Subfonds 11 - Hastings County materials from gaol governor's house

Finding aid to materials from Hastings County Gaol Governor's House Rules and Regulations to govern House of Refuge and Industrial Farm of the County of Hastings 1907

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CA ON00156 CH/11


Hastings County materials from gaol governor's house


  • 1843-1966 (Creation)

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7m of textual records

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These materials were retrieved from the attic of the Hastings County gaol governor's house in Belleville, Ontario, between 1993 and 1996 by members of the Hastings County Historical Society.

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  1. County Council Records (including the council of the Victoria District, the name by which Hastings County was known from 1839 until the Baldwin Act replaced districts with counties, effective 1850)

1.1 Minutes (printed)
A. Victoria District, 1843,1849
B. Hastings County, 1852-1864
1.2 Index to written minutes
1.3 By-Law Compilations (printed), 1851-1883
1.4 Reports and submissions to Council (includes some documents from 1837), 1850-1943
1.5 Committee Minutes, 1906-1960

  1. County Clerk's Office
    2.1 Correspondence/General files, 1891-1966
    2.2 Wardens' Banquets, 1925-1960
    2.3 Hastings County Court House and Administration Building, 1958-1963
    2.4 Quinte Area Emergency Measures Organization, 1960-1964
    2.5 Hastings County Patriotic Fund, 1940-1945
    2.6 Hastings Building Society, 1850-1856
    2.7 Erle Denyes Personal Papers, 1934-1945
    2.8 Miscellaneous, 1929-1950

  2. County Treasurer's Office
    3.1 Financial Reports and tax sales
    A. Victoria District, 1848-1850
    B. Hastings County, 1860-1955
    3.2 Assessment Rolls, 1871-1948

  3. House of Refuge and Industrial Farm, Home for the Aged/Hastings Manor, 1904-1966

  4. Plans and Maps
    5.1 Plans and specifications for the Hastings County Court Houses and Administration Buildings, 1944-1961
    5.2 Other plans, 1852-1962
    5.3 Maps, 1930-1956

  5. Other
    6.1 Agricultural Committee, 1945-1949
    6.2 Agricultural War Committee, 1942-1943
    6.3 Belleville Suburban Road Commission, 1924-1932
    6.4 Letterhead collection, 1906-1966
    6.5 Philatelic collection, 1906-1953
    6.6 Cotton Union Jack Flag

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Original finding aid compiled by Gerry Boyce and other members of the Archives Committee of the Hastings County Historical Society, 1993-1996.




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