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  • Strike Against Penmans, Paris, 1949
    Strike Against Penmans, Paris, 1949
    text  1981     The copy of the book digitized was provided by the Paris Museum and Historical Society, who hold it in their collection.This book was a key source consulted by Joy Parr in her 1990 book The Gender of Breadwinners .
    text  1981   The copy of the book digitized was provided by the Paris Museum and Historical Society, who hold it in their collection.This book was a key source consulted by Joy Parr ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans "Pen Angle" Mirror and Medallion
    Penmans "Pen Angle" Mirror and Medallion
    imagetext       These two artifacts are advertising materials for the Penmans Limited clothing company prominently featuring their "Pen Angle" logo and trademark.The first item is a miniature mirror, approximately two inches wide; it strongly resembles a pin, but the back contains a mirror surface instead. It reads "Happy Reflections are caused by ...
    imagetext     These two artifacts are advertising materials for the Penmans Limited clothing company prominently featuring their "Pen Angle" logo and trademark.The first item is a miniature mirror, approximately two inches wide; ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Advertising Workbook
    Penmans Advertising Workbook
    imagetext       [Cover]Trade MarkPen AnglePenmans - Warranteed High Grade Knit GoodsPenmansKNITTED WEARUNDERWEARHOSIERYBATHING SUITSOUTERWARE[Inside front cover]"SMART FOR SCHOOLAND PLAY"Admiring glances fall their wayWhen they look smart for school and playThose smooth, expensive looking clothesAre Penmans sweaters, socks and hose.They need a fresh supplyYou'll find the cost not too highSmart Penmans garments long endureSo ...
    imagetext     [Cover]Trade MarkPen AnglePenmans - Warranteed High Grade Knit GoodsPenmansKNITTED WEARUNDERWEARHOSIERYBATHING SUITSOUTERWARE[Inside front cover]"SMART FOR SCHOOLAND PLAY"Admiring glances fall their wayWhen they look smart for school and playThose smooth, expensive looking ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Imported Help Fares paid in 1910
    Penmans Imported Help Fares paid in 1910
    text  1910     This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1910. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - in England and throughout Canada and assisted them in immigrating to Canada in order to work in the Penmans clothing ...
    text  1910   This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1910. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Imported Help Fares paid in 1910, book 2
    Penmans Imported Help Fares paid in 1910, book 2
    text  1910     This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1910. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - in England and throughout Canada and assisted them in immigrating to Canada in order to work in the Penmans clothing ...
    text  1910   This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1910. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • What Penmans Offer You, 1923
    What Penmans Offer You, 1923
    textimagecomment  1923     This 1923 pamphlet was created in order to attract workers to Paris in order to work for the Penmans Limited knitting mill. At this time, Penmans advertised and recruited widely in order to attract workers, primarily, women, from Canada and from Great Britain, whom they would bring to Paris in ...
    textimagecomment  1923   This 1923 pamphlet was created in order to attract workers to Paris in order to work for the Penmans Limited knitting mill. At this time, Penmans advertised and recruited widely ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Imported Help Book No. 1, 1912-13
    Penmans Imported Help Book No. 1, 1912-13
    text  1913     This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1912-13. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - in England and throughout Canada and assisted them in immigrating to Canada in order to work in the Penmans clothing ...
    text  1913   This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1912-13. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • 1911 pamphlet advertising Penmans Union Suit with Closed Crotch
    1911 pamphlet advertising Penmans Union Suit with Closed Crotch
    text  1911     This small pamphlet is advertising the Penmans Limited union suit, patented in early 1911. Its apparent innovation was the introduction of a closed crotch.
    text  1911   This small pamphlet is advertising the Penmans Limited union suit, patented in early 1911. Its apparent innovation was the introduction of a closed crotch.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Sweater Coats Catalogue for 1911
    Penmans Sweater Coats Catalogue for 1911
    textimage  1911     This 1911 catalogue details some of the sweater coats available from the Penmans Limited clothing company in that year. Every coat includes a full photograph or illustration.
    textimage  1911   This 1911 catalogue details some of the sweater coats available from the Penmans Limited clothing company in that year. Every coat includes a full photograph or illustration.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • 1906 Penmans Underwear Advertisement
    1906 Penmans Underwear Advertisement
    textimage  1906     This 1906 advertisement displays the Penmans Limited clothing company's line of underwear for 1906.
    textimage  1906   This 1906 advertisement displays the Penmans Limited clothing company's line of underwear for 1906.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • 1902 Penmans Underwear no. 95 Series Advertisement
    1902 Penmans Underwear no. 95 Series Advertisement
    textimage  1902     This 1902 advertisement touts the virtues of the 1902 line of underwear in the Penmans Limited clothing company's no. 95 series.
    textimage  1902   This 1902 advertisement touts the virtues of the 1902 line of underwear in the Penmans Limited clothing company's no. 95 series.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans No. 1 Employee Picnic, 1924
    Penmans No. 1 Employee Picnic, 1924
    imagetextmysterycomment  9 Aug 1924     PENMAN's No.I PICNIC - AUG.9 th. 1924.
    imagetextmysterycomment  9 Aug 1924   PENMAN's No.I PICNIC - AUG.9 th. 1924.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Retirement Banquet Card for Charles Moodie Heddle, 1920
    Penmans Retirement Banquet Card for Charles Moodie Heddle, 1920
    text  13 May 1920     ... food and order of events, including the text of the two toasts, as well as the...
    text  13 May 1920   ... food and order of events, including the text of the two toasts, as well as the...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Christmas Bonus Announcement Card, 1919
    Penmans Christmas Bonus Announcement Card, 1919
    text  22 Dec 1919     This small card was given to a Penmans Limited employee to announce their Christmas bonus for that year. It was donated by Eileen Ada Tincknell, and may have been for her father who was a "fixer" at the Penmans #2 mill.
    text  22 Dec 1919   This small card was given to a Penmans Limited employee to announce their Christmas bonus for that year. It was donated by Eileen Ada Tincknell, and may have been for ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Employees outside the Penmans Willow Street Factory, early 20th century
    Employees outside the Penmans Willow Street Factory, early 20th century
    imagetextmystery  [ca. 1900]     This early 20th century photograph depicts a group of employees outside the Willow St. factory of the Penmans Limited clothing company.This photo is Zoomify enabled! Click on the photo to zoom in and pan around so that you can see more details.
    imagetextmystery  [ca. 1900]   This early 20th century photograph depicts a group of employees outside the Willow St. factory of the Penmans Limited clothing company.This photo is Zoomify enabled! Click on the photo to ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Postcard depicting Penmans No. 1 Mill, c. early 20th century
    Postcard depicting Penmans No. 1 Mill, c. early 20th century
    imagetext  [ca. 1900]     Penman's No. 1 Mill, Paris, Ont.
    imagetext  [ca. 1900]   Penman's No. 1 Mill, Paris, Ont.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Postcard depicting Penman driving across the William St. Bridge, c. early 20th century
    Postcard depicting Penman driving across the William St. Bridge, c. early 20th century
    imagetext  [ca. 1900]     WILLIAM ST. BRIDGE - PARIS
    imagetext  [ca. 1900]   WILLIAM ST. BRIDGE - PARIS
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Penmans Immigration Fare Repayment Agreement for Sarah Speed, 1913
    Penmans Immigration Fare Repayment Agreement for Sarah Speed, 1913
    text  13 Aug 1913     In this 1913 contract, Sarah Speed agrees to repay her transportation fare from England to Penmans Limited. At the time, Penmans solicited workers from across Canada and in England, and paid for their immigration costs. The cost was treated as a loan and was expected to be repaid from the ...
    text  13 Aug 1913   In this 1913 contract, Sarah Speed agrees to repay her transportation fare from England to Penmans Limited. At the time, Penmans solicited workers from across Canada and in England, and ...
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Postcard depicting Strike at Penmans No. 1 Mill, 1907
    Postcard depicting Strike at Penmans No. 1 Mill, 1907
    imagetext  14 Oct 1907     A STRIKE AT PARIS, OCT. 14, 07
    imagetext  14 Oct 1907   A STRIKE AT PARIS, OCT. 14, 07
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
  • Daniel Penman, father of John Penman
    Daniel Penman, father of John Penman
    imagetext  1[8??]     This photograph depicts Daniel Penman, the father of John Penman.
    imagetext  1[8??]   This photograph depicts Daniel Penman, the father of John Penman.
    County of Brant Public Library
    Paris Museum and Historical Society
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