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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 4, 1906
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1 F37 9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1 F37 9
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 4, 1906
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4330481364/in/set-72157623225446063/.
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 11.5 x 16.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing spectators viewing several railway cars damaged in an accident. Cars may belong to the Michigan Central Railway, but one car is marked "New York Central Li[nes]". Mounted on cardboard with the caption "[word(s) missing] M.C.R. Wreck".
On August 4, 1906, a tragic head-on collision occurred between two engines on the London and Port Stanley tracks, just north of the Barwick Street bridge, a south-bound MCR passenger train ran head-on into a north-bound PM passenger train.
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Photography
Railways
Images

C.W. Ellis fonds

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives13400
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Fonds
GMD
graphic material
objects
Date Range
[190?]-1909
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1
GMD
graphic material
objects
Date Range
[190?]-1909
Physical Description
263 photographs : b&w and col.
1 photograph album cover : 28 x 36.5 cm
History / Biographical
Calvin Winslow Ellis was born April 2, 1877 in Aylmer, Ontario, the son of Isaac Newton Ellis, a carriage maker, and Alma Jane (Calvert) Ellis. Ellis moved to St. Thomas, Ontario c. 1902. In 1906 he worked as an automobile agent. From c. 1913 to 1916 Ellis worked as operator and projectionist at the Star Theatre, 467 Talbot Street, St. Thomas. From c. 1918 until his death in 1935, Ellis worked as an electrical contractor (briefly partnering with Harry W. Beck in business as Ellis & Beck, Electrical Contractors, 12 Metcalfe Street, St. Thomas, c. 1920), electrician and (from c. 1927) proprietor of an electrical repair business at 1 White St., St. Thomas. He married Louise B. Ellis c. 1927. Ellis died February 6, 1935 and was buried in Aylmer Cemetery.
Custodial History
Part of the collection of the Elgin County Pioneer Museum, under accession number B.d.2 Transferred to the Archives from the Elgin County Museum in March, 2007.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of photographs taken and/or collected by Calvin Winslow Ellis, St Thomas, Ontario, perhaps in his capacity as a member of the St. Thomas Camera Club. Fonds includes portraits and other images of Ellis' friends and family; landscape photographs showing various picturesque locations, primarily in Elgin County but also in the vicinity of Niagara Falls, Elora, Delhi and Elmira, Ontario; numerous images of civic buildings, public infrastructure, businesses, bridges, streets and private residences in and around St. Thomas, Ontario; several images documenting the property and activities of various railway companies, including the London and Port Stanley Railway Company, the Michigan Central Railway and the Pere Marquette Railway; several images featuring early automobiles; and numerous images showing various locations in and around Port Stanley, Ontario, including the village itself, its harbour, its rail yards, summer cottages, the waterfront, Orchard Beach and Hill Crest.
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
St. Thomas Camera Club
London and Port Stanley Railway
London and Port Stanley Toll Road
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Pere Marquette Railway
Subject Access
Photography
Automobiles
Bridges
Bridges- railroad
Business and Industry
Railways

Photographs, Trains and Locomotives - Michigan Central Railroad

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160000
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1892-1940s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1892-1940s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
30 photographs
Scope and Content
File contains photographs of Michigan Central Railroad locomotives and equipment.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
New York Central Railroad
Canada Southern Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation

Michigan Central Railroad train in St. Thomas, Ontario

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160001
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1904
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1904
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7.5 x 10.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a Michigan Central Railroad train pictured leaving St. Thomas, Ontario in 1904. The train is headed by Locomotive No. 480, an Atlantic type (4-4-2). An unidentified individual is visible walking alongside the tracks.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad equipment

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160002
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1929
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1929
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad equipment, including a crane, flat bed car, steam engine and a boxcar. Nine unidentified individuals, presumably railway employees, are pictured.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad equipment

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160003
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 3
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad car No. X23196. "Water Tank" is handwritten below the image.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad open boxcar

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160004
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 22, 1941
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 22, 1941
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 8 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a Michigan Central Railroad open boxcar filled with wheels. The words "Load from Fort Erie [indiscernible] 8-22-41" are handwritten below the image.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160005
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7.5 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 480, an Atlantic type (4-4-2) steam engine.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Schenectady Locomotive Works
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive in St. Thomas, Ontario

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160006
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 7.5 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 8411, a Pacific type steam engine (4-6-2). Photograph is clipped from a publication and mounted to a section photographic binder page. The engine is pictured in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Steamship and Michigan Central Railroad equipment

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160007
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 9 x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a steamship at an unidentified port, with Michigan Central Railroad equipment pictured at the shore. Many unidentified individuals are pictured, both on the boat and gathered around the steamship.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive on a turntable

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160008
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1897
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 8
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1897
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: sep; 10 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
A photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 515, a ten-wheeler steam engine (4-6-0), pictured on a turntable.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160009
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1899-1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 9
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 9
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1899-1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 433, a ten-wheeler steam engine (4-6-0). The engine was received in St. Thomas, Ontario on August 26, 1889 and was eventually sent to Detroit, Michigan on June 16, 1905. Two unidentified railway employees are visible in the photograph; one is posing from inside the cab and the other is standing on the exterior of the engine, at the rear of the cab.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad train in St. Thomas, Ontario

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160010
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1892-1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 10
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1892-1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a Michigan Central Railroad passing through St. Thomas, Ontario. The train is headed by Locomotive No. 445.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Schenectady Locomotive Works
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad wrecking crane

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160011
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1892-1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1892-1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a Michigan Central Railroad wrecking crane, No. x23157. Three unidentified railway employees are pictured.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad train passing Mull, Ontario

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160012
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1904
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 12
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1904
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of a Michigan Central Railroad train passing through Mull, Ontario in 1904.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160013
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1905
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 13
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 13
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900-1905
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 481 (later renumbered 7911). The locomotive is a ten-wheeler type steam egine (4-6-0). Four unidentified railway employees are pictured posing around the locomotive.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad wrecking crane

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160014
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 14
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 14
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13 x 18 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad wrecking crane No. X23157, pictured in St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160015
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. early 1900s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 15
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. early 1900s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 38 with two unidentified railway employees pictured posing in front of the engine. Boxcars are visible in the background.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160016
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. early 1900s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 16
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. early 1900s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 251 with two unidentified individuals pictured; a conductor in the cab, and a man standing beside the engine.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

Michigan Central Railroad locomotive in snow

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives160017
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. early 1900s
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 17
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B4 F8 17
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. early 1900s
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph of Michigan Central Railroad Locomotive No. 3[3]8, pictured in a snowy winter landscape with seven unidentified men around the engine.
Name Access
Railways
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Transportation
Images

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