Fonds consists of two farm ledgers (1894-1936 and 1899-1906); one farm inventory (1899); one notebook containing estate inventories and administrative accounts (1837-1875); one notebook containing a weather diary (1949); and minutes from two Master of Rights Lodge meetings held in 1931.
This fonds contains a small volume of financial records relating to Charles Davison's grocery business in Hansport, Nova Scotia, including invoices, promissory notes and account statements. There is also a photograph of Davison and a copy of a letter written to his wife.
File contains correspondence with Thomas "Tom" Harris, Gunter Görner, Renate Platzöder, and Tim Shaw, on the occasion of Elisabeth Mann Borgese's 75th birthday. Also includes a series of faxed invitations to a party hosted by Mann Borgese.
File is an audio reel containing an episode of Title Waves. This episode features Donna Smyth, an author from Hants County, Nova Scotia, on her novel, Subversive Elements. Hosted by Tina Novotny, the episode was recorded July 15, 1986 and aired July 16, 1986.
Series contains records of dues deductions for employees that were part of the IBEW Local 1928 union. Series also contains records from associated IBEW Locals, including IBEW Local 1089 (Sydney, Nova Scotia) and IBEW Local 1165 (Windsor, Nova Scotia).
Series contains photographs, portraits, prints, and postcards of sea captains and ships. Most of the material has notes by Everett Macdougall on the verso. These notes contain information about the origins and builders of the ships as well as biographical information about the sea captains in the portraits.
File is an audio reel containing an episode of Earth Action, a radio program broadcast on CKDU radio 88.1. The episode features Fred Holtz, a Halifax high school teacher, husband of Susan Holtz, and lifetime supporter of organic food and farming, with Norbet Kungl, one of the leading advocates for local, organic farming in Nova Scotia located in Hants County. The episode aired on May 5, 1988, and was rebroadcasted on May 9, 1988.
The fonds consists mainly of general business correspondence and financial records recording the financial affairs of the business. The fonds also consist of legal records, mainly indentures and insurance policies for the business, sales and operations records and vessel records, which mainly consist of insurance policies, charter parties and protests. Also included in the fonds are records belonging to the Frieze family such as estate papers, and records from David Frieze's time as a justice if the peace for Hants County, along with electoral records and records belonging to the Maitland Presbyterian church, Sons of Temporance and Maitland school which both Frieze and Roy were involved in.
Collection contains postcards written and collected by the Gass family of Shubenacadie, Nova Scotia. The postcards are primarily of Nova Scotia and some, but not all, have handwritten notes. There are also postcards of Montreal, New York, Washington and Victoria. The majority are written to or from Clare Gass.
File is an audio reel containing an interview with Norbert Kungl of Sunset Gardens Organic Farm in Bramber, Nova Scotia. He spoke with CKDU's Michelle Welton about organic farming and its importance in creating a global sustainable environment. The interview aired October 27, 1994 and was rebroadcast November 9, 1994; January 16, 1995; May 30, 1996; and June 9, 1999 on The Evening Affair.
File is an audio reel containing a lecture by Dan Paul, author of "We Were not the Savages," a book of Micmac history. Paul spoke at a book launch event hosted by Bernie Frances at Saint Mary's University. Premier John Savage and a representative from Nimbus Publishing were also in attendance.
File is an audio reel containing an episode of Women's Time. This episode features readings by Nova Scotian authors Maxine Tynes and Donna Smyth. The episode was recorded November 3, 1985 and aired November 6, 1985.