- CA MNBM 249
- [after 3 May 1853]
Common Clerk of Saint John
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Common Clerk of Saint John
This fonds consists of a single architectual plan showing land occupied by Victoria Public Hospital and the Polio Clinic, Fredericton, N.B. The plan was surveyed by A. W. McLaughlin, N.B. Land Surveyor, on 20 November 1959.
McLaughlin, A. W.
The fonds consist of a typescript copy of the diary kept by Abigail Chipman Ryerson, wife of Captain John K. Ryerson, during a voyage by sailing ship from Saint John, New Brunswick, to Greenock, Scotland, and back. The voyage began on 27 August and the last entry in the diary was made on 19 December 1847 at Brier Island where the vessel was stayed by a snowstorm.
The diary includes descriptions of everyday life on a ship from a female point of view, including such activities as quilting, sewing, knitting, and cooking. She also mentions Partridge Island, noting the recent arrivals of Irish immigrants there. There is a description of an encounter 24 November 1847 with the abandoned and waterlogged remains of the "Cumbria of Gloucester", located at latitude 50, longitude 40.
Ryerson, Abigail Chipman (née Shaw)
Item is a marble-covered order ledger used by Abner Smith to record transactions between 16 January 1888 and 23 June 1890
Book also contains other items such as receipts and cheques
Abner Smith family (Sackville)
This fonds consists of correspondence, specifications, patents and notes on Abraham Gesner's geological work. There are records of his patents and petitions for patents as well as specifications and plans for manufacturing kerosene. Some personal papers, including a memorandum of a will, an appointment to the Geological Survey of New Brunswick, and the assignment of a mortgage are included.
This personal account lists all those concerned in the trial and conviction of Hutchings for the murder of Bernice Connors near Black's Harbour, 7 June 1942. Both Hutchings and the trial were held in St. Andrews.George Goodeill wrote the account of the trial and the events leading up to it. Goodiell supposedly, disputes some of the information given in the book "Six for the Hangman". The item is also accompanied by newspaper clippings from September-December,1942.
This fonds consists of a book containing the constitution, bylaws and minutes in 1874 for the Acme Base Ball Club.
Acme Baseball Club
A small booklet detailing what Richard Hatfields Conservatives have done for the province of New Brunswick. Their is no specific date attached to the book but the date 1970 is mentioned and that is the date when Richard Hatfield became Premier of New Brunswick so I believe it was made in the early 1970's
An ad for Hamilton Works, International Harvester Company of Canada. It has a illustration of the factory on the cover.
This fonds consists of two Advent Christian hymnals ; account journals including the names of parishioners, employees, and amounts given to the church in Woodstock; and a Women's Home and Foreign Mission Society minute book, including a handwritten 1899 constitution .
Advent Christian Church (Woodstock, N.B.)