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Lively Stone Chapter, No. 16, Freemasons (Stanstead) fonds.

  • CA ETRC P204
  • Fonds
  • 1913-1982

The fonds contains primary source material on the Lively Stone Chapter, No. 16. It consists of notices of meetings, correspondence, cash books, dues books and a membership register. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Administration (1981-1982), Finances (1913-1982), and Membership (1913-1978).

Lively Stone Chapter, No. 16, Freemasons (Stanstead, Que.)

Way's Mills Women's Institute fonds

  • CA ETRC P105
  • Fonds
  • 1930-1965

The fonds contains source material on the organization and the activities of the Way's Mills Women's Institute from 1930 to 1965. It is comprised of the following series: History (1954-[1965?], Minutes (1955-1965), Treasurer's Book (1959-1965), Programmes (1930-1932), Anniversaries (1954-1964), and Press Clippings (1945).

Way's Mills Women's Institute (Way's Mills, Que.)

William Hoste Webb fonds

  • CA ETRC P092
  • Fonds
  • [185-?]-[1884?]

The fonds contains source material on the professional activities of William Hoste Webb and the development of the Richmond and Wolfe ridings from 1850 to 1890. It consists mainly of correspondence from Webb's legal clients, his fellow parliamentarians (including George Etienne Cartier), his constituents, and his supporters. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Correspondence ([1852?]-[1884?]), Appointments (1854-1863), Life Insurance (1863), and Miscellaneous Documents ([185-?]-[186-?]).

Webb, William Hoste, 1820-1890

Edward Short fonds

  • CA ETRC P134
  • Fonds
  • [1776?], 1852-[190?]

The fonds contains source material on Edward Short and his family. It consists of an act, correspondence, biographical notes, two diplomas, and a will. The fonds is comprised of the following three files: Edward Short (1852-[190-?]), Robert Short (1857), Alice (Quirk) Siderfin ([1776?]).

Short, Edward, 1806-1871

Hunting family fonds

  • CA ETRC P160
  • Fonds
  • [18--]-[1853?], 1902

The fonds contains source material on the Hunting family and their activities during the nineteenth century. It consists of correspondence, compositions, an account book, a memorial notice, and a sketch. The fonds consists of the following series: Correspondance ([183-?]-[1853?]), Compositions ([184-?]), Building Plan ([18--]), Account Book ([1846]), and Memorial of May Catherine Hunting (1902).

Hunting (family)

Municipality of Ascot fonds

  • CA ETRC P095
  • Fonds
  • 1831-1891

The fonds contains source material on the development of roads, education, and land ownership in the Municipality of Ascot from 1830 to 1890. It relates mainly to the relations of Ascot Municipal Council with residents, other municipalities (Sherbrooke, Compton, Westbury), and provincial government agencies. The fonds consists mainly of reports and notices on road and bridge construction and maintenance, produced by the local surveyor and his assistants and by the Deputy Grand Voyer. Residents' petitions, Municipal Council correspondence, and land-sale contracts are also present. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Roads and Bridges (1845-1872), Real Estate and Taxation (1831-[1881?]), Education (1846-1851), and Miscellaneous Documents ([185-?]-1891).

Municipality of Ascot (Ascot, Que.)

Baker family fonds

  • CA ETRC P097
  • Fonds
  • [191-?]

The fonds contains source material on the members of the Baker family and their activities at the start of the 20th century. It consists of an album of photographs of individuals and groups who are probably family members and friends and a postcard. Some of the photographs depict horses and farm buildings.

Baker (family)

Margaret Naylor fonds

  • CA ETRC P128
  • Fonds
  • 1901-1941, predominant 1928

The fonds contains information on Margaret Naylor's trip across Canada in 1928. It consists of a photo album, which includes detailed personal comments, postcards, photographs, and tourist information clippings.

Naylor, Margaret, 1905-1994

Pope Gray fonds

  • CA ETRC P119
  • Fonds
  • 1869-1874, [19--]

The fonds contains source material on the attack of Pope Gray and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Berkley Gray, by Fenians on June 15, 1869 in Ballinlough, Ireland, and Pope Gray's family tree. It consists of press clippings, correspondence, a testimonial from the Lord Lieutenant, and a family tree. It is comprised of the following files : Scrapbook (1869-[19--]), Testimonial (1869), and Family tree ([19--]).

Gray, Pope

Goodin family (Bury) fonds

  • CA ETRC P197
  • Fonds
  • [187-?]-1950

The fonds contains primary source information on the education and social activities of the Goodin family in Canterbury and Bury from the 1870s to 1950. It consists of largely of correspondence, school reports, exams, composition books and a photograph. Among the correspondence are two wedding invitations: one for the marriage of Augusta Bennett and Samuel Lake, and another for Lizzie Clark. The identified authors of the correspondence are: John and Lucy Goodwin - George's brother and sister-in-law, Allen Snelling, Robert Clark, and Janet Rowe. The fonds is comprised of the following files: George Goodin Corrsepondence (1883-1890), Edith Goodin Correspondence (1948-1950) and Education ([187-?]-1949).

Goodin (family)

Estelle Olivier fonds

  • CA ETRC P011
  • Fonds
  • 1969-[1989?]

The fonds contains source material on the artistic activities of Estelle Olivier from 1969 to 1992 in Sherbrooke. It consists of illustrated poems and songs, a short biographical sketch, and a bibliography of Olivier's works.

Olivier, Estelle

Danville Academy fonds

  • CA ETRC P013
  • Fonds
  • [1863?]-[1876?]

The fonds contains source material on the operations, curriculum and students of Danville Academy from 1860 to 1880. It consists of a calendar for the 1863-1864 school year, and a grade book possibly covering the period of 1864 to 1876. Newspaper clippings are glued into the grade book.

Danville Academy (Danville, Que.)

Ewing family fonds

  • CA ETRC P018
  • Fonds
  • 1837-1931

The fonds contains source material on the Ewing family's living conditions during their trip to Canada in 1837 and in the Township of Melbourne from 1838 to 1900. The fonds also provides biographical data on some members of the Ewing family, including John Ewing, Mayor of the village of Melbourne. The fonds is comprised of the following series : Genealogical and Biographical Documents (1837-[1900?]), Letters of Reference and Travel Notes (1837), Correspondence (1842-1931) and Diploma and Certificate (1863-1878).

Ewing (family)

Stanstead County Teachers Association fonds

  • CA ETRC P175
  • Fonds
  • [194-?]-1966

The fonds contains source material on the organization and activities of the Stanstead County Teachers Association from 1942 to 1966. It consists of minutes, a constitution, financial information, correspondence and membership lists. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Constitution ([194-?]), Minutes (1942-1966), General Ledger, Membership and Financial Information (1946-1966) and Correspondence (1956-1966).

Stanstead County Teachers Association (Stanstead, Que.)

North Hatley Library Association fonds

  • CA ETRC P155
  • Fonds
  • 1898-2010

The fonds contains source material on the history, administration, finances, activities, Board of Lady Managers, committees, subscription, accession, visitation, and construction of the North Hatley Library Association and its Library from 1898 to 2010. It consists of the Articles of Incorporation, by-laws, minutes, financial records, reports, correspondence, subscriber records, accession records, a specification for construction work, and a visitor book. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Administration of the Association (1898-1998), Administration of the Library (1901-2010), Special Events and Projects (1974-2000).

North Hatley Library Association (North Hatley, Que.)

North Hatley Playhouse fonds

  • CA ETRC P139
  • Fonds
  • 1943-1961, [199-]

The fonds contains source material on the artistic activities of the North Hatley Playhouse in North Hatley from 1956 to 1961. It is also of value as a source of information on the productions of the Community Club Players. The fonds is comprised of the following files: Programmes (1943-1962), Posters (1946), History ([199-]), Scrapbook ([1948]-1957), Correspondence (1956) and Photographs (1950 [copied 2011]).

North Hatley Playhouse (North Hatley, Que.)

James H. Smith fonds

  • CA ETRC P132
  • Fonds
  • [190-?]-1908

The fonds contains source material on James H. Smith's professional activities as a machinery merchant, a maple sugar dealer, and his activities as a member of the municipal Council of the village of Sutton. The fonds consists mainly of correspondence, an obligation form, promotional material, invoices, masonic meeting cards and a municipal financial statement. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Personal Life (1907-1908), and Professional Life ([190-?]-1908).

Smith, James H., 1865-1926

Child Welfare Clinic of Sherbrooke fonds

  • CA ETRC P151
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1989

The fonds contains source material on the administrative and charitable activities of the Child Welfare Clinic of Sherbrooke from 1920 to 1989. It consists mainly of minutes, correspondence, a charter, financial statements, reports, and press clippings. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Administration (1920-1974), Financial Resources (1924-1980), Activities ([1946]-1989), and Public Relations ([1946?]-[1964?]).

Child Welfare Clinic of Sherbrooke (Sherbrooke, Que.)

Independent Order of Foresters, Court Bury, No. 3609 fonds

  • CA ETRC P174
  • Fonds
  • 1902-1942

The fonds contains source information on the financial and insurance activities Independent Order of Foresters, Court Bury, as well as on personal information of the members in Bury, in Compton County from 1902 to 1942. It consists of a minute book, a financial ledger and a roll book. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Minutes (1902-1904), Finances (1902-1942) and Membership (1902-1904).

Independent Order of Foresters, Court Bury, No. 3609 (Bury, Que.)

Homer L. Flannery fonds

  • CA ETRC P184
  • Fonds
  • 1908

The fonds contains source material on H.L.Flannery's business from 1908. It consists of notices of overdue taxes, correspondence, and an invoice. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Personal Correspondence (1908) and Business Correspondence (1908).

Flannery, Homer L., b. 1874

Celtic Research Group fonds

  • CA ETRC P045
  • Fonds
  • [1979?]-1989

The fonds contains source material on the Scottish emigration to the Eastern Townships. It consists of a four-volume unpublished study entitled Celts of Compton County; eight interviews with descendants of Scots settlers; a map showing the 'Pionneer Scotch Settlements in Compton County'; and a list of materials deposited with the Compton County Historical Museum Society by the Celtic Research Group. 'Celts of Compton County' includes photocopies of pictures, photographs, maps, press clippings, and old textual records. It contains the following series: Celts of Compton County ([1979?]), Interviews (1982-1985), and Material Deposited in the Compton County Historical Society (1989).

Celtic Research Group (Compton, Que.)

Robert B. Speer fonds

  • CA ETRC P050
  • Fonds
  • [193-?]-[1944?]

The fonds contains source material on various aspects of the history of the city of Sherbrooke in the 19th and 20th century, including population, colonization, institutions, industries, and politicians. It consists of manuscript notes by Robert B. Speer and two press clippings.

Speer, Robert B., b. 1882

Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Sherbrooke\Lennoxville Branch fonds

  • CA ETRC P051
  • Fonds
  • 1945-1988

The fonds contains source material on the activities of the Sherbrooke\Lennoxville Branch of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs from 1945 to 1988, and thus indirectly provides information on the interests of Sherbrooke-area residents in international affairs. It is comprised of the following series: By-laws (1965-1981), Norms and Procedures (1963-1982), Minutes and Agendas (1965-1987), Accounting and Financial Documents (1945-1988), Members (1945-1988), Speakers (1945-1988), Correspondence (1945-1988) and Miscellaneous Documents (1947-1978).

Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Sherbrooke\Lennoxville Branch (Sherbrooke, Que.)

Girl Guides of Canada. St. Francis District fonds

  • CA ETRC P053
  • Fonds
  • 1938-1988

The fonds contains source material on the preparation and carrying out of activities organized by Lennoxville companies. It consists of minutes, activity reports, and membership lists for the District and for the Waterville and North Hatley companies. It is comprised of the following series: General Meeting (1976-1977), Committees (1973-1979), Membership Lists (1977-1987), Local Associations and Groups (1938-1988), and Press Clippings (1973-1987).

Girl Guides of Canada. St. Francis District (Lennoxville, Que.)

Girl Guides of Canada. Dufferin District fonds

  • CA ETRC P054
  • Fonds
  • 1974-1988

The fonds contains source material on the activities organized by the District. It is comprised of the following series: Reports (1974-1978), Membership Lists (1978-1988), Registration of a Local Association (1974), and Press Clippings (1974-1983).

Girl Guides of Canada. Dufferin District (Stanstead, Que.)

Girl Guides of Canada. Newton District fonds

  • CA ETRC P055
  • Fonds
  • [197-]-1989

The fonds contains source material on the preparation and carrying out of activities organized by the District and its companies. It is comprised of the following series: Minutes (1975-1983), Annual Reports (1977-1978), Membership Lists ([197-]-1989), Organization of Activities (1978-1980), and Press Clippings (1976-1978).

Girl Guides of Canada. Newton District (Sherbrooke, Que.)

Daniel Thomas fonds

  • CA ETRC P068
  • Fonds
  • [1809?]-1875

The fonds contains source material on Daniel Thomas's professional activities, the lands he owned, and the settlement of the Melbourne region during the first half of the 19th century. It consists largely of notarized and legal deeds; correspondence; and maps of Clifton, Melbourne, and Westbury dating from the 1830s. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Correspondence (1816-1854), Notarized and Legal Deeds (1819-1875), Maps of Clifton, Melbourne, and Westbury ([1830?]), and Miscellaneous Documents ([18--]).

Thomas, Daniel Sr.

James Miller fonds

  • CA ETRC P069
  • Fonds
  • 1858-1908

The fonds contains source material on the commercial activities of James Miller at the beginning and at the end of his career. Moreover, it gives insight into his friendship with Wilfrid Laurier, Prime Minister of Canada from 1896 to 1911. The fonds consists of the following series: Miller Brothers Ledger (1858-1859), James Miller & Co. Publicity (1899), Wilfrid Laurier Correspondence (1902, 1908), and Financial Statement (1892).

Miller, James, 1834-1914

Hiram Davis fonds

  • CA ETRC P070
  • Fonds
  • 1850-1897

The fonds contains source material on Hiram Davis's activities as a businessman in the townships of Barnston and Hatley from 1850 to 1893. It also provides information on the management of his estate. By consulting the deeds for his properties, his insurance policies, his leases, and the receipts for his land-tax payments, researchers can get a good idea of the value of his holdings. The mortgages, promissory notes, and other financial documents testify to the importance of financial activities in his life. The inheritance documents provide a record of the management of his first wife's inheritance, his own, and that of his second wife, who died in 1895. The only information the fonds contains on his mayorship consists of a confirmation that he served as Mayor of Barnston. The fonds is comprised of the following series: Landowner, (1850-1888), Businessman, (1851-1887), Mayor (1867-1878), Assorted Legal Papers (1858-1868), Correspondence ([189-]), and Documents of Inheritance (1874-1897).

Davis, Hiram, 1809 or 1810-1893

Elizabeth Frances Hale fonds

  • CA ETRC P071
  • Fonds
  • 1904

The fonds contains source material on the military career of Hale's great grandfather, General John Hale, and the political career of her grandfather, the Honourable John Hale. It consists of an autographed letter from Hale herself to an unidentified man, dated from Sherbrooke on 27 May 1904 and providing information on General John Hale and the Honourable John Hale.

Hale, Elizabeth Frances, 1831-1918

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