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Charles Smith Collection

  • CA CCA 556
  • Fonds
  • 1789-1990

This collection contains documents belonging to Reverend Charles M. Smith of Rollingdam, New Brunswick, including both documents related to his research projects into local history as well as his duties as a Reverend. Documents related to these duties include marriage records for marriages performed by Charles Smith, and his notes and drafts for eulogies that were done at funeral services. Documents related to Charles Smith’s research projects include hand drawn and printed maps and drawings, published material and primary documents used by Charles Smith to support his research, and notes on church history, roadwork and early travel, local history, Charlotte County schools, and genealogical data. Also included are St. Croix Courier articles and essays written by Charles Smith, as well as the drafts for those items, and his correspondences, which include letters containing information related to his research and more personal letters.

George Otty Dickson-Otty

  • Item
  • 1881 - 1947

A collection of letters and tax assessment lists written to and/or by George Otty Dickson-Otty, the secretary-treasurer of the Municipality of King's County from 1881 to 1947.

Henry Styles' Account Book, Copy #3

  • CA CCA MC 884
  • Series
  • 1835-1990

A copy of the account book of Henry Styles, who operated several mills in the Rollingdam area during the mid-1830s and 1850s. Contains financial information and notes for Henry Styles’ business endeavors such as orders, notes on organizing his time and men, and expenses. Also included are an inventory of Henry Styles’ estate, research notes into Charlotte County’s mills by Harry Martin, as well as newspaper articles on the histories of a few of the mills mentioned in this book.

Henry Styles

Jackie Gibson Collection

  • CA CCA 693
  • Collection
  • 1890 - 2003

This collection contains correspondences, documents, photos, and other types of material related to Joseph and Effie Gibson and their descendants. Most of the correspondence in this collection concerns the oldest son of Joseph and Effie Gibson named Joe Gibson, who was a pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War who went missing during a flight. Many photos of him and his crewmates, his letters home from overseas, as well as his schoolwork and notes from leaning how to fly an aircraft, are also included in this collection. Several items which concern the affairs of John Gibson, Joe Gibson’s younger brother, can be found in this collection. These include correspondences and legal documents related to the estate of Charlotte Gibson, his sister, as well as an agreement between John Gibson and the Canada Railroad Company concerning interest and his land. Most of the personal items and published material in this collection belonged to John Gibson as well, these include publications related to his position as a volunteer firefighter, reports of organizations he belonged to, maps of the Town of St. Andrews, notes related to his work as a stonemason, and other items.

Gibson Family

Macdonald Consolidated School

  • CA PHI 2
  • Fonds
  • 1903-2016

Attesting to the activities of MacDonald Consolidated School. The acquisitions within contain official documents and anecdotal remembrances of the school activities.
This fonds consists of 1978 land surveys, official building plan renovations and records of school activities since 1904. It also contains printed and photographed records of the school alumni society activity and details of school reunions. Letters, notices, newspaper articles, and student lists are included.

Macdonald Consolidated School

Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline Collection

  • CA CCA MC 875
  • Collection
  • 1992-1997

This collection contains documents related to a pipeline project by the Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline, which would bring natural gas from Sable Island to the Saint John region, as well as the Charlotte County region through a lateral addition that would extend south of Lake Utopia. Contains newspaper articles on the project, as well as articles by Mike Whalen representing the Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline and answering questions. Also included are announcements of open houses and informational documents, pamphlets, and booklets. These informational documents discuss both the Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline Project itself, as well as pipelines and natural gas in general.

Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline

Scrapbook of Hazel Creighton

  • Item
  • 1929

A homemade scrapbook fashioned from coloured paper and filled with photographs, news clippings, and stickers. Most of the scrapbook's contents are newspaper clippings containing information on the community, such as marriages and deaths, as well as poetry.

Small Items of Little Interest

  • Item
  • 1826 - 1967

A binder containing 4 photos (3 of which are copies and the 4th of which is an undated photo of the Fullerton house); 11 textual records; 7 newspaper clippings; 6 graphic materials (including 1 bookmark, 1 seasonal card, 1 page of comic strips, and 3 advertisements), 2 maps (1 of which is greatly damaged so no coordinates can be determined), and 1 calendar.

This item was originally categorized as a collection. Because most of the things contained within this binder do not have names or dates attached to them or because they are copies of their original and because they have no relation to each other this binder was converted from collection to item.

Telegraph-Journal Articles on Charlotte County

  • CA CCA MC 876
  • Series
  • 2001-2008

This series contains articles on the First International Lighthouse Challenge at Head Harbour Lighthouse on Campobello, damage to the St. Stephen border crossing, forest and home fires in Charlotte County, the expiration of Fairmount’s Contract as the owner of the Algonquin Hotel, and a special publication titled “St. Andrews and St. Stephen Community Encounters” which contains articles on events for tourists in St. Andrews and St. Stephen.

Telegraph-Journal

Various Unknown Papers

  • CA CCA MC 878
  • Series
  • 1980-1996

This series contains an article with genealogical information for the Machias, Stenben, Columbia, Addison, Harrington, and Eastport areas, various obituaries, Wes Eaton’s memories of Christmas on Deer Island in the 1920s, special church services and events, and a request for assistance from the Lower Elmsville Historic Cemetery Group.