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History of Agricultural Office in Elgin County

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives172473
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1956
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F16
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 F16
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1956
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Miscellaneous records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File includes correspondence addressed to John E. Pearce from A.V. Langton, dated May 24, 1956. In the letter, Langton thanks Pearce for information he provided regarding the history of the Agricultural Office in Elgin County. File also contains a transcript titled "History - Agricultural Office - Elgin County", which outlines its history, as well as John E. Pearce's role as Secretary-Treasurer of the local Farmers' Institute.
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Miscellaneous records series

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives172476
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1911-1956
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F15
C4 Sh4 B7 F16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F15
C4 Sh4 B7 F16
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1911-1956
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Miscellaneous records series
Physical Description
1 volume
0.2 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Series contains a notebook with handwritten notes by Sarah Ann Backus, wife of Thomas Leslie Pearce with accounts of family trips, as well as correspondence and a transcript that chronicles the history of the Agricultural Office in Elgin County.
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Sarah Ann Backus notebook

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives172472
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1911-1939
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Alison Pearce fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2017-06
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C4 Sh4 B7 F15
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1911-1939
Series
Alison Pearce fonds - Miscellaneous records series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
A notebook with handwritten notes by Sarah Ann Backus, wife of Thomas Leslie Pearce. Includes an account of her trip to Western Canada with her husband, Thomas, in 1911, when they visited their sons Walter and Leslie. When they returned home, their son Ernest had built his home where he was living with his wife, Alice Lisle Morris. Also includes an account of Sarah's trip to Western Canada in 1939.
Name Access
Backus (family)
Pearce (family)
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