More like '“The Birth of St. Thomas”, an early history of St. Thomas.'

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An early history of St. Thomas (2 pages), written by Ian D. Cameron.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126589
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1930
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1930
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
an early history of St. Thomas and its' pioneers
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
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“Talbot Topics”, an early history of St. Thomas.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126585
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1900
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1900
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Discusses marriage, col. Talbot, Old English Church, and much more.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Old English Church
Subject Access
Pioneers
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"A Lawyer Looks at Local History and Genealogy with Maps" by Duncan C. McKillop

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives170953
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Duncan C. McKillop Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2015-54
2016-20
Storage Location
C3 Sh4 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Duncan C. McKillop Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-54
2016-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh4 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1987
Series
Duncan C. McKillop Collection - McKillop Family series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
A typed document titled A Lawyer Looks at Local History and Genealogy with Maps, written by Duncan C. McKillop in 1987. Includes information about property history, including the names and origins of Counties, Townships, Municipalities and Streets, the function of Land Registry Offices, Probated Wills and the Surrogate Court system and information about Colonel Thomas Talbot and the Talbot Settlement.
Subject Access
Land Records
Land Registry Office
Land Settlement
Lawyers
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An early history of the County of Elgin (3 pages), written by Ian D. Cameron.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126588
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1930
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1930
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
An early history of the County of Elgin.
Name Access
Elgin County (ON)
Subject Access
Pioneers
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Newspaper article: “Dunwich Township has noteworthy examples of early architecture”, St. Thomas Times-Journal, September 7, 1946.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives125280
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1946
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1946
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Stately old homes along historic road.
Name Access
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Housing
Architecture
Pioneers
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Newspaper article: “Early Talbot Settlement Pioneer Colonel James McQueen famed in War of 1812 ”, St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1950

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126200
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1950
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1950
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
History of early Talbot Settlement pioneer Colonel James McQueen, famed in War of 1812.
Name Access
Talbot Settlement McQueen, Col. James
Subject Access
Pioneers
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Newspaper article: “Lieut.-Col. Leslie Patterson played prominent role in early Talbot settlement”, by Miss Gladys Elliott, St. Thomas Times-Journal, June 15, 1957.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126133
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1957
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1957
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Lieut.-Col. Leslie Patterson played prominent role in early Talbot settlement.
Name Access
Patterson (family)
Talbot Settlement
Subject Access
Pioneers
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Newspaper Clippings Relating To St. Thomas History, 1938-1953

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives127622
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1918-1953
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B4 F16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B4 F16
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1918-1953
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
This File Contains;
"Yuletide In Elgin Century Ago", 2 July 1918.
"Travel Was Tedious and Dangerous For Pioneer Residents", 2 July 1918.
"Distorted Steel and Timber Still Stretches from Shore to Shore", 27 January 1935.
"Fifty Years Ago in St. Thomas: Some Interesting Figures, Facts and Comment Gleaned From An Issue of the Evening Journal, 1891", 1941.
"Toll Gate-- Forgotten Subject of Many Disputes, Does Middlesex Still Owe Elgin $8,000?- Old Signboard Revives County Controversy", 5 June 1943.
"Rare St. Thomas Newspaper 112 Years Old, Found At 'U", 2 Feburary 1944.
"St. Thomas First Newspaper", 4 Feburary 1944.
"Secret Gadgets, Compass Concealed in Airmen's Tunic Button Means of Guiding Fliers to Safety", 1945.
"Old Posthouse Was Built More Than 130 Years Ago",(two copies) ca. 1945.
"Two Interesting groups at St. George's Day Dinner", 24 April 1947.
"Sunday's Darkened Sky As Seen From Court House", 25 September 1950.
"A Midday Scene On London's Streets", 25 September 1950.
"Talbot Street Scene During Sundays Blackout", 25 September 1950.
"Reason Behind Naming Places in W. Ontario", ca. 1950.
"Elgin Once Land of Great Oaks and Walnuts", ca. 1950.
"Recalls Early Days St. Thomas Village", ca. 1950.
"Yarmouth Township 2 Years Older Than Elgin County", ca. 1950.
"Collegiate Institute Needs Great Amount of Attention", ca. 1950.
"First Car In Elgin In 1900", ca. 1950.
"Miss Marion V. Royce", ca.1950
"Barrett Davidson Has Highest Entrance Examination Marks", ca.1950.
"91st Will Never Forget", ca. 1950.
"Banquet To Talbot Was Quite Orderly Affair" ca. 1950.
"Program of Opera Presented in 1889", ca. 1950.
"Winter of 1856, Was Short", Ca. 1950.
"Fifty Years Ago- Horse was Best For Traveling and Men Wore Coonskin Coats at the Beginning of the Century", ca.1950.
"Blackfriars Bridge in 1857 London", 20 December 1952.
"This Corner In St. Thomas Has Changed Considerably In The Last Fifty Years or So", 7 Feburary 1953.
"Looking Over Western Ontario, St Thomas Street Scene of Century Ago", 1 August, 1953.
"City Of St. Thomas, Election Notice", 5 December 1953.
"Sea-Faring Luxury Yacht Lies In Squalor Near Sorel", ca. 1953.
"Different in Those Days", ca. 1953.
""Rough Notes", Sarcastic St. Thomas Sheet 90 Years Ago", ca. 1953.
This file also contains an envelope titled ""Miscellaneous Clippings", property of I.D. Cameron".
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
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Newspaper Clippings Relating To St. Thomas History, 1954-57

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives181663
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954-1957
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B4 F17
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B4 F17
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954-1957
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
This File Contains;
"Lord Elgin Reported London, Fracas Lone Adverse Incident in '49 Tour", 31 July 1954.
"Looking Over Western Ontario", 13 November 1954.
"Discover Hundred-Year-Old: Zimmerman Bank Bills Are Interesting Relics of Early Commercial Era", 13 November 1954.
"Western Ontario Had Share of Pioneers in Air, Londoner First Canadian to Ride in Seaplane", 27 November 1954.
"A Giant Among Men: The Legionary's Tribute to Sir Winston Churchill", May 1955.
"Telephone Company Opened Its First Exchange in St. Thomas 75 Years Ago", 15 September 1955.
"This is What Happens when You Go To Courtr", Weekend Magazine Vol.5 No.2 1955.
"Recall Granting of Land by Talbot to Early Elgin Settlers", ca. 1955.
"Conveniences Enjoyed in Home 70 Years Ago Drew Comment in Press" ca. 1955.
"1789 Army Orders: 'Wash Every Day, Powder on Thursdays'", ca. 1955.
"Elgin County Bylaws Over the Past Century Disclose Forgotten Historic Events", ca. 1955.
"Battle Over Waterworks Is Recalled As Fluoridation Issue Develops Here", 25 January 1956.
"Outstanding Citizens At Turn of Century Formed Membership of Knights of Pythias", 28 January 1956.
"St. Thomas Public Library Opened 50 Years Ago Today: Service Greatly Increased During Half Century", 9 February 1956.
"St. Thomas Became a City 75 Years Ago Tomorrow; Council Promptly Passed New Bylaws; 1881 Busy Year", 3 March 1956.
"Iona Garage Operator Plans to Build Museum", 30 June 1956.
"Traveler in 1835 Found Canada Co. "Very Unpopular"", 11 August 1956.
"Barristers, Judge, Court Officials Attend First Evening Red Mass Held at St. Peter's", 25 September 1956.
"Passing of the Old", "Coming of the New" 27 September 1956.
"Tall Gates on 134-Year-Old Gravel Road Were Banished Half Century Ago on Tuesday", ca.1956
"St. Thomas Paving Bares Remnants of Past", 30 October1956.
"Force of 22 Police Officers Maintains Law and Order, Fine Body of Men on Duty In This City Day and Night", 3 November 1956.
"Cleric Violent Critic of Inns on London-Goderich Trail" ca. 1957.
"Post Office Loses Its Head and Insides", 7 February 1957.
"Old St. Thomas P.O. Disappearing", 14 February 1957.
"Chief Mazeppa Missing From Talbot Street Stand", 16 February 1957.
"Old Fingal Bridge Prepared for Move", 18 February 1957.
"New Federal Building Will Be Impressive", 18 Feburary 1957.
"Canada Rich in Opportunity Judge Tells New Citizens", 18 February, 1957.
"St. Thomas' Status Changes to Industrical Centre", 19 February 1957.
"Intend to Erect New Cenotaph In St. Thomas This Year", 23 March 1957.
"Formers Once 'Fleed' By Lightning Rods", 7 December 1957.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
Less detail

Newspaper clippings relating to St. Thomas history, 1954-1957.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives129176
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954-1957
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954-1957
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
This file includes
Lorde Elgin Reported London Fracas Lone Adverse Incident in '49 Tour, 31 July 1954.
Looking Over Western Ontario: Kissing Bridges Not Modern, 13 November 1954.
Discovers Hundred-Year-Old "Elgin" Currency in Old Book, 13 November 1954.
Western Ontario Had Share of Pioneers in Air, Londoner First Canadian to Ride in Seaplane, 27 November 1954.
A Giant Amoung Men: The Legionary's Tribute to Sir Winston Churchill, May 1955.
Telephone Company Opened Its First Exchange in St. Thomas 75 Years Ago, 15 September 1955.
This is what happens when you go to Court: Specially-posed photographs illustrate trial procedure in a model Canadian courtroom, 1955.
Recall Granting of Land by Talbot to Early Elgin Settlers, 1955.
Annual Gift Presentation to Indians was Reward for Services in Battles, ca. 1955.
Conviniences Enjoyed in Home 70 Years Ago Drew Comment in Press, ca. 1955.
1789 Army Orders: 'Wash Every Day, Powder on Thursdays', ca. 1955.
Elgin County Bylaws Over the Past Century Disclose Forgotten Historic Events, ca. 1955.
Clippings Book reveals Interesting Story, Battle Over Waterworks is Recalled as Floridation Issue Develops Here, 25 January 1956.
Outstandin Citizens at Turn of Century Formed Membership of Knights of Pythias, 28 January 1956.
St. Thomas Public Library Opened 50 Years Ago Today; Service Greatly Increased during Half Century, 9 February 1956.
St. Thomas Became a City 75 Years Ago Tomorrow; Council Promptly Passed New Bylaws; 1881 Busy Year, 3 March 1956.
Iona Garage Operator Plans to Build Museum, 30 June 1956.
Traveler in 1835 Found Canada Co. "Very Unpopular", 11 August 1956.
Barristers, Judge, Court Officials attend First Evening Red Mass held at St. Peter's, 25 September 1956.
Passing of the Old, Coming of the New, 27 September 1956.
Toll Gates on 134-Year-Old Gravel Road Were banished Half Century Ago on Tuesday, 1956.
St. Thomas Paving bares Remnants of Past, 30 October 1956.
Maintains Law And Order, Fine Body of Men on Duty In This City Day and Night, 3 November 1956.
Cleric Violent Critic of Inns on London-Goderich Trail, ca. 1957.
Post Office Loses its Head and Insides, 7 February 1957.
Old St. Thomas P.O. Disappearing, 14 February 1957.
Chief Mazeppa Missing From Talbot Street Stand, 16 February 1957.
Old Fingal Bridge Prepared For Move, 18 February 1957.
New Federal Building Will Be Impresive, 18 February 1957.
Canada Rich in Opportunity Judge tells New Citizens, 18 February 1957.
St. Thomas' Status Changes to Industrial Centre, 19 February 1957.
Intend to Erect New Cenotaph in St. Thomas this Year, 23 March 1957.
Farmers Once 'Fleeced' by Lightening Rods, 7 December 1957.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Churchill, Winston
Subject Access
Pioneers
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Newspaper Clippings Relating To St. Thomas History, 1958-1964

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives181666
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1958-1964
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B5 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B5 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1958-1964
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
This File Contains;
"The Busy Life of the Only Toronto", 4 January 1958.
"St. Thomas 60 Years Ago Not Much Like It is Today", 11 January 1958.
"Thomas williams Home Founded On Pure Faith", 31 May 1958.
"Transport Minister George Hees Performing Ceremony", 17 July 1958.
"Ballots 'Open Knowledge' In First St.Thomas Electionl", 26 July 1958.
"John Outdid Victoria in Early Elgin Street Names", 10 October 1958.
"Tecumseh Opened in 1858", 26 December 1958.
A Picture of Junior III Grades of Students at Wellington Street School, 21 July 1960.
"Start Harvesting Elgin County Tobacoo Crop", 30 July 1960.
"Civic Holiday Was a Hot Topic For St. Thomas Citizens in 1870", 30 July 1960.
"Middlesex Buys Government Road, Sells Elgin Part Middlesex Doesn't Pay Covernment, Elgin Wants Refund", ca. 1960.
"Various Types of Sleighs Known in W.O. in 1860 Described in Early Paper", ca. 1960.
"Old Paper Lists Election Results of 1871 in District Municipalities", ca. 1960.
"Early Settlers Cleared Land for Cultivation", ca. 1960.
"78 Elgin Paper All For Grits But Had to Record Tory Win", ca. 1960.
"Mad Hatters, Shillelaghs 'Accountrements' of Early Politics", ca. 1960.
"1813 Death of Tecumseh Attributed To Private by Writer Century Ago"", ca. 1960.
"W.O. Pioneer Recalls First Log Home", ca. 1960.
"One of Oldest Buildings on East Talbot Being Torn Dwon; Was Early-Day Grocery", ca. 1960.
"Traffic Passing Rules Based on Oxen Days", ca.1960.
"London From the Southwest in 19th Century", ca. 1960.
"Extra Free Press Issue in 1860 Marked Visit of Queen Victoria's Son", ca. 1960.
"Her Words Inspired a King" ca. 1960.
"Luxurious Transportation in 1860's", ca. 1960.
"Elgin County Land Awards Led to Strife", ca. 1960.
"Herbs, Hemlock Bark Were Pioneer Cures; Only Strong Survived", ca. 1960.
"When Citizens Committee Acted Down Came the Fence And Court House Crounds Became "Breathing Spot"", ca. 1960.
"Off to School They Go", ca. 1960.
"1879 Hearing of Elgin Recount Said 'Treating' System Prevalent", ca. 1960.
"Looking Over Western Ontario" Scene of Tragic Horror Early in Century", ca. 1960.
"Looking Over Western Ontario" 1872 Edition of Elgin County Gazetteer Gives Glimpse of a Bustling Community", ca. 1960.
"Western Fair Mentioned in Old Diary of Windsor Visitor to Show in 1865", ca. 1960. . "Mustoer of Are a Militiamen Took Urgent Note in 1861", 20 May 1961. . "Today in Western Ontario", 29 July 1961. . "First Flight Over London Caused Stir", 19 May 1962. . "Demolition Faces Local Landmark", ca. 1962. . "Dexter Nonagenarian Recalls Area Scenes", ca. 1962. . "1833 St. Thomas Paper Reveals Hatred of Radicals: Mackenzie Men Given the Rush Out of Town", 9 March 1963. . "City of St. Thomas Comprehensive Zoning Bylaw", ca. 1964. . "Where Stone May Have Come From", 11 September 1964. . "Tombstone Found in St. Thomas Walk Produces Welter of Ghost Queries", 10 September 1964.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
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"Early History of Baptist Work in St. Thomas, Ontario, 1837-1879 and Centre Street Baptist Church, 1879-1979"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives168449
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert and Patricia Moore Local History Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979
Accession Number
2010-42
Storage Location
C1 Sh6 B4 F9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert and Patricia Moore Local History Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2010-42
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh6 B4 F9
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979
Series
Robert and Patricia Moore Local History Collection - Publications Series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
Early History of Baptist Work in St. Thomas, Ontario, 1837-1879 and Centre Street Baptist Church, 1879-1979, compiled on the occassion of the Centennial of the Church Building for anniversary services on October 21, 1979.
Name Access
Centre Street Baptist Church
Subject Access
Churches
Religion
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Early History of St. Thomas Golf and Country Club

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives141010
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1930
Accession Number
2007-07
Storage Location
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F2 86
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F2 87
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F2 88
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2007-07
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F2 86
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F2 87
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F2 88
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1930
Series
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
5 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Five black and white photographs of early uses for the property of the St. Thomas Golf and Country Club, included in the South Yarmouth Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Three, pages 86 to 88:
George Whalley, who owned the property ca. 1900, seen feeding his pigs [86];
The barn located on the property, photograph taken during thrashing time, ca. 1900. George Whalley can be seen at left. The barn was moved to Harley Parker's farm in 1923 [87a];
The house on the north side of the road in 1928 [87b];
The front [88a] and back [88b] of the golf club house, built in 1923. The photographs were taken in 1930.
Name Access
South Yarmouth Women's Institute
Yarmouth (Ont.: Township)
St. Thomas Golf and Country Club
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
Website / Street View Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Websites
Images
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Newspaper article: “Early members of the Duncombe family closely linked with history of district”, St. Thomas Times-Journal, by Gladys E. Elliott, May 28, 1955.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126185
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1955
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1955
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Early members of the Duncombe family closely linked with history of district.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Duncombe, Charles
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Newspaper articles: "The railroad came and then Dutton began to develop; early history of the village", St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 23, 1948.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives125534
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1948
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1948
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
New telephone system is opened in Dutton / New system of telephones, Dutton area”, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 23, 1948.
Name Access
Dutton (Ont. : Village)
Subject Access
Railways
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Arbor Day School Program

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives206995
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
April 1840
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B8 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B8 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
April 1840
Series
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds - Family History Series
Physical Description
1 agreement
Scope and Content
A land agreement between Joseph Wallace and James White over property in Bayham township.
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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Correspondence series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives172460
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1812-1960
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F11
C4 Sh4 B7 F12
C1 Sh3 B7 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F11
C4 Sh4 B7 F12
C1 Sh3 B7 4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1812-1960
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Correspondence series
Physical Description
0.4 cm of textual records
1 volume
Scope and Content
Series contains original and copied correspondence relating to the Patterson family. Includes copies of letters sent to Leslie Patterson by Colonel Thomas Talbot (1812-1842), as well as a letter, dated July 25, 1830, addressed to Captain John Stephens from his nephew, Edward Matthews. Also includes a scrapbook, mostly containing copies of letters sent from Colonel Thomas Talbot.
Name Access
Patterson (family)
Talbot, Thomas
Subject Access
Land Settlement
Correspondence
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"County Maps: Land Ownership Maps of Canada in the 19th Century"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1785
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976
Storage Location
REF 34
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
National Map Collection (Canada)
Description Level
Item
Library Catalogue Number
LH 971.01 MAD
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 34
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976
Publication
Ottawa: National Map Collection, Public Archives of Canada, 1976
Physical Description
1 volume
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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"East Elgin County Homesteads"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1766
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
2004
Storage Location
M8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Creator
Paul Anderson
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 155
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M8
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
2004
Publication
Paul Anderson Rare Books and Maps, c2004
Publisher Series
"Ontario Homestead Maps" series
Physical Description
1 map
Scope and Content
Assembled Map, taken from the "Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Elgin, Ont.: H.R. Page- Toronto, 1877" Includes Southwold (eastern portion), Yarmouth, South Dorchester, Malahide, and Bayham.
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Township)
Malahide (Ont. : Township)
South Dorchester (Ont. : Township)
Southwold (Ont. : Township)
Yarmouth (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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Land Indenture Between Joseph Dutton, Jane Dutton & William Veitch

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives206998
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
August 20, 1856
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B8 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2021-28
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S3 Sh6 B8 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
August 20, 1856
Series
Wallace and Veitch Family fonds - Family History Series
Physical Description
1 legal document
Scope and Content
Deed of Bargain and Sale between Joseph M. Dutton and his wife Jane Elizabeth Dutton and William Veitch.
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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