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William Gates Fonds

  • MHS MHS005
  • Fonds
  • 1822, 1829

The fonds contains primary source information regarding William Gates., including business transactions with Silas England and Daniel Geer./ The fonds contains the following series: Legal Documents (1822, 182).

Gates, William

Maynard Beattie Fonds

  • MHS MHS008
  • Fonds
  • 1912-1915

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Maynard Beattie. The fonds contains the following series: Legal Documents (1912-1915 ); Advertisements ( [191-]).

Sornberger Family Fonds

  • MHS MHS003
  • Fonds
  • 1850-1887

The fonds contains primary source documents regarding Harlow and Rodney Sornberger, including customs permits. The fonds contains the following series: Legal Documents (1850-1871); Publicity (1887).

Sornberger Family

Samuel Gale fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1774-1903

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Samuel Gale, including personal letters, list books and notes . The fonds contains the following seires: Correspondence (1787-1840); Miscellaneous (1774-1903).

Gale, Samuel, 1774-1903

Gerald B. Otis Fonds

  • MHS MHS028
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1974]

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding Mrs. Gerald B. Otis, including genealogy of the Jenne family.

Otis, Gerald B.

Louis Daguerre Fonds

  • MHS MHS082
  • Fonds
  • 1824,1851, 1969

The fonds contains secondary source information regarding Louis Daguerre, inventor of the Daguerreotype photograph.

Daguerre, Louis, 1787-1851

Cochrane Family Fonds

  • MHS MHS061
  • Fonds
  • 1905, 1972-1974

The fonds consists of primary source information regarding the Cochrane family. The fonds contains the following series: Correspondence (1972-1974).

Cochrane Family

LaGrange Family Fonds

  • MHS MHS095
  • Fonds
  • 1816, 1974

The fonds contains primary and secondary source information regarding the LaGrange family.

LaGrange Family

James Lee Fonds

  • MHS MHS096
  • Fonds
  • 1837, 1885

The fonds contains the diary written by James Lee concerning a trip to England in 1837 as well as a poster for a public auction concerning the Late James D. Lee.

Lee, James

John Atkinson fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1798 - 1802

The fonds contains primary source information regarding John Atkinson, including correspondence with Samuel Willard.

Atkinson, John

Jonathan Barber fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1813 - 1830

The fonds contains primary source information regarding Jonathan Barber. The fonds contains the following series: Legal Papers (1813); Correspondence (1815, 1830).

Barber, Jonathan

James W. Brill fonds

  • Fonds

The file consists of record of births and deaths in the Brill and Sager families.

Brill, James W.

James Cochran fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1851-10-23

The fonds consists of a Deed by Sheriff sale to James Cochran dated October 23, 1851 at the Township of Brome.

Cochran, James

John Crossett fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1788-12-12

The fonds consists of Will and Testament of John Crossett dated December 12, 1788 at Petersham.

Crossett, John

Henry Cuyler fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1795/06/22

The fonds consists of a lease of farm to Simeon Snow dated June 22, 1795 at Charlotte Co., N.Y.

Cuyler, Henry

Catherine M. Day fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1861/05/17

The fonds consists of several letters between members of the family as well as a filing of the copyrights of the book "Alice Maynard" dated May 17, 1861 at New York.

Day, Catherine M.

Hiram W. Day fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1843/09/21

The fonds consists of a birth certificate, dated September 21, 1843 at St. Johns.

Day, Hiram W.

Hon. Gerald DeCourcy fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1908-07-23

The fonds consists of a statement of the military activities of the Gerald DeCourcy, dated July 23, 1908.

DeCourcy, Gerald

James Eccles fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1834-10-03 ; 1839-05-24

The fonds consists of a letter to Lt.-Col. Craig, Civil Secretary, dated October 3, 1834 at Fredericton as well as a burial certificate dated May 24, 1839.

Eccles, James

Eldridge family fonds

  • Fonds

The fonds contains a genealogy of the Eldridge family (12 pages).

Eldridge Family

James Moir Ferres fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1849; 1852-06-26; 1901; 1962

The fonds consists of a Deed from the Crown for one hundred acres in the Township of Sutton dated June 26, 1852 at Quebec, two newspaper notices regarding Ferres involvement in the riots of 1849 first his charge, and secondly his discharge from Montreal goal, dated April 18, 1849 at Montreal, as well as an address given by J.P. Noyes K.C., before the Knowlton Reading Club of 1901 in which Noyes refers to the electing of Ferres as Brome County's first M.P. and a BCHS Column in the Eastern Townships Advertiser Nov. 29, 1962 in which Harry B. Shufelt writes on same subject.

Ferres, James Moir

Hon. Asa B. Foster fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1873/07/09 , 1945/12

The fonds consists of a complimentary pass on the South Eastern Railway dated July 9, 1873 as well as a magazine article relating to the presentation of a painting of the Hon. A.B. Foster, and incidents in his early railroad career, dated December, 1945.

Foster, Asa B.

Dorothy Dutton fonds

  • CA BU MG057
  • Fonds
  • 1897-2002

Fonds consists of:

  • Photographs: Women's Basketball, 1923-24; group photo in front of McGreer Hall, 1920; Dr. Lansing Lewis, Corporation, 1920; Convocation, visit of the Governor General, Duke of Connaught, leaving Convocation Hall, June 18, 1914.
    -Textual records: Diploma: Arthur William Dutton (father of Dorothy Dutton), B.A. 1897; M.A. 1902.
    -Biographies written by Dorothy Dutton: Rev. R.A. Parrock, Rev. H.C. Burt, Rev. F.G. Vial, Professor A.V. Richardson, Rev. Benjamin Watkins (with photograph - see photo file - PG 057)
    -Golden Key International Honour Society certificate: Dorothy Dutton Honourary Member, dated 2002.

Dutton, Dorothy, 1901-2003

Christine Ljungkull fonds

  • CA BU MG077
  • Fonds
  • 1995-1998

-The Old Lennoxville Golf Club/ Le Vieux Club de Golf Lennoxville. Season Tags (Christine Ljungkull and Doug MacAulay);
-Gaiters Men's Basketball finals: March 21, 1998, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Includes official programme, tickets, and Daily Newsletter of the CIAU Basketball Championship (3 issues);
-Bishop's University Campaign "Partners in Learning" - apron
-"This Campaign's Cooking!"; Granite coaster bearing the Bishop’s crest, green and gold - awarded to campaign canvassing volunteer, Doug MacAulay, husband of Christine Ljungkull, at the Capital Campaign Banquet held [to be verified];
-Gaiterization 1998 - laundry bag;
-2 invitation cards to Bishop's events;
-Lennoxville Golf Club t-shirt;
-Bishop's football socks;
-t-shirt: 1994 Churchill Bowl, Gaiters vs. UWO;
-Photographs: football/fans/"Melonhead" - Cameron Hughes '93, construction and opening of Gazebo 1993; snow sculptures 1993; official re-opening of McGreer Hall; BU Birthday party/cake, December 8, 1993; Time-capsule Sesqui project; Fine Arts Party 1987.
-Homecoming beer bottle Fall 2008.
-Pin: Partners in Learning, Bishop's University Campaign;
-Glass mug: Bishop's Gaiters, Men's Basketball National Champions, 1998.

Ljungkull, Christine

Philip Harry Scowen fonds

  • CA BU MG092
  • Fonds
  • 1949-1986

Fonds (First accession) includes: Correspondence attesting to the many contributions, financial and otherwise, of Philip H. Scowen; 6 photographs, including Convocation, W.B. Scott (inscribed by Scott to Philip Scowen, 1961), sod-turning 1949; Citation for Philip Harry Scowen - conferment of DCL, May 27, 1961; newspaper clippings; 3 issues of The Campus (1949-1951); items of clothing including 4 ties and a purple and white frosh cap; 4 large Bishop's cheering signs (black paint on white cloth), including one which reads "Bishop's Conference Champs 54-55-56"; a white hard-hat featuring the Bishop's crest and Philip Scowen's name.

Second accession includes:

Dr. Philip Harry Scowen:
Sherbrooke Record, 1968
DCL recipient at Bishop's, 1961
50 years old, 1956
44 years old, 1950
32 years old, 1938 (photo by Notman)

Mrs. Eulah Ammis Reed Scowen:
Robin Watt portrait, 1962
50 years old, 1950

Philip Herbert Scowen:
40 years old, 1977 Trinity College School, 1953
15 years old, 1952
Bishop's University graduation 1950
Selwyn House School Boy Scouts photo, 1947
5 years old, 1942

Philip Reed Scowen:
wedding photo, 1956

President of Athletics, 1959
Bishop's minor award, 1958
Westmount High School, 1955-1956
Bishop's University diploma B.A. 1959

Scowen, Philip Harry, 1906-1989

Marie-Aimée Warrot fonds

  • CA BU MG042
  • Fonds
  • 1913-1971

The fonds contains some source material on the musical career of Marie Aimée Warrot from 1930 to 1967. It consists of documentary materials of various types, including biographical information, correspondence, newspaper clippings and reviews, recital programmes, photographs, scrapbooks, and various other items. It is comprised of the following series:

  • Biographical information (c1971),
  • Correspondence (1938-1973),
  • Photographs & Franz Liszt daguerreotype print (1939-1954),
  • Newspaper clippings and reviews (1942-1973),
  • Scrapbooks (1958-1967),
  • Programmes of piano recitals (1930-1955),
  • Emile Sauer music composition (1913),
  • Emile Sauer sound recording,
  • Ludwig van Beethoven last will and testament reproduction,
  • Frédéric Chopin hand casting (1949),
  • Frédéric Chopin bronze medallions (1949),
  • Publications;
  • Les Grand Interprètes: Wilhelm Backhaus (1958), Pablo Casals (1955), Alfred Cortot (1955), Edwin Fischer (1954), Walter Gieseking (1954), Wilhelm Kempff (1954), Yehudi Menuhin -
    Georges Enesco (1955), Andrès Segovia (1955).

Marie-Aimée Warrot

Sidney J. Davies fonds

  • CA BU MG056
  • Fonds
  • 1936-1938

-Examination report. Senior Final year, June 1938.
-Convocation Program, 1938. Annotated.
-2 letters from Principal A.H. McGreer re. Scholarships: October 14. 1936 and October 8, 1937.
-Yearbook, 1935.
-Photographs of teams and faculty most of which appear in the 1938 yearbook.

Davies, Sidney J.

Anna LeBaron fonds

  • CA ETRC P022
  • Fonds
  • 1885-1989

The fonds contains source material on the architecture of the Eastern Townships, in particular Stanstead County. It also contains material on Edwin Bean, an ancestor of Gordon Lebaron who farmed in Hereford in the 19th century. The fonds includes files on the architecture of various buildings (houses, schools, churches, mills) and material related to various local subjects. The fonds consists of research notes, press clippings, photographs, and ledgers. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Manuscript Notes on Architecture ([197-?]), Architectural Files (1905-[197-?]), Universalist Church ([1933?]-1989), Stanstead ([1966?]-[197-?]), Diary and Account Books of Edwin Bean (1885-1897), and Miscellaneous Documents (1892-[1976?]). The last of these contains photographic prints (from a series called 'Bird's Eye Views') of Beebe, Coaticook, Lennoxville, Sherbrooke, and Waterloo in the 19th century.

LeBaron, Anna, 1908-2000

Louis-Philippe Demers collection

  • CA ETRC P030
  • Fonds
  • [1863?]-[1985?]

The collection contains source material on the history of the Eastern Townships and more specifically, of the city of Sherbrooke in the 20th century. Holdings relate to such varied topics as the daily La Tribune, Sherbrooke's centenary, land granting in the 18th and 19th centuries, the teaching of the arts and the Eucharistic Conference of 1959. The collection consists mainly of press clippings, photographs, postcards, registers, and contracts. Most of the documents on land grants in the Eastern Townships are copies of documents held by the National Archives of Canada. The content of the press clipping files are also copies of articles from local newspapers. The collection is comprised of the following series: Press Clipping Files (1937-[198-?]), Images, Photographs and Postcards (1885-[1959?]), Registers of the Council of Arts and Manufacturers of the Province of Quebec (1903-1953), Land Grants in the Eastern Townships (1863-1985), and Miscellaneous Documents ([1883?]-1984). The series 'Land Grants in the Eastern Townships' contains an original of Putnam and Gray's 1863 Map of the District of St. Francis Canada East, cut up in pieces.

Demers, Louis-Philippe, 1912-1986

Estrie-Vie fonds

  • CA ETRC P035
  • Fonds
  • [1980?]-1983

The fonds contains source material on Estrie-Vie's interventions in 1982 and 1983 and more general material on the development of the hydroelectric industry in the Eastern Townships in the 1980s. It is comprised of the following series: Constitution and By-laws (1982), Notes of the Board of Directors (1982-1983), Briefs and Reports (1982-1983), Lists of Members and Affected Landowners ([1982?]-[1983?]), Correspondence (1982-1983), Public Hearings (1983), Hydro-Québec (1981-1983), Scientific Studies ([1982?]-[1983?]), Newspaper Clippings (1981-1983) and Miscellaneous Documents ([1980?]-1983).

Estrie-Vie (Sherbrooke, Que.)

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