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dc.contributor.authorWilliams, Edie
dc.contributor.authorRidout, Debi
dc.descriptionBenjamin Pawling and Peter Ten Broeck were the earliest known settlers of this area. The village of Port Dalhousie owes its existence to the building of the first Welland Canal in 1824. The village was incorporated in 1862 and as a town in 1948. In the early 1960s it became amalgamated with the city of St. Catharines. Port Dalhousie remains a distinctive part of the city today (2009).en_US
dc.description.abstractRecords include account books, annual reports, by-laws, correspondence, minutes and minute books, municipal returns, school register, signage, specifications and drawings for sewers, treasurer's returns and vital statistics (1900-1905) for the municipal activities of the village of Port Dalhousie. The records are comprised of correspondence, minutes and reports related to water works and sewer construction, housing committee minutes, public school register and trustees minute book, registration of births, marriages and deaths, relief activities and reports to various levels of government.en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesRG 39;
dc.subjectEducation -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousie.en_US
dc.subjectSchool buildings -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectRegisters of births, etc.-- Ontario --Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectMarriage records -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectWater-supply -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectWater-supply engineering -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectSewerage -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectFinance, Public -- Ontario -- Port Dalhousieen_US
dc.subjectPort Dalhousie (Ont.) -- Historyen_US
dc.subjectPort Dalhousie (Ont.) -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subjectPort Dalhousie (Ont.) -- Genealogyen_US
dc.subjectPort Dalhousie (Ont.) -- Statistics, Vitalen_US
dc.titlePort Dalhousie Municipal Records collection, 1863-1940, 1943, n.d.en_US

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