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Frank Travis and the Eden Cheese Factory

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives122966
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1930]
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh1 B2 50a
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh1 B2 50a
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1930]
Publication
Published in the Aylmer Express: August 5, 2015.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
One black and white photograph shows Frank Travis in front of the Eden Cheese Factory, located just west of the rail road station. Included in the Eden Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume One.
Name Access
Eden Women's Institute
Eden (Ont.)
Subject Access
Agriculture
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View

Caswell Home, South Half, Lot 18, Concession 9, Bayham Township

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives122978
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1950]
[ca. 1925]
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh1 B2 77b
R7 S5 Sh1 B2 77c
  2 images     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh1 B2 77b
R7 S5 Sh1 B2 77c
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1950]
[ca. 1925]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs show (77b) the home built by Harvey and Jane Caswell ca. 1885 on south half, lot 18, Concession 9, Bayham township. (77c) shows Ira Caswell with a team of horses. Ira was the only child of Harvey Caswell and Jane Stilwell Caswell. Included in the Eden Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume One.
Name Access
Eden Women's Institute
Eden (Ont.)
Subject Access
Agriculture
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View

Journal of Beecher Haggan

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives12887
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ida Haggan fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937-1960
Storage Location
C10 Sh4 B7 F21
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ida Haggan fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C10 Sh4 B7 F21
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937-1960
Series
Ida Haggan fonds- Local History research series
Ida Haggan fonds- Personal records series
Scope and Content
A journal containing notes about the early settlement, forestry and industry of Elgin County and surrounding area.
Subject Access
Forestry
Agriculture

Directory Map

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives99
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
c. 1930's
Accession Number
2002-20
Storage Location
M12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Map Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 57
Accession Number
2002-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
M12
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
c. 1930's
Physical Description
1 map: mounted on cardboard.
Physical Condition
Fair
Scope and Content
-Includes locations of post offices, sidings, hamlets, and township boundaries. -Covers parts of Middlesex County, Oxford County, and Elgin County (Yarmouth, Malahide, and Bayham).
Subject Access
City and County Directories
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Hugh Sims fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1939 - 1980
Accession Number
99-11
Storage Location
R6 S5 Sh1 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Hugh Sims fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S5 Sh1 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1939 - 1980
Scope and Content
-Newspaper clippings, photocopies about Aylmer heritage, 1942-1984. -Pamphlet: "Our Town, Our Heritage: Walking Tour", 1984.Booklet: "Aylore: RCAF Station Aylmer- 1941-1956". Booklet: "Aylmer RCAF Reunion: "84". Booklet: "A History of The BCATP In Elgin County: 1939-1945". Booklet: "Aylmer Amish Directory- 1985". Photographs- Aylmer buildings, ball park, auto race.
Name Access
Aylmer (Ont.)
Subject Access
City and County Directories

Watson family- Photographs series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives9326
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Watson family fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1894-1939
Accession Number
2003-08
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh2 B2 F4-5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Watson family fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2003-08
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh2 B2 F4-5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1894-1939
Scope and Content
Series consists of family, farm and travel photographs. It includes a bound album of 232 snapshots taken c.1910-1913, attached at the top and labeled in ink on the reverse, some have come loose from the pages of the album. The remainder of the series consists of nine other photographs of family members and neighbours, including three large groups at three neighbourhood barn raisings, dated 1894 (Duncan Gillies farm, Black’s Lane, Aldborough Township), 1896 (Munroe farm, corner of Black’s Lane and Queen Street, Rodney), and 1896 (Colin Gillies farm, Black’s Lane and Solner Street).
Name Access
Watson (family)
Aldborough (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Agriculture
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1931-1963
Accession Number
2008-01
2017-39
Storage Location
Box 191, File 29
R10 S5 Sh1 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
2017-39
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 191, File 29
R10 S5 Sh1 B1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1931-1963
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Annual Report of the West Magdala Creamery, Lawrence Station, for the year 1931.
Article about Susan Turner Meeks, who was the daughter of a West Magdala postmaster, ca. 1954.
St. Thomas Times-Journal newspaper article relating to the West Magdala Creamery, 1963.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
West Magdala Creamery
Subject Access
Agriculture
Farming

'Elgin County Plowing Matches'

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11954
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1924-1998
Storage Location
Box 93, File 39
R5 S4 Sh2 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 93, File 39
R5 S4 Sh2 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1924-1998
Physical Description
9 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains the following:
-a programme for the 1924 Elgin County Plowing Match, held on the farm of J.H. Miller, near Dutton, organized by the Elgin County Plowmen's Association (copy).
-a list of Elgin County Plowing Matches, 1936-1968; lists the year, location, number of plowmen, number of lands plowed and the Champion Plowman.
-an advertisement for the annual Elgin County Plowing Match organized by the Elgin County Plowmen's Association, held beginning October 22, 1929 on the Dominion Canners Farm at Aylmer, just west of Orwell on Highway 3; published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal, October 22, 1929 (copy).
-an advertisement for the 46th Annual Elgin County Plowing Match, held September 6, 1980 at the St. Thomas Psychiatric Hospital Farm; taken from the West Lorne Sun and Rodney Mercury, September 4, 1980, p. 8 (copy).
-Dutton Advance newspaper article: "63rd Annual Elgin Plowing Match", September 16, 1998.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches
Related Material
Elgin County Plowmen's Association fonds
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Demonstration fonds
Local Committee for the 1960 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds

Mungo Cameron and Marshall Cameron Haying

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives121791
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Accession Number
2003-16
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh3 B1 F2 106
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2003-16
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S5 Sh3 B1 F2 106
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Series
Wallacetown Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Mungo Cameron and Marshall Cameron with their wagon, hay rack, and horses, included in Wallacetown Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Two, page 106.
Name Access
Wallacetown Women's Institute
Wallacetown (Ont.)
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
Farming
Agriculture
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
June 1939
Artist Name
Bradt Studio
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Artist Name
Bradt Studio
Artist Notes
Velox Special
Description
Photograph of an orchard, identified on reverse as "R. E. R. Hamilton's orchard, June 1939". Taken by Bradt Studios.
Category
Communication Artifacts
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Subject of Image
Agriculture
Accession Number
2019-030-0155
Date Range From
June 1939
Length
15.2
Height
10.5
Units
cm
Images

Farming on Craven Farm

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives144701
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R7 S4 Sh3 B3 F1 43b
R7 S4 Sh3 B3 F1 43c
  2 images     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S4 Sh3 B3 F1 43b
R7 S4 Sh3 B3 F1 43c
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs of harvesting hay on the Craven family farm, ca. 1930, included in the Eden Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Four, page 43.
Name Access
Eden Women's Institute
Eden (Ont.)
Subject Access
Women's Institutes
Tweedsmuir Histories
Farming
Agriculture
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View

Tearing Down George French's Barn

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R7 S4 Sh3 B3 F1 49
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Eden Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S4 Sh3 B3 F1 49
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of George French's barn being torn down, included in the Eden Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Four, page 49.
Name Access
Eden Women's Institute
Eden (Ont.)
Subject Access
Women's Institutes
Tweedsmuir Histories
Farming
Agriculture
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View

Unidentified Farm Properties

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives111998
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Storage Location
Box 534, Envelope 95432
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 534, Envelope 95432
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1930
Physical Description
2 plastic negatives
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Image 95432a shows a tobacco field, with kilns and a large residence in the background.
Image 95432b shows a field planted with an unidentified crop, possibly soy beans, with buildings (possibly a residence) visible in the background.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Tobacco
Farming
Images

General Correspondence

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives23612
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937-1987
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1 F19
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1 F19
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937-1987
Series
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds - Correspondence series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
General correspondence of the Wallacetown Agricultural Society and its predecessor, the West Elgin Agricultural Society, 1937-1966.
-Invitations to a Dessert Tea & Fashion Show at the Wallacetown Hall, 1977, 1986 and 1987. Fashions by the Corner Shoppe, and sponsored by the Wallacetown Agricultural Society Homecraft Division.
Name Access
Wallacetown Agricultural Society
West Elgin Agricultural Society
Wallacetown (Ont.)
Subject Access
Agriculture

Articles of Agreement to Purchase Land from Stewart L. Pearce, 1936

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1 F26
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1 F26
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936
Series
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds - Indentures series
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Articles of agreement dated October 20, 1936 for land to be purchased by the Wallacetown Fair Board from Stewart L. Pearce, specifically described as "eight acres adjoining the Wallacetown Fair Board property and situated on the west and south sides of the present Fair grounds."
Name Access
Wallacetown Agricultural Society
West Elgin Agricultural Society
Wallacetown (Ont.)
Wallacetown Fair
Subject Access
Agriculture

Deed to Land Purchased from Stewart L. Pearce, 1937

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives23620
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1 F27
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1 F27
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937
Series
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds - Indentures series
Physical Description
5 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Indenture dated January 2, 1937 for land purchased from Stewart L. Pearce, specifically described as part of the northwest quarter of lot 12, concession 8, Township of Dunwich (7.766 acres).
Name Access
Wallacetown Agricultural Society
West Elgin Agricultural Society
Wallacetown (Ont.)
Subject Access
Agriculture

Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives23621
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1869-1984
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Wallacetown Agricultural Society fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2008-17
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C7 Sh1 B1
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1869-1984
Physical Description
3.5 cm of textual records
2 maps
History / Biographical
The Wallacetown Agricultural Society was established under its original name, the West Elgin Agricultural Society, at a meeting held January 16, 1860 in the Village of New Glasgow, Ontario. Beginning in 1862, the Society was based in Wallacetown, Ontario and operated the annual Wallacetown Fair. The organization was renamed the Wallacetown Agricultural Society at the annual meeting held January 26, 1966.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Wallacetown Agricultural Society and its predecessor, the West Elgin Agricultural Society, 1869-1984, including constitution and by-laws, general correspondence, maps of the Wallacetown Fairgrounds, and indentures for properties purchased by the Society.
Fonds is organized into the following series:
Constitution and By-Laws, 1963-1984
Correspondence, 1937-1966
Maps, [1984?]
Indentures, 1869-1937
Name Access
Wallacetown Agricultural Society
West Elgin Agricultural Society
Wallacetown (Ont.)
Wallacetown Fair
New Glasgow (Ont.)
Subject Access
Agriculture

Vernon's Directory of St. Thomas

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936
Accession Number
2002-26
Storage Location
C10 Sh2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Hamilton : Henry Vernon & Son, Publishers
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C10 Sh2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1936
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
City and County Directories
Documents

Vernon's Directory of St. Thomas

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives55016
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937
Accession Number
2002-26
Storage Location
C10 Sh2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Hamilton : Henry Vernon & Son, Publishers
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C10 Sh2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1937
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
City and County Directories
Documents

Vernon's Directory of St. Thomas

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives55017
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1938
Accession Number
2002-26
Storage Location
C10 Sh2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Hamilton : Henry Vernon & Son, Publishers
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C10 Sh2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1938
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
City and County Directories
Documents

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