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1,000 Island Bridge - St. Lawrence

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166975
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
May 1955
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
W11 B4 277
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W11 B4 277
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
May 1955
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative; 4.5 x 3.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white negative photograph, featuring the 1000 Island Bridge, on the St. Lawrence River, in May 1955. (W11 B4 277)
Subject Access
Bridges
Images

1-24'-0" Concrete Arch, Turner Bridge on road between Concession 1 and 2

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197401
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
June 16, 1919
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Location
RM3 B6 1 (A-E)
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 1 (A-E)
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
June 16, 1919
Series
Township of Dunwich fonds- Engineering Department series
Physical Description
1 technical drawing : 42.5 x 61 cm
Scope and Content
1-24'-0" Concrete Arch, Turner Bridge on road between Concession 1 and 2, opposite Lot 17, Township of Dunwich. James A. Bell and son, Civil Engineers, June 16, 1919.
Name Access
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Bridges

1-24' Concrete Skew Span on the road between Concession 2 and 3, Opposite Lot 14, Largie Bridge

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197480
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 9, 1923
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Location
RM3 A7 1
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 A7 1
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 9, 1923
Series
Township of Dunwich fonds- Engineering Department series
Physical Description
1 technical drawing : 46.5 x 61.5 cm
Scope and Content
1-24' Concrete Skew Span on the road between Concession 2 and 3, Opposite Lot 14, Largie Bridge. Township of Dunwich, County of Elgin, County Road #9. James A. Bell and Son, Civil Engineers, May 9, 1923.
Name Access
Elgin (Ont. : County)
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Bridges

1st Battalion marching on Talbot Street, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives114436
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1914
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh1 B2 F2
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Item Number
B-35
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh1 B2 F2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1914
Publication
Published in St. Thomas: 100 Years a City 1881-1981, p. 130.
Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal Bygone Days feature, and on the Archives flickr site, August 22, 2014: https://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/14995319191/in/photostream/.
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Photographs Series
Scope and Content
1st Battalion marching on Talbot Street, St. Thomas, August 22, 1914. The recruits were marching east along Talbot Street enroute to the London & Port Stanley Railway Station at Kains Street, where they would board a train bound for London, Ontario and onward to Valcartier, Quebec. This was the first contingent of Elgin County men sent overseas during the First World War (left Canada on October 7, 1914). Lieutenant G.A. Metcalfe, shown here leading the contingent, was an assistant principal at Myrtle Street School, St. Thomas and was the first fatal officer casualty from Elgin County in the First World War, killed in action at Givenchy, France, June 20, 1915. The men shown marching in civilian dress are St. Thomas veterans of the Fenian Raids of the 1860s. Marching in civilian dress at right is F.W. Wright, Mayor of St. Thomas, 1897-1898. View shows Talbot Street, St. Thomas, north side, looking west from Holy Angels Church. View includes Journal Building (including the original domed tower), Home Bank Building (25th Regiment clubroom located on the second floor), Dowler's Men's Wear, W.E. Maxwell Dry Goods, Jos. McAlpine pianos, G.W. Armitage billiards and bowling. File includes:
glass-plate negative
glass lantern slide
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 28 (Mary to Hiawatha)
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 29 (Hiawatha to Mondamin)
URL Notes
For contemporary view see Google Street View, accessed August 19, 2014.
Images
Websites / Street View

1 Wellington Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives188372
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1913
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh3 B2 F5 18
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 B2 F5 18
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1913
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing 1 Wellington Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, which was the McLachlin family home. It was built in 1878 for Archibald McLachlin, former St. Thomas mayor and philathropist who established a bookstore in St. Thomas as well as the Canadian Home Journal in 1859. A caption beneath the image reads "The House". Photograph is part of an album acquired from the McLachlin home.
Images

2 Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen timebooks

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum62919
Museum / Archive
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Date Range From
1967
Date Range To
1969
Material
Paper
Storage Location
GWR Cabinet 1, Section 6, Shelf c
Museum / Archive
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Description Level
Pair
Number of Artifacts
2
Description
2 Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen time books; one is for 1967-8 (has “Bendell” written on the top), the other is for 1968-9.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
good
Category
Documentary
Accession Number
2009.2.9
Storage Location
GWR Cabinet 1, Section 6, Shelf c
Date Range From
1967
Date Range To
1969

2nd Cub Pack, Our Lady of Sorrows, Aylmer - Visiting Malahide Telephone Company

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives53186
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1975
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C9 Sh3 B4 F16 14
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. 105
Storage Location
C9 Sh3 B4 F16 14
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1975
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - 2nd Cub Pack, Our Lady of Sorrows, Aylmer file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w 19 x 21 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 22, [197-?]. 2nd Aylmer Cub Pack visits Malahide Telephone Comp. Larry Jukes shows them the system.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
2nd Cub Pack, Our Lady of Sorrows, Aylmer
Subject Access
Newspapers
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
2 metal railroad gauges. Patented Feb, 1934 993.23.2.54, 993.23.1-78
Condition Information
excellent
Accession Number
993.23.1
Storage Range
R7 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Images

3 Drake Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives186844
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1978
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B6 F5 12
M5 S1 Sh1 B6 F5 13
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 F5 12
M5 S1 Sh1 B6 F5 13
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1978
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs showing 3 Drake Street in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Images

The 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197160
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
Feburary 19, 2003
Accession Number
2014-24
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh5 B5 F5 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter fonds
Creator
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-24
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh5 B5 F5 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
Feburary 19, 2003
Series
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter, Photograph Series
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack. February 19, 2003… “Many thanks from the St. Thomas Centennial Chapter of the IOED, to the 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack, for their participation in the IODE’s National “Citizenship Art Contest.” The 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack posed behind participants holding their beautiful entries. First Prize winner, Faith Ashford, sits in the centre of the front ow. Entrants received prized of stickers, Canadian Flag pens, notebooks, some treats and a large Canadian Flag to display at their meetings.”
Name Access
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter
Images

3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197182
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
February 19, 2003
Accession Number
2014-24
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh5 B5 F5 17
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter fonds
Creator
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-24
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh5 B5 F5 17
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
February 19, 2003
Series
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter, Photograph Series
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack on February 19, 2003… “Many thanks from the St. Thomas Centennial Chapter of the IODE, to the 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack, for their participation in the IODE’s National “Citizenship Art Contest.” The 3rd St. Thomas Brownie Pack posed behind participants holding their beautiful entries. First Prize winner, Faith Ashford, sits in the centre of the front ow. Entrants received prizes of stickers, Canadian Flag pens, notebooks, some treats and a large Canadian Flag to display at their meetings.”
Name Access
Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Centennial Chapter
Images

5 Isabel Street, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives186115
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1889-1890
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh2 B1 F4 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 Sh2 B1 F4 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1889-1890
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 30 x 35.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing 5 Isabel Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, owned by Fred Doggett at the time.
Images

5 Oliver Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185702
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1914
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B3 F1 2
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 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1914
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 22 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing the home located at 5 Oliver Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. Mr. and Mrs. Graham are pictured at the exterior of the home with an unidentified child.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

6 Oliver Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185643
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 24, 1884
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B2 F8 4
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 F8 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 24, 1884
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sep ; 18 x 22.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing the house located at 6 Oliver Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, circa 1900. From left to right, the individuals pictured are identified as: Agnes Madden, Benjamin Brooks (brick mason), Mabel Madden, Jack Madden, and [first name unknown] Brooks. The reverse has the following caption handwritten in pencil: "grandpa and grandma Brooks (Grandmother Madden's parents), Daddy in the doorway, Aunt Aggie and Aunt Mabel on left"
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

8 Michener Court, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives188128
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1988
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh3 B2 F1 5
  1 image     1 website  
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 B2 F1 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1988
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : col ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
A photograph showing 8 Michener Court in St. Thomas, Ontario, a home built by Doug Tarry Ltd.
Name Access
Tarry, Doug
Doug Tarry Ltd.
URL Notes
link shows a more contemporary view provided by Google Map Street View. Accessed on October 8, 2020.
Images
Websites / Street View

8th Annual Report for St. Thomas Waterworks

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives194067
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1899
Accession Number
2014-20
Storage Location
Box 284, File 5
M3 S1 Sh3 B8 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-20
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
Box 284, File 5
M3 S1 Sh3 B8 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1899
Physical Description
1 booklet
Scope and Content
The 8th Annual Reposrt of St. Thomas Waterworks for the year 1899.
Name Access
St. Thomas Waterworks

9 Gladstone Avenue, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives17794
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1985
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 137
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1985
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 28 x 36 cm, mounted on cardboard
Scope and Content
Colour photograph, mounted on cardboard, showing the exterior of 9 Gladstone Avenue, St. Thomas, Ontario. Constructed in 1961 on the grounds of the Elgin County Courthouse, the building housed the administration offices of the Elgin County Library Co-Operative and the Elgin County Library from October, 1961 to September, 1974, and was later used for meetings of Elgin County Council from December 1974 to December 1985.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Library
Elgin County Library Co-Operative
Elgin County Council
Related Material
Elgin County Library fonds
Elgin County Council fonds
Images

9 Oliver Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185644
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 24, 1884
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B2 F8 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 F8 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 24, 1884
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sep ; 18 x 22.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing the house located at 9 Oliver Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, circa 1900. From left to right, the individuals pictured are identified as: Florence Madden, Harry Madden, Henry Payne Madden, Ben Madden, Jack Madden (born January 14, 1874 in Toronto), Mrs. Henry Payne (Jane Melina Brooks) Madden, Jane Madden (eldest child) and Agnes Madden. The family came to Canada in April 1874, where they first settled in Toronto, Ontario until relocating to St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

11 Elizabeth Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives187246
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B8 F1 6
  3 images     1 website  
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 B8 F1 6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
3 photographs : b&w ; 6.5 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
Three black and white photographs showing 11 Elizabeth Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. (6c) shows an unidentified individual standing on the front porch of the home, showing 24, 26 and 28 Elizabeth Street in the background, as well as the house located at Elizabeth and Southwick Streets (36 Southwick Street).
URL Notes
link shows a more contemporary view provided by Google Maps street view.
Images
Websites / Street View

11th St. Thomas Guide Company

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives53587
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1977-1979
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C9 Sh2 B1 F15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C9 Sh2 B1 F15
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1977-1979
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - 11th St. Thomas Guide Company file
Physical Description
9 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
File contains black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal articles concerning the 11th St. Thomas Guide Company , 1977-1979.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
11th St. Thomas Guide Company
Subject Access
Newspapers

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