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Walter B McLaughlin solar photograph

This black and white solar photograph is a portrait of Walter B. McLaughlin(1829-1906) as a middle aged man with short trimmed hair and a handle bar mustache. He is wearing a light colored suit jacket and a stripped tie. The solar print has been enhanced with charcoal or pencil to sharpen the image. The frame is very elaborate and made of many layers of frames. The matting has water damage but the image does not appear to be damaged.

Southern Cross by Sherman Lawson

This item is an original watercolor by Sherman Lawson. It is framed in a manufactured frame painted white with glass. The painting is a view from the shore looking out at the rock formation The Southern Cross. There is a three-masted boat in full sail on the water and the cliffs are in the foreground. The sky is yellows and blues and pink of a sunset. There are some water stains on the painting. No signature is visible.

Charles Frederick Allison fonds

  • CA MtA 0001
  • Fonds
  • 1810-1859

This fonds consists of five series:

  • 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.

Allison, Charles Frederick

Israel Longworth fonds

  • CA MtA 0002
  • Fonds
  • [1846?-1901?]

This fonds consists of manuscripts and historical documents pertaining to the Archibald and Longworth families, and Colchester County, Nova Scotia, towns religious groups and family genealogies. Also, included are addresses and lectures by Mr. Longworth, Longworth and Archibald legal and business documents, and a collection of newspapers and journals.

Longworth, Israel

Elsie Pomeroy fonds

  • CA MtA 0003
  • Fonds
  • 1823-1968

Fonds consists mainly of records created and accumulated by Pomeroy as biographer and friend of Charles G.D. Roberts, Canadian poet. Records document Roberts' work, including his interests in the Tantramar area of New Brunswick, and his relationship with Pomeroy as well as Pomeroy's activities as collector and interpreter of Canadian literature mainly between 1920-1950. Files contain correspondence; published and unpublished poetry and prose by Roberts and other Canadian authors of the time; scrapbooks; photographs; postcards; clippings.

Records related to Bliss Carman, Arthur Stringer, Blanche Hume, Isabella Crawford, Dorothy Leisner Roberts, Annie Charlotte Dalton, G.B. Lancaster are also included.

Records belonging to Marshall Saunders and Mary Electa Adams were given to Pomeroy, and are included.

A bibliography of Pomeroy's publications is included in the fonds.

Pomeroy, Elsie May

Tweedie family fonds

  • CA MtA 0004
  • Fonds
  • 1855-1951

Fonds consists of records created and accumulated by members of the Tweedie family, including William and Dorcas (Calkin) Tweedie and their children William Morley Tweedie, Leora Rebecca Tweedie, Nettie Eliza Hayward (Tweedie) Beer, and James Tweedie and his son Thomas Mitchell Tweedie. The contents of the fonds have been divided into 6 sous-fonds and 3 collections.

Tweedie family

Helen Creighton collection

  • CA MtA 0009
  • Collection
  • 1943-1971

Collection contains copies of notes on the traditional, folk, and Gaelic songs, from the Maritimes, contained on the discs made by Helen Creighton for the Archives of Folklore Division, Library of Congress, Washington, 1943-44, and 10 audio reels, on which the songs are recorded.

Also includes thank you letter from George Proctor, Professor and Head of Music Department, 1971, to Helen Creighton, for a letter and the transcriptions of the songs collected.

Creighton, Helen

Eleanor Roosevelt

This series consists of documents pertaining to the activities of Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), wife of Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945), in New Brunswick.

Roosevelt, Eleanor

Miscellaneous materials related to interests of W.C. O'Neill

1 yellow binder containing family interviews, 3 booklets advertising Algonquin hotel, 1 memorandum May 15 1872 between Michael Clark & Edward Pheasant both of St Andrews ref mortgage, Beacon publishing company folder incorporation & its subscribers 1920, letter from Alphonsus B O'Neil to W D Foster Nov 26 1903, second annual report director of technical education for Canada 1921, barristers society of NB September 1931, 1880 journal used as scrapbook contains Shiretown news paper cuttings from November 23 1950-march 1951, souvenir of St Andrews 1896, booklet "Natural winter port of Canada 1890", 3 ring binder scrapbook "Story of St Andrews Arena with Bill O'Neil 1923-1970", 1 black zipped binder contains bills correspondences newspaper cuttings, border cities souvenir 1908 2 pages or more missing from back, The story of the Fighting 26th, St Andrews School System staff handbook 1965-1966, bronze plate of cardinal or pope on block of wood, black ledger type book "St Andrews College students night December 30 1927", turquoise coloured day book used as a scrap book contains newspaper cuttings & players certificate for J A O'Neill, Seth Parkers scrapbook given to Miss O'Neill Aug 14 1958, model drawing book, maroon alphabet book, Cities of Canada book 1953, "One World" magazine dated 1943, Canadian Homes & garden magazine October 1940, 4 Christmas Cards, 1 large maroon coloured scrapbook contains advents from 1951 to 1968, 3 copies of "The Ice Fantasies of 1954, 10 copies of 'The Princess of the Ice" Barbara Ann Scott St Andrews Arena March 17 & 18 1949, St Andrews old home program Aug 1947, notice of burial of William Little & William O'Neil from [The Daily Sun] St john dated Aug 16 1900, Funeral of Dr Frank O'Neill from [The Sun] may 17 1934, 1 small cutting date & source unknown "Death of A. B O'Neill. Small Thank you card from Mrs Barbara Anne King to Mr Wood. Town Of St Andrews report for 1926. Letter dated Oct 1966 To Harry & Mrs O'Hagan from Most Rev W M Duke Titular Archbishop of Seleuvcia. Letter from Associated Docks Ltd Saint John dared 13 Dec 1932, to Mr H O'Neil ref on information on location for building medium deep water discharging dock. Letter from H Mowatt dated 16 December 1932 To Mr N O'Neil, attached 3 pages by Captain Mowatt opinion the approach to the Port of Croix, via Head Harbour, Passamaquoddy Bay & St Croix River, ends report with "I consider St Croix and Passamaquoddy bay equal to any other in the world for a great national port". 5 Page letter from the Cumberland railway Corporation Nova Scotia 8 Aug 1893 to W Foster ref discharge of coal in St Andrews. Various household receipts from Mrs A B O'Neill. 3 page list of extracts from Index Charlotte County Records Justice of Charlotte, date unknown. Document dated 11 Aug 1888 signed by Harry & Georgie Gore, signed in the presence of Henry Smith JP. Letter from John Boltry to Edward Wilson ESQ dated 28 Sept 1857. letter from the Geo O Gustin Fruit & Produce 17 March 1933 to A B O'Neil. Hand drawn sketch of roads in Sturgis South Dakota. Letter from Foreign Exchange Control Board Dec 6 1948. 1/2 page of Tariffs and trade restrictions From Great Britain date unknown. Letter from Alexander & Towle @ The Owen Campobello Island dated 27 may 1901. letter To the Inspector of schools 01 Oct 1898 from Mr Brodie; also letter from M S Carter Oak Bay attached. Letter from Commercial National Bank 20 June 1928 to Mr A B O'Neil. Letter from the Bradley Fertilizer Company 10 July 1893 To W D Forster. Details from the Dept of National Revenue dated 20 May 1938 To Mr A B O'Neill attached is list of Prohibited Publications & 1 letter from the Holy Name Society. List of HouseHolders in St Andrews date unknown. Various O'Neill Business records. Various Newspaper clippings including 24 May 1918 Flash back. 12 pages copies of the History Behind the Charlotte Grammar School.

Alexander Stevenson Papers

Includes - 5 pages of genealogy; copy of deed; newspaper copy of letter to Robert Stevenson from his mother in Scotland; diary of Alexander Stevenson in combination with a record of pupils attending the school in Chamcook starts 1835.

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