16 records – page 1 of 1.

Accident Scene at Wilson Avenue Bridge, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives84432
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1931
Storage Location
Box 63, Envelope 20586
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 63, Envelope 20586
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1931
Physical Description
2 negatives : glass-plate
Scope and Content
Two photographs showing the aftermath of an accident on the Wilson Avenue Bridge, St. Thomas, November 27, 1931. Image 63_20586a shows a wrecked car in the ravine at the foot of the bridge. Image 63_20586b shows the bridge surface with the area where the car crashed through the east side guard rail cordoned off and guarded by a police officer, with a large number of onlookers. A report on the accident was published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal, November 28, 1931, p. 1. Two men riding in the front seat, Howard Size (driver) and Samuel Robinson (passenger) survived; the passenger in the rear seat, Samuel A. Willis, died. 63_20586b shows several residences on the south side of Rosebery Place from the rear.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Wilson Avenue Bridge
Subject Access
Bridges
Automobiles
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Chevrolet Automobile

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives84704
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Storage Location
Box 65, Envelope 21243
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 65, Envelope 21243
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a group of unidentified men sitting in and standing around a Chevrolet automobile, parked in front of an unidentified barber shop, possibly in St. Thomas, ca. 1935.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Collision Between a Train and an Automobile

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B6 F1 49
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B6 F1
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B6 F1 49
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a crashed automobile, possibly involved in a collision with a train. Below the image is the following caption, handwritten in ink: "West Side of Railway Corssing / as picture no. 1 shows at 30 ft. from steel on PMR"
Name Access
Railways
Pere Marquette Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Train Derailments
Train Wrecks
Automobiles
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England and Schweitzer

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives76835
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Storage Location
Box 75, Envelope 22791
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 75, Envelope 22791
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Physical Description
2 negatives : glass plate
Scope and Content
Two studio portraits:
22791a: Possibly Melville L. England, mechanic for A. J. Schweitzer auto sales and service, 1015 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, residing at 92 Centre Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1935
22791b: Possibly G. Clarence Schweitzer, mechanic at A. J. Schweitzer auto sales and service, 1015 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, residing with his wife, Ella, at 51 Redan Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1935.
Name Access
Schweitzer Motors
Subject Access
Automobiles
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Ford Motor Company of Canada posters

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives167401
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1910-1945
Storage Location
M21 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
M21 6
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M21 6
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
ca. 1910-1945
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Elgin County History series
Physical Description
10 posters [photocopies]
Scope and Content
Posters produced by the Ford Motor Company of Canada, some advertising the Model-T, as well as posters advertising the new V-8 motor in the 1930s. Also includes two Second World War-era posters.
Name Access
Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company of Canada Limited, St. Thomas Assembly Plant
Subject Access
Second World War
Automobiles
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J. Douglas McRaild

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives85096
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Storage Location
Box 69, Envelope 22450
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 69, Envelope 22450
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Studio portrait, probably of J. Douglas McRaild, attendant at Wintermute and Eastman Service Station, 808 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, son of John and Marion McRaild, 62 Edward Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1934.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Jona Spackman

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives85235
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1933
Storage Location
Box 69, Envelope 22585
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 69, Envelope 22585
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1933
Physical Description
2 negatives : glass plate
Scope and Content
Two studio portraits, probably of Jona Spackman, son of Percy and Grace K. Spackman, born February 20, 1933. Percy Spackman was proprietor of Spackman Motors automobile dealership, 329-333 Talbot Street, St. Thomas.
Subject Access
Automobiles
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Modes of Transportation

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives113486
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Cowal Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1940
Accession Number
2011-12
Storage Location
C7 Sh5 B5 F2 81
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Cowal Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C7 Sh5 B5 F2 81
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1940
Series
Cowal Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
6 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Six black and white photographs of various forms of transportation from horse and buggie to airplane, included in the Cowal Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Two, page 81. Photo 81e was taken in 1934 at Wasaga Beach.
Name Access
Cowal Women's Institute
Cowal (Ont.)
Subject Access
Women's Institutes
Tweedsmuir Histories
Transportation
Automobiles
Website / Street View Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Websites
Images
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Omar E. Jennings

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives78989
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Storage Location
Box 71, Envelope 22124
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 71, Envelope 22124
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Two studio portraits (on one negative) of Omar E. Jennings, proprietor of Jennings Tires, 11 St. Catharine Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1934, residing with his wife, Gertrude, at 5 Station Street, St. Thomas.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Omar E. Jennings Tires

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives78988
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Storage Location
Box 71, Envelope 22123
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 71, Envelope 22123
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Physical Description
1 negative : plastic
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of the exterior of Omar E. Jennings Tires, 11 St. Catharine Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1934.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Percy Spackman

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives133192
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Storage Location
Box 75, Envelope 22908
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 75, Envelope 22908
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Studio portrait, probably of Percy Spackman, Ford Sales and Service, and proprietor of Supertest Service Station, 287 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, residing with his wife, Grace K. Spackman, at 41 Queen Street, ca. 1934.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Percy Spackman

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives76941
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Storage Location
Box 75, Envelope 22899
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 75, Envelope 22899
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Studio portrait, probably of Percy Spackman, Ford Sales and Service, and proprietor of Supertest Service Station, 287 Talbot Street, St. Thomas, residing with his wife, Grace K. Spackman, at 41 Queen Street, ca. 1934.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Talbot Street, St. Thomas, Looking East from Elgin Street, ca. 1920s - Old Boys Parade

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920-1981
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh5 B1 F23
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
R4 S6 Sh5 B1 F23
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920-1981
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.7 x 13.5 cm
Scope and Content
One black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published June 27, 1981 in the 1981 Centennial Edition. (23)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Talbot Street
Elgin Street
Subject Access
Newspapers
Streets
Automobiles
Images
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Tier Family

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives75292
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1931
Storage Location
Box 67, Envelope 20389
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 67, Envelope 20389
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1931
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Studio portrait of the family of Frank A. and Edith Tier, 28 Hiawatha Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1931. Tier operated an automobile repair business at 10 Princess Avenue, St. Thomas.
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Wilfred Silcox

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives85213
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Storage Location
Box 69, Envelope 22566
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 69, Envelope 22566
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1934
Physical Description
1 negative : glass plate
Scope and Content
Studio portrait, possibly of Wilfred Silcox, sales clerk, Durwin G. Howse auto dealer, 10 Mondamin Street, St. Thomas, ca. 1934. Residing at Frome.
Name Access
Frome (Ont.)
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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Wilfred Silcox

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives74930
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1939
Storage Location
Box 78, Envelope 25167
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 78, Envelope 25167
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1939
Physical Description
1 negative : plastic
Scope and Content
Studio portrait, probably of Wilfred Silcox, salesman at Chevrolet Sales and Service, residing in Frome, Ontario, ca. 1939.
Name Access
Frome (Ont.)
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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