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'Elgin County Plowing Matches'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11954
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1924-1998
Storage Location
Box 93, File 39
R5 S4 Sh2 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 93, File 39
R5 S4 Sh2 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1924-1998
Physical Description
9 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains the following:
-a programme for the 1924 Elgin County Plowing Match, held on the farm of J.H. Miller, near Dutton, organized by the Elgin County Plowmen's Association (copy).
-a list of Elgin County Plowing Matches, 1936-1968; lists the year, location, number of plowmen, number of lands plowed and the Champion Plowman.
-an advertisement for the annual Elgin County Plowing Match organized by the Elgin County Plowmen's Association, held beginning October 22, 1929 on the Dominion Canners Farm at Aylmer, just west of Orwell on Highway 3; published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal, October 22, 1929 (copy).
-an advertisement for the 46th Annual Elgin County Plowing Match, held September 6, 1980 at the St. Thomas Psychiatric Hospital Farm; taken from the West Lorne Sun and Rodney Mercury, September 4, 1980, p. 8 (copy).
-Dutton Advance newspaper article: "63rd Annual Elgin Plowing Match", September 16, 1998.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Related Material
Elgin County Plowmen's Association fonds
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration fonds
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds
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Letter from Allister Cameron regarding Ray Williams

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives63785
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2012
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
Box 170, File 5
R10 S3 Sh6 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 170, File 5
R10 S3 Sh6 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2012
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
An obituary for Ray Williams, a long-time Director of the Elgin County Plowmen's Association. Also, the text of a speech by Allister Cameron prior to a moment's silence at the Elgin County Plowing Match Annual Banquet held Saturday, September 8, 2012 at the St. John's United Church, Aylmer.
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Plowing Matches
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