The file contains a copy of the Hastings Directory 1864-65 for Shannonville, includes a brief history of the village. Also, a copy of a brief history on the Mill in Shannonville situated on the Salmon River.
The file contains a photocopy of a newspaper article dated 25-Jan-1899 from the Evening News of Toronto; titled "Sewage Problem Has Been Solved". The article is about an important discover by the City Surveyor of Exeter, in England on the purification of sewage.
The file contains a number of newspaper articles, along with 2 manuscripts and 2 booklets with the history and exploration of "Serpent Mounds" of Peterborough, Ontario. Information contains evidence of Indigenous peoples burial grounds along with prehistoric evidence on the history of the site.
This file contains a newspaper article clipping by Viva Richmond Graham. this article about the correlation between the first settlers in Ontario, and the naming of new settlements, in the early years of the region surrounding the Hastings County.