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Collision Between a Train and an Automobile

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives160529
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1950s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B6 F1 48
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 48
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1950s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 22 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a collision between a locomotive and an automobile in an unidentified location. A crowd of unidentified individuals is gathered beside the tracks.
Name Access
Railways
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Train Derailments
Train Wrecks
Automobiles
Images
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Collision Between a Train and an Automobile

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives160530
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
Images
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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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Merlin Motors "Name Your Own Deal" Sale at Memorial Arena, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives162260
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1958
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B1 F3 64
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B1 F3
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B1 F3 64
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1958
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5
Scope and Content
Photograph taken in the fall of 1958 to introduce the new 1959 Ford models being sold by Merlin Motors in St. Thomas, Ontario. The cars are pictured at Memorial Arena on Wilson Avenue before the company's "Name Your Own Deal" sale. At the time, C.B. Fearn was the New Car Sales Manager.
Name Access
Memorial Arena
Mer-Lin Motors Limited
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Ford Motor Company
Subject Access
Automobiles
Images
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