Fonds 2014-002 - Lorna Warren Fonds

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Lorna Warren Fonds

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Acc.# 2012-024 "Warren Collection" has been housed with this fonds

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32 cm textual material, 6 original photographs, 2 charcoal renderings previously framed (folio size)

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Donated by the Estate of Lorna Warren; Ellen Baer executrix

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Material consists of: Bound photocopy of typescript of "Autobiography of Gordon Oliver Kelsey" with other notes and clippings inserted, familt tree entitled "The Kelsey Family" by Naomi Casselman with inserts of notes about family reunions, typescript of "Tales of the Kelsey Family in Leeds County" by Emma (Kelsey) Vanorman 1964, correspondence and copies of photos from Terri McGechan (St Peterburgh, Florida) re Taylor and Abrams families, Papers from the estate of William Byers including his will and the account of the settlement of his estate, one file of copies of articles and photos of Long Point School, one file of 4 original photos of classes at LOng Point School, 2 original photos of Latimer Rapids 1910 and 1 clipping about Latimer Bridge, 2 chalk renderings of "Gandma Taylor" (Jane (Abrams) Taylor) and "Mothers Grandpa" (Jane Abrams' father), reprints of above renderings from computer scans, original photos of George Taylor (2), George taylor and his mother and son and George Taylor with 2 other young men possibly brothers. A file of correspondence between Dr. Donald Ross and Orange Warren 1961-'77, A file of misc. correspondence (mostly Americans) including an election campaign letter from J M Dargavel 1914, a file of financial papers including joint tax bills for William Simmons and Horace Warren and cost of sickness and death of Elva Warren 1914, a file of papers concerning the Twp of rear Of Leeds & Lansdowne including the first Building By-Law in 1954 appointling Orange Warren as building inspector, the first Zoning By-Law 20-1983 and Financial statements for 1930, 1932, 1954, 1958, 1959, 1960 and the annual report of the ROLL School Area 1960, a file of poems by Orange Warren & others, a large quantity of monthly statements from Lake View Cheese Factory and Long Point Cheese factory and Cow and Gate Milk Products, file on a 1928 option to mine lead by Dominion Mining and Smelting Corp + photocopies of previous mining options from 1859 and 1860, file on fishing regulations in Eastern Ontario + a topographical map of Crow Lake + a 1957 non-resident angling licence,file of circulars from the Charleston Lake Ratepayers Assoc, file of financial statements of Leeds and Frontenac Rural Telephone Co 1931-35 + a proposed plan for the Continental Telephone Corp who took over the former company, a box of publications including "Care of Milk for Cheese-Making" (Ont. Dept of Agriculture 1888), "Game and Fishery Laws" 1918 & 1938, "Why Canada Must Borrow for Victory", "Waghorn's Guide" to transportation and land purchase in the West 1910, "The Public Schools Act" 1927, "The School Law Amendment Act" 1937, "The Use of Ice on the Farm" Can. Dept. of Agr. 1907, "The Principles of Poultry House Construction" Can. Dept. of Agriculture. 1920, "What the farmer can do with Concrete" by Canada cement Co no date, "The Taco Farm Year Book for 1942" advertising Autotrac conversions farm wagons plows etc, "Farm Hand Guide Book 1950" OTACO Ltd. includes ads for farm wagons and Autotrac conversions, Oliver Spanner & Co. Catalogue of taxidermy supplies no date, The Metalic Roofing Co catalogue of patterned tin ceiling and wall coverings no date, "The Hour of Opportunity" 1910 Case Machinery catalogue, International Carriage Co catalogue about 1905, a second box of booklets including minutes by-laws and reports of meetings of Council for United Counties of Leeds & Grenville for 1940 #1, 1944 # 1,2,3, 1945 #1, 1950 #2, 1953 #1,2,3, 1954 #1,2, + a third box of books including the "BT Barn Book" no date, 2 catalogues of light fixtures from Gananoque Electric Light and Water Supply Co., 2 books of printed forms for building permits, "1961 Farm Catalogue" from Arnold & Sons, Guelph, "The Construction Safety Act 1961-62", tattered reprint copy of "Canada Past Present and Future" 1846, the speech of John Matheson in the House of Commons 1962, the speech of George Taylor in the House of Commons 1900, "Facts for the People" financial record of the Laurier Administration 1908, "The handy Farm Account Book" issued by John Deere Plow Co. 1948.

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