Queenston Collection

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Subject:  Queenston (Ont.) 
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Queenston Young People's Union. Minutes and Attendance. 1944-47 
Texts  1944-47,   A black hard-covered book with lined pages that contains handwritten minutes of Queenston Young People's Union meetings between 1944 and 1947 with some details on past and upcoming events, list of members, receipts and disbursements etc. Notebook with almost 100 handwritten pages; size:18cm x...
Clearance of vessel to a foreign port, 1894 
Texts  June 24, 1894,   Clearance form for steamer Ongiara filled out by Port of Lewiston, N.Y. authorities in 1894.
Sketch of lots in Queenston 
ImagesTexts    Sketch of some lots in a village of Queenston, located between Dumfries, Princess, Partition and Queen [today: Queenston] streets. One lot marked in red indicates location of the Queenston Baptist Church. Drawing on wax paper; undated. Handwritten note by B. W. Ellis, Deputy Registrar: "This...
Niagara Township Winners, elected in December 1957. 
Images  10 Dec 1957,   Black and white photograph of Niagara Township Winners after election on December 9, 1957. From left to right are Trustees Robert Kirkby and Ernest Selway, Deputy Reeve Fred Goring; Reeve Harry Dawson(Seated), Councillors George Carr, Jean Huggins (Mrs. A. E.) and J. Henry Freel. Photo was...
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.
Police Village of Queenston- Minute Book, 1921-1964 
Texts  1921-1964,   A black hard covered book, with lined pages that contains handwritten minutes of Queenston Police Village meetings between December 1921 and 1964 with all the details, list of members, financial issues, upcoming events etc. There is a list of elected trustees on the first three pages of the book...
Queen's Forest Lodge in Queenston. Minute Book, 1876-1880 
Texts  1876-1880,   A black hard-covered book, with lined and numbered pages, that contains handwritten minutes of Queen's Forest Lodge (No. 445 I. O. of G. L.) meetings between February, 1876 and February, 1880. Book: p.214 (missing pages: 3-6, 21-22, 99-102, 161-162); size:22cm x 33.5cm Inscription: "This volume...
Land Title for a lot 181 in the Village of Queenston, 1966. 
Texts  17 May 1966,   Document "in the matter of part of lot 181, corporation plan 1, in the village of Queenston, in the Township of Niagara". It was prepared by Bench, Keogh, Rogers & Grass, Barristers & Solicitor after receiving an application from Alma Hill Anthony for an absolute title to this land. It has been...
Voters' list for the municipality of the Township of Niagara for the year 1959. 
Texts  27 Oct 1959,   Voters' list for the municipality of the Township of Niagara for the year 1959. This list was posted up in the clerk's office on the 27th day of October, 1959. Book: p.80; size:16.5cm x 27cm [Page 1] "I, John K. Couillard, clerk of the Municipality of the Township of Niagara, in the County of...
Abstract of Title, Lot No. 141 in the Village of Queenston, 1952 
Texts  21 Oct 1952,   Abstract of Title regarding Lot No. 141 in the Village of Queenston. Document: 3 pages; size:50.5cm x 28.5cm The Queenston Baptist Church is located on this lot.
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). Scale: 100 Ft.= 1 in "Given to Jean Hill by George E. Levett in 1920"
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 Francis A. Wynn of Queenston and Trustees of the Presbyterian Church of Canada in Stamford. 
Texts  15 Nov 1893,   Quit Claim Deed between Francis A. Wynn of the village of Queenston in the country of Lincoln and John K. Crawford, Archibald Morrison, Hugh Mitchell and James R. Johnson all of the township of Stamford in the county of Welland and Robert J. Niven of the township of Niagara in the country of...
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.
Journals of Ransom Goring, 1867-1869  

Texts    Handwritten diaries by Ransom Goring, a grandson of Francis Goring (1755-1842). Ransom chronicles his everyday life as a farmer: tasks, trades, weather (being important topic) but also school meetings, political events, social gatherings, births, marriages and deaths in the closest area: St....
A form on Laura Secord School for CIHB 
TextsImages  1980,   A form on Laura Secord School for Canadian Inventory of Historic Building completed by Jean Huggins, a former teacher at this school. It consists of 4 pages, a photograph of the school, a negative and two sketches of floor plan (hand-drawn by Mrs. J. Huggins). Black and white photo size: 13.8cm x...
Queenston's First School 
TextsImages  Huggins, Jean A. E. (1895-1989), Queenston's First School, "Queenston's First School," Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), 12 May 1965  Article about Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston with a photo of old school building -reproduction of an oil painting by Charles R. Kilkenny, a school principal between 1891 and 1919.
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Queenston Collection

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