The Archives & Special Collections house some of the more unique, rare and valuable collections in the Brock University Library with particular attention to resources highlighting the Niagara area, autism, United Empire Loyalists, and Freemasonry.

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Recent Submissions

  • Clipping "Hitler Had Agents Busy in District" 

    Unknown author (1946-04-04)
    A clipping titled "Hitler Had Agents Busy in District", 4 April 1946. The article discusses World War II and how "Hitler had active agents working in Canada sending information to Berlin and 24 of them were working right ...
  • Clipping "St. Julien Day Service Attended by 13 Former 10th Battery Commanders" 

    Unknown author (1948-04-26)
    A clipping from The St. Catharines Standard about the St. Julien Day service which was "attended by 13 Former 10th Battery Commanders". There is an image including eleven of those commanders: Lt. Col. John H. Roberts, ...
  • Clipping "Dr. R.B. Robinson Had distinguished medical career" 

    Unknown author (1977-07-24)
    An article clipping called "Dr. R.B. Robinson Had distinguished medical career". The article describes the life of senior surgeon Dr. Robinson.
  • Clipping "Welcome Home! Lt. Col. Frank McCordick" 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A clipping about Lt. Col. Frank McCordick, Liberal candidate for Lincoln in the Dominion Election. The clipping includes "facts which qualify Col. McCordick to serve as your member of Parliament."
  • Clipping "Philip Beattie" The Standard, 12 September 1960 

    Unknown author (1960-09-12)
    A clipping of an article/obituary for Philip Beattie. The article mentions the late Bishop of Kootenay's time in St. Catharines, Ontario.
  • Clipping "City Cleric Named Bishop of Kootenay" 

    Unknown author (1900)
    A clipping titled "City Cleric Named Bishop of Kootenay" n.d. The article mentions "Rev. Philip Beattie, dean and rector of Victoria's Christ Church Cathedral since 1952, has been elected Bishop of the Diocese of Kootenay". ...
  • Clipping "Manufacturers trace roots more than 100 years", St. Catharines Standard 

    Paskey, Janice (n.d.)
    A clipping from the St. Catharines Standard, "Manufacturers trace roots more than 100 years", n.d. The article discusses four manufacturing firms and their 100 year histories: McKinnon and Co., Canada Hair Cloth Ltd., ...
  • Clipping "City Hopes to Buy Tannery Site" 

    Unknown author (1955-11-12)
    An newspaper clipping titled "City Hopes to Buy Tannery Site", 12 November 1955. The article mentions that "if this plan materializes, the present site of the company on Chestnut St. will be purchased by the city. The ...
  • Clipping "Historic Points of Interest in the Niagara District: Knox Presbyterian Church" 

    Unknown author (1960s)
    A clipping of an article titled "Historic Points of Interest in the Niagara District: Knox Presbyterian Church". The article describes the founding of the church to its present time (circa 1960s).
  • "Decoration Day Service Held at Port" - 14 June 1948 St. Catharines Standard 

    Unknown author (1948-06-14)
    An article titled "Decoration Day Service Held at Port" from the St. Catharines Standard, 14 June 1948. The article mentions that the main speaker is Lieut. Col. F.C. McCordick. There are also photographs of Reeve R. K. ...
  • The Evening Star (St. Catharines)partial issue, 6 September 1902 

    Unknown author (1902-09-06)
    A partial issue of The Evening Star, 6 September 1902. Included in this issue: "The Judges Appointed", "Caught the Wrong Man", "Miners' Terrible Condition", "Fame for Our Bowlers", "Engineer Hobson is Pleased", "What ...
  • The Varsity: The Undergraduate Newspaper 

    University of Toronto (1925-12-04)
    An issue of The Varsity: The Undergraduate Newspaper, 4 December 1925. This issue includes: "Carman States Poetry to be Spiritual Record", "Yale War Memorial in Form of Colonnade", "T. L. Church, M.P., Demands Investigation ...
  • The Evening Journal (St. Catharines), 2 July 1903 

    Unknown author (1903-07-02)
    An issue of The Evening Journal, 2 July 1903. This issue includes: "Water Commission and Cataract Co'y", "At the Altar", "Ferocious Tramps", "Russia to the U.S.", "Lord Strathcona", "The Weather", "Women's Institute ...
  • Circular to the Warden of the District of Ottawa from David Thorburn and Francis Hall, 1842 

    Adams, Anne (2019-08-14)
    One circular with printed material on the front, containing 2 handwritten notes on one piece of folded paper. This circular was sent to the warden of the Ottawa District to ascertain the amount of money received by the ...
  • The Thorold Post, 24 June 1910 

    Unknown author (1910-06-24)
    An issue of The Thorold Post, 24 June 1910. This issue includes: "Contract Closed for Great News Service", "Wedding at South Milwaukee", "A Happy Event", "A Clergyman Defends the King", "Death of J.A. Simson", "Bright ...
  • Toronto Daily News (partial issue) 26 May 1917 

    Unknown author (1917-05-26)
    A partial issue of The Toronto Daily News, 26 May 1917. The issue features a pictorial section called "Pictures Reminiscent of the Early Days of the War". Lieut. Col. F.C. McCordick C.O. 35th Battalion is featured in one ...
  • The Evening Journal (St. Catharines), 22 June 1910 

    Unknown author (1910-06-22)
    An issue of The Evening Journal (St. Catharines), 22 June 1910. This issue includes: "St. Catharines Knights in Great Buffalo Pageant", "Airship Carried 20 Passengers", "Sixteen People Hurled 60 feet", "Each Day Sees ...
  • The Thorold Post, 7 August 1908 

    Unknown author (1908-08-07)
    An issue of the Thorold Post, 7 August 1908. This issue includes: "Broken in Health: Dr. Williams' Pink Pills Restored After Medical Treatment had failed", "Sad Death of T.E. Simson", "The Houseboat Party", "Town of ...
  • Anarchist Communist Federation (North American) Internal Discussion Bulletin, 1978-1979 

    Adams, Anne (2019-08-12)
    Nine copies of the Anarchist Communist Federation (North American) Internal Discussion Bulletin including: Vol.1 no. 7-9, no. 11-12 and vol. 2 no.1-4.
  • Report of the Board of Health for Queenston 

    Unknown author (n.d.)
    A report of the Board of Health for Queenston blank.

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