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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 F8 7
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 F8 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4330478586/in/set-72157623225446063.
Posted on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter: August 19, 2019.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 10 x 12.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing members of the St. Thomas Camera Club posing with an automobile. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "Camera Club".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Camera Club
Subject Access
Photography
Automobiles
Images

Camera Club at Waterworks Park

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives13087
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 7
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 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Publication
Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal: February 7, 2008. Caption reads: "Members of the St. Thomas Camera Club at Waterworks Park in St. Thomas, ca. 1900"
Published in "Harvest of Memories: Elgin's History Through a Photographer's Lens-Volume II" on page 154.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 7.5 x 16.5 cm (oval) on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing members of the St. Thomas Camera Club in Waterworks Park, St. Thomas, Ontario. Features camera mounted on tripod. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "Camera Club at Waterworks Park". You can see the road to Tecumseh Street to the right. It still follows the same route today, just a walking trail though. This would have been taken in front of the water plant.
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Camera Club
Waterworks Park
Subject Access
Photography
Images

Camera Club in Wilson's Ravine

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives13384
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 F41 6
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 F41 6
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
Physical Condition
Tape covers part of the image and requires removal by conservator.
Scope and Content
Photograph showing members of the St. Thomas Camera Club posing in Wilson's Ravine near St. Thomas, Ontario. A bridge is visible in the background. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "Camera Club in Wilsons Ravine".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Camera Club
Subject Access
Photography
Bridges
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

Henry Roe Photograph Album - Road to Pelee Point

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives187604
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1902
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh2 B3 F1 82
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 B3 F1 82
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1902
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing a scenic view, with the caption, "On the road to Point Pelee Ont". Photograph is part of an album compiled by Henry Roe.
Name Access
Roe, Henry
St. Thomas Camera Club
Subject Access
Photography
Images

Henry Roe Photograph Album - St. Thomas Camera Club

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives187585
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 Sh2 B3 F1 63
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 B3 F1 63
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing members of the St. Thomas Camera Club at the Lake Eire and Detroit River Railroad Bridge. Photograph is part of an album compiled by Henry Roe.
Name Access
Roe, Henry
St. Thomas Camera Club
Subject Access
Photography
Images

Henry Roe Photograph Album - St. Thomas Camera Club

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives187603
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1902
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh2 B3 F1 81
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 B3 F1 81
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1902
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 11.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing members of the St. Thomas Camera Club, with the caption "Speaks for itself". Photograph is part of an album compiled by Henry Roe.
Name Access
Roe, Henry
St. Thomas Camera Club
Subject Access
Photography
Images

St. Thomas Camera Club- artist drawing

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168406
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
W10 B1 F74
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
W10 B1 F74
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Photographs Series
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing a St. Thomas Camera Club- artist drawing. File includes:
Glass lantern slide
Name Access
St. Thomas Camera Club
Images

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