This fonds consists of staff registers listing engineers and firemen employed by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company; letter books containing CPR staff appointments; a payroll book including the salaries received by Carleton County residents; timetables; staff bulletins containing news about company operations; and publications of "The Spanner," a magazine published by the CPR, issues dating from 1848-1864 .
This fonds consists mainly of documents pertaining to Dr. T. F. Sprague's professional career as a doctor. There are account books which include the names of his patients, the cost of their visits, amount paid, and in most cases, the purpose of the visit, i.e. dressing for hand, injury. There are notes of whether medicine was given to the patient, but the type of medicine is not named nor whether the patient was cured. Also included are T. F. Sprague's personal financial receipts, correspondence with patients related to money owed, and certificates T. F. Sprague received throughout his career as a physician.
Fonds consists of documents related to William F. Dibblee's position as police magistrate for the town of Woodstock. There are signed statements from witnesses of illegal activities committed in Carleton County, including names, dates, and descriptions of the criminal activity. Also included in the fonds are purchase invoices, made by Dibblee, from Carleton County businesses.
Fonds consists of photographs, certificates, and correspondence pertaining to William Jack Dibblee. Photographs include two portraits of an unidentified man and woman, both formal and informal poses of unidentified individuals, and landscape photographs. There is a 1955 letter to William Jack Dibblee from Hugh John Flemming concerning Dibblee's retirement as a county councillor, and certificates consisting of confirmation, Dibblee's 1959 Masonic Lodge certificate, and Dibblee's 1911 marriage announcement to Grace Dibblee.
This fonds consists mainly of legal documents and correspondence related to Charles Connell's career and activities as a lawyer, politician, businessman, and land owner. Legal documents include deeds, leases, mortgages, bonds, and indentures, all naming transactions made by clients of Charles Connell and legal documents naming Charles Connell as either a purchaser or seller of land. Also contained within the fonds are land grants owned by Charles Connell, including information, such as, county and parish name, acreage, lot number, and the date when it was registered. Correspondence includes business letters regarding Connell's interests in the lumber industry and real estate and personal correspondence of Connell family members.
Fonds consists of records pertaining to the Carleton County Teachers' Institute and its successor body, the Carleton-Victoria County Teachers' Institute. There are minutes and registration books listing names of the original members, topics discussed, and account information. Also included in the fonds are two school registers, both from district 10 Carleton County, parish of Aberdeen, Foreston: from teacher Cassie M. J. Lee, 1924-1925; and from teacher Nora Thompson, 1928.
This fonds mainly consists of legal documents and correspondence pertaining to L.P. Fisher's profession as an attorney in Carleton County. There are signed mortgages, deeds, insurance policies, bonds, and leases written and witnessed by Lewis P. Fisher for clients of his law practice. The documents contain the names of the people or companies involved in the contracts, the cost involved in the transaction, and the location of the property. Almost all of these documents were created during Fisher's partnership with Jones, 1845-1875. Fonds also consists of Lewis Fisher's receipts and financial correspondence mostly written or received by the Commercial Bank while Fisher was acting as its agent. Legal documents concerning Fisher's activities as a land owner include materials pertaining to the sale and purchase of property, cost, descriptions, and location information. Estate materials in the fonds consist of correspondence and account information mostly handled by Allison B. Connell, one of the executors of Fisher's estate.
Fonds consists of documents related to George H. Connell's activities as a land owner and merchant. There are correspondence, deeds, financial information, and descriptions of property. Correspondence includes letters from customers, family relatives, and political associates in Ottawa, and telegrams. Deeds contain the date, description of property, amount, and names of those involved in the transaction. Financial documents include two cash books, a ledger, and insurance renewal for George H. Connell and Charles Connell. Descriptions of property name the location, acreage, and names of owners.
This fonds consists of a 1917-1942 Dunbar Engine and Foundry Company business ledger containing names of Carleton County businesses, the type of service and goods provided to these businesses, date, amount charged, and note of payment received.
Fonds mainly consists of correspondence about the construction of the Lewis Peter Fisher Memorial Library. Correspondence consists of letters to co-executor, Allison B. Connell of the Fisher estate from booksellers, architect, Ernest Fairweather, J. Fred Ryan, and other business associates. Also included is the town council resolution to provide annual funds, the notice of appointment of the library commission, minutes of the first and second meeting in 1914, and Carleton’s 1916 correspondence announcing his resignation.