A set of architectural drawings of the Site Plan, Exterior Masonry, Water proofing and Foundation Repairs at Sir James Whitney School, 350 Dundas Street West, Belleville Ontario. Drawn by J. Mendoza, Licensed Professional Engineer, Province of Ontario - April, 2008.
A set of architectural drawings of the Superintendent's House Elevations, Floor Plans, and Roof Plan at Sir James Whitney School, 350 Dundas Street West, Belleville Ontario. Drawn by C. R. Mallette, Reg. Prof. Engineer - May 19, 2003.
A map entitled "A Close Up of Southern Ontario, Ontario, and Canada" by the National Geographic Society's Cartography Section. Scale: 1 centimeter = 30 kilometers or 1 inch = 47.3 miles. Dated December 1978.
File contains original documents, presented to the Hastings County Historical Society in 1960; Biographical sketch written on 22-September-1869 covers the years 1862 to 1869 when Willson was teaching school in the southern part of Hastings County; educational papers; legal papers; correspondence and a poem entitled "To The Mohawks".
This file contains a number of student essays written in the 1960s. Subjects are: The Founder of Belleville, The History of Shannonville (by Betty Ann Portt, which includes photographs), The History of Melrose and The Village of Salem.
File contains a photocopied printed pamphlet announcing the reopening of the Stirling High School for its fall 1888 session, the only high school in North Hastings in that period. Includes lists of programs and tuition rates.
File contains 3 newspaper clippings regarding enrolments, and staffing at Stirling elementary schools and King George High School in 1957. Also contains a newspaper article from the Ontario Intelligencer, 2 October 1961 concerning the official opening of the Sidney-Rawdon District High School in Stirling.
File contains several newspaper articles from the Ontario Intelligencer regarding the training of the Quinte Sea Cadet Corps, and a proposal in September, 1960 to build new docks to accommodate the needs of the Cadet Corps.
File contains two letters: one written to John Diamond of Hayfrom William Jeffers of Hamiltonin 1837 and the other written by A. Diamond to the Warden and Council of Hastings County in Fall 1857, complaining about not being paid as Superintendent of Education for Thurlow.
File contains photocopies of a letter from Rt. Revd Alexander Macdonnell to Lord Bathurst concerning the establishment of Roman Catholic schools in Upper Canada in 1817 as excerpted in Belleville History.
File contains a photocopy of a printed advertisement for a school teacher in the village of North Port, and the opening of an evening school in Belleville, 1837. Also contains a manuscript by-law to appoint a superintendent of schools for the County of Hastings, 1860.