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Ellis Wellwood Sifton

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1977-2017
Accession Number
2017-39
Storage Location
Box 179, File 30
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2017-39
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 179, File 30
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1977-2017
Scope and Content
Includes the following articles:
-"Today is the 60th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge", April 9, 1977.
-"Back to Vimy: A guy doing his bit", The London Free Press, March 31, 2007.
-"Elgin men who died at Vimy".
-"Killed at moment of vicory: Elgin County man won Victoria Cross for his personal valour at Vimy Ridge".
"Ellis Wellwood Sifton V.C. Centennial Commemoration Service, St. Peter's Anglican Church, Tyrconnell, April 19th, 1917-April 9th, 2017; In Partnership with the Elgin County Museuma nd Speaker Blair Ferguson Monument Dedication with Local Militia Units".
-Newspaper article about Ellis Wellwood Sifton, published in the London Free press on March 31, 2007. Titled: "Back to Vimy: A Guy Doing his Bit"
Name Access
Sifton, Ellis Wellwood
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Military

Papers and Essays - Elgin Women's Work During the Great War

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1897-2001
Accession Number
2002-25
Storage Location
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F69
  7 images     1 document  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Historical Society fonds
Creator
Hattie Robinson
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-25
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F69
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1897-2001
Physical Description
1 hand written school notebook. 8 pgs notebook transcript.
Scope and Content
From a series which consists of papers and essays prepared for and/or presented to the Elgin Historical Society and its predecessor the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute.
"Elgin Women's Work During the Great War" by Hattie Robinson, 2001. R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F69
Address by Hattie Robinson to: "Women's Historical Society" describing the work done by Elgin County Women's groups to raise funds for relief efforts and support materials for "Comfort Boxes" sent to soldiers at the front. Not dated.
Hattie Robinson served as Secretary of the Elgin Branch of the Canadian War Contingency Association (C. W. C. A.) during their First World War activities.
See: http://www.elgincounty.ca/fww/images/Left%20At%20Home/CWCA/cwca%20index.htm for photogallery of original notebook pages.
Name Access
Elgin Historical Society
Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute
Subject Access
First World War
Images
Documents

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Papers and Essays - Elgin Women's Work During the Great War

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1897-2001
Accession Number
2002-25
Storage Location
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F69
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Historical Society fonds
Creator
Hattie Robinson
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-25
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F69
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1897-2001
Physical Description
1 hand written school notebook. 8 pgs notebook transcript.
Scope and Content
From a series which consists of papers and essays prepared for and/or presented to the Elgin Historical Society and its predecessor the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute.
"Elgin Women's Work During the Great War" by Hattie Robinson, 2001. R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F69
Address by Hattie Robinson to: "Women's Historical Society" describing the work done by Elgin County Women's groups to raise funds for relief efforts and support materials for "Comfort Boxes" sent to soldiers at the front. Not dated.
Hattie Robinson served as Secretary of the Elgin Branch of the Canadian War Contingency Association (C. W. C. A.) during their First World War activities.
Name Access
Elgin Historical Society
Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute
Subject Access
First World War
Images

Papers and Essays - "Letters to His Family"

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1897-2001
Accession Number
2002-25
Storage Location
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F47
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Item Number
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F47
Accession Number
2002-25
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F47
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1897-2001
Physical Description
3 pgs. of textual records
Scope and Content
Series consists of papers and essays prepared for and/or presented to the Elgin Historical Society and its predecessor the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute. Item consists a transcription of two letters from a First World War fighter pilot signed "Jack". "Letters to His Family" by First World War fighter pilot "Jack," 1917. R7 S2 Sh4 B2 F47
Name Access
Elgin Historical Society
Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute
Subject Access
First World War
Images

Canron Demolition

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 472
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm
Scan Resolution
300 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
"Canron, Air Cleaner Silo. June 1989" is written on the back on the photograph.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Images

Canron Demolition

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 473
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm
Scan Resolution
300 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
"C.O., June 1989, Shop Skeleton." is written on the back on the photograph.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Images

Canron Demolition

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B6 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 474
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B6 F3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm
Scan Resolution
300 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
"Canron, June 1989, Clean Up." is written on the back on the photograph.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Images

Canron Demolition

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B6 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 475
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B6 F3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 1989
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm
Scan Resolution
300 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
"C.O., June 1989." is written on the back on the photograph.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Images

Rodney Kiwanis Hosts World War One and Two Veterans

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
November 14, 1985
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
W9 B2 449
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W9 B2 449
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
November 14, 1985
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 6 x 6 cm
Scope and Content
One black-and-white negative photograph featuring Rodney Kiwanis with veterans from World War One and World War Two, on November 14, 1985.
W9 B2 449 was published in the Rodney Mercury on November 14, 1985, with the caption: "Rodney Kiwanian hosted World War I and II veterans at Monday night's meeting at New Glasgow Restaurant, where Rev. Jim Potter of the United Church was the speaker. Pictured are George Robinson, John Messerschmid, Bob Gray, both of Beattie Haven, Roy Carpenter of Duart, and Kiwanian Les Welch, a Ferry Command pilot in the last war. The only other WWII veteran from West Aldborough is George Cornwall of the Bobier Home, who could not attend."
Name Access
West Lorne (Ont.)
West Lorne Sun
Rodney (Ont.)
Rodney Mercury
Rodney Kiwanis Club
Subject Access
Second World War
First World War
Veterans
Images

Remembrance Day

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
November 1982
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh6 B4 103
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh6 B4 103
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
November 1982
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
4 photographs : b&w negatives ; 5.7 x 5.7 cm
Scope and Content
Four black-and-white negative photographs featuring Remebrance Day, in November 1982.
Name Access
Rodney (Ont.)
Rodney Mercury
West Lorne Sun
West Lorne (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Second World War
War Memorials
Images

Remembrance Day

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
November 1983
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh6 B4 249
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh6 B4 249
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
November 1983
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w negative ; 5.7 x 5.7 cm
Scope and Content
Two black-and-white negative photographs featuring Remembrance Day Ceremonies at the Rodney Public Library, in November 1983.
Name Access
Rodney (Ont.)
Rodney Mercury
West Lorne Sun
Rodney Public Library
West Lorne (Ont.)
Subject Access
War Memorials
Second World War
First World War
Images

Note on disposition of Clachan Hall photographs

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Rodney Branch 525, Royal Canadian Legion fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1989
Accession Number
2010-13
Storage Location
C2 Sh5 B4 36
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Rodney Branch 525, Royal Canadian Legion fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2010-13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C2 Sh5 B4 36
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1989
Physical Description
1 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
Typescript note, 1989, on Branch letterhead, concerning the photographs previously framed and displayed at the Clachan Hall.
Name Access
Rodney (Ont.)
Aldborough (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
First World War
Military

Norman B. "Nipper" Scott fonds

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Norman B. "Nipper" Scott fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
moving images
Date Range
1917-1981
Accession Number
2010-18
Storage Location
C2 Sh4 B4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Norman B. "Nipper" Scott fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Accession Number
2010-18
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C2 Sh4 B4
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
moving images
Date Range
1917-1981
Physical Description
72 p. of textual records
3 volumes
3 photographs : b&w
3 medals
1 pin
1 tie
1 tie tack
1 badge
2 VHS cassette tapes
1 drawing
1 greeting card
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of various materials relating to Captain Norman B. "Nipper" Scott's service with the Royal Flying Corps/ Royal Air Force, Squadron 11 in England and France during the First World War. Includes:
53-page typescript entitled "Diary of a War Bird"
Pilot's log book, August 14, 1917 to November 25, 1918, including miscellaneous correspondence and certificates
Diary, January 1, 1918 to December 31, 1918
Diary, January 1, 1919 to May 18, 1919
3 black and white photographs, circa late 1917 to early 1918
12 p. typescript entitled "A History of the Scott Family"
7 p. of correspondence, 1973, and attached list of officers of 11 Squadron, Royal Air Force, 1918
Regimental tie
1 RFC tie tack
1 RFC badge
3 medals
1 pin
2 VHS cassette tapes, 1981, containing interviews with N.B. Scott
1 pen and ink drawing, 1973, by N.B. Scott, showing the Ketchum-Ferguson farm house "Maplehurst", south of the Union Road (constructed 1859)
1 greeting card featuring the above drawing
Name Access
Scott, Nipper
Scott, Norman "Nipper"
Subject Access
First World War
Accruals
Expected

"Flying Adventures"

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Audio-Visual Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
moving images
Date Range
1982
Accession Number
2003-05
Storage Location
W6 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Audio-Visual Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
AV 21
Accession Number
2003-05
Library Catalogue Number
(Rogers Cable No.: LH 36)
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W6 B3
GMD
moving images
Date Range
1982
Series
Allview Cable 8 Local History Video fonds
Physical Description
1 videocassette (00:56:03): col., VHS
Scope and Content
"Local History with George Thorman" series Topic is "Flying Adventures", with guests Nipper Scott and Doug Carey.
Name Access
Allview Cable Services Limited
Subject Access
Aviation
Military
First World War
Conservation
Reformatted onto DVD from VHS

"World War One Flying Adventures"

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Audio-Visual Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
moving images
Date Range
1982
Accession Number
2003-05
Storage Location
W6 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Audio-Visual Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
AV 22
Accession Number
2003-05
Library Catalogue Number
(Rogers Cable No.: LH 27)
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W6 B3
GMD
moving images
Date Range
1982
Series
Allview Cable 8 Local History Video fonds
Physical Description
1 videocassette (00:56:11): col., VHS
Scope and Content
"Local History with George Thorman" series Topic is "World War One Flying Adventures", with guest Nipper Scott.
Name Access
Allview Cable Services Limited
Scott, Norman "Nipper"
Thorman, George
Subject Access
Aviation
Military
First World War
Conservation
Reformatted onto DVD from VHS
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