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International Plowing Match, 1985 - Match Coming To Elgin

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980
Publication
Published in the Bygone Days section of the St. Thomas Times-Journal: March 16, 2010
Published in "Harvest of Memories: Elgin's History Through a Photographer's Lens-Volume II" on page 16
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - International Plowing Match, 1985 file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published March 12, 1980 with caption: "Bid Committee- The following are members of the Elgin Bid Committee that obtained the 1985 International Plowing Match. Front row, from left: Bill Martyn, Leslie Armstrong and Keith Bawden of the Elgin Plowmen's Association; and Lester Longhurst, Elgin County Warden. Middle row: St. Thomas Mayor Don Hitch; Ronald McNeil, MPP, Elgin; Shirley Bechard, Elgin Women's Institute; Bill Caverly, committee chairman and Malahide Reeve; Mary Withenshaw, Elgin IODE; Ken Bawden, Elgin's Ontario Plowmen's Association director; and Reg Clinton, EPA. Back row; Ralph Millman, EPA; Jim McGuigan, MPP, Kent-Elgin; Bob Moore, Elgin County Engineer; Elgin Wells, EPA secretary; John Anderson, Elgin County associate agricultural representative; and Morris Taylor, EPA."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
McNeil, Ron
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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International Plowing Match, 1985 - Match Site Announced

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1981
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1981
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - International Plowing Match, 1985 file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published November 18, 1981 with caption: "Plowing Match Mapped Out - John Anderson, secretary to the International Plowing Match executive committee, stands by a map outlining the 1,000 acres of farmland the match will take place on in 1985."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Images
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International Plowing Match, 1985 - Sign Erected at Match Site

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1985
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 3
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
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1985
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - International Plowing Match, 1985 file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph retained for reference by the St. Thomas Times-Journal showing the erection of the 1985 International Plowing Match sign at the match site, 1985.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Images
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International Plowing Match, 1985 - Planning For 1985

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 2
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
C8 Sh5 B2 F7 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - International Plowing Match, 1985 file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 20.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 2, 1980 with caption: "Planning For ' 85- Plans have already started for the 1985 International Plowing Match which will be held in 1985 at a yet to be determined location in Elgin County. Two members of that planning committee, Bill Martyn, left, a Yarmouth Councillor, and Elgin Wells, secretary-treasurer of the Elgin County Plowmen's Association, discuss the event while attending this year's match at Woodstock. Pictured behind them is 1913 steam engine owned by Sherwood Hume of Milton, Ontario."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Images
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International Plowing Match, 1985

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980-1985
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F7
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
C8 Sh5 B2 F7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1980-1985
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - International Plowing Match, 1985 file
Physical Description
4 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
File contains black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal articles concerning the International Plowing Match, 1985.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Fonds
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
cartographic material
moving images
Date Range
1955-1988, predominant 1980-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B3
R5 S2 Sh5 B1-3
R6 S1 Sh4 B2
M10d
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Fonds
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B3
R5 S2 Sh5 B1-3
R6 S1 Sh4 B2
M10d
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
cartographic material
moving images
Date Range
1955-1988, predominant 1980-1985
Physical Description
1.28 m of textual records
99 photographs : b&w and col.
83 negatives : b&w and col.
1 slide : col.
7 drawings
11 posters
3 signs
1 videocassette
1 knife
9 pins
27 crests
21 maps
History / Biographical
In February 1980 the Elgin County Plowmen's Association, in conjunction with various Elgin County municipal, civic and agricultural organizations, successfully petitioned the Ontario Plowmen's Association, at its annual meeting in Toronto, for the right to hold the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show in Elgin County. The Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was established in April 1981, with the election of an initial slate of executive officers. Following a series of retirements and resignations, the following permanent executive officers were chosen: Ken Monteith, Chairman; Lorne Carroll, First Vice-Chairman; Bill Martyn, Second Vice-Chairman; Dave Murray, Secretary; Elgin Wells,Treasurer; Mayor Doug Tarry, City of St. Thomas Representative; Bill Caverly, County of Elgin Representative; Bill Martyn, Ontario Plowmen's Association Representative; Marian Millman, Elgin County Plowmen's Association Representative; and Merv Riddell, Legal Advisor. In 1983, Ruby Silcox joined the committee as Executive Secretary. The committee was responsible for planning, organizing and administering the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 on the William F. Bradish and Sons farm and various neighbouring farms in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The event was held at 41397 Shorlea Line, near the intersection with County Road 25 (Wellington Road). The event was sanctioned and sponsored by the Ontario Plowmen's Association, with additional funding support provided by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Elgin County Branch, the County of Elgin and the City of St. Thomas.
Custodial History
The records comprising this fonds were originally in the custody of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Elgin County Branch. The branch was closed in May 1996 and the records were transferred to the custody of the Elgin County Library. The records were subsequently transferred to the Elgin County Archives.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show and its constituent committees in the course of planning, organizing and administering the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. Fonds is organized into the following series: 1. Executive Committee 2. Antique and Historical Committee 3. Banquet Committee 4. Billeting Committee 5. County Beautification Committee 6. County Exhibits Committee 7. Finance Committee 8. Ladies Fair Committee 9. Merchandising Committee 10. Publicity Committee 11. Queen of the Furrow Committee 12. Research Committee 13. Site Committee 14. Special Events Committee 15. Teams and Horse Show Committee
Name Access
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration fonds
Elgin County Plowmen's Association fonds
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Antique and Historical Committee series

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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F1-3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F1-3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Antique and Historical Committee series
Physical Description
3 p. of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Don Williams, the Antique and Historical Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for providing an exhibit of farm machinery and artifacts of historical significance to Elgin County at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Antique and Historical Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, a list of committee members, and a committee report.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Banquet Committee series

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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F4-10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F4-10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Banquet Committee series
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Joe Mennill, the Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show awards presentation banquet, held September 20, 1985 at the Ontario Police College, Aylmer, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, minutes, reports, budget records, a copy of the banquet program, lists of banquet attendees, and records relating to tenders for the banquet catering contract.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Billeting Committee series

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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F11-12
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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F11-12
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Billeting Committee series
Physical Description
12 p. of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of joint chairmen Lloyd Smith, Norma Smith and Catherine Bogart, the Billeting Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for soliciting accommodation providers and providing information about the availability of accommodations at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Billeting Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence and a questionnaire for accommodation providers.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Beautification Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11813
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1955-1985, predominant 1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F13-48
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F1-2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F13-48
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F1-2
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1955-1985, predominant 1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Beautification Committee series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
83 photographs : col.
1 photograph : b&w
79 negatives : col.
2 posters : 25.5 x 38 cm
3 signs : 28 x 35.5 cm or smaller
History / Biographical
Under the direction of joint chairmen Harold and Audrey Jenkins, the County Beautification Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing the Elgin Beautification and Farmland Conservation competition at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the County Beautification Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes reports and correspondence, and a brochure, posters, signs, photographs and negatives relating to the Elgin Beautification and Farmland Conservation competition.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Exhibits Committee series

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
moving images
Date Range
1983-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F49-55
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F42
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F49-55
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F42
GMD
textual records
moving images
Date Range
1983-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Exhibits Committee series
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
1 videocassette
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Glen Walters, the County Exhibits Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing an exhibition featuring Elgin County agricultural and rural organizations at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the County Exhibits Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, correspondence, lists of committee members and exhibitors, plans of exhibit space, draft guidelines and budget, and a videorecording featuring exhibit booths and exhibitors in the County Exhibits tent.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Executive Committee series

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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1981-1988
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B3 F8-50
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B3 F8-50
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1981-1988
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Executive Committee series
Physical Description
30 cm of textual records
2 photographs : b&w
History / Biographical
The Executive Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for the general planning and administration of the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. Members of the committee included Ken Monteith, Chairman; Lorne Carroll and Ron Lackey, Vice-Chairmen; David Murray, Secretary; and Elgin Wells, Treasurer.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Executive Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, administrative records, minutes, and reports.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Finance Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11854
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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1986
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F56-74
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F1-3
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F83
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F56-74
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F1-3
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F83
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1986
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Finance Committee series
Physical Description
22 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Bill Main and Treasurer Elgin Wells, the Finance Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for the administration and accounting of all funds received and disbursed at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The Finance Committee was also responsible for the activities of the Gates and Tickets Sub-Committee and the Funding Sub-Committee.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Finance Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, correspondence, financial statements, budgets and ledgers.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Ladies Fair Committee series

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
objects
Date Range
1982-1986
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F4-11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F4-11
GMD
textual records
objects
Date Range
1982-1986
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Ladies Fair Committee series
Physical Description
4 cm of textual records
1 knife
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Lynda Jenner, the Ladies Fair Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing and administering programs and exhibits of interest to women at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Ladies Fair Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, correspondence, program, terms of reference, lists of members, regulations and application forms for the quilt competition and crafts exhibition organized by the Committee, and a specimen souvenir knife commissioned and sold by the Committee.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Merchandising Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11874
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F12-19
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F84
M10d
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F12-19
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F84
M10d
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Merchandising Committee series
Physical Description
4 cm of textual records
4 photographs : col.
27 crests
9 pins
8 posters : 42 x 68 cm
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman David Murray, the Merchandising Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for producing, licencing and selling official souvenirs at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Merchandising Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, trademark licence agreements and vendor application forms, and souvenir crests, button and tie pins, programs and posters sold at the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Publicity Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives12049
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1978-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F43-81
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F4-5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F43-81
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F4-5
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1978-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Publicity Committee series
Physical Description
19 cm of textual records
9 photographs : b&w and col.
4 negatives : b&w
1 slide : col.
7 drawings
1 poster : 33 x 43 cm
1 coaster
1 sticker
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairmen Nancy Gardner, the Publicity Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for all activities concerned with publicizing the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario, including the preparation and distribution of brochures, programs, press releases, newsletters and event schedules. The Publicity Committee was also responsible for the activities of the Conventions and Delegations Sub-Committee (Joe and Shirley Bechard, Chairmen).
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Publicity Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes; correspondence; advertising schedule; brochures; programs; press releases; newsletters; newspaper clippings; photographs of the Executive and Committee/Sub-Committee chairmen; media kits and other materials relating to the Media Day held May 27, 1985 and Countdown Day held August 27, 1985; materials relating to the official logo and mascot design contest; souvenir objects including a coaster, sticker and assorted placemats; and records of the Conventions and Delegations Sub-Committee.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Queen of the Furrow Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11882
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F20-26
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F20-26
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Queen of the Furrow Committee series
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Lynda Prong, the Queen of the Furrow Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing and administering the Queen of the Furrow competition and 25th anniversary Queen of the Furrow banquet at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Queen of the Furrow Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, reports, correspondence, budget, agenda, and records relating to the Queen of the Furrow competition and the 25th anniversary Queen of the Furrow banquet.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Research Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11893
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1975-1984
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F27-34
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F27-34
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1975-1984
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Research Committee series
Physical Description
15 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
The Research Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was formed in January 1981 to direct preparations for holding the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show in Elgin County and specifically to elect members of the Executive Committee. Research Committee members included John Anderson, Richard Andrews, Ken Bawden, Grace Campbell, Lorne Carroll, Ron Lackey, Ron McNeil, Jim McQuiggan, Marion Millman, Ken Monteith, Doug arry, Elgin Wells, John Wise and Bill Caverly.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Research Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes; correspondence; and final reports and other records of International Plowing Matches held in the Region of Durham (1975), Huron County (1978), Kent County (1979), Oxford County (1980), Simcoe County (1981), Middlesex County (1982), Region of Ottawa-Carleton (1983), and Wellington County (1984).
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Site Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11977
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1981-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F50-56
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F1-41
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F82
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F50-56
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F1-41
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F82
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1981-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Site Committee series
Physical Description
22 cm of textual records
21 maps
History / Biographical
Under the direction of joint chairmen Larry Shaw and Ken Somerville, the Site Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for selecting sites and securing legal agreements with participating landowners, and for organizing and administering the operation of the Tented City area at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The Site Committee was also responsible for the activities of the following sub-committees: Flying Farmers (Allen Woytaz, Chairman), Health (John Taylor, Chairman), Lands (Ralph Millman, Chairman), Parking (Doug Lyons, Chairman), Sanitation (R.A. McCaig, Chairman), Security and Public Safety (Bill Turvey and Jerry Rietveld, Co-Chairmen), Tented City (Ernest Marr and Michael Fife, Co-Chairmen), Traffic (R.G. Moore, Chairman), Trailer Park (Ken Smith, Chairman), Wagon Tours and Tractor Park (Dave Bechard and Mike Garrod, Co-Chairmen), and Waterlines (John Wilson, Chairman).
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Site Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes; correspondence; reports; legal agreements with participating landowners, contractors and service providers; maps and site plans; and records of the Committee's sub-committees.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Special Events Committee series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11910
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F35-47
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F35-47
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Special Events Committee series
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairmen Colin and Joyce Ferguson, the Special Events Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing special plowing and other events at the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The Special Events Committee was also responsible for administering the activities of the Bands and Parades Sub-Committee, which was charged, under the direction of Mike and Cheri Ferguson, with organizing the opening and closing parades at the Match and with recruiting bands to participate in the parades.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Special Events Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show, including minutes, reports, correspondence, draft budget and records relating to specific events organized by the committee, including the Ontario Plowmen's Association dinner, the antique tractor plowing event, the wardens and regional chairmen's plowing event, the barn dance and the wrap-up party. Series also includes correspondence and reports of the Bands and Parades Sub-Committee.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Less detail

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