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Decade:  1920 
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By-law No. 746 for the formation of the Police Village of St. Davids 
TextsImages  17 Jul 1923,   "By-law No. 746 for the formation of the Police Village of St. Davids, passed and adopted this 17 day of July A. D. 1923." Certified a true copy by Regional Municipality of Niagara.
Canadian end of the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge. 
Images  1921,   Sepia coloured photograph of a suspension bridge with railway track in the middle.
Steps to Queenston Dock, 1921. 
Images  1921,   Sepia coloured photograph of the stairs on the riverbank.
Conveyance of Lot in Queenston Village, 1880. 
Texts  23 Jun 1928,   Copy of Conveyance of Lot (No. 140 and 141) in Queenston issued and certified by St. Catharines Deputy Registrar in 1928. Original transfer of title to property in 1880 was between Mrs. Bell Wight Duncan and the Trustees of the Regular Baptist Church. The Queenston Baptist Church is located on...
Deed of Land between Lillie Bradley et al and Queenston Women's Institute, 1928 
Texts  19 Sep 1928,   Deed of Land between Lillie Bradley, George Elliott Levitt and Marshall Ernest Levitt (Trustees of the Queenston Regular Baptist Church) and Queenston Women's Institute, in regard to Lot No. 141 in the Village of Queenston. It was signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of Alexander Fraser...
Plan of Queenston before 1920, sketch 
ImagesTexts    ...Plan of the Village of Queenston with street names and numbered lots. Drawing hand drawn on blue-painted paper and attached to supporting wax paper; undated but created before 1920 (see inscription)....
Abstract of Title, Lot No. 141 in the Village of Queenston, 1928 
Texts  1 Oct 1928,   Abstract of Title regarding Lot No. 141 in the Village of Queenston prepared in 1928 by the Deputy Registrar in the Registry Office of Lincoln County. The text in handwritten on a standard form with lined paper. Document: 2 pages; size:54.7cm x 26.7cm The Queenston Baptist Church is located on...
Quit Claim Deed between the Home Mission Board of the Baptist Convention and Queenston Women's Institute 
Texts  27 Sep 1928,   Quit Claim Deed between Home Mission Board of the Baptist Convention and Queenston Women's Institute. This 1928 deed transfers ownership of Lot No. 141 in Queenston to Queenston Women's Institute. Document: 3 pages; size:35.6cm x 21.8cm The Queenston Baptist Church was located on this lot.
Laura Secord School in Queenston - Class of Miss Hazel Corman, 1922 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1922,   Sepia tone photograph of school children, arranged in three rows, and standing outside of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. Principal Miss Hazel Corman is standing on the right side. A photograph is attached to brown cardboard frame. Reverse- handwritten names of some students: "Jean...
Queen Street in Queenston (about 1920) 
Images  1920,   ..."Queen St. Queenston (about 1920)"...
Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, class photo, 1926-27 
ImagesHas Mystery?    Black and white photograph of unidentified school children, arranged in three rows: sitting, kneeling and standing with teacher on the left. The photo is attached to a brown cardboard with a stamp of Royal Studio and handwritten "1926-27"
Students of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, school year 1921-22 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1921,   Sepia tone photograph of a large group of school children, arranged in seven rows, with teaching personnel on left side. Picture taken at the front entrance of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. A photograph is attached to beige cardboard frame. Reverse: "1921-22"
Students of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, school year 1925-26 
ImagesHas Mystery?  1925,   Sepia tone photograph of a big group of school children with teaching personnel and senior students in back row. Picture taken at the front entrance of Laura Secord Memorial School. A little boy in a middle of front row is holding a sign "Laura Secord Memorial School, Queenston, Sept. 1925". A...
Queenston-Lewiston Bridge, 1925.
 
Images  1925,   Black and white photo of a suspension bridge over Niagara Gorge and the railway tracks along the Niagara River. The old (the second) Queenston-Lewiston Suspension Bridge was originally built near the location of the present-day Rainbow Bridge, and was re-elected in Queenston in 1898, after the...
Betty & Ruth Huggins wading in pool in Fort Drummond, Queenston Heights Park. Not dated but probably in the early 1930s. 
Images    Black and white photograph of two girls playing in a shallow pool. Undated photograph but the wading pool in Queenston Heights Park was opened in 1926. Reverse: "Betty & Ruth Huggins wading in pool in Fort Drummond, Queenston Heights Park."
Portrait of an unidentified man
 
ImagesHas Mystery?    ...A black and white portrait photograph of an unidentified man. This oval picture is inside of trifold, cardboard case with engraved name of "FAINGOLD Grand Rapids". Undated, probably early 1920s....
Deep Hollow 1929 
Images  1929,   Black and white photograph of Niagara River and a gully called Deep Hollow, taken in winter 1929. In the background - Lewiston on American side of Niagara River. There are railway tracks along the river on Canadian side (foreground). Reverse: "Deep Hollow 1929"
Pupils of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston, 1922. 
ImagesHas Mystery?  May 1922,   Old photograph of a big group of school children, both junior and senior, in the front of school entrance. Principal Miss Hazel Corman (wearing glasses) is standing on the right side. The building is made of stone blocks and bricks, with double massive columns on both sides of an entrance. Laura...
Home of trustee A. E. Huggins in Queenston 
Images    ...The Queenston and St. David's branch of Women's Institute was founded in 1908. In 1920s the organization bought then un-used former Queenston Baptist Church and opened as a hall in 1929....
History and Geography of Lincoln County 
TextsImages    Booklet about history and geography of Lincoln County. 30 p., folded map ; size: 12.5cm x 19 cm Geo. A. Carefoot, B.A., B.Paed was a Public School Inspector for Lincoln County between 1917-41. Road Map of the County of Lincoln 1928.
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Queenston Collection


Queenston Collection includes an extensive historical material from the area collected by Jean Huggins.