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A.T. Gregory fonds

  • CA ON00009 F 1092
  • Fonds
  • [Microfilmed 1970] (originally created 1870)

Fonds consists of a manuscript volume, entitled "The Emigrant, or Life In Canada," compiled and illustrated by A.T. Gregory, recounting his Atlantic crossing, his trip to Upper Canada, and his visits to relatives there. Included in the volume are descriptions of: the author’s sea passage; points along the St. Lawrence; Toronto; aspects of Canadian life; Upper Canada’s flora and fauna; methods of house construction; and sites visited, including Mono Mills, Niagara Falls, Hamilton, and Norwichville. The volume is hand printed and contains sketches reproducing various aspects of the journey to Toronto and of scenes in Upper Canada. A list of illustrations is found at the beginning of the volume, as well as a table of contents which provides a summary of the subject matter of each chapter.

For a more detailed description, use this link to the Archives of Ontario's descriptive database:

Gregory, A. T. (Arthur T.), fl. 1870

A.T. Hill fonds

  • CA ON00318 A 17
  • Fonds
  • 1937-1977

Fonds consists of A.T. Hill's manuscripts, files, published material, miscellaneous textual records and photographs dealing primarily with the union and labor movements in Canada and at the Lakehead, and Communist Party activities, as well as Hill's own interest in the U.S.S.R. and other communist countries. Arranged by record type into six series. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Series A 17/1/1-11 - Manuscripts - 114 fol - 1948-1974 Series A 17/2/1-16 - Miscellaneous files - 17cm - 1973-1977 Series A 17/3/1-11 - Pamphlets, Reports and Magazines - 7cm - 1944-1948, 1966, 1970, 1974-1977 Series A 17/4/1-6 - Documents - 1cm - 1944-1950 Series A 17/5/1-12 - Miscellaneous - 8cm - 1909, 1912, 1937-1976 Series A 17/6/1-6 - Photographs - 162 items

Hill, A.T. (1898-1978)

A.T. Sesia fonds

  • CA ON00093 2018/8
  • Fonds
  • 1941, 1943

Fonds consists of two diaries kept by Major A.T. Sesia from 1941 to 1943. The first diary contains daily notes beginning in 1 January 1941 and ending on 31 December 1941, as well as some entries from January 1942. In this diary Sesia details his journey from Halifax, Nova Scotia where he was appointed adjutant of the RCOC Holding Unit Section, to London, England. Two Canadian Pacific Telegrams as well as a newspaper clipping from 17 February 1947 are also included in this fonds. The second diary contained in a Government of Canada Reporter’s notebook details Major Sesia’s experiences from 7 November 1943 to 1 December 1943, which he spent the majority of his time at sea.

Sesia, A.T.

A.W. Barton fonds

  • CA ON00009 C 121
  • Fonds
  • [191-?]-[ca. 1918]

Fonds consists of 79 glass photographic negatives depicting numerous Toronto and area scenes.

Subjects in the fonds include Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers at the Canadian National Exhibition during World War One; numerous views of Toronto buildings and streets, including the Parliament Buildings at Queen's Park, the University of Toronto, the Old Mill, Howard Park Avenue Methodist Church, the Rushholme residence, the Dominion Bank on Danforth Avenue, a store front of Barton's Defender Photo Supply, and a race track (probably the old Woodbine race course).

A number of portraits are also included, some of which may be of members of Barton's family. The remainder of the collection covers miscellaneous subjects, including ships, the entrance to a special effects theatre (possibly at the C.N.E.), a convention of magpie enthusiasts, the Markham High School cadets, the Chevrolet Motor Company building (presumably in Oshawa), a wooden bridge over an unidentified river (possibly the Don River), and views of an early automobile and a child on a pull sleigh.

For a more detailed description, use this link to the Archives of Ontario's descriptive database:

Barton, A.W.

A.W. Farmer collection

  • CA ON00093 2001/39
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1956, 15 Feb 1993

Fonds consists of an abbreviated transcript of a taped interview with Dr. Farmer undertaken some time before March 1991. It concludes a biographical sketch and Dr. Farmer's experience as a medical practitioner with the RCAF during 1942-1945. There is general coverage of contemporary medical practices, the evolution of the medical system in the Canadian military in the later part of the war, and military policy as it is related to the medical services. Special attention is given to plastic surgery, especially the treatment of severe burns. There are additional documents of biographical interest.

Farmer, A.W.

A.W. Jones fonds

  • CA ON00340 F3398
  • Fonds
  • [between 1974 and 1983]

Fonds consists of a 53 page typescript of reminiscences.

Jones, Arthur Wellburn, 1910-1983

A.W. Lent Blotter

  • CA ON00154 2017.30.10
  • Item

Item is an advertising ink blotter from A.W. Lent fuel company of Port Hope.

ACO Port Hope Branch House Tour Papers

  • CA ON00154 2006.45
  • Fonds
  • 1968-2014

Fonds consists of the papers of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario, Port Hope Branch's House Tour Committee, 1974-2004. For more detailed information, refer to series-level descriptions.

Architectural Conservancy of Ontario, Port Hope Branch

ACO Port Hope House Tour Minutes

  • CA ON00154 995.6.6
  • Series
  • 1988-1994

Series consists of minutes and other papers regarding the running of the 1988 and 1994 ACO House Tours respectively.

Architectural Conservancy of Ontario, House Tour

ACO Port Hope House Tour Posters & House Information

  • CA ON00154 995.51
  • Series
  • 1983-2001

Series consists of House Tour information for the following properties: 65 Thomas Street, Coach House at Hill and Dale, 8 Baldwin Street, 71 Augusta Street, 59 King Street, "Muidar;" and House Tour posters from the following years: 1983, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1992, 2001.

Architectural Conservancy of Ontario, House Tour

AE. Irving fonds

  • CA ON00009 F 1027
  • Fonds
  • 1835-1911

Fonds consists of Aemilius Irving's records relating to his role as counsel for the Ontario government during disputes with the federal government. Included are: correspondence, notes, drafts, clippings, financial schedules and statements, telegrams, some printed court records, transcripts, evidence collected to support the Ontario position in the arbitration proceedings, typed transcripts of the proceedings of arbitration between Canada and the provinces of Quebec and Ontario, printed copies of court documents, copies of printed government records and publications, and copies of court cases unrelated to the arbitration. Fonds also contains blotter copy letterbooks of Aemilius Irving. Fonds has, for the most part, been kept in its original arrangement, which consisted of the arrangement of records into consecutively numbered packages, with each package containing records relating to a particular subject or court action.

For a more detailed description, use this link to the Archives of Ontario's descriptive database:

Irving, Aemilius, 1823-1913

AETE Centennial Project High Altitude Record album

  • CA ON00420 AET
  • Discrete Item
  • [1967?]

The item is one copy of multiple duplicate albums created by the Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment (AETE) to commemorate its project to break the altitude record in 1967. The Canadian record was set by Wing Commander R.A. White in the CF-104 Starfighter 12700 at the Canadian Forces Base Uplands in Ottawa. The aircraft reached 100,110 feet. The album consists of black and white photographs or photo composites showing the CF-104, White, the ground crew and other personnel preparing for the flight and after its successful completion. The documents are copies of letters of congratulations to White from the Minister of National Defense and the Chief of the Defense Staff, as well as a memorandum from the Chief of the Defense Staff to the Commander of the AETE. The diagrams are copies showing the flight profile, the climb angle, and the altitude over time. The album has a hand-written dedication to Joe by R.A. White written on its first page.

Aerospace Engineering Test Establishment

AIDS Action Now! fonds

  • CA ON00047 F0003
  • Fonds
  • 1988-2006

Fonds consists of records documenting the activities AIDS Action Now! Included in the fonds are records of several committees, as well as subject files on a variety of topics. Also included in the fonds are photographs, the majority of which depict several demonstrations organized by AIDS Action Now!.

AIDS Action Now!

AIDS Committee of Toronto fonds

  • CA ON00047 F0062
  • Fonds
  • 1979- 2014

The fonds consists of the organizational records of the AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) dating from 1979 to 2014, ranging predominantly from 1983- 1993. The records reflect the governance and administrative activities of ACT, its work on HIV/AIDS prevention and sexual health education, its support services and its HIV/AIDS-related resources and guides. The fonds also contains material from events, forums, workshops and conferences that ACT organized, took part in, or attended, and records from its fundraising events and galas. There are records that resulted from ACT’s involvement in collaborative projects with various organizations, groups and government committees, and material that was collected by ACT and made accessible to the public through its Access, Resource and Information Centres. The fonds is composed of meeting minutes, correspondence annual reports, budgets, audited financial statements, brochures, posters, newsletters, guides and resources, surveys, questionnaires, subject files collected by ACT, clippings and flyers. Other material in the fonds includes videos, audiotapes and photographs.

Contains series:
1- Governance and Administration
2- Funding
3- Outreach and Education
4- Support Services
5- ACT Forum, Events and Conferences
6- ACT Resource, Access and Information Centre
7- Partnering Groups
8- External Groups and Events
9- Correspondence
10- Subject Files
11- Clippings
12- Photographs, Audiovisual and Electronic Records

AIDS Committee of Toronto

Abbeyfield Housing Society of Shanty Bay fonds

  • CA ON00274 Abbeyfield Housing Society of Shanty Bay fonds
  • Fonds
  • 2000-2004

Fonds consists of financial and organizational records of the Abbeyfield Housing Society of Shanty Bay, who were responsible for the construction and early operation of O'Brien House, a retirement home.

Abbeyfield Housing Society of Shanty Bay

Aberdeen Women's Institute fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1926-1972

This fonds consists of minute books from June 1926 to January 1972, scrapbooks documenting the activities and interests of the Institute from 1961-1983, and the local Tweedsmuir history of the area.

Aberdeen Women’s Institute

Abingdon Presbyterian Church (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1390
  • Fonds
  • 1888-1906

Fonds consists of records, including, baptisms, 1888-1893, marriages, 1889-1890, of Abingdon Presbyterian Church, 1888-1906.

Abingdon Presbyterian Church (Ont.)

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