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Alice Munro/Walter Martin reference materials collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 85
  • Collection
  • 1968-1994

The collection consists primarily of photocopied material used and annotated by Dr. Walter Martin for his book Alice Munro: Paradox and Parallel published in 1987 by the University of Alberta Press. This includes articles written by Alice Munro,...

Munro, Alice, 1931-

Bertram R. Davis collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 52
  • Collection
  • [176-]-[ca. 1965

Contents: Collection consists of materials created and accumulated by Bertram R. Davis on the history of Bristol and the romantics. Includes correspondence between 164 correspondents, 45 manuscript groups, research notes, photographs, clippings, a...

Davis, Bertram R.

Campaign Speeches : Federal Elections, 1935

  • CA ON00351 GA 22
  • Collection
  • 1935

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings concerning the Federal Elections, Canada, 1935, probably originating in Waterloo County. Although many clippings are from the Mail and Empire, Toronto Star and Daily Star, many are from the Daily Record and documen...

Dorothea Palmer collection

  • CA ON00351 WA 17
  • Collection
  • 1931-1937

Contents : the collection consists of F.W. Wegenast's material relating to the trial of Dorothea Palmer. It contains correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts of court examinations, arguments used in court, research materials, documents, print...

Palmer, Dorothea, 1908-1992

E. Cora Hind collection

  • CA ON00351 WA 5
  • Collection
  • 1926, 1945, [196-], 1973

Consists of biographical information, two audio reels entitled "Between Ourselves", correspondence regarding purchase of same, and one autographed photograph.

Hind, E. Cora (Ella Cora), 1861-1942

Eric Gill collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 239
  • Collection
  • 1914-1967

Contents: collection is comprised of materials created and accumulated by Eric Gill, as well as materials created and accumulated pothumously relating to Gill's life or by various presses in which he was involved. Includes a large collection ...

Gill, Eric, 1882-1940

Eugene Ferrin Clark fonds

  • CA ON00351 GA 27
  • Collection
  • 1894-1921

The fonds consists of autographs collected by Eugene Ferrin Clark, correspondence soliciting autographs, and autographed photographs. Mr. Clark may have worked or taught at Yale as his return address is Mason Laboratory, Sheffield Scientific Schoo...

Clark, Eugene Ferrin

Jim Rutherford and George Harrington Guy collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 222
  • Collection
  • [19--]-2001, predominant 1936-1952

Contents: the Jim and George Guy collection is comprised of materials accumulated by Jim Guy relating to his family home at 110 John Boulevard in the Westmount region of Waterloo. Includes architectural plans and specifications as well as home mov...

Guy, James Rutherford (Jim)

Kitchener Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 68
  • Collection
  • 1938-2001

The Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection is a rich resource of visual documentation for historians, genealogists and members of the public at large.This collection of over 2 million negatives of photographs taken from 1938 up...

Lady Aberdeen Collection

  • CA ON00351 WA 18
  • Collection

The collection consists of correspondence, pamphlets, scrapbooks, clippings, etc. concerning Lady Aberdeen and the National Council of Women of Canada's gift to the Library, the Lady Aberdeen Memorial Library. The original collection was dona...

Aberdeen and Temair, Ishbel Gordon, Marchioness of, 1857-1939

Loring & Wyle collection

  • CA ON00351 WA 12
  • Collection
  • [19--], 1957-1965

Contents: collection consists of material regarding Frances Loring and Florence Wyle, their careers as sculptors, and their artwork. Includes clippings, photographs, and ts. biographical information.

Wyle, Florence, 1881-1968

Ontario History collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 6
  • Collection
  • 1716-1950

The collection consists mainly of items relating to the history of Ontario with some items relating to other parts of Canada and the U.S. covering the period 1716 to 1950. These were items which accumulated in the office of Ontario History and whi...

Photograph collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 53
  • Collection
  • [18--]

A collection of 19th century American photographs. There are 169 items, consisting of 115 carte-de-visites, 40 cabinet portraits, 2 albums, 11 miscellaneous photographs and 1 envelope of miscellaneous business and greeting cards.

Prayer Books

  • CA ON00351 GA 51
  • Collection
  • 1783-1844

Three prayer books, written by hand, each containing many examples of Fraktur art.#1 Prayer book, manuscript, 1783Has a sort of a t.p.: "A small mass book..." (serves partly as a table of contents by describing the kinds of prayers inclu...

Private Press collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 240
  • Collection
  • [19--]-1973

Contents: collection consists of ephemeral materials created and accumulated by various private presses including Dolmen Press, Rampant Lions Press, Poetry Bookshop, Press Porcepic, Soft Press, Stanbrook Abbey Press. Arragned in series as follows:...

Sol Eisen Collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 236
  • Collection
  • 1810-1925

Contents: collection consists of four files donated as part of the Sol Eisen collection of Canadiana. These items include a ms. of Mexican plays, a music manuscript, a receipt for work completed by a slave on chain gang, and materials related to t...

Suffragette Post Cards

  • CA ON00351 WA 26
  • Collection
  • ca. 1910

Thirteen postcards concerning suffragettes and women's rights. Included are photograph postcards of Mrs. Pankhurst, of Christobel Pankhurst with Mrs. Pethick Lawrence at a Hyde Park demonstration June 21, 1908 and of a suffragette in prison. ...

Thomas Lacey Lecture collection

  • CA ON00351 GA 67
  • Collection
  • 1934-1951

The materials in this collection are typescripts of seances held under the supervision of medium, Thomas Lacey, in Waterloo and Kitchener from 1934 to 1951.

Women Writers - Letters

  • CA ON00351 WA 25
  • Collection

Collection of manuscript letters, several written to Edward Marsh and St. John Ervine concerning a tribute to Thomas Hardy on his 81st birthday. 26 items including correspondence by Enid Bagnold, Stella Benson, Mary Cholmondely, Lady Gregory, Shei...