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Accession Number: 01-1021


Hugh Caldwell diary. -- 1888-1899. -- 1 cm of textual records.

Biography / History

Hugh Caldwell (fl. 1872-1899) was born on May 24th, 1824. He lived in Chandos Township, County of Peterborough, and was an assessor.

Custodial History


Scope and Content

Fonds consists of one diary belonging to Hugh Caldwell, (Clydesdale Post Office), Chandos Township. Notes inside the cover indicate that Caldwell purchased Lots 16 & 17, 13th Concession, Chandos Township, Peterborough County, on 26 November 1872. Caldwell notes the dates he planted his garden and the varieties of vegetables planted.


Title based on the contents of the fonds.

This fonds was donated from an unknown source.

Restrictions: N

Finding aids: Y

A transcript of the diary is available.

A photograph of Hugh and Annie Caldwell, courtesy of Leonard Caldwell, is available.

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