• Letter from Alex Pettigrew to unknown

      Pettigrew, Alex (?-03-31)
      Letter from Alex Pettigrew asking someone [no indication of who the note is addressed to] to make the deeds out in his wife’s name which is Annie Florence Pettigrew, March 31, n.d.
    • Letter - R. Woodruff to Alexander Hamilton

      Woodruff, R. (1824-12-22)
      Letter to Alexander Hamilton of Queenston from R. Woodruff of St. Davids. The letter states that Mr. Woodruff is not able to send butter as requested. Mr. Hamilton received credit for the butter and Mr. Woodruff cannot say when they will have turkeys. The letter is slightly stained and has a hole in the upper right hand corner. This does not affect the text, Dec. 22, 1824.
    • Letter from the Private Secretary of the Government House at York to William Woodruff

      1828-12-10
      Letter (printed) from the private secretary of the Government House at York to William Woodruff, inviting him to attend a private meeting of the provincial legislature to dispatch public business, Dec. 10, 1828.
    • Letter - R. Woodruff to Alexander Hamilton

      Woodruff, R. (1832-09-18)
      Letter to Alexander Hamilton of Queenston from R. Woodruff stating that Mr. Woodruff is sending 2 letters because he is remitting money and doesn’t want to send the full amount in one letter, Sept. 18, 1832.
    • Letter to David Therburn [Thorburn] from W. Woodruff

      Woodruff, W. (1840-07-29)
      Letter outlining the firsthand account of the Battle of Queenston Heights describing the day that General Brock was killed [a copy of this letter (taken from Mr. Thorburn’s files) has been published in the book The Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences by Emma A. Currie and it is also printed in History of the Campaign upon the Niagara Frontier in the year 1812 by Lieutenant Colonel E. Cruikshank] (7 handwritten pages) written by W. Woodruff and addressed to David Therburn [Thorburn] of Queenston. There are 3 handwritten copies of this account. A transcript of this letter has been included in the file, July 29, 1840.
    • Letter - Neband and Inraham to R. Woodruff

      Neband & Inraham (1843-06-19)
      Letter (2 pages) to Mr. R. [?]Woodruff from Neband and Inraham of Rochester, New York. The letter states that the company cannot furnish the large Italian marble stone for less than $600 and the small one for $350 the freight expenses from Rochester will be added. They would also like Mr. Woodruff to hire a mason to lay the foundation, June 19, 1843.
    • Letter - D.K. Minor to S.D. Woodruff

      Minor, D.K. (1847-01-18)
      Letter with the letterhead Franklin House, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. The letter is addressed to S.D. Woodruff. The sender, D.K. Minor is sending nos. 25 and 37 of the volume for 184b of the R.R.J. [Railroad Journal]. He says that he is pleased to see that there is a prospect of an early movement in relation to the Great Western Railroad in Canada. [D. Kimball Minor was the founder of the American Railroad Journal], Jan. 18, 1847.
    • Letter to Messrs R. Woodruff from Mackenzie, Gates & Co.

      Mackenzie, Gates & Co. (1849-06-01)
      Letter to Messrs. Woodruff and Woodruff of St. Catharines from Thomas Secord of St. Catharines who was applying for the job of a clerk. He states that he would like to make $15 a month plus board, July 31, 1849.
    • Letter - Thomas Secord to Messrs. Woodruff and Woodruff

      Secord, Thomas (1849-07-31)
      Letter to Messrs. Woodruff and Woodruff of St. Catharines from Thomas Secord of St. Catharines who was applying for the job of a clerk. He states that he would like to make $15 a month plus board, July 31, 1849.
    • Printed Blank Sent to Messrs. Woodruff

      1849-10-09
      Printed blank sent to Messrs. Woodruff and Woodruff from the Syracuse and Oswego Line Lake Boats saying that the tea and tobacco have been sent from New York to St. Catharines by schooner, Oct. 9, 1849.
    • Letter - Ducan W. Farland to Samuel Woodruff

      Farland, Duncan W. (1855-11-26)
      Letter to Samuel Woodruff from Duncan W. Farland regarding a 50 pound distribution. Mr. Farland has placed an order with Mr. Rannie. This letter is slightly torn along the top, Nov. 26, 1855.
    • Envelope Addressed to Miss Julia Woodruff

      1857-05
      Envelope addressed to Miss Julia Woodruff of St. Davids. Postmarks include: Suspension Bridge, N.Y., May 20, 1857; Clifton, May 20, 1857 and St. Davids, May 21, 1857.
    • Printed Blank Regarding the Insolvent Act of 1864 from James McWhirter to S.D. Woodruff

      McWhirter, James (1866-09-20)
      Printed blank regarding the Insolvent Act of 1864, this was sent to S. D. Woodruff in the matter of William Little, an insolvent. There was to be a meeting on the 10th day of October for public examination of the insolvent. The document was signed by James McWhirter, official assignee, Sept. 20, 1866.
    • Printed Blank from James McWhirter to S.D. Woodruff

      McWhirter, James (1866-09-20)
      Printed blank from James McWhirter of Woodstock, official assignee, addressed to S.D. Woodruff in regard to the Oct. 10th meeting regarding William Little, an insolvent. This document is slightly stained. This does not affect the text, Sept. 20, 1866.
    • Letter to S.D. Woodruff

      1870-08-23
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from Hamilton, Ont. [signature illegible] stating that $300 will be transferred to Mr. Woodruff by Friday, Aug. 23, 1870.
    • Letter - P. Mason to S.D. Woodruff

      Mason, P. (1880-09-24)
      Letter from P. Mason of Ottawa to S.D. Woodruff stating that a certificate has been issued to pay full compensation for all the damage to lots 20 and 21 in the 5th Concession in Grantham by the overflow of the Welland Canal. A piece has been torn from the top of the letter. This does not affect the text, Sept. 24, 1880.
    • Letter - Holmes' Burglar Alarm, Telegraph Company to S.D. Woodruff

      Holmes' Burglar Alarm, Telegraph Company (1881-02-08)
      Letter to S.D. Woodruff from the Holmes’ Burglar Alarm, Telegraph Company of New York stating that they will send a Mr. Whittaker over to make repairs or changes. There is a partial envelope included with this letter, Feb. 8, 1881.
    • Michigan Central Railway to S.D. Woodruff

      Michigan Central Railway (1883-06-16)
      Letter from the Michigan Central Railway to S.D. Woodruff regarding the construction of a fence, June 16, 1883.
    • Letter to “all men” in a declaration by Samuel D. Woodruff

      Woodruff, Samuel D. (1883-07-01)
      Letter to “all men” in a declaration by Samuel D. Woodruff of St. Catharines that he received money from the Canada Southern Railway Line for Lot no.10 in Willoughby, July 1, 1883.
    • Postcard Addressed to Mr. Henry Woodruff

      1883-08-06
      Postcard addressed to Mr. Henry Woodruff of St. Davids regarding 33 bags placed to Mr. Woodruff’s credit. The postcard is signed by John May, Aug. 6, 1883.