Materials collected by Lewis Zandbergen, including many editions of the Stirling News Argus and Community Press newspapers, some Belleville school yearbooks, a collection of photographs and materials relating to the history of Stirling and to Stirling Public Library.
Three guide books: 1) 'Over the Hills of Hastings', 1923, including a sheet with two maps of Hastings County 2) Belleville Ontario industrial investment guide, 1983 [2 copies] 3) 'Bay of Quinte Region Guide Book', 1986
Two letters from Kennet Blackwell, Assistant Locomotive Superintendent at Belleville Station, dated November 15th and December 14th, 1876, concerning grievances of engineers and recommending their dismissal and the weakening of their union, the Brotherhood of the Grand Trunk Engineers and asking for instructions in the case of the men organizing a strike.
[These actions led to the Belleville riots of 1876-1877.]
Printed souvenir of the Grand Chapter of Ontario Order of the Eastern Star Twelfth Annual Session, held in Belleville, Ontario on June 21, 22 and 23, 1927. Includes photographs of Belleville City officials, Order of the Eastern Star members, and Belleville buildings.
1) Reproduction of a photograph of an unidentified family group outside a large brick house (identified on reverse as possibly Elijah Ketchson's home in Sidney Township), c.1890 2) Photograph of a group of twelve people, taken by W. S. Clarke, c.1910 3) Photograph of the 'Medicine, 1915 Association Football Team', winners of the MacClement Cup, 1915 Members of the team: C. R. Donevan; D. M. Livingstore; S. H. Martin; J. H. Box; F. W. Diamond; N. M. Grace; E. F. G. Ward; G. B. Burwell; H. C. Hagyard; G. T. G. Boyce; J. Carmichael; W. J. B. Brown; W. R. Stackhouse; G. A. Henry (President); O. Vanluven (Manager); W. V. Edwards 4) Group photograph taken at 'E.O.D.I.A. Field Day June 25, 24 at K.A.S. Kemptville', 1924 5) Reproductions of a photograph of staff and students of Stirling High School, 1931 6) Mounted pen-and-ink print of the old post office in Trenton, Ontario, c.1970