Archives Acquires Wilfred Smith Collection The Archives has acquired the Wilfred Smith Collection, comprising more than 50 glass-plate negatives and black and white photographs showing scenes in Aylmer and East Elgin, 1916-1936. The accompanying photo shows the construction of the Stalter Gully Bridge, County Road 42 (Nova Scotia Line), lots 27 and 28, concessions 1 and 2, Township of Malahide, ca.
New Virtual Exhibit on Elgin County Courthouse The Archives has designed and published a new virtual exhibit outlining the history of the Elgin County Courthouse in St. Thomas, a provincial historic site originally constructed 1852-1853 to satisfy conditions outlined in 14 & 15 Vic. C.5, 2 August 1851, which provisionally granted Elgin County’s petition to separate from Middlesex County, contingent on the erection
Archives Launches New Web Database Search Interface The Archives has launched a new web database search interface. Among many improvements, the new search experience allows users to select items retrieved in a search to a list which they can print, save or email; to directly request additional information about items retrieved from search results; and to more easily request photograph reproductions. Copyright