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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Village of Port Burwell fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1991-1993
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R15 S1 Sh5 B1 F11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Village of Port Burwell fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R15 S1 Sh5 B1 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1991-1993
Series
Village of Port Burwell fonds- Treasurer's series
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.: Village)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Village of Port Burwell fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1994
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R15 S1 Sh5 B1 F16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Village of Port Burwell fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R15 S1 Sh5 B1 F16
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1994
Series
Village of Port Burwell fonds- Treasurer's series
Scope and Content
Applications to the Council or Assessment Review Board for Adjustment of Taxes.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.: Village)

1875 - Frontier House (Hotel)

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives181025
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca.1875
Accession Number
2005-28
Storage Location
C6 Sh3 B6 F7 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-28
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh3 B6 F7 6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca.1875
Series
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.5 x 14.5 cm
Scope and Content
(on back) Sam Shipp thinks this looks like Port Dover. Walter Stansell doesn't remember Frontier house. 1904 Director has a ...? who is a hotel keeper. This might be what is now Cooksons. One article from the 50's said that the present post office (south part of Red & White Store) used to be a hotel call the Frontier House. This picture is dated 1875 in an article from the T-J (neg 10 - Port Burwell Library)
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

1916 - Dredge and Mud Scows Tied Up.

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives181003
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Accession Number
2005-28
Storage Location
C6 Sh3 B6 F4 20
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-28
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh3 B6 F4 20
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916
Series
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 16.5 cm
Scope and Content
While the stone breakwall was being built (F. Stephenson’s postcard)
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

Accidents, 1975 - Leonard Alexander Paul Martin, Larry Martin, Bernard Clarence Brisseau and Edward George Croxford

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives24518
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1975
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F6 14
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. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F6 14
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1975
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Accidents, 1975 file
Physical Description
4 photographs : b&w ; 16 x 21 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Four black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published November 11, 1975 concerning the death of Leonard Alexander Paul Martin, 28, crewman of the fishing vessel South Side, which sank on Lake Erie about one and a half miles southeast of Port Burwell. Published with captions: "Larry Martin...Captain of the ill-fated tug" (C8 Sh5 B1 F6 14a); "Survived Twice - Edward Croxford, shown here with his mother, Mrs. Vera Croxford, has survived two lake disasters on Lake Erie in the last nine days" (C8 Sh5 B1 F6 14b); "Gave Clothing - Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Csikos were confronted by the three survivors of the fishing tug South Side which sank off Port Burwell harbor Monday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Csikos gave the three survivors warm clothes and contacted police. One man drowned" (C8 Sh5 B1 F6 14c); "Ill Fated Tug - Captain Larry Martin's Port Burwell based tug, the South Side which sank at Port Burwell taking the life of crewman Leonard Martin. The all-steel diesel tug had a registered length of 54 feet and a beam of 16' 4". She was built in Port Dover in 1942 and was one of the most noted vessels in the industry" (C8 Sh5 B1 F6 14d).
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Fisheries
Fishing
Images

Accidents, 1978 - Thomas Charles Palmer, Richard Volkaert and Carl M. Hooyer

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives24464
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1978
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F9 2
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. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F9 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1978
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Accidents, 1978 file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 24, 1978 concerning a van-train collision that killed Thomas Charles Palmer, 33, of RR 1, Port Burwell; Richard Volkaert, 24, of RR 1, Straffordville; and Carl M. Hooyer, 44, of RR 6, Tillsonburg. Published with caption: "Van-Train Mishap - All three occupants of this van were killed Thursday afternoon after a Canadian National freight train collided with it. The train involved in the collision is in the background. St. Thomas OPP described road conditions at the time of the accident as 'very slippery'. The accident occurred at a marked railway crossing just north of Orwell."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Orwell (Ont.)
Straffordville (Ont.)
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Images

Accidents, 1979 - Karen Ann Lindsay, Lory Lee Brown, Douglas Allan Saxton, Sandra Jane Seghers and Robert Body

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives24473
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1979
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F10 4
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. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F10 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1979
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Accidents, 1979 file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 20 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published June 23, 1979 concerning an automobile accident that killed Karen Ann Lindsay, 16, RR 2, Aylmer; Lory Lee Brown, 16, and her step-brother Douglas Allan Saxton, 17, both of RR 1, Port Burwell; and injured Sandra Jane Seghers, 19, Vienna, and Robert Body. Published with caption: "Beyond Repair - Three teen-agers were killed and two seriously injured in this pickup truck when it smashed into a tree near Calton on Monday night after failing to negotiate a curve."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Aylmer (Ont.)
Vienna (Ont.)
Calton (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Images

Adjustments for property taxes

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives55071
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Village of Port Burwell fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1996-1998
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Location
R15 S1 Sh5 B2 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Village of Port Burwell fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2005-04
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R15 S1 Sh5 B2 F6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1996-1998
Series
Village of Port Burwell fonds- Treasurer's series
Physical Description
2 cm of textual records
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.: Village)

Aerial Photographs, [195-?] - Port Burwell

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1955?]
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F2 121
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. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F2 121
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1955?]
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Aerial Photographs, [195-?] file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative
Scope and Content
Black and white aerial photograph negative showing Port Burwell, Ontario, [195-?].
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Images

Aerial View of Port Burwell

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca.
Accession Number
2005-28
Storage Location
C6 Sh3 B6 F8 14
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-28
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh3 B6 F8 14
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca.
Series
Port Burwell Provincial Park fonds- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
is one of the better ones - shows train and piles of something - not coal.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

"A History of Port Burwell"

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives1467
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
May 1976
Storage Location
REF 19
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Compiled by: Ida Louise Haggan
Description Level
Item
Library Catalogue Number
LH 971.334 HAG
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 19
GMD
textual records
Date Range
May 1976
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F1 #11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F1 #11
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.5 x 12.5 cm
1 photograph : b&w negative
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph and corresponding negative showing the airfield, likely at Aylmer, Ontario, ca. 1940s. A Trans-Canada Air Lines plane is shown in the background and a grazing deer in the foreground.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

Airplane Accident

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives21995
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F2 #17
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F2 #17
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative
Scope and Content
Black and white negative showing the wreckage from an airplane accident near Port Burwell, Ontario, ca. 1940s.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

Airplane Accident

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives21996
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F2 #18
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F2 #18
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative
Scope and Content
Black and white negative showing the wreckage from an airplane accident near Port Burwell, Ontario, ca. 1940s.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

Airplane Accident

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives21997
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F2 #19
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
W. Gordon Chalk fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2002-03
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S6 Sh3 B3 F2 #19
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative
Scope and Content
Black and white negative showing the wreckage from an airplane accident near Port Burwell, Ontario, ca. 1940s.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

'A Look at Port Burwell's Past...'

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives15829
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B4 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Ric Dolphin; St. Thomas Times Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B4 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1979
Physical Description
2 p.
Scope and Content
Article about amateur historians of Port Burwell and the vibrant history of the village. Appeared in the St. Thomas Times-Journal of Wednesday, February 28, 1979. Includes reproductions of early 20th century photographs. Clippings are mounted on cardboard.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal

Amtelecom Incorporated - Annual Meeting

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives24574
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F21 2
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. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh5 B1 F21 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Amtelecom Incorporated file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 18 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 20, 1968 with caption: "Telephone Meeting - Spencer McConnell of Port Burwell was re-elected to his 39th term as president of the Aylmer and Malahide Telephone Company Limited yesterday during the company's annual meeting at the Aylmer Town Hall. From left, Allan Newell Wright, Port Burwell, re-elected director; Ward Phelps, RR 1, Aylmer, re-elected director; Howard Palmer, managing director and secretary-treasurer, re-elected director; Mr. McConnell; H.E. Armstrong, Aylmer, re-elected vice-chairman."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Amtelecom Incorporated
Aylmer and Malahide Telephone Company Limited
Aylmer (Ont.)
Malahide (Ont. : Township)
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
User Comments
In October 2020, Elizabeth Thomson commented: "This is Allan Newell Wright, known as Newell, named after a surname in the family . He owned and operated Wright Hardware Store in Port Burwell as his father before him did".
Images

"Anglican Churches, Elgin County"

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives1369
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Accession Number
2013-14
Storage Location
REF 12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2013-14
Library Catalogue Number
r283.971334 ANG
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 12
GMD
textual records
Physical Description
1 volume (2 copies)
Scope and Content
Includes historical essays on the following churches: -Christ Church, Port Stanley -St. Peter's Church, Tyrconnell -Trinity Church, Port Burwell
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Tyrconnell (Ont.)
Christ Church (Port Stanley)
St. Peter's Anglican Church, Tyrconnell
St. Peter's Church- Tyrconnell
Trinity Church
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Subject Access
Churches
Documents

REF12_Anglican.pdf

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Anglican Church, Port Burwell, Ontario

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 7, 1952
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F11 30
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F11 30
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 7, 1952
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard showing the Anglican Church in Port Burwell, Ontario.
Name Access
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Images

"Anglican Parish Registers, Port Burwell and Vienna, 1842-1941"

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives16398
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
records on microform
Storage Location
D11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MF-201
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
D11
GMD
records on microform
Physical Description
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm
Scope and Content
Contains: Baptisms (1842-1863); Burials (1843-1867); Marriages (1843-1867); Marriages (1843-1857); Confirmations (1845-1851); Marriages (1858-1910); Baptisms (1867-1877); Marriages (1867-1933); Burials (1922-1929); List of Families; Baptisms (1879-1929); Confirmations (1879-1927); Marriages (1878-1917); Burials (1878-1921); Marriages (1896-1922); Marriages (1922-1941)
Name Access
Anglican Church
Port Burwell (Ont.)
Vienna (Ont.)

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