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County Court Documents, 1856-1858.

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1856-1858
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B5 F15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B5 F15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1856-1858
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
This file includes;
-Loan from A.C. Quinby & Co. to Jon Slater, St. Thomas, 1855,; A.C. Quinby vs. Jonathon Slater, dated October 18, 1855.
-Loan from J. B. Hart to Charles Courod, Yarmouth, dated December 1, 1856.
-Loan from Jonson Smith to Charles (?), Temperanceville, dated Februrary 6, 1856.
-Writ of Summons for Benjamin Franklin White vs. London and Port Stanley Railway Company, dated December 13, 1856.
-Benjamin Franklin White vs. The London and Port Stanley Railway Company, filed January 30, 1857, dated January 13, 1857.
-Loan from John M. to Mackay, dated January 20, 1857.
-LP Railway vs. White, filed 21 January, 1857, dated January 21, 1857.
-Loan from Messrs Roe & Brothers to Cornelius Coughan, St. Thomas, dated January 29 1857.
-Tender for Gravel Road in Port Stanley, dated January 1857.
-L & P.S. Railway Company vs. White, dated Febuary 5, 1857.
-White vs. L & P.S. R.R., filed 10 Febuary 1857,dated 9 Febuary 1857.
-White vs. L & P.S. Railway co., filed 1857.
-Peter Walker of the Township of South Dorchester vs. Peter Roe, John Adolf Roe and Charles Roe of St. Thomas, dated 1857.
-Robert Harrinaugh of Yarmouth area vs. E.E. Duncombe of St. Thomas, dated 1857.
-Loan from Elisha Current to Smith, Bayham, dated January 12, 1857.
-Tender for London and Port Stanley Gravel Road, signed Robert Hepburn, dated January 27, 1857.
-Loan from James Haldeure(?) to Sparling, Montreal, dated Febuary 18, 1857.
-Joseph Luke of St. Thomas vs. Joseph Phillip and George Phillip of St. Thomas. dated Febuary 1857.
-Loan from Morland to McMerrighton, dated March 1857.
-Chattel Mortgage from (?) of Port Stanley to John Smith of Port Stanley, filed March 31, 1857, dated March 16, 1857.
-Loan from Davison, Routh & Arkell to H.N. Bews(?), dated October 1857.
-James Witefield of St. thomas vs. Henry Henepsy(?) of St. Thomas, dated April 1857.
-Loan from Joseph Conrad to G.M. Boggs, dated April 11, 1857.
-William King Karnes and Archibald Harris of St. Thomas vs. John McNeil of Yarmouth, dated April 23, 1857.
-White vs. London & Port Stanley R.R., dated July 7, 1857.
-Account William Whalace to R. Philips & co. (??), dated 1858.
-John Douglas of Vienna vs. John McCosland of the Township of Malahide, filed Febuary 26 1858, dated Febuary 25, 1858.
-Chattel Mortgage from Francis F. Blackade of the Town of St. Thomas to William Lipsey of the Town of St. Thomas, dated July 8, 1858.
-List of M. William Whales Expenses (??), dated 1858.
-List of fees and paid fees (??), filed March 15, 1858, dated March 12, 1858.
Name Access
Temperanceville (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
South Dorchester (Ont. : Township)
Yarmouth (Ont. : Township)
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

The King Bridge and L.P.S. Gravel Road, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives115264
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1909
Accession Number
2013-11
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 409
Accession Number
2013-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1909
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scan Resolution
300 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
Colour postcard with title The King Bridge and L.P.S. Gravel Road, St. Thomas. Image includes the King's Bridge over Kettle Creek northwest of St. Thomas, along what was known as the London and Port Stanley Gravel Road (now Sunset Drive/ Sunset Road), with the Great Western/Grand Trunk/Wabash Railroad trestle bridge in the background. Message verso by "L.O.W." [Louis Waite], 857 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, dated and postmarked March 10, 1909 at St. Thomas, and addressed to Mr. Art Adams, Aylmer.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Grand Trunk Railway
Wabash Railroad
Wabash Bridge
Subject Access
Bridges
Bridges- railroad
Roads and Highways
Images

London and Port Stanley Bridge

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives13330
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 F31 1
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 F31 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4330480532/in/set-72157623225446063/.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 18 x 32.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Physical Condition
Tape covers part of the image and requires removal by conservator
Scope and Content
Photograph showing a three-arch stone bridge on the London and Port Stanley Road. Pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages are visible on the bridge. A trestle bridge is visible in the background. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "London and Pt Stanley Bridge".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Subject Access
Bridges
Photography
Images

The London and Port Stanley Graveled Road

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives16090
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1905
Accession Number
2006-11
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2006-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1905
Series
Municipal World Inc. fonds - K.W. McKay series
Physical Description
6 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains a copy of a pamphlet entitled "The London and Port Stanley Graveled Road. Statement of particulars leading up to the application by the County Council of Elgin for Special Legislation to Provide for the Abolition of Tolls on the Road" published in April 1905. Collected by K.W. McKay, perhaps in his capacity as a member of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute.
Name Access
McKay, Kenneth Weir
Municipal World Inc.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Publishers

London and Port Stanley Road

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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 F5 4
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 F5 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4330429188/in/set-72157623225301303.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 9.5 x 11.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Landscape photograph showing pedestrians in a rural setting standing beside the London and Port Stanley Road. Mounted on cardboard with caption "L. & P.S. Road".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Subject Access
Roads and Highways
Photography
Images
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 F38 1
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 F38 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 9.5 x 11.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing an unidentified house on the London and Port Stanley Road. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "On the P.S.L. Road".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Subject Access
Photography
Images

Scene on London and Port Stanley Road

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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 F28 5
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 F28 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 20 x 25 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing an unidentified bridge on the London and Port Stanley Road. Part of a house is visible in the background. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "Scene on L. and P.S. Road".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Subject Access
Photography
Roads and Highways
Bridges
Images

Toll Gate, Port Stanley

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh3 B2 F44
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Item Number
P-44
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh3 B2 F44
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Photographs Series
Scope and Content
Shows the toll gate on the London and Port Stanley Road, just north of Port Stanley, known as Robert Hepburn's toll gate, just north of the junction of Highway 4 and County Road 23, looking north (the gate was on the east side of the road) - the man shown may be Robert Hepburn, Agnes Hepburn's grandfather. File includes:
glass-plate negative (composite image - also includes, top, the toll gate at the Catholic Church cemetery (now Holy Angels Cemetery, St. Thomas) looking north (the gate was on the west side of the road).
glass lantern slide
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
London and Port Stanley Gravel Road
Subject Access
Tolls
Images

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