Collection P997 - Eastern Townships Resource Centre Textual Records collection

Glasgow Canadian Land and Trust Company Limited Sherrington Petition Caroline Parsons Coombs Canadian Grenadier Guards Battle of Hong Kong Fairs Pressure-Proof Rings Limited Gleason's Shorthand and Business College Sherbrooke Trust Company Sutton The News and Eastern Townships Advocate The Sherbrooke Illustrated School Commissioners Leisure Occupations Students Council of Lennoxville High School Yearbooks Cookshire Sunday School Association Robin Burns Reverend Taylor L.O. Bunt Plays and skits Little White Ribboners Victoria Day Grant to Olivier Béliveau Grant to Duncan McLean Grant to Colin Noble, 1861 Grant to Colin Noble, 1864 Grant to Colin Noble, 1866 Deed to James A. Frasier The Eastern Townships of Quebec: a good place to live and play
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Eastern Townships Resource Centre Textual Records collection

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  • [18--]-2004 (Creation)

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1.91 l.m. of textual records. - 1 drawing. - 4 maps. - 13 photographs. - 1 postcard. - 2 architectural plans.

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The documents were donated to the ETRC by various donors.

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The collection contains source material on various topics related to the Eastern Townships in the ninetieth and twentieth centuries such as settlement, colonization, politic, military, economy, transport, communication, health and welfare, education, religion and culture. It consists mainly of schedules, obituaries, by-laws, insurance policies, certificates, photographs, maps, drawings, posters, cards, petitions, genealogies, diaries, scrapbooks, newspapers, letters, songsheets, land grants, reports, ledgers, minutes of meetings, notebooks and programmes. The collection is comprised of the following series: Settlement and Colonization ([18--]-Photocopied 1994), Politics (1965-1974), Military (1802-1988), Economy (1830-1987), Transport and Communications (1826-1990), Health and Welfare (1931-1949), Education (1854-1998), Religion ([18-?]-Photocopied 1993), Culture ([18-?]-1990).

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The collection is arranged according to the classification system established by the ETRC. The collection consists of textual records donated individually.
Most of the documents are in English, some in French.

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28 janvier, 2016

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