Series 2018-122 - Ontario Business College exercise books

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CA ON00156 2018-122


Ontario Business College exercise books


  • 1917 (Creation)

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15 books

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The Ontario Business College was established as the Ontario Commercial College in Belleville, Ontario, in 1868. William Byron Robinson (1846-1921) was the first Principal, and John Wesley Johnson was the President, later taking over from Robinson as the Principal. The College was in operation in various locations in Belleville until it went into receivership in 1999.

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Cyrus Fulford was born in Northumberland County, Ontario in 1899. He married Pearl May Humphrey in Consecon, Ontario in 1922. He died in 1984 and was buried in Carrying Place, Ontario.

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Received as part of the Lewis Zandbergen collection in September 2018.

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Bookkeeping exercise books completed by Cyrus Fulford in his time as a student at the Ontario Business College in Belleville.

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