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Button Badge

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Storage Location
Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Description
Beige button badge. The button has an illustration of the Jumbo statue in the center. Above the illustration, in red, "JUMBO". Beneath it, "1885-1985 - St. Thomas, Ont. Canada" in black. The back is silver.
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Advertising Media
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.002.013
File Number
019.002
Storage Location
Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Date Range
1985
Diameter
2.25
Units
in
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Manufacture Notes
606 Talbot Street, St. Thomas was taken over in late 1927 by the Sutherland Press Ltd., Frederick W. Sutherland, president. From 1928 to 1955, Sutherland Press shared the premises with the St. Thomas Box Co. Ltd. (and in 1929 only with the Lenox Manufacturing Co. Ltd., makers of overalls). From 1957 to 1983, Sutherland Press Ltd. is listed in city directories as the sole occupant of their building. From 1985 to 1993, the property is listed under the business name Loder-Sutherland, printing and advertising. The company printed books, pamphlets, and, for a part of its history, the town's newspaper, now the St. Thomas Times-Journal. The iconic headquarters of The Sutherland Press, Ltd. was one of the biggest and best of its time.
Item History
This pin is from the Jumbo Centennial celebrations that took place in 1985. 1985 marked the hundredth anniversary of Jumbo's death that occured in 1885 in St. Thomas, Ontario.

Button Badge

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Storage Location
Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Description
Yellow button badge with red print, 'Jumbo Centennial 1882-1982'. In the center, a grey illustration of Jumbo. He wears a red saddle blanket.
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Advertising Media
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.002.014
File Number
019.002
Storage Location
Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Date Range
1982
Diameter
3.5
Units
in
Item History
The button was a promotional artifact for the Jumbo Centennial celebration that occured in 1982. It had been 100 years since Jumbo first arrived in North America.

Button Badge

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Storage Location
Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
button, promotional
Description
Cream coloured button with green and black text/details. In the center, an illustration of the Jumbo statue. Above it, in green, stylized text, "St. Thomas". Beneath it, "Ontario, Canada". The button has green stripes. The back is silver with a straight pin.
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Advertising Media
Subject of Image
Jumbo the Elephant
Accession Number
019.002.015
File Number
019.002
Storage Location
Times Journal map cabinet, drawer 4
Date Range
ca. 1985
Diameter
1.75
Units
in
Manufacturer
Loder-Sutherland
Manufacturer City
St. Thomas
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Manufacture Notes
606 Talbot Street, St. Thomas was taken over in late 1927 by the Sutherland Press Ltd., Frederick W. Sutherland, president. From 1928 to 1955, Sutherland Press shared the premises with the St. Thomas Box Co. Ltd. (and in 1929 only with the Lenox Manufacturing Co. Ltd., makers of overalls). From 1957 to 1983, Sutherland Press Ltd. is listed in city directories as the sole occupant of their building. From 1985 to 1993, the property is listed under the business name Loder-Sutherland, printing and advertising. The company printed books, pamphlets, and, for a part of its history, the town's newspaper, now the St. Thomas Times-Journal. The iconic headquarters of The Sutherland Press, Ltd. was one of the biggest and best of its time.

Jumbo Postcard, Compliments of Andersons Limited

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Accession Number
2005-10
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B4 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 85
Accession Number
2005-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B4 F5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1935
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 14 cm
Custodial History
Transferred from the collection of the London Room, London Public Library.
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard photograph showing Jumbo, the African elephant and Barnum and Bailey Circus performer killed by a train in St. Thomas, Ontario September 15, 1885. The postcard was distributed ca. 1930s as a complimentary promotional item by Andersons Limited, a department store in St. Thomas. The reverse side of the postcard shows a drawing of the Andersons store.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Jumbo the Elephant
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Images

Profile Photographs, General Interest - Jumbo

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh5 B2 319
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh5 B2 319
GMD
graphic material
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
1 negative film strip
Scope and Content
One film strip showing two negative images of the Jumbo the elephant statue, St. Thomas (unscanned and left in original envelope).
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry

Profile Photographs, General Interest - Joseph Griffin

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1963
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh5 B1 77
residenUs. "Tfarnum's famous elephant. Jumbo, killed by a Grand Trunk Railway train in St. Thomas
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh5 B1 77
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1963
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Mr. Joseph Griffin, St. Thomas, published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 12, 1963.
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, January 12, 1963, describing Griffin, a St. Thomas businessman who moved to the city in the late 1870's. (R8_S4_Sh5_B1_77.pdf)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
Images
Documents

R8_S4_Sh5_B1_77.pdf

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Profile Photographs, General Interest - Lieut.-Col. Walter Francis Lane Edwards

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1920-1958
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh6 B8 83
- iiderable writing, particularly a listory of "Jumbo," the Barnum ind Bailey elephant that was kill- id in St
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R8 S4 Sh6 B8 83
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1920-1958
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
5 newspaper clippings
Scope and Content
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, undated describing Walter Edwards and his First World War career (R8_S4_Sh6_B8_83a.pdf).
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, 1945 describing the retirement of Lieut.-Col. W. F. L. Edwards back to civilian life (R8_S4_Sh6_B8_83b.pdf).
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, February 17, 1951 describing a forthcoming speech by Colonel Walter F. L. Edwards at a meeting of the St. Thomas Kiwanis Club (R8_S4_Sh6_B8_83c.pdf).
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, April 10, 1955 describing the death of Colonel Walter Francis Lane Edwards (R8_S4_Sh6_B8_83d.pdf).
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, April 10, 1958 describing a bronze cup in memory of Col. Walter F. L. Edwards which was presented by his family to Lawrence Park Community Church in Toronto (R8_S4_Sh6_B8_83e.pdf).
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
Documents

R8_S4_Sh6_B8_83a.pdf

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"St. Thomas and Its Men of Affairs"

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1914
Accession Number
2018-31
Storage Location
ECVF Box 10, File 48
(R4 S6 Sh1 B3)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-31
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
ECVF Box 10, File 48
(R4 S6 Sh1 B3)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1914
Publication
St. Thomas: The Journal Printing Company Limited, 1914
Physical Description
1 volume, 110 p.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Documents

"St. Thomas and its' Men of Affairs"

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976 (originally published 1914)
Storage Location
REF 23
Other Title Info
With an introduction to this edition by Donald L. Cosens.
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
Library Catalogue Number
LH 971.335 SAI
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 23
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976 (originally published 1914)
Publication
Richard Cochrill Limited- St. Thomas, 1976
Physical Description
1 volume 110 p.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Documents

REF_23_MenAffairs_1976.pdf

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