Fonds 2018-078 - Records of the Quinte Curling Club

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CA ON00156 2018-078


Records of the Quinte Curling Club


  • 1957-2021 (Creation)

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1.2m of textual and photographic records

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The official opening of the Quinte Curling Club took place on 15 February 1958 in their new building at 246 Bridge Street West in Belleville, Ontario.

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Donated by the Quinte Curling Club in June 2018. Item 10 was donated by Paul Henderson in April 2014. Additional materials were added in April 2021 (accession 2021-038).

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Records of the Quinte Curling Club of Belleville, Ontario, including:

  1. Files of minutes and financial statements, 1957-2021
  2. Printed directories listing officers, members and dates of events, 1968-2018
  3. File containing charter, by-laws, site plans, list of directors, and correspondence, 1957-1998
  4. List of debenture holders, 1957
  5. Lists of new members, 1965-1983
  6. Slides, 1957, loose photographs, and three photograph albums: 1978-1979; 1986-1988; 1995-2001
  7. News clippings, 1973-2007
  8. Printed Ontario Curling Association 'Constitution By-laws and Rules of the Game also Instructions to Beginners', 1964
  9. VHS video of Scott Tournament of Hearts, Canadian Ladies Curling Championship, Ottawa, 1990
  10. 'Quinte Curling Club Celebrating 50 Years: History of Curling in Belleville' booklet by Paul Henderson, 2008
  11. Correspondence and photographs relating to the Ontario Ladies Curling Association finals in Belleville in January 1994
  12. Text of talk on the history of curling clubs in Belleville by Bill Riley, with transparency reproductions of early records and newspaper report on the talk, 1997

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1957 slides showing the construction of the Curling Club are scanned and online at

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