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  • J.W. Spencer fonds, 1866, 1881-1921 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-02-02)
    Fonds consists mostly of correspondence and offprints of technical publications written by Spencer from various journals. The correspondence includes letters from Charles Walcott, R. R. Gurley, Edward Hull, G. K. Gilbert, ...
  • Jacob Cochenour’s War Loss Claim, August 16, 1841. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-10)
    A War Loss Claim signed by Jacob Cochenour of the Township of Flamborough West. The claim is dated August 16, 1841.
  • James Corbin letter, October 2, 1813 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-01)
    A letter from James Corbin of Williamstown, Massachusetts, to Mr. Pliny Moore of Champlain [New York], dated October 2, 1813. The letter refers to Pliny Moore’s desire to employ James Corbin at his mill and James’ difficulty ...
  • James Monroe letter of marque, ca. 1812 

    Cameron, Chantal (2014-03-25)
    A letter of marque addressed to Captain James Rogers, commander of the boat Retaliation, and signed by James Monroe, secretary of state. Letters of marquee provided legal authority for an armed vessel to capture enemy ...
  • Joanna E. Wood short stories, 1898-1900 

    Cameron, Chantal (2014-03-25)
    Consists of 3 photocopies of short stories written by Joanna E. Wood and published in The Black Cat: a monthly magazine of short stories. The story titles are The Heart of God (1898), The Lynchpin Sensation (1899), and ...
  • John Adams Smith letter, Jan. 14, 1813 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-13)
    A letter written by John Adams Smith, grandson of President John Adams, with commentary on the War of 1812. The letter is addressed to his uncle, Justus B. Smith, Hamilton, Madison County and is dated January 14, 1813.
  • John Edminster letter, July 19, 1850 

    Cameron, Chantal (2014-07-17)
    A letter by John Edminster, dated at Oregon City, July 19, 1850. It is addressed to Mr. Parsons P. Meacham (Edminster’s Baptist Fellow), Cato Corners, Cayuga Co, N.Y., and describes his first impressions of his missionary ...
  • John Miller letter, December 1, 1812. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-01)
    A letter addressed to Archibald McIntire [McIntyre], Comptroller, Albany, [New York], from John Miller, dated December 1, 1812. The letter explains that a receipt has been enclosed showing that the taxes on David Griswold’s ...
  • John N. Jackson papers, 1960-1989, n.d. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-10-17)
    The papers consist of research material acquired by John N. Jackson. Most of the materials are magazine and journal articles, as well as some news clippings, slides, maps, newsletters and correspondence. The subject of ...
  • John O. McKellar (ship) certificates, 1952-1983. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-02-13)
    Consists of four certificates for the ship John O. McKellar. One is a Certificate of Class, Lloyd's Register of Shipping, issued January 15, 1954. The second is a Certificate for Machinery, Lloyd's Register of Shipping, ...
  • Land deed between Daniel Cline and Cornelius Benner, 1839 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-02-02)
    A land deed for a parcel of land in the district of Niagara purchased by Daniel Cline and his wife Jamima for the sum of two hundred pounds. The land purchased involved lot numbers 5 and 6 in the 2nd concession in the ...
  • Laura Dexter letter, commenting on the McLeod murder trial, October 5, 1841 

    Cameron, Chantal (2014-03-21)
    A letter addressed to Mr. Edward North, Patterson, New Jersey, from Laura Dexter, dated at Whitesborough [New York], October 5, 1841. The letter makes reference to the McLeod murder trial, commenting that “McLeods trial ...
  • Letter addressed by Benjamin Bates (bearer of the memorial) to a Member of the Legislature, ca. 1812. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2014-07-23)
    A 14-page manuscript with the caption title “The following Letter was addressed by Benjamin Bates (bearer of the memorial) to a Member of the Legislature”. The letter is a personal appeal made to a specific member of the ...
  • Letter from J.E.A. Masters to Josiah Masters, November 11, 1812 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-17)
    A War of 1812 letter written to Josiah Masters, Shaghticoke, New York, from his nephew J.E.A. Masters, dated November 11, 1812. The letter refers to an impending invasion of Canada.
  • Letter written by John Bentley, Sept. 26, 1813. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-17)
    A letter written by John Bentley, an American soldier during the War of 1812, to his wife Betsey. The letter makes reference to an impending attack on Canada and is dated September 26, 1813.
  • Letter written by Mahlon Taylor to Samuel Clarke commenting on US troops during Fort George occupation, July 26, 1813 

    Cameron, Chantal (2014-03-21)
    A letter written by Mahlon Taylor to his uncle, Samuel Clarke, dated at Marcellus [New York], July 26, 1813. Mahlon Taylor writes that he believes the mail he has sent out is not making it past Princeton, as he has not ...
  • Letters to Secretary General Drummond from Thomas Scott, July 1814 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-05-07)
    Consists of 4 photocopied letters from Thomas Scott, Chief Justice of Upper Canada, to Secretary General Drummond, concerning traitors and treason. The letters are dated July 5, 1814, July 8, 1814 (2), and July 14, 1814. ...
  • Lincoln County Records 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-06-12)
    This archive is part of the larger Ontario Editorial Bureau Fonds (OEB) housed at Brock University. The records contain information about Lincoln County’s activities and projects, including the promotional film “Lincoln ...
  • A List of Officers of the reduced Independent Companies who are to receive half pay from the days hereafter mentioned, to the 24th of December 1791, both days inclusive, or to the days of their death or Provision respectively. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-01)
    A List of Officers of the reduced Independent Companies who are to receive half pay from the days hereafter mentioned, to the 24th of December 1791, both days inclusive, or to the days of their death or Provision respectively. ...
  • London Gazette Extraordinary, 1812 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-15)
    6 October 1812. Contains correspondence by Sir George Prevost and Isaac Brock concerning the surrender of Detroit. In a letter dated at Detroit, 16 August 1812, Brock writes that “I hasten to apprize your Excellency of ...