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3 Farthing's Dry Goods Store

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives123279
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1897
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
ECVF B205 F5 32
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
ECVF B205 F5 32
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1897
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
History / Biographical
In 1901, the store was operated by John M. Farthing and Charles L. Farthing.
Scope and Content
One black and white photograph shows the 3 Farthing's Dry Goods Store. Included in the Souvenir of Aylmer 1897, published by the Aylmer Express.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Aylmer (Ont.)
Aylmer Express
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Images

5 BX Plan for Physical Fitness

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives148973
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1961
Accession Number
2013-18
Storage Location
Box 195, File 22
R10 S5 Sh1 B5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2013-18
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 195, File 22
R10 S5 Sh1 B5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1961
Publication
Ottawa: Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1961
Physical Description
1 volume
Subject Access
Military

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
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2014
Storage Location
Box 270, File 23
M12 S1 Sh2 B2 F23
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
Box 270, File 23
M12 S1 Sh2 B2 F23
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2014
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
An email of information on the Love family, who built and lived in the house at 10 Centre Street, St. Thomas. The email is from Linda Masson, who lived at the house as of 2014.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Heritage Buildings

31 Combat Engineer Regiment (The Elgins) - Freedom of the County Celebration, April 2008

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives22512
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2008
Storage Location
Box 106, File 78
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 106, File 78
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2008
Physical Description
3 p. of textual records
1 optical disc
Scope and Content
Clippings from the St. Thomas Times-Journal, April 21, 2008 documenting ceremonies held Saturday April 19, 2008 in which the County of Elgin granted the Freedom of the County to the 31 Combat Engineer Regiment (The Elgins). File also contains a CD-R disc containing digitized copies of the clippings. Also attached to this database record is an mp4 file video of the events of that day.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin Regiment
31 Combat Engineer Regiment (The Elgins)
Video Tracks

31st Rotary Music Festival programme

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives45567
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1984
Storage Location
Box 117, File 4
R5 S3 Sh3 B4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 117, File 4
R5 S3 Sh3 B4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1984
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Culture
Documents

83rd Annual Report: St. Thomas YWCA, 1984-1985

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives45085
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Storage Location
Box 116, File 35
R5 S3 Sh3 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 116, File 35
R5 S3 Sh3 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
Y.W.C.A., St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Sports and Recreation

91st Battalion, C.E.F.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives122786
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954-2016
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
Box 201, File 25
R10 S5 Sh2 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 201, File 25
R10 S5 Sh2 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954-2016
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
St. Thomas Times-Journal newspaper articles relating to the 91st Battalion, C.E.F., 1954-1981.
"Men of St. Thomas and Elgin County: The Empire Needs You": Aylmer Express, September 16, 1915. Reprinted in June 2016.
"Downtown banners honour 100th anniversary of the 91st", June 24, 2016.
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
91st Battalion
Subject Access
Newspapers
91st Battalion
Military

91st Battalion Commemoration records

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives183320
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2016
Accession Number
2018-18
Storage Location
Box 263, File 14
M3 S1 Sh1 B3 F14
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-18
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
Box 263, File 14
M3 S1 Sh1 B3 F14
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2016
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
91st Battalion Commemoration records, 2016. The ceremony was held on June 26, 2016. Records include:
-Program (3 copies)
-Miniature Battalion flags (3 of them).
-A historical sketch written by Dorren Coombs: "Trinity Anglican Church Remembers 91st Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force: Elgin's Own".
-Supplement of the St. Thomas Times-Journal: "100th Anniversary of the Departure of the 91st Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force", June 8, 2016.
-a reproduction of a September 16, 1915 recruitment poster, reproduced in June 2016.
Subject Access
First World War

91st Battalion leaving St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives22556
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 41, File 28
R5 S6 Sh6 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Scott Studio
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 41, File 28
R5 S6 Sh6 B1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ;
Physical Condition
fair
Scope and Content
Postcard of Scott Studio image of 91st Battalion on parade on Talbot Street leaving for the Front.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Images

91st Battalion Nominal Roll (1916)

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives150384
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 247, File 28
(R11 S4 Sh3 B7)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 247, File 28
(R11 S4 Sh3 B7)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1916
Physical Description
20 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Printed copy of Canadian Expeditionary Force 91st Battalion Nominal Roll of Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers and Men. List of 91st Battalion enlistees who embarked from Halifax, Nova Scotia aboard the S.S. Olympic on June 29, 1916. Printed from digitized copy available at ww1elgin.ca
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
91st Battalion
Subject Access
91st Battalion
First World War
Soldiers
Military

91st Elgin Battalion C.E.F.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives5280
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Date Range
1975-2016
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 16, File 31
R5 S6 Sh2 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 16, File 31
R5 S6 Sh2 B1
Date Range
1975-2016
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Programme for the 60th Anniversary Reunion of the 91st Battalion, C.E.F., held June 22, 1975. Includes names and other information about 172 members of the Battalion killed in action during the First World War, along with the names of 77 surviving members of the Battalion. The Battalion received orders to mobilize on October 23, 1915.
Programme for the 91st Battalion Commemoration Sunday, June 26, 2016: Trinity Anglican Church. Also, a programme for the Dedication and Departure Service (June 25, 2016) and a special newspaper: "100th Anniversary of the Departure of the 91st Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force".
Documents

125th Anniversary of St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives173438
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2006
Storage Location
Box 224, File 7
R11 S4 Sh6 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 224, File 7
R11 S4 Sh6 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2006
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
A publication of the St. Thomas Times-Journal: "St. Thomas: 125th Anniversary: 1881-2006".

150th Anniversary County of Elgin Souvenir Edition

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives20253
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2002
Storage Location
Box 76, File 48
R5 S5 Sh5 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 76, File 48
R5 S5 Sh5 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2002
Publication
St. Thomas Times-Journal

1809-2009 Bicentennial programme

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives45563
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2009
Storage Location
Box 116, File 43
R5 S3 Sh3 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 116, File 43
R5 S3 Sh3 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2009
Physical Description
1 programme
Scope and Content
Programme of the 1809-2009 Bicentennial events that were held in Elgin County, July 10-12, 2009. (4 copies- 2 each of different version).
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)

1832 and 1834 Cholera Epidemic

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives148859
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2004-2007
Storage Location
Box 200, File 1
R10 S5 Sh2 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 200, File 1
R10 S5 Sh2 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2004-2007
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
-Article from the Ontario Farmer magazine: "Rural Currents: Articles of History from the Sideroads of Ontario: Caught by the Cholera: Estimates, which are now considered low, put the number of deaths in Canada at 17,000".
-Article from Michigan's Habitant Heritage: "The 1832 and 1834 Cholera Epidemics in the Detroit River Area" by Diane Wolford Sheppard.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
[ca. 1965?]
Storage Location
Box 106, File 74
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 106, File 74
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
[ca. 1965?]
Physical Description
9 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains notes by Naomi Green, librarian, Dutton Public Library, concerning the 1837 Rebellion in Upper Canada, with notice of the involvement of Dr. John Rolph, Dr. Charles Duncombe and Colonel Thomas Talbot.
Name Access
Talbot, Thomas
Rolph, John
Duncombe, Charles

1837 Rebellion - Miscellaneous

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives6125
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 36, File 6
R5 S6 Sh5 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 36, File 6
R5 S6 Sh5 B3
Physical Condition
Medium
Scope and Content
George E. Thorman Papers
- handwritten notes by George Thorman on the St. Thomas Troop of Cavalry
- article from the London Gazette, November 18, 1837, concerns the refutation of charges made by Charles Duncombe
- article from the London Free Press July 24, 1891, reminiscences of someone who served in the militia in 1838
- "Rebellion Losses for Upper Canada London District. General Information", compiled by Doris Bourrie, 1989, 11 typed pages, lists the names of people who claimed for losses and whether their claim was allowed or rejected, and for how much
- "Letters, Petitions and Other Papers Concerning the Militia Companies of Middlesex from January to June 1838. Edited by George E. Thorman 1992. Elgin Military Museum Copyright."
- "Roster of the St. Thomas Troop of Cavalry at Pelee Island on March 4, 1838"
- photocopies of pages from "The Talbot Regime" by Charles Oakes Ermatinger
- article about 1838 attempted invasions at Pelee Island and Amherstburg, London Free Press, March 16, 1963

1838 Map of the Village of St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives136938
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1838
Storage Location
Box 226, File 23
R11 S4 Sh6 B4
  1 image     1 document  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 226, File 23
R11 S4 Sh6 B4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1838
Material Details
(To zoom in closer on the map, click on the PDF file)
Scope and Content
Copy of a map of the Village of St. Thomas drawn in 1838 by surveyor Daniel Hanvey. This copy was made from a photograph of the original document which resides at the Elgin County Land Registry Office.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Images
Documents

1838 St. Thomas.pdf

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1851 Census Malahide Township

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives5193
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 3
R4 S6 Sh1 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 3
R4 S6 Sh1 B1
Scope and Content
1851 Census Township of Malahide
- index cards prepared by Stephanie Chapman
- held together by elastics
- these would be the cards used to prepare the index printed by the Elgin County Library

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