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London and Port Stanley Bridge

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives13335
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1 F33 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1 F33 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 20 x 24.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing a wooden bridge belonging to the London and Port Stanley Railway. Overhead wires are visible. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "London & Port Stanley Bridge".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Bridges- railroad
Bridges
Photography
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
objects
Date Range
[190?]-1909
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1
GMD
graphic material
objects
Date Range
[190?]-1909
Physical Description
263 photographs : b&w and col.
1 photograph album cover : 28 x 36.5 cm
History / Biographical
Calvin Winslow Ellis was born April 2, 1877 in Aylmer, Ontario, the son of Isaac Newton Ellis, a carriage maker, and Alma Jane (Calvert) Ellis. Ellis moved to St. Thomas, Ontario c. 1902. In 1906 he worked as an automobile agent. From c. 1913 to 1916 Ellis worked as operator and projectionist at the Star Theatre, 467 Talbot Street, St. Thomas. From c. 1918 until his death in 1935, Ellis worked as an electrical contractor (briefly partnering with Harry W. Beck in business as Ellis & Beck, Electrical Contractors, 12 Metcalfe Street, St. Thomas, c. 1920), electrician and (from c. 1927) proprietor of an electrical repair business at 1 White St., St. Thomas. He married Louise B. Ellis c. 1927. Ellis died February 6, 1935 and was buried in Aylmer Cemetery.
Custodial History
Part of the collection of the Elgin County Pioneer Museum, under accession number B.d.2 Transferred to the Archives from the Elgin County Museum in March, 2007.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of photographs taken and/or collected by Calvin Winslow Ellis, St Thomas, Ontario, perhaps in his capacity as a member of the St. Thomas Camera Club. Fonds includes portraits and other images of Ellis' friends and family; landscape photographs showing various picturesque locations, primarily in Elgin County but also in the vicinity of Niagara Falls, Elora, Delhi and Elmira, Ontario; numerous images of civic buildings, public infrastructure, businesses, bridges, streets and private residences in and around St. Thomas, Ontario; several images documenting the property and activities of various railway companies, including the London and Port Stanley Railway Company, the Michigan Central Railway and the Pere Marquette Railway; several images featuring early automobiles; and numerous images showing various locations in and around Port Stanley, Ontario, including the village itself, its harbour, its rail yards, summer cottages, the waterfront, Orchard Beach and Hill Crest.
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
St. Thomas Camera Club
London and Port Stanley Railway
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Pere Marquette Railway
Subject Access
Photography
Automobiles
Bridges
Bridges- railroad
Business and Industry
Railways

London & Port Stanley Freight Shed on Colborne Street, London

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168688
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Accession Number
2014-42
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F3 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-42
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F3 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 19 x 24 cm
Scope and Content
London & Port Stanley Freight Shed on Colborne Street, London, ca. 1920.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
London (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Postcard booklet entitled "The London and Port Stanley Railway"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168739
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F5 16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F5 16
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 postcard : sepia ; 7 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
A four-part postcard booklet entitled "The London and Port Stanley Railway", ca. 1920. Comprised of the following pages/postcards:
Athletic Grounds, Port Stanley (W5 Sh2 B7 F5 16 1)
Coal Storage Docks, Port Stanley (W5 Sh2 B7 F5 16 2)
Terminal and Dance Pavilion, Port Stanley (W5 Sh2 B7 F5 16 3)
Quick unloading Coal Trestle, London (W5 Sh2 B7 F5 16 4)
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Kingsmill train station

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168740
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F5 17
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F5 17
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Publication
Posted as header photo on Twitter: June-July 2019.
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 postcard : sepia ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Scope and Content
Kingsmill train station, ca. 1910.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway station on Kains Street in St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168754
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1917
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1917
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 15 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
London and Port Stanley Railway station on Kains Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. This building was often referred to as the Kains Street Depot, and was later used as a freight house when the railway built a new station on Talbot Street. Upon completion of new St. Thomas depot at Talbot Street this building will be used for the freight department exclusively."
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

London & Port Stanley Railway Crossing, No. 4 Highway, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168755
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1963
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 12
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1963
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
Looking south from the London & Port Stanley Railway Crossing, No. 4 Highway, St. Thomas, 1963.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Pinafore Yard, London & Port Stanley Railway Highway 4 Crossing

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168756
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1963
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 13
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 13
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1963
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.5 x 15.5 cm
Scope and Content
Pinafore Yard, looking north from the Number 4 Highway Crossing, London & Port Stanley Railway, St. Thomas, 1963. Bob Ray is pictured standing by the automobile.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Pinafore Yard on the London & Port Stanley Railway line, looking north

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168757
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 14
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F6 14
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 17.5 x 22.5 cm
Scope and Content
Pinafore Yard on the London & Port Stanley Railway line, looking north, ca. 1940. Sunset Drive is the road on the left. Parkside Collegiate would be on the right today.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Souvenir program for the first annual London & Port Stanley Railway Benefit Association Booster Day, Port Stanley, August 19, 1933

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168868
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1933
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W4 Sh2 B4 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W4 Sh2 B4 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1933
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Publications series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
Souvenir program for the first annual London & Port Stanley Railway Benefit Association Booster Day, Port Stanley, August 19, 1933
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway

Souvenir program for the second annual London & Port Stanley Railway Benefit Association Booster Day, Port Stanley, August 18, 1934

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168872
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1934
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Location
W4 Sh2 B4 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-44
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W4 Sh2 B4 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1934
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Publications series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
Souvenir program for the second annual London & Port Stanley Railway Benefit Association Booster Day, Port Stanley, August 18, 1934.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway

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