Series 1 : six scrapbooks, including mainly correspondence, bills, accounts and receipts of the Crane & Allison merchant and lumber business, and of the building of the Wesleyan Academy, Sackville, New Brunswick. The scrapbooks also include some Sackville Circuit records of the Wesleyan Methodist Church and Sackville School records. In addition, the fonds includes various correspondence regarding the establishment of the Wesleyan Academy and other business matters.
Series 2 : 11 letters; 9 from Enoch Wood, 1 from William Temple, and a copy of one from C.F. Allison to the Honorable A. Campbell, Member of Legislative Council, Nova Scotia.
Series 3 : Letter to C.F. Allison from Humphrey Pickard reporting on the progress of the Methodist Mission, 19 May 1846.
Series 4 : Letter to Rev. William Temple, Cahirman of the New Brunswick (School) District, from C.F. Allison, proposing the establishment of the Wesleyan Academy, 1839.
Series 5 : Letter to C.F. Allison from Cunard and Munn concerning the estate of William Crane and shipping business, 3 February 1854.
Fonds consists of copies of biographical sketches, obituaries, correspondence, and excerpts from publications related to the life and work of Irwin Cameron Mackie, Director of Metallurgy and Research, Dominion Steel & Coal Corporation, Sydney, Nova Scotia; a portrait photograph of I.C. Mackie; and a published copy of "Memorandum re: The Mackie Process for Retarded Cooling of Steel Rails," September 1935, compiled by Max Hickey. The material documents Mr. Mackie's significant research and discovery resulting in the manufacturing of top quality steel rails, and refutes claims made by others regarding this important discovery.
Collection consists of transcriptions of student essays by Esther Rogers, “My Biography” and “The Day I Enjoyed Most This Summer”; letters home to mother and other family members, 1915-1919; diary citations, July and August 1917; and a transcript of "Jean Rogers remembers her sister Esther", taped by David Rogers, 1994.
Fonds consists of a history of the Rensforth Temple, ca. 1980; Roster of members of Rensforth Temple, No. 27, 1931-1984; Register of Deceased Brothers and Deceased Members, 1959, 1967-1982; and a newspaper clipping regarding the initiation ceremony of the Pythian Sisters, 18 November 1930.
Order of the Pythian Sisters, Rensforth Temple, No. 27
Contains a collection of papers relating to Metcalf family genealogy. Includes letters, notes, pedigree charts, etc. almost entirely devoted to the research of the Metcalf family. Also contains photocopy of an introduction to the papers, by Lorne W. Carter, 14 June 1989, and a photocopy of an inventory of the collection of papers, prepared by Lorne W. Carter.
Fonds consists of surname indexes: index to the "History of Sackville", by W.C. Milner; index to the "Estabrooks Family, Sackville, New Brunswick", by Ernest Estabrooks; index to "Genealogical Study of James Cole and Related Maxwell, Cook, Lockhart and Teed Families", by Frank A. Walker.
Fonds consists of postcard pictures removed from Fred R. Rand’s photograph album, consisting of the members of “Krooks,” a student secret society; Senior Ladies Basketball Team, 1919; and Junior Ladies Basketball Team, 1920.