- MS-2-400, SF Box 42, Folder 5
Forbes, Martin Leslie, 1843-1919
Forbes, Martin Leslie, 1843-1919
Bridgewater Lawn and Tennis Club.
This fonds consists of documents illustrating the diverse interests of James Edward Dickie and his family. While nearly all of the records date from the ownership of the Stewiacke general store by James E. Dickie and his son Edwin, the fonds does contain one letter-book from 1924, when James R. Fulton managed the store.
This fonds consists of documents which fall into three main categories: business records related to the companies owned by the Dickies; correspondence which contains a mixture of both personal and business records; as well as the personal records of the Dickie family.
The fonds contains the following series: General Store (J.E. Dickie and Company; J.E. Dickie and Son; Edwin Dickie); Lumber Company (Dickie and Company); Nova Scotia Telephone Company; Stewiacke Valley and Lansdowne Railroad; Letters and Communications; James Edward Dickie; Harriet Tupper (Mrs. James E. Dickie); Edwin Dickie; Rev. Dr. Henry Dickie; and Rachel Dickie (Upham? – lodger in 1901 census).
James E. Dickie and Company.
Scott Paper Company.
Acadia Gas Engine Company.
Dominion Chair Company.
Frieze and Roy.
Ledger 1893-1994 of John S. Jenkins later used as a journal 1936-1942 by Henry S. Jenkins. Cheque books - January 24, 1929 - August 4, 1930; October 4, 1941 - June 9, 1942; Agreement of sale - Henry S. Jenkins and Johnson and MacDonald, New Glasgow, June 24, 1942; Will of Henry S. Jenkins May 27, 1932 (photocopy); miscellaneous invoices and sales slips, 1942
Note: The real name is Harry S. Jenkins, not Henry. Resource records are being created under Jenkins, Harry S.
Jenkins, Harry S.
Atlantic Symphony Orchestra (Halifax, N.S.).
Dalhousie University. University Libraries.
Provincial Oils Inc.
Smith, James M
Barrington & Cape Island Steam Ferry Company Limited.
Davison, Charles, Captain, 1854-1938
Crane, Silas H.
Robinson, William R.
Wentworth Valley Rural Telephone Company.
Robert Dawson and Son.
Adams and Knickle Limited.
Logan, Charles Tupper, 1867-1961
Marsh, Jonathan Borden, Captain, 1841-1934
E.J. Longard and Co.
Londonderry Iron Co.
The fonds contains business correspondence between the Halifax Seed Company and their associates worldwide as well as two ledger books. Advertisements and printed matter originally enclosed with correspondence provide an insight into the 1960s relevant beyond their connection to the Halifax Seed Company.
The company has been in operation for 137 years, yet the collection lacks information before 1956 and after 1965.
Halifax Seed Company.
Marine Workers Federation.
Provincial Workmen's Association, Pioneer Lodge No. 1.
La Have Outfitting Company.
McKean, Harold Ross, Dr., 1910-1991
Londonderry Stoves Co.
Charman & Grant.
This fonds consists of records which document the personal and business activities and interests of Alfred Dickie and, to a lesser extent, those of his immediate family and employees. Although the records span Dickie’s lifetime, few relate to his childhood, education, or final two years of life. Some items, in particular those concerning his export lumber business or his travels, derive from various places in North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, and South Africa, though by far the majority are found to be located within Nova Scotia.
The fonds includes correspondence, business and administrative records, speeches, photographs, legal documents, and plans, among other materials. Records are chiefly in English, although a very small portion are in French, Norwegian, Finnish, Spanish, and Italian.
Pickford and Black Ltd.