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Women's college hospital.

File consists of an appeal for funding for a women's college hospital on connection with the Ontario Medical College for Women.

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Where La Salle met Joliet.

File consists of one ts. essay by John Brown titled "Where La Salle met Joliet" which details the meeting of the two explorers and the settlement of Otinawattawa. Also includes three photographs of the settlement. [Settlement believed to be a Neutral Nation settlement North of what is now Hamilton].

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The petition of the Presbyterians of Newark.

File consists of one ts. of a petition by a "number of the inhabitants of the Presbyterian Persuasion, in the Town of Newark" that they are "desirous of Erecting a Presbyterian Church." Original written October 1794.

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The case of Frederick Onstone.

Transcript of letters between Lt. Governor Simcoe and Mr. William Chewett regarding land settled on by Frederick Onstone. Original written July 1793.

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The Sun, London.

File consist of the June 28, 1838 edition of the The Sun, London. This edition reports on the coronation of Queen Victoria.

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The Gondor family.

File consists of one ms. essay on the history of the Gondor family, one of the pioneer families of the Niagara District. The original finding aid indicates that this was written by M.G. Sherk [i.e. Scherck].

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The D.W. Smith collection of manuscripts.

File consists of ts. notes with ms. annotations on the D.W. Smith collection of manuscripts held at the Toronto Public Library. Also includes an ms. note on the binding of the collection. Notes are typed on Ontario Historical Society letterhead.

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Royal visit to Canada.

File consists of the official programme of the Royal Visit to Canada by their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York [George V and Queen Mary].

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Revolutionary War letters.

File consists of ts. transcripts of letters between important figures of the revolutionary war including Ethan Allen, Frederick Haldimand, William Marsh and more.

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Rev. John Doty.

File consists of ms. and ts. note on the Rev. John Doty including excerpts from, and copies of, his letters. Doty was involved in the establishment of the Anglican Church of Sorel, Quebec.

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Pioneers.

File consists of ms. notes on pioneers, particularly United Empire Loyalists.

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Petitions re Yonge Street.

File consists of: one ts. of an Order in Council relative to Yonge Street regarding settlement of the street. Originally dated December 29, 1798. One ts. or return of locations on Yonge Street, originally dated January 1800. One ts. of a petition of the inhabitants of Yonge Street regarding the road to town being impassible, originally dated January 16, 1800. One ts. of return of vacant lots upon Yonge Street, originally dated October 26, 1800. One ts. report upon Yonge Street regarding a survey, originally dated July 16, 1801. One ts. recommendation of council on settlement of Yonge Street.

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