Recent Submissions

  • Certificate with a coloured picture of the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London, 1886 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Certificate, 51 cm. x 75 cm. with a coloured picture of the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London, 1886. This was presented with a commemorative medal to W. Woodruff. The award is signed by the Executive President and ...
  • Certificate with a coloured picture of the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London, 1886 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Certificate, 51 cm. x 75 cm. with a coloured picture of the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London, 1886. This was presented with a commemorative medal to Henry Pafford who was the Mayor of Niagara-on-the-Lake 1863-74, ...
  • Certificate awarded to Lieutenant Colonel, the Honourable James George Currie of the 19th Lincoln Battalion of Canada from the ladies of the County of Lincoln 

    Unknown author (1876-10-13)
    Certificate measuring 36 cm. x 47 cm. awarded to Lieutenant Colonel, the Honourable James George Currie of the 19th Lincoln Battalion of Canada from the ladies of the County of Lincoln to honour surviving veterans of the ...
  • Watercolour painting of the Woodruff coat of arms on paper 

    Unknown author (1900)
    Watercolour painting of the Woodruff coat of arms on paper. This measures 43 cm. x 31 cm., n.d.
  • Pedigree for Trooper, an English Cocker Spaniel 

    Unknown author (1958-01-17)
    Pedigree for Trooper, an English Cocker Spaniel whose registered name was Green Acre Blue Devil, whelped Nov. 3, 1954. The pedigree was accompanied by a letter addressed to Mrs. Band, signed by Jean Lambe, Jan. 17, [1958].
  • Letter to Mrs. Band from Jean Lambe 

    Lambe, Jean (1958)
    Letter and envelope to Mrs. Band of Toronto regarding Trooper’s pedigree. The letter is signed by Jean Lambe, Jan. 9, 1958.
  • Business Card from Green Acre Kennels 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Business card from Green Acre Kennels, Aylmer East, Quebec, n.d.
  • Various Clippings and Notes 

    Unknown author (1936)
    Various clippings and notes which were found tucked within the pages of the Woodruff books including: Ezekiel Woodruff’s birth date written on an envelope, a recipe for a rose jar, a note regarding Donald Fraser, an ...
  • Sweeps Tickets 

    Unknown author (1940)
    Sweeps tickets including: an envelope that says “sweep tickets from Miss Hillman which contains a Toronto Dominion Bank envelope containing 1 Hospitals’ Trust (1940) Dublin ticket; A Toronto Dominion Bank piece of ...
  • Map - Glen Ridge, City of St. Catharines 

    Unknown author (1900)
    Map measuring 50 cm. x 80 cm. of Glen Ridge, City of St. Catharines by St. Catharines Improvement Company Ltd., n.d.
  • Panoramic Coronation Procession Banner 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Panoramic Coronation Procession paper banner, souvenir of the coronation, n.d.
  • Gold Leaf 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Gold leaf that belonged to great grandmother French. This is enclosed in an envelope which has Jas. Carruthers and Co. Grain Exporters, New York as a return address, n.d.
  • Four Leaf Clover & Lock of Hair 

    Unknown author (1937-09-03)
    Envelope containing a four leaf clover “for luck” and little Margaret’s hair (9 mos. old), Sept. 3, 1937.
  • Three Wax Seals 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    3 Wax seals including: 1 seal of the Woodruff crest and 2 seals of fide et fortitude (faith and fortitude), n.d.
  • Genealogical and Historical Sketch of the Name and Family of Woodruff 

    Media Research Bureau of Washington D.C. (n.d.)
    Genealogical and Historical Sketch of the name and family of Woodruff compiled by the Media Research Bureau of Washington, D.C. This document traces the Woodruff name to its Anglo-Saxon origins and lists members of the ...
  • Lock of Hair - Charles Band 

    Unknown author (1922-11-21)
    Lock of hair from Charles Band – an envelope within another envelope containing Charles Band’s hair. This is from a haircut for Granny’s anniversary. The writing of the envelope says “Pussy’s hair” Nov. 21, 1922.
  • Woodruff Coat of Arms 

    Unknown author (1926-01-18)
    Woodruff coat of arms (rough sketch - labeled), including a letter to Margaret from “Uncle Tom” regarding the coat of arms. Also included are 4 small cards and one Easter card bearing the coat of arms. [The Woodruff/Woodroffe ...
  • Little Book Made by J.C. Woodruff 

    Unknown author (1900)
    Envelope which says “Little book made by my Grandmother. J.C. Woodruff”. Inside this 7 ½ x 10 cm. booklet tied with ribbon is contained: Grandma’s hair, Mamma’s hair, Papa’s hair, Brother Willie’s hair, Margaret Julia ...
  • Family Record 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Family record copied from the family bible. This 1 page, single sided note was in an envelope and gives date and places of births and marriage, but it doesn’t provide any last names, n.d.
  • Handwritten Note about Ezekiel Woodruff 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    Handwritten note (1 page, single sided) stating that Ezekiel Woodruff was born in Littlefield Ct. July 29, 1763. He married Sally Hall who was born in Middletown, Ct on May 21 [the date is listed as the 23 in the Woodruff ...

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