Computer printout of a five-page biography of Rita (Duis) Astley-Bell (1905-1997) who inherited Duck Island from her parents in 1933.
Two clippings from the Brockville Recorder and Times from November 1970 regarding the death of Louise Katherine Pearce, found in a boat at Tar Island, later attributed to suicide.
Glossy original print of the photo that appeared in the clippings above, showing the boat and attendant OPP, coroner and news reporter, with notes au verso about her suicide and that of her husband in 1996 and daughter in 2013.
booklet “Grenadier Island Country Club 1927-2017; A Brief History” by Kingsley William Greene, 2003.
Collection consists of 7 colour slides; 3 showing either Boldt Castle or Singer Castle, 1 of Skyline Hotel, 1 of a stone arch over a water channel, 2 of unidentified flower beds, all labelled Brockville or 1000 Islands, '79.
Files consist of a petition signed by Rockport residents in support of the extension of Front Street, another typed petition with seals, a drawing of the proposed elevation of the road, a detailed typed description of the boundaries of the road, a typed authorization to Council to take possession of the donated lands to build the road.