More like 'Sterling silver pocket box, ca. 1814, Birmingham, England. Burwell crest on front panel: "EX INDUSRIA"'

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Newspaper article: “Diary of Col. Mahlon Burwell records events of 1814 capture at Port Talbot”, by Gladys Elliott, St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1960.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126228
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1960
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. 1960
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Diary of Col. Mahlon Burwell records events of 1814 capture at Port Talbot.
Name Access
Burwell, Mahlon
Port Talbot (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
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MacKenzie Correspondence: Lt. Statfield: 2 Slams Road, Saltley, Birmingham 8, England

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives139026
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
MacKenzie Correspondence fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
February 13, 1949
Accession Number
2015-01
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B4 F1 9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
MacKenzie Correspondence fonds
Creator
Lt. Statfield
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2015-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B4 F1 9
GMD
textual records
Date Range
February 13, 1949
Series
MacKenzie Correspondence fonds
Scope and Content
MacKenzie Correspondence from Lt. Statfield. 2 Slams Road, Saltley, Birmingham 8, England. Age 33, Wife 22, Works in Sheet Metal, Spent 5 years farming as a prisoner of war in Poland. Mentioned in the October 3, 2014 press release This letter is in response to an ad post by Robert Mackenzie of Edgeware Road St Thomas in the Sunday Post (Scotland) for farm labourers/managers on February 13 1949. The original ad is as follows: Here’s A Chance! I am an emigrant who has been in Canada only a few weeks. A new store for feeding stuffs opened here the other day. They gave a free dance and 80 prizes. While I was at the dance I was approached by a farmer. He asked if I knew a young couple experienced in farming. He has two farms and would like to find a fully experienced young couple to run an 83-acre one. The farmer’s name is Robert Mackenzie, Edgeware Road, St Thomas, Ont., Canada -John McGregor, Dutton, Ontario.
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Sterling Silver Candle Holders

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/museum90657
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Candle Holders
Material
Sterling Silver
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Candle Holders
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
2
Description
This pair of candle holders is made from sterling silver and features an etched pattern along the edges.
Material
Sterling Silver
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Lighting Artifact
Subject of Image
Candles
Accession Number
2021.005.007
Artifact Number
2021.005.007
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1890's
Municipal Origin
Sparta
Item History
Unknown
Images
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Newspaper article: “George Rowley a Free Man: Ex-Manager of the Defunct Elgin Loan Leaves Penitentiary’ sentence”, St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1918.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives125649
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1918
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
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 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1918
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
“George Rowley a Free Man: Ex-Manager of the Defunct Elgin Loan Leaves Penitentiary: Has completed nearly five years of twelve years’ sentence”.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin Loan Company
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Journal of Colonel Mahlon Burwell. August 16, 1814 to January 15, 1815

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives6025
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 19, File 31
R5 S6 Sh2 B2
Dukes & ar1s of England th r 1 ednesday 12 Oct 1g14 Read in Curran's Speeches & Strolled about the Streets. Ex ected by this d y's ~i1 to have obtained leave to return to y family but was disappointed -- Thursday 13th Octr 1814 Con inued reading ~. Curran 's Speeches Friday 14th Octr 1814 Con inued re┬Ěding
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 19, File 31
R5 S6 Sh2 B2
Scope and Content
George E. Thorman Papers
- Journal of Colonel Mahlon Burwell. August 16, 1814 to January 15, 1815
- typed copy
Documents
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Royal Canadian Legion Branch 524, Port Burwell - Legion Crest Presented

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives62302
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1967
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C9 Sh1 B4 F17 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
C9 Sh1 B4 F17 3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1967
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Royal Canadian Legion Branch 524, Port Burwell file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 13.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published July 10, 1967 with caption: "Presents Crest - Peter Houghton, adopted veteran of the Ladies' Auxiliary of the Port Burwell Royal Canadian Legion, presented a crest to them on Saturday. Seen here accepting the crest is Betty Hollingsworth, president of the Ladies' Auxiliary."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 524, Port Burwell
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Military
Veterans
Images
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'The Water Front, Port Burwell, Canada'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives15852
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1913
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B4 F4 #3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Rumsey and Co., Toronto, Canada
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B4 F4 #3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1913
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of the harbour at Port Burwell, with a light house and a departing steamer in the background. Has a Tillsonburg postmark dated September 13, 1913. Addressed to mrs. G.A. Dowling of London, Ontario.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Lake Erie
Images
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Young woman in front of Shipp Bros. Casino in Port Burwell

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/museum89056
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Museum / Archive
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description
Black and white photograph of young woman in front of Shipp Bros. Casino. Three women can be seen walking in the middle right of the photograph. Circa 1943
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Accession Number
021.03.06
Width
15.2
Height
10.2
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St. Thomas Fire Department Engine No. 4 in front of Arthur Voaden Secondary School, ca. 1967

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives124922
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Dave Rock Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1967
Accession Number
2014-07
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh3 B5 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Dave Rock Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-07
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh3 B5 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1967
Publication
Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal Bygone Days feature, and on the Archives flickr site, July 19, 2016: https://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/28384576676/in/dateposted-public/.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.5 x 7.5 cm
Scope and Content
Dodge Fargo truck marked "St. Thomas Fire Dept. No. 4" in front of Arthur Voaden Secondary School on Flora Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1967. Evidence from other photos indicates that this vehicle was used by the Department's Fire Prevention officer in conducting the Department's public fire prevention education and outreach program.
Name Access
St. Thomas Fire Department
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Emergency Services
Images
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St. Thomas Fire Department Engine No. 4 in front of the Southwick Street Fire Hall, ca. 1965

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives124920
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Dave Rock Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1965
Accession Number
2014-07
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh3 B5 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Dave Rock Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-07
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh3 B5 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1965
Publication
Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal Bygone Days feature, and on the Archives flickr site, June 18, 2014: https://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/14267042309/in/photostream/.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Dodge Fargo truck marked "St. Thomas Fire Dept. No. 4" in front of the Southwick Street Fire Hall, ca. 1965. Exhibit mounted in the truck bed indicates the vehicle was used by the Fire Prevention officer in conducting the Department's public education and outreach activities.
Name Access
St. Thomas Fire Department
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Emergency Services
Images
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Book; England, Their England

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/museum11115
Museum / Archive
Edison Museum of Vienna
Material
Paper
Artist Name
MacDonell, A.G.
Manufacturer
The MacMillan Company; New York
Museum / Archive
Edison Museum of Vienna
Collection
Nora Edison Coombe Collection
Artist Name
MacDonell, A.G.
Description
Soft Cover.
Material
Paper
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Accession Number
988.01.369
Date Range
1933
Width
13
Height
19.5
Units
cm
Manufacturer
The MacMillan Company; New York
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"Land Registry Office Abstract Index Book: Port Burwell, ca. 1856-1957"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives10669
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
records on microform
Storage Location
Microfilm Cabinet Drawer #30
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
LDS #0160576
MF-1922
Storage Room
Archives Microform Room
Storage Location
Microfilm Cabinet Drawer #30
GMD
records on microform
Physical Description
1 microfilm reel; 35 mm
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
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Miscellaneous Accounts, ca 1928-1935: Township of Bayham & Port Burwell

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11372
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
records on microform
Storage Location
Drawer B
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MFI-163
Storage Room
Archives Microform Room
Storage Location
Drawer B
GMD
records on microform
Physical Description
4 microfiches
Name Access
Bayham (Ont. : Municipality)
Port Burwell (Ont.)
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Newspaper article: “Copy of Burwell Will Tells Story of Land Still Tilled by Heirs” London Free Press, ca. 1950.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126204
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
Copy of Burwell Will Tells Story of Land Still Tilled by Heirs
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
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Newspaper article: “Suggest Bridge Honor Pioneer Mahlon Burwell”, by Arthur R. Ford, London Free Press, ca. 1960.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126136
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1960
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. 1960
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Warncliffe Bridge should be named after Col. Mahlon Burwell for his life's work as a pioneer and Col.
Name Access
Burwell (family)
Burwell, Mahlon
Talbot Settlement
London (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
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Newspaper article: “Surveyor-Politician Mahlon Burwell Left His Mark on Western Ontario”, London Free Press, by Pat Moauro, ca. 1960.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126177
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1960
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. 1960
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Surveyor-Politician Mahlon Burwell influence on Western Ontairo
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Burwell, Mahlon
Elgin County (ON)
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Port Burwell Public School, ca. 1860

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives123954
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
c. 1860
Accession Number
2013-36
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 527
Accession Number
2013-36
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
c. 1860
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 15 x 21 on mat 25.5 x 30 cm
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Port Burwell Public School
Subject Access
Education
Schools
Images
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Port Burwell Public School, ca. 1886

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives123944
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
c. 1886
Accession Number
2013-36
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Creator
R.E. Hodges, Waterford
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 517
Accession Number
2013-36
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
c. 1886
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 14 x 19.5 on mat 23 x 27 cm
Scope and Content
Students are identified as follows:
Front row, left to right: unidentified, Effie Armstrong, Laura Perrick, Jennis Williams, Maude Burgess, Annabelle Haney, Edna Stafford, Annie Rawling, unidentified, unidentified, George Snelgrove, Rob BlackenburyWill McConnell, Dave Price, Fred Stafford, Charlie Davidson, Audrey Davidson, Jack Webber, Rennie Wilson.
-Middle row: Mary Armstrong, Bird Backus, Jennie Light, Louise McConnell, Ridge Backus, Lottie Temple, Annie Westover, Bertha Neville, Edith Butcher, Jennie Rawlings, Violet Oakes, Lillie Emery, Maud Light, Gertie Light, Vinie Burgess, Hattie Emery, Emma Webber, Addie Matthews, Hattie McKenzie, Hector Marlatt, May Burwell, John Burwell, Shultz Riley, Will Blackenbury, Mahlon Westover, unidentified, Freeman Burgess, Dave Foster, Charles Blackenberry, Geore "Ike" Williams.
-Back row: Miss Bessie Rogers (teacher), Mary Eliza Williams, Will Kirk, Lena Pontine, Nell Hoshal, Annie Milne, Gusty Webber, Florence Boyd, Will Light, Ernie Millard, Alex McKenzie (with cap), Percy Boyd, John Sutherland, Gordon Emery, Ramsey Sinclair (with hat), Sam Foster, Albert Misner, Lewis Ribble, Albert Milne (cap), Mr. McDonald (teacher).
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Port Burwell Public School
Subject Access
Education
Schools
Images
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Stars of the Town: Port Burwell, ca. 1949

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives20933
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Audio-Visual Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
moving images
Accession Number
2017-39
Storage Location
W6 B8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Audio-Visual Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
AV 83
Accession Number
2017-39
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W6 B8
GMD
moving images
Publication
Copyright University of Western Ontario
Physical Description
1 DVD-video (2 copies)
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
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The Windemere Farm Building, RR #1, Port Burwell, ca. 1940

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives148889
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wilfred Smith fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940
Accession Number
2014-2
Storage Location
C1 Sh2 B5 F13 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wilfred Smith fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-2
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh2 B5 F13 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5 cm in mat 9.5 x 7 cm
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 8 x 5.5 cm in mat 9 x 6 cm
History / Biographical
The Holy Cross Centre for Ecology & Spirituality was established in 1965, and closed in 1998. It was originally the Windemere Farm Building
Scope and Content
The Windemere Farm Building, RR #1, Port Burwell, ca. 1940. This building later became the Holy Cross Centre for Ecology & Spirituality. The Holy Cross Centre for Ecology & Spirituality was established in 1965, and closed in 1998.
Images
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