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TITLE: Albany Parish, Diocese of Moosonee fonds

Accession Number: 74-016
Description: The fonds consists of registers of baptisms, marriages and burials of Albany Parish in the Diocese of Moosonee from 1859 to 1966.
Inclusive Dates: Microfilmed 15 Sept. 1969
Extent: 1 reel
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Reverend Frank Beazer fonds

Accession Number: 94-014
Description: This fonds consists of correspondence and photographs of the Reverend Frank Beazer, his wife Gertie and his brothers Fred and Jack, as well as notebooks of study helps and sermon notes of the Reverend. There are also published records regarding World War I, the Masonic Lodge, Orange Lodge and Loyal Order of the Moose.
Inclusive Dates: 1862-1960
Extent: 13 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Christ Church fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 75-1023
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of photocopies of the records of Christ Church, Bobcaygeon, giving an outline history of the beginnings of the congregation and church construction, treasurer's accounts (Building Committee), Font Account (Reverend C.W. Paterson), Bazaar Account, and Liabilities Account (Building Committee). The records photocopied range from 1869 to 1881.
Inclusive Dates: Photocopied [between 1970 and 1975]
Extent: 21 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Woman's auxilary monthly meetings

Accession Number: 89-1039
Description: This item contains the minutes of Brighton Women's Auxiliary monthly meetings from 1895 to 1901.
Inclusive Dates: 1895-1901
Extent: 1 book
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Reverend Robert Brooking fonds

Accession Number: 77-021
Description: The fonds consists of photocopies and typescripts of correspondence and journals of Reverend Robert Brooking and his wife Elizabeth relating to his service as a missionary in Africa, in Canada West and in the Hudson's Bay Territory. Also included are reports of the Wesleyan Missionary Society, 1851-1857. Some of the items relate to the Hiawatha and Rama Reserves, and Norway House. The original records date from 1839 to 1879.
Inclusive Dates: Photocopied and transcribed [between 1957 and 1977] 1894
Extent: 15 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Professor John William Burbidge fonds

Accession Number: 12-003
Description: Fonds includes documentation pertaining to the professional and private life of John William Burbidge. Included are his manuscripts of books, articles, and sermons, and student papers. Also included are research materials, offprints of published articles, correspondence with publishers, personal correspondence, lecture notes relating to Professor Burbidge's teaching career at Trent University, and congratulatory letters and cards relating to his retirement from Trent University and election to the Royal Society of Canada.
Extent: 1.1 m of textual records; 30 photographs; 1 compact disc
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Campbell family fonds

Accession Number: 88-017
Description: This fonds consists of five bound volumes relating to activities of the Campbell family of Keene, Ontario. There are ledgers, diaries and a scrapbook which date from 1862 to 1929.
Inclusive Dates: 1862-1929
Extent: 18 cm
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: 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: Christ Church fonds

Accession Number: 75-004
Description: The fonds consists of photocopies of records of Christ Church, Bobcaygeon, Ontario, including minute books, parish registers (baptisms, marriages, burials and confirmations), and a vestry book including both accounts and minutes. The photocopied records cover approximately a hundred-year span from 1865 to 1960. Genealogical resource.
Inclusive Dates: Photocopied [between 1970 and 1975]
Extent: 15 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Venerable J.C. Clough fonds

Accession Number: 75-003
Description: The fonds consists of typescript copies of letters patent and correspondence, from 1797 to 1855, relating to Bishop Jacob Mountain, first Anglican bishop of Quebec and to George Jehoshaphat Mountain, third Anglican bishop of Quebec, as well as to various Church matters. The fonds also includes notes taken from reports of The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, from Letters Patent and from correspondence relating to Clergy Reserves and other topics.
Inclusive Dates: Transcribed [between 1960 and 1975]
Extent: 5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Cramahe and Haldimand Female Tract Society reports

Accession Number: 76-1009
Description: This item is a loosely bound set of reports of the Cramahe and Haldimand Female Tract Society dealing with income and the distribution of tracts to "place divine truth before the minds of our fellow sinners." There are only two reports in this item and one report is the seventh report.
Inclusive Dates: 1839
Extent: 8 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: G. Wilson Craw collection

Accession Number: 86-003
Description: This collection consists of records collected by G. Wilson Craw such as school histories, Peterborough County; Barnardo's Canadian Homes Almanac 1901; a list of Peterborough Utilities Commissioners 1902-1965; biographies of Peterborough residents; deeds and mortgages; North Monaghan voters list 1883-4; 76 photographs of industries, schools and churches and sporting groups, as well as a history of Springville, North Monaghan. Genealogical resource.
Inclusive Dates: 1818-1965
Extent: 12.5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Bishop Edward Cridge fonds

Accession Number: 70-1004
Description: The fonds consists of a Lay Reader's Licence issued to a Mr. Russell Jack by Bishop Edward Cridge in St. John, New Brunswick, 1876.
Inclusive Dates: 1876
Extent: 1 page
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: Reverend Lloyd Delaney fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 05-008
Description: Fonds consists of correspondence and research notes created by Rev. Lloyd Delaney for his historical sketches of Gore's Landing & St. George's Church. Also included are typescripts of the diary of Reginald Drayton, artist.
Inclusive Dates: 1945-1961
Extent: 12 cm of textual records; 4 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Doane family fonds

Accession Number: 74-004
Description: The fonds consists of the papers and correspondence of the Doane Family, which settled in York County, in King Township. The papers deal with family matters, and are particularly valuable for those interested in the Society of Friends. Some of the correspondence originated in the U.S.A.
Inclusive Dates: 1802-1908
Extent: 6 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Reverend Peter McLaren Duncan fonds

Accession Number: 84-011
Description: This fonds includes correspondence, receipts and other records of Reverend Peter McLaren Duncan, Leonora Duncan, James Duncan, and Annie Duncan. Also included are sermon notes, assessment notices, insurance policies and the marriage register of Colborne Presbyterian Church from 1896 to 1942. The fonds also includes an autograph album of Leonora (Singleton) Duncan, Brighton, Canada West.
Inclusive Dates: 1872-1929
Extent: 30.5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Grafton Womans Missionary Society

Accession Number: 89-1040
Description: This item is an account book kept by the Grafton Woman's Missionary Society between 1911 and 1926. The Society kept track of expenses, membership and profits. The book has members names and what they paid in membership plus donations from members who were unable to attend meetings. There is also a Treasurer's quarterly report booklet which can be found between the pages of the account book.
Inclusive Dates: 1911-1926
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: C.W. Hedley diary

Accession Number: 05-1001
Description: Item consists of a multi-page photocopy of the 1895-1896 diary of C.W. Hedley.
Inclusive Dates: Photocopied 1989
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Church of England in Canada : general board of religious education

Accession Number: 89-1042
Description: This item is a certificate from the St. John's Church of England in Port Hope to Doris M. Hancock for completing part one of the first year of the standard teacher training course.
Inclusive Dates: July 1927
Extent: 1 inch
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Miscellanea photographic collection

Accession Number: 91-1025
Description: This collection consists of a number of photographs which include John Butcher, sexton of St. John's Church in Peterborough. There is one photograph of his family outside their home as well as one photograph of John at age 34. There are also a number of photographs of the Hastings Lock, Healey's Falls and steam logging and boat with log boom. There is also one photograph of William Dawson's house in South Monaghan from 1910; a photograph of "Strathormond" in Peterborough and the Champion soccer team of Fairview School from around the 1970's.
Inclusive Dates: 1884-1979 ; (predominant 1884-1910)
Extent: 14 photos
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Reverend Elgie E.M. Joblin fonds. Additions

Accession Number: 96-010
Description: This addition to the fonds consists of records relating to the career of Reverend Elgie Joblin such as correspondence, church bulletins, yearbooks, newspaper clippings and photographs. The records deal with various charges throughout Canada and most of the records concern native education and religion.
Inclusive Dates: 1895-1990 ; predominant 1940-1960
Extent: 30 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Reverend Elgie E.M. Joblin fonds

Accession Number: 95-019
Description: This fonds consists of publications, photographs, news clippings, bulletins and reports pertaining to Reverend Elgie E.M. Joblin's interest in aboriginal affairs and in particular, the education of aboriginal peoples in Canada. Included in the fonds are references to the Canadian Association in Support of Native Peoples, the Indian-Eskimo Association, copies of "Indian News" and a Cree hymn book. Also included in the fonds are 14 scrapbooks of clippings on native issues.
Inclusive Dates: 1936-1989
Extent: 45 cm.
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Kawartha Heritage fonds

Accession Number: 83-1026
Description: This fonds consists of 11 black and white photographs collected for publication in "Kawartha Heritage".
Inclusive Dates: 1981
Extent: 11 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Stafford F. Kirkpatrick fonds

Accession Number: 75-011
Description: This fonds consists of photocopies of letters written by Stafford F. Kirkpatrick to his brother Alexander in Dublin, with a few to his brother William regarding family and friends, business matters, local news, comments on the political situation in Canada, St. John's Church in Peterborough, Thomas A. Stewart and his family, and the Rebellion of 1837. The records cover the period between April 1831 and November 1851.
Inclusive Dates: Photocopied [ca. 1975]
Extent: 5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Marriage certificate of Henry and Hannah Hoag

Accession Number: 89-1006
Description: This item is the marriage certificate of Henry Lapp of Baltimore, Canada West, and Hannah Hoag of Ausable who were married before the religious society of Friends at Westlake on April 27, 1848.
Inclusive Dates: 27 April 1848
Extent: 1 page
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Helen Marryat fonds

Accession Number: 69-001
Description: The fonds consists mostly of Helen Marryat's (nee Helen Fowlds) personal experiences as a nurse in World War I, and her activities as a local historian. There are clippings of her articles in local newspapers, historical maps (drawn by Gerald Marryat) and other materials relating to settlement of Hastings and district such as education and nursing. Also included are the correspondence and photograph collections of her brothers, Donald and Eric (mostly from World War I), and material on Frederick Marryat (1792-1848), navy captain and novelist.
Inclusive Dates: 4 Feb. 1912-21 Nov. 1964
Extent: 1.7 m
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Millbrook and Cavan Township fonds

Accession Number: 74-021
Description: This fonds is a small collection of historical information on the people, places, mills, organizations in Cavan Township and the Village of Millbrook. Included are reminiscences from pioneer descendants, essays on the Cavan Blazers (an Orange vigilante group), early mills, prominent pioneer citizens and local legends.
Inclusive Dates: [between 1920 and 1940]
Extent: 3 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Moose Factory Mission Church fonds

Accession Number: 74-015
Description: This fonds consists of registers of baptisms, marriages, burials and deaths, preachers' book and diary, church accounts, and history of the Christian mission at Moose Factory.
Inclusive Dates: Microfilmed Dec. 1967
Extent: 1 reel
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Mary Q. Ollerhead fonds

Accession Number: 89-1072
Description: This fonds consists of Mary Ollerhead's notebook with teaching notes. At the back of the book are notes pertaining to her estate after she died. There are a number of notes that Mary wrote pertaining to her estate and funeral arrangements. A carbon copy relating to her will and some sympathy cards are also included. There is a collection of bank books from 1937 to 1953 included in the fonds as well as a retirement letter from the Toronto Board of Education and a few other articles of correspondence.
Inclusive Dates: 1873-1952
Extent: 5 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Oral histories : audio cassettes and transcript collection

Accession Number: 96-008
Description: This fonds consists of transcripts of interviews with Peterborough and area citizens concerning their perceptions of the social, cultural, and political aspects of life in Peterborough from the early 1900s to 1974. There are also three cassette tapes forming one interview with Lorna Cotton-Thomas.
Inclusive Dates: 1974
Extent: 6.5 cm
Restrictions: There are no written permissions to accompany this accession. Copyright remains with interviewee and researchers must contact interviewee for permission to quote.


TITLE: Peterborough newspaper files fonds

Accession Number: 88-025
Description: This fonds is comprised of typescripts of newspaper articles from the Peterborough Weekly Despatch, the Peterborough Review and the Peterborough Examiner. The articles have been arranged chronologically under a number of subject headings.
Inclusive Dates: 1846-1860
Extent: 25 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Peterborough Presbyterial Women's Missionary Society

Accession Number: 05-1006
Description: Item is a copy of the 1936 annual meeting minutes of the Peterborough Presbyterial Women's Missionary Society. The meeting was held in Norwood, Ontario on 18 June 1936.
Inclusive Dates: 1936
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: One hundred years' history of St. Andrew's Church, Peterborough, 1833/1933

Accession Number: 69-1004
Description: This item is carbon copy of a typescript history of St. Andrew's United Church titled "One Hundred Years' History of St. Andrew's Church, Peterborough 1833-1933." It was written and later published by E. Bruce Fowler.
Inclusive Dates: 1933
Extent: 11 pages
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Meeting of the Delegates from the several Presbyterian...

Accession Number: 84-009
Description: This broadside addresses the resolutions as upheld by the authority of the Church of Scotland as prior to the Act of Union and objected to the recognition and exclusive rights of the Church of England in Canada.
Inclusive Dates: 1837
Extent: 1 item
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: Rev. Herbert Symonds photograph / [by] Roy Studio

Accession Number: 97-1006
Description: This black and white photograph is of a gentlemen in clerical dress, and is by the Roy Studio of Peterborough. On the reverse, the name "E.H.D. Hall" (a Peterborough lawyer associated with the firm of Hall Gillespie) is written in pencil. The subject of the photograph is identified in pencil on the reverse as "Rev. Herbert Simonds".
Inclusive Dates: [180-]
Extent: 1 item
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Sproule family fonds

Accession Number: 87-011
Description: This fonds consists of four scrapbooks of assorted clippings covering such topics as: handicrafts, holidays, poetry and song. Also includes attendance records, trustee meetings, teachers contacts and other education related records for School Section No. 10, Brock Township, Ontario.
Inclusive Dates: 1869-1930
Extent: 16 cm
Restrictions: N


TITLE: St. Anne's Parish, Peterborough, Ontario 1956-1981. 25th anniversary

Accession Number: 91-1003
Description: This item consists of a twenty-eight page account of the parish's current activities with some records of activities over the previous quarter century.
Inclusive Dates: 1956-1981
Extent: 1 pamphlet
Restrictions: N


TITLE: St. John's Anglican Church fonds

Accession Number: 80-020
Description: The fonds consists of microfilmed copies of parish registers, registers of service, financial records and early records of St. John's Anglican Church from 1825 to 1935.
Inclusive Dates: Microfilmed [between 1977 and 1980]
Extent: 2 reels
Restrictions: Permission of the University Archivist.


TITLE: St. Regis Mission fonds

Accession Number: 74-013
Description: The fonds consists of microfilm copies of letters of priests once in charge of St. Regis Mission, including incoming and outgoing correspondence, written in French between 1767 and 1891.
Inclusive Dates: Microfilmed 16 Mar. 1966
Extent: 1 reel
Restrictions: No copies to be made without written permission of resident priest of St. Regis Mission, Diocese of Valleyfield.


TITLE: St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church of Moose Factory, Ontario fonds

Accession Number: 74-014
Description: This fonds consists of microfilmed copies of 3 volumes, which include 2 registers of baptisms (1852-1893), and one register of burials (1851-1906).
Inclusive Dates: Microfilmed 16 June 1969
Extent: 1 reel
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Stevenstoune and Kilwinning (Cunningham) Scotland sermon notebook

Accession Number: 73-1004
Description: This item is a leather-bound sermon book, of notes taken by an unidentified person at Kilbride, Stevenstoune and Kilwinning in Cunningham, Scotland, (South-West of Glasgow) from August 12th to October 1705.
Inclusive Dates: 12 Aug. 1705-Oct. 1705
Extent: 96 pages
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: A. Douglas Vaisey fonds

Accession Number: 04-010
Description: Fonds consists of minute books, correspondence, and related materials of Peterborough organizations and churches, including the Peterborough Humane Society, Grace United Church, St. James United Church Men's Club, the Kala-Chi-Hi-Y Club of the Peterborough Y.M.C.A., Trinity United Church, Trinity Young Peoples' Club, and Grace United Church Boat People Committee. Also included are minutes, notes, and correspondence of The House of Four Seasons, a men's retreat centre organized by the Peterborough Presbytery Men's Council.
Inclusive Dates: 1947-1981
Extent: 24 cm of textual records; 7 photographs
Restrictions: N


TITLE: Judge Joseph Wearing fonds

Accession Number: 72-004
Description: The fonds consists of rough notes, manuscripts and texts of a number of addresses given by Judge Joseph Wearing on a wide range of subjects dealing with Canadian, imperial, international affairs and the law in society.
Inclusive Dates: 1907-1945
Extent: 92 cm
Restrictions: N