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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
William Briggs
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
Methodist hymm and tune book. Cover is black with gold lettering, "Methodist - Hymm and Tune - Book". Inside cover, "Armstrong - Dexter Ont." is written in pencil
Material
Paper
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Ceremonial Artifact - Book
Accession Number
020.018.004
File Number
020.018
Date Range
1917
Manufacturer
William Briggs
Manufacturer City
Toronto
Manufacturer Province
Ontario
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
Harmony House Publishers
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
A large book titled "University of Guelph: A Campus Portrait". The cover (dust jacket) has a large building with a clock on it, trees and blue sky. The back cover and spine are blue.
Material
Paper
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact - Book
Accession Number
020.018.017
File Number
020.018
Date Range
1989
Manufacturer
Harmony House Publishers
Manufacturer City
Louisville
Manufacturer Province
Kentucky
Manufacturer Country
United States
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Description
"Rolf in the Woods" book by Ernest Thompson Seton. Stamped TTS RCAF Library.
Category
Communication Artifact
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact, book
Accession Number
020.013.113
File Number
020.013

Book: Social Etiquette

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Book
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Book
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A book discussing acceptable social etiquette as of 1896
Material
Paper
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Books
Accession Number
2013.001.015
Storage Location
Forge and Anvil Museum
Date Range
1896
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Car Builders Cyclopedia 21st Edition

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Date Range From
1961
Artifact Type
Book
Material
hard cover, gloss, paper
Storage Location
9-B-3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Book
Description
This book is covered in a black leatherette coated cover and greenish lettering. It is titled, " Car Builders Cyclopedia". This is a 21st Edition by the A. Simmons-Boardman Publication. This book is dated inside as 1961 Car Builder's Cyclopedia of American Practise.
Material
hard cover, gloss, paper
Condition Information
Condition: Fair to Good.
Category
Books
Accession Number
2018.030.003
File Number
2018-30
Storage Range
Back
Storage Location
9-B-3
Date Range From
1961
Length
220mm
Height
298mm
Units
mm
Item History
From the estate of Bob Ray via James Ray

CN Safety Rulebook

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Date Range From
September 1, 1972
Material
Paper
Storage Location
7-C-2 CN Box 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Description
Red-Brown rulebook. On front cover it says, " CN Safety Rules, effective September 1 1972, "CN-7355-E (9-72) 48-51-488" written on bottom left in print, 'In Canada Logo' All text in black font. Book has a thick black spine.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
In Good Condition
Category
Documentary
Sub-category
Rule Book
Accession Number
2017-67-27
Storage Location
7-C-2 CN Box 2
Date Range From
September 1, 1972
Length
15.5
Width
10
Units
cm

Conrail Books

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Date Range From
See Description
Artifact Type
Book
Material
Paper
Storage Location
7-C-3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Book
Description
1. Index of Public Road Crossings, Conrail. Book measures 175x193mm. 2. Safety Program, 1983, Conrail. Booklet measures 110x217mm 3. Safety Rules, M. of W. Employees, Conrail 6/1/81. Book measures 117x232mm. 4. Safety Rules for Train Crews, July 1978, Conrail. Book measures 117x232mm. 5. Western Regions Time Table, December 13, 1981, Conrail. Book measures, 145x257mm. 6. Telephone Directory, Conrail, 1982. Book measures 218x275mm
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Good.
Category
Book
Sub-category
Documentary Artifacts
Accession Number
2017-02
Storage Location
7-C-3
Date Range From
See Description
Item History
From the trailer, found at the Conrail Office in the CASO Station

Elgin County Pamphlet

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2006-11
2018-35
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2006-11
2018-35
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1910
Series
Municipal World Inc. fonds - K.W. McKay series
Physical Description
2 volumes of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains three copies of a pamphlet or view book entitled "County of Elgin Ontario Canada: The Best Agricultural District in the Dominion of Canada". Collected by K.W. McKay, perhaps in his capacity as a member of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute.
Name Access
McKay, Kenneth Weir
Municipal World Inc.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Publishers
View Books
Documents

R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F2.pdf

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Elgin County - Railroads

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Hugh Sims fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1906-1974
Accession Number
99-11
Storage Location
R6 S5 Sh2 B3 F11
the meal. What the contractors thought of the event is not recorded, but Bowman noted in his day book
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Hugh Sims fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S5 Sh2 B3 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1906-1974
Scope and Content
Original copy of "The London and Port Stanley Railway", by Christopher Andreae, published in 1974.
Photocopy of a view book: "Union Meeting, Canadian Divisions Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. Souvenir. St. Thomas, Ont. July 24 to 27, 1906".
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
View Books
Documents

R6 S5 Sh2 B3 F11b.pdf

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Handmade Booklet

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Handmade Book
Material
Paper, Hair
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Handmade Book
Description Level
Item
Description
This booklet is heart shaped and contains locks of hair from numerous people.
Material
Paper, Hair
Category
Books
Sub-category
Booklet
Accession Number
2020.005.045
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Date Range
1846 and onward
Municipal Origin
Sparta
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Meet Canadian National CN Hand Book

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Date Range From
1970s
Date Range To
1980s
Artifact Type
Book
Material
Paper
Storage Location
CN Box 2/ 7-C-2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Collection
Unknown 2018-38
Artifact Type
Book
Description
Small employee handbook titled 'Meet Canadian National.' Front picture is a sprawling forest freshly into fall, with two large mountains in the back with on in front of the other. Directly centre of the front page is a diesel-electric CN Rail model 5103 traversing over a metal bridge with 35 cabooses in tow. The title "Meet Canadian National" located at the very top between the parted mountains. Back of the book is completely blank with staples extruding from the spine of the book.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Staples, capable of rusting on the spine of the book and seem to have started rusting. Tarnishing as begun on the back of the book and spine of the book. Object is in good condition.
Category
Meet Canadian National handbook
Sub-category
Employee hand book
Accession Number
2018-38-2
File Number
2018-38
Storage Location
CN Box 2/ 7-C-2
Date Range From
1970s
Date Range To
1980s
Length
20.4
Width
14.2
Units
cm

Newspaper Clipping

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Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Newspaper Clipping
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Newspaper Clipping
Description Level
Pair
Description
Featuring the “Century-Old Smithy Made of Clay” in Sparta (owned at the time by C. M. Mann). Printed by the London Free Press
Material
Paper
Condition Information
in good condition
Category
Books
Sub-category
Newspaper
Accession Number
2020.005.042
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Date Range
1940's
Municipal Origin
London
Images

Newspaper Clipping

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum63214
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Artifact Type
Newspaper clipping
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Museum / Archive
Forge and Anvil Museum
Collection
Sparta Museum Inventory
Artifact Type
Newspaper clipping
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Features some of Sparta's prominent figures and businesses.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
incomplete
Category
Books
Sub-category
Newspaper
Accession Number
2020.005.043
Storage Location
Sparta Old Church Museum
Date Range
1950's
Municipal Origin
London
Notes
the first part of the article is missing
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Official Souvenir 54th Annual Convention I.O.O.F. Grand Lodge of Ontario, August 10-13, 1908, St. Thomas, Ontario

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908
Accession Number
2003-34
Storage Location
Box 246, File 7
(R11 S2 Sh6 B7)
. Geddes. Souvenir Book Committee—p. R. Williams, chairman; Hy. B. Smith, secretary; Fred Doggett, Jas. B
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2003-34
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 246, File 7
(R11 S2 Sh6 B7)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1908
Physical Description
1 volume of textual records
Scope and Content
Official Souvenir 54th Annual Convention I.O.O.F. Grand Lodge of Ontario, August 10-13, 1908, St. Thomas, Ontario. Illustrated with numerous photographs showing public buildings, businesses, residences and prominent citizens of St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
View Books
Independent Order of Odd Fellows
Documents

Penn Central Books

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Date Range From
1. June 1, 1969 2. February 1, 1974
Artifact Type
Books
Storage Location
7-C-3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Books
Number of Artifacts
2
Description
1. Penn Central booklet on fire prevention and protection rules. 2. Penn Central bound booklet entitled, "Manual for Construction and Maintenance of Track," that includes many diagrams within.
Condition Information
Fairly good
Category
Books
Sub-category
Documentary Artifacts
Accession Number
2017.003.001-002
Storage Location
7-C-3
Date Range From
1. June 1, 1969 2. February 1, 1974
Width
178
Height
100
Units
mm
Item History
Found at the CASO Station

Safety Rules Booklet

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Book, Instruction
Material
Paper
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Book, Instruction
Description
Red coloured, soft cover booklet titled 'Safety Rules Governing the Handling, Storage and Use of Oxygen, Acetylene, Carbide and Operation of Equipment'. The booklet was published by Canadian Railroad Service Company Limited 350 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario and has 28 pages.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Good. Pages intact. Minimal staining.
Category
Books
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Accession Number
2009.016.018
Length
17
Width
10
Units
cm
Images

St. Thomas, Canada: A Souvenir of the Railroad City

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1900
Accession Number
2010-24
Storage Location
Box 113, File 15
(R3 S1 Sh4 B1)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Photos by J.H. Hopkins, St. Thomas
Compiled by P.H. Auger
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2010-24
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 113, File 15
(R3 S1 Sh4 B1)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1900
Publication
Toronto: The Grip Printing and Publishing Company, Limited.
Physical Description
1 volume (2 copies)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
View Books
Documents

St. Thomas, Ontario: The Railway City

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891
Accession Number
2006-11
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F5
with thousands of books, and its reading rooms are open to all. In every quarter of the city rears the proud bead
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Municipal World Inc. fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2006-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891
Series
Municipal World Inc. fonds - K.W. McKay series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains a copy of a publication entitled "St. Thomas, Ontario: The Railway City. Souvenir Edition of The Evening Journal" published in 1891 by the St. Thomas Evening Journal and illustrated with black and white photographs by T.H. Scott and R. Ellison. Collected by K.W. McKay, perhaps in his capacity as a member of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute.
Name Access
McKay, Kenneth Weir
Municipal World Inc.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Scott Studio
Subject Access
Business and Industry
Publishers
Photographers
View Books
Documents

R5 S1 Sh3 B3 F5.pdf

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