The file contains a copy of a writing titled "A History of the Descendants of David Bucklin Johns, SUE and Sarah Maria Carley, DUE In Hastings County, Ontario". Written August 2006 by Sharon Anne Starkey, UE it is a collection of short biographies and documentation.
The file contains a copy of the magazine Harrowsmith Country Life, October 2003 Issue, No. 172 with the caption "Then & Now Photography; A Fond Look at the Changing Rural Landscape. On page 2 there is an article with pictures titled "The More Things Change; A black and white look at the changing character of rural Ontario."
File contains a photocopied, typescript essay entitled “ The Report of the Commissioners on the removal of the Penitentiary from Kingston to the Marmora Iron Works...” by Nancy M. Dushaw, Carleton University, 1972. The undergraduate essay examines a government proposal to relocate the prison to Marmora and the reasons for the rejection of the plan.
File contains a typescript letter from the Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa to Gerald Boyce, 4 August 1966, concerning a list of photographic prints relating to gold mines in the Madoc and Marmora areas.
File contains a photocopied manuscript history of Marmora from ca. 1820 to 1965. Includes a hand-drawn map of the townsite. Also present is a photocopy of a one page extract from a survey of Midland District, 1822.
File contains a photocopied manuscript entitled “History of Marmora,” by Grace Warren. Also contains a manuscript letter of explanation of the history from Ms. Warren to Carl Bateman, Hastings County Clerk. Also present is a photocopied excerpt from W.H. Smith's Canada: Past, Present and Future, outlining the history of Marmora Township and the Ironworks.