Black pioneers of Wellington County

Diana Braithwaite has film footage, photos and documents from her research in Wellington County which she will be digitizing and uploading to the new Black Pioneers of Wellington County section on the Rella Braithwaite Black History Foundation website.

To learn more about the foundation and the website go to:

History of Harriston's older homes

Harriston Historical Society member Mark MacKenzie has completed his book Beyond Harriston's Boulevards. Over the years Mark has painstakingly researched and documented the history of older homes and businesses in the town. His book is full of photographs, old newspaper advertisements and anecdotes connected with many of the old homes and their residents.

To order a copy contact Mark at