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16 Pearl Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185703
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1910
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B3 F1 3
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 Sh1 B3 F1 3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1910
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 16 x 22 cm
Scope and Content
Two copies of a black and white photograph showing the Geddes family home located at 16 Pearl Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. The home was on the southwest corner of Pearl and Curtis Streets. An unidentified individual is pictured on the front porch, likely a member of the Geddes family.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

'20 Views Taken of Rodney, Ontario'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives16177
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1908
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B5 F1 #19
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Wray's Bookstore, Rodney, Ontario
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B5 F1 #19
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1908
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
20 colour illustrations of buildings and scenery of Rodney set against a black background. Beneath the image, there is a caption that reads: "20 Views Taken of Rodney, Ontario." Has a Rodney postmark dated July 13, 1911. Addressed to Miss Gladys Lusty of Detroit.
Name Access
Rodney (Ont.)
Images

25 Forest Avenue, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives184187
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1909
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F13 21
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 Sh1 B1 F13 21
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1909
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard showing 25 Forest Avenue in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Forest Avenue
Images

The 25th Regiment Band, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives182564
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1912
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F3 21
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 Sh1 B1 F3 21
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1912
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 13.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard featuring a group photograph of the 25th Regiment Band, St. Thomas.
Images

The 25th Regiment Band, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives182783
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1907
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F4 31
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 Sh1 B1 F4 31
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1907
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 8.5 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard featuring the 25th Regiment Band, St. Thomas, Ontario, ca. 1907. Addressed to Mr. Charlie Giles of Exfird, Ontario. Message reads "Dear Charlie, hope your [sic] well just sent a line I passed my exam. [Indiscernible] 2nd now. If I have good luck I am coming up when school stops for a week from cousin Clarence."
Images

25th Regiment Brass Band of St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives155606
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1906
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B7 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 686
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B7 F6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1906
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 15.5 x 20.5 cm
Custodial History
Transferred from the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre in May 2017.
Scope and Content
The 25th Regiment Brass Band of St. Thomas on the steps of City Hall in St. Thomas.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
Images

47 Mitchell Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185714
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B3 F2 1
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 Sh1 B3 F2 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 23 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing the exterior of the house located at 47 Mitchell Street, St. Thomas, Ontario. Mr. and Mrs. J.E. Burnett (possibly Bellnet) are pictured.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

52 Chester Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185749
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B3 F3 5
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 Sh1 B3 F3 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing a view 52 Chester Street, in St. Thomas, Ontario. An unidentified individual is sitting on the porch rail, and two unidentified children are sitting on the lawn with a doll in a carriage.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

66'- 0 Concrete Culvert On 1st County Road, Dunwich

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197408
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 15, 1909
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Location
RM3 B6 8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Creator
James A. Bell, Civil Engineers
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Room
Records Centre
Storage Location
RM3 B6 8
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 15, 1909
Series
Township of Dunwich fonds- Engineering Department series
Physical Description
1 technical drawing : 37.5 x 46 cm
Scope and Content
66'- 0 Concrete Culvert On 1st County Road, Dunwich. James A. Bell, Civil Engineers. May 15, 1909.
Name Access
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Bridges

88 Metcalfe Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives186912
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B6 F6 11
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 Sh1 B6 F6 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
History / Biographical
At the time, this property was owned Welburn Atkin (1855-1916). As of 1917, the home was owned by Fred A. Bell, son of James A. Bell. Following in his father's footsteps, who served as County Engineer for over forty years, Fred A. Bell was Engineer for the County of Elgin from 1922-1956.
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing 88 Metcalfe Street in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Images

1906 Annual Report of the Board of Education of the City of St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives191015
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1906
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh4 B4 F17
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 Sh4 B4 F17
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1906
Series
Don Cosens Collection - Elgin County Local History series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
Educational Number and Annual Report of the Board of Education of the City of St. Thomas for the year 1906.

Abe Lawton's home on Union Road

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185656
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B2 F9 5
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 Sh1 B2 F9 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing the Lawton homestead on Union Road. The house was on the west side of Union Road and was torn down in 1981. From left to right, the following individuals are identified: Abe Lawton, Ella Brady, L. Philip Brady and Annie Brady.
Name Access
Union (Ont.)
Images

'A Bit of Scenery at Port Bruce, Ontario'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives15729
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1909
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B4 F2 #4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
The Pugh Mfg. Co., Toronto
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B4 F2 #4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1909
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of farmland near Port Bruce. Image is framed by a large, gold embossed border. Has an Aylmer postmark dated May 15, 1909, and a Malahide postmark dated May 17, 1909. Addressed to Mr. Wheeler Pressey of Malahide.
Name Access
Port Bruce (Ont.)
Images

Active Officers and Past Masters, Masonic Lodges 44 and 302, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives147180
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Storage Location
R6 S5 Sh4 B4
C3 Sh5 B7 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Creator
Henry Roe
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 638
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S5 Sh4 B4
C3 Sh5 B7 F4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing Active Officers and Past Masters, Masonic Lodges 44 and 302, St. Thomas, ca. 1905. Photograph was taken by Henry Roe in the Spencer Brothers Dining Hall, 306 Talbot Street, St. Thomas. The photograph has been annotated with the last names of the men shown: front row, left to right, Smith, McCormick, Fisher, Honsinger, Judd, Bond, Dr. McCrimmon; middle row, left to right, Dunsmore, Kennedy, Scrase, Midgley, Dubber, Cochrane, Mell, Ingram, J. Hemming; back row, left to right, Burns, Johnson, Caughell, Guest, McConnell, Geddes, Marshall, Stover, McNames.
Subject Access
Masonic Lodge
Masonry
Images

Aerial Photograph - St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives161287
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B7 F10 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B6 F10
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B7 F10 6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of St. Thomas, Ontario featuring a view of the Baptist Church and the Hincks Street Railway crossing. An annotation on the reverse of the photograph notes that the church's steeple burned down Easter Sunday in 1962. A caption below the image reads "Bird's Eye View of St. Thomas from Fire Hall"
Name Access
Baptist Chapel
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Aerial Photographs
Churches
Railways
Images

Aerial Photograph - St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives161288
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B7 F10 7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B6 F10
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B7 F10 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Aerial photograph of St. Thomas, Ontario, looking from the south. Contains three images in a collage with the words "St. Thomas, From the South." at the centre.
Name Access
Baptist Chapel
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Aerial Photographs
Churches
Railways
Images

Aerial View of St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives188670
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1904
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh3 B3 F2 7
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 Sh3 B3 F2 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1904
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing an aerial view of St. Thomas, Ontario. Photograph is part of an album complied by Charles E. Hind (See M5 S1 Sh3 B3 F2 for file description).
Images

'A Glimpse of Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives15075
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1907
Accession Number
2005-26
2013-11
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B3 F2 #13
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
The Valentine and Sons Publishing Co., Ltd., Montreal and Toronto
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
2013-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B3 F2 #13
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1907
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Postcard featuring a colour illustration of people standing on a foot bridge over-looking Port Stanley beach and Lake Erie. One has a St. Thomas postmark dated August 3, 1908, and is addressed to Miss Alta Close of New Sarum, Ontario. One has a London, Ontario postmark dated September 17, and is addressed to Mr. William Davis of Viden Manor (?), Ontario. One has a St. Thomas postmark dated June 6, 1911, and is addressed to Mrs. Chas Humphrey of Rodney, Ontario. Copy received as part of AN 2013-11 is postmarked Port Stanley, August 31, 1907 and is addressed from Edna [Marlatt] to Mrs. A. Leonard, Box 205, Aylmer, Ontario.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Lake Erie
Images

Agreement between the Michigan Central Railroad and Samuel Buxton, 1908-1911

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162801
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908-1911
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908-1911
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File internally by the Michigan Central Railroad as File No. 1187, this file contains a lease agreement between the Michigan Central Railroad, lessee of the Canada Southern Railway, and Samuel Buxton of Petrolia, dated December 1, 1910. Agreement allows Buxton to lease a parcel of property owned by the Michigan Central Railroad near Petrolia, Ontario, in the Township of Enniskillen. The subject property was located east of Centre Avenue, and south of Blind Line Road, between Concessions 11 and 12. File also contains associated correspondence, from 1908-1911 and includes a plan showing the house and land leased to Buxton, dated December 12, 1910.
Name Access
Canada Southern Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways

Agreement between the Michigan Central Railroad and the Township of Yarmouth for new subways at Ross Street and First Avenue in St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162793
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F6
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
1 plan
Physical Condition
Poor condition; handle with care. Plan was previously stored folded, and is brittle with several losses. Stored folded to avoid forcing creases to lay flat.
Scope and Content
File contains an agreement between the Michigan Central Railroad and the Corporation of the Township of Yarmouth. The agreement approves the application of the Michigan Central Railroad to divert and widen Ross Street and build a subway, and to divert and widen First Avenue, and to build a new subway west of the old subway. Includes a plan showing the proposed subway on Ross Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, dated May 1908.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Yarmouth (Ont. : Township)
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Ross Street
First Avenue
Subject Access
Railways

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