          vi.  The Grand Trunk/The Canadian Northern