The R.B. Layton Postcard Collection
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  • "Joe Howe" Falls, Victoria Park, Truro, N.S.
        Reverse side reads: "Aug. 13. We were very sorry not to see you when we were at Sydney. We took the trolley to Glace Bay but did not have time to get out as friends had plans made for us. We saw the service going on in your church and ...
      Reverse side reads: "Aug. 13. We were very sorry not to see ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Pres Qu'Isle, Cabot Trail, Cape Breton
        Pres Qu'Isle, Cabot Trail, Cape Breton
      Pres Qu'Isle, Cabot Trail, Cape Breton
    Oakville Public Library
  • Mountains and Trout Pool near Cheticamp, Cape Breton, N.S.
        Mountains and Trout Pool near Cheticamp, Cape Breton, N.S.
      Mountains and Trout Pool near Cheticamp, Cape Breton, N.S.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Old Waterloo Row, Fredericton, N.B.
        Reverse reads: "Fredericton, N.B. Nov. 16th /09 Your paper for the Band and letter have both reached F'ton. O.K. It is a splendid paper and very interesting. We shall have it at Band next Tuesday evening. It puts me very much in mind of your talk on Labrador this evening, ...
      Reverse reads: "Fredericton, N.B. Nov. 16th /09 Your paper for the Band ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Victoria Jubilee Bridge, Montreal
        Reverse reads: "The Manse, Oakfield, 23/12/07 Very glad to hear from you am not writing a letter as we hope to see you home soon. Had a letter from Mary tonight, the first this month. She is well. Had seen M.K. Grant - was quite well when she wrote. We ...
      Reverse reads: "The Manse, Oakfield, 23/12/07 Very glad to hear from you ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • The Bridge and Falls, St. John, N.B., Canada
        Reverse reads: "St. John, N.B., July 24/20 Dear Mr. Layton, Just saw Mr. McKeigan. He is looking fine and says he weighs 10 lbs more than usual. He wished to be remembered to you. My own condition is excellent. Sorry you were bothered with those rubbers I left at your ...
      Reverse reads: "St. John, N.B., July 24/20 Dear Mr. Layton, Just saw ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Rideau Canal and Inter-Provincial Bridge, Ottawa
        A postcard of the Rideau Canal and Inter-Provincial Bridge in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
      A postcard of the Rideau Canal and Inter-Provincial Bridge in Ottawa, Ontario, ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Old Bridge of Forth, Stirling
        Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton: Built c. 1400. All roads had to meet here to cross the Forth at Stirling. Forth a natural barrier across Scotland. Battle of St. Br. 1297 -- Scots 10,000, Eng. 50,000.
      Reverse notes by Rev. R.B. Layton: Built c. 1400. All roads had ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • The Auld Brig O'Doon Ayr
        Reverse: Aug. 10/10 In haste. A.M.K.
      Reverse: Aug. 10/10 In haste. A.M.K.
    Oakville Public Library
  • Lakewood Scene, N.J.
        Front: Feb. 24 '06 We leave for East Orange this morning. Have had a most delightful time. This picture shows the longer end of the lake where I have been skating. L.M. [Louise MacLeod]
      Front: Feb. 24 '06 We leave for East Orange this morning. Have ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Magdalen College, from the Meadows, Oxford
        Reverse: Oxford, Aug. 1/10 We like Oxford very much. Walked this morning almost steadily for 3 1/2 hrs. I was tired and sick of Colleges. We go to Leamington to-night and to-morrow to Warwick, Kenilworth & Stratford. On Wed. H & I go to Scotland & the school marms to ...
      Reverse: Oxford, Aug. 1/10 We like Oxford very much. Walked this morning ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Westminster Bridge, London
        Reverse: London July 4/10 Sent you a book on the Passion Play the other day. Hope it will reach you. It is like the ones we used to follow the Play and I thought perhaps a copy would be interesting to you. With kind remembrances. A.M.K.
      Reverse: London July 4/10 Sent you a book on the Passion Play ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Niagara Falls and Falls View Bridge from Gorge
        Reverse: Good Boat Trip from Toronto. Leslie has asked me to come and stay for a week in Sept. but I told him that it was hardly possible. Think I will take the Bus by way of Ithica and stop & see Marg Aldwinckle. Love, James
      Reverse: Good Boat Trip from Toronto. Leslie has asked me to come ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Oxford, Nuneham Bridge & Cottages
        Photograph of pedestrian bridge over a side stream of the Thames River, near Oxford, England.
      Photograph of pedestrian bridge over a side stream of the Thames River, ...
    Oakville Public Library
  • Venezia, Ponte di Rialto
        Reverse: June 24/10 Gondolas are all very well but a canoe suits me better. We leave tomorrow for Vienna. A.M.K.
      Reverse: June 24/10 Gondolas are all very well but a canoe suits ...
    Oakville Public Library
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The R.B. Layton Postcard Collection


Rev. Dr. Robert Blackwood Layton (1879-1973) was a Presbyterian minister from Nova Scotia who had churches in Trinidad, and Nova Scotia. He moved to Alberta in 1924 and the next year became a United Church minister (at church union). He was educated at Dalhousie University, Pinehill Presbyterian College, University of Glasgow, and had an honorary doctorate conferred on him by the University of Alberta.