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Colour Illustration of Train Excursion to Port Stanley, 1872

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives152148
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1872
Storage Location
Box 248, File 9
R11 S5 Sh3 B3
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 248, File 9
R11 S5 Sh3 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1872
Publication
Posted on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter : August 2, 2021.
Physical Description
1 photograph : col.
Scope and Content
Photograph of a colour illustration by Bohuslav Kroupa published in the "Canadian Illustrated News" issue of July 6, 1872 and entitled "The Cheap Excursion: One Fare There and Back". Reproduced in Christopher Andreae, "The London and Port Stanley Railway" (1974), p. 12. The carriage shown in the drawing is marked "Port Stanley" and the illustration may show passengers boarding a London and Port Stanley Railway excursion train to Port Stanley.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Art
URL Notes
Link directs to a Facebook post that features image ECVFB248F9. Published August 2, 2021.
Images
Websites / Street View

Alma College - Main Hall with Art Collection

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives12410
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Storage Location
R6 S3 Sh3 B2 #92
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S3 Sh3 B2 #92
GMD
graphic material
Series
Alma College fonds - Photographs series
Physical Description
one photograph : b&w ; 10cm x 16.5cm
Physical Condition
Fair
Photo has been folded in half - stablized with document repair tape
paper has been partially removed due to having been taped to mount and removed
Scope and Content
Interior hallway showing arched doorway and paintings on walls.
Name Access
Alma College
Alma Ladies College
Subject Access
Architecture
Art
Schools
Images

Profile Photographs, General Interest - Marilyn McCormack

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives165844
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
February 20, 1969
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
W12 B7 157
  1 image     1 document  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W12 B7 157
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
February 20, 1969
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w ; 11.5 x 7.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Marilyn McCormack, son of Wing Commander J.G and Mrs. McCormack of 22 Farley Place, St. Thomas, a grad 11 student at Alma College, studying art. Published by the St. Thomas Times Journal on February 20, 1969. (W12 B7 157)
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Alma College
Subject Access
Newspapers
Student
Art
Schools
Images
Documents

Postcard - Alma College Grounds

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ron Payne Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
[ca. 1920s]
Accession Number
2010-37
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh4 B6 134
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 134
GMD
textual records
Date Range
[ca. 1920s]
Series
Ron Payne Collection - Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
A postcard featuring the grounds of Alma College in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
Alma College
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Correspondence
Images

Postcard - Alma College

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives170240
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ron Payne Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
[ca. 1950s]
Accession Number
2010-37
Storage Location
R12 S1 Sh4 B6 135
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 135
GMD
textual records
Date Range
[ca. 1950s]
Series
Ron Payne Collection - Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
A postcard a view of Alma College in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
Alma College
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Correspondence
Images

Correspondence regarding a proposed agreement for the Michigan Central Railroad to consolidate with the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162731
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1929-1932
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B5 F2
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B5 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1929-1932
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
6.0 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains internal correspondence regarding a possible strategy for the Michigan Central Railroad to consolidate its operations with the London and Port Stanley Railway. Many letters include attached newspaper articles about the London and Port Stanley Railway, as well as reports that analyze the London and Port Stanley Railway's business operations. Includes a report outlining the history of the London and Port Stanley Railway, as well as statements from 1929 outlining their operating expenses and earnings, assets and liabilities, and an auditor's report. This is contrasted with a comparative report on the Michigan Central Railroad.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence
Railways

Correspondence regarding operations of the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162733
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936-1957
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B5 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B5 F3
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B5 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936-1957
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
5.0 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains internal correspondence between Michigan Central Railroad staff regarding the operations of the London and Port Stanley Railway, in the context of analyzing if it would be advantageous for the Michigan Central Railroad to purchase the London and Port Stanley Railway. Correspondence also includes discussion of issues arising with the Michigan Central Railroad's business in London, where the company had joint agreements with the London and Port Stanley Railway. File also includes reports and newspaper articles regarding the London and Port Stanley's business and services, including when the London and Port Stanley Railway ceased passenger service. These items are often attached to associated correspondence.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence
Railways

Alma College - Art Class

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives16649
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Storage Location
R6 S3 Sh5 B1 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds
Creator
J. H. Hopkins
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S3 Sh5 B1 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Publication
Published in the book: "All the Girls Have Gone: Alma College: The Latter Years", by Susan Butlin, 2011. Page xvii.
Posted on Facebook: April 3, 2019.
Series
Alma College fonds - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm on sheet 30 x 35 cm
Physical Condition
Good
History / Biographical
Julia Payne Smith, from Paynes Mills, was an artist who taught at Alma, ca. 1900 to 1912. She and her husband William 'St. Thomas' Smith had met while at art college in Toronto together. They married in 1886 and moved to St. Thomas. In keeping with the importance of the Arts and Crafts movement in Canada in the years around 1900, in ca. 1900, the Alma College Art Department offered instruction in clay modeling, woodcarving and sculpture, taught by Julia Smith; her husband William taught classes in painting and sketching and served as the Director of the Art Department. (biographical information taken from Susan Butlin's 2011 book: "All The Girls Have Gone: Alma College: The Latter Years").
Scope and Content
Interior portrait labeled "Art Class" of students with Art instructor Julia Payne Smith seated centre, ca. 1910.
Name Access
Alma College
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Hopkins Studio
Subject Access
Schools
Photographers
Art
Images

Alma College: Invitation to An Exhibition of Paintings by Mrs. Lila McGillivray Knowles

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1955
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh7 B2 F2 27
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh7 B2 F2 27
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1955
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Ephemera series
Physical Description
1 invitation
Scope and Content
Alma College: Invitation to An Exhibition of Paintings by Mrs. Lila McGillivray Knowles, opening on Monday, November 7th, 1955.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Alma College
Subject Access
Art

Painting of Alma College by Peter Robson

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives195189
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds - Artworks series
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1992
Accession Number
2020-04
Storage Location
C4 Sh1 9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds - Artworks series
Creator
Peter Robson
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2020-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh1 9
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1992
Physical Description
1 painting : 20 x 25 cm [framed]
Scope and Content
A framed painting of Alma College by Peter Robson, commissioned to commemorate Alma College and recognize its 115th year of service to education.
Name Access
Alma College
Alma Ladies College
St. Thomas Ladies College
Subject Access
Education
Schools
Art
Art Work

Painting of Alma College by Peter Robson

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives195192
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds - Artworks series
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1992
Accession Number
2020-04
Storage Location
C4 Sh1 10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds - Artworks series
Creator
Peter Robson
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2020-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh1 10
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1992
Physical Description
1 painting : 20 x 25 cm [framed]
Scope and Content
A framed painting of Alma College by Peter Robson, commissioned to commemorate Alma College and recognize its 115th year of service to education.
Name Access
Alma College
Alma Ladies College
St. Thomas Ladies College
Subject Access
Education
Schools
Art
Art Work

Drawing of the Flora Sifton Entrance Gates

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives195193
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds - Artworks series
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980
Accession Number
2020-04
Storage Location
C4 Sh1 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds - Artworks series
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2020-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh1 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980
Physical Description
1 drawing : 22 x 27 cm [framed]
Scope and Content
A framed drawing of the Flora Sifton Entrance Gates, dedicated October 19, 1980.
Name Access
Alma College
Alma Ladies College
St. Thomas Ladies College
Subject Access
Education
Schools
Art
Art Work

Art Exhibition, Alma College

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives64965
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Storage Location
Box 533, Envelope 95217
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 533, Envelope 95217
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Publication
Posted on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter: August 24, 2021
Physical Description
Glass-plate negative
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Interior view of an art exhibition at Alma College, St. Thomas, ca. 1895. Four unidentified women are visible, but it is not known if they are students, artists, or teachers at the College. One display easel is labelled with the name "H. Hume".
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Alma College
Subject Access
Schools
Education
Art
Artists
Images

Sutherland Boggs & MacKey

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Storage Location
Box 74, Envelope 23002
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 74, Envelope 23002
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Two studio portraits (on one negative) of Jean Sutherland Boggs, left, and probably Eleanor MacKey, both Alma College students, ca. 1935. Sutherland Boggs (June 11, 1922-August 22, 2014) became a prominent academic and art historian, and was the first female director (1966-1976) of the National Gallery of Canada. She was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1973.
Name Access
Alma College
Alma Ladies College
Subject Access
Schools
Education
Art
Images
Websites / Street View

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