This collection consists of documents concerning Sir William Van Horne and his estate on Minister's Island, including grants and deeds, account books, drawings, correspondence, news clippings, and architectural plans.
Le fonds d'archives Normand-Cormier comporte des documents manuscrits et imprimés (2 cm) et une impressionnante collection de photo. La collection de photos comporte 950 photos physiques et plus de 5374 photos numériques. Ces photos présentent différents sujets, principalement situés dans la région de Moncton pendant les années 1900-1990, mais aussi s’étendant au Nouveau-Brunswick. Les photos représentent des événements, des entreprises et des individus.
This fonds consists of some of the photographs and archival material held in the Don Stiles Collection, currently located in the Sussex Train Station with the 8th Hussars Museum. It includes 1 130 newspaper clippings of soldiers who served in the Second World War from Kings County New Brunswick. Also included is are a series of postcards depicting historic buildings and events in the Town of Sussex and in the Camp Sussex Military Base.
This fonds consists of Association of 8th Canadian Hussars Minutes and documents for the years 1969 to 1995, Regimental Council Meetings, the Association Constitution and Mailing list, as well as documents pertaining to the 8th Hussars History, and other Association documents.
Fonds consists of one photograph album, compiled by Mary Ethel Howie while a student at the Mount Allison Ladies' College, and contains 30 small photographs of students and campus views. Also contains copyprints of 2 original photographs of the laying of the foundation stone for the Mount Allison Academy, 15 July 1933, and the two negatives for each photograph that were produced during the reproduction process.
Collection consists Mount Allison University publications, programmes, brochures, invitations and a poster. The contents of the collection document the interests and involvements of this student and her subsequent connections with her alma mater.
Mount Allison University publications. – 1951-1955, 1985. – 4 volumes, 1 leaf of textual records
1.1. Mount Allison University – student’s hand book. – 1951-1952. – 1 volume of textual records 1.2. Mount Allison University – student’s hand book. – 1953-1954. – 1 volume, 1 leaf of textual records Note: Item includes the lyrics to the song entitled “Mount A’s night” (sung to the tune of John Brown’s body). 1.3. Mount Allison University – student’s hand book. – 1954-1955. – 1 volume of textual records 1.4. Reproduction of a special issue of the Argosy Weekly (10 May 1985). – [reproduced 1995]. – 16 leaves of textual records Note: The item was given to the micrographics unit to be added to the microfilm copy of the student newspaper. The original was added to the preservation copies in the archives cage.
Mount Allison University - programmes, brochures and invitations. – 1951-1955, 1965. – 20 leaves of textual records
2.1. Programme – Mount Allison Players Inter-Class Drama Festival. – 23 November 1951. – 3 affixed leaves of textual records 2.2. Invitation – Junior Class banquet in honour of the Senior Class in Allison Hall. – 5 March  – 18 March . – 2 leaves of textual records 2.3. Dinner invitation – sent to Janet from Professor Doris Runciman with an inserted thank you note from F. Burkholder and D. Hoyt. – 26 March 1955. – 2 leaves of textual records 2.4. Programme and menu – Mount Allison Federated Alumni dinner. – 9 May 1955. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.5. Brochure – courses and entrance scholarship at Mount Allison University. – [195-]. – 1 folded leaf of textual records and graphic materials 2.6. Programme – service of dedication of the memorials and gifts of the University Chapel. – 17 October 1965. – 2 folded and affixed leaves of textual records Note: Item includes a note entitled “Chapel history at Mount Allison”. 2.7. Associateship recital programme – Queenie Dempsey (pianist) assisted by Carole Gillis (soprano) and Janet Wallace (accompanist). – 7 March 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.8. Licentiateship recital programme – Alexandre Champoux (pianist) assisted by Myra McKiel (soprano) and Ian Johnstone (piano). – 14 March 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.9. Associateship recital programme – Ian Johnstone (organist) assisted by Joan Phinney (soprano) and Geoffrey B. Payzant (accompanist). – 31 March 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.10. Associateship recital programme – Marlene Johnson assisted by James Chu and Ann Henderson (violinists) and Alexandre Champoux (pianist). – 4 April 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.11. Associateship recital programme – Shirley Atkinson (organist) assisted by Audrey Goold (soprano) and Geoffrey B. Payzant (accompanist). – 7 April 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.12. Programme – Christmas vespers. – 12 December 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records 2.13. Schedule and instructions – Mount Allison Choral Society Halifax tour. – 4 February 1955. – 3 leaves of textual records
Mount Allison University – Conservatory of Music poster. – 1954. – 1 leaf of textual records ; 35.5 x 28 cm
Item is an advertisement poster for the Associateship recital at the Mount Allison Conservatory of Music given by Queenie Dempsey on 7 March 1954 in Beethoven Hall. The contents confirm that she was assisted by Carole Gillis.
Fonds consists a letter of recommendation, honours certificate, diplomas and a panoramic photograph of the Mount Allison student body. The contents of the fonds document the academic and professional development of George Nicholson at the outset of his career.
Letter of recommendation for Hubert Nicholson written by the Secretary of Agriculture for the Province of Prince Edward Island, W.Boulter. – 14 January 1922. – 1 leaf of textual records
Item confirms that Mr. Nicholson was engaged as a teacher at the Augustine Cove School when he was an Inspector of Schools. It comments on his teaching abilities.
Mount Allison University – Certificate of Honour in Mathematics issued to George Hubert Nicholson. – 23 May 1922. – 1 leaf with affixed seal ; 29.5 x 38 cm
Item confirms that he has received second class honours. The item was signed by B.C. Borden and S.W. Hunton.
Mount Allison University Bachelor of Arts diploma issued to Georgium Huberium Nicholson. – May 1922. – 1 leaf of vellum with affixed seal ; 44.5 x 54 cm
Harvard University Master of Arts diploma issued to Georgium Hubertum Nicholson. – 21 June 1923. – 1 leaf of vellum ; 39.5 x 51.5 cm
Panoramic image of the student body of Mount Allison University. – 1922. – 1 photograph (panoramic) : b&w ; 18 x 90 cm
Item features from left to right: the Second Men’s University residence, Centennial Hall, the Owens Art Gallery, Ladies’ College buildings and the Tweedie House in the background.
Fonds consists of a newspaper clippings about First Presbyterian Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, a list of writing titles and a numbered series of correspondence and stories that were created by Margaret Duncan Borden. When between 70 and 75 years of age, Borden wrote a series of forty short stories, reminiscences and letters. She typed a number of carbon copies and sent them from her home in Oklahoma to her grandchildren, including those in Little Shemogue, New Brunswick. Some of the recollections refer to Little Shemogue and Borden’s childhood experiences there, including information about prominent Covenanter families in the community; others relate incidents later in her life, as wife and mother, raising a family with her clergyman husband. Some of the stories indicate date and place of origin, some do not.
Fonds consists of three images removed from Fred Rand’s photograph album featuring the Mount Allison organizations including the women’s senior (1919) and junior (1920) basketball teams and members of the Krooks secret society. The contents of the fonds provide examples of groups that would have been known on campus during the second decade of the 20th century.