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Membership and Attendance series

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1998
Accession Number
2011-35
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh2 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2011-35
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh2 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1998
Series
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds- Membership and Attendance series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
This series consists of annual listings of Elgin Federation of Agriculture directors.
Name Access
Elgin Federation of Agriculture
Subject Access
Agriculture
Farming

General History series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives117427
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945-2009
Accession Number
2011-30
2011-35
Storage Location
R4 S1 Sh1 B6
R4 S1 Sh4 B5 F1-2
R9 S4 Sh2 B4-5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2011-30
2011-35
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R4 S1 Sh1 B6
R4 S1 Sh4 B5 F1-2
R9 S4 Sh2 B4-5
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945-2009
Series
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds- General History series
Physical Description
24 cm of graphic material and textual records
Scope and Content
Scrapbook containing black & white and colour photographs, [194-?]-1997, including a series of portraits of Elgin County Agricultural Representatives, 1911-1996: F.M. Clement, 1911-1912; C.W. Buchanan, 1912-1927; F.S. Thomas, 1927-1945; A.V. Langton, 1946-1972; H.W. Buck, 1972-1980; J.A. Anderson, 1980-1983; D. Murray, 1983-1996. Inscribed "To Vic [Langton] from Allie, Christmas 1983." (R4 S1 Sh4 B5 F1)
2 black and white photographs showing the opening of the Elgin Agricultural Centre in the Elgin County Administration Building, 1996 (R4 S1 Sh4 B5 F2)
Scrapbook containing photographs, newspaper clippings and documents, 2000-2001 (R4 S1 Sh1 B6 F1)
Black & white photograph showing the property of F.H. Silcox, Iona Jersey Farms, ca. 1940s by A.E. Cantelon Studio, Dutton, Ontario (R4 S1 Sh1 B6 F2)
Photograohs of annual banquets and other meetings and field trips, 1983-2005.
Name Access
Elgin Federation of Agriculture
Subject Access
Agriculture

Elgin Federation of Agriculture- Minutes series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives117433
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1947-2005
Accession Number
2011-35
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh2 B1-3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2011-35
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R9 S4 Sh2 B1-3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1947-2005
Series
Elgin Federation of Agriculture fonds- Minutes series
Name Access
Elgin Federation of Agriculture
Subject Access
Agriculture

Watson family- Photographs series

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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

War Correspondence

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives9644
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Anderson family fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1899-1946
Accession Number
2004-05
Storage Location
C5 Sh5 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Anderson family fonds
Description Level
Series
Accession Number
2004-05
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C5 Sh5 B1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1899-1946
Series
Anderson family fonds - War Correspondence series
Physical Description
12 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Series consists of correspondence of Robert Marshall Anderson and Donald Hume Anderson with various soldiers from the St. Thomas area who served during the Boer War/South African War (1899-1902), the First World War (1914-1918), and the Second World War (1939-1945).
Much of the Boer War/South African War-era correspondence is between Robert Marshall Anderson and his brothers Archie and Duncan, both of whom served in the conflict, Duncan as a physician in the medical corps, Archie in the infantry. In addition, Robert Marshall Anderson corresponded with some of his employees serving as soldiers in South Africa.
The First World War correspondence features letters to and from an employee of the Anderson Department Store, Warren Andrews, who served with distinction and returned to St. Thomas at war's end with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Correspondents include Robert Marshall Anderson and Anderson Department Store employees E.G. Cooper, Ruby Copeman and Donald McCallum.
Much of the Second World War correspondence consists of letters written to Donald Hume Anderson by Anderson Department Store employees injured while serving as soldiers during the Second World War expressing thanks for care packages sent to them during periods of convalescence. Correspondents include Corporal Carlyle R. Taylor, [Petty Officer?] W. Jack Taylor, Sergeant Thomas W. Hanna, Sergeant E.J. (Ted) Higginbottom, Corporal A.W. Shaw, Private F.E. Lapp, and Doug Keith. Includes stationery and envelopes bearing various military insignia. Series also includes correspondence dated 1945-1946 between Donald Hume Anderson, in his capacity as an officer of the St. Thomas-Elgin Rehabilitation Committee, and various individuals and agencies including the Canadian Department of Veterans Affairs.
Series includes the following files:
Correspondence of Private P.H. Stacey, 1900. C5 Sh5 B1 F1
Correspondence of Duncan Anderson, 1900-1901. C5 Sh5 B1 F2
Correspondence of Archie Anderson, 1899-1900. C5 Sh5 B1 F3
Correspondence of Archie Anderson, 1899-1900. C5 Sh5 B1 F4
Correspondence - Anderson Department Store staff to W.A. Andrews, 1916. C5 Sh5 B1 F5
Correspondence - E.G. Cooper to W.A. Andrews, 1917. C5 Sh5 B1 F6
Correspondence - Donald McCallum to W.A. Andrews, 1917. C5 Sh5 B1 F7
Correspondence - Ruby Copeman to W.A. Andrews, 1916-1917. C5 Sh5 B1 F8
Correspondence - Robert Marshall Anderson to W.A. Andrews, 1916-1917. C5 Sh5 B1 F9
Correspondence - St. Thomas-Elgin Rehabilitation Committee, 1945-1946. C5 Sh5 B1 F10
Correspondence - Various Correspondents to Donald Hume Anderson, 1943. C5 Sh5 B1 F11
Name Access
Anderson, Archie
Andrews, Col. W.A.
Anderson, Dr. Duncan
Anderson, Robert Marshall
Anderson, Donald Hume
St. Thomas-Elgin Rehabilitation Committee
Anderson Department Store
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
First World War
Second World War
Conservation
Letters have been placed in melinex sleeves
Related Material
Anderson Department Store fonds

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Executive Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11744
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1981-1988
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B3 F8-50
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh6 B3 F8-50
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1981-1988
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Executive Committee series
Physical Description
30 cm of textual records
2 photographs : b&w
History / Biographical
The Executive Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for the general planning and administration of the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. Members of the committee included Ken Monteith, Chairman; Lorne Carroll and Ron Lackey, Vice-Chairmen; David Murray, Secretary; and Elgin Wells, Treasurer.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Executive Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, administrative records, minutes, and reports.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Antique and Historical Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11753
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F1-3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F1-3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Antique and Historical Committee series
Physical Description
3 p. of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Don Williams, the Antique and Historical Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for providing an exhibit of farm machinery and artifacts of historical significance to Elgin County at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Antique and Historical Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, a list of committee members, and a committee report.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Banquet Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11762
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F4-10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F4-10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Banquet Committee series
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Joe Mennill, the Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show awards presentation banquet, held September 20, 1985 at the Ontario Police College, Aylmer, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Banquet Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, minutes, reports, budget records, a copy of the banquet program, lists of banquet attendees, and records relating to tenders for the banquet catering contract.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Billeting Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11765
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F11-12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F11-12
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Billeting Committee series
Physical Description
12 p. of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of joint chairmen Lloyd Smith, Norma Smith and Catherine Bogart, the Billeting Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for soliciting accommodation providers and providing information about the availability of accommodations at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Billeting Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence and a questionnaire for accommodation providers.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Beautification Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11813
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1955-1985, predominant 1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F13-48
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F1-2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F13-48
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F1-2
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
1955-1985, predominant 1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Beautification Committee series
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
83 photographs : col.
1 photograph : b&w
79 negatives : col.
2 posters : 25.5 x 38 cm
3 signs : 28 x 35.5 cm or smaller
History / Biographical
Under the direction of joint chairmen Harold and Audrey Jenkins, the County Beautification Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing the Elgin Beautification and Farmland Conservation competition at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the County Beautification Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes reports and correspondence, and a brochure, posters, signs, photographs and negatives relating to the Elgin Beautification and Farmland Conservation competition.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Exhibits Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11821
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
moving images
Date Range
1983-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F49-55
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F42
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F49-55
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F42
GMD
textual records
moving images
Date Range
1983-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - County Exhibits Committee series
Physical Description
1.5 cm of textual records
1 videocassette
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Glen Walters, the County Exhibits Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing an exhibition featuring Elgin County agricultural and rural organizations at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the County Exhibits Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, correspondence, lists of committee members and exhibitors, plans of exhibit space, draft guidelines and budget, and a videorecording featuring exhibit booths and exhibitors in the County Exhibits tent.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Finance Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11854
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1986
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F56-74
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F1-3
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F83
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B1 F56-74
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F1-3
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F83
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979-1986
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Finance Committee series
Physical Description
22 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Bill Main and Treasurer Elgin Wells, the Finance Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for the administration and accounting of all funds received and disbursed at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The Finance Committee was also responsible for the activities of the Gates and Tickets Sub-Committee and the Funding Sub-Committee.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Finance Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, correspondence, financial statements, budgets and ledgers.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Ladies Fair Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11864
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
objects
Date Range
1982-1986
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F4-11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F4-11
GMD
textual records
objects
Date Range
1982-1986
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Ladies Fair Committee series
Physical Description
4 cm of textual records
1 knife
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Lynda Jenner, the Ladies Fair Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing and administering programs and exhibits of interest to women at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Ladies Fair Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, correspondence, program, terms of reference, lists of members, regulations and application forms for the quilt competition and crafts exhibition organized by the Committee, and a specimen souvenir knife commissioned and sold by the Committee.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Merchandising Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11874
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F12-19
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F84
M10d
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F12-19
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F84
M10d
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Merchandising Committee series
Physical Description
4 cm of textual records
4 photographs : col.
27 crests
9 pins
8 posters : 42 x 68 cm
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman David Murray, the Merchandising Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for producing, licencing and selling official souvenirs at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Merchandising Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes correspondence, trademark licence agreements and vendor application forms, and souvenir crests, button and tie pins, programs and posters sold at the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Queen of the Furrow Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11882
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F20-26
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F20-26
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Queen of the Furrow Committee series
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Lynda Prong, the Queen of the Furrow Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing and administering the Queen of the Furrow competition and 25th anniversary Queen of the Furrow banquet at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Queen of the Furrow Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes, reports, correspondence, budget, agenda, and records relating to the Queen of the Furrow competition and the 25th anniversary Queen of the Furrow banquet.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Research Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11893
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1975-1984
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F27-34
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F27-34
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1975-1984
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Research Committee series
Physical Description
15 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
The Research Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was formed in January 1981 to direct preparations for holding the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show in Elgin County and specifically to elect members of the Executive Committee. Research Committee members included John Anderson, Richard Andrews, Ken Bawden, Grace Campbell, Lorne Carroll, Ron Lackey, Ron McNeil, Jim McQuiggan, Marion Millman, Ken Monteith, Doug arry, Elgin Wells, John Wise and Bill Caverly.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Research Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes; correspondence; and final reports and other records of International Plowing Matches held in the Region of Durham (1975), Huron County (1978), Kent County (1979), Oxford County (1980), Simcoe County (1981), Middlesex County (1982), Region of Ottawa-Carleton (1983), and Wellington County (1984).
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Special Events Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11910
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F35-47
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F35-47
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Special Events Committee series
Physical Description
3 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairmen Colin and Joyce Ferguson, the Special Events Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing special plowing and other events at the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The Special Events Committee was also responsible for administering the activities of the Bands and Parades Sub-Committee, which was charged, under the direction of Mike and Cheri Ferguson, with organizing the opening and closing parades at the Match and with recruiting bands to participate in the parades.
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Special Events Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show, including minutes, reports, correspondence, draft budget and records relating to specific events organized by the committee, including the Ontario Plowmen's Association dinner, the antique tractor plowing event, the wardens and regional chairmen's plowing event, the barn dance and the wrap-up party. Series also includes correspondence and reports of the Bands and Parades Sub-Committee.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Teams and Horse Show Committee series

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11913
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F48-49
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F48-49
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Teams and Horse Show Committee series
Physical Description
8 p. of textual records
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairman Bud Garton, the Teams and Horse Show Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for organizing the horse plowing events and horse show held at the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Scope and Content
Series consists of minutes and correspondence of the Teams and Horse Show Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Site Committee series

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1981-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F50-56
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F1-41
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F82
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B2 F50-56
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F1-41
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F82
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1981-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Site Committee series
Physical Description
22 cm of textual records
21 maps
History / Biographical
Under the direction of joint chairmen Larry Shaw and Ken Somerville, the Site Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for selecting sites and securing legal agreements with participating landowners, and for organizing and administering the operation of the Tented City area at the International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario. The Site Committee was also responsible for the activities of the following sub-committees: Flying Farmers (Allen Woytaz, Chairman), Health (John Taylor, Chairman), Lands (Ralph Millman, Chairman), Parking (Doug Lyons, Chairman), Sanitation (R.A. McCaig, Chairman), Security and Public Safety (Bill Turvey and Jerry Rietveld, Co-Chairmen), Tented City (Ernest Marr and Michael Fife, Co-Chairmen), Traffic (R.G. Moore, Chairman), Trailer Park (Ken Smith, Chairman), Wagon Tours and Tractor Park (Dave Bechard and Mike Garrod, Co-Chairmen), and Waterlines (John Wilson, Chairman).
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Site Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes; correspondence; reports; legal agreements with participating landowners, contractors and service providers; maps and site plans; and records of the Committee's sub-committees.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Publicity Committee series

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1978-1985
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F43-81
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F4-5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm
Description Level
Series
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S2 Sh5 B3 F43-81
R6 S1 Sh4 B2 F4-5
GMD
textual records
graphic material
objects
Date Range
1978-1985
Series
Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show fonds - Publicity Committee series
Physical Description
19 cm of textual records
9 photographs : b&w and col.
4 negatives : b&w
1 slide : col.
7 drawings
1 poster : 33 x 43 cm
1 coaster
1 sticker
History / Biographical
Under the direction of chairmen Nancy Gardner, the Publicity Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show was responsible for all activities concerned with publicizing the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show held September 17-21, 1985 in the vicinity of St. Thomas, Ontario, including the preparation and distribution of brochures, programs, press releases, newsletters and event schedules. The Publicity Committee was also responsible for the activities of the Conventions and Delegations Sub-Committee (Joe and Shirley Bechard, Chairmen).
Scope and Content
Series consists of records created, collected and maintained by the Publicity Committee of the Local Committee for the 1985 International Plowing Match and Farm Machinery Show. Series includes minutes; correspondence; advertising schedule; brochures; programs; press releases; newsletters; newspaper clippings; photographs of the Executive and Committee/Sub-Committee chairmen; media kits and other materials relating to the Media Day held May 27, 1985 and Countdown Day held August 27, 1985; materials relating to the official logo and mascot design contest; souvenir objects including a coaster, sticker and assorted placemats; and records of the Conventions and Delegations Sub-Committee.
Subject Access
Agriculture
Plowing Matches

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