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TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 86-025
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of posters, photographs, flyers, newspaper clippings and programs pertaining to the 1986 season of Arbor Theatre in Peterborough, Ontario.
Inclusive Dates: 1978-1986
Extent: 5 cm plus 1 map folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 87-008
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of publicity materials, photographs and slides of Arbor Theatre.
Inclusive Dates: 1986
Extent: 43 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 87-012
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of publicity records and programs for the 1987 season of Arbor Theatre.
Inclusive Dates: 1987
Extent: 9 cm, (4 cm in 1 loose bundle) 1 map folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 87-013
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of publicity records, scripts, performance notes and administration records.
Inclusive Dates: 1979-1983
Extent: 91 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds

Accession Number: 85-007
Description: This fonds consists of posters, publicity materials, set design sketches, brochures, programs, photographs and newspaper clippings of Arbor Theatre, Peterborough, Ontario.
Inclusive Dates: 1977-1985
Extent: 30.5 cm plus 1 map folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 86-008
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of publicity materials, correspondence, advertising materials, financial materials, press and newspaper clippings, volunteer lists, reports, programmes, mailing lists, rehearsal schedules and posters of Arbor Theatre.
Inclusive Dates: 1979-1982
Extent: 1.8 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 90-004
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of publicity materials such as photographs, slides and newspaper clippings for Arbor Theatre.
Inclusive Dates: 1977-1989
Extent: .45 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 97-1017
Description: This fonds consists of materials relating to the stage production of "18 wheels", July-August 1992, and includes 13 related photographs and 24 negatives. Also included are stage sketches for the plays "Man of La Mancha", "Rock and Roll", "The Red Lion", and "We Must Kill Toni", plus 13 unidentifed photos.
Inclusive Dates: 1988-1992
Extent: 1 folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbour Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 93-019
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of season programs and advertisements; promotional material; newspaper clippings and photographs of settings and actors from Arbor Theatre.
Inclusive Dates: 1979-1992
Extent: 12.7 cm, 1 map folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 11-002
Description: Fonds consists of approximately 500 photographs related to Arbor Theatre productions and events. Also included are two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, playbills, etc. related to Whispers Dinner Theatre, Peterborough, Ontario.
Inclusive Dates: 1981-1995
Extent: 13 cm of textual records; ca. 500 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arbor Theatre fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 12-014
Description: Fonds consists of correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, financial documents, publicity reports and fundraising campaigns, business reports, and promotional pamphlets and brochures pertaining to Arbor Theatre.
Inclusive Dates: 1982-1994
Extent: 21 cm of textual records
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Hugh Atwood collection

Accession Number: 97-1022
Description: This collection consists of three personal notes written by Catharine Parr Traill to her grand-niece, Agnes Le Fenore. One is a two part card with the cover illustrated with cutout images of a dog and a butterfly along with a wisp of moss glued to the surface. The second part of the card is a warm salutation to Agnes and her family. The date is December 24, 1897. The second item, dated May 12th, is a note of thanks to Agnes for obtaining a cape [and cap?] for her, and also refers to fatigue and the problem of swelling feet. The third item is a letter written April 1, 1899 to "G Niece A F" [Agnes] sending belated sympathy for two in hospital and describing in some detail Traill's own plight, and the care offered by Kate and Katie.
Inclusive Dates: 1897-1899
Extent: 3 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Gilbert and Stewart Bagnani fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 97-003
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, photographs, etc. of Gilbert and Stewart Bagnani and their families. Important historical materials relating to the John Beverley Robinson family are included. The fonds also consists of Gilbert's research material as an archaeologist, Stewart's research material relating to her work as an art lecturer, photographs and materials relating to the Bagnani estate, "Vogrie", located in Port Hope, Ontario, and materials concerning Gilbert and Stewart's association with Trent University.
Inclusive Dates: 1662-1997
Extent: 3 m 55 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Gilbert and Stewart Bagnani fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 13-006

Description: Fonds consists of correspondence, manuscripts, published articles, memos, and notes related to the careers of Gilbert and Stewart Bagnani.
Inclusive Dates: 1898-1985
Extent: 1 m of textual records, ca. 380 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Birdsall Collection of Bookbinders' Finishing Tools / Emrys Evans & Rachel Grover

Accession Number: 86-1001
Description: These items are copies of "The Birdsall Collection of Bookbinders' Finishing Tools" by Emrys Evans and Rachel Grover of the University of Toronto, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, 1972.
Inclusive Dates: 1972. -- Toronto : Department of Rare Books & Special Collections [publisher]. -- 1972
Extent: 1 file
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Quentin Brown fonds

Accession Number: 92-014
Description: This fonds consists of assorted records relating to the international rooms at the University of Pittsburg, research notes and material on Cavan Township in Ontario, programs of the Kawartha Summer Theatre, the history of Fraserville pastoral charge, records relating to James Fallis, anatomy overlays "structures of the head", northern housing committee reports and solar energy newsletters.
Inclusive Dates: 1912-1984
Extent: 13 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Quentin Brown Photograph Collection

Accession Number: 00-1002
Description: This collection of photographs consists of 2 tintypes (one woman is identified as Mrs E.R. Young; 2 photographs of lumbering operations at Lake of Bays including a photograph of an alligator machine; one daguerreotype of a young boy and 1 ambrotype of two adults with a child.
Extent: 6 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: William Brownscombe photograph

Accession Number: 97-1015
Description: This photograph shows Brownscombe at his potters wheel shaping a large stone jug with a narrow neck. Another jug stands on a shelf to his left.
Inclusive Dates: [1860]
Extent: 1 photograph
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Verna Burgess fonds

Accession Number: 97-1007
Description: This fonds consists of a "School Exercise Book" which contains a handwritten biographical sketch of Miss Burgess' "First School", undoubtedly written to be read to the members of the Shakespeare Club at one of their monthly meetings. The 31 loose sheets consist of poems and verse written by Burgess over the years as inspiration or occasion presented.
Inclusive Dates: [191-?]-[198-?]
Extent: 1 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Edward C. Caddy fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 95-1006
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of pencil sketches, in a book, of scenes along the Dawson Road such as Lake Shebandowan, Kettle Falls and Rainy River from a camp at Fort Francis.
Inclusive Dates: [ca. 1872]
Extent: 1 sketchbook
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Edward C. Caddy fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 95-1007
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of a pen and ink drawing of Conger House and hill, north of George Street in Smith Township, by Edward C. Caddy. The cardboard backing from the original frame has information regarding the sketch and donor.
Inclusive Dates: [18-]
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Edward C. Caddy fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 95-1008
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of one pen and ink drawing of the Court House, Peterborough.
Inclusive Dates: 1839
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Edward C. Caddy fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 01-1007
Description: Fonds consists of 7 watercolours done by Edward C. Caddy. Likely locale of some of the paintings was supplied by Professor Gordon Roper; these locations include Scotland (2), Gull Lake, Stoney Lake, Lake Superior. Two have no indication of location. Also included is a two section map showing Herriots Mill near Kitchiwannoe Lake, and a map (mockup) of Peterborough, Ontario entitled "Location of Built Heritage (demolished and standing) in relation to the MNR building site", 1995.
Inclusive Dates: [ca. 184-?] 1995
Extent: 10 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Edward C. Caddy fonds

Accession Number: 69-1002
Description: The fonds consists of two photocopies of drawings of early Peterborough by Edward C. Caddy. The first is a drawing of Conger Hill, 1839-1842, and the second is a drawing of the Courthouse and St. John's Church, 1839.
Inclusive Dates: 1839-1842
Extent: 2 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Canadian Forum. Additions

Accession Number: 89-005
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of records from the Canadian Forum magazine primarily from the years of 1979 to 1986, although some of the material dates back to 1973. Included are manuscripts from most issues between 1979 and 1986, as well as correspondence with the editors.
Inclusive Dates: 1973-1986 ; predominant 1977-1986
Extent: 2 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Canadian Images fonds

Accession Number: 88-016
Description: This fonds consists of publicity records from the Canadian Images film festival held at Trent University between 1978 and 1984. As well, there are memos, minutes, correspondence and business papers donated by T.H.B. Symons, from his tenure as honorary board member of Canadian Images.
Inclusive Dates: 1979-1984
Extent: 13 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Canadian Images fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 92-009
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of financial records, correspondence, publicity materials, posters, film journals and magazines, buttons, t-shirts, tickets, administrative records and film catalogues of the Canadian Images film festival held in Peterborough annually from 1978 to 1984.
Inclusive Dates: 1978-1984
Extent: 5 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: David Carley fonds

Accession Number: 95-022
Description: This fonds consists of personal correspondence written by and to playwright David Langley Carley. It also includes draft manuscripts, playscripts and production notes for Hedges, Midsummer Nights Madness, Stranger in my House, Joyful Jim, Georgia, Booster McCrane M.P., Blizzard, Writing With Our Feet, Mother Gets Her Wings, South on Bay, Birthday Girl, Weinzweig, Spinning Jesus, Auntie Goes Down Under, Iron Age, Into, Susanna, Vanishing Point, Sanctuary, The Swing Era, What Friends Do, Ashburnham, Taking Liberties, Scoop, Kawartha, and Sister Jude.
Inclusive Dates: 1985-1994
Extent: 2.1 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: David Carley fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 98-003
Description: This addition to the Carley fonds contains draft and final manuscripts of Carley plays which he has written or edited: Losing Paradise, A View From the Roof, Airplay (edited collection), Scoops, Susanna, Writing With Our Feet and Sister Jude. Also contains, publicity materials, copies of the Kawartha Sun (which Carley edited: these are shelved separately on the newspaper shelves), correspondence, materials regarding Amnesty International of which Carley was an active member.
Inclusive Dates: 1978-1996
Extent: 56 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Choate family fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 86-027
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of newspaper clippings, correspondence, photographs, music books, notes and memorabilia concerning various parts of Peterborough County.
Inclusive Dates: 1824-1958
Extent: 35.5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Cobourg Harbour prints fonds

Accession Number: 91-1013
Description: This fonds consists of two colour prints of Cobourg. One is of the lighthouse, entitled "Light Tower, near Coburg", by W.H. Bartlett and C. Cousen and the other is of Cobourg Harbour, entitled "Coburg", by W.H. Bartlett and R. Wallis.
Inclusive Dates: [ca. 188?]
Extent: 2 prints
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Cole Theatre fonds

Accession Number: 90-009
Description: This fonds consists of theatre programs and tickets primarily of the Peterborough Theatre Guild (1967-1990) plus a variety of programs of other Peterborough-based theatre clubs and organizations such as Arbor Theatre, PCVS Senior Dramatic Club, and the Peterborough Arts festival.
Inclusive Dates: 1967-1990
Extent: 6 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Collect in the Kawarthas

Accession Number: 91-1006
Description: This item is an 80 page journal, the 2nd in a series, published in 1966/67, and containing a variety of articles on the subject of collecting in the Kawarthas .
Inclusive Dates: 1966
Extent: 1 booklet
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Cooper & Beatty, Limited fonds

Accession Number: 97-015
Description: This fonds consists of miscellaneous designs by Cooper & Beatty, Limited, Toronto, for adds, invitations, cards, etc. Also included are various designs with the Trent University crest, as well as Cooper & Beatty's "The Metal Book" with available type settings on metal plates.
Inclusive Dates: 1956-1996
Extent: 11 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Blodwen Davies fonds

Accession Number: 91-001
Description: This fonds consists of research material, manuscripts, published articles and correspondence of Blodwen Davies with the Saskatchewan Arts Board and the National Museum.
Inclusive Dates: 1928-1968
Extent: 91 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Richard Dellamora fonds

Accession Number: 00-003
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, research material, manuscripts and publications pertaining to the scholarly works of Professor Richard Dellamora. The materials relate largely to his publications, which include "Masculine Desire" (1990), "Apocalyptic Overtures" (1994), "Postmodern Apocalypse" (1995), "The Work of Opera" (1996), and "Victorian Sexual Dissidence" (1999), as well as several journal articles. Research notes encompass such nineteenth-century writers as Walter Pater, Oscar Wilde, John Ruskin and Algernon Swinburne.
Inclusive Dates: 1969-2000
Extent: 2.3 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Wayland Drew fonds

Accession Number: 99-012
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, documents, and manuscripts. Included are personal letters, articles, essays, journals and daily planning books, research notes, drafts of books and plays in manuscript form (including an unpublished first novel), royalty statements, photographs and documentation on the novelizations of the films "Corvette Summer," "Dragonslayer," "Batteries Not Included," and "Willow". Also included are materials regarding the film, "Places Out of Time."
Inclusive Dates: 1931-1995
Extent: 2.6 m, plus one large materials folder
Restrictions: Permission of the University Archivist required for access to Box 1, and Box 2 Folders 1-22.


TITLE: Early Canadian Life. -- Vol. 2, No. 10

Accession Number: 91-1010
Description: This item is a magazine in tabloid newsprint format dealing with articles on Canadian history. This item is Vol.2, from November 10, 1978.
Inclusive Dates: Oct. 1978. -- Oakville, Ontario: Goldenglow Publications Limited
Extent: 1 issue
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Early photographers in Peterborough

Accession Number: 91-1007
Description: This item is a list of early photographers, including addresses and other careers, in Peterborough from 1847 to 1915.
Inclusive Dates: Aug. 1986
Extent: 2 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Rev. M.A. Farrar fonds

Accession Number: 89-1063
Description: This fonds consists of two watercolours with one identified as Hastings, Ontario, and and the other identified as Forest City. Also included in the fonds are two pencil sketches and a photograph of another sketch. One sketch of two farms and a river with a steamboat on it, but otherwise unidentified. The other sketch is of the Anderson house, the Ashfield house, Mr. Harry Fowld's house and the Wanamaker's house, all in Hastings, Ontario. The photographic reproduction is of a sketch entitled Hastings on the Trent, Ontario. The watercolours and sketches were created by Rev. M.A. Farrar.
Inclusive Dates: [18?]
Extent: 1 file
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Rev. M.A. Farrar fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 98-020
Description: This fonds consists a diary (1863-1864) of M.A. Farrar and 12 drawings, etchings, watercolours and sketches by M.A. Farrar, genealogical information re the Farrar family, and photographs of Farrar and family members.
Inclusive Dates: 1850-1872
Extent: 12 cm, plus 1 map folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Elaine Goselin Collection

Accession Number: 08-019
Description: 25 scrapbooks of the history of Arbor Theatre, a professional theatre company in Peterborough, Ontario from 1976-1992.
Inclusive Dates: 1976-1992
Extent: 25 scrapbooks
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Federal Cultural Policy Review Committee fonds

Accession Number: 86-032
Description: This fonds consists of minutes, briefs, correspondence, reports, newspaper and magazine articles. Also included in the fonds are records relating to public hearings of the Federal Cultural Policy Review Committee.
Inclusive Dates: 1975-1985
Extent: 2.5 m
Restrictions: Permission of the University Archivist.


TITLE: Edith Fowke manuscript

Accession Number: 97-1016
Description: This 8-page, typewritten manuscript is entitled "Folk Songs of Peterborough" and consists of a brief overview of the folk song tradition of the Peterborough area. Fowke indicates that the Peterborough region is one of the richest in Ontario and credits this in large part to the significant Irish representation in the County. She mentions by name individuals who can sing old songs brought from the old country, or songs learned in the lumbering shanty and carried down from generation to generation. She quotes songs that give specific reference to places such as Kinmount, Omemee, Gannon's Narrows, Tory Hill, etc. Farming traditions, love ballads, and jail terms all find their places in the canon.
Inclusive Dates: [1965]
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Friends of the Bata Library fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 87-019
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of administrative records relating to the Friends of the Bata Library.
Inclusive Dates: 1978-1986
Extent: 15 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peter Gzowski fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 98-010
Description: This fonds consists of letters addressed to Peter Gzowski and the CBC radio show "Morningside". It also consists of manuscripts, correspondence with publishers, etc.
Inclusive Dates: 1980-1997
Extent: 3 m 39cm
Restrictions: Personal letters may not be quoted without permission of the writer.


TITLE: Spencer J. Harrison fonds

Accession Number: 99-010
Description: This fonds consists of 4 boxes of materials related to the life and works of Spencer J. Harrison, artist and gay activist.
Inclusive Dates: 1962-2000
Extent: .75 m
Restrictions: This fonds is open, except for Box 1 folders 12, 13, and 14 which are restricted until July 1, 2009.


TITLE: Spencer J. Harrison fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 03-001
Description: This fonds consists of 1 box of materials related to the life and works of Spencer J. Harrison, artist and gay activist.
Inclusive Dates: 1990-2002
Extent: 32 cm
Restrictions: Open


TITLE: Spencer J. Harrison fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 06-001
Description: This fonds consists of two boxes of materials related to the life and times of Spencer J. Harrison, artist and gay activist.
Inclusive Dates: 1986-2005
Extent: 18 cm of textual records; 4 audio cassette tapes; 9 photographs
Restrictions: None, except for Box 2 folder 12 which is closed.


TITLE: Spencer J. Harrison fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 16-002
Description: This fonds consists of two boxes of materials related to the life of Spencer J. Harrison, artist and gay activist.
Inclusive Dates: ca. 1940s-2014
Extent: .4 m of textual records; ca. 100 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Jean Harstone fonds

Accession Number: 81-012
Description: The fonds consists of original designs and drawings by Jean Harstone from architectural design school, 1925-1926 and promotion, advertising and program materials from the Columbia Broadcasting System Radio Network and the National Broadcasting Corporation Radio Network, New York City, 1938-1952.
Inclusive Dates: 1925-1952
Extent: 38 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Hart House Theatre fonds

Accession Number: 89-1008
Description: This fonds consists of a series of programmes from dramatic productions performed at Hart House Theatre, University of Toronto, between 1919 and 1935. Some of the programmes are autographed by the players.
Inclusive Dates: 1919-1935
Extent: 1 folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Thomas Alexander Stewart Hay family fonds

Accession Number: 71-001
Description: This fonds consists of various original and copied records of the business activities of Thomas Hay, and related family data, such as birth-death records, correspondence, drawings (technical and sketches) and photographs. A small genealogical table compiled by the archivist is enclosed.
Inclusive Dates: 20 June 1827-17 Oct. 1952
Extent: 25 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Margaret Heideman fonds

Accession Number: 95-014
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings and the M.A. thesis of Margaret Heideman of Peterborough, Ontario. Most of the correspondence is from Robertson Davies who was editor of the Peterborough Examiner and for whom Heideman wrote book reviews.
Inclusive Dates: 1948-1968
Extent: 5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Dorothy Choate Herriman fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 94-019
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of diaries, manuscripts, correspondence, photographs and newspaper clippings of Dorthy Choate Herriman. The fonds includes material on the Canadian Authors Association, Carol Cassidy Coates and other poets and writers. Newspaper clippings, original illustrated layout, biographical information, author's proof and a bound copy of "Mater Silva" are also included in the fonds. There is also an annotated copy of editor John Garvin's "Canadian Poets".
Inclusive Dates: 1912-1972
Extent: 45 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Indian Crafts Foundation of Ontario fonds

Accession Number: 91-010
Description: This fonds provides a full view of the history of a well-intentioned but short-lived organization involving native peoples, government and the commercial world. It consists of early plans, minutes and correspondence of the board of directors, the development of a constitution and bylaws, correspondence with government and native groups, craft training experience, inventory and accounting processes.
Inclusive Dates: 1968-1973
Extent: 81 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: William H. Ives letter book

Accession Number: 75-009
Description: This item is a letter book related to carpentry, contracting and building activities in the Colborne, Ontario, area. It contains some interesting material on house construction in terms of methods and materials. It also contains some information on Colborne area churches. The letter book has a partial index to the correspondence of William Ives.
Inclusive Dates: 1894-1899
Extent: 5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Martha Ann Kidd fonds

Accession Number: 74-1002
Description: This fonds consists of photocopies of addresses given by Martha Ann Kidd, local historian, sometime Chair of the Old Buildings Committee of the Peterborough Historical Society and member of the Peterborough Historical Society. It includes addresses on 1) The Quetico Foundation - Quetico by Car, CBC, 1956; 2) First Draft - The Heart of Old Peterborough, June 1971; 3) Second Draft - The Heart of Old Peterborough, October 1971: 4) Final - Peterborough Historical Society, The Heart of Old Peterborough, or, Old Buildings Lecture; and 5) The Heart of Old Peterborough, given to the Architectural Conservancy, October 26 1972.
Inclusive Dates: Photocopied [between 1956 and 1972]
Extent: 1 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Professor Kenneth E. Kidd fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 93-011
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of correspondence, research notes, newspaper clippings, art catalogues, manuscripts relating to Paul Kane; anthropological research, Irish literary personalities, native art, culture and artifacts, cutlery and trade beads. Also included are personal records of Professor Kidd and his career at the Royal Ontario Museum and Trent University.
Inclusive Dates: 1935-1991
Extent: 10 m
Restrictions: Diaries closed (Boxes 9, 10 and 11). Research materials and Trent University materials open.


TITLE: Professor Kenneth E. Kidd fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 92-007
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of research notes, bibliographic information and manuscript drafts created by Professor Kidd in the course of his work on Paul Kane.
Inclusive Dates: 1954-1979
Extent: 46 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Olive Langley painting

Accession Number: 04-1012
Description: Item is a framed unnamed watercolour of a house with a woman standing in front. The inscription reads: Olive Langley. /50. A further identification tag on the frame reads: Peterborough Artist and Author.
Inclusive Dates: [1950]
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Margaret Laurence letters

Accession Number: 97-1028
Description: This accession consists of three letters, one dated January 27, 1981, one April 6, 1982, written by Margaret Laurence to Mary E. Hamilton, a college acquaintance, and one dated September 8, 1986. In the first, which is a photocopy, Laurence expresses her delight in the book "And Some Brought Flowers...", a copy of which Hamilton must have sent to her. She praises the illustrations and the text and suggests that her delight be passed on to Mary Alice Downie and E.J. Revell, co-authors of the book. In the second letter, which is an original, Laurence graciously acknowledges Hamilton's use of a quote in publicizing the "Flower" book. She also comments on the possibility of being nominated for the Nobel prize, asserting that her body of work is much too slim. An additional letter from Laurence dated September 1986 and addressed to Elizabeth Ritchie was forwarded to Trent University Archives in 1999 by the Canadian High Commission in London, England. The letter had been found inside a book and concerns Laurence's prognosis of cancer and her desire to complete her memoirs.
Inclusive Dates: 1981-1986
Extent: 3 letters
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Erik Loder fonds

Accession Number: 96-011
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, sketches and class lecture notes of Erik Loder. Loder's theories of art are discernible in his jottings and notes. There are numerous art catalogues and exhibition notes; slides of Loder art works; sketches, drawings and paintings; personal cards and letters sent at the time of Loder's death in 1993; art auction and sale lists.
Inclusive Dates: 1964-1993
Extent: 1.6 m, sketches, broadsides and posters
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough fonds

Accession Number: 88-009
Description: This fonds consists of minutes, financial records, scrapbooks and other records relating to the Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough. The scrapbooks contain articles on the clubs history as well as photographs and other notes of interest.
Inclusive Dates: 1905-1968
Extent: 61 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 94-004
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of annual reports, programmes, constitution, minutes and accounts relating to the Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough. Some of the records pertain to the Drama Study Group.
Inclusive Dates: 1940-1993
Extent: 5 inches
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 97-006
Description: This fonds consists of programmes, annual reports, a memorial certificate for the 90th anniversary of the Lyceum Club and signed by Peter Adams, photos of club events and award winners, etc., administrative papers, a scrapbook, and Rug Group log books.
Inclusive Dates: 1956-1996
Extent: 15 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 10-009
Description: This fonds consists of programmes, rules and regulations, membership records, annual reports, minutes, correspondence and research material of the Lyceum Club and Women's Art Association of Peterborough.
Inclusive Dates: 1947-2009
Extent: 44 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Charles Vincent Massey collection

Accession Number: 99-1005
Description: This collection consists of eleven published reports, addresses, and articles by the Honorable Vincent Massey. Topics include education, art and nationality, drama, external affairs, etc. with respect to Canada. Included also are typed notes compiled at a meeting at which Massey was present, on "Diplomatic Machinery", held in 1931.
Inclusive Dates: 1921-1931
Extent: 1 folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Charles Vincent Massey fonds

Accession Number: 89-1010
Description: This fonds consists of manuscripts of three poems by Wilson MacDonald: "The Song of the Undertow", "A Song to the Valiant", and "Graduation Day". There are ten pages of play titles with short critiques and names of publishers. Also included in the fonds are two letters from A. Maclaren giving lists of plays and authors, dated 1922 which are addressed to Vincent Massey.
Inclusive Dates: 1922-1967
Extent: 1 folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Lieutenant W.E. Massey-Cooke fonds

Accession Number: 80-003
Description: The fonds consists of concert and theatre programs from Millbrook, Ontario; World War I materials including prisoner-of-war post cards, and photographs; and theatre programs, menus and other material relating to entertainments which allied prisoners in German war camps devised for their own amusement and which were collected by Lieutenant W.E. Massey-Cooke.
Inclusive Dates: 1914-1952
Extent: 6 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Marmaduke Matthews fonds

Accession Number: 71-003
Description: The fonds consists of a scrapbook relating to Marmaduke Matthew's office as secretary of the Canadian Academy of Arts, from 1878 to 1888; two unpublished manuscripts on Canadian art and artists; two sketchbooks, from 1863 and 1873 to 1874; and a record of pictures, from 1890 to 1908.
Inclusive Dates: 1863-1908
Extent: 10 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Eliza Jane (Hughes) McAlpine fonds

Accession Number: 97-1037
Description: This fonds consists of a two-volume biography of Eliza Jane (Hughes) McAlpine, 1854-1938, written by her grandson, Wallace McAlpine, fifty years after her death. The biography contains the Hughes family history from the Napoleonic era, follows Eliza's parents to Canada in the 1840's, describes the marriages of her siblings, and gives a fine sense of life in Durham County in the early years of Canada's nationhood. Eliza's battle with spinal meningitis is recounted. The volumes trace the events, joys, and sorrows of the sizeable Hughes family, the accomplishments of Eliza's husband, Dr. John McAlpine, and the experiences with horses and subsequently automobiles. The extraordinary impact of Hardy's "Tess of the D'Urbervilles" is described. The famous Sir Sam Hughes was Eliza's brother and some of his exploits are described. Eliza's tour of Europe is described as it took place just before the outbreak of World War I. Lt. A.A. MacLeod's story is told. There is an account of Lt. Col. Cyril D.H. McAlpine's fateful expedition in the Arctic; a biographical sketch of J.W.L. Foster who painted a portrait of Eliza; an account of M.P. Tom Stinson's visits with Eliza; Eliza's disgust with Vicki Baum; her pleasure in talking with Chief Paudash; and finally her death and its aftermath. The volumes provide a wide, varied sketch of the times in which the events transpire. Attached to the pages within the volumes are approximately 30 photographs, most of which are portraits, and are both in black and white, and colour.
Inclusive Dates: [1988]
Extent: 2 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Medd family fonds

Accession Number: 81-001
Description: This fonds consists primarily of the correspondence of Scott Ackerman Medd to his parents Sidney Taylor Medd and Estelle Lumsden Ackerman and his sister Mary E. Medd. The correspondence covers such topics as Scott's education at Trinity College School in Port Hope and at the Royal Academy in London, England, his development as and artist, life in England, and World War II. The fonds also contains the family records of Thomas and Mary Medd consisting of emigration and settlement letters, 1819-1919; correspondence to Robert Medd, 1820-1852; and correspondence to and from Sidney Taylor Medd during World War I. Also included are photographs of various members of the Medd family and sketches and sketchbooks of Scott Ackerman Medd.
Inclusive Dates: 1819-1977
Extent: 2 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Medd family fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 94-012
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of correspondence between Scott Medd and his sister Miss Mary Medd of Peterborough, Ontario. The correspondence is from the later period of their lives. There are also photographs of the Medd and Daniels families.
Inclusive Dates: 1970-1991
Extent: 13 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: John Miller scrapbook

Accession Number: 71-1001
Description: This item is a scrap book containing Victorian magazine clippings, newspaper clippings, receipts from a trip to Europe in 1885, clippings regarding John Miller's student days at Queen's University from 1882 to 1886, concert and theatre programs from Lindsay, Kingston, Peterborough (including ventriloquist and mind reading events), London, England theatre programs and newspaper clippings regarding a murder trial heard in Woodstock, Ontario, 1890.
Inclusive Dates: 6 Oct. 1882-29 Sept. 1890
Extent: 60 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Keith Miller fonds

Accession Number: 95-011
Description: This fonds consists of 24 Canadian art catalogues including catalogues of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts and its' reports, constitution and by-laws. These materials were apparently from the home of Marmaduke Matthews, Wychwood Park, Toronto.
Inclusive Dates: 1879-1909
Extent: 24 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Miscellaneous graphic materials collection

Accession Number: 04-021
Description: Collection consists of miscellaneous photographs, engravings, posters, broadsides, and a newspaper supplement.
Inclusive Dates: 1830-2001
Extent: 1.2 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arts and entertainment broadside collection

Accession Number: 91-1028
Description: This collection consists of a Grand Trunk flyer regarding the fares to the Buffalo Pan-American Exposition in 1901. It also consists of an Orangeville Methodist Church broadside advertising a concert with Myrtel Tellessen Cooke from 1900 and a broadside for the King George Theatre in Cobourg, Ontario advertising the film "Avenger" which aired before 1920.
Inclusive Dates: 1900-1901
Extent: 3 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Susanna Moodie fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 89-1062
Description: This item is a watercolour of chrysanthymums which was "designed from nature" and dedicated "To dear Victor with grandmother's kind love". This watercolour was painted by Susanna Moodie and donated at the same time as some correspondence.
Inclusive Dates: 31 August 1875
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Susanna Moodie fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 11-004
Description: Fonds consists of four original watercolours by Susanna Moodie. The works are untitled. All depict flowers: columbine and violets on mossy ground; a single red rose; white roses on a single stem; and a white wild rose entwined on a wood cross on mossy ground. Three of the paintings are signed by Moodie.
Inclusive Dates: [187-?]
Extent: 4 watercolours
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Francis J.A. Morris fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 80-034
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of records created by Frank Morris. The fonds is arranged into the following series: correspondence, manuscripts and typescripts; postcards of the British Isles and Canada; photographs and negatives of botanical species from field trips; glass lantern slides of flowers, fine arts, museums, and scenes of Europe; and maps, mostly of Great Britain and Ontario.
Inclusive Dates: 1869-1949
Extent: 2 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: J.E.R. and Helena V. Munro fonds

Accession Number: 75-1006
Description: This fonds consists of copies of papers written by J.E.R. and H.V. Munro of Peterborough, Ontario, on the following topics: The Shanleys - Pioneer Railway Builders, manuscript 14 pages, (London, Ontario); Katherine Wallis - 1945 address to Women's Art Association of Peterborough, manuscript, 9 pages; Women's Art Association of Peterborough through 60 years, 1965, 8 pages; Pioneer; A Chronology of Prince Edward County and the Early Pioneers, 1964, 28 pages; and The Village of Demorestville in the Township of Sophiasburg in the County of Prince Edward, Ontario, 1971, 23 pages and 6 pages correspondence from 1972.
Inclusive Dates: 1964-1972
Extent: 110 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Music books collection

Accession Number: 04-1000
Description: Collection consists of two music books, the first being The Easy Instructor; or, A New Method of Teaching Sacred Harmony by William Little and William Smith, Albany, revised and enlarged edition, [1798], and the second being Songs of Victory, for Evangelistic Meetings Conferences The Home Circle and Christian Worship, 543 Hymns and 144 Choruses, large type edition, compiled by Andrew W. Bell, Glasgow, n.d.
Inclusive Dates: [1798], n.d.
Extent: 2 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: The Old Doctor / C.P. Traill. -- 1st ed. -- Edited by Jean Murray Cole. -- Peterborough : Hutchinson House Museum

Accession Number: 86-1000
Description: This item is a booklet published by Hutchison House Museum, Peterborough, containing " The Old Doctor " written by Catharine Parr Traill and introduced by Jean Murray Cole.
Inclusive Dates: 1985
Extent: 1 file
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Howard T. Pammett fonds

Accession Number: 77-010
Description: The fonds consists of photocopies, originals and typescripts, brought together by Howard Pammett, of newspaper articles and unpublished articles on a variety of subjects such as Mossom Boyd, lumbering in the Kawarthas, Katherine Wallis, Peterborough Canoe Company, Trent Valley Navigation Company, and steamboats on the Trent-Severn system. The newspaper articles are from the "Progress of Peterborough" series by Pammet (Peterborough Examiner, 1950-51). The unpublished articles are "A Survey of Kawartha Lumbering 1815-1965" by Pammet and "The Peterborough Canoe" by Donald Cameron. There is also correspondence of Katherine Wallis, Mossom Boyd, and the Trent Valley Navigation Company.
Inclusive Dates: 1819-1908; 1950-1975
Extent: 15 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Pengelley family fonds

Accession Number: 70-001
Description: The fonds consists of the diaries of Harriet Pengelley (1835-1836), Robert Pengelley (1835), and E.A. Marquette Pengelley (1940-1941); correspondence; sketchbooks (1829-1830); drawings; and photographs. In 1994, an addition was made to the fonds which included a photocopy of a diary of Robert Pengelley (1837-1840) and textual records regarding the Pengelley family.
Inclusive Dates: 1829-1840 1940-1941
Extent: 20 cm (1 volume)
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Community Concert Association fonds

Accession Number: 79-001
Description: The fonds consists of the constitution and by-laws of the Peterborough Community Concert Association. Also included are correspondence, contracts, minutes, programmes, clippings and publicity materials of each concert season spanning a twenty-nine year period.
Inclusive Dates: 1945-1974
Extent: 46 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Community Concert Association fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 93-015
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of documentary records of the activites of the Peterborough Community Concert Association including programs, reviews of concerts, correspondence, minutes and financial records.
Inclusive Dates: 1970-1992
Extent: 1 foot
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Community Concert Association fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 97-004
Description: This fonds consists of photographs, programmes of concerts, as well as financial statements, budgets, etc. There are also newspaper reviews and adds for the concerts, administrative papers, minutes of meetings, lists of board and executive members, contracts, and campaign reports.
Inclusive Dates: 1963-1996
Extent: 13 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Community Concert Association fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 99-007
Description: This fonds consists of Peterborough Community Concert Association administrative and promotional material, correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, budget reports, series programs, newspaper clippings, membership lists, newsletters, artist contracts, and other related material.
Inclusive Dates: 1971-1996
Extent: 32 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Community Concert Association fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 08-001
Description: Fonds consists of administrative and promotional material, meeting minutes, budgetary records, programs, artist contracts, membership lists, and correspondence relating to the Peterborough Concert Association.
Inclusive Dates: 1986-2007
Extent: 32 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Women's Committee fonds

Accession Number: 88-023
Description: This fonds consists of records that were left when the Peterborough Women's Committee disbanded in 1987. The files provide a record of a decade of women's political concerns from a local point of view.
Inclusive Dates: 1977-1987
Extent: 2 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peppermint and Abraxas Press fonds

Accession Number: 86-013
Description: This fonds consists of publications and broadsides from Abraxas and Peppermint Press.
Inclusive Dates: 1975; 1980-1985
Extent: 8 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Arthur G. Racey fonds

Accession Number: 96-003
Description: This fonds consists of approximately 200 original cartoons by A.G. Racey covering a wide range of subjects. Due to the universal nature of his cartoons, Racey gained international recognition and his works were reproduced in numerous newspapers and magazines around the world.
Inclusive Dates: 1899-1941
Extent: ca. 200 drawings
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Fern Rahmel fonds

Accession Number: 88-003
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, radio scripts for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, book reviews and other written records by Fern Rahmel.
Inclusive Dates: 1944-1975
Extent: 30.5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Fern Rahmel fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 97-1020
Description: This fonds consists of newspaper clippings and magazine articles by and about Robertson Davies (including a newspaper clipping of his obituary); Fern Rahmel's articles "Robertson Davies: Wonder-Worker" and "Robertson Davies: "Teacher"-Director"; the stage manager's copy of Robertson Davies' play "King Phoenix" staged at Peterborough Little Theatre; correspondence between Robertson Davies and Fern Rahmel; and a photo of Brenda Davies and Robertson Davies.
Inclusive Dates: 1945-1995
Extent: 2.5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Fern Rahmel fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 10-002
Description: Fonds consists of diaries, photographs, correspondence, certificates, play scripts and playbills, research material, speeches, short stories, reviews and critiques, genealogies, newspaper clippings and greeting cards related to the life of Fern Rahmel. Also included is a panoramic photograph entitled Sirmilik Hoodoos Panorama by Dr. Roberta Bondar, framed and presented to Rahmel by Trent University.
Inclusive Dates: 1887-2009
Extent: 70 cm of textual materials; ca. 750 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Gordon Roper fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 97-1000
Description: This fonds consists of two Christmas greeting cards sent to the Ropers by Ned and Vi Pratt. The card dated 1953 called "Night" with woodcut illustration by their daughter, Claire Pratt, contains a simple seasonal greeting. The other card, undated, contains a poem called "Magic in Everything", and is embellished with pen and ink decorations by Claire Pratt. Both cards are enclosed in a Trinity College envelope. Also included are three paper fragments: a typewritten one presumably quoting an aphorism by Pratt; a handwritten note referring to pages 380 and 396 in the volume "Collected Poems" in Roper's handwriting; and another reference to page 230.
Inclusive Dates: 1953 [195-?]
Extent: 5 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Captain Charles Rubidge fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 11-009
Description: Fonds consists of sheet music, some of which is hand-copied. The items originated with Captain Charles Rubidge and penciled annotations suggest that he collected or hand-copied a number of them in the early 1800s for his wife-to-be, Margaret Clarke, before coming to Canada. “Mrs. Rubidge” is written in hand on some pieces. Provenance is indicated on some documents in layered notes made by family descendents across generations. Also included is information compiled by Laurie Lambe Wallace about the sheet music and its history within the Rubidge family.
Inclusive Dates: 1756; 1805-1836; 2011
Extent: 6.5 cm of sheet music
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Professor Lionel Rubinoff fonds

Accession Number: 82-004
Description: This fonds consists of scripts of plays presented mostly on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation radio between 1944 and 1951 which were collected by Professor Lionel Rubinoff.
Inclusive Dates: 1944-1951
Extent: 30 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Douglas Sadler fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 95-016
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of articles and booklets written by Frank Morris; manuscripts and published articles by Douglas Sadler; correspondence, minutes of meetings relating to Sadler's involvment in environmental and naturalist issues and activities; correspondence relating to Teacher's College and several issues of the Young Naturalist.
Inclusive Dates: 1898-1993
Extent: 1 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Munroe Scott fonds

Accession Number: 99-001
Description: This fonds consists of various scripts and manuscripts, films, audio cassettes, etc., and related correspondence. Also included are photographs and personal correspondence.
Inclusive Dates: 1946-1996
Extent: 5.7 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: S.C. Shaw fonds

Accession Number: 74-001
Description: The fonds consists of nine oil paintings, 8 of which are on board and one on canvas material, of sites in the Townships of Burleigh and Otonabee and were painted between 1941 and 1943. Six pictures deal with the Mount Julian/Stoney Lake area, while the other two are pictures of sites at the Village of Keene in Otonabee Township. The last is a picture of a pioneer cabin, in Burleigh Township.
Inclusive Dates: 1941-1943
Extent: 15 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Professor Denis Smith fonds

Accession Number: 86-001
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence with Board of Governors of Trent University and other Trent records. It also contains research records for a book by Professor Denis Smith called "Bleeding Hearts, Bleeding Country" and records relating to his editorialship of "Canadian Forum".
Inclusive Dates: 1963-1981
Extent: 90 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: State of English Language Publishing in Canada Conference fonds

Accession Number: 87-018
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence, accounts, notes, clippings and articles relating to the conference held at Trent University on January 24 and 25, 1975. There are also 3 copies of Journal of Canadian Studies edition with papers from the conference.
Inclusive Dates: 1975
Extent: 30.5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Stewart family books

Accession Number: 98-005
Description: This accession consists of two books. The first book, The Holy Bible, is a pulpit bible printed by John Baskerville [c.1750], and includes the dedication to King James 1 and the Apocrypha. Handwritten family records, from Thomas A. Stewart's father down through several generations, appear on the inside of the front cover and at the beginning of the New Testament. Included with the bible is a description and history of the book, as provided by Reverend John Shearman. The second book, a notebook inscribed "Frances Browne, 1811", reflects Frances Stewart's taste in verse and sayings and is handwritten except for a few clippings inter-leaved.
Inclusive Dates: [ca. 1750-1900]
Extent: 2 books
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Stratford Festival programs

Accession Number: 98-002
Description: This collection consists of Stratford Festival programs from 1953-1995.
Inclusive Dates: 1953-1995
Extent: 19 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Town & Gown Concerts fonds

Accession Number: 99-1007
Description: This fonds consists of Town & Gown Concerts programmes, correspondence, minutes, newspaper clippings, press releases, and financial statements, 1969-1979. Also included are miscellaneous programmes of Trent University Performing Arts Series, Trent Music Hall Society, Theatre Trent, Peterborough Festival of the Arts, Community Concert Association, and Peterborough Symphony Orchestra, 1970-1987.
Inclusive Dates: 1969-1987
Extent: 1 folder
Restrictions: N


TITLE: F.A. Verner and C.J. Townsend letters fonds

Accession Number: 75-1017
Description: This fonds consists of letters from F.A. Verner to C.J. Townsend relating to the disposition of his pictures and paintings. From the appearances in these papers, Verner's most-oft-painted subject was the Canadian bison.
Inclusive Dates: 1912-1920
Extent: 13 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Trent Regional Ballet Association fonds

Accession Number: 97-001
Description: The fonds consists of fiscal statements of the Trent Regional Ballet Association, including tax statements, receipts, and disbursements. Also included is correspondence relating to finances and hall rentals. Additional material consists of newspaper clippings, newsletters and programmes, and lists of names of board members and general members.
Inclusive Dates: 1974-1983
Extent: 13 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: University of Toronto. Hart House dedication program

Accession Number: 91-1029
Description: This fonds consists of a dedication program of Hart House at the University of Toronto on November 11, 1919. There is also a souvenir folder regarding the dedication of the Soldier's Tower with a colour etching of the Tower from June 5, 1924.
Inclusive Dates: 11 Nov. 1919, 5 June 1924
Extent: 2 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: View of Peterborough in the District of Newcastle Upper Canada... / K.E.S

Accession Number: 89-1065
Description: This item is a pencil sketch of the Otonabee River and the District of Newcastle where the village of Peterborough was located. The sketch was produced by the artist K.E.S.
Inclusive Dates: 1835
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Katherine E. Wallis fonds

Accession Number: 69-002
Description: The fonds is in eight bound volumes and consists of letters, newspaper clippings, photographs, diaries, poetry, sketch books, accounts and a typewritten unpublished autobiography.
Inclusive Dates: 1861-1956
Extent: 2 feet 6 inches
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Professor Joseph Wearing fonds

Accession Number: 98-011
Description: This fonds consists of materials relating to Theatre Trent, the Coventry Singers of Peterborough, and the Town and Gown Singers of Peterborough. Also included are materials related to the Progressive Conservatives, the New Democratic Party, the 1975 election, and Peterborough voting patterns.
Inclusive Dates: 1966-1978
Extent: 45 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Professor Joseph Wearing fonds

Accession Number: 15-007

Description: Fonds consists of research materials, newspaper clippings, reports, and articles related to the Liberal Party of Canada, various Liberal Party conventions and conferences, the Peterborough Riding Liberal Association, the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada, government and Canadian federal cultural policy, Canadian federal elections of the 1960s and 1970s, and The Arts. Also included are miscellaneous notes and manuscripts, as well as materials related to the video “:30 Second Democracy” and Wearing’s book, The L-Shaped Party: the Liberal Party of Canada, 1958-1980. Included also in this fonds are programs, financial and administrative records, and minutes related to Peterborough Symphony Orchestra, 1970s-1980.
Inclusive Dates: ca. 1940-1996
Extent: 1.2 m of textual records
Restrictions: Some of the research material is comprised of photocopies of articles and book chapters; this material is not to be reproduced or quoted directly without appropriate consent.


TITLE: Bernice Winslow (Dawendine) fonds

Accession Number: 98-008
Description: This fonds consists of a published copy of "Iroquois Fires: The Six Nations Lyrics and Lore of Dawendine" by Bernice Loft Winslow; a video tape of an interview of Dawendine by Donald Smith in 1993; an audio cassette of Dawendine talking, recorded in 1972; three reel to reel tapes donated [to Dr. Smith] by Helen Rothwell; and two cassette tapes, the first of which includes an interview of Dawendine by Betty Kennedy in 1963 and an introduction by Jane Coventry at the Ontario Camping Association, and the second of which is of Dawendine telling stories at Camp Waseosa.
Inclusive Dates: 1963-1995
Extent: 8 items
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Young's Point sketch

Accession Number: 95-1009
Description: This item is a pencil sketch of Young's Point. On the paper backing of the frame which has been removed the following is written: "Young's Point - Edward Roper c 1882? from his sketchbook, donated by Gordon Roper. Young's Point (north of Peterborough) from Edward Roper's sketch book, 1882, bought through Michael Bell". There is some speculation as to whether the name Edward Roper should have been Edward Caddy.
Inclusive Dates: [ca. 1882]
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N