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Slate and slate pencil.

One school slate with a wooden frame and an accompanying slate pencil. A note on the slate indicates that it was used by Henry B. Bowman (1900-1991), his father Abraham Bowman (1874-1964), Henry's grandfather Levi B. Bowman (1851-1927) and Henry's great-great-grandfather (1789-1866).

Bowman, Henry

Labels: White Wheat Whiskey.

Contains several versions of this label, the earliest labelled "Waterloo Distillery" and one printed by the British American Bank Note Company. Also includes negatives.

Joseph E. Seagram and Sons, Ltd.

Southey, Robert 1774-1843: Pages from one of Southey's notebooks.

Autograph pages from one of Southey's notebooks. Includes lists of Mexican, Greek, Oriental, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish names for possible use in his poetry. Includes ideas for subjects for poems. One or two of the names may have a genuine connection with the poetry of Coleridge. One leaf in Spanish, headed "Papel publico em Madrid..." Nine leaves. Also included is the original auction advertisement for the group.

Davis, Bertram R.

Wordsworth, William 1770-1850: "Inscription for a Seat by a Road Side, Halfway Up a Steep Hill, Facing the South": clipping.

Clipping of poem "Inscription for a Seat by a Road Side, Half Way up a Steep Hill, Facing the South" Morning Post (?) no. 10, 021 (Oct. 21, 1800?) ("thou, who in youthful vigour rich, and light") initialed W.W. in Wordsworth's autograph. Possibly actually T.S. Coleridge's poem.

Davis, Bertram R.

Rieder, Peter : ancestors.

File consists of nine portraits (cartes-de-visites) of members of the Rieder family, seven men and two women, possibly the parents, aunts and uncles of Peter Rieder. Some portraits are identified on verso: Christian Rieder, Sam Rieder, Dan Rieder, and Peter Rieder (d. 1858).

Rieder and Anthes family

Lace sample.

File consists of one piece of lace work, identified as having been created by Caroline Herlan, Marth Rieder's grandmother.

Rieder and Anthes family

Song sheets.

Forty-five song sheets published by E. Nason & Co, New York, New York. Includes an index with brief notes regarding song titles.

Schantz Russell Family

Art reproduction cards.

Ten cards showing reproductions of works of art in black and white. The images are predominately religious in nature depicting the Madonna and scenes from the life of Christ.

Schantz Russell Family

Flagler/Schantz family.

One heads and shoulders group portrait of Melvina Dorthula Flagler, Carrie Flagler Schantz, and Ruth Schantz. Ruth is between her mother and grandmother with her arms around her grandmother's neck.

Schantz Russell Family

Moyer, John Matt.

One full body studio portrait of John Matt Moyer, aged fifteen months. John is wearing a long white gown. Identification from verso.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz family.

One group studio portrait of Josiah Schantz with wife Nancy Kolb Schantz and children Eliza, Benjamin, Abram, Elo and Lorena. Identification from verso.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz family.

Nine glass plate negatives showing a variety of images. Included are landscapes of a forest, a lake and a creek, as well as an image of a rose, of a woman standing in a dress, and a postmortem image of a coffin with a deceased man in it.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz/Flagler family.

One photograph of the Schantz/Flagler family. From left to right: Samuel Adee Flagler, William B. Flagler, Nell Johnston Flagler, Carrie Flagler Schantz, Orpheus Moyer Schantz, Melvina Dorthula Flalger, unknown. The family is shown sitting outside on a lawn.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz, Orpheus Moyer and Ruth.

One cyanotype photograph of Orpheus Moyer Schantz and daughter Ruth Schantz. Orpheus is seated on a swing out front of their home at Morton Park while Ruth stands in front of him. Identification from verso.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz, Ruth.

Three photographs that have been hole punched and tied together. The first shows Ruth Schantz sitting in a wheelbarrow with Carrie Flagler Schantz in front of the home at Morton Park. The second shows Ruth Schantz and Orpheus Moyer Schantz on the steps of the home at Morton Park. The third shows Ruth standing in a garden holding flowers.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz, Tobias Kolb : correspondence received.

Twenty-one letters received by Tobias Kolb Schantz.

Date and Place from: n.d. Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: partial letter.

Date and Place from: [18--] s.l. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: Partial letter.

Date and Place from: December 29, [18--] Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: partial letter; Carson Pirie Scott & Co. envelope with stamp included.

Date and Place from: January 30, 1894 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: partial letter.

Date and Place from: March 28, 1894 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: August 30, 1894 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: Written on Carson Pirie Scott & Co. Letterhead.

Date and Place from: September 8, 1894 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: marked "personal."

Date and Place from: September 25, 1894 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: December 30, 1894 Morton Park, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: March 24, 1887 West Montrose To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: Writes that she has read in the paper "that you have electric light and p.o. boxes since I left, and are going to have the street-cars running between Berlin and Waterloo."

Date and Place from: April 01, 1887 West Montrose To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 23, 1887 West Montrose To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 24, 1887 West Montrose To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: March 28, 1893 Chicago To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: September 05, 1893 Chicago To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: February 23, 1894 Chicago To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 09, 1894 Morton Park, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: January 08, 1896 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 09, 1896 Chicago, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 29, 1896 Chicago To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 08, 1897 Morton Park, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Schantz Russell Family

Schantz, Tobias Kolb and Schantz, Mary (nee Moyer) : correspondence received.

Twenty-one letters received by Tobias Kolb Schantz and his wife Mary Schantz.

Date and Place from: September 7, 1908 Didsbury, Alta. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Florence Annie Catherine, 1879-1938.

Date and Place from: March 24, 1914 Carrott Creek, Alta. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Mary Attachments: Includes Easter postcard, envelope with stamps.

Date and Place from: May 10, 1893 Morton Park To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: August 15, 1895 Chicago To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900 Notes: Writes her letter on letterhead paper: "Chas. Gossage & Co., Importers and Retailers of Dry Goods, Millinery, Carpets, Upholstery, Boys' Clothing and Fine Shoes."

Date and Place from: February 21, 1878 Caledonia [Mich.?] To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844- Notes: "Jokey" letter: compare spelling and grammar to his brother Tobias', different education. Abraham later moved to Colorado and became a well-known builder and contractor. This letter announces the birth of "Leroy" who was to become, among other things, President of the State University of Arizona at Tucson.

Date and Place from: November 18, 1893 Morton Park, Ill. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Etta Lydia Mary, 1866-1900.

Date and Place from: April 28, 1888 Caledonia Sta. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Menno Kolb, 1849-1888.

Date and Place from: January 18, 1891 Caledonia To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844- Notes: Writes about moving West, tried farming "but can't make it pay", "I will work at my trade after this."

Date and Place from: April 24, 1892 Colorado, City To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844- Notes: Writes with enthusiasm about the West: "The mineral water here is splendid, it makes the best lemonade in the world."

Date and Place from: October 02, 1892 Colorado, City To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844- Notes: Writes that their son "Roy" has typhoid fever and that they need a girl to come and help out, preferably one of Tobias and Marys' girls: "Would rather have one of our brothers girls then a strangers."

Date and Place from: May 15, 1898 Colorado City To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844-

Date and Place from: August 22, 1863 Port Elgin To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: Discusses the mill and Tobias's reaction to Benjamin's second wife.

Date and Place from: November 18, 1864 Michigan To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868.

Date and Place from: February 20, 1865 Montgomery County, Wellsville To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: Writes about being broke, with nothing to put crops in.

Date and Place from: June 10, 1865 [Pravia?] Township To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: Includes a note from Sarah Shantz Additional signatories: Shantz, Sarah.

Date and Place from: August 07, 1865 [Pravia?] Township To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: Benjamin writes about Tobias's reaction to his marriage to Margaret Swinton. He also writes about the death of Jacob Schantz, Tobias's brother. Additional signatories: Shantz, Sarah.

Date and Place from: August 21, 1865 [Pravia?], Township To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: Writes asking Tobias if he would come to the States and work with him at the mill, and that he cannot afford to live there much longer if he doesn't sell his home in Canada.

Date and Place from: December 03, 1865 s.l. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: writes about settling his affairs in Canada, selling the property and the mills.

Date and Place from: December 23, 1865 s.l. To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Shantz, Benjamin, 1811-1868 Notes: Writes about his financial state.

Date and Place from: November 03, [18--] [Pennsylvania] To Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 and Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 From Schantz, Mary Gross Nash, 1808-1885.

Date and Place from: July 22, 1900 Colorado City, Colo. To Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 and Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844 and Shantz, Mary Notes: Includes envelope with stamp.

Date and Place from: April 13, 1902 Colorado City, Colo. To Schantz, Mary, 1840-1935 and Schantz, Tobias Kolb, 1842-1925 From Shantz, Abraham Kolb, 1844 & Shantz, Mary Notes: Includes envelope with stamp.

Schantz Russell Family

Snyder, Urban.

One upper body studio portrait, possibly of Urban Snyder, son of Lydia K. Schantz (sister of Tobias K. Schantz).

Schantz Russell Family

Hilborn, Joseph.

One upper body studio portrait of Joseph Hilborn. The edges of the mat are decoratively scalloped. Identification from album.

Originally on page 7 of album 3.

Schantz Russell Family

Photograph blotter sheet.

One photograph blotter sheet from H.A. Huber, Berlin, Ont. Included with photographs as it was originally found in album 2.

Originally between pages 10-11 of album 2.

Schantz Russell Family

Envelope.

An envelope addressed to Orpheus Moyer Schantz when he was living in Hawksville from Uncle Jacob (Jacob Nash Moyer).

Schantz Russell Family

Bowlby family.

File consists of four snapshots of members of the Bowlby family, including Martha Esther Murphy Bowlby, in their garden playing badminton and relaxing.

Bowlby Boyd Family

Boyd, Emma Allen Bowlby.

File consists of one full body studio portrait of Emma Allen Bowlby Boyd. Emma is shown standing in a jungle setting wearing an elaborately decorated dress, holding her hat and umbrella.

Bowlby Boyd Family

Boyd, Emma Allen Bowlby.

File consists of three identical upper body studio portraits of Emma Allen Bowlby Boyd. The portraits have been taken from a larger photograph of Emma, her sisters, and her mother.

Bowlby Boyd Family

Wilkis, Ethel M.

File consists of one three quarter length studio portrait of Ethel M. Wilkis. Verso reads "with much love from Ethel M. Wilkis." Photographer: Bogart Studio, Toronto.

Bowlby Boyd Family

Steam-powered pump of fire engine.

Exterior of gun and locksmith shop of Louis Hedderich located on King Street north. Horse-drawn wagon in front with man in driver's seat. Louis Hedderich in 1889 Directory, not in 1899 Directory

Company of Neighbours

Scrapbook 1.

File consists of a scrapbook compiled by Damaris Smith containing clippings, engravings, stamps and seals, and obituaries and biographies of prominent suffragists, literary, political and social women, some of whom are British.

Smith, Damaris Isabella

Shortt, Elizabeth Smith : friends.

File consists of formal and candid portraits of friends of Eliz. Smith Shortt. Includes a portrait of Eliz. Shortt with her friend Maud Service Rankin as well as portraits sent to her by friends, male and female. Includes a memorial portrait with accompanying leaflet of Archie Gordon, sent by Lady Aberdeen.

Shortt, Elizabeth Smith

Clippings.

File consists of various clippings from newspapers and magazines on the life and works of Isabel Mackay.

Mackay, Isabel Ecclestone

Bowlby family.

File consists of one group portrait of Martha Esther Murphy Bowlby (left) with daughters (from left to right) Janie Elizabeth Bowlby Clement, Grace Esther Bowlby Fennell and Emma Allen Bowlby Boyd. All are seen in high-collared dresses with oversized leg of mutton sleeves.

Clement Bowlby Family

Georgian Bay.

File consists of snapshots taken by, and showing, extended family members and friends of the Clement family at locations in Georgian Bay. Edwin Perry Clement and his brother-in-law John Birnie both had cottages in Georgian Bay. The photographs show the cottages and camps as well as family and friends swimming, boating, picnicking and enjoying the outdoors. Family and friends shown include: John Birnie, Florence Grace Clement, Muriel Alberta Kerr Clement, David Ward Clement, Charles Bowlby Clement, Blanche Mildred Clement Kelly, Edwin Oliver Clement, William Pope Clement, Alice Lyons Clement Birnie, Esther Williams, Edwin Perry Clement, Mosson Boyd.

Clement Bowlby Family

Registration of birth.

File consists of a statement declaring the registration of the birth of James Colquhoun, son of Frederick Colquhoun and Jane Hanson, in the parish of Govan (in Glasgow). Possibly a draft or copy of an official registration certificate.

Haney, Haney, Kendall & Melville

England.

Silver dollar from England showing on the obverse the head of King George III and on the reverse Britannia seated surrounded by FIVE SHILLINGS DOLLAR and then again by BANK OF ENGLAND. This coin has been struck over a Spanish dollar.

Pyke, Edgar William

Southey, Robert : letters.

File consists of copies of Robert Southey's letters, as well as one from Caroline Southey, Davis' notes on the letters, a list of letters published, a list of omissions from published letters, and a list of ms. letters of Robert Southey and Hannah More at Bristol Public Libraries.

Davis, Bertram R.

France.

Silver 5 franc coin from France showing on the obverse the head of Napoleon and on the reverse 5 FRANCS. Edge inscription reads 'France Dieu Protes.'

Pyke, Edgar William

Southey, Robert 1774-1843: ALS, 1809 March 14-15, Keswick, to Thomas Southey, Plymouth.

Autograph letter to Thomas Southey (Robert's brother and an officer in the Royal Navy.) March 14-15, 1809. Discusses progress on poem "Curse of Kehama." Reports that the Quarterly Review has been published, mentions his and Walter Scott's contributions, editorial deletions, his payment. Discusses development in the war, "Thalaba" has been finished. His Brazil reviewed by Sharon Turner, to be reviewed by Bedford and, possibly, S.T. Coleridge.
Published in Kenneth Curry's New Letters v.1 p. 502.

Davis, Bertram R.

Hunting the slipper.

File consists of one musical ms. Written on staff paper, the ms. is oblong and features numerous short songs, as well as small portions of notation. Notation is written in two distinct hands.

Eisen, Sol

Jardine, William : certificate of marriage for William Jordan[sic] and Catherine Bell, June 15, 1814.

This documents consists of two separate dated statements: "Kilbride, 14 June, 1814. William Jordan and Catherine Bell both in this parish have, on the three preceding Sabbaths, been regularly proclaimed in this church and no objections offered. Thomas Bryce, Sess. Clks [here the handwriting changes] This 15 of June 1814. The above parties were joined in marriage at Glasgow by J.M. Lockhart Minr.

Jardine Family

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