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Poems by Joyce Barkhouse

File contains typescript and handwritten poems by Joyce Barkhouse: "Hostess" (unpublished); "The Happy Clam" (unpublished); "The Chickadee"; "Nostalgia" (rewrite); "Annapolis" (published posthumously in "Whispers of Mermaids and Wonderful Things," 2017); "The Shades of Night" (written at age 15); "Vengeance" (unpublished); "Little Hunter" (unpublished); "Snow" (published); "A Winter Prayer"; "The Frightened Witch" (published); "Little Hunter"; "First Pet"; and "After School." The file also includes a copy of "Obedience" by Isaac Watts (1674-1748).

Interview with John Paterson

File consists of video recordings and a transcription of an interview with John Paterson. The interview was conducted by Anna Quon at the Gorsebrook Institute on the Saint Mary`s University Campus on October 19, 2010. This was the fifth interview conducted as part of the Our Voices Matter Project. The interview touches on a wide range of topics, including John's childhood in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, experiences with anxiety and depression, and other aspects of his personal life.

Paterson, John

Let our spirits soar : the voices of our past : [poster]

File contains three copies of a poster for two concerts by the Halifax Camerata Singers in collaboration with the Sirens (Kelsea McLean, artistic director). They performed at the Park Royal United Church in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island and at the First Baptist Church in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Atlantic Canada sings

File contains a program and poster for a concert presented by the Confederation Centre for the Arts. The program included performances by the Christ Church Cathedral Trebles from Fredricton, New Brunswick, conducted by Jeffrey Campbell, and the Halifax Camerata Singers, conducted by Jeff Joudrey and accompanied by Diana Torbert.

Captain Robert N. Anderson fonds

  • MS-2-504
  • Fonds
  • [18--] - 1946
Fonds consists of materials regarding Captain Robert N. Anderson's activities as a shipmaster, including a ship's logbook, a bill of sale for the schooner Corona and receipts of goods freighted by the Corona. Records also include correspondence sent to Anderson by his family.

Anderson, Robert N.

Receipt book for travel and communications

File contains a receipt book for travel and communications expenses from May to September. Locations include Kentville, Halifax, Bathurst, New Glasgow, Sydney, Charlottetown, Moncton, and Woodstock. Financial charges include trains, cars, buses, wires, phone calls, and permits.

Citizen Ambassador Program information and other documents

File contains posters for the "1864" Historical Costume Showcase, a letter about the 1864 Costume Workshop, a schedule for Charlottetown Heritage and History Day, a paper called "Re-creating our Heritage: A paper, presented to the Charlottetown Confederation Players on the merits of recreating an image of the island historical heritage," other correspondence with the Charlottetown Confederation Players and the Historical Costume Initiative, correspondence with the Capital Commission, several fabric samples, and photocopies of a notebook with notes about the construction of various objects (possibly set pieces). The file also contains documents related to Doyle's participation in the Citizen Ambassador Program Theatre Education Delegation to the People's Republic of China, including an application for life and disability insurance and information about a short term travel grant from the Canada Council.

Letters and from students following school visits

File contains letters and cards from students at St. Theresa's School (St. John's, Newfoundland), correspondence with illustrator Brenda Clark, and correspondence and copies of photographs from Budge Wilson's visit to Donagh School (Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island).

Joseph Sherman : part 1 of 2

File is an audio reel containing an episode of Title Waves. This episode is the first part of a two-part series with Joseph Sherman, a poet from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. The episode was recorded August 10, 1990 and aired August 23, 1990.

Daily reports from shows and rides

File contains daily reports from the Bill Lynch Shows shows and rides from June to September 1951. The reports are from Halifax, Saint John, Amherst, Chatham, New Glasgow, Saint Stephen, Woodstock, Campbellton, Fredericton, Bridgewater, Charlottetown, Lunenberg, and Sydney. Areas that are filled out include name of attraction, starting number, finish number, tickets, price, gross, and total.

Receipts

File contains 28 receipts and one envelope for the Bill Lynch Shows from June - August, 1951. Some of the receipts are for services including "grind shows", "girl shows", and "esquire." The locations include Moncton, Campbellton, Charlottetown, Lunenberg, New Glasgow, Fredericton, Amherst, Woodstock, Halifax, Saint Stephen, and Saint John.

Electronic email messages of Budge Wilson regarding a talk at the eighth L. M. Montgomery Conference

File consists of the typescripts of electronic email messages of Budge Wilson regarding a talk at the 8th L. M. Montgomery Conference held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, June 25-29, 2008. Includes seven information booklets for the Conference. Also includes newspaper clipping from Charlottetown's "The Guardian" (June 14, 2008, C1).

Ings, Mrs.

Copy photo? of one man seated, looking to the side; 3/4 pose. Date on plate reads: Nov. 16th, and date on paper attached at top of plate reads: "April 1890". Address: The Esplanade, Charlottetown

Photograph of the exterior of the Island Telephone Company central office, taken from the right

Item is a photograph of the exterior of the Island Telephone Company central office in Prince Edward Island, taken across the street and from the right. Several vehicles and two other buildings (a Producer's Co-op Associtation Appliance and Farm Supply depo and Dairy and Poultry department) are visible beside the building.

"P" correspondence

File contains an alphabetical file of correspondence between Himmelman Supply Company and correspondents with names beginning with P. Correspondents include Palmer Refrigerator Company, Plymouth Cordage Company of Canada, T.S. Pattillo and Company, Captain Cecil Parsons, Palmetto Shipping Company, and others.

Letters and drawings from students at L.M. Montgomery School

File contains letters from students in Laurie Hannan's grade 9 English class at Richomd Regional High School after completing an author study on five of Budge Wilson's books: "Sharla," "Oliver's Wars," "Thirteen Never Changes," "Lorinda's Diary," and "Breakdown."

Photograph of the exterior of the Island Telephone Company central office, taken from the left

Item is a photograph of the exterior of the Island Telephone Company central office in Prince Edward Island, taken across the street and from the left. Several vehicles and three other buildings (a meat market, Isabel's Beauty Shop, and a sweets store) are visible beside it. The view of the building is partially covered by trees.

Joseph Sherman : part 2 of 2

File is an audio reel containing an episode of Title Waves. This episode is the second part of a two-part series with Joseph Sherman, a poet from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. The episode was recorded August 10, 1990 and aired August 30, 1990.

Milton Acorn discussed

File is an audio reel containing an episode of Title Waves. This episode features a discussion of Milton Acorn (1923 - 1986), a Canadian poet from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. The episode was recorded September 5, 1990 and aired September 6, 1990.