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  • Water wagon
    Water wagon
    Object       In 1834, the fire department purchased a new ten-man hand-operated pumper known as the "Man Killer," as well as a horse drawn wagon to carry axes, a horse-drawn ladder wagon, a hand-operated pump with leather hose, and a water wagon.
    Object     In 1834, the fire department purchased a new ten-man hand-operated pumper known as the "Man Killer," as well as a horse drawn wagon to carry axes, a horse-drawn ladder wagon, …
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
  • 1834 Pumper
    1834 Pumper
    Object       The Niagara Fire Department purchased this early apparatus in 1834. This hand pump engine was probably one of the first hand pumpers built by James Smith of New York City. Between 1810 and the 1860s, Smith manufactured close to 500 hand pumpers.
    Object     The Niagara Fire Department purchased this early apparatus in 1834. This hand pump engine was probably one of the first hand pumpers built by James Smith of New York City. …
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
  • Ahyouwaighs, Chief of the Six Nations 1838
    Ahyouwaighs, Chief of the Six Nations 1838
    ImageObject       Portrait of Ahyouwaighs (or John Brant, 1794-1832) who was the son of Thayendanegea (Joseph Brant, 1742/43-1807). In the War of 1812, Brant and John Norton led native warriors to stop an American attack at the Battle of Queenston Heights in October 1812. He was made a lieutenant in the Indian …
    ImageObject     Portrait of Ahyouwaighs (or John Brant, 1794-1832) who was the son of Thayendanegea (Joseph Brant, 1742/43-1807). In the War of 1812, Brant and John Norton led native warriors to stop …
  • Letter from Alexander McPherson to his mother, 1 September 1834
    Letter from Alexander McPherson to his mother, 1 September 1834
    TextObject       Content warning: Racism, Slavery, and Colonialism The Alexander McPherson letters contain discussion of slavery and managing a plantation and may contain violent descriptions. Some of this information may be difficult to absorb. These ideologies are not condoned by Archives at Whitby Public Library, but the Archives has preserved such records …
    TextObject     Content warning: Racism, Slavery, and Colonialism The Alexander McPherson letters contain discussion of slavery and managing a plantation and may contain violent descriptions. Some of this information may be difficult …
    Whitby Public Library
  • Letter from Alexander McPherson to his mother, 13 September 1835
    Letter from Alexander McPherson to his mother, 13 September 1835
    TextObject       Content warning: Racism, Slavery, and Colonialism The Alexander McPherson letters contain discussion of slavery and managing a plantation and may contain violent descriptions. Some of this information may be difficult to absorb. These ideologies are not condoned by Archives at Whitby Public Library, but the Archives has preserved such records …
    TextObject     Content warning: Racism, Slavery, and Colonialism The Alexander McPherson letters contain discussion of slavery and managing a plantation and may contain violent descriptions. Some of this information may be difficult …
    Whitby Public Library
  • Holy Matrimony
    Holy Matrimony
    ImageObject       The Holy Matrimony page in this Family bible is where the marriage of the family's Matriarch and Patriarch would have been recorded.
    ImageObject     The Holy Matrimony page in this Family bible is where the marriage of the family's Matriarch and Patriarch would have been recorded.
    Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
  • Family Bible - Births
    Family Bible - Births
    ImageObject       Pages for recording family births
    ImageObject     Pages for recording family births
    Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
  • Matching & Dispatching
    Matching & Dispatching
    ImageObject       As with this family bible, most will have space to record family marriages and deaths.
    ImageObject     As with this family bible, most will have space to record family marriages and deaths.
    Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
  • Genealogy of the Patriarchs
    Genealogy of the Patriarchs
    ImageObject       As an added bonus, this family bible also contains a genealogy of the Patriarchs! Note Adam is listed first as 'created'.
    ImageObject     As an added bonus, this family bible also contains a genealogy of the Patriarchs! Note Adam is listed first as 'created'.
    Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
  • Family Bibles
    Family Bibles
    GroupTextObject       Prior to the 20th century, the Family Bible was a staple in households and acted as the official place for a family's vital records. These books were often given as gifts to married couples or passed down through generations, allowing members to record their marriage, births of children, family deaths, …
    GroupTextObject     Prior to the 20th century, the Family Bible was a staple in households and acted as the official place for a family's vital records. These books were often given as …
    Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
  • Names and News Clippings
    Names and News Clippings
    ImageTextObject       Names and news clipping recorded under 'Deaths' in this family bible.
    ImageTextObject     Names and news clipping recorded under 'Deaths' in this family bible.
    Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto
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