File contains a photocopied typescript letter from Chas. S. Clapp to Lt. Col. William Nisbet Ponton dated October 29, 1914 concerning the A. and H Companies of the Midland Battalion at Batoche during the Northwest Rebellion of 1885. Also present is a photocopied typescript list of veterans from the two companies who served during the Rebellion.
File contains a typed story, entitled "A Pioneer's Story, The Hardships of the U.E.Loyalists", it is an account of the early life of settlers in the district from an old resident (unknown) of Belleville.
Contains two series of articles. The first is a 7-part reflective piece on Parker's trip to Mexico published between 7 July and 18 August 1894 in the National Observer. The second is a similar piece on the various geographic regions of the United States in the same period for the St. James's Gazette.
William Beare and Cecil Cherry discuss Belleville floods. William Beare discusses his work on the railway followed by his work for his brother-in-law at Bill Cooke's cigar store. Cecil Cherry discusses his work as a carpenter.
This file contains an essay titled "Four Decades of Radio, Television and Electronics" written in June 1986 and gives a brief history of the Belleville based business Stewart-Warner Alemite. The essay was published as part of a supplement to the Intelligencer celebrating 65 years of the firm, where the authors are identified as F. C. Ethier and S. D. Hagerman.
File contains newspaper clips from the Globe and Mail c.1959 on the McFarland Hockey team scandal, Drury Denyes, Belleville's debt, and clips on the pending investigation and trial involving the City Council.
File contains newspaper clips c.1959 from the Telegram on the McFarland Hockey team scandal, Drury Denyes, Belleville's debt, and clips on the pending investigation and trial involving the City Council.
File contains a c.1877 copy of a telegram to Col.Powell in Ottawa, report of the Queen's Own suppressing railway mob in Belleville, c.1877 copy of telegram from Belleville City Council to Lt.Col. Durie of Toronto re military presence required to suppress uprising at Grand Trunk railway, and other miscellaneous documents on the c.1877 railway uprising of workers in Belleville.
File contains various documents regarding education in Belleville, such an article by W. E. Macpherson on Ontario Grammar Schools, 1916; 1926 program for Belleville High School Commencement; 1923 program for Belleville High School Sports Day, etc.