This fonds consists of the Brant Agricultural Society minute book (1862-1875), containing the minutes of directors' and annual membership meetings, which took place in Walkerton, reflecting the concerns and activities of the Society, as well as lists of competitors in the Brant Agricultural Exhibition / Annual Fall Fair. It also consists of a membership book containing the names and post offices of subscribers / members of the Society from 1868-1896, with information about dues paid. Enclosed in the membership book is "An Act to Further Improve the Agriculture and Arts Act, 1895"
Item is a 30th Anniversary Programme created for the Beaver Athletic Association (BAA) by Dave Doherty. Dave has signed the booklet to Tom on the front cover. Programme reviews the history of the BAA in Port Hope and was released during the Young Canada Day Weekend February 8-9, 1980. Primarily a photographic history of the BAA, most of the photographs have been identified. Also contains local advertising. Removed from Long Cabinets "Sports Teams."
File consists of details and correspondence regarding the bicycle race with the Bloor Cycle Racing Team. Papers are related to the Port Hope Cycling Grande Prix and the Molson Port Hope Grande Prix both held on 11 Aug 1984.
Series consists of three (3) publications of "Central Ontario Lakeshore Sports Look." Publications are for Port Hope and Cobourg and cost $0.85 each. They are for week #1 (9 Feb 1990), week #2 (23 Feb 1990) and week #3 (9 Mar 1990). All three publications include; tsn tv listings, local sports information, stats, schedules and OHL information. In week #3, there is also information about spring training and a Jays and Chiefs schedule.
Series consists of three (3) documents pulled from the "Sports" file of "Uncle Tom's Cabinet in the reading room, 1 Apr 2015. It includes: (1) Notice of Special General Meeting of Shareholders for the Port Hope Golf and Country Club, 1972; (2) Port Hope Sports Complex Information Pamphlet, 1982; (3) Port Hope Recreational Activities, Spring and Summer 1992.
Item is a programme from the Eight Annual Port Hope Figure Skating Club Carnival, March 1, 1958. The carnival was directed by Barbara Anne Burgoyne with local skaters participating. Program includes photographs, identification and advertising from local merchants and organizations. "Angela Watts" written on the inside. "June" and "Johnny" written on front Cover.
Item is a programme that includes photographs, identification and advertising by local businesses and organizations. "Michael Watts" written on cover. The 1959 carnival was directed by John Wild with local skaters.
File consists of four (4) sports team patches, c1950-1980s. It includes: Port Hope Redmen Hockey Team 40th Anniversary Patch; Port Hope Skating Club Patch, c1960s; Giffen's Hardware Hockey Patch (team and date unknown); Unidentified Port Hope Hockey Patch (donor was unable to provide additional information).
Item is an edition of "60 Years on Ice" a publication of the Port Hope Figure Skating Club Inc., 13 Mar 2010. The programme includes photographs of each skating team and information about their performance at the 60th anniversary event.
Series consists of two (2) editions of Go! Magazine (Northumberland), 2000 and 2013. (1) "Pitcher Perfect: Port Hope's Paul Quantrill in Person," Summer/Fall 2000; (2) "[Cal] Quantrill's Quandry: Go pro or go to school?" Spring 2013.
File consists of four (4) patches from various hockey tournaments and teams held by the Port Hope Beaver Athletic Assocation, 1963-1967. It includes: (1) Port Hope Beaver Athletic, 1963-64; (2) Port Hope "Jr. A" All Stars B.A.A., 64-65; (3) T.M.H.A. Squirt Tournament "B" Champs Runners Up, 1965; (4) Port Hope Beaver Athletic, 1966-67.
Series consists of two (2) varsity cheerleader blazer-style jackets from Port Hope High School, c1950s. One jacket is cream with blue piping, one is royal blue with white piping; both have the PHHS crest on the chest pocket.
File consists of a DVD including Phil Watts' "Our Memories: Downtown Port Hope" Oral History Project interview; and a paper copy of the interview transcript, 2013. The interview was edited and uploaded to YouTube with the following description: "Join David Doherty, [former] board member of the Port Hope Archives, as he informally interviews his friends Peter Elliott, Phil Watts and Tim Haynes, as part of "Our Memories: Downtown Port Hope."
File consists of a DVD including Allan White's "Our Memories: Downtown Port Hope" Oral History Project interview; and a paper copy of the interview transcript, 2013. The interview was edited and uploaded to YouTube with the following description: "Join the Port Hope Archives as we speak to Donna Wootton about local businesses, New Service Cleaners, the 1980 Port Hope flood, and her father, professional Lacrosse player, Lloyd "Moon" Wootton."
File consists of a DVD including David Doherty's "Our Memories: Downtown Port Hope" Oral History Project interview; and a paper copy of the interview transcript, 2013. The interview was edited and uploaded to YouTube with the following description: "Join the Port Hope Archives as we speak to [former] PHA Board Member/Secretary, Dave Doherty, about local businesses and other downtown memories" and the Beaver Athletic Association.
Item is a copper printing plate of a map of Port Hope. The map has the town divided into NHL hockey leagues. This plate is believed to be connected to the Beaver Athletic Association little NHL hockey league, 1940s-1960s.