Collection 2020-022 - Scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, papers of the Dafoe, Lloyd and Reid families

Program for 'A Hard Tyme Soshul' Digital photographs of family history notes

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CA ON00156 2020-022

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Scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, papers of the Dafoe, Lloyd and Reid families

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  • 1785-1964 (Creation)

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4cm of textual and photographic records

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(fl. 1900-2020)

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Donated by June (Reid) Dafoe in February 2020.

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Papers collected by members of the Dafoe, Lloyd and Reid families of Thurlow and Sidney Townships, Hastings County. The collection includes:

  1. 1899 [solicitor's?] account book used as scrapbook for newspaper clippings about hymns and Methodism (some entries from the account book are still visible), 1940s. Includes an essay from 1921 on the benefits of music for improving society.
  2. Newspaper clippings, 1916-1964
  3. Various receipts and flyers, including advertisements for a Copperstyle washing machine and wringer, and a bagless vacuum cleaner, 1929-1954
  4. Orders of service from various United Churches, including one to be used at the end of hostilities in the Second World War, 1911-1950 and International Plowing Match promotional materials from 1961
  5. Photograph of Keitha Lloyd as a child, c.1910; postcards of Potters Creek camp ground, 1930s; text of a talk by Norma Lloyd Dafoe on the first automobile in Belleville, c.1950
  6. 1940s scrapbook on anniversaries and churches made using an edition of Star Weekly of 27 May 1944
  7. Digital copies of notes on the family history of the Wilmot, Merritt, Chisholm and Wartman families, 1785-1940

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