Correspondence and invoices relating to S.S. 5 in Thurlow (Hillcrest School), during H. V. Faulkner's time as Secretary-Treasurer of the Thurlow Township School Board, when the school was being extended. Includes receipts and invoices from The James Texts Limited for school supplies and invoices from Kelly & Cracknell Plumbing and Heating and Ross Greenly, General Contractor.
File contains a c.1956 newspaper clip on polio immunizations given to students as part of an immunization program, a c.1957 newspaper clip on heart disease labelled as biggest killer in an annual report by Mr. McCall Metcalfe, and a c.1968 newspaper clips on children being bitten by dogs at the Prince of Wales School,
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.