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"In Fond Remembrance" Card

Item is an envelope addressed to Mr. John. B. Alward, Wood Point, NB, sent from Murray & Company Pictures and Frames, stamped “Port Elgin, AU 25 09”. Inside is a piece of black carbon paper with gold etching, which reads, “In Fond Remembrance of our Dear Ones”, and then lists the death dates of the following individuals: Lucinda Alward (51 years), Emerson Alward (15 years), Frank O. Alward (8 months), Lillian S. Wry (1 year 6 months), Myrtle L. Wry. (2 years 6 months)

"The Family of Weldon in Canada 1732 - 1952"

  • CA THT 2011.17.2
  • Item
  • 1953

Item is book of genealogical history titled: "The Family of Weldon in Canada 1732-1952," written by William S. Weldon.
Book contains a coloured photo of 3 men and 3 women, dated 1975.

1957 Father's Day Card

Item is a card sent to John Alward for Father’s Day from his daughter Pauline (Alward) Spatz, which contains a lock of hair. On the envelope is written “Daddy, June 16, 1957, with love” and on the inside the card is signed Pauline, Albert, and Lucky [her dog].

A Scrapbook of the History of the Hanson Family

  • CA CCA MC21A
  • Item
  • 1976

A scrapbook containing genealogical research by J.C Hanson Jr. Mr. Hanson is a lawyer in Ottawa who visited St. Andrews in 1976 to research the history of the Hanson family of Bocabec. It includes direct lineage of a number of relations ; photocopies of newspaper articles relative to the Hanson family.

Abigail Chipman Ryerson

  • CA MNBM ID50
  • Fonds
  • 1847

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)

Allison Hall Postcard

Item is a postcard addressed to Mr. and Mrs. John B. Alward, sent from their daughter Pauline. The image is of Allison Hall on the Mount Allison University campus.

Alward Blank Wedding Invitation

  • CA THT IWFFonds-2006.14.03-2006.14.03/69
  • Item
  • [1906?]
  • Part of Wry Family Fonds

Item is a blank invitation for the wedding of John B. Alward and Mabel Lena Wry, which took place on June 27, 1906.

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