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Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Tonti Chapter fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1932-1999

Fonds consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Tonti Chapter, St. Thomas, Ontario. Fonds is organized into the following series: 1. Minutes and Annual Reports, 1972-1999 2. Correspondence, 1991-1994 3. Miscellaneous historical information, 1932-1994

Imperial Order of the Daughters of the Empire. Tonti Chapter (St. Thomas, Ont.)

Independent Order of Odd Fellows Rodney Lodge No. 291 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1892-1988

Fonds consists of minute books (1899-1986), membership and attendance records (1892-1988), and financial records (1892-1985) relating to the operation of the IOOF Rodney Lodge No. 291. The fonds consists of the following series: 1. Minutes 2. Attendance and Membership records 3. Financial records 4. Correspondence 5. General History

Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Rodney Lodge, No. 291

Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Alexandra Lodge No. 337 (Dutton, Ontario) fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1900-2009

This fonds contains a variety of materials created or relating to IOOF Alexandra Lodge No. 337. Items include minute books, cash and receipt books, attendance and membership registers, copies of by-laws, certificates, photographs, medallions, and pins.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Alexandra Lodge No. 337 (Dutton, Ontario)

Iona Station Women's Institute fonds

  • Fonds
  • October 18, 1928-1991

Fonds consists of records of the Iona Station Women’s Institute.
Fonds includes the following series:
-Minutes, 1928-1990
-Programmes, 1929-1978
-Tweedsmuir History, 1929-1984
-Scrapbooks, 1958-1990

Iona Station Women's Institute

Iona Women's Institute fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1915-1989

Fonds consists of administrative records of the Iona Women’s Institute, Iona, Ontario, including minute books and a newspaper article. The fonds has been arranged into the following series: 1. Minutes, 1915-1985 2. Historical information, 1959

Iona Women's Institute

J. Fred Green fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1954-1977

Fonds consists of specifications and architectural and technical drawings for various building construction projects, including numerous St. Thomas and area schools, Alma College, the City of St. Thomas Home for the Aged (Valleyview Home for the Aged, St. Thomas), and the Ontario Police College, Aylmer.

Green, J. Fred

J.T. Lemon and Son fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1963-1979

Fonds consists of financial records, stock inventories and other records relating to the operation of the J.T. Lemon and Son grocery and dry goods store, including records relating to the operation of the West Lorne Post Office.

J.T. Lemon and Son

John Doyle fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1889-1890

Fonds consists of day books created and maintained by John Doyle in the course of operating a grocery, dry goods and liquor business in St. Thomas, Ontario. Fonds includes a day book pursuant to Doyle's grocery and dry goods business for the period July 1889-May 1890, and a day book pursuant to Doyle's liquor business for the period May 1889-November 1890.

Doyle, John

John Emerson Meyer fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1940-2007

Fonds consists of various records relating to John Emerson Meyer, killed on active duty as a bomber pilot in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War, June 1942, including photographs, correspondence and his R.C.A.F. pilot's flying log book. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Photographs, 1941-[199-?] Miscellaneous records, 1940-2007

Meyer, John Emerson

John Farley and John D. Shaw fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1871-1931

Fonds consists of records created and maintained by John Farley and John D. Shaw in the course of conducting business as Barristers and Solicitors in St. Thomas and Rodney, Ontario, successively under the business names John Farley; Farley, Doherty & Bain; Farley & Doherty; Farley & McDonald; Farley & Travers; Farley & McLaws; John Farley; Farley & Shaw; John D. Shaw; and Shaw & Shaw. Fonds includes accounts ledgers, general dockets, suits registers and conveyancing books. Fonds comprises the following series: 1. Accounts Ledgers 2. General Dockets 3. Suits Registers 4. Conveyancing Books

John Farley

John Parsons fonds

  • Fonds
  • ca. 1980

Fonds consists of approximately 200 file cards with typescript summaries of notices originally published 1902-1918 in the St. Thomas Daily Times, the St. Thomas Evening Journal, London Free Press and other newspapers relating to the Southwestern Traction Company, the London and Lake Erie Railway and Transportation Company, and the London & Port Stanley Railway.

Parsons, John

John Wise Papers

  • Fonds
  • 1956-2013

Fonds consists of records created, collected and maintained by John Wise in his role as Yarmouth Township Deputy Reeve, 1966-1967; Yarmouth Township Reeve, 1968-1969; Elgin County Warden, 1969; MP, Elgin, October, 1972-October, 1988; Federal Minister of Agriculture, June, 1979-March, 1980 and September, 1984-September, 1988. Fonds comprises the following series:
-Newspaper clippings series, 1956-2013
-Events series, 1967-1985
-Scrapbook series, 1973-1978
-Photographs series, 1975-October 1987
-Brochures series, 1980-1984

Wise, John

Ken Verrell Collection

  • Collection
  • [ca. 1851-2010]

Collection contains several thousand items, including correspondence, photographs, personnel records, financial records, subscription books, lease agreements, maps, plans and drawings from a number of railway companies that operated in Elgin County. This includes the Michigan Central Railroad, the London & Port Stanley Railway, the Pere Marquette Railway Company, the Grand Trunk Railway, the Wabash Railroad Company, Canada Southern, the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Company, the Canadian National Railways, the Canadian Pacific Railway, and the Consolidated Rail Company (Conrail), as well as many of their subsidiary companies. There is a strong emphasis on the Michigan Central Railroad and the London and Port Stanley Railway.

The collection provides insight into the day-to-day interactions between local businesses, residents and the railway companies that were operating in Elgin County and increases our understanding of the county’s economic development over time. The collection documents changes in the county’s built environment as a result of the development of railway in the area, and illustrates the evolution of railway technology from early steam engines to electrified and high-speed rail.

The collection also includes personal records belonging to Ken Verrell, reflecting his role in various local organizations and his interest in railway history.

The collection is arranged into the following series:
-Photographs series
-Postcards series
-Michigan Central Railroad Records series
-Canada Southern Railway Records series
-Pere Marquette Railway Records series
-Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Records series
-London and Port Stanley Railway Records series
-Grand Trunk Railway Records series
-Wabash Railroad Records series
-Canadian Pacific Railway Records series
-Canadian National Railways Records series
-Conrail Records series
-Miscellaneous Railways Records series
-General Railway History series
-St. Thomas Railway History series
-Labour Unions Records series
-Elgin Photographic Heritage Society Records series
-Elgin County History series
-St. Thomas History series
-Personal Records and Memberships series
-Miscellaneous Records series
-Newspaper Clippings series
-Audio-Visual series

Verrell, Ken

Kenneth Williamson fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1915-1994]

Fonds contains records created or collected by Kenneth McIver Williamson, who owned and operated local businesses and was also involved in municipal politics, serving as Reeve, Town of Aylmer from 1952-1956 and Warden, County of Elgin in 1954. Includes correspondence, prepared speeches, photographs, an architectural plan and letterhead.

Williamson, Kenneth M.

Kensington Club fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1945-1960

Fonds consists of a Tweedsmuir History which gives a history of Lawrence Station and surrounding area.

Kensington Club

Kettle Creek Conservation Authority fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1972-1992

Fonds consists of records created and maintained by the Kettle Creek Conservation Authority 1972-1992, including minutes of annual, executive and committee meetings; conservation planning reports; annual reports; copies of the Authority’s newsletter; correspondence; and expenditures accounts. Fonds is organized into the following series: 1. Conservation Planning 2. Correspondence 3. Newsletters 4. Annual Reports 5. Minutes 6. Financial records

Kettle Creek Conservation Authority

Kingsmill-Mapleton Women's Institute fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1914-2000

Fonds consists of records created and maintained by the Kingsmill-Mapleton Women's Institute. Fonds is arranged into the following series:
-Meeting Programs series
-Minutes series
-Photographs series
-Tweedsmuir History series

Kingsmill-Mapleton Women's Institute

Kiwanis Club of St. Thomas fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1931-2004

Records created and/or maintained by the Kiwanis Club of St. Thomas. Records have been divided into the following series:

  1. Special Events, 1931-2000
  2. Historical records, 1940-1990
  3. By-laws, 1941-2001
  4. Financial records, 1941-2004
  5. Reports, 1944-2003
  6. General correspondence, 1947-2001
  7. Newsletters, 1948-2004
  8. Membership records, 1949-2009.
  9. Minutes, 1952-2004
  10. Clubs, 1962-1966
  11. Service Projects, 1970-2001

Kiwanis Club of St. Thomas

Knox Presbyterian Church, Belmont fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1907-2004

This fonds is comprised of records relating to the Knox Presbyterian Church in Belmont. Fonds is comprised of the following series:
-Annual Reports, 1907-2003
-Cradle Roll, 1938-1980
-History, 1939-1997
-Sunday School, 1940-1976
-Photographs, ca. 1950
-Programmes, 1997-2004

Knox Presbyterian Church (Belmont, Ont.)

Lakeview Women's Institute fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1919-1975

Fonds consists of various records created, collected and maintained for reference by the Lakeview Women's Institute. Fonds is arranged into the following series: 1. Minutes 2. Miscellaneous

Lakeview Women's Institute

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