The file contains information about various organizations and businesses from the Eastern Townships from 1850 to 2007. It consists primarily of diplomas; letters; annual reports; graduation programs; a Rotary Club of Sherbrooke 75th anniversary programme; and a Elesco Twenty-Five Year Club photograph. Included in the diplomas: a certificate of university school examination from McGill and Bishop College University and a diploma from Ontario Business College.
Item is a photograph oh the Sherbrooke plant of the Fletcher Corporation Limited on June 1st, 1920. The St-Francis River, some bulildings and many piles of wood can be seen. Photo by Sears Sherbrooke, Que.
The file contains information about correspondence of various organizations and businesses from the Eastern Townships from 1834 to 2000. It consists of correspondence for these organizations or businesses: Eastern Townships Bank; the magistrate's Chambers of Sherbrooke; the Headquater Police Department; Sherbrooke Young Men's Christian Association; Huard, Fraser,Macdonald , Avocates; J. B. Reed; L. A. Dufresne; Sherbrooke Real Estate Compagny; Pedlar People Limited; Sherbrooke Board of Trade; Spencer Corsets (Canada) Limited; Sherbrooke Trust; and Mus�e des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke. Also included: Telegrams adressed to Colonel Charles Lindbergh.
La série contient des informations photographiques sur une variété de sujets tels que l'exploitation minière; catastrophes naturelles; bâtiments; paysages et les début des portrais photgraphiques. Il se compose de photographies et d'un artefact. La série est composée des dossiers suivants : Amiante (1909-1930) ; Négatifs en plaque de verre ([190-?]-1946); Portrait ([187-?]-[192-?]) ; Catastrophe naturelle (1942-[194-]); Bâtiments et paysages (1872-1999) ; Personailté locales (1957-[197-?]).
Item is a photograph of a group of young man doing a pyramid and other gymnastics figures at the YMCA's Annual Gym Demonstration on May 25th, 1949. The photograph also contains information on the interieur of the YMCA.
Artifact is an handwriten list of the Chapter Members of the Y's Mens Club of Sherbrooke. The list includes the following members: John Leigh (Pres.); N.S. Lothrop; W. Hawley Griffith (Vice Pres.); W.McCullough; C.T. Tate (Secretary); H. McCullough; R. Robertson; F.S. Lothrop; E.S. Beerworth; R.H. Byrd; R.H. Moulton; R.F. Corkran; R.W. Breckenbridge; W.P. McVie and J.J. Lunn.
Item is a photomontage of the Sherbrooke YMCA Basketball team, which were the champions of the Eastern Township League in 1911. From top to bottom, left to right: W.S. Marguire (Phy. Dir); J.E. Smith (Pres.); C.E. Reid (Sec'y); H.B. Johnston; R.C. Tate; J. Holt; H.G. Tate (Capt.); J.W. Dresser; R.W. Hover; H.B Miller; H.B. Edney; G.M. Wiggett and E.C. Kerr. Photographer: Johnston photo
Item is a photograph of a young man performing at the parallel bar in front of an audience at a gymnastics show. The photograph also contains information on the interior of the YMCA. Some spectators can be seen drinking a soft drink. (Pop, Soda)
Item is a photograph of the City "A" League "Y" Softball Team in 1947. Standing: H. Allard; C. Sutton (Manager); G. Bennett (Coach); B. Linds; D. Barfi. Kneeling: R. Wilson (Capt); L. Gallagher; T. Ryan; P. Thivierge; P. Triganne. Missing: A. Channell; L. Beaulieu; J. Scott.
La série contient de l'information sur différentes entreprises ou organismes des Cantons-de-l'Est de 1834 à 2007. Elle se compose principalement de photographies; artefacts; correspondance; souvenirs de train. La série est composée des fichiers suivants : YMCA (1911-1954); Rack-A-Rock Co. (1904-1906); Chemin de fer du Québec Central (1895-1948); Divers (1850-2007) ; et correspondances diverses (1834-2000).
Item is a photograph of a group officers and ex-officers present at the at the depositing of the colors of the late 54th Regiment in the chancels of St. Anne Church, Richmond, Monday, September 5th, 1904.
The subseries contains information on various events that happened in the Eastern Townships from 1923 to 1990. It consists of 2 programmes (one about the unveiling of the Lennoxville War memorial and the other about the celebration of the coronation of George VI in Stanstead; Rock Island and Beebe); a commemorative coin of the 75th anniversary of Ayer's Cliff; 4 Athletic Meet ribbons; 6 buttons (2 about Midsummer 1989;1990; 3 about the Sherbrooke Exhibition in 1966 and 1967; and 1 about the steam and gas show in Rock Island in 1989).
Item is a photograph of many influential Sherbrooke political men. From left to right: Hon. John Samuel Bourque (MNA of Sherbrooke) , Émile Rioux (Mayor of Sherbrooke), Col. Papineau A.D.C., Hon. Esioff-Léon Patenaude (Lieutenant Governor of Quebec) , Charles Benjamin Howard (MP of Sherbrooke), C. Picard, Hon. Jacob Nicol (Senator of Bedford, Quebec), M. Pevost, J. N. Codere and Joseph Couture. Picture takentat the CHLT. Many can be seen wearing their Sherbrooke Centenary medal.