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Hans Sinn fonds
CA ON00176 58-1995 & 24-2001 · Fonds · 1963-1983

Ther have been two accruals. The first accrual consists of the administrative files of Hans Sinn and relates to his involvement in three separate projects devoted to nonviolent international peace initiatives. There is an unexplained gap of eight years, 1968 to 1976, in which there are no available records. The fonds is arranged into three series: Series I: Sanity: Peace Oriented News and Comment; Series II: Training Institute for Nonviolence, Grindstone Island; Series III: Grindstone Co-operative. The first series dates from 1965-1967 and includes correspondence, mailing lists and information sheets directly related to the activities of the newspaper, Sanity: Peace Oriented News and Comment. There are several published materials, including copies of Sanity, various international peace related publications and newspaper clippings specifically devoted to the topic of resistance to the United States draft for the Vietnam War. The second series includes reports, notes, training evaluations and correspondence produced in conjunction with the operation of the Training Institute for Nonviolence on Grindstone Island, from 1963-1968; included are photographs, news clippings and circulars. This series also contains the business correspondence of Murray Thomson, a Quaker, who was Peace Education Secretary for Canadian Friends Service Committee. The original filing system of the Training Institute for Nonviolence has been retained in this series. The third series includes the administrative records, financial statements and board meeting reports of the Grindstone Co-operative, dating from 1976 to 1983. As well, there is a proposal for a 1977-78 expansion project, complete with architectural drawings, some correspondence, and a copy of the published work, Making Waves: The Grindstone Story. The second accrual consists of published materials.

Sinn, Hans
Crombie family
CA ON00176 45-2004 · Fonds · 1760-2002

The fonds has been arranged into the following series: Series 1, Cradock family; Series 2, Atkins family; Series 3, Wood family; Series 4, Crombie family. Because of the physical nature of the material, some textual and graphic materials relating to series 1-3 can be found in the final three boxes of series 4. All series contain correspondence: series 1 also contains poems, diaries, legal and genealogical material; series 2 also contains essays, stories, poems, legal documents and diaries; series 3 contains correspondence only; series 4 also contains plays, poems, stories, family newsletters, farm diaries, artwork and photographs. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Series 1 - Cradock family Series 2 - Atkins family Series 3 - Wood family Series 4 - Crombie family

Crombie (family)
CA ON00176 42-2000 · Fonds · 1969-2000

The fonds is arranged in 5 series consisting of: minutes, annual reports and vital documents, published or publicly distributed material, records pertaining to FEAC/EAC branches, records pertaining to national committees and chairs, and Toronto audio cassettes and other machine-readable records. Fonds is comprised of the following series: minutes, annual reports and vital documents published or publicly distributed material records pertaining to FEAC/EAC branches records pertaining to national committees and chairs Toronto audio cassettes and other machine-readable records

Editors’ Association of Canada
Alfred Goldsworthy Bailey
CA ON00176 34-2002 · Fonds · [1927]

The collection consists of the typescript of Bailey’s first book of poetry, Songs of the Saguenay and Other Poems, and three other poems (“Autumn Night”, “Belle Isle”, and “Tadoussac without You”). With the exception of one leaf, all leaves are signed by Bailey. The typescripts are on the rectos of each leaf.

Bailey, Alfred G. (Alfred Goldsworthy)
Robinson, Alfred Langsford
CA ON00176 33-2002 · Fonds · 1916-1918

The album contains 191 photographs. Subjects of the photographs include training at the riding school in Ottawa, the troops en route on the Adriatic, and photographs of time spent at Shorncliffe and Crowborough. Some photographs were taken at the Perkins Bull Hospital for Convalescent Canadian Officers and the Shrewsbury Aerodrome AAP. There are also photographs of Ireland, particularly Cork-Killarney.

Robinson, Alfred Langsford
Trotter family fonds
CA ON00176 29-2004, 07-2005 · Fonds · 1874-1988

Fonds consists of records of various members of the Trotter family. There have been two accruals. The first (29-2004) consists of two series: correspondence and documents and Reginald Trotter. The second (07-2005) consists of three series: Reginald Trotter’s diaries; Marjorie and Frances Trotter’s diary and printed material. Researchers may also wish to consult the Bernard Trotter fonds; “Trotter family: biographical notes” and “The Trotter Boys in California 1907-1909” located in the master file. Fonds is comprised of the following series: correspondence and documents Reginald Trotter Reginald Trotter’s diaries Marjorie and Frances Trotter’s diary printed material

Trotter (family)
Robert J. Longini fonds
CA ON00176 29-2003 · Fonds · 1915-1962, predominant 1941-1954

The fonds consists mostly of photographs from World War II, with subjects including Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill at the Casablanca Conference; the Allied bombing of the Benedictine monastery at Monte Cassino; troop trucks, mule trains, soldiers and civilians. There are also photographs of the U.S. capitol in 1954, photographs of the Sioux people, and personal photographs of family and friends. The textual records include correspondence, commendations, discharge papers, and certificates relating to Longini’s military career, as well as news clippings.

Longini, Robert J., 1915-1962
Allan Burgess Dove fonds
CA ON00176 29-2002 · Fonds · 1943-1945

The fonds, which relates to Dove’s activities during World War II as Lieutenant Colonel of the Royal Engineers, consists of mine detection reports, technical drawings, photographs, inventory of machinery, and correspondence concerning war risks insurance.

Dove, Allan B., 1913-1989
R.H.F. Manske fonds
CA ON00176 2004-12 · Fonds · 1924-1981

The fonds consists of his publications filed chronologically from 1926-1981. It also contains his research notebooks (numbered 6 to 14, 1935-1966) and his theses for M.Sc. and D.Sc.

Manske, R.H.F., 1901-
John B. Lee fonds
CA ON00176 20-2006 · Fonds · 1957-2006

Fonds consists of nine series. Some of the books received as part of this accrual have been removed from the fonds and catalogued for Research Collections. A list of these books has been prepared. Fonds is comprised of the following series: correspondence manuscripts notebooks secondary poetical activities professional teaching personal records and juvenilia other media scrapbooks publications

Lee, John B., 1951-
Alfred Beverley Brewer fonds
CA ON00176 19-2003 · Fonds · 1932-1940

The fonds consists of photographs, post-card letters, and printed documents, relating to Alfred Beverley Brewer's military career. Batteries included in this fonds are: 79th Field Battery, 27th and 51st Anti-Tank Battery, 90th Battery, also the 6th Field BDE, and Troops A and C.

Brewer, Alfred Beverley
CA ON00176 18-2004 · Fonds · 1870-1878

Practically all of the partnership certificates in this collection pertain to publishing, printing, book selling, and allied trades. The certificates were all registered at the Registry Office in Toronto. Researchers are also directed to Record Group 55 in the Archives of Ontario, which contains a much larger collection of partnership certificates. For further information on legal registrations of partnerships, see Elizabeth Hulse’s A Dictionary of Toronto printers, publishers, booksellers and the allied trades 1798-1900 (Toronto: Anson-Cartwright Editions, 1982), pp. xx-xxi.

Ontario publishing partnerships
CA ON00176 17-2004 · Fonds · 1973-2004, predominant 1990-2004

Fonds consists of material related to Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 5167 from before the merger of Local 5 and Local 167 and after the merger. Fonds is comprised of the following series: committees, issues and topics correspondence books by and information about Ed Thomas appointment diaries, audio cassettes, video cassette

Canadian Union of Public Employees. Local 5167 (Hamilton, Ont.)
Fraser Sutherland
CA ON00176 16-2005 · Fonds · 1967-2004

The fonds contains correspondence; poetry; fiction, essays and plays; other authors’ manuscripts and teaching, workshops, exchanges and memberships. Researchers are asked to consult the Edward Lacey fonds for Sutherland’s biography on Edward Lacey, entitled Lost Passport: The Life and Words of Edward Lacey. Fonds is comprised of the following series: correspondence poetry fiction, essays and plays other authors’ manuscripts and teaching, workshops, exchanges and memberships

Sutherland, Fraser
Charles W. Hall fonds
CA ON00176 16-2004 · Fonds · 1861-1862

Fonds consists of Hall’s manuscript diary, 8 paginated, 4 looseleaf foolscap leaves in length. A typed transcript accompanies the journal. The first entry is dated 11 December 1861: “The following is the diary of our passage from Dublin, to Hamilton. C.W.” The last entry is dated 1 February [1862] upon arrival in Hamilton: “The town is very prettily situated on a Bay called ‘Burlington’, and is about 70 miles from the ‘Falls of Niagara’, and contains about 25,000 inhabitants. Thus ends my diary.”

Hall, Charles W.
John Gilbert Browne fonds
CA ON00176 15-2006 · Fonds · 1914

The fonds consists of detailed first-hand personal records written by Browne at Boulogne as well as classified printed documents heavily annotated, by Browne’s hand, which had been produced in extremely limited numbers.

Browne, John Gilbert, 1878-
Harold Brownlee Stuart fonds
CA ON00176 10-2004 · Fonds · 1915-2003

The fonds contains diaries, personal documents, photographs, reports and monographs. There has been one accrual. Fonds is comprised of the following series: diaries personal documents photographs reports monographs

Stuart, Harold Brownlee, 1889-1946
James Henry Reid fonds
CA ON00176 09-2005 · Fonds · 1916-1925

Fonds consists of an album containing 115 b&w photographs. There are photographs of the following: the H.M.S. Megantic; Reid in a graduation gown; soldiers in uniform, on board ship, in tents, and on horseback; medical and dental staff; views of buildings (King’s College, Cambridge, for example), and hospitals and clinics (London General Hospital and the Etchinghill Hospital, etc). Most of the photographs are unidentified. Approximately 30 photographs were taken between 1920 and 1925; they depict Reid, his family, and friends at Severn River and Wood’s Bay. He worked as a dentist in Toronto as late as 1925.

Reid, James Henry
Thomas Laidlaw fonds
CA ON00176 09-2004 · Fonds · [18–?]

The fonds contains poetry, prose, corrections and remarks. Fonds is comprised of the following series: poetry prose corrections and remarks

Laidlaw, Thomas, 1825-1902
Gisela Commanda fonds
CA ON00176 07-2004 · Fonds · 1937-1993, predominant 1961-1979

The fonds consists of correspondence, autobiography/journal notes, “books” and notes for books, personal material and photographs, graphic materials and realia. Fonds is comprised of the following series: correspondence autobiography/journal notes “books” and notes for books personal material and photographs graphic materials and realia

Commanda, Gisela