File 5 - Cheese Board materials

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Cheese Board materials


  • 1918-1923 (Creation)

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John Elliott was born in Ireland in January 1864. He arrived in Canada in 1880 and worked as a bank clerk. By 1911 he was the manager of the Standard Bank in Belleville, Ontario, living at 58 Commercial Street (later named Highland Avenue). He was active in the community, serving as president of the Board of Trade and chair of the Board of Education. He died in 1933.

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  1. Fifth Appeal from the Belleville Cheese Board Patriotic and Red Cross Association requesting farmers to donate a day's milk on 21 June 1918 for the Red Cross, 8 June 1918 [3 copies]
  2. Belleville Cheese Board of Trade flyer about the Eastern Ontario Dairymen's Association annual meeting and exhibition of 1919, 24 September 1918
  3. Booklet on 'Improved Methods of Marketing Cheese', 1923
  4. Board of Trade Journal volume 13, number 7, Summer 1923

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