• Lake Lodge Eighteenth Annual Sports, 1914

      A program for the Eighteenth Annual Sports event, 20 June 1914. There are events listed with names of individuals who placed first and second. There are also some special prizes listed for "Cup for Best Sportsman", "Mr. T.E. Hewitt's Cup", "Mr. C.E. Goad's Cup" and more.
    • The Lake Lodge Record (Vol. 14, no. 2) 1929

      This book contains photographs of the 3 cricket teams for 1928-1929. The 3 rugby teams for 1929 are pictured as well as a group of cadets.
    • The Lake Lodge Record (Vol. 2, no.1) 1917

      The Lake Lodge Record 1917 contains a photograph of Flight Commander (Capt.) J.H.N. Drope of the Royal Flying Corps. Sports champions include: T. Shurly, J. Phin and A.O. Shurly. Photographs of men involved in the war were included: Pte. J.D. Watt of the 86th Battalion was wounded at Vimy Ridge. Pte. T.A.C. Jones was transferred to the 1st Battalion. Gunner F. Pinhey was in the 72nd Battery. The cricket team of 1917 is pictured as are the cricket teams of 1911 and 1905. There is a photograph of the 1915 hockey team.
    • Lake Lodge School Entrance Report - Gladys Drope

      The entrance report of Gladys Drope for Lake Lodge School (all boys school).
    • Lake Lodge School First Annual Football Supper Program

      A program for the First Annual Football Supper at Lake Lodge School. The program includes game results, a menu, and a list of players: J.D. Watt (Capt.), F. Pinhey, J. Hill, J. Chisholm, C.L. Bailey, H. Carmichael, H. Pentlow, F. Pearson, F. Veale, E. Lindsay, K. Veale, E. Jamieson, H. Poag, D. McClive, (spares) R. Walker, B. Ross, S. Conolly.
    • Letter - Grand Secretary J. Claude Keiper to Mr. William McGregor Logan

      Keiper, J. Claude (1924-07-18)
      A letter from Grand Secretary J. Claude Keiper to William McGregor Logan regarding the appointment of "M.W. Brother William John Drope, of Grimsby, Ontario, as Representative of this Grand Lodge near the Grand Lodge of Canada".
    • Letter from Ed Hull to Gladys Drope

      Hull, E.H. (1925-01-12)
      The letter is brief from Ed to Gladys, but he mentions a trip in to Hamilton and there is a cartoon included. The letter is written on Lake Lodge School stationary. The cartoon is from College Humor (Winter) and the phrase reads "After all, it's just a matter of time" - Grinnell Malteaser.
    • Letter from Harold L. Grout to Gladys Drope

      Grout, Harold L. (1916-05-11)
      A letter from a soldier, Harold L. Grout to Gladys Drope. In the letter, Grout discusses the "76th" and their location at Shorncliffe. He mentions Lake Lodge, "You seem to be losing all your boys from 'Lake Lodge'. I hope this war doesn't last till they all have to go. Some say the first 7 years of it will be the worst. Hoping you are all well and remember me to all my friends at L.L. Yours sincerely, Driver Harold L. Grout 302189".
    • Letter from Theo. A. Clifton Jones to Gladys Drope

      Jones, Theo. A. Clifton (1916-12-28)
      A letter from Theo. A. Clifton Jones to Gladys Drope. Jones is stationed at Sandling Camp, Hyde, Kent. He mentions in his letter that one evening they heard machine guns shooting and a mine was blown up. They are working on railroad construction and he mentions the process. He also mention two other officers that he has met and may have met Gladys Drope. The two officers are called, Griffin and H.R. Nicholson.
    • Letter from William John Drope to Julia Lillian Henrietta Hudson Nelles, 14 March 1893

      Drope, William John (1893-03-14)
      A letter from William John Drope to Julia Lillian Henrietta Hudson Nelles. In the letter, Drope discusses his day, running into folks around town, and plans to travel to Port Hope.
    • Letter from William John Drope to Julia Lillian Henrietta Hudson Nelles, 5 August 1893

      Drope, William John (1893-08-05)
      A letter from William John Drope to Julia Lillian Henrietta Hudson Nelles. The letter mentions that Miss Nelles will be in Bowmanville at the time of her next letter. Drope mentions that they are soon to be married and that his only concern is that he cannot provide the same life style she is used to, "I cannot give you as comfortable a home as you have been accustomed to, and this is the only cause of regret that I have in marrying you".
    • Letter to Frank Hull, 28 April

      A letter with an accompanying photograph. The letter is simply dated Saturday April 28, year unknown, and is signed "Jim". The letter indicates that the following individuals are included in the photograph: Stuart Bruce, Chuck Laing, "Bill" (Hull?), Frank (Hull), Gladys Drope Hull, and "Jim". The other individuals are not mentioned in name.
    • Letter to Gladys Drope from William Foster Lickers, 6 March 1915

      Lickers (1915-03-06)
      A letter from a William Foster Lickers to Gladys Drope. In the letter, Lickers thanks Drope for the package she has sent to him while on service in France. He states "I might mention as you did I am trying my best to live a better life and will faithfully do my duty to the last and good bye."
    • Letter to Mr. & Mrs. Ed Hull, 25 December 1940

      A letter from someone in active Canadian service to Gladys and Ed Hull. The signature appears to be a Gordon A. S. He thanks the couple for sending cigarettes and asks how they Frank and Bill are doing. The envelope is stamped A.D.M.S. December 26, 1940 1 Div. C.A.S.F.
    • Marriage Register copy and Announcement - William John Drope and Julia Lillian Nelles

      An article describing the "nuptials of Mr. W.J. Drope, Peterborough, and Miss Julia Lillian Nelles of Grimsby - The List of Presents". The service took place at St. Andrew's Episcopoal church in Grimsby. There is also a copy of the marriage register, dated 1 January 1895. It is certified "that the above is a true copy of an entry in the marriage register kept in St. Andrew's church Grimsby, Ontario".
    • Old Boys and Girls Reunion Edition - The Independent, 1921

      An issue of Old Boys and Girls Reunion Edition - The Independent, focused on Grimsby, 24 August, 1921. The first page of the issue includes photographs of several men and brief descriptions of their roles in Grimsby Village. The men featured include: W.J. Drope, H. H. Marsh, William Mitchell, John H. Grout, W. F. Randall, Charles H. Bromley, David Allen, Lieut. J. A. M. Livingston, John C. Farrell. Inside are several photographs of "scenes in and around Grimsby Village". Some of the photographs included are: Factory Number 7 Dominion Canners, Village Inn, Plant of the Canadian Stoves, Grimsby Public School, Memorial Gates at Lake Lodge School, Hotel Grimsby, Canning Factory of the Grimsby Fruit Growers, Basket Factory and more.
    • Peterborough Collegiate Institute 1894-1895

      A class of individuals from Peterborough Collegiate Institute. It reads "Senior Leaving and Honor Matriculation Class 1894-95. Some of the names are listed as follows: John Jefferies, B.A., H.R.H. Kenner, B.A., W.J. Drope, B.A., M.OBrien, Miss S.E. Marty, Jas. A. Fife, B.A.
    • Photograph - 114 Hughson St., Hamilton

      A photograph of Edward Hull with Edward H. Hull, Edith M. Hull and A. Drake Walbrook at 114 Hughson St., Hamilton showing their Conrad car which was made in Boston. Edward purchased the car in 1901.
    • Photograph - Lake Lodge Choir

      A photograph of the Lake Lodge School Choir.
    • Photograph - Barn at Lake Lodge

      A photograph of a "Barn at Lake Lodge used to house American prisoners during War of 1812". Another note mentions that the barn will be dismantled to be replaced by a new one "early 20th century"