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Ella N. Martin fonds
CA ON00259 SC82 · Fonds · 1933-1988

Fonds illustrates Ella N. Martin’s work as a senior lecturer at the Royal Ontario Museum and her interest in improving museum education. The fonds is arranged into twelve series, which span her entire career from the late 1930s to the mid 1970s. The fonds includes correspondence, publications, photographs, personal papers and journals, lecture notes, drafts of a book, student reports, course instructions, teacher evaluation forms, interpretative text, film and radio scripts, worksheets for children and other materials. The fonds also contains an accession record.

Martin, Ella N.
Fanny Gross fonds
CA ON00329 F31 · Fonds · 1883-1906

The fonds consists mostly of letters written by Fanny Gross to her youngest daughter, Edith. There are also letters written by friends and family to Edith and some letters written by Edith. The letters show that Edith travelled frequently from the Gross family home at 200 Colborne Street West in Whitby to visit relatives and friends in other communities. Subjects of discussion include parties, family, travel, and daily life. Fonds also consists of a copy of The Greatest Thing in The World, An Address by Henry Drummond.

Fanny Gross
Alexander McPherson fonds
CA ON00329 F27 · Fonds · 1825-1843

The fonds consists of 12 letters written by Alexander McPherson to members of his family, including his mother and his brother-in-law. The majority of the letters were written while he held the position of Manager at Plantation Nos. 17 & 18 in Berbice, British Guiana and the remainder represent the period following when he settled at Whitby.

Alexander McPherson
Fonds Françoise Roy
CA ON00431 F1-FF · Fonds · 1976-1984

The drawings were made during family counselling sessions held by Françoise Roy in late 1970s, early 1980s. She also taught special education at CEGEP La Pocatière in Quebec. She gifted them to Léo Beaulieu in 2003. Léo was one of her college students around the time these drawings were made.

Awards series
CA ON00279 F01-S130 · Series · 1999-2012

This series contains the correspondence, programs from the award ceremonies, photographs and certificates reflecting the various awards presented to the Congregation.

Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada (London, Ont.)
CA ON00329 F 37 · Fonds · 1977-1980

Fonds consists of three series: administrative records, publications, and correspondence. Correspondence contains the incoming and outgoing letters of Alan Dewar, secretary of the Camp X Military Museums Board of Directors. Letters discuss the purpose of the organization, fundraising, and future plans. The majority of letters focus on inviting important people to a dinner held in January 1978 to introduce the plans for the Museum to potential donors and members of the government. Administrative records consist of meeting agendas, minutes, by-laws, and letters of incorporation. Publications includes two published newsletters of the Camp X Military Museums Society.

Camp X Military Museums
Mildred Pascoe fonds
CA ON00329 F 33 · Fonds · ca. 1865-1985

The fonds consists of photographs, correspondence, and records pertaining to and maintained by the Smith, and later Pascoe, families. Photographs depict the Smith family during their construction of and residence at Bayside farm. Later photographs depict the town of Whitby, notable landmarks, and prominent events throughout the life of Mildred Pascoe (1927-1985), a great-granddaughter of the Smith patriarch who maintained and organized the Smith family’s records. Correspondence consists of letters between family members. Records represent the Smith family’s business affairs, religious affiliations, educational achievements, and other personal belongings. Fonds consists of 4 series: Photographs, Correspondence, Receipts, and Miscellaneous records.

Mildred Pascoe
Sydenham Glass Company fonds
CA ON00354 F 0189 · Fonds · 1894-1913

This fonds contains administrative records of the Sydenham Glass Company, of Wallaceburg, Ontario, 1894-1913. Included are Directors’ meeting minutes, by-laws, a few share certificates, and a small amount of correspondence.

Sydenham Glass Company
Arthur Flowers fonds
CA ON00354 F 0182 · Fonds · ca. late 19th c. - 1960; predominantly 1914-1918

This fonds documents aspects of the personal and professional life -- and particularly the First World War experiences -- of Captain Arthur Flowers, a British military careerist and mid-20th c. immigrant to Essex County. Series I contains records and images relating to his personal life and political views; Series II contains records relating to his military career, including correspondence and health records from the First World War; Series III contains official First World War correspondence and publications circulated by the British military to boost morale. Series IV contains records relating to Flowers' wife Annie, including correspondence, a 1914 travel diary, and souvenirs of the British Royal Family.

Flowers, Arthur
Raymond Knister fonds
CA ON00354 F 0181 · Fonds · ca. 1920s-1930s; 1931

This fonds contains original typescripts of 1 letter and 5 poems (2 of which are poem cycles) authored by Raymond Knister. The 2 poem cycles, "Seven Poems," and "A Row of Stalls" were published during his lifetime, in 1922 and 1925 respectively. The rest were published posthumously with "March Wind" in 1983, and "To One Lost" and "Still Young," under the title "Until, Sill Young," in 2003. The poems are largely about relationships and emotions, with "A Row of Stalls" covering rural life which Knister is known for. The letter was written in 1931 to a regular correspondent known only as E.F. and covers topics including writing, specifically commenting on the Canadian writing scene, his father's death, and his family life.

Knister, Raymond
Alan Sears fonds
CA ON00354 F 0174 · Fonds · 1945; 1977-2002

This fonds contains records related to Alan Sears’ personal thought and activism in socialist and 2SLGBTQIA+ circles during his early career, publications on those topics, and historical materials related to socialist politics in Windsor/Essex County.

Series I (Personal Files, 1982-1996) contains Sears’ personal notes, formal presentations, and article drafts, as well as agendas, membership lists, signed petitions, posters and flyers, a small amount of correspondence, and some research material in activist areas including socialism, labour, anti-racism and anti-apartheid, anti-war, Gay and Lesbian rights, AIDS, and funding for education. Most of the records relate to Windsor, with some Ottawa and Toronto items.

Series II (Publications, 1971-2002) contains periodicals and individual articles connected with Sears’ activist interests, and a history of Gay and Lesbian liberation written by Sears.

Series III (Scrapbooks & Ephemera, 1945; 1980s) includes two scrapbooks of press clippings from the 1945 Ontario provincial election, focused on the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) party and Essex County, and stickers from a 1980s job action by postal workers.

Series IV (Photographs) contains images of t-shirts owned by Sears, highlighting slogans and images used in various activist causes.

Sears, Alan
E. Andrea Moore collection
CA ON00354 F 0136 · Fonds · 1867-2005; predominantly 1930s-1980s

This collection provides glimpses into community and associational life for people of African descent in Windsor, Ontario between the late 19th and early 21st centuries, with an emphasis on the mid-20th century. It is divided into nine thematic series.
Series I contains records of the British Methodist Episcopal (BME) Church, 1873-1999, both Windsor-specific and national. Included are doctrinal books, church registers and membership rolls, land indentures, annual reports, church histories, orders of service, ephemera, press clippings, correspondence, conference programmes, and photographs of historic BME chapels in Windsor, Woodstock, and Chatham, some of which have since been demolished.

Series II consists of administrative and financial records and ephemera from the annual Emancipation Celebration held in Windsor, 1837-1983, including papers of the British-American Association of Coloured Brothers of Ontario, souvenir programmes, and photographs of Emancipation parades ca. late 1950s/early 1960s.

Series III contains minutes, financial records, correspondence and two newspaper clippings from a committee to organize a concert in Jackson Park in affiliation with a conference of the National Association of Negro Musicians, 1955-1956.

Series IV contains minutes, correspondence, and a guest book from the International Women’s Committee (of Black women in Windsor in Detroit) relating to speakers and events in conjunction with Emancipation events, 1954-1956.

Series V holds the constitution, minutes, financial records, history, correspondence, and event-related ephemera (1940-1960) of the Armstead Club, a sporting and social club that also provided youth scholarships. Of special interest is a letter from the first scholarship recipient reflecting on being one of only a few Black students at Queen’s University in the late 1940s.

Series VI consists of minutes, ephemera, and correspondence of the War Mothers Protective League, 1943-1945, which provided morale-boosting cards and gifts to local armed forces personnel serving abroad during the Second World War. One file contains letters of thanks from the servicemen themselves.

Series VII contains minutes, history, and correspondence of the Central Citizens’ Association, 1929-1958, an organization that advocated for the rights and opportunities of Black citizens in Windsor and organized collective action including social clubs, mentoring, boycotts, and political activism.

Series VIII consists of a small number of administrative records – constitution, financial records, names of members (1867-1881) – from the Lydian Association of Windsor, a working women’s mutual aid group that provided financial and nursing support to sick or injured members.

Series IX contains personal records from the Christian/Shreve/Moore family, consisting of A.S. Shreve’s course notes from his flight engineer training in 1944. (Note: further accruals to Series IX are expected.)

Moore, E. Andrea
CA ON00354 F 0099 · Fonds · ca. 1870-2009; predominantly 20th c.

This fonds contains records charting the institutional life and physical premises of St. Mary’s Anglican Church in the Town of Walkerville / Walkerville neighbourhood of Windsor. Series I – Paper Files is not formally arranged into sub-series, but significant record-creating groups or genres of material are grouped together in the file order. These include: church wardens, board of management/vestry, financial records, various church committees, women’s groups, men’s groups, youth groups, orders of service (bulletins), special events, church visitors and staff, as well as the building, its contents, its churchyard and cemetery (including sketches and architectural plans). Of note are a small number of records relating to the church’s relationship to the family of Walkerville founder Hiram Walker, and rich records of social and service groups for men, women, children, and youth. Series II – Photographs was originally arranged separately from the paper files. Its previous arrangement and description has been retained here; the images capture elements of the congregational activities and physical premises documented in the paper files.

The fonds does not contain parish records of births, deaths, marriages, or baptisms.

St. Mary's Anglican Church (Walkerville)
Reno Bertoia fonds
CA ON00354 F 0094 · Fonds · 1935-2004; predominantly 1950s-1990s

This fonds contains Reno Bertoia’s personal collection of photographs, news clippings, publications, correspondence, scrapbooks, collectibles, and artifacts, concerning his professional baseball career and subsequent honours. Also included are small numbers of personal and family photographs, several items of general Detroit Tigers memorabilia, and a file of biographical information.

Bertoia, Reno
CA ON00354 F 0030 · Fonds · 1968-1994; predominantly 1985-1990

This fonds contains materials created or collected by CARAL Windsor and affiliated organizations between 1968 and 1994. It has been divided into sex series reflecting the group's pro-choice activism during a tumultuous period of uncertainty around abortion legality and access in Canada. Series I to V contain records of day-to-day operations, advocacy, and resource sharing by CARAL itself, as follows: Series I - Administrative Materials; Series II - Correspondence; Series III - Publicity and Awareness; Series IV - National Office Materials; Series V - Resources. Series VI - Windsor Women's Incentive Centre (WIC) contains a small number of records related to the WIC's broader support for women's issues in Windsor-Essex in the same time period.

Canadian Abortion Rights Action League
Bert Weeks fonds
CA ON00354 F 0015 · Fonds · ca. 1975-1982

This fonds consists of 62 files produced during Bert Weeks' three terms as mayor of Windsor, 1975-1982. Organized alphabetically, the records consist primarily of subject files covering a diverse array of current events and issues of interest to Weeks, including: crisis services, the automotive sector, unemployment, smoking by-laws, recycling, youth, 3-year terms for Ontario municipal councils, Canadian unity, a 1980 election, the Edmonton commitment, decision-making in local government (the Hickey Report), the Pelee Island lighthouse, the Great Lakes seaway, a hotel opportunity, heritage highways, sporting events (Canada Games, Highland Games, international marathon), a 1979 Olympiad, the 1980 Republican National Convention in Detroit, Vietnamese refugees, Lebanese and Cambodian relief, UNICEF, 1978's project Operation Dismantle, and the Church of Scientology. There are also files of personal correspondence, telegrams, speeches, memos, press releases, transcripts of CKWW radio broadcasts, and news clippings. One file contains six photographs.

Weeks, Albert H.
Ted Day fonds
CA ON00354 F 0013 · Fonds · 1800s; 1970s

This fonds contains documents and images related to nineteenth- and early twentieth-century European settlement in Essex and Kent counties. These include an Irish immigrant’s personal journal of settling in Essex County with his two sisters (1850). The journal primarily details Jasper Golden’s travels (Atlantic crossing, St. Lawrence River, Quebec, Kingston, Niagara, Buffalo, Detroit, Windsor) but also includes later details about time spent in Malden, Anderdon, and the now-lost port of Albertville (near Kingsville). There are also official records of infrastructure and property in Howard Township (1909), and organizational and research material related to an effort to preserve the Walker family’s rare fieldstone-clad Kent County farmhouse as a historic site. (David and Ann Walker were Scottish immigrants who settled in Harwich Township, Kent County in 1845, with their original grant of farmland remaining in the family until 1972.) The fonds also includes approximately 448 slides depicting pre-1900 homes, buildings, furnishings, objects, weapons, and equipment in Kent and Essex counties, from a Canada Council-funded project to document these artifacts. There is also a short history of Buxton, Ontario, and slides of a memorial to Shawnee chief Tecumseh.

Day, Ted
CA ON00354 F 0011 · Fonds · 1945-present

This fonds contains records created or collected by the Windsor, Ontario club of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) between 1945 and 1997. Collectively, the records provide insight into club members’ social and political activities, as well as their engagement with provincial and national CFUW bodies, and select member organizations of the International Federation of University Women (IFUW). The records have been arranged into four series: Series I: CFUW – Windsor Club (1945-1997); Series II: CFUW – Ontario (1950-1994); Series III: CFUW – National (1943-1995); Series IV: International Federation of University Women (1918-1994).

Series I is the most extensive, containing 13 subseries for administrative and financial records, meeting minutes and annual reports, conferences, social gatherings, fundraising initiatives, correspondence, publications, news clippings, scrapbooks and photographs, and advocacy work (mainly around the status of women, education, and/or local heritage). Of particular interest are the club’s 1968 submission to the Royal Commission on the Status of Women, and records of its role in challenging gender-based discrimination within the Windsor Board of Education during the 1970s-1980s.

Series II – IV contain some general information about the provincial, national, and international levels of the CFUW/IFUW, but primarily reflect the specific participation of Windsor members in those organizations, often in the form of social gatherings, conferences, or issues related to the status of women. The CFUW’s practice of passing resolutions related to issues of contemporary concern provides useful insights into members’ collective social and political views.

Canadian Federation of University Women, Windsor
CA ON00318 B 40 · Fonds · 1953-1997

The Canadian Auto Worker Local # 1075 Fonds are composed of eleven series which contain: Minute books, member records, safety files, legal files, agreements, correspondence and financial records that document the activities of both the local # 1075 division of the Canadian Auto Workers Association operating at Can-Car in Thunder Bay and its members. Series B 40/1/1-10: Minute Books, 122cm, 1953-1997, (original) Contains minute books that record the agenda's, financial information, attendance and activities of the various committee's operating within CAW local 1075. These books are arranged alphabetically by committee name. 1) Bargaining Committee, 1956-1966, two books, 3cm 2) Community Service Committee, 1970, one book, 2cm 3) Executive Committee, 1953-1986, two books (attendance logs), 1cm 4) Membership/Executive Committee, 1953-1997. These books contain records from various committee's as week as attendance logs, 67cm 5) Miscellaneous Minutes, 1980-1982, these minutes are photocopies of meeting minutes that relate to very specific issues such as grievances and safety issues, 7cm 6) Political Action Committee, 1979, one book, 2cm 7) Recreation Committee, 1955-1977, one book , 2cm 8) Retired Workers Committee, 1957-1988, two books, 3cm 9) Safety Committee, 1970-1984, one file, 3cm 10) Stewards Committee, 1962-1989, three books of minutes and one attendance log, 8cm Series B 40/2/1-3: Human Resources Files, 230cm,1950-1995, (original) 1) Employee Records, 1950-1997. These files contain employee grievances, notices of discipline, dismissal notices and correspondence of each member. These files are are arranged alphabetically.125 cm 2) Grievances, 1953-1989, Contains files of employee grievances organized chronologically. Each employee grievance file records the date, employee name and nature of the grievance, 33cm 3) Operating Files, 1958-1991, These files were used by the Local 1075 in their day to day staffing at Can-Car. Contained within this series are files on employee, status, classifications, job vacancies, dismissals, senorita, hiring, promotions, transfers and retirements. 65cm Series B 40/3/1-51: Safety files, 68cm, 1970-1993, (original) This series contains safety files that are arranged alphabetically. 1) "Accident Reports", 1979-1993, These records document all of the injuries that were sustained by CAW Local 1075 members, 25cm 2) "Air quality reports", 1988-1989, Contains reports conducted by the Ontario Ministry of Labour that analyse the air quality in the Can-Car plant, 1cm 3) "Asbestos", 1981-1983, Contains risk assessments and medical information on the effects of asbestos. Also contained within are records of asbestos use within Can-Car., 11pgs 4) "Blood Test Results", 1989, Contains blood test results for Local 1075 members who work in the fibreglass department of Can-Car, 1cm 5) "Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety", 1981, Contains one copy of the Ontario Occupational Health Monitor newsletter. This newsletter has articles on safety related issues, 3pgs 6) "Company Accident Reports", 1987, These files document any injury to a Can-Car employee. Each report contains information on the date, location and nature of the injury, 6cm 7) "Company Policy", 1988-1989, Contains information on company policy regarding electrical work and the use of an air compressor, 5pgs 8) "Compensation Board - information and cases", 1967-1980, Contains information on the workers compensation board as well as rulings on several cases, 1cm 9) "Complaints 1985", 1985, Contains written complaints about unsafe working conditions, 10pgs 10) "Correspondence - IN", 1974-1983, Contains correspondence and newspaper clippings regarding safety at Can-Car. Most of the correspondences were sent by either Can-Car or WSIB to the CAW Safety Committee, 1cm 11) "Correspondence - out", 1974-1985, Contains correspondence sent out by the local 1075 Safety Committee, 1cm 12) "Data Sheets - 1985", 1982-1985, Contains research on the health hazards of materials that are used within Can-Car, 14pgs 13) "Department of Labour orders", 1988, Contains inspections, orders and recommendations conducted by the Ministry of Labour regarding safety at Can-Car, 9pgs 14) "Department of Labour Orders", 1989, IBID, 1cm 15) "Doctor's letters", 1977-1979, Contains photocopied doctors letters that document the injuries sustained by CAW Local 1075 members. Also included within this file is one letter from St. Josephs Hospital condemning the many forged letters that it has been receiving, 8pgs 16) "Employers Accident Report - 1985", 1985, Contains Can-Car copies of accident reports that record the date, location and severity of accidents that occur to Can-Car employee's, 2cm 17) "Employers Accident Reports - 1986", 1986, IBID., 4cm 18) "Ergonomic Study", 1989-1991, Contains two copies of studies that were conducted by the Ministry of Labour on the working conditions of the office workers of Can-Car, 14pgs 19) "Fact Sheet on Safety", 1970-1981, Contains publication on safety procedure by Can-Car, the Ministry of Labour and the Canadian Standards Association. These are articles that have been deemed relevant by the CAW safety committee, 2cm 20) "First Aid Reports", 1982-1986, Contains Health Centre Reports that record the total time lost to injury per month and generally analyses injury related data at Can-Car, 1cm 21) "Hazardous Substance Data Sheets", 1981, Contains information and reports by the Department of Health on the use and effects of isocyanate at Can-Car, 1cm 22) "Health and Safety - Guide Lines", 1990, Contains safety procedures for removing the waste water pump and electrical safety procedures for maintaining machinery, 11pgs 23) "Health and Safety Memo", 1990-1991, Contains two memorandums issued by the Joint Health and Safety Committee regarding the disposal of industrial waste and the use of noxious materials, 3pgs 24) "Incident Report", 1991, Contains one incident report filed by the CAW Local 1075 regarding what they claim is the unsafe practice in wiring a fan. Also contained within is one black incident report, 2pgs 26) "Joint Health and Safety Meeting Minutes", 1987, Contains minutes from the Joint Health and Safety Committee. This committee was established between the CAW safety committee and CAN-CAR, 1cm 27) "Joint Safety Meeting", 1986-1991, Contains minutes and agendas from the joint Safety Committee. At these meetings safety reforms were discussed between the local 1075 and CAN-CAR, 1cm 28) "Lead - Designated" 1982, Contains a proposal for reforms in the handling of lead within CAN-CAR, 5pgs 29) "Letters from CAW", 1989-1991, Contains correspondence between the CAW and the Local 1075 regarding safety policy, 22pgs 30) "Material Safety Data - 1985 - Department of Labour Test", 1983- 1986, Contains meeting minutes from the Joint Health and Safety Committee and inspection reports from the Ministry of Labour, 1cm 31) "Memo from Company", 1987-1990, Contains safety related memorandums from CAN-CAR to the Local 1075, 10pgs 32) "Mercury", 1982, Contains assessments and procedures for the handling of mercury within CAN-CAR, 8pgs 33) "Modified work program", 1982-1986, Contains revised proposals to the collective agreement regarding safety, 6pgs 34) "Monthly report of injury", 1988-1991, Contains Health Centre reports that analyse the total number of injuries that have taken place at CAN-CAR, 2cm 35) "Ministry of Labour - 1985", 1980-1985, Contains inspection reports of CAN-CAR conducted by the Ministry of Labour. These reports make recommendations and give orders as to safety operating standards, 1cm 36) "Ministry order -1991", 1991, Contains orders and recommendations from the Ministry of Labour to CAN-CAR regarding plant safety, 18pgs 37) "Notes", 1982-1986, Contains studies, reports, meeting minutes, memorandums and accident records regarding injuries at CAN-CAR, 2cm 38) "Painters Tests", 1989-1991, Contains memorandums, doctors reports, blood test results and claims made by painters who have suffered illness as a result of exposure to paint at CAN-CAR,1cm 39) "Plant inspection notices - safety committee", 1981-1982, Contains safety inspections conducted by employee's of CAN-CAR in which they record any safety hazards that they observe, 1cm 40) "Plant safety audit", 1988-1991, Contains safety checklists that are provided by the industrial accident prevention association. Also contained within are handwritten observations of hazards,1cm 41) "Rivetting inquiries", 1991, Contains memorandums and studies regarding the potential health hazards of vibrations that can occur while rivetting, 26pgs 42) "Safety equipment", 1985, contains manuals and advertisements for safety equipment such as respirators, 18pgs 43) "Safety meetings", 1985-1990, Contains agendas and minutes from meetings between the Joint Health and Safety Committee and union management, 1cm 44) "Safety Reports - Blank", 1985, Contains procedures and health reports regrading safety at CAN-CAR, 6pgs 45) "Summary Sheets - Nurses Reports", 1977-1979, Contains monthly statistics on the number of injuries, where they took place and type of injury. Also included within is a procedure sheet for contacting Thunder Bay ambulance, 1cm 46) "Supervisors Accident Report", 1982-1983, Contains accident reports filed by employees at CAN-CAR. Some reports also have medical correspondences attached to them, 1cm 47) "Tectyl Report", 1980, Contains one correspondence from S. Ridley requesting a study be done on the airflow system in the sandblasting area of CAN-CAR, 1pg 48) "Union Management - Safety Meetings", 1982-1983, Contains meeting agendas and minutes from the union management safety meeting, 1cm 49) "Unsafe acts or conditions", 1986, Contains one safety department report made by an employee of CAN-CAR alleging unsafe working conditions, 1pg 50) "WCB - Form # 7", 1983, Contains several accident reports forms intended for use by the Workmen’s Compensation Board, 1cm 51) "Work Refusal", 1989, Contains reports of employees refusing to perform a task because they felt that it endangered them. In most cases the issue was referred for further study, 5pgs Series B 40/4/1-12: Occupational health files, 41cm, 1962-1986, (original) Contains information, reports, newsletters and general safety information to be used by the CAW local 1075. These files are arranged alphabetically. 1) "AA Program", 1979, Contains information about meetings, programs and policies regarding alcoholism, 1cm 2) "Basic Occupation Health for Labour Leadership", 1977, Contains information packets on occupational health issues such as noise, carcinogens, attitudes and radiation to be used by labour management,1cm 3) "Bill 70", 1978, Contains information on Bill 70 which was a piece of provincial legislation that regulates occupational health, 1cm 4) "Great West", 1969, Contains a benefit package from Great West Life insurance company. Also contains two invoices paid out to an injured employee, 1cm 5) "Green Shield", 1962, Contains correspondence between Green Shield Health Care and the CAW Executive Committee regarding supplemental health coverage, 18pgs 6) "Health Alert", 1976-1979, Contains several copies of Health Alert which is a newsletter published by the Labour Council of Metropolitan Toronto, 13pgs 7) "Medical Action File", 1980, Contains medical records for Mario Ceresino; a CAN-CAR employee for 37 years who died in St.Joseph’s hospital. Also contained within is a legal correspondence signed by Mrs. Ceresino authorising the CAW access to his files, 14pgs 8) "OFL - At the source", 1980, Contains six copies of At the Source, a newsletter published by the Occupational Health and Safety Centre, 14pgs 9) "Ontario Hospital Services Commission - General Literature and Pamphlets", 1964-1966, Contains FAQ's from the OHSC, 1cm 10) "Safety Course", 1980 c., Contains safety course curriculum including a quiz used for training within the CAW, 1cm 11) "Safety News", 1972-1973, Contains bulletins indicating the winner of a monthly contest at CAN-CAR for safety slogans, 6pgs 12) "UAW material on Safety", 1976-1983, Contains Health information provided to the CAW local 1075 from the occupational health and safety commission, 1cm 13) "Untitled binder", 1986, One yellow binder containing presentation information for the Joint Health and Safety Committee. This particular presentation is in regards to pain fumes, 5cm 14) "Untitled binder", 1986, One black binder containing presentation information in regards to general injuries., 5cm 15) "Untitled binder", 1985, One black binder containing information on welding safety. The safety material was assembled by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health, 7cm Series B 40/5/1-3: Legal files, 130cm, 1958-1983, (original) 1) Arbitration Files, 1964-1980, Contains extensive records of employee/CAW grievances that went before an arbitrator. Within each file is a summary of the arbitrators findings and subsequent implications for CAN-CAR, Local 1075 and the employee. These files are organized alphabetically by grievance subject. Also contained within these files is information on the arbitration process itself, 110cm 2) Compensation Claims Files, 1980-1983, These files are organized by the name of claimant and contain records relating to his injury and the resulting compensation. Also contained within are several files on the Delta Dental claim, 12cm 3) Court Rulings, 1958- 1980, These files contain court injunctions and rulings on issues such as strike rights. There are several cases that were heard before the Supreme Court of Ontario, 8cm Series B 40/6/1-3: Collective Agreements, 45cm, 1951-1984, (original) 1) Collective agreements, 1951-1984, These agreements formalize the working relations between CAW Local 1075 and CAN-CAR, 13cm 2) Collective agreement amendments, 1980, Two black binders which contain amendments to the 1980 collective bargaining agreements. Most amendments are typed with hand written notes, 8cm 3) Negotiations, 1982-1984, Contains two binders and two note books that document the negotiations of the 1982/1984 collective bargaining agreements. Generally these files go through each section of the proposed agreement and record which articles are accepted by CAW, 17cm Series B 40/7/1-3: Operating files and records, 122cm, 1964-1990, (original) This series contains meeting agendas, minutes and reports from various divisions of the CAW Local 1075. These files would have been used for referral while in use and are grouped into three categories and are arranged alphabetically by file name as was originally the case. 1) 1964-1980, operating files, 18cm 2) 1981-1986, IBID, 50cm 3) 1986-1993, IBID, 34cm Series B 40/8/1: Union correspondence, 20cm, 1970-1990, (original) 1) 1970-1990, Union correspondence, These files are labelled by correspondent and are arranged alphabetically. They include communications between CAW local 1075 and UAW, CAN-CAR, WSIB as well as various non-governmental organizations, 20cm Series B 40/9/1-8: Pension records, 30cm, 1954-1981, (original) 1) 1954-1979, "Pension Plan", This file contains eight pension agreements between CAN-CAR and the CAW local 1075. Also contained within are several reports commissioned by the CAW to study the benefits of the agreement, 4cm 2) 1962-1981, "Pension file", This file contains correspondence, forms, minutes, reports and statements regarding the CAN-CAR pension plan, 2cm 3) 1971, "Retirement income plan", One black ledger containing pension financial records that include employee names, SIN numbers, date of birth, service date and pay deductions, 1cm 4) 1972-1981, "Retiree's", One black containing payroll deductions and retirement plans. Each retirement plan is catalogued by employee and gives their retirement date along with their pension entitlements, 7cm 5) 1975, "Pension plan calculation", One file containing a retirement plan for William Bold, 4pgs 6) 1975-1981, "Pension Plan", One black binder containing retirement plan and payroll deductions, 8cm 7) 1980-1984, "Pension Committee", One file containing reports, correspondence, minutes and retirement plans, 1cm 8) 1982-1983, "Pension Meeting Minutes", One black binder containing retirement plans, payroll deductions and minutes, 3cm Series B 40/10/1-8: Newsletters, 20cm, 1973-1986, (original) This series contains
various newsletters that were received or published by the CAW local 1075. They are grouped by publications and arranged chronologically within each group. 1) "Arbitration services", 1982-1983, Two newsletters published by the United Auto Workers that contain information on union positions, employee rights, and benefits regarding arbitration, 8pgs 2) "Chit Chat", 1973, One newsletter published by Hawker Siddley Canada Ltd. (CAN-CAR) that contains information on issues related to CAN-CAR, 5pgs 3) "Contact", 1983-1990, Several newsletters published by CAW that update members as to the position of the union, 4cm 4) "Labour", 1986-1987, Three newsletters published by the Canadian Labour Congress news magazine which contain information on labour issues within Canada, 1cm 5) "LAW News", 1986, Three newsletters published by the Local Auto Workers (LAW). Contained within is information on the activities of local auto workers unions, 15pgs 6) "Local Review", 1986, Five newsletters published by the UAW which contain editorials on political issues that effect the CAW, 24pgs 7) "Solidarity", 1986, One newsletter published by the UAW which contains editorials, news and announcements on the Canadian union movement, 12pgs 8) "The Oshaworker", 186, One newsletter published by the UAW local 23. Contained within are announcements, editorials and news in regards to the activities of the Local 22., 6pgs Series B 40/11/1-11: Miscellaneous files, 20cm, 1947-1998, (original and photocopy) 1) Christmas Social, 1985-1988, Four working files that contain receipts, lists of sponsors, menus, notices and activity lists for the CAW local 1075 Christmas social. These files are arranged chronologically, 5cm 2) Clippings, 1947-1983,Newspaper clippings and photocopies of articles relating to either CAN-CAR or the local 1075. Also contained within are two complete copies of the Daily Times Journal, 4cm 3) Election documents, 1987-1988, Contains correspondence, election procedure and results from the 1987 local 1075 executive election, 15pgs 4) Blank Forms, 1980 c., Ten blank forms to be filled out by CAN-CAR employees and submitted to the union for things such as: lost wages, parking spots and medical claims, 10pgs 5) Memorial Armbands, 1989, One CAW memorandum regarding the National Day of Mourning armband program. Also contained within this file are several armbands that have the CAW logo on them. These armbands were to be worn by CAW members to commemorate the deaths of fellow members while on the job, 1pg 6) National Hockey Tournament Rules, 1980 c., One copy of rules set out by the Southwester Ontario Recreational Council and republished by the CAW for use in its hockey league, 1pg 7) Notices, 1960-1990, Two original notices designed by the CAW local 1075 and intended for photocopy and distribution amongst its members. One notice is in regards to a membership meeting at Elks Hall and the other is regarding the availability of CAW jackets, 12pgs 8) Petition, 1960-1990 c., One copy of a petition signed by 282 CANCAR employees for the purpose of changing the shift hours to: 7:00AM3:00PM from the original summer hours, 12pgs 9) Schedule, 1985, One schedule for a "WCB course" to take place in London Ontario. Also on this form is a map to the WCB regional office, 1pg 10) Thunder Bay Commerce Address, 1983, One copy of an address given by Kirk W. Foley - President of Urban Transportation and Development for Toronto, to the Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce regarding the acquisition of CAN-CAR by Rail Trans Industries of Canada in 1984,14pgs 11) Ukranian Canadian Committee, 1960 c., One copy of How to organize your time, published by the UCC. This document makes suggestions such as, "Let the postman and telephone do your errands" in order to make workers more productive, 4pgs

Canadian Auto Worker Local #1075
CA ON00353 AFC 48 · Fonds · 1770-1959, 1994

This fonds has records for John and Amelia Harris Family, including various relations, friends and colleagues .

John and Amelia Harris Family