More like 'Correspondence series'

2938 records – page 1 of 147.

Port Talbot Period, 1847-1851

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives168974
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1841-1974
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F7
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1841-1974
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Copy of an "Indenture of Lease from the Hon. Thomas Talbot to James Braddon," witnessed by Richard Airey, 1848.
Copy and transcript of a letter from Richard Airey to his sister, Isabella, 1841.
Programme and script from the Old St. Thomas Church 150th Anniversary Celebration, 1974.
Handwritten note recording members of the Airey family buried in St. Peter's, Tyrconnel.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Port Talbot (Ont.)
Old St. Thomas Church
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
History
Correspondence
Anniversary
Land Settlement
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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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Correspondence series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives169453
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
International Plowing Match fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2009-2010
Accession Number
2011-33
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B7 F10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
International Plowing Match fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2011-33
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B7 F10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2009-2010
Series
International Plowing Match fonds- Correspondence series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
This series contains correspondence between the International Plowing Match and members of the community. The correspondence pertains to volunteers, store decorations, advertisement and photos of tractors.
Name Access
International Plowing Match
Elgin County
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
International Plowing Match & Rural Expo
International Plowing Match & Rural Expo (2010: Elgin-St. Thomas, Ont.)
Correspondence
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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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"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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New Sarum - Aerial View, 1966

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives164303
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1966
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh5 B1 F56
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
R4 S6 Sh5 B1 F56
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1966
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.9 x 18.1 cm
Scope and Content
One black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published November 14, 1966. (56)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
New Sarum (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Land Settlement
Images
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Profile Photographs, General Interest - Wayne Paddon

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives151126
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
1951-1978
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202
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. 110
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202
GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
1951-1978
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
5 photographs : b&w, colour
8 p. textual records
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Wayne Paddon published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on October 31, 1959. (R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202a)
Colour profile photograph showing Wayne Paddon published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal ca. 1971. (R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202b)
Black and white profile photograph showing Wayne Paddon published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on December 13, 1975. (R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202c)
Black and white profile photograph showing Wayne Paddon published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on December 2, 1977. (R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202d)
Black and white profile photograph showing Wayne Paddon published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on May 19, 1978. (R8 S4 Sh4 B2 202e)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, August 2, 1951, describing Paddon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Paddon of St. Thomas, leaving the city to become assistant principal on the Ridgeway school teaching staff. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202a.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, April 19, 1956, describing Paddon, a teacher at Balaclava Street Public School, being elected president of the Commercial League at the St. Thomas Public Golf Course for the 1956 season, succeeding Les Clibborn. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202b.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, June 30, 1969, describing Paddon, head of the history department at Arthur Voaden Secondary School, being offered a graduate assistantship by the University of Toronto, allowing him to pursue an M.A. in history and educational theory. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202c.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 10, 1970, describing Paddon offering further interpretation and analysis of the events surrounding Louis Riel and the Red River Rebellion of 1869. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202d.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1971, describing Paddon receiving his M.A. in Education from the University of Toronto. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202e.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, December 13, 1975, describing Paddon publishing a book entitled "The Story of The Talbot Settlement 1803-1840: A Frontier History of Southwestern Ontario", considered the most definitive work on the subject at that time. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202f.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, December 2, 1977, describing Paddon publishing a book entitled "Steam and Petticoats: The Early Railway Era in Southwestern Ontario 1840-1890", a sequel to his 1975 work. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202g.pdf)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, May 19, 1978, describing Paddon being "roasted" at a farewell event at Arthur Voaden Secondary School. Paddon was to leave A.V.S.S. after 19 years to become vice-principal at Central Elgin Collegiate Institute. (R8_S4_Sh4_B2_202h.pdf)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Subject Access
Newspapers
Schools
Education
Graduation
Teachers
Historic Sites
Elgin County
Land Settlement
Railways
Documents
Images
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"Southwold"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1988
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 23, 1831
Storage Location
M8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Creator
Deputy Surveyor Mahlon Burwell
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 172
Standard Number
"No. 36"
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M8
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 23, 1831
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Photocopy of the original
Scope and Content
Lists names of settlers on some tracts of land.
Name Access
Southwold (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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“The Birth of St. Thomas”, an early history of St. Thomas.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126584
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 the settlement of the land in and around St. Thomas
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Pioneers
Land Settlement
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"Yarmouth"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1990
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
December 10, 1819
Storage Location
M8
Other Title Info
"Map of that Part of the School Township of Yarmouth which is Situated North of Talbot Road"
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Creator
Mahlon Burwell, Deputy Surveyor
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 174
Standard Number
"B 14"
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M8
GMD
cartographic material
Responsibility
Deputy Surveyor's Office, Port Talbot
Date Range
December 10, 1819
Physical Description
1 map
Material Details
Photocopy of the original
Scope and Content
Shows the St. Thomas town plot.
Settlers not listed- only Mahlon Burwell is identified.
Name Access
Yarmouth (Ont.: Township)
Subject Access
Land Settlement
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Airey Correspondence

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives168976
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1834-1857
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
John Ker fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2012-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh3 B3 F9
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1834-1857
Series
John Ker fonds- Airey Research Files series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Copies and summaries of documents and letters which were sent or received by Richard Airey.
Name Access
Airey, Richard
Subject Access
History
Correspondence
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Correspondence and By-Law regarding the Smith Drain in Yarmouth Township

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives163484
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1931-1939
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F23
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F23
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F23
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1931-1939
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains a memo outlining the history of the Smith Drain in the context of the construction of the First Avenue subway, which involved a change of outlet for drain. The memo discusses its history beginning in 1905 and highlights relevant sections from various correspondence written between 1905-1910. Also contains correspondence dated March 1939 regarding who is responsible for the maintenance of the Smith Drain; provides a brief history of the drain and its diversion and maintenance throughout the years. File also contains a copy of Yarmouth Township By-Law No. 2384, likely used as reference.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
First Avenue
Smith Drain
Subject Access
Correspondence
Railways
Related Material
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F17
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Correspondence and memoradums regarding joint arrangements between the Michigan Central Railroad and other railway companies

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives162717
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1933
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F21
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F21
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F21
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1933
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains two copies of correspondence sent to Mr. H. Shearer in Detroit, Michigan with a report of proposed joint arrangements with the Pere Marquette Railway, the Wabash Railroad and the Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway. The letter concludes by stating that the Canadian National Railways and the Canadian Pacific Railway have not considered consolidation with the aforementioned railway lines. File also contains three memorandums (two copies of each), considering the question of taking over operations of each line.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Pere Marquette Railway
Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway
Wabash Railroad
Subject Access
Correspondence
Railways
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Correspondence - Cultivating land in Charing Cross, Kent County

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives162680
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891-1896
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891-1896
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records 1 plan ; 20 x 37 cm
Scope and Content
Filed internally at the Michigan Central Railroad as File No. 2300, this file contains correspondence relating to Sidney White cultivating land owned by the Michigan Central Railroad in Charing Cross, Kent County. Includes a plan of the lots in question (Concession 11, Lots 24 and 25) as well as a list of individuals who have a lease to cultivate the railway company's land in Canada with the corresponding expiry dates.
Name Access
Kent County
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence
Documents
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Correspondence from Colonel Thomas Talbot to Leslie Patterson

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives172454
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1812-1960
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F12
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1812-1960
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Correspondence series
Physical Description
0.3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains the follow items:
-Copies of letters sent by Colonel Thomas Talbot to Leslie Patterson and Joseph Patterson, 1812-1842.
-Handwritten notes on Elgin County Pioneer Museum letterhead dated January 29, 1960, listing original letters of Colonel Thomas Talbot that were donated to the Archives of Ontario by John E. Pearce.
-Typed transcriptions of letters created by Colonel Thomas Talbot, which were donated to the Archives of Ontario.
Name Access
Patterson (family)
Talbot, Thomas
Subject Access
Correspondence
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Correspondence from Coronation Trip

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives181719
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
April-June 1937
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B5 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
George Gray Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-16
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh3 B5 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
April-June 1937
Series
George Gray Collection - St. Thomas Collegiate Institute Series
Physical Description
4 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains copies of the itinerary for Canadian Secondary School Students who travelled to England for the Coronation of King George. Also included is a diary written during that trip, with some photographs. Letters written by Gray's Jack while there, as well as the responses he received are included throughout the diry.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Collegiate Institute
Subject Access
Schools
Correspondence
Diaries
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Correspondence - Hotel accommodations for J.A. Machan, Division Freight Agent, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives162716
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1950-1957
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F20
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F20
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1950-1957
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.3 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence received by Mr. J.A. Machan, Division Freight Agent, New York Central Railway, St. Thomas, from staff at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto, Ontario. Correspondence is to confirm reservations for accommodations from 1950-1957, likely while Machan was traveling for business commitments. All letters are typed on Canadian Pacific Hotels letterhead, branded with the Royal York Hotel logo.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Canadian Pacific Hotels
Subject Access
Correspondence
Railways
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Correspondence - Interchange Tracks at Charing Cross, Kent County

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives162702
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908-1924
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F12
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908-1924
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Filed internally at the Michigan Central Railroad as File No. 10402, this file contains correspondence regarding the handling of cars as well as changing trolley wire at the interchange tracks at Charing Crossing, in Kent County.
Name Access
Kent County
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence
Railways
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