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Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen photograph

  • ON00009 F 4538
  • Item
  • 1928

Item is one panorama photograph created by the Alexandra Studios of Toronto showing the delegates to the 3rd triennial convention of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen in Toronto, May 1922.For a more detailed description, use this link to the Ar...

Andrew Hicks speech

  • ON00009 F 4506
  • Item
  • 1923

Fonds consists of two items prepared by Andrew Hicks, MPP for Huron South and member of the United Farmers of Ontario party, in 1923: a 21 page manuscript; and an incomplete typed transcription (5 pages) of a speech.The speech summarizes Hicks...

John Lawrence letter

  • ON00009 F 93
  • Item
  • 1837

Item is one letter written by John Lawrence to Valentine Harden Tisdale who was born in 1815 in the Long Point area of Norfolk County, Ontario.Subject of the letter consists of an account of the William Lyon MacKenzie uprising which led to the out...

St. Peter's Anglican Church offertory and poor's account book

  • ON00009 F 2188
  • Item
  • 1833-1851

This volume is the accounts book kept by Reverend Edward Denroche for St. Peter's Anglican Church in Brockville. The left-hand pages of the volume itemize the date and amount of offerings received in the Church; the right-hand pages itemize a...

Howard Vernon Hearst audio interview

  • ON00009 F 4636
  • Item
  • ca. 1975

Item is a single reel-to-reel audio recording of an interview with Howard Vernon Hearst, conducted by his great-nephew Doug Davey around 1975.Subjects covered in the interview include the Hearst family early history in Ontario. Also recorded are r...

Old Firehall and Ryerson Press drawing

  • ON00009 F 4591
  • Item
  • 1939

Item consists of a pencil drawing entitled Old Firehall and Ryerson Press by Ontario artist James Blomfield.The drawing depicts a 1930s streetscape of Queen Street West near Peter Street in Toronto. There are people walking on the sidewalks, cars ...

Letter of Tom Elice [Ellis] to Mary Warner

  • ON00009 F 4536
  • Item
  • 1854

Item is a one-page letter in manuscript ink on blue wove paper from Tom Elice (or Ellis), a runaway slave from Kentucky, to Mary Warner.Mr. Elice's letter expresses both the excitement of his freedom and the pain of leaving his loved one behi...

Elice (Ellis), Tom

John Hunter diary

  • ON00009 F 4427
  • Item
  • 1887-1895

item is the daily diary of John Hunter, a carpenter in Williamsburgh, Ontario, in the nineteenth century.Hunter's diary contains daily one line entries commenting on the weather, or the nature of the day's work. Additional information ma...

Hunter, John, fl. 1887-1895

Tely nightsiders of 1953

  • ON00009 F 4407
  • Item
  • 1953, 2002

Item is a motion picture film created by Harold Whyte and Ray McFadden, staff photographers for the newspaper, the Toronto Telegram. The film depicts in comic fashion night shift activities at the Toronto Telegram in 1953. The film also depicts ne...

Eliakim Barnum account book

  • ON00009 F 4257
  • Item
  • 1824-1833

Item consists of one handwritten volume which is the account book for a Haldimand Township tavern owned by Eliakim Barnum. Entries include liquor sold, prices, and customers' names and accounts. Small documents are inserted in the account boo...

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