Port Elgin

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44° 26' 13" N 81° 23' 27" W Map of Port Elgin

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James Rowand Burgess and Elizabeth Oliver Burgess fonds

  • CA ON00031 A2012.087
  • Fonds
  • 1911-1918, 1929-1930, 1933-1936, 1950-1954, 1959-1968

This fonds consists of the diaries of James Rowand Burgess and Elizabeth Oliver Burgess between the years of 1911 and 1974. In the diaries, a brief entry is generally made for each day. Topics covered in the diaries include: rural life, weather, social activities (literary meetings, box socials), farm work, house work, chores, high school work and activities, and community involvement. A few references are made to people leaving to serve in the Bruce 160th Battalion and war-time matters such as the fuel controller. The entries make references to friends, families and neighbours.

Item List:
James Rowand Burgess Diaries:
.001 December 25, 1911 - September 28, 1914
.002 September 30, 1914 - August 21, 1915
.003 August 22, 1915 - December 31, 1916
.004 January 20, 1918 - June 14, 1918
.005 January 1, 1929 - July 26, 1930
.006 November 5, 1933 - August 31, 1936
.007 January 22, 1950 - October 18, 1952
.008 May 13, 1953 - September 25, 1954
.009 October 20, 1959 - February 21, 1961
.010 February 22, 1961 - September 8, 1962
.011 September 9, 1962 - October 5, 1964
.012 October 6, 1964 - October 29, 1968

Elizabeth Oliver Burgess diaries:
.013 July 19, 1915 - April 12, 1917
.014 Jan. 18, 1918- July 19, 1918
.015 May 1, 1920 - December 31, 1920
.016 January 1, 1924 - March 1925
.017 1 page, January 1, 1926 - January 7, 1926
.018 August 10, 1966 - June 6, 1967
.019 September 1, 1967 - October 23, 1968
.020 December 25, 1968 - November 9, 1970
.021 January 1, 1971 - October 10, 1972
.022 February 6, 1974 - December 31, 1974

Burgess, James Rowand

Lighthouse Squares fonds

  • CA ON00031 A2005.052-A2013.021
  • Fonds
  • 1962-2002

This fonds consists of administrative records, including minutes and treasurer's books (1990-1998), as well as newspaper clipping scrapbooks and photographs reflecting the members, activities, events, conventions and dances organized or particpated in by the Lighthouse Squares square dancing club of Southampton, Ontario, originally known as the Town and Country Swingers Square Dance Club of Port Elgin, Ontario.

Lighthouse Squares

Port Elgin United Church (Ont.) fonds

  • CA ON00340 F1450
  • Fonds
  • 1852-1967

Fonds consists of Official Board minutes, 1870-1921, Trustee minutes, 1901-1926, of Port Elgin Methodist Church; records, uncluding baptisms, 1861-1895, of Port Elgin Presbyterian Church, 1859-1922; records, including marriages, 1868-1896, of Port Elgin Evangelical Association Church, 1868-1910; records of Port Elgin Evangelical Church, 1910-1940; records, including baptisms, 1931-1967 and marriages, 1897-1966, of Port Elgin Evangelical United Brethren Church (includes records of Port Elgin Evangelical Church), 1897-1967; records of St. Andrew's United Church, Saugeen Township (includes St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Saugeen Township, Wesley and St. Andrew's Pastoral Charge, Wesley Church in North Bruce), 1874-1964; records, including marriages, 1896-1938, of Port Elgin United Church (includes Port Elgin Methodist Church and Port Elgin Presbyterian Church), 1896-1965

Port Elgin United Church (Ont.)

Robert Benjamin Hillmer fonds

  • CA ON00031 A967.054
  • Fonds
  • 1898 - 1954

This fonds consists of 5 record books kept by Robert B. Hillmer concerning his watchmaking and jewellery business. In the books, Mr. Hillmer recorded watch inventories (1899), as well as job numbers, client name, work requested and price. Item List: Watch Repair Book 1910 - 1913; Watch Repair Book 1924 - 1934; Watch Repair Book 1936 - 1954; Watch Repair Record book, 1913 - 1924; and Watch Repair Record book 1898-1910. The fonds also includes a Grand Chapter Royal Arch Masons of Canada certificate appointing Robert Benjamin Hillmer to the office of Grand Superintendent of Huron District No. 6, February 28, 1918.

Hillmer, Robert Benjamin