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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Storage Location
M10a
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 271
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M10a
GMD
cartographic material
Scope and Content
Scanned copy of a plan entitled: "A10- Southwold". Also written on this plan is: "County of Elgin Oct. 1851"; also: "August 8, 1816".

Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad and the City of St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives163474
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912-1919
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F43
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F43
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F43
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912-1919
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the Corporation of the City of St. Thomas (lessee), effective March 1, 1919. Also includes related correspondence and a plan showing the land to be leased to the City of St. Thomas, dated February 6, 1912.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways

Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and D.L. Shafer (lessee)

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162832
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated May 1, 1912, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and D.L. Shafer (lessee) regarding property on Moore Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. Permission is granted for the lessee to use the dwelling on the property as a carpenter shop. File also includes a plan, dated April 1, 1912, showing the land leased to D.L. Shafer.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and M.B. Johnson & Son (lessee), 1919

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162838
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1918-1919
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1918-1919
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated January 2, 1919, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and M.B. Johnson & Son (lessee). The agreement grants Marshall Brewster Johnson and Angus William Jonhson, copartners doing business as M.B. Johnson and Son, permission to lease a parcel of land located on Centre Street, between White and Southwick Streets in St. Thomas, Ontario, for the storage of lumber. File also contains a plan, dated November 28, 1918, showing the subject property.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Robert Hardy (lessee)

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162837
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1917
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1917
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated December 1, 1917, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Robert Hardy (lessee). The abstract grants Hardy permission to lease a parcel of property from the railway for use as a site for stock scales, which other shippers were permitted to use in exchange for a per-use payment. File also includes a plan, dated October 21, 1908, showing the land leased to Robert Hardy, specifically the south part of Lot 12, Range 5, in the Township of Delaware, Middlesex County.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the City of St. Thomas (lessee), 1921

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162846
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1921
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1921
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated December 13, 1921, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the City of St. Thomas (lessee). The agreement grants the city permission to lease a parcel of land located on Centre Street, between Stanley and Church Streets in St. Thomas, Ontario, to be used as a site for a platform and car barns. File also contains a plan, dated November 23, 1921, showing the subject property.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the Griffin Coal and Ice Company (lessee)

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162833
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1913-1915
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1913-1915
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated December 1, 1913, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) the Griffin Coal and Ice Company (lessee) regarding property in St. Thomas, Ontario. Permission is granted for the lessee to use the property for buildings encroaching on the land owned by the Michigan Central Railroad, near Centre and Railway Streets. File also includes a plan, dated January 7, 1915, showing the property leased to the Griffin Coal and Ice Company.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Griffin Coal and Ice Company Ltd.
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Related Material
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F1: Part of the Correspondence subseries of the Michigan Central Railroad records series; contains internal correspondence from the Michigan Central Railroad regarding the Griffin Coal and Ice Company obtaining rights to harvest ice on Pinafore Lake.
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad, Marshall Brewster Johnson and Angus William Johnson

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives163476
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1919
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F46
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F46
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F46
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1919
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Marhsall Brewster Johnson and Angus William Johnson, doing business as M.B. Johnson & Son (lessee), dated January 2, 1919.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Ellis and Howard Ltd. (lessee)

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162847
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1954-1955
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1954-1955
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated March 1, 1954, between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Ellis and Howard Limited (lessee). The agreement grants the company permission to lease property owned by the railway to be used in connection with adjoining premises controlled by the lessee under lease from the lessor. File also contains a plan, dated February 9, 1954, showing the site in London, Ontario, near Colborne and Bathurst Streets; plan shows the New York Central Railroad freight house and shed, the Facey Coal Co. lease and the Ellis and House Ltd. building. File also includes correspondence and tax assessments for the years 1954-1955.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
London (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32.pdf

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Access & Service Area: Area 6

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168541
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Catharine Spratley fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1990
Accession Number
2018-42
Storage Location
RM3 B4 3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Catharine Spratley fonds
Creator
Catharine Spratley
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-42
Storage Room
Records Centre
Storage Location
RM3 B4 3
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1990
Physical Description
1 map
Scope and Content
Access & Service Area: Area 6 (likely of Waterworks Park).
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Waterworks Park
Spratley, Catharine
Subject Access
Parks

Administrative Records

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives16353
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
architectural drawings
technical drawings
graphic material
cartographic material
objects
Date Range
1903-ca. 1975
Accession Number
2006-11
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3
R5 S1 Sh2 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2006-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3
R5 S1 Sh2 B1
GMD
textual records
architectural drawings
technical drawings
graphic material
cartographic material
objects
Date Range
1903-ca. 1975
Series
Municipal World Inc. fonds - Administrative Records series
Physical Description
30 cm of textual records
1 v.
2 architectural drawings
1 technical drawing
2 photographs : b&w
1 map
1 printing die
Scope and Content
Series consists of various records related to the administration of Municipal World Inc. and its predecessor, Municipal World Limited.
Series is arranged into the following sub-series:
1. Financial Records
2. Correspondence
3. Returns to Government
4. Insurance
5. Advertising
6. Agreements and Contracts
7. Miscellaneous
Name Access
Municipal World Inc.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Publishers

Advertisement for the Millcreek Estates

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168532
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Catharine Spratley fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1997
Accession Number
2018-42
Storage Location
RM3 B5 1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Catharine Spratley fonds
Creator
Catharine Spratley
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-42
Storage Room
Records Centre
Storage Location
RM3 B5 1
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1997
Physical Description
1 map (laminated)
Scope and Content
Advertisement for the Millcreek Estates, including an illustrated map of the subdivision, 1997. The map was designed and illustrated by Catharine Spratley. The ad was taken from the St. Thomas Times-Journal, February 14, 1997.
Name Access
Spratley, Catharine

Agreements and correspondence relating to 606-610 Talbot Street - Noble Manufacturing / Nobility Chocolates Ltd. / The Sutherland Press Ltd.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives162782
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
Item
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912-1928
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
Item
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912-1928
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
1.0 cm of textual records
4 plans
History / Biographical
The property discussed in the agreements and correspondence was located at 606-610 Talbot Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. The building on this site was constructed in 1913 for the Noble Manufacturing Co. Ltd., biscuit makers. It was taken over in 1916 by Nobility Chocolates Ltd., and was vacant from 1923 to 1926. In 1927, the Ross Leaf Tobacco Co. Ltd. moved its business into the building for a short time, until it was taken over in late 1927 by the Sutherland Press Ltd., Frederick W. Sutherland, president. Loder Sutherland was the last business that occupied this building, according to the St. Thomas city directories. It is listed in the 1992/93 Directory, but then listed as vacant in the 1994/95 Directory. In 2017, the building was demolished.
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence and agreements between the Michigan Central Railroad and the various companies that occupied the property located at 606-610 Talbot Street, from 1912-1928. Includes: R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 1: Correspondence from A.L. Sarvey, Assistant Chief Engineer, addressed to W.O. Houston, Division Engineer, dated November 21, 1912. Correspondence discusses laying track for the Noble Manufacturing Company. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 2: Correspondence from the St. Thomas City Clerk's Office, addressed to F.W. Cowley, Division Superintendent, dated December 18, 1912. Letter states that the city consents to the Michigan Central Railroad constructing siding on Moore Street for the Noble Manufacturing Company. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 3: Order from H.L. Drayton, Chief Commissioner, Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada, stating that the Michigan Central Railroad is authorized to construct, maintain, and operating a branch of railway line and siding on the property of the Noble Manufacturing Company. Includes plan showing the proposed track dated October 7, 1912. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 4: Plan showing proposed track for the Noble Manufacturing Company, dated October 7, 1912. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 5: Plan showing extension of track for the Noble Manufacturing Company, dated June 3, 1913. Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 6: Four pieces of correspondence dated from June 7, 1920 to December 18, 1920, relating to the construction of a concrete pit for Nobility Chocolates Ltd. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 7: Indenture dated August 18, 1920, between Nobility Chocolates Ltd. and the Michigan Central Railroad regarding the construction of a concrete pit for unloading coal.Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 8: Plan showing the proposed coal pit for Nobility Chocolate Company, May 6, 1920. Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 9: Plan showing the proposed coal pit for Nobility Chocolate Company, June 9, 1920. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 10: Two copies of an agreement dated March 6, 1928, between the Michigan Central Railroad and Frederick W. Sutherland, in which the Michigan Central Railroad permits Sutherland to use a side track when receiving deliveries. Includes a plan showing the subject trackage. Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 11: Plan, dated September 11, 1940, showing track serving the Sutherland Press Company to be taken up. Note: scanned PDF available below.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Noble Manufacturing Company
Nobility Chocolates Ltd.
Sutherland Press Ltd.
Talbot Street
Moore Street
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 5.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 7.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 8.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 10.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 11.pdf

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
December 25, 1831
Storage Location
M4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Creator
Peter Garrett, Deputy Surveyor
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 177
Standard Number
"No. 3"
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M4
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
December 25, 1831
Physical Description
1 map
Scope and Content
Lists names of settlers on north half of map- partial list of names from the south half.
Name Access
Aldborough (Ont. : Township)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual records
graphic material
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1807-2007
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B5
C4 Sh4 B6
C4 Sh4 B7
C1 Sh3 B7
M19 25
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B5
C4 Sh4 B6
C4 Sh4 B7
C1 Sh3 B7
M19 25
GMD
textual records
graphic material
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1807-2007
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Pearce Family Genealogy series
Physical Description
14.3 cm of textual records
37 photographs
9 volumes
3 plans
1 postcard
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of records created or collected by Alison Pearce, mostly during her genealogical research project on the Pearce family, which informed the publication "The Pearces of Little Ireland". Includes records and photographs related the Pearce, Backus, Storey, Patterson and Goddard families of Elgin County. Fonds is arranged into the following series:
1. Pearce Family genealogy series
2. Pearce Family financial records series
3. Pearce Family legal documents series
4. John E. Pearce Provincial Park series
5. Correspondence series
6. Photographs series
7. Publications series
8. Miscellaneous records series
Name Access
Pearce (family)
Pearce, Alison
Tyrconnell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Genealogy

Alma College - Graduation - Duplicate

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives18726
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1963
Storage Location
R6 S3 Sh4 B3 #228
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alma College fonds
Creator
James Cowlard
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S3 Sh4 B3 #228
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1963
Series
Alma College fonds - Photographs series
Physical Description
one photograph : b&w ; 13cm x 18cm
Physical Condition
Good
Masking tape and tape residue verso and front
Scope and Content
Photo of Miss Sifton, another teacher and three girls on graduation day. Verso: "F. S., Dr. McCready, Mary Coxon, Robin Sterling, Chris, McLachlin". Duplicate of: R6 S3 Sh4 B2 #199 - verso: "Dr. Margaret McCready - Commencement speaker. Girl on right is Sheilah Gordon McLachlin's daughter and May Queen". From mount - R. - Chris McLachlin, Centre - Robin Sterling". Stamp: "James Cowlard - Freelance Photographer, 35 Ross St. St. Thomas., ME. 1-8284".
Name Access
Alma College
Alma Ladies College
Subject Access
Education
Conservation
Removed from cardboard mount

Anderson's Department Store - Brochure, Rules and Victory Loan certificates

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives167399
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1942-1947
Storage Location
M21 5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Basement Storage
Storage Location
M21 5
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1942-1947
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - St. Thomas History series
Physical Description
2 certificates
1 brochure
1 booklet
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains a brochure published in circa 1947 titled "The New Andersons Unfolds", featuring interior images and descriptions of departments. Also contains the "Book of Rules" published by the Anderson Company Ltd. in circa 1940s. File also includes correspondence addressed to Don Anderson from Dr. Frank E. Bennett, regarding Anderson's War Savings activities and inquiring if Anderson would be interested in selling corsages in support of the war effort. Finally, this file includes two certificates issued to Andersons Limited, recognizing that they have purchased bonds of the eigth and ninth Victory Loan, exceeding the amount of their objective. The certificates were issued April-May 1945 and October-November 1945, respectively.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Anderson Department Store
Andersons Limited
Anderson, Donald Hume

An indenture between Hannibal Burwell and Solomon Barnhart regarding the lease of Lot 18, Concession 2, Township of Bertie

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives130238
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Burwell Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 3, 1880
Accession Number
2014-09
Storage Location
C3 Sh2 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Burwell Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh2 B1 F2
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 3, 1880
Series
Burwell Family fonds- Personal Documents and Ephemera series
Name Access
Burwell (family)
Burwell, Mahlon
Burwell, Hannibal

“A Plan of Port Burwell Provincial Park in the Township of Bayham and the Village of Port Burwell County of Elgin,”

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives9972
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
drawn in January 1971, revised in September 1985, revised in March 1986
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T23
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T23
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
drawn in January 1971, revised in September 1985, revised in March 1986
Series
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds- Park Plans series
Physical Description
1 map ; waxed linen

Architectural Plan for Aylmer Dairy

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives171701
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Kenneth Williamson fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 16, 1938
Accession Number
2014-17
Storage Location
M19 21
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Kenneth Williamson fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-17
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M19 21
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 16, 1938
Series
Kenneth Williamson fonds - Miscellaneous records series
Physical Description
1 plan
History / Biographical
Kenneth "Ken" McIver Williamson was born in Kintore, Ontario on December 18, 1913 to Harry and Edna (nee McIver) Williamson. He was married to Olive Norah Williamson (nee Pickston) in 1958 and was predeceased by his first wife, Edith L. Williamson (nee Row) in 1957. He had one daughter, Mary E. Stout, who died in 1996. Williamson was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas and formerly of St. Paul's United Church, Aylmer. Throughout his life, Ken was involved in several businesses. He owned Glencoe Creamery (1937 - 1938), Aylmer Dairy (1938-1941), Home Dairy, Bakery and Cafeteria in St.Thomas (1942-1945) and Avon Milling Company. Williamson built and operated the Royal Theatre in West Lorne with his partner Bob McEwan. He also built the Strand Theatre in Aylmer 1947, and owned the Aylmer Bank of Montreal building until was destroyed by fire in 1959. He worked also worked as a real estate agent, as well as in general insurance. He was eventually employed by Denton-Vance Insurance in Tillsonburg. Williamson was also active in municipal politics, serving on Aylmer Town Council and as Reeve from 1952-1956. He was Warden of Elgin County in 1954, a member of the Board of Governors of Memorial Hospital, St. Thomas from 1952-1954 and for the St.Thomas Elgin General Hospital from 1954-1978, also serving as Chairman from 1955-1957. Williamson was a member of McColl Lodge 386, West Lorne, affiliated with Malahide Lodge 140, Aylmer in 1940, and was a Past Master and a Life Member. He was a life Member and Past Grand Steward of the Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario, a 33rd Degree Mason and a member of the Mocha Shrine in London, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Location Plan for Aylmer Dairy, dated March 16, 1938. Aylmer Dair was owned and operated by Kenneth Williamson and was located on John Street in Aylmer, Ontario.
Name Access
Williamson, Kenneth M.
Aylmer Dairy
Aylmer (Ont.)

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