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Richard Ward fonds

  • MS-5-7
  • Fonds
  • 1927-1928, 1932-1933, 1937
The fonds contains photographs of singers and musical groups, theatrical paraphernelia, and documents regarding the construction of Ward's home on Beaufort Avenue in Halifax, Nova Scotia, as well as other printed material.

Ward, Richard, (fl.1888-1977)

Symphony Nova Scotia fonds

  • MS-5-14
  • Fonds
  • 1981-2006

Fonds consists of records created by Symphony Nova Scotia in the course of its regular business activities. The majority of the records were created during the process of concert-planning, including special concerts, annual concerts, tours, and concert series. These records include artist contracts, marketing and development documents, internal memos, and correspondence with artists and sponsors.

Records also consist of internal management records, including personnel records, office management files, and the files of the Board of Directors, Executive Director, and Chief Executive Officer. The financial administration of the Symphony is documented though budgets, statements, ledgers, and tickets sales data.

The fonds also contains concert programs and promotional material such as posters, advertisements, flyers, newsletters, and other publications. The final section of the fonds consists of audiovisual and graphic material. There are audio recordings of performances and interviews of Symphony personnel as well as video recordings of advertisements and performances. The graphic material includes promotional photographs and photographs of the orchestra.

Symphony Nova Scotia.

Donald Murray fonds

  • MS-5-10
  • Fonds
  • 1929, 1979
Fonds contains music and lyrics as well as a letter from Donald Murray.

Murray, Donald

Bigelow family fonds

  • MS-4-92
  • Fonds
  • 1865-1976
Fonds contains the personal and professional records of four generations of the Bigelow family of Nova Scotia. It includes correspondence, legal and financial documents, diaries and memoirs, and photographs that document primarily the family's shipbuilding activities as well as the genealogical interests of John Robert Bigelow.

Bigelow Family

Mulgrave Road Theatre fonds

  • MS-3-44
  • Fonds
  • 1972-2006
Fonds primarily consists of documentation related to publicity, personnel, equity, and the Canada Council for the Arts as well as scripts, production-based records, administrative files, correspondence, PACT files, contracts, annual meeting notes, ROADies records, financial statements and information, board meeting notes, brochures, audio tapes, photographs, and production posters.

Mulgrave Road Theatre.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan, Lockeport, from late-1899 through the summer of 1900, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence, and telegraph cables. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: W.B. Arthur & Co. (Halifax), Baird & Peters (Saint John), Black Bros. (Halifax), John B. Black (Truro), A.B. Boak (Halifax), Brown & Webb (Halifax), H. Bryant (Halifax), Archibald Campbell (Toronto Junction), Canadian Drug Company (Saint John), M.L. Carten (Yarmouth), Cooperative Building Plan Ass'n (New York), Cunningham & Curren (Halifax), Geo. S. DeForest & Sons (Saint John), D.M. Ferry (Lockeport), G.T. Fulford (Brockville, ON), S. Greenshields, Son & Co. (Montreal), Hartt Boot and Shoe Company (Fredericton), Henderson & Potts (Halifax), I.S. Johnson & Co. (Boston), Inness, Hemeon & Co. (Liverpool), Kingan Provision Co. (New York), R.J. Lovell & Co. (Toronto), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), Manchester, Robertson & Allison (Saint John),Moir, Son & Co., Bread, Biscuit and Confectionery (Halifax), Montreal Oil Clothing Co., J.G. Morton (Liverpool), Wm. Muir, Son & Co. (Halifax), Nova Scotia Furnishing Co. (Halifax), F.J. O'Hara & Co. (Boston), Osskeag Stamping Co. (Hampton, NB), Parker Eakins & Co. (Yarmouth), Henry Putnam & Son (Boston), W.H. Redding, boots and shoes (Yarmouth), Wm. Robertson & Son (Halifax), Rosborough & Thomas (Halifax), S.A. Skillings (Portland, ME), Smith Bros. (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), A.F. Stoneman (Yarmouth), Geo. S. Taylor (Yarmouth), John Tobin & Co. (Halifax), Victoria Montreal Fire Insurance, Webster, Smith & Co. (Halifax), Western Fruit & Produce Co. (London, ON), White Blanchard (Shelburne), Caroline Wilson (Barrington, NS), Yarmouth Building & Loan Society, among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan, Lockeport, written between October 1910 and April 1911, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Ames Holden Co. (Montreal), Brandham Henderson (Halifax), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Canadian Oil Companies (Halifax), Carhartt's Gloves (Toronto), Chamberlain Medicine Co. (Des Moines, IA), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Consolidated Rubber Company (Saint John), Dominion Register Co. (Saint John), Eastern Supply and Paper Co'y (Halifax), J. Furman Ehrgott (Yarmouth), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), The Fleischmann Co. (Halifax), Arthur Fordham (Halifax), Holzapfels Limited (Newcastle-on-Tyne), Jones & Schofield (Saint John), R.J. Lovell Co. (Montreal), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Maritime Paint and Varnish Co (Halifax), Martin-Senour Company (Montreal), Merchants Rubber Co. (Berlin, ON), National Drug & Chemical Co. (Halifax), National Phonograph Co. (Orange, NJ), Saint John Produce Company (Saint John), H.S. Scott (Saint John), A.A. Shortliffe (Digby), H.R. Silver (Halifax). T.A. Slocum, Limited (Toronto), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), G.A. Woodill (Halifax), among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a few written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, written between December 1911 and March 1912, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence, including one from W. Durdy on House of Commons stationery. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Ames Holden McCready (Saint John), Barclay-Clements (Boston), Sidney R. Baxter & Co. (Boston), Bruce Lumber Co. (Shelburne), Canadian Consolidated Rubber Co. (Montreal), Canadian Fairbanks-Morse Company Limited (Saint John), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Robert D. Doane (Barrington, NS), Dominion Molasses Company (Halifax), Edinburgh Roperie & Sailcloth Company (Saint John), J. Furman Ehrgott Seaboard Trading Co. (Yarmouth), Thomas A. Edison Incorporated [formerly National Phonograph Co.] (Orange, NJ), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), F.L. Estabrooks (Sackville, NB), Fleischmann Co. (Halifax), Jed Frye & Co (New York), Greene & Swift (London, ON), Gunn & Co. (Halifax), G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Halifax), Harlow & Kempton (Milton), Hewson Woolen Mills (Amherst), Holzapfels (Newcastle-on-Tyne), S.T. Jefferson (Lawrencetown, NS), Ladies' Wear Limited (Toronto), Leonard Bros. Fish (Saint John), L.D. Liverpool Fish Company, Lothrop (Gloucester), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Martin-Senour Co. (Montreal), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), National Cash Register Company (Halifax), Payzant & King (Halifax), J.N. Rafuse (Conquerall Bank, NS), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough, ON), H.S. Scott (Saint John), R.B. Seeton (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), W.H. Thorne (Saint John), Telfer Brothers (Bridgewater), Warwick Bros & Rutter (Toronto), among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a few written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between February 1913 and April 1913, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence, as well as a few back order forms. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: Amherst Boot & Shoe, G.E. Barbour (Saint John), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), F.S. Burns (Halifax), J.H. Charlton (Middleton, NS), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Cochran, Burns & Farnsworth Co. (Boston), Robert S. Eakins (Yarmouth), Eastern Hat & Cap Mfg. Co. Limited (Truro), Edinburgh Roperie & Sailcloth Company (Saint John), Thomas A. Edison Incorporated (Orange, NJ), Enterprise Foundry Co. (Sackville, NB), Arthur Fordham (Halifax), Gandy & Allison (Saint John), Greenshields Limited (Montreal), J.C. Grimm (Springfield, NS), G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Halifax), Lillie & James Harlow (Sable River), Harris Abattoir Company (Toronto), Hyslop Brothers Limited, automobiles, bicycles and accessories (Toronto), Imperial Tobacco Company of Canada, Lincoln, Willey & Co. (Boston), Liverpool Cooperage, Lord Bros (Portland, ME), John Lyons (Crowell, NS), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Mann, Byars & Co. (Glasgow), Meeker & Company (New York), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), J.L. Morton (Lower Argyle, NS), D.C. Mulhall (Liverpool), John N. Murley (Pleasant River, NS), C.W. Outhit (Halifax), Payzant & King (Halifax), Pierce, Austin-Caswell, Frank Powers (Lunenburg), L.C. Prime (Saint John), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough), Livermore Co. (Boston), H.S. Scott (Saint John), Scovil Bros (Saint John), R.B. Seeton & Co. (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), Stanfields Limited (Truro), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), John Tobin & Co. (Halifax), Willett Martin Co. (New York), Alfred Winsor & Son (Boston), A.E. Wry (Sackville, NB), Yarmouth Creamery, among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a couple written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between October 1913 and May 1914, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence, as well as several credit note forms for businesses dealing with McMillan. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: W.C.M. Ackhurst (Halifax), Edward M. Alden (Boston), Allith Manufacturing (Hamilton, ON), Ames Holden McCready (Saint John), Amherst Boot & Shoe Co., Sidney R. Baxter & Co. (Boston), Bowker Fertilizer Co. (Boston), Brandram-Henderson (Halifax), Bridgetown Hay and Feed Company, W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Brookfield Bros. (Halifax), Canadian Consolidated Rubber Co. (Saint John), Canadian Kodak Co. Limited (Toronto), Canadian Oil Companies Limited (Halifax), Carritte-Paterson Man'f'g. Co. (Halifax), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Cochran, Burns & Farnsworth Co. (Boston), Craven & Speeding Bros. (Sunderland, UK; via Sancton), W.J. Crouse (Italy Cross, NS), Davis & Lawrence Co. (Montreal), Robert D. Doane (Barrington, NS), Eastern Supply and Paper Company (Halifax), Emerson & Fisher Ltd (Saint John), T.H. Estabrooks, Red Rose Tea (Saint John), Frank Fales (Saint John), D.M. Ferry & Co, (Windsor, ON), C.H. Flewwelling (Saint John), Flexible Conduit Co. (Guelph, ON), Flintkote Manufacturing Company (Boston), Gault Brothers (Montreal), Gibson Bros. (Halifax), Gordon, Mackay & Co. (Toronto), J.W. Grant & Co. (Halifax), Greenshields Limited (Montreal), J.C. Grimm (Springfield, NS), Halifax News Company Ltd., G.J. Hamilton & Sons, Hancock Mfg. Co. (Halifax), S.L. Hardy (Allendale, NS), Harris Abattoir Company (Toronto), W.F. Hatheway Co. (Saint John), Hewson Pure Wool Textiles (Amherst), Joseph A. Hipson (Barrington), Holzapfels Limited (Newcastle-on-Tyne), Hood Rubber Company (Watertown, MA; related to Amherst Boot & Shoe), Ideal Bedding Co. (Toronto), Imperial Oil Company (Halifax), Imperial Tobacco Company of Canada (Montreal), Lincoln, Willey & Co. (Boston), J.H. Lyons (Barrington), T. McAvity & Sons LImited (Saint John), McCormick Manufacturing (London, ON), A. McKim Limited (Montreal), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), McMillan Co. Limited (Jacquet River, NB), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Meeker & Company (New York), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), Monarch Paint Co. (Cleveland, OH), J.G. Morton & Son (Milton, NS), J. & M. Murphy (Halifax), National Drug and Chemical Company of Canada (Halifax), Northern-Electric (Halifax), Oliver Typewriter Company (Chicago), Parker-Eatkins Co. (Yarmouth), T.S. Pattillo (Truro), Percival & Graveline (Montreal), Proctor Bros & CO. (Halifax; for British Colonial Fire Insurance), W.G. Robertson (Halifax), Frank W. Robinson (Toronto), Rock City Tobacco Co. (Quebec), Rogers-Pyatt Shellac Company (New York), S. Norman Sancton (Saint John), Saxe Clothing Co. (Montreal), W.H. Schwartz & Sons (Halifax), H.S. Scott (Saint John), A.W. Shaw Company Publishers (Chicago), Sherwin-Williams Co. (Montreal), J. Willard Smith (Saint John), W.C. Smith & Co. (Lunenburg), Smith & Proctor (Halifax), Southern Salvage Company Limited (Liverpool, NS), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), Stanfields Limited (Truro), Henry A. Tarr (Gloucester, MA), Tarr's Structural and Marine Paint Co. (Boston), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), Warwick Bros & Rutter (Toronto), Willett Martin Co. (New York), Windsor Furniture Co. (Windsor, NS), Wolverton Milling Co. (Saint John), among others/

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan, Lockeport, between October 1915 and February 1916, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence, from the following brokers: Acadia Gas Engine Co. (Bridgewater), W.N. Allen (Yarmouth), G.E. Barbour Co. (Saint John), J. & T. Bell (Montreal), Black & Flinn (Halifax), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Brookfield Bros (Halifax), Burrell-Johnson Iron Company (Yarmouth), Calder, Fraser & Co. (Dartmouth), Canadian Consolidated Rubber Company (Halifax), Canadian Drug Co. (Saint John), Canadian Merchandise Company (Yarmouth), Canadian Oil Companies Limited (Halifax), Carritte-Paterson Man'f'g. Co. (Saint John), Castine Line & Twine (Boston), Chevrolet Motor Company of Canada (Toronto), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Cochran, Burns & Farnsworth (Boston), Consumers Cordage Company (Halifax), Creighton & Marshall stationers (Halifax), Robert D. Doane (Barrington, NS), Dominion Molasses Company (Halifax), Eastern Hat & Cap Manufacturing Co. (Truro), Edinburgh Roperie & Sailcloth Company (Montreal), Thomas A. Edison, Inc. (Orange, NJ), J. Furman Ehrgott (Yarmouth), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Empire Garage & Motor Co. (Yarmouth, regarding a meeting with Ehrgott and the purchase of a car), Enterprise Foundry Co. (Sackville, NB), T.H. Estabrooks, Red Rose Tea (Saint John,regarding the resignation of B.M. Armstrong), Fleischmann Co. (Halifax), Arthur Fordham & Co. (Halifax), Gibson Bros. (Halifax), Gordon, Mackay & Co. (Toronto), Gourock Ropework Export Co. (Montreal), M.W. Graves (Bridgetown), Greenshields Limited (Montreal), Trueman Hagar (Round Bay, NS), Hawboldt & Evans (Chester), Sadie Hayden (Cambridge), W.H. Hayward Co. (Saint John), Imperial Oil Company (Halifax), J.B. Jones (East Jordan, NS), LaHave Creamery Company (Bridgewater), Lockett & Messenger (Bridgetown), J.L Lovitt (Yarmouth), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), J.F. MacMullen & Son (Barrington), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Maple Leaf Milling Company (Toronto), Marine Hardware-Equipment Co. (South Portland, ME), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), W. & C.H. Mitchell (Halifax), J.G. Morton (Milton, NS), National Drug and Chemical Company of Canada (Halifax), New York Net & Twine, (Moodus, CT), M.A. Nickerson (Clark's Harbour), Northern Aluminum Company (Toronto), Northern Electric Company (Montreal), Nova Canneries (Port Mouton), Nova Scotia Furnishing Company (Halifax), P.C. Parkhurst (Gloucester, MA), Parrish, Phillips & Co. (New York), Peabody (Walkerville, ON), Pedlar People Limited (Montreal), J. Henry Peters (Toronto), Pierce, Austin-Caswell, Livermore Company (Boston), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough), G.N. Reagh (Middleton), William Redding (Yarmouth), Wm. Robertson & Son (Halifax), Robin, Jones & Whitman (Halifax), Saint John Milling Company, R.B. Seeton (Halifax), A. & W. Smith (Halifax), J. Willard Smith (Saint John), Smith & Proctor (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), Stanfields Limited (Truro), John Starr, Son & Co. (Halifax, regarding a sales rep coming down with "La Grippe" -- Spanish flu -- on a business trip), Robert Taylor Co. (Halifax), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John, regarding a large fire to their facilities), F.K. Warren (Halifax), Windsor Furniture Co. Limited, Wolverton Milling Co. (Saint John), Thomas Wood & Company (Boston), among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a few written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between December 1915 and April 1916, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence, from the following brokers: Acadia Gas Engine Co. (Bridgewater), W.N. Allan (Yarmouth), Edward M. Alden (Boston), Edward Allen (Yarmouth), G.E. Barbour Co. (Saint John), J. & T. Bell (Montreal), Ben's Limited (Halifax), Bolinders Swedish Steel & Importing Co. (Montreal, regarding the "scarcity of tonnage for transoceanic and coastwise transportation"), Borden Milk Company (Truro), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Burrell-Johnson Iron Company (Yarmouth), Calder, Fraser Co. (Dartmouth), Cameron & Co. (Ottawa), Campbell Flour Mills Company (Toronto), Campbell, Smibert & Co. (Montreal), Canadian Carbon Co. (Toronto), Canadian Cement Company (Montreal), Canadian Consolidated Rubber Company (Halifax), Canadian Drug Co. (Saint John), Canadian Oil Companies Limited (Halifax), Castine Line & Twine Co. (Boston), Chisholm Co. Limited (Halifax), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Lemuel Clow (Shelburne), Cochran, Burns & Farnsworth Co. (Boston), Cohen Bros. (Clark's Harbour), Frank Colwell military equipment (Halifax), Consumers Cordage Company (Halifax), W.J. Crouse (Italy Cross, NS), R.H. Davis & Company (Yarmouth)< S. Davis & Sons (Montreal), Dominion Molasses Company (Halifax), Eastern Canada Fisheries Limited (Montreal), Edinburgh Roperie & Sailcloth Co., Thomas A. Edison, Inc. (Orange, NJ), J. Furman Ehrgott (Yarmouth), Fleischmann Co. (Halifax), Alexander Gibb (Montreal), Gibson Bros. (Halifax), Gilmartin & Trundy (New York), Gordon Mackay & Co. (Toronto), Gourock Ropework Export Co. (Montreal, regarding the loss of a shipment due to a Halifax wharf fire), S. Greenwood (Round Bay, NS), J.C. Grimm & Son (Springfield, NS), Trueman Hagar (Round Bay, NS), G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Halifax), W.F. Hatheway Co. (Saint John), G.M. Hines (Pubnico, NS), Holland Window Shade Co. (Halifax), Ideal Bedding Co. (Toronto), Imperial Oil Company (Halifax), J.B. Jones (East Jordan, NS), Killam Brothers (Yarmouth), LaHave Concrete Co. (West LaHave, NS), Lockett & Messenger (Bridgetown), John H. Lyons (Crowell, NS), T. McAvity & Sons (Saint John), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), L.C. Murphy (Pubnico, NS), New York Net & Twine, Nordby Fisheries Supply Co. (Seattle, WA), Northern Electric (Montreal), Parrish, Phillips & Co. (New York), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough), T.W. Quinn (Liverpool), J.C. Robertson (Shelburne), James Robinson (Montreal), R.B. Seeton (Halifax), Shives Lumber Company Limited (Campbellton, NB), H.R. Silver (Halifax), Geo. E. Smith & Co. (Halifax, regarding the passing of the company owner and "sole member of the firm"), J. Willard Smith (Saint John), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (regarding the "No. 2" Halifax pier fire, March 1916), Stanfields Limited (Truro), Robert Taylor Co. (Halifax), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), John Tobin & Co. (Halifax), Thomas Wagner (Port Mouton), Walker Bros. (Milton, NS), Western Assurance Company (Toronto), Wolverton Milling Co. (Saint John), B.C. Thomas Wood & Company (Boston), Woodworth (Halifax), Zwicker & Co. (Lunenburg), among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a few written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between April 1916 and July 1916, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas.

File contains a few pieces of correspondence from the Liberal Conservative Headquarters by L.W. Fuller regarding the June 1916 Nova Scotia provincial election campaign of W.H. Currie (Shelburne) and W.C. Nickerson (Clark's Harbor).

File also contains a hand-drawn (in pencil) schematic of a Boehner Brothers "Letter Fyle Cabinet" (West LaHave, NS).

File predominantly contains both typed and handwritten correspondence and balance orders from the following brokers: Acadia Gas Engine Co. (Bridgewater), American Paint and Oil Dealer (St. Louis), G. E. Barbour Company (Saint John)J. & T. Bell (Montreal), Boehner Brothers (West LaHave, NS), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Brookfield Bros. (Halifax), Calder, Fraser Co. (Dartmouth), Campbell, Smibert & Co. (Montreal), Canadian Drug Co. (Saint John), Canadian Oil Companies (Halifax), Canadian Wood-Working Co. (Yarmouth), Carritte-Paterson Man'f'g Co. (Halifax), Castine Linex & Twine (Boston), C.W. Chadwick & Co. (Boston), M.P. Cook Co. (Halifax), W.J. Crouse (Italy Cross, NS), Crowell Bros. (Halifax), S. Davis & Sons (Montreal), Dominion Tobacco (Montreal), R.G. Dun (Halifax), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Empire Garage and Motor Car (Yarmouth), Enterprise Foundry (Sackville, NB), T.H. Estabrooks (Saint John), Flintkote Manufacturing Company (Boston), Gault Brothers (Montreal, including on the passing of T.A. Cossman), Alexander Gibb (Montreal), Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Toronto), Gourock Ropework Export Co. (Montreal), J.W. Grant & Co. (Yarmouth), Grant Bros. (Halifax), Gunn & Co. (Halifax), C. & W. Hackett (North Sydney), Hillis & Sons (Halifax), P.S. Hogg (Port Clyde, NS) Holland Window Shade Co. (Halifax), Holzapfel Limited (Newcastle-on-Tyne), Ideal Bedding (Toronto), Imperial Oil Company (Halifax), J.B. Jones (East Jordan, NS), Lockett & Messenger (Bridgetown), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), T. McAvity & Sons (Saint John), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), J.C. Mackintosh & Co. (Halifax), J.F. MacMullen & Son (Barrington), John McPherson Co. (Hamilton), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), Matthews-Blackwell Limited (Toronto), Matthews, Towers & Co. (Montreal), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), Mooney Biscuit & Candy Co. (Montreal), A. Moulton & Co. (Halifax), Charles Mueller Company (Waterloo, ON), J. & M. Murphy (Halifax), Northern Electric Company (Halifax), Nova Scotia Furnishing Company (Halifax), Payzant & King (Halifax), Peabody Overalls (Walkerville, ON), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough), Ritcey Bros (Riverport, NS), Wm. Robertson (Halifax), Robin, Jones & Whitman Limited (Lunenburg), Wm. C. Robinson (Baltimore, MD), Rock City Tobacco Company (Quebec City), W.E. Rood & Co. (Halifax, regarding the purchase of a schooner), Royal Print & Litho. (Halifax), R.B. Seeton & Company (Halifax), N. & M. Smith (Halifax), Sylvanus Smith & Co. (Gloucester, MA), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), James H. Tarr Company (Gloucester, MA), Robert Taylor Co. (Halifax), Telfer Woodworking Company (Bridgewater, NS), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), E. Walfield (Bridgetown), Walker Bros. (Milton, NS), Wolverton Milling Co. (Saint John), A.E. Wry Standard Limited (Sackville, NB), among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a couple written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between January 1917 and April 1917, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas.

File also contains a typed letter signed by R.B. Bennett, then Director General of National Service Canada, dated February 15th, 1917, proposing McMillan's participation in an "occupational survey [...] for National purposes only [...] to enable both after-the-war and present-day problems to be dealt with intelligently and efficiently".

File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence and balance orders from the following brokers:
Acadia Gas Engine Co. (Bridgewater), Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Ames Holden McCready (Saint John), Ben's Limited (Halifax), Bridgetown Hay and Feed Company, W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Burrell-Johnson Iron Company (Yarmouth), Canada Cement Company (Montreal), Canadian Carbon Co. (Toronto), Canadian Consolidated Rubber Co. (Saint John), Canadian Drug Co. (Saint John), Canadian Fairbanks-Morse Company (Saint John), Canadian Oil Companies Limited (Halifax), Canadian Underskirt Co. (Toronto), Canadian Wood-Working Co. (Yarmouth), Carritte-Paterson Man'f'g Co. (Halifax), Chronicle Publishing Co. (Halifax), Clare Bros. & Co (Preston, ON), Cochran, Burns & Farnsworth Co. (Boston), Consumers Cordage Company (Halifax), J.S. Creed (Halifax), H.C. Davis Jr. & Co. (Norfolk, VA), S. Davis & Sons (Montreal), Henry d'Entremont (Lower West Pubnico), Landrie d'Entremon (West Pubnico), Dickson & Eddy, coal (New York), Andrew Doane (Ingomar, Shelburne Co., NS), Dominion Molasses Company (Halifax), Eastern Hat & Cap Manufacturing Co. (Truro), Eastern Shirts (Truro), Thomas A. Edison, Inc. (Orange, NJ), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Empire Garage and Motor Co. (Yarmouth), Enterprise Foundry Co. (Sackville, NB), T.H. Estabrooks (Saint John), Frank Fales (Saint John), Fleischmann Co. (Halifax), Frasier, Thornton & Co. (Cookshire, QC), Gilmartin & Trundy (New York), Go. Goodfellow (Montreal), Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (Toronto), Gordon and Keith (Halifax), Grant Bros. Ltd. (Halifax), Gurney-Massey Company (Montreal), Chas. Hagar (Roseway), Trueman Hagar (Round Bay), G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Pictou), Ida Harlow (Sable River West), R.L. Hartman (North East Harbour), G. Hines (Pubnico), G.W. Hodge (Fredericton), Hutchings Company Ltd. (Saint John), Imperial Oil Company (Halifax), J.B. Jones (East Jordan), Knox Hat Company (New York), Thomas J. Lipton (Toronto), Lockett & Messenger (Bridgetown), London & Petrolia Barrel Co. (London, ON), J.L. Lovitt (Yarmouth), T. McAvity & Sons (Saint John), McClearn Company Limited (Liverpool), A. & W. MacKinlay Limited (Halifax), J.F. MacMullen & Son (Barrington), J.C. Mackintosh & Co. (Halifax), Manchester Robertson Allison Limited (Saint John), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), Meeker & Company (New York), John Millen & Son (Montreal), W. & C.H. Mitchell Limited (Halifax), Moirs Limited (Halifax), Charles Mueller Company (Waterloo, ON), Murray Shoe Company (London), Northern Electric Company (Montreal), Northrop & Lyman Co. (Toronto), Nova Scotia Steel & Coal Company (New Glasgow), Nova Scotia Underwear Co. (Windsor), A.D. Oakes & Son (Hebbs Cross, NS), Parrish, Phillips & Co. (New York), Payzant & King (Halifax), Wm. Presser (Yarmouth), Quaker Oats Company (Halifax), Remington Arms-Union Metallic Cartridge Co. (Windsor, ON), Ritcey Bros. (Riverport), Wm. Robertson (Halifax), Robin Hood Mills Limited (Montreal), Robin, Jones & Whitman (Halifax), Rothon & Co. Limited (London), Saint John Milling Company (West Saint John), William Sawler (Birchtown), R.B. Seeton (Halifax), Shives Lumber Company (Campbellton, NB), Sylvanus Smith & Co. (Gloucester, MA), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), Stanfield's (Truro), John Starr, Son & Co. (Halifax), Swift Canadian Co. (Toronto), Wolverton Milling Co. (Saint John), Robert Taylor (Halifax), J.H. Thorburn (Sandy Point), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), John Tobin & Co. (Halifax), Thomas Wood & Company (Boston), among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a couple written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between October 1918, and March 1919, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas.

File also includes Dominion Fire Prevention Committee proposed amendments to the Insurance Act, 1917.

File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence and balance orders from the following brokers:
Acadia Gas Engines (Bridgewater), Edward M. Alden Co. (Boston), Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Armstrong Transportation Company (New York), Bauld Bros. (Halifax), J. & T. Bell Limited (Montreal), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), William Burrill & Co. (Yarmouth North), Calder, Fraser Co. Ltd. (Dartmouth), Campbell, Smibert & Co. (Montreal), Canada Cement Company (Montreal), Canada Cycle & Motor Company (Montreal), Canada Food Board, Canadian Cereal & Flour Mills (Stratford), Canadian Drug Co. (Saint John), Canadian National Railways, Christie, Brown & Co. (Montreal), Clare Bros. (Preston, ON), F.W. Clark Co. (Bridgewater), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), M.P. Cook & Company (Yarmouth), J.S. Creed (Halifax), H.H. Crosby (Hebron), S. Davis & Sons (Montreal), Dearborn & Co. (Saint John), Thos. P. DeWolfe & Son (Yarmouth), Dominion Rubber System (Maritime) Limited (Saint John), Eastern Hay & Feed Company (Sackville), Alden Elliott (Tiverton), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Enterprise Foundry Co. (Sackville), Frank Fales (Saint John), Charles Fawcett (Sackville), Ganong Bros. Limited (Halifax), Gault Brothers (Montreal), Gourock Ropework Export Co. (Montreal), Grant Bros. (Halifax), J.L. Greenwood (North East Harbour), Gurney-Massey Company (Montreal), Halifax Automobile Association, G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Pictou), Harris Abattoir Company (Toronto), Hatfield & Scott Co. (Hartland), E.C. Hogg (Barrington), Thomas E. Howard (Montreal), Imperial Oil Limited, International Stock Food Company (Toronto), J.B. Jones (East Jordan), Norman Kenney (Lower Argyle), R.A. Lister & Company (Toronto), T. McAvity & Sons Limited (Saint John), Maritime Tire and Rubber Company (Saint John), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), Willett Martin (New York), J.A. Marven Limited (Moncton), J. & M. Murphy (Halifax), Nagle & Wigmore (Saint John), Northern Electric Company (Montreal), Nova Scotia Fertilizer Company (Halifax), Payzant & King (Halifax), Peabody's (Walkerville, ON), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough), Retail Merchants Association of Canada, Royal Print & Litho. (Halifax), Rundle's (Windsor, ON), F.H. Scott (Saint John), R.B. Seeton (Halifax), A. & W. Smith & Co. (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Stanfields (Truro), John Starr, Son & Co. (Halifax), Stone, Prosser & Doty (New York), Thorbourn Bros. (Gunning Cove), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), Walker Bros (Milton), F.G. Wheaton (Amherst), Thomas Wood & Company (Boston), T.E. Worthen & Son (Crowell's), Yarmouth Trading Co. Limited, among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to (and a couple written by) William McMillan, Lockeport, between October 1920 and January 1921, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas.

File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence and balance orders from the following brokers:
Acadia Gas Engines Limited (Bridgewater), Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Armour & Company (Hamilton), G.E. Barbour Co. Limited (Saint John), The Barrett Company (Halifax), Bauld Bros. Limited (Halifax), J. & T. Bell (Montreal), Bissett Company (Halifax), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Canadian National Railways, Canadian Oil Companies Limited, Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Colonial Fertilizer Company (Windsor), W.H. Cutler (Toronto), Thos. P. DeWolfe & Son (Yarmouth), W.G. Dexter (Barrington), Andrew Doane (Ingomar), Dominion Molasses Company (Halifax), Dominion Rubber System Limited (Halifax), Edinburgh Roperie & Sailcloth Company (Montreal), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Enterprise Foundry Co. (Sackville), Excel Footwear Co. (Halifax), Frank Fales & Sons (Saint John), A.E. Faucher (Riviere-du-Loup, QC), Arthur Fordham (Halifax), Frasier, Thornton & Co. (Cookshire, QC), Gault Brothers Co. (Montreal), S.R. Giffin & Sons (Goldboro), Greenshields Limited (Montreal), Gunns Limited (Saint John), Chas. Hagar (Roseway), Halifax Herald, G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Pictou), Hatfield & Co. (Hartland, NB), Imperial Oil Limited, J.B. Jones (East Jordan), H. Mack Leslie (East Port L'Hebert), Lockett & Messenger (Bridgetown), Lunenburg Coal & Supply Company, T. McAvity & Sons (Saint John), Maguire, Paterson & Palmer (Montreal), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Maple Leaf Milling Company, Maritime Cap Manufacturers Limited (Moncton), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), J. & M. Murphy (Halifax), National Drug and Chemical Company, News Publishing Co. (Truro), Mrs Leslie Nicol (Clyde River), Perfection Stove Company (Montreal), R.E. Pinkham, bicycle accessories (Barrington), Quaker Oats Company (Peterborough), T.W. Quinn & Son (Liverpool), G.N. Reagh (Middleton), Frank Reardon (Halifax), Retail Merchants Association of Canada, M.J. Ritcey & Co. (Halifax), Rutherford Milling Company (Blenheim, ON), Scythes & Company (Montreal), R.B. Seeton (Halifax), Simmons Limited (Toronto), A. & W. Smith & Co. (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Wm. Stairs, Son & Morrow (Halifax), John Starr, Son & Co. (Halifax), T.C. Swaine (Barrington), Robert Taylor (Montreal), A.E. Thorbourn (Gunning Cove), W.H. Thorne & Company (Saint John), John Tobin & Sons (Halifax), Tooke Bros (Montreal), Tower Canadian Limited (Halifax), Walker Bros. (Milton), Willard's Chocolates Limited (Toronto), Yarmouth Fruit Co., Yarmouth Cycle & Motor Co. Ltd., among others.

Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan and Fred Giffin (with a few written by McMillan), Lockeport, between March 1922 and July 1922, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas.

File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence and balance orders from the following brokers:
Acadia Gas Engines Limited (Bridgewater), Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Ames Holden McCready (Saint John), Amherst Boot & Shoe Co., Anglo-Canadian Feed Co. (Halifax), Annapolis Valley Cyder Co. (Bridgetown, on the turnover to Graves Company), Atlantic Underwear Limited (Moncton), Austen Brothers (Halifax), C.R. Banks (Torbrook Mines), The Barrett Company (Halifax), The Beaver Company (Thorold, ON), J. & T. Bell (Montreal), British Rubber Company (Montreal), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal/Halifax), Brock and Paterson (Saint John), Brookfield Bros. (Halifax),Canada Cement Company (Montreal), Canadian Oil Companies (Toronto), Cedar Products Limited (Amherst), Central Hay & Feed Exchange (Moncton), M.P. Cook & Co. (Yarmouth), H.H. Crosby Co. (Hebron), Dixon & Corbitt and R.S. Newall & Co. Ltd. (Gateshead-on-Tyne), Dominion Molasses Company (Halifax), Dominion Rubber System (Maritime) Limited (Halifax), Duktex Coat Company (Montreal), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Firth, Thurlow & Co. (Halifax) Fraser Companies Limited (Edmundston, NB), Ganong Bros. (Halifax), Charles Hagar (Roseway), G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Pictou), W.L. Harding (Yarmouth), J.C. Hemeon (Liverpool), Henderson & Innes Ltd. (Liverpool), J.B. Jones (East Jordan), Wm. Lewis & Son (Saint John), T. McAvity & Sons (Saint John), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), John M. Mack (Liverpool), Manchester Robertson Allison (Saint John), Maritime Tire and Rubber Company (Saint John), Willett Martin (New York), Martin-Senour Co. (Halifax), Miner Rubber Company (Halifax), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), A. Moulton & Co. (Halifax), J. & M. Murphy (Halifax), Northern Aluminum Company (Toronto), Northern Electric (Halifax), Nova Scotia Clay Works (Elmsdale), Nova Scotia Fertilizer Company (Halifax), Nova Scotia Furnishing Company, Nova Scotia Textiles Limited (Windsor), C.J. O'Hanley (Yarmouth), Parker-Eakins (Yarmouth), Parrish, Phillips & Co. (New York), Payzant & King (Halifax), Peabody's (Walkerville, ON), R.E. Pinkham (Barrington), Rafuse & Eisenhauer (Bridgewater), Retail Merchants Association of Canada, Wm. Robertson & Son (Halifax), James Rodger & Son (Amherst), Alex Ross (Yarmouth), Ruberoid Co. (Montreal), F.L. Seldon & Son (Liverpool), J.A. Silver (Liverpool), T. Simms & Co. Ltd. (Fairville, NB), A. & W. Smith & Co. (Halifax), Smith Brokerage (Saint John), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), John Starr (Halifax), Stanfields Limited (Truro), T.C. Swaine (Barrington), A.E. Thorbourn (Gunning Cove), W.H. Thorne (Saint John), John Tobin (Halifax), Estate Thomas E. Vogler (Vogler's Cove), Yarmouth Cycle & Motor Co., George Zwicker (Amherst), among others.

William R. Robinson fonds

  • MS-4-159
  • Fonds
  • 1862-1870
Ledger 1862-1870; miscellaneous papers in the ledger

Robinson, William R.

Acadian Supplies Company fonds

  • MS-4-117
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1967
The Acadian Supply Company fonds consist of correspondence, financial, legal, sales and shipping records and vessel papers. Also included is correspondence from Lunenburg Mayor Douglas Adams, church papers from LaHave United Church and the Parish of Saint John in Lunenburg, and papers from the Lunenburg Yacht Club and Curling Club.

Acadian Supplies Company.

Robert Dawson and Son fonds

  • MS-4-43
  • Fonds
  • 1860-1892
Family and business correspondence - c1851-1896; deeds 1860-1943

Robert Dawson and Son.

Adams and Knickle Ltd. fonds

  • MS-4-27
  • Fonds
  • 1897-1968
The fonds consists of records which document the business activities and interests of Adams & Knickle Ltd. from 1897 until 1968. Information contained in this fonds provides insight into the company’s role as a major fishing and shipping partner in the fishing and shipping industry in Nova Scotia. Also included in this fonds is information about the company’s international relations with the various agents engaged in this industry; the types and amounts of fish landed, processed, shipped and sold by the company; the many transactions involved in operating vessels; and various events that impacted on the company’s operations. The types of documents include: affidavits, agent accounts, agreements, catch journals, correspondence, damage claims, deeds, employment records, financial statements, fish sales records, fishing contracts, ledgers, notices of protest, port documents, sailing journals, time journals, vessel accounts and journals, vessel certificates, and vessel shares.

Adams and Knickle Limited.

Oland and Son fonds

  • MS-4-135
  • Fonds
  • 1872-1989

The Archives of Oland and Son Limited consists of records created by Oland and Son Limited and its affiliated companies. Some of the companies changed names after Oland and Son sold its brewing assets to John Labatt Limited. Records for these companies are included as well. Records range from 1867 to 1989, but were predominiately created between 1950 and 1971.

The Archives of Oland and Son and Affiliated Companies include a wide variety of materials, including administrative records, financial records, correspondence, photographs, advertising and marketing materials, beer production files, sales records, and legal documents. Administrative records typically include meeting minutes, annual reports, memorandums, surveys, and studies or reports on various aspects of the brewing industry and the breweries operated by Oland and Son. Beer production files typically include brewing books, yeast log books, fermentation schedules, production reports, and other records that document the beer production process. The Archives contains a large amount of correspondence between Oland and Son and its affiliated companies and various businesses, government agencies, associations, and individuals from across the Maritimes and around the world. Financial records typically include financial statements, cost reports, comparative statements, general ledgers, valuations, audit reports, and other records documenting the financial position of the various companies. Extensive advertising and marketing files exist, including advertising contracts and schedules, proofs and sketchs, reports and proposals, and budgets. The Archives also has extensive sales records documenting the sale of beer across the Maritimes, Quebec, and parts of the United States and the Caribbean. The Archives also contains hundreds of photographs and blueprints of the factories, factory equipment, and the Bluenose II.

Materials are in English, French, German, and Czech. See individual Series descriptions for detailed scope and content notes.

Oland and Son Limited

Samuel R. Balcom fonds

  • MS-2-128
  • Fonds
  • 1830-1980
Fonds contains various records from the many different activities, organisations and associations of which Balcom was a part. Balcom played an important role in organising reunions of those who served at the No. 7 Stationary Hospital, and amassed several photographs and other records of these events. He retained records and newspaper clippings reflecting his involvement in clubs and associations.

Balcom, Samuel R., Col.

Community Planning Association of Canada, Nova Scotia Division fonds

  • MS-11-3
  • Fonds
  • Bulk, 1971-1977
The fonds includes reports, publications, financial reports, annual reports, meeting notes and minutes, correspondence and general documentation showing the activities of CPAC NS.

Community Planning Association of Canada Nova Scotia Division.

Harold L. Scammell fonds

  • MS-13-80, Boxes 1-2
  • Fonds
  • 1937-1951
Fonds consists of correspondence in association with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia and correspondence regarding his involvement with the Provincial Medical Board. Other papers include financial records, miscellaneous publications, and personal notes. The fonds includes records from his years at Dalhousie University, including student information.

Scammell, Harold L., Dr., 1905-1991

Donald Alexander Campbell fonds

  • MS-13-6, SF Box 54, Folders 7-9 ; SF Box 56, Folders 9-11 ; SF Box 57, Folders 1-4
  • Fonds
  • 1870-1955
Fonds consists of registration cards and student tickets from Dalhousie Medical School and articles about Dr. Campbell. Fonds also contains papers regarding his medical practice, including correspondence, medical notes with sketches, personal notes and patient records. Two obituaries of Dr. Campbell are included in the fonds.

Campbell, Donald Alexander, Dr., 1984-1917

Arthur Edwin Blackett fonds

  • MS-13-73, SF Box 79, Folders 25-26
  • Fonds
  • 1916-1953
Fonds consists of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and a Canadian Medical Corps Christmas card (ca. 1916).

Blackett, Arthur Edwin , Dr., 1892-1957

Elizabeth Kilpatrick fonds

  • MS-13-17, SF Box 57, Folders 21-23; SF Box 58, Folders 1-5; SF Box 59, Folders 1-8; SF Box 54, Folder 20 ; ;
  • Fonds
  • 1909-1969
Fonds consists of manuscripts of papers and addresses in addition to published articles. This fonds also includes general notes, correspondence, and biographical sketches of Dr. Kilpatrick.

Kilpatrick, Elizabeth

Angus Edward Murray fonds

  • MS-13-68
  • Fonds
  • 1929-1984
Fonds consists of patient records, autopsy reports, correspondence, various medical reports from several institutions, and business records including a ledger and daily journals.

Murray, Angus Edward, Dr., 1901-1986

William Harop Hattie fonds

  • MS-13-12, SF Box 54, Folders 18-19; SF Box 57, Folders 16-18
  • Fonds
  • 1894-1932
Fonds consists of correspondence with the Canadian Medical Association and its professional journal. Other contents include manuscripts of papers and addresses, including publications by Dr. Hattie. Fonds also contains obituaries, a letter from Sec. Graduates of McGill University, H.C. Pruell and a letter from Sir J.W. Dawson.

Hattie, William Harop

Freeman F. Tupper fonds

  • MS-2-201
  • Fonds
  • 1909-[194-?]
Fonds consists of research notes and materials on the history of Nova Scotia and, more specifically, Liverpool and its prominent families, including family trees and hand-drawn annotated maps. Also included are many manuscripts on a variety of topics relating to Tupper's historical research, ranging from John Cabot and the early explorers to lesser-known local events in the history of Nova Scotia. Also present is a small collection of personal diaries and copies of deeds and legal documents from the Tupper family.

Tupper, Freeman F.

Papers relating to the estate of James MacIntosh

  • MS-2-141, SF Box 27, Folder 44
  • File
  • 1842, 1845
File consists of an account statement and letter from the Pictou Probate Office dated 1842 relating to fees owed on the estate of James MacIntosh, who died in the 1820s.

MacIntosh, James, fl. 1800

Alexander E. Kerr fonds

  • MS-2-153, Boxes 1-4
  • Fonds
  • 1851-1975
Fonds contains personal documents of Alexander E. Kerr, including sermons, notes, personal writings and essays, certificates and degrees, pamphlets, publications, newspaper clippings, two photographs, and some correspondence.

Kerr, Alexander Enoch

Marian Binkley fonds

  • MS-2-172
  • Fonds
  • Bulk, 1976-1995
Fonds consist of records related to Marian Binkley's extensive research studies on the fishing industry, particularly the health and safety of fishermen and the effects of the industry on their wives and families. Population data and research on the people of Fogo Island over a period of one hundred years is also included. Records consist of correspondence, surveys with fishermen and their wives, research on the fishing industry (particuarly with regard to health problems and fatalities), notes on findings and research, interview transcripts, and audio recordings of the interviews.

Binkley, Marian

Letters from Arthur Doughty to John Stewart McLennan

  • MS-2-192, SF Box 27, Folder 35
  • File
  • 1902
File contains three letters from Arthur Doughty, written when he was joint librarian of the Legislative Library. The letters primarily discuss the shipping of books to John Stewart McLennan, but also make reference to an exhibit curated by Doughty and some historical letters regarding Louisbourg.

McLennan, John Stewart, Hon., 1853-1939

Letter from Simeon Perkins to William Cahoon

  • MS-2-221, SF Box 31, Folder 3
  • Item
  • 1794
1794 letter to William Cahoon of Port Medway from Simeon Perkins of Liverpool regardling the law surrounding the worrying or killing of sheep by dogs.

Cahoon, William

Latham, Kathleen

File contains an undated (presumably late-1973) Christmas card sent to Kenneth Leslie ("Daddy and Nora") by his daughter Kathleen (Latham) and her husband George. File discusses a visit with Kathleen's sister (and Kenneth's daughter) Rosaleen the previous fall, and announces the birth of their grandson, Joseph Virgil Latham on December 5th [1973], as well as other family updates.

Leslie, Jacquelin

File contains two handwritten letters dated 1971 sent to Kenneth and Nora Leslie, written by Kenneth's niece (daughter of his brother Eric), Jacquelin May Leslie. The first letter, a fragment, discusses Jacquelin's visit to the United States to serve as a caregiver for her friend Mr Eakin (mentioning the illegality of a Canadian citizen working in the U.S.). The second letter discusses receipt of portraits of the Leslies in the mail, her recent move to Toronto (and reminiscences of how "Daddy used to live down the street [Roxborough St. W] in a huge brick house"), the condition of Mr Eakin, well-wishes for Nora's continued recovery, as well as an update on Jacquelin's daughter.

McHugh, Gloria

File contains an undated Christmas card (early 1970s) written by Gloria McHugh, sent to her father, Kenneth Leslie. The card expresses hopes for "good health" and "satisfaction from your much needed work", while expressing regret about delays in writing due to her own illness over the previous summer.

Bell, Jim

File contains a piece of handwritten correspondence sent by Jim K. Bell (Halifax), dated December 28, 1972, to Kenneth Lesile. File acknowledges enclosure of a cheque covering the cost of four copies of Leslie's self-published poetry anthology "O'Malley and the Reds and other poems", as well as a new subscription to The New Man. File also praises Leslie's "determination to resist and fight the fascist bastards" through his continued social-minded publications.

Chapman, G. C.

File contains typed correspondence written by G.C. Chapman (from New Westminster, BC), dated May 11, 1972, and sent to Kenneth Leslie. File acknowledges enclosure of a cheque to ensure renewal of a subscription to Leslie's periodical The New Man.

Daigel, L.

File contains handwritten correspondence written by L. Daigel (of Putney, VT), dated January 1, 1973, and sent to Kenneth Leslie. File acknowledges receipt of a copy of "your book of poems", presumably "O'Malley and the Reds", but laments that "the finest of literature is on the way out" given perceived decline in interest in poetry. File also mentions a cheque enclosure to renew subscription for New Man.

Hester, Hugh B.

File contains fourteen draft typed manuscripts columns and handwritten letters, written by Brigadier-General Hugh B. Hester, a noted critic of American foreign policy, written in 1972 and 1973, submitted to numerous newspapers with copies (as well as a couple of personal handwritten letters) sent to Kenneth Leslie. The topics of the letters include the ongoing "disastrous mistake" of the Vietnam War, the "most ballyhooed" nuclear agreements between Nixon and Brezhnev, the 1972 Presidential Election (declaring that Americans "could not psychologically bring themselves to vote for McGovern because his election would have proven true all those crimes committed by Washington [against the Vietnamese people]" and the developing Watergate scandal.

File contains correspondence sent to the Charlotte Observer, the New York Times, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Senator Michael Mansfield (D-MT), The Nation Magazine, the Asheville Citizen, the Chicago Sun-Times, the Greenville News, and Meyer Robert Field.

The letter written to Leslie, dated July 4, 1973, expresses regret at not yet discussing Hester's recent trip to China, as well as demanding that Nixon should "be dismissed and tried" for his actions regarding the escalating Watergate scandal. The file also includes a draft manuscript of a letter "to the Editor" of Leslie's "New Man Magazine", dated November 27, 1972, responding to newspaper magnate John S. Knight proclamation that the "two-party system will continue to be strong and stable" being incorrect following McGovern's defeat, suggesting that "there were no 1972 presidential elections in any meaningful sense".

Latham, Harold S.

File contains an undated Christmas card, likely from the 1950s or early-1960s, sent by Harold S. Latham, of Kearny, NJ (formerly chief editor of Macmillan Publishing Company), to Kenneth Leslie. File briefly recounts Latham's recent trip to Nova Scotia to visit "Five Islands on Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy", and expresses regret at not having heard from Leslie recently. Latham was Leslie's editor when he published his first collection of poems, "Windward Rock" (Macmillan, 1934).

Lischeron, J. N.

File contains an undated (presumably late 1972) handwritten letter, written by J.N. Lischeron (of Windsor, ON) and addressed to Kenneth Leslie. File acknowledges Mr Lischeron's receipt of a copy of Leslie's poetry anthology "O'Malley to the Reds", and mentions the author's "deepest respect [and] great admiration [for Leslie's] forthrightness and courage to maintain the truthfullness [sic]" he upheld whilst publishing The Protestant and The New Man.
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