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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1807-1875
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1807-1875
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Copies and summaries of the "Papers of the Airey Family," dating from 1807 to 1875 and held by the Hereford County Record Office as part of the Garnons Collection.
Name Access
Talbot, Thomas
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
Correspondence

Crimea and After, 1851-1870

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168971
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1854-1969
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1854-1969
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Copies of documents relating to the life of Richard Airey during and after the Crimean War.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
Crimean War
History
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1834-1857
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F9
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1834-1857
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Copies and summaries of documents and letters which were sent or received by Richard Airey.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
History
Correspondence

Personal Correspondance

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168980
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1962-1975
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F13
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F13
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1962-1975
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Letters, receipts and other documents sent and received by John S. Ker in his research into the life of Richard Airey.
Name Access
Ker, John S.
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
History
Correspondence

Bibliographical and Record Sources

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168973
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1961-1972
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1961-1972
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Handwritten notes and published booklists outlining sources related to the life of Richard Airey and the Crimean War.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
History
Military
Crimean War
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1927-1986
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1927-1986
Series
John Ker fonds- Talbot Estate Historical Files series
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Newspaper articles, handwritten research notes, and letters relating to Col. Thomas Talbot and the history of the Talbot Estate.
Name Access
Ker, John S.
Talbot, Thomas
Talbot Settlement
Talbot Estate
Malahide
Subject Access
History
Historic Sites
Correspondence
Newspapers

Port Talbot Period, 1847-1851

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168974
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1841-1974
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F7
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1841-1974
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Copy of an "Indenture of Lease from the Hon. Thomas Talbot to James Braddon," witnessed by Richard Airey, 1848.
Copy and transcript of a letter from Richard Airey to his sister, Isabella, 1841.
Programme and script from the Old St. Thomas Church 150th Anniversary Celebration, 1974.
Handwritten note recording members of the Airey family buried in St. Peter's, Tyrconnel.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Port Talbot (Ont.)
Old St. Thomas Church
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
History
Correspondence
Anniversary
Land Settlement

Letters to George Gray

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives181737
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1942-1943
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B6 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B6 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1942-1943
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains personal correspondence written to and from George Gray. Some letters are his son Jack who served as a pilot in World War Two.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Correspondence
Second World War
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
October 1943-1944
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B6 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B6 F6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
October 1943-1944
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains letters written to George Gray from his son Jack while he was serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force in the Second World War.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Correspondence
Second World War
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1944-1948
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B6 F7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B6 F7
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1944-1948
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains letters written to George Gray from friends in England, letters discuss the composition Duncan wrote as well as Jack's time in the army. File also contains an indexed list of who the letters are from and what their subject matter is.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Correspondence
Second World War

Letters Following Jack's Death

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives181789
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June, 1944
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh4 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh4 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June, 1944
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains letters written to George Gray following the death of his son Jack. An indexed list of who the letters are from, and how he knows them is at the front of the file.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Second World War
Correspondence

Postcard - Queen's Bridge, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives170242
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ron Payne Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1918
Accession Number
2010-37
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh4 B6 137
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ron Payne Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2010-37
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh4 B6 137
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1918
Series
Ron Payne Collection - Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
A postcard featuring an image of Queen's Bridge in St. Thomas, Ontario. It is postmarked in St. Thomas on May 13, 1918 and is addressed to Mr. Archie Renaud in Petite Cote, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Correspondence
First World War
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1840-1870
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1840-1870
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of graphic material
Scope and Content
Photocopied images of Richard Airey and the note responsible for the Charge of the Light Brigade.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
Military
Crimean War

Correspondence regarding the Griffin Coal and Ice Company

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162679
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1910-1921
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F1
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1910-1921
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence relating to the Griffin Coal and Ice Company Ltd. obtaining rights to harvest ice on Pinafore Lake. File also includes a copy of an agreement between the Michigan Central Railroad and Frank Griffin, dated 1910, which is referred to in the correspondence.
Name Access
Griffin, Frank M.
Griffin Coal and Ice Company Ltd.
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Pinafore Lake
Subject Access
Correspondence

Correspondence - Cultivating land in Charing Cross, Kent County

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162680
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891-1896
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891-1896
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records 1 plan ; 20 x 37 cm
Scope and Content
Filed internally at the Michigan Central Railroad as File No. 2300, this file contains correspondence relating to Sidney White cultivating land owned by the Michigan Central Railroad in Charing Cross, Kent County. Includes a plan of the lots in question (Concession 11, Lots 24 and 25) as well as a list of individuals who have a lease to cultivate the railway company's land in Canada with the corresponding expiry dates.
Name Access
Kent County
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence
Documents

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Correspondence regarding policy for Michigan Central Railroad employee transportation

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162682
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1907-1911
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F3
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1907-1911
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence relating to the policy surrounding employee transportation on the Michigan Central Railroad, including the issue of providing their employees with free passes.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence

Correspondence - Requests for switch keys

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162687
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1928-1942
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F4
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1928-1942
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence from the Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway as well as the Pere Marquette Railway, sent to Michigan Central Railroad's St. Thomas, Ontario headquarters with requests that switch keys be sent to them for employees in joint service.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Pere Marquette Railway
Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence

Correspondence regarding the Slingsby Manufacturing Company

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162689
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1939-1944
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F5
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1939-1944
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence sent to Mr. J.A. Machan, Division Freight Agent from the Michigan Central Railroad in St. Thomas, Ontario, from Mr. G.L. Barber from the Lake Erie and Northern Railway Co. in Preston, Ontario. The letters discuss complaints from the Slingsby Manufacturing Company regarding freight service.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Lake Erie and Northern Railway Co.
Subject Access
Correspondence

Letters to George Gray

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives181721
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June, 1940-1942
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B5 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B5 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June, 1940-1942
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains various letters to and from George Gray and his sons Jack and Duncan. Letters are written between June 1940 and 1942. They focus around their time working in Premont Farm and in Clinton.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Correspondence
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June 1934-August 1936
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B5 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B5 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
June 1934-August 1936
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains letters to and from Jack on his trip to England with Bill Turnbell in 1936. File also contains a day-to-day account of Jack's summer holidays in 1934.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Correspondence

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