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1985 International Plowing Match Bid

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds
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Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1979-1980
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F27-29
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds
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Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F27-29
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textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1979-1980
Series
Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds - 1985 International Plowing Match Bid series
Physical Description
2.5 cm of textual records
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Series consists of records relating to the Elgin County Plowmen's Association's bid to host the 1985 International Plowing Match, including letters of endorsement from various Elgin County individuals and organizations to the Ontario Plowmen's Association supporting the bid, and records relating to an Elgin County delegation to the Ontario Plowmen's Association annual meeting, February 18-19, 1980.
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Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds
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Advertising

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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1959-1960
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F7
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm
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File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F7
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1959-1960
Series
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration fonds - Publicity Committee series
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence and other records principally concerning advertising for the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration held October 11-14, 1960 in the vicinity of Springfield, Ontario. Retained for reference by the Publicity Committee of the Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration. Includes copies of print advertisements and scripts for radio advertisements.
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Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Annual Plowing Match, 1979

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Plowmen's Association fonds
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F21
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Plowmen's Association fonds
Creator
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F21
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979
Series
Elgin County Plowmen's Association fonds - Annual Plowing Match series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains prize list and press release for the Elgin County Plowmen's Association annual plowing match held September 8, 1979.
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Elgin County Plowmen's Association
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Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Banquet Committee

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1959-1960
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B1 F50-53
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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm
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Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
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R5 S2 Sh6 B1 F50-53
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1959-1960
Series
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration fonds - Banquet Committee series
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
The Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration was established at a meeting of the Executive Committee held September 28, 1959. C.M. Williams was appointed committee chairman. The committee was responsible for organizing the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration Banquet held October 14, 1960 at the St. Thomas-Elgin Memorial Arena, and for regulating the activities of caterers at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration held October 11-14, 1960 in the vicinity of Springfield, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of correspondence, banquet programs, banquet tickets and other records created, collected and maintained by the Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration.
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Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Caterers

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Elgin County Archives
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Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1959-1960
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B1 F53
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm
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File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B1 F53
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1959-1960
Series
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration fonds - Banquet Committee series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains records of the Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration relating to the registration and regulation of caterers at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration held October 11-14, 1960 in the vicinity of Springfield, Ontario. File includes correspondence, lists of caterers, food concessionaire's agreement and food preparation regulations.
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Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Correspondence with Ontario Plowmen's Association

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1980
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F34
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F34
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1980
Series
Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds - Miscellaneous series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence with and forms received from and filed with the Ontario Plowmen’s Association, 1979-1980 by Elgin Wells, Secretary-Treasurer of the Elgin County Plowmen's Association.
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Elgin County Plowmen's Association
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Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Delegation to Ontario Plowmen's Association Annual Meeting

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds
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File
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1979-1980
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F28
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds
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File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B2 F28
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1979-1980
Series
Elgin County Plowmen’s Association fonds - 1985 International Plowing Match Bid series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
File contains various records relating to a delegation organized by the Elgin County Plowmen's Association to the Ontario Plowmen's Association annual meeting, February 18-19, 1980 in Toronto to support the Elgin County Plowmen's Association's bid to host the 1985 International Plowing Match. File includes correspondence, lists of delegation members, lists of bid supporters, a black and white photograph showing members of the delegation, and newspaper clippings.
Name Access
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Related Material
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds
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Elgin County Council Minutes - 1985 International Plowing Match

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1987
Storage Location
Box 105, File 50
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 105, File 50
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1987
Physical Description
8 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Excerpts from minutes of Elgin County Council, 1979-1987, concerning the County's involvement in and financial support for the 1985 International Plowing Match. Compiled 2007 by Deputy Clerk Sandra Heffren.
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Plowing Matches
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Elgin County Plowing Match

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953-1982
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953-1982
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
41 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
File contains black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal articles concerning the annual Elgin County Plowing Match, 1953-1982.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
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Elgin County Plowing Match - Annual Elgin County Match 1970

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1970
Accession Number
2008-01
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C8 Sh5 B2 F8 7
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1970
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.5 x 13.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 23, 1970 with caption: "Getting Ready- Members of the Elgin Plowmen's Association are busily preparing the 1970 Elgin Plowing Match at the farm of Albert Andrews, R. R. 6, St. Thomas. Seen driving in marker spikes are (left to right) Albert Andrews, president of the Elgin Plowmen's Association; Dave Summers, president of horseshoe pitching committee; Reg Clinton, vice-president of the Plowmen's Association."
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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Elgin County Plowing Match - Annual Plowing Match 1971

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1971
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 9
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 9
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1971
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4974909348/in/set-72157624793632567/.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published September 25, 1971 with caption: "Keen Competition- The Elgin County Branch of the Ontario Plowmen's Association annual plowing match got underway this morning at the farm of Joseph Auckland, R.R. 7, St. Thomas, with upwards of 20 contestants vying for prize money. Department of Agriculture representative A. V. Langton, secretary treasurer of the association (centre), is seen here looking on while Judge Norman Barber of Owen Sound measures the furrow plowed by 14-year-old Fred Johnstone of West Lorne (on the tractor). The presentation of awards and an address by guest speaker Rev. Barry Thomas will take place tonight at the Talbotville United Church."
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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Elgin County Plowing Match - Awards

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1975
Accession Number
2008-01
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C8 Sh5 B2 F8 18
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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 18
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1975
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 20.5 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 27, 1975 with captions: " Special Awards- Winners of the Special Awards at the Elgin Plowing Match display their prizes at the banquet at Payne's Mills Women's Institute Hall Saturday evening. From left are Scott McKillop of Wallacetown (Champion Land, Cyril M. Williams Trophy, Eaton's Junior Championship Trophy); Graeme McKillop of Wallacetown (International Harvester Company Special); Mrs. Don Lyons of Wallacetown (Clarence Small Trophy); Ron Clinton of St. Thomas (Esso Champions Special) and Harold Walker of Port Stanley (Champion Land Senior Section)." (C8 Sh5 B2 F8 18a) " The Judges' Choices- First prize winners of the eight classes in the annual Elgin County Plowing Match gather after accepting their awards at the banquet Saturday evening at Payne's Mills Women's Institute Hall. From left are, Don Little of Monkton, (Class 2 open tractor); Harold Walker of Port Stanley (Class 3, Elgin tractor 12'' ); Graeme McKillop, Wallacetown (Class 4 Elgin Tractor 14"); Scott McKillop of Wallacetown (Class 5 Elgin Tractor, 10-16 years); Mrs. Don Lyons of Wallacetown (Class 6 ladies); Clare Paton of Lucan (Class 7 open tractor utility); Keith Bawden of Payne's Mills (Garden Tractor), and Kenneth Monteith of St. Thomas (Class 9 Municipal Councillors)." (C8 Sh5 B2 F8 18b)
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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Elgin County Plowing Match - County Councillors Try Plowing

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 24
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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C8 Sh5 B2 F8 24
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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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Elgin County Plowing Match - Driving In The Stakes

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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1974
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 15
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 15
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1974
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21.5 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 25, 1974 with caption: " Driving In The Stakes- Reg Clinton, left, president of the Elgin Plowman's Association, holds the stake for Albert Andrews, Thursday, while preparing for Saturday's plowing Match. Several dozen competitors are expected to compete in this year's match to be held on the farm of Ken and Walter Bawden, of R.R. 7, St. Thomas. The farm is located two miles west of the Ford plant on Concession 5, Southwold Township."
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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Elgin County Plowing Match -Elgin Youths Dominate Match

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1970
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 8
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 8
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1970
Publication
8b was published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4974909236/in/set-72157624793632567/.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 12 x 18.5 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 26, 1970 with captions: "Happy Gathering- Following Saturday's Elgin Plowing Match, contestants and officials gathered at the Talbotville United Church for an awards banquet Guest of honor at the dinner was Miss Mary Dolson of Brampton, Miss Ontario Queen of the Furrow, 1970. Shown with Miss Dolson are some of the big winners at the match with their trophies. From the left are Don Jamieson, R. R. 1, West Lorne; Richard Andrews, R. R. 6 of St. Thomas, Bob Ford, R. R. 3. Dutton; and Albert Andrews, president of the Elgin Plowmen's Association and the host for the plowing match." (C8 Sh5 B2 F8 8a) ""Feminine Furrows- Taking part in the Elgin Plowing match, Saturday was 15-year-old Sharon Swain of R.R. 1, West Lorne. Sharon, entering the plowing match for the first time, did well against four male competitors in the junior class, finishing second. She also finished second in the combination coach-competitor class, with her coach, Neil Gilchrist of Rodney, in the contest at the farm of Albert Andrews, R.R. 6, St. Thomas." (C8 Sh5 B2 F8 8b)
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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'Elgin County Plowing Matches'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives11954
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1924-1998
Storage Location
Box 93, File 39
R5 S4 Sh2 B2
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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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Elgin County Plowing Match - Ladies Class Of The Match

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives26233
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1971
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 11
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1971
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 20 x 13.5 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used (and one photograph not used) in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published September 27, 1971 with caption: "Not Women's Lib!- Women's Lib hasn't moved into the farming industry... they've been helping their husbands for years. It's a natural thing as Mrs. Neil Gilchrist proved Saturday at the Elgin County Plowing Match 1971. Mrs. Gilchrist took top honors in the ladies class of the match. She is given a helping hand (above) at setting the right depth of the plow by her coach Lewis Watson, R.R. 1, West Lorne."
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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Elgin County Plowing Match -Match Winners

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1971
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 10
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 10
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1971
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published September 27, 1971 with caption: "Plowing Match Winners- Three of the main winners of the 1971 Elgin County Plowing Match received their special award during a banquet held Saturday night at the Talbotville United Church. At the left is George Jamieson, R.R. 1, West Lorne, winner of the Elgin Co-Operative Silver Tray for champion land (senior section) plowed by a resident of Elgin County; on the right is Fred Johnstone, R.R. 1, West Lorne, winner of the Topnotch Feeds Ltd. silver tray for champion land plowing for juniors 10 to 16 years inclusive; while Mrs. Neil Gilchrist, Rodney, receives the Clarence Small Trophy for ' best plowed land', ladies class, from Mr. Small."
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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Elgin County Plowing Match - Municipal Councillors' Class

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1974
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 16
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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 16
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1974
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4974909474/in/set-72157624793632567/.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.5 x 15.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 28, 1974 with caption: " Novice Plowman- Elgin County Warden Ron Lake, Belmont, directs his tractor with a steady hand during the Elgin County Plowing Match Saturday. Warden Lake was competing with three other contestants in the Municipal Councillors' class at the plowing competitions. The Warden finished fourth."
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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Elgin County Plowing Match - Officials Getting Ready

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives26240
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1975
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B2 F8 17
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 17
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1975
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Elgin County Plowing Match file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 15.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 23, 1975 with caption: " Getting Ready - Officials from the Elgin County Plowmen's Association were busy at the farm of Albert Auckland of R.R. 7, St. Thomas, Wednesday getting ready for the annual Elgin Plowing Match this Saturday. Here Mr. Auckland (left) and Leslie Armstrong, president of the association, drive a stake in the ground while preparing the course. The match begins Saturday at the Auckland farm, about one-half-mile west of Talbotville on Highway 3, with registration slated for 9:30 a.m., and actual plowing to begin at 10 a.m."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Elgin County Plowmen's Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Images
Less detail

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