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Aboriginal Strategy Circle in the Kawarthas fonds

  • CA ON00333 14-005
  • Fonds
  • 1981-2009

Fonds includes minutes, records, and other documents pertaining to the formation of Aboriginal Strategy Circle in the Kawarthas.

Aboriginal Strategy Circle in the Kawarthas

Andrew Finnie II fonds

  • Fonds
  • ca. 1850s-ca. 1960s

Fonds is comprised of approximately 105 historical photographs, family genealogy documents, various company shares, wills, and land documents pertaining to the family of Andrew Finnie II (1820-1908), resident of South Monaghan Township and farmer from the 1850s onwards. The photographs pertain largely to descendants, some of whom moved to Manitoba and sent photographs of themselves to the home farm in South Monaghan; many fine examples of photographs taken by Peterborough photographers in the 19th century are included. This fonds also includes detailed genealogical information compiled by the donor about the people represented in the photographs; also included are the donor’s detailed descriptions of the textual documents.

Andrew II Finnie

Atwood family fonds

  • CA ON00333 14-011
  • Fonds
  • 1865-1968

Fonds consists of photographs, correspondence, and miscellaneous documents pertaining to the Atwood family of Lakefield, Ontario. Also included are materials pertaining to Anne Atwood's family, the Traills; a sketch identified through an accompanying note as Ernest Shackleton; and correspondence between Edwin Guillet and explorer George M. Douglas.

Atwood (family)

Bailieboro-Springville Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1200
  • Fonds
  • 1854-2006

Fonds consists of records, including marriages, 1893-1913, of South Monaghan Methodist Circuit, 1877-1916; Trustee minutes of Fairmount Methodist Church, 1860-1899; records of Fraserville Methodist Church, 1898-1917; records of Bensfort Methodist Church, 1881-1922; collection book of Bailieboro Methodist church, 191801922; records of Springville Presbyterian Pastoral Charge, 1855-1906; records of Springville Presbyterian Church, 1914-1923; records of baptisms 1913-1955, marriages 1913-1955, and burials 1913-1955, and other records of Fraserville Pastoral Charge, 1913-1968; records including baptisms 1854-1958, marriages 1884-1894,1903-1966, and burials 1939-1969, of Springville Pastoral Charge (includes Springville Presbyterian Pastoral Charge, Springville, Fairmount and Mount Pleasant), 1854-1969; records of baptisms 1955-1990, marriages 1955-1990, and burials 1955-1990, of Bailieboro-Springville Pastoral Charge, 1955-2006, woman's association minutes, of Mount Pleasant United Church, 1930-1958; records of Fairmount United Church (includes records of Fairmount Methodist Church), 1902-1966; records of Bensfort United Church, 1923-1969; records of Bailieboro United Church, 1925-1969; records of Fraserville United Church, 1926-1969; records of Springville United Church, 1920-1971; records of Emmanuel United Church, 1969-1971; and Springville United Church, 1907-2006. Includes the records of Springville and Fraserville Branch of the Upper Canada Bible Society.

Bailieboro-Springville Pastoral Charge (Ont.)

Barrie’s Furriers fonds

  • CA ON00334 F324
  • Fonds
  • 1844-1960

Deeds, blueprint, shareholder registers and other records, mortgages and supplementary letters patent relating to Barrie’s Limited, a furrier business based in Peterborough with branch offices in Saskatchewan.

A T1: Deeds, blueprints, shareholder registers and other records, mortages and supplementary letters patent relating to Barrie's Limited, a furrier business in Peterborough with branch offices in Saskatchewan. 1844-1960.)

D map drawer 4: Architect's plan of Barrie's Building, c. 1910; architect Bond and Smith Architects, Toronto; Floor plan for third floor)

Barrie, Thomas

Betty Lynn Schwab fonds.

  • Fonds
  • 1965-1969

Fonds is comprised of audio tapes, scrapbooks and photographs related to Betty Lynn Viney’s experience as a student at Trent University from 1965 to 1969.

Betty Lynn Schwab

Bobcaygeon-Providence Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1487
  • Fonds
  • 1843-2016

Fonds consists of records, including marriages, 1858-1909, of Bobcaygeon Methodist Circuit (includes Bobcaygeon Wesleyan Methodist Circuit, Bobcaygeon, Robinson's Church in Fairbairn, Silver Lake, Zion Church in Nogies Creek, Providence Church in Red Rock, Bethel Church in Verulam Township, Eden Church in Verulam Township, St. John's Church in Verulam Township), 1858-1912; records of Bobcaygeon Methodist Church, 1875-1913; records of Robinson's Methodist Church in Fairbairn, 1885-1924; subscription book of St. David's Methodist Church in Verulam Township, 1897; records of Salem Emily Methodist Church in Emily Township, 1903-1923; deed of Zion Methodist Church in Nogies Creek, 1885; deed of St. John's Methodist Church in Verulam Township, 1905; records of Emily Presbyterian Church, Emily Township, 1843-1925; records, including baptisms, 1876-1925, of Knox Presbyterian Church in Dunsford (includes Canada Presbyterian Church in Verulam Township), 1869-1925; records, including baptisms, 1907-1939, marriages, 1907-1946, burials, 1907-1952, of Bobcaygeon Pastoral Charge (includes Bobcaygeon Methodist Circuit, Bobcaygeon, Providence Church in Red Rock, Robinson's Church in Fairbairn, Zion Church in Nogies Creek, Bethel Church in Verulam Township, Eden Church in Verulam Township, St. John's Church in Verulam Township), 1934-1969; records of Dunsford Pastoral Charge, 1915-1966; records, including baptisms, 1900-1969, marriages, 1900-1958, burials, 1900-1969, of Dunsford-Providence Pastoral Charge (includes Dunsford Methodist Circuit, Dunsford Pastoral Charge, Salem Emily Church in Emily Township, Providence Church in Red Rock), 1900-1969; records, including baptisms, 1939-1994, marriages, 1973-1994, burials, 1952-1993, of Bobcaygeon-Dunsford-Providence Pastoral Charge (includes Bobcaygeon Pastoral Charge), 1939-1994; records of Trinity United Church in Bobcaygeon, 1937-2000; records, including baptisms, 1969-1979, marriages, 1958-1975, burials, 1969-1975, of Dunsford United Church (includes Dunsford Pastoral Charge, Dunsford-Providence Pastoral Charge), 1923-1996; records of Providence United Church in Red Rock, 1939-1978; church history of Zion United Church in Nogies Creek, (1935?); collection book of Robinson's United Church in Fairbairn, 1925-1936; records, including baptisms, 1948-1965, marriages, 1958, burials, 1960, of Salem Emily United Church in Emily Township (includes Salem Emily Methodist Church), 1923-1969; records of St. John's United Church in Verulam Township, 1941-1987.

Bobcaygeon-Providence Pastoral Charge (Ont.)

Bridgenorth Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1592
  • Fonds
  • 1889-1996

Fonds consists of records of Bridgenorth Methodist Circuit (includes Lakefield, Bridgenorth, Selwyn and Mud Lake Mission); 1891-1917; records, including baptisms, 1912-1946, 1950-1989, marriages, 1896-1987, burials, 1911-1959, of Bridgenorth Pastoral Charge (includes Bridgenorth Methodist Circuit, Bridgenorth, Fairview, Selwyn, Wesley, Curve lake, and Lakehurst), 1889-1996; and records of Selwyn United Church, 1935-1969.

Bridgenorth Pastoral Charge (Ont.)

Buckhorn Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1282
  • Fonds
  • 1840-1997

Fonds consists of records of Wesley Methodist Church, Lakefield, 1840-1924; records, including baptisms 1901-1942, marriages 1901-1975, and burials 1901-1981, of Buckhorn Pastoral Charge (includes Wesley Methodist Circuit, Wesley Pastoral Charge, Lakehurst, Curve Lake and Wesley in Lakefield), 1901-1981; records of Wesley United Church, Lakefield (includes Wesley Methodist Church), 1924-1973; and women's group records of Lakehurst United Church, 1959-1997.

Buckhorn Pastoral Charge (Ont.)

Cameron family fonds

  • CA ON00370 F0493
  • Fonds
  • 1865-1990 ; 1969-1990 predominent

Fonds consists of more than 60 letters, newsletters, poems, and greeting cards written by Margaret Laurence to Ian and Sandy Cameron, as well as a copy of Laurence's will. The correspondence discusses Laurence's work as a writing instructor and speaker at the University of Toronto, her relationship with other Canadian writers and Clara Thomas, her move from Toronto to Lakefield, and her involvement with the Writers' Union of Canada conference in Ottawa in November 1973. Laurence comments extensively on her own works and her efforts to encourage other writers (including Ian Cameron), her efforts to produce a recording of songs with her lyrics and Cameron's musical score to accompany "The diviners," the film contract based on this novel, and her elation at winning the Molson Prize in 1975. The correspondence also discusses her divorce from Jack Laurence, her relationship with her children, and her views on social and generational change. The correspondence is accompanied by nine vinyl recordings given by Laurence to the Camerons that feature European classical music, African palm wine music, and Ghanian highlife music. The fonds also contains five letters from John Ruskin, the Victorian writer and art critic, to Kate Towney and Arbuthnot Cameron, 1865-1867, regarding Towney's marriage and financial affairs, mineral collecting, and ideas from Ruskin's book, "Modern painters." These letters are accompanied by notes and transcripts, as well as a letter written in 1907 regarding the Ruskin correspondence.

Cameron (family)

Canadian Horticultural Societies Collection

  • Collection
  • 1857-2011

This collection consists of yearbooks; annual reports; newsletters, handbooks; prize lists; constitutions and by-laws; board of director information; lists of presidents; correspondence; a newspaper clipping; programmes; show announcements; booklets; emblems; publications; hand-written notes; a petition; rules and regulations; proceedings of an annual convention; show books; bulletins; pamphlets; articles; a presentation; and member lists.

Coe Hill-St. Ola-The Ridge Pastoral Charge (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1496
  • Fonds
  • 1875-1968

Fonds consists of records, including marriages, 1897-1917, of Coe Hill Methodist Mission Circuit (includes Coe Hill, Faraday, Glen Alda, Ormsby, The Ridge, Nugent's Church in Wollaston Township, Salem Church in Wollaston Township, Clydesdale Presbyterian Church), 1885-1918; marriage register, 1897-1909, of St. Ola Methodist Mission (includes St. Ola, Cashel (Township), Greenbush, Pineview, and Gilmour); records, including baptisms, 1897-1918, of Thanet Presbyterian Pastoral Charge (includes Thanet, Coe Hill, Ormsby, The Ridge), 1895-1918; baptism register of Chandos Presbyterian Pastoral Charge (includes Chandos, Clydesdale), 1906-1916; minutes of congregational meetings of Zion Presbyterian Church in The Ridge, 1875-1904, 1907, and 1910; records of Clydesdale Presbyterian Church, 1890-1901; records, including baptisms, 1913-1967, marriages, 1909-1965, and burials, 1913-1968, of St. Ola Pastoral Charge (includes St. Ola Methodist Mission, St. Ola, Gilmour, Greenbush, Cashel (Township), Pine View, Ormsby, and Gunter), 1891-1968; records, including baptisms, 1910-1966, marriages, 1910-1962, burials, 1910-1962, of Coe Hill Pastoral Charge (includes Coe Hill Methodist Circuit, Coe Hill, Clydesdale, Faraday, Glen Alda, Ormsby, The Ridge), 1910-1966; Woman's Association minutes of St. Ola United Church, 1935-1959; Woman's Association minutes of Coe Hill United Church, 1954-1961; records of Ormsby United Church, 1953-1966; congregational minutes of Glen Alda United Church, 1959-1966.

Coe Hill-St. Ola-The Ridge Pastoral Charge (Ont.)

Collins, Gammon fonds

  • CA ON00333 13-008
  • Fonds
  • 1824-1952

Fonds consists of original letters, certificates, sketches and maps pertaining to the family of Thomas Alexander Stewart and Frances Stewart of Peterborough, Ontario and their descendents. Included are letters to Ellen Dunlop written by Frances Stewart, Catharine Parr Traill, Harriet Beaufort, and others. Also included are pieces of sheet music and music certificates of Alice Roger Collins; medical certificates of Doctor Thomas Hay; newspaper clippings related to Katherine E. Wallis; and a scrapbook of nineteenth-century ferns and mosses of the United Kingdom.

Collins Gammon (family)

Crawford’s Grove Chapter I.O.D.E. fonds.

  • Fonds
  • 1955-1994

Fonds consists of correspondence, photographs, meeting minutes, certificates, membership lists, and committee by-laws pertaining to the Crawford’s Grove Chapter of the Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire in Peterborough, Ontario.

The Crawford’s Grove Chapter of the Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire

David Newhouse collection

  • CA ON00333 11-007
  • Collection
  • 1960-2008

This collection is comprised of research files, published articles, government documents, reports and supporting documents all pertaining to Aboriginal issues in Canada. The materials were deposited by the Indigenous Studies Department, Trent University. Some documents were reallocated to the Government Documents section of Bata Library, some were returned to the Indigenous Studies Department, and those deemed to be of archival value are represented herein.

Newhouse, David

David R. Morrison fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1966-2007

Fonds is comprised of correspondence, memos, legal documents, and reports pertaining to the administrative career of David Morrison at Trent University

Morrison, David R., 1941-

Don Tapscott fonds

  • CA ON00333 15-003 & 15-013
  • Fonds
  • 1981-2012

Fonds is comprised of correspondence, published articles, photographs, slides, and CDs of speeches, interviews, and meetings pertaining to the career of Don Tapscott.

Tapscott, Don

Elizabeth (Betsy) Struthers fonds

  • CA ON00333 15-008
  • Fonds
  • 1958-2015

This fonds consists of personal correspondence written by and to writer and editor Betsy Struthers concerning publications, teaching and editorial work. It also includes early unpublished and published poems and draft manuscripts, reviews and publicity for Censored Letters, Saying So Out Loud, Running Out of Time, Virgin Territory, Driven, Still, In Her Fifties, Where the Night Comes Closest, Relay, All That Desire: New and Selected Poetry, Found: A Body, Grave Deeds, A Studied Death, Poets in the Classroom and the chipbook, The Flood.

Struthers, Elizabeth (Betsy)

Gerry Stephenson Canoe History fonds

  • CA ON00334 F94
  • Fonds
  • 1903-2003

The fonds is organized in the following series. Those series most pertinent to Gerry’s work and interest in canoes and history are Series A to F. However, the photographic collections found elsewhere contain many shots related to canoeing history. The papers are also distinguished by materials related to the lives of his parents and grandparents and his uncle, Mel Sucee.

A. Wooden Canoe Heritage Association, 1993-2003 (Files 1-120, 902- ) 1.5 m
B. Heritage Canoe Festival, 1985-1996 (Files 121-157) 25 cm
C. Canadian Canoe Museum, 1990-2003 (Files 158-165) 7 cm
D. Peterborough Centennial Museum and Archives, 1986-1987 (Files 166-169, 585-586) 5 cm
E. Peterborough Historical Society, 1987-1998 (Files 170-192) 20 cm
F. Peterborough Canoe History, 1976-2003 (Files 193-519, 587-593) Research materials from 1850s to present 1.5 m
G. Cottage life, 1977-1992 (Files 520-558, 797, 898-901) 45 cm
H. Bell Canada, 1970-1995 (Files 559-565) 13 cm
I. Mary and Gerry Stephenson, 1938-1993 (Files 566-584; 594-622) 35 cm
J. Gerry Stephenson photographic, 1967-2000 (Files 623-720, 773) 60 cm
K. Gerry Stephenson slides, 1949-1993 (Files 721-757) 25 cm
L. Dainard family, 1951, undated (Files 758-764) 5 cm
M. Fred Stephenson and family, 1940s-1990s (Files 765-796, less 773; 809-829; 867-885, 897) 35 cm
N. Joseph Sucee family, 1904-1930 (Files 798-808, 886-896) 15 cm
O. Mel Sucee, 1890s-1940s (Files 830-866) 10 cm
P. Mel Sucee, moving film collection

Stephenson, Gerry

Greg Doran fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1975-1995

Fonds consists of documents from Greg Doran’s education in Peterborough beginning at St. Alphonsus in 1975-1983, followed by St. Peter’s High School 1983-1988, Trent University in 1988-1992, and Sir Sanford Fleming College from 1994-1995.

Greg Doran

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