The Archival Collection is comprised of the primary records of individuals, families and organizations typically from the local area and working in support of our Niagara Book Collection. These records can include diaries, correspondence, photographs, legal documents, original maps, sketches, reports and much more ranging from the earliest settlement of the Peninsula to the present time.

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  • Photograph - Robert Band as a child, cowboy outfit 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Black and white photograph, 49 cm. x 29 cm., of Robert Band as a child dressed in a cowboy outfit,
  • Photograph - Hamilton Killaly Woodruff 

    Beady ()
    Black and white photograph, 23 ½ cm. x 18 cm., of Hamilton Killaly Woodruff. This is a head and shoulders photo in which Mr. Woodruff is wearing a suit jacket and a bow tie. The photographer’s name appears to be Beady. ...
  • Photograph - Ann and William Sanderson 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A framed copy of 2 photographed sketches. Each photograph is 18 cm. x 13 cm. Ann and William Sanderson are displayed in this frame.
  • Photograph - William Woodruff (1783-1860) and Margaret Clement Woodruff (1794-1882) 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Pair of photographs, 17 ½ cm x 12 cm. of William Woodruff, son of Ezekiel and a 17 ½ cm. x 12 cm. photograph of Margaret Clement Woodruff in a folding silver frame. These photographs were described by R. Band in 1990 – ...
  • Johns-Manville (Canada) records, 1949-1977 (non-inclusive). 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-20)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about the operations of the Johns-Manville (Canada) Company. The bulk of the material ...
  • Ontario Forest Industries Association records, 1900-1989, n.d. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-15)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about the Ontario Forest Industries Association and the Ontario Forest Information Service. ...
  • Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario records, 1948-1989 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-15)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB)housed at Brock University. The records contain information about the activities of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario. The bulk ...
  • Ontario Federation of Agriculture records, 1974-1984 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-15)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about the activities of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture. The bulk of the material ...
  • Fur Council of Canada records 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-15)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about the Fur Council of Canada. The bulk of the material is correspondence and media ...
  • Meat Packers Council of Canada records, 1956-1961 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-15)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about the activities of the Meat Packers Council of Canada. The bulk of the material is ...
  • Kimberly-Clark (Canada) records, 1960-1987 

    Cameron, Chantal (2015-05-15)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about Kimberly-Clark (Canada) and their operations. The bulk of the material is ...
  • Atlas de France Vinicole, 1946 

    Larmat, Louis (1946)
    An atlas of wines of France from a series. This particular Atlas is from the year 1946 and includes photographs, maps and descriptions. The descriptions are in French, English and Italian.
  • Four Seasons Hotel (Sheraton) records, 1974 – 1976, n.d. 

    Adams, Anne (2015-05-01)
    Administrative records and publications pertaining to the Four Seasons Sheraton Hotel, Toronto, Ontario
  • Hedges & Butler Advertisement 

    Unknown author (1891-06-27)
    An advertisement for Hedges & Butler, Wine Merchants to the Queen, in London, England. The advertisement lists the prices for: Sherries, Ports, Clarets, Champagnes, Burgundies, and Madeiras.
  • The Vintage in France: Bordeaux and the Claret Districts 

    Unknown author (1854-10-21)
    An article about the wine culture in France and the many districts known for their quality wine. The article focuses on Bordeaux wine making and includes illustrations of the city of Bordeaux and The Chateau Lafitte, ...
  • The Vineyards of Champagne 

    Unknown author (1889-12-07)
    An article with illustrations that discusses the vineyards of Champagne. The article remarks on the history of wine, regions where the grapes are grown, and the types of wines produced by the vineyards. There are sixteen ...
  • Illustration - "Grape Culture - A new Source of Canadian Wealth" 

    Unknown author (1879-10-25)
    An illustration from the "Canadian Illustrated News" that shows a group of individuals "gathering the fruit" and then a "scene in the vineyard".
  • The Wine and Food Society Presents: Le diner de Noel Des Pape Clement V 

    The Wine and Food Society (1940)
    A menu from the event "le Diner de Noel Des Pape Clement V to be held at St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California. The menu includes several varieties of wine, all highlighted in red ink.
  • L'Encyclopedie Contemporaine - Les Eaux-De-Vie Des Charentes 

    Unknown author (1898-04-10)
    An article, in french, about the history and richness of Cognac.
  • Article - Chardonnay 

    Olmo, Harold P. (Wine Advisory Board, San Francisco, California, U.S.A., 1971)
    An article published by the Wine Advisory Board in California, that discusses the history, culture and process of making Chardonnay.

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