Elgin County Archives and Museum

Elgin County Courthouse Time Capsule

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2012
Storage Location
Box 270, File 10
M3 S1 Sh2 B2 F10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
Box 270, File 10
M3 S1 Sh2 B2 F10
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2012
Scope and Content
"Another piece of St. Thomas history has vanished", St. Thomas Times-Journal, June 15, 2012.
Name Access
Elgin County Courthouse
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #1
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of the St. Thomas Court House.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Elgin County Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Winne M.
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #10
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1945
Physical Description
1 greeting card : b&w ; 9 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Elgin County Court House on greeting card with the caption "Elgin County Court House, St. Thomas, Ont." Back of card reads: "made in St. Thomas Canada by Winne M."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'The Elgin County Court House ~ 1853, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #12
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
B. Young
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #12
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Physical Description
1 greeting card : b&w ; 11 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Greeting card featuring the reproduction of a sketch of the exterior of the Elgin County Archives. Signature of artist in bottom left corner. Caption reads: "The Elgin County Court House ~ 1853, St. Thomas, Ontario."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Elgin County Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #13
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #13
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the exterior of Elgin County Court House in winter.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #14
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Nerlich & Co., Toronto, Canada
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #14
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm (3 copies)
Scope and Content
Colour architectural drawing of Elgin Court House, property, and nearby residence.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #15
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #15
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Exterior view of Elgin County Court House. Has a St. Thomas postmark dated November 12, 1910. Message is addressed to a Mr. Jack Burges of West Lorne, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Stedman Bros., Brantford, Canada
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #16
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Exterior of Elgin County Court House. Faded postmark on the back. Addressed to Mrs. Ella Bell of Port Huron, Michegan.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #18
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
W.G. MacFarlane, Toronto
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #18
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Colour drawing of exterior of Elgin County Court House. Faded postmark on back. Addressed to a Gillie York.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Wellington Street, Looking West, St. Thomas, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #19
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #19
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Colour illustration of Wellington Street, St. Thomas in summer, with a line of trees. 3 copies of same postcard, one with St. Thomas postmark dated to July 2, 1909, and one to February 24, 1910. Two are addressed to a Miss Calitsa Singer of Iona Station, Ontario. The Elgin County Court House is visible.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Wellington Street
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1906
Accession Number
2005-06
2012-30
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #20
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-06
2012-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #20
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1906
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Image of the exterior of Elgin County Court House against a white background with the caption "Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario." St. Thomas postmark dated to July 16, 1906. Addressed to Miss Maude Kennedy of Toronto, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #21
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Stedman Bros., Brantford Ontario
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #21
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Colour illustration of the exterior of the Elgin County Court House. St. Thomas postmark dated to April 1, 1910. Addressed to a Miss Josie Montieth.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1906
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #22
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Warwick Bros. and Rutter, Limited
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #22
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1906
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
2 copies of the same postcard with a tinted black and white photograph (?) of the exterior of Elgin County Court House. White border beneith image with caption reading "Court House, St. Thomas." On one, the St. Thomas postmark is dated to 1906 and addressed to a Mrs. John Wilson of Port Huron, Michegan. The other is addressed to a Miss Laurie Caruschan (?) of Niagera on the Lake, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #23
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #23
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
2 copies of postcard with illustration of exterior of the Elgin County Court House and surrounding property with trees and pathways. White border beneath image contains caption that reads: "Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario." On one copy, the original owner has written on white border. It is addressed to Miss Clara Philip (?), with a St. Thomas postmark that has faded.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1905
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #24
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Atikinson Bros.
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #24
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1905
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white illustration of the exterior of the Elgin County Court House, in a decorative frame, flanked by full-colour illustrations of Ontario's coat of arms and maple leaves.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #25
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
W.G. MacFarlane
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #25
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Elgin County Court House set against a white background with the caption "No. 214. Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario." Original owner has written on the white background on the front. Addressed to Miss Hattie Keal (?) of Rochester, New York.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #26
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
M.G. Hay
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #26
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
Exterior of Elgin County Court House. St. Thomas postmark is dated December 8, 1905. Addressed to Mr. C.B. Plant of Hastings, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #27
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
Stedman Bros., Brantford
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #27
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
2 copies of a postcard with colour illustration of the exterior of Elgin County Court House. One features a St. Thomas postmark dated to February 17, 1910, and is addressed to Mr. Jas Gent (?) of Kingsmill, Ontario.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Canada'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1908
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #28
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #28
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1908
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
2 copies of postcard with colour illustration of the exterior of Elgin County Court House. Facade has a distinct yellow colour. One features a Hamilton postmark dated January 20, 1908, and is addressed to Miss Alice Gonchwark (?) of London, Ontario. The other has a Sparta postmark dated September 10, 1908, and is addressed to Miss Marion Ryekwan (?) of Chicago, Illinois. The residence of the governor of the Elgin County Jail is partially visible at right. The Elgin County Registry Office is partially visible at left.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images

'Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario'

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1913
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #29
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
The International Stationary Co., Picton, Canada
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B1 F1 #29
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1913
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Elgin County Court House from a distance, with trees in the foreground obscuring view of the building. Surrounded by white border, with caption reading "Court House, St. Thomas, Ontario." Sparta postmark is dated September 22, 1913. Addressed to Miss Frances (?) of Chicago, Illinois.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin County Courthouse
Subject Access
Elgin County Courthouse
Images