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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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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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Wedding & Anniversary Invitations

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives183016
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
West Elgin Genealogical and Historical Society Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1919-1932
Accession Number
2019-27
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh5 B4 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
West Elgin Genealogical and Historical Society Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2019-27
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh5 B4 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1919-1932
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains an assortment of wedding and anniversary party invitations from 1919-1932.
Name Access
West Elgin
Subject Access
Wedding
Anniversary
Images
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