File contains a copy of a publication entitled "Armstrong & Co’s County of Elgin Gazetteer & Directory for 1872". Inscribed on flyleaf: "The Reeve of Southwold and Successors in Office William McKay County Clerk". Collected by K.W. McKay, perhaps in his capacity as a member of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute.
Guidal Directory Map of Elgin County Published by Map and Advertising Co. Limited Toronto Price $1.00
This map has been drawn and compile with great care from the best available data and original surveys but the publishers do not guarantee it to be absolutely free from error-disclaimer written on map
Also included with the map is an index (Name, Number, P.O., Description ( owner or tenant), Concession and Lot). At the end of the index it gives a list of all the post offices that are located in the township in question.
At bottom of map there is a Calendar for 1918
(>100 pages of photocopied pieces of the map-not in order to put back together)