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Churches, Elgin County

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1929-1976
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 73, File 28
R5 S5 Sh5 B2
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 73, File 28
R5 S5 Sh5 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1929-1976
Scope and Content
Churches, Elgin County. Material copied from the St. Thomas Public Library
Local History File:
- Elgin Crusade, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 19, 1974, January 21, 1974.
- Bill Banting, Minister of the Church of Christ. St. Thomas Times-Journal,
January 24, 1974; June 7, 1976.
- Zion Missionary Church, St. Thomas. St. Thomas Times-Journal, March 1, 1974.
- Day of Prayer, St. Thomas. St. Thomas Times-Journal, March 2, 1974.
- Christian Growth Centre. St. Thomas Times-Journal, October 9, 1974.
- Grace United Church. St. Thomas Times-Journal, February 1, 1975.
- First United Church, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 2, 1975; January 25,
1975; November 10, 1975
- Latter Day Saints Church Missionaries, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 22,
1975; June 13, 1975
- Mormons
- photocopies of newspaper articles
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Churches, Elgin County

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1929-1976
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 73, File 28
R5 S5 Sh5 B2
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 73, File 28
R5 S5 Sh5 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1929-1976
Scope and Content
Churches, Elgin County. Material copied from the St. Thomas Public Library
Local History File:
- Reorganized Church of Latter Day Saints, St. Thomas Times-Journal, June 7,
1976
- Central United Church, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 14, 1975, September
20, 1975
- United Church Presbytery, St. Thomas Times-Journal, March 2, 1975
- Wallacetown United Church, St. Thomas Times-Journal, July 14, 1975, October
14, 1975
- Doctor Rodney, Minister of Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas Times- Journal,
May 5, 1975
- Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas. St. Thomas Times-Journal, February 6,
1976.
- including an article from The Farmers Advocate, 7 March 1929.
-"St. Thomas' Church, St. Thomas, Ontario", written by W.C.M., 1957.
- Old English Church, St. Thomas. article concerning an 1828 marriage, Brooks,
- no date on article, circa 1978
- Centre Street Baptist Church, St. Thomas. St. Thomas Times-Journal, April 12,
- Baptist Association. St. Thomas Times-Journal, May 1, 1976.
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Elgin County Junior Farmers Association- Non-Elgin County general handbooks, guidelines and newsletters

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Junior Farmers and Junior Institute Association fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1950- ca. 2012
Accession Number
2017-28
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh2 B3 F24
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Junior Farmers and Junior Institute Association fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2017-28
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh2 B3 F24
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1950- ca. 2012
Series
Elgin County Junior Farmers and Junior Institute Association fonds- Meeting Reports, Planning and Special events series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
This file includes the following records:
-pamphlet: "Your Invitation to Join a Junior Farmer Club", ca. 1955.
-pamphlet: "Farmstead and Rural Improvement Centennial Project", 1965.
-handbook: "Planning effective Meetings: Junior Farmers' Association of Ontario", ca. 1965.
-Kent County Junior Farmers Handbook and Newsletter, 1977.
-Young Farmers' Clubs of Ulster: Juniors and Associates pamphlets, ca. 2012.
-"Strategic Plan: Young Farmers' Clubs of Ulster: 2012-2015".
-"JFAO: Junior Farmers' Association of Ontario" pamphlet, ca. 2012.
Name Access
Elgin County Junior Farmers
Elgin County Junior Institute
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Elgin County Library Association Board/ Elgin County Library Co-Operative Board - Minutes, 1936-1953

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Library fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936-1953
Storage Location
R7 S3 Sh5 B2 F20
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Library fonds
Creator
Elgin County Library Co-Operative Board
Elgin County Library Association Board
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S3 Sh5 B2 F20
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936-1953
Series
Elgin County Library fonds - Minutes series
Scope and Content
File contains minutes of meetings of the Elgin County Library Co-Operative Board and it's predecessor, the Elgin County Library Association Board, 1936-1953.
Name Access
Elgin County Library
Elgin County Library Co-Operative
Elgin County Library Association
Subject Access
Libraries
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Elgin County Seed Fair - 1955 Elgin County Seed Fair

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1955
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F11 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 F11 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1955
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Seed Fair file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 25.5 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 23, 1955 with captions: "Auditorium In Full Use- Upwards of 750 persons attending the Elgin County Seed Fair at the St. Thomas Elgin Memorial Community Centre are here seen crowded in the big auditorium near the closing stages of the exhibition program. Seed Fair officials were more than pleased with the facilities and accommodation at the Community Centre, and its central location is ideal for country-wide events of this type. Space was provided on the floor of the auditorium for commercial exhibits and competitors' entries, while the stage was used for the display of carcasses in the first Elgin County Competitive Bacon Show." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 2a) " Winner Congratulated- Jacob Friedrich, R.R. 2, Rodney, right, above, was premier exhibitor of the 1955 Elgin County Seed Fair held in St. Thomas on Monday and Tuesday and is here seen being congratulated by the runner-up, John A. McMillan, R.R. 1, Dutton. Mr. McMillan was premier exhibitor at the fair last year." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 2b)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin Soil and Crop Improvement Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Business and Industry
Images
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Elgin County Seed Fair - 1955 Elgin County Seed Fair Opens

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1955
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F11 1
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 F11 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1955
Publication
1a was published in the Bygone Days section of the St. Thomas Times-Journal: February 26, 2010.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Seed Fair file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 14.5 x 10 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 22, 1955 with captions: "Close Competition in Corn - With a total of 55 entries in corn classes at the Elgin Seed Fair, judges had considerable difficulty in making their choices. Keith Hillier, left, of the plant products division, Federal Department of Agriculture, and Professor James Laughland, field husbandry department, O.A.C., Guelph, look over the championship entry of Marvin Little, RR 4, St. Thomas" (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 1a) "Junior Judges Compete - A total of 94 young Junior Farmers competed in the judging competition at the Department of Agriculture offices here this morning. This new record indicates the interest of the younger farmers in good seed. Left to right are shown four pupils from East Elgin High School at Aylmer, judging a class of alfalfa: Barry Kinsey, Bob Dewaele, Jamie Buchanan and Jim Cartwright" (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 1b).
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin Soil and Crop Improvement Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Business and Industry
Images
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Elgin County Seed Fair - 1957 Elgin County Seed Fair

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1957
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F11 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 F11 3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1957
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Seed Fair file
Physical Description
4 photographs : b&w ; 11.5 x 15.5 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Four black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 20, 1957 with captions: "Agrees With Judges- Richard Andrews, three-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Andrews, of R.R 6, St. Thomas, agrees with the judges who gave first prize at the Elgin Seed Fair to Jacob Friedrich and Sons, R.R 2, Rodney, for the four-bushel lot of soybeans in the auction sale division." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 3a) " Fair Visitors- Former premier exhibitor at Elgin Seed Fair, James A. McBain, Elgin M.P., looks over this year's entries after the judging had been completed in the auditorium of St. Thomas Elgin Community Centre Tuesday afternoon. With him is son Jamie, who appears much interested." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 3b) " Premier Exhibitor- Twenty-five-year-old John A. McMillan of R.R. 1, Dutton, was named premier exhibitor at Elgin Seed Fair Tuesday. This is the third time he won the honor. He is shown beside the premier exhibitor rosette, pinned on his winning entry of Rodney late oats." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 3c) " Championship Exhibits- With painstaking care the judges decide the championships at the Elgin Seed Fair. Samples of the seed from the class winning entries are judged for top awards. Left to right are Glenn Anderson, a judge, from the Field Husbandry Department, O.A.C., Guelph; Leslie Armstrong, R.R. 1, judging chairman; and Keith Hillier, Canada Department of Agriculture, London, Ont." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 3d)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin Soil and Crop Improvement Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Business and Industry
Images
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Elgin County Seed Fair - 1958 Elgin County Seed Fair

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1958
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F11 4
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 F11 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1958
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Seed Fair file
Physical Description
3 photographs : b&w ; 12 x 15 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 19, 1958 with captions:
"Judging- Patience and experience are needed for the classification of entries. Here Glen Anderson, left, of O.A.C., Guelph and K. R. Hillier, of the Canada Department of Agriculture, London, closely examine grain samples." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 4a)
"Displays- Products of Elgin County's fertile acres formed the central displays at the Seed Fair. Despite bad weather, more farmers exhibited more entries than in 1957." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 4b)
"Busy Place - With more entries than last year, the main desk at the Seed Fair was the centre of brisk activity. From the left, Donald Small, RR 3, Iona Station, vice-president of the Elgin Soil and Crop Improvement Association; A.V. Langton, Elgin agricultural representative; and Miss Edith Nimmo accept entries and tabulate results of the judging." (C8 Sh5 B2 F11 4c)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin Soil and Crop Improvement Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Business and Industry
Images
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Public Library Reports to Ontario Department of Education - Elgin County Library Co-Operative/ Elgin County Library Association, 1936-1959

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Library fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936-1959
Storage Location
R7 S3 Sh4 B1 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Library fonds
Creator
Elgin County Library Co-Operative
Elgin County Library Association
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S3 Sh4 B1 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936-1959
Series
Elgin County Library fonds - Public Library Reports to Ontario Department of Education series
Scope and Content
File contains Public Library Reports to Ontario Department of Education filed by the Elgin County Library Co-Operative/ Elgin County Library Association, 1936-1959.
Name Access
Elgin County Library
Elgin County Library Co-Operative
Elgin County Library Association
Subject Access
Libraries
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'County of Elgin - County Road Superintendent's Office'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Letterhead Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1920-1963
Accession Number
2008-05
Storage Location
D36 F10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Letterhead Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-05
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
D36 F10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1920-1963
Scope and Content
County of Elgin - County Road Superintendent's Office G.F. Pineo, Superintendent Court House St. Thomas
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Business and Industry
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Elgin County 4-H Clubs - County Honor Winners

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1955
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C9 Sh2 B1 F46 4
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 Sh2 B1 F46 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1955
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County 4-H Clubs file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published March 21, 1955 with caption: "4-H COUNTY HONOR WINNERS - Nine of the 10 girls who received County honor certificates at Elgin County's Achievement Day program held Saturday in Trinity Parish Hall, are shown above. They received certificates and pins from Mrs. Stanley Lyle, of Middlemarch, Elgin district president, for completing six Homemaking Club projects. Pictured are, left to right: Bottom row - Vera May McKibbin (Lakeview); Karen Shore (Wellington Road); Susanne Blewett (Wellington Road). Second row - Margaret Roberts (Wellington Road); Judy Hull (Dutton); Geraldine Hoglund (Dutton). Third row - Pauline Shelley (Central Elgin Juniors); Mrs. Mary Denniss (Central Elgin Juniors), and Carolyn Brown (Shedden). Absent is Marilyn Pearce, Iona."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Farm life
Farming
4-H Clubs
Images
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Elgin County Council - Guests Of County Council

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1954
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh4 B2 F3 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 Sh4 B2 F3 3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1954
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Council file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published November 23, 1954 with caption: "Guests Of County Council- Following a practice inagurated about ten years ago, members of the Elgin County Council brought young people to the first meeting today of the November sessions as their guests and to get first-hand knowledge of how county affairs are administered. A feature of the party this year was the marked increase in the number of young ladies who accompanied the county solons. The young Elgin guests are shown above on the steps of the main entrance to the courthouse after the morning adjournment.
Front row, left to right- Warden K. M. Williamson; Stanley Speers, son of Deputy Reeve Garnet Speers, Port Stanley; Donna Wilson and Gloria Wilson, daughters of Superintendent Wilson of Elgin Manor; Dorothy Wackley, daughter of Reeve Elmer Wackley, Springfield; Fred Brown, guest of Reeve Howard Palmer, Vienna.
Second row- Larry Roszell, son of Reeve George Roszell, Malahide; the identical Kelly twins, Misses Marlene and Marilyn Kelly, guests of Deputy Reeve Philip Schleihauf, Aldborough; Miss Helen Wilson, daughter of Reeve John B. Wilson, South Dorchester; Miss Mary Williamson, daughter of Warden Williamson; and Miss Marilyn McNeil, guest of Deputy Reeve E. E. Atkinson, Aylmer.
Third row, left to right- Larry Marr, guest of Deputy Reeve Bruce Marr, Malahide; Ronald Quittenden, guest of Reeve George Roszell; Wayne Hindley, son of Deputy Reeve James Hindley, Yarmouth; Peter Cassel, guest of Reeve Robert Coles, Rodney; Lee McKibben, guest of Deputy Reeve Bruce Marr; Jacqueline Anderson, guest of Reeve Violet McCarthy, Port Stanley; Bob Fulton, guest of Deputy Reeve Clarence Culber, Southwold; and Larry Loucks, guest of Reeve H. O. Alward, Port Burwell.
Top row- Larry Chamberlain, guest of Reeve George Silcox, Southwold; Arnold Hull, guest of Reeve Thomas Shipley, Dutton; Melvin Small, guest of Reeve Alistair Littlejohn, Dunwich; Allan Davis, guest of Reeve C. M. Williams, Yarmouth; Ronald Lee, guest of Deputy Reeve Archie McMillan, Dunwich; and Lloyd McQuiggan, nephew of Deputy Reeve Morley McQuiggan, Bayham.
The young people inspected the county buildings and were noonday guests of the councillors at luncheon in the Stork Club, Port Stanley."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Council
Subject Access
Newspapers
Elgin County Council
Municipal Corporations
Municipal Officials
Images
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Elgin County Council - Guests of County Councillors

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh4 B2 F3 1
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 Sh4 B2 F3 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953
Publication
Published in the Bygone Days section of the St. Thomas Times-Journal and on the Archives' flickr site: November 5, 2011.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Council file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.5 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published November 17, 1953 with caption: "Guests Of County Councillors - Young Elgin attended Elgin County Council sessions today as guests of the County councillors, spending a full day in the meeting periods, inspection of buildings, and as guests at noonday luncheon in Port Stanley. Front row, from left: Murray Alward, Port Burwell; John Wilson Jr., South Dorchester; Larry Roszell, Malahide; Anne Hockin, Dutton; Roger Smith, Port Stanley; Gary Smith, Dutton; Doug Howse, Aldborough; Wayne Palmer, Vienna; Second row, from left: Larry Marr, Malahide; Lee Locker, Bayham; Christopher Berry, Port Stanley; Ted Gray, Aldborough; Bernie Pfeiffer, West Lorne; Carl Ellison, Rodney; Kenneth Schleihauf, Aldborough. Third row, from left: Robert Unn, Aylmer; Waleden Dalley, Aylmer; David Vincent, Springfield; John Kruppe, Southwold; Helen Wilson, South Dorchester; Barbara Parker, Yarmouth; Betty McKillop, Dunwich. Fourth row, from left: Duaine Nelson, Bayham; Bill Patterson, Dunwich; Ron Ferguson, Yarmouth."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Council
Subject Access
Newspapers
Elgin County Council
Municipal Corporations
Municipal Officials
Images
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Elgin County Plowing Match - County Councillors Try Plowing

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives63058
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 24
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 F8 24
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 20.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal published October 22, 1953 with caption: "Plowmen All? - It was a question at Elgin County Plowing Match on Wednesday if county councillors and wardens were good plowmen and from results obtained the result seemed somewhat doubtful. They all had a good time, however, and expert plowing didn't matter. Here are most of the contestants in the class lined up behind Warden W. S. McKillop, reeve of Dunwich, with the plow in hand who placed second. Reading to the rear are: C. M. Williams, deputy reeve of Yarmouth, class winner; P. W. Schleihauf, deputy reeve of Aldborough; Bruce Marr, deputy reeve of Malahide; Charles F. Jackson, reeve of Bayham; J. B. Wilson, reeve of South Dorchester; Cpl. Walter Robinson, O. P. P. St. Thomas, who was admitted as a ringer and won a red ribbon for putting on the best act; Walter Nelson, deputy reeve of Bayham; George Roszell, reeve of Malahide; and Ken Williamson, reeve of Aylmer."
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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Lists of Elgin County County Officials, 1921-1961

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives193030
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1921-1961
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh7 B4 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh7 B4 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1921-1961
Series
Don Cosens Collection - Elgin County Local History series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Lists of Elgin County Officials for the years: 1921,1925, 1932, 1945-1948,1954-1955, 1957 and 1961.
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"Plan of County Road in the Townships of Yarmouth & Southwold in the County of Elgin"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1972
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
Surveyed in January 1958
Plan completed in April 1958
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T4
Other Title Info
"Plan of County Road In the Townships of Yarmouth & Southwold in the County of Elgin-- Sta. 0 + 00 to Sta. 102 + 65.11-- Line 'A' (Wellington Road)"
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Creator
Surveyed by: D. Hall
Drawn by: D. Broadfood
Supervisor: F. Loscombe
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 157
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T4
GMD
cartographic material
Responsibility
Department of Highways, Ontario- Planning & Design Branch
Date Range
Surveyed in January 1958
Plan completed in April 1958
Physical Description
1 map: col.
Scope and Content
Profile of 'Line A' (Wellington Road), connecting Hwy. 3/4 to the County Road.
Includes Key Plan, showing location of 'Line A'
Subject Access
Roads and Highways
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Catholic Churches in St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives113817
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1953-ca. 1993
Storage Location
Box 179, File 8
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 179, File 8
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1953-ca. 1993
Scope and Content
-"Local Ukrainians Building Greek Catholic Church", St. Thomas Times-Journal. July 25, 1953.
"City's first Catholic church built in 1830 on Talbot Street": St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1993.
"Catholic church built here in 1830": a Letter to Editor, by Stephen J. Peters. ca. 1993.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Religion
Churches
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Churches in St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives41652
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1950
Storage Location
Box 523, Envelope 3449
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 523, Envelope 3449
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1950
Publication
(Negative 1 of 5): Printed in the St. Thomas Times-Journal- September 23, 2002.
(Negative 3 of 5): Printed in the St. Thomas Times-Journal- September 19, 2002.
Physical Description
Plastic negative
Scope and Content
(Negative 1 of 5): Knox Presbyterian Church, 55 Hincks Street, St. Thomas. Google Street View 2014: http://www.instantstreetview.com/@42.776278,-81.19725,138.15h,22.24p,1z.
(Negative 2 of 5): Trinity Anglican Church, 55 Southwick Street, St. Thomas. Google Street View 2014: http://www.instantstreetview.com/@42.775113,-81.195541,21.55h,11.94p,1z.
(Negative 3 of 5): St. John's Anglican Church, 20 Flora Street, St. Thomas. Google Street View 2014: http://www.instantstreetview.com/@42.779349,-81.188945,-55.66h,17.38p,1z.
(Negative 4 of 5): First United Church Church, 7 Curtis Street, St. Thomas. Google Street View 2014: http://www.instantstreetview.com/@42.780152,-81.201715,-29.47h,11.87p,1z.
(Negative 5 of 5): Seventh-day Adventist Church, southeast corner of Curtis and Mary Streets, St. Thomas. Google Street View 2014: http://www.instantstreetview.com/@42.779837,-81.196225,-145.35h,5.98p,1z. In 2014 the building formerly occupied by the Seventh-day Adventist Church was occupied by the Living Hope Community Church.
Name Access
Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas
Trinity Anglican Church, St. Thomas
St. John's Anglican Church, St. Thomas
First United Church
Seventh-day Adventist Church, St. Thomas
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Churches
Religion
Copy Print Number
(Negative 1 of 5): 52
(Negative 3 of 5): 54
Images
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Church of Christ churches -History

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives5079
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1945-1990
Storage Location
Box 95, File 3
R5 S4 Sh3 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 95, File 3
R5 S4 Sh3 B1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1945-1990
Scope and Content
-Name tag for John Nunn, "Annual June Meeting of Disciples of Christ in Ontario", ca. 1945.
"Yarmouth Heights-St. Thomas- New Church on Park Ave. for Church of Christ (Disciples)" brochure, ca. 1954
-Service of Dedication: Park Avenue Christian Church, Yarmouth Heights, Sunday, November 28th, 1954.
History of Mapleton Church of Christ (Disciples) South Dorchester –2 typed pages
Newspaper clipping-Mapleton church marks 140 years serving surrounding community
The St. Thomas Times-Journal (written in at bottom of photocopy is the date October 1 1990)
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Newspaper article: “Early St. Thomas inn keeper Samuel Ivor made bequests to churches”, St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1957.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives126120
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 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
ca. 1957
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Samuel Ivor left money to St. Thomas churches in his will that is still helping out the community
Name Access
Ivor, Samuel
Subject Access
Churches
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