Queenston Collection

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Item type(s):  Pamphlets  
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Quota Club. What Is It? 
TextsImages    Small pamphlet about the Quota Club International, Inc. , printed on greyish paper with the club's logo (on front page) and lettering in dark blue. Revised July 1950, reprinted in U.S.A. Folded. Unfolded size:15cm x 9.1 cm
Installation of Quota Club Officers for Niagara Falls, Ontario and Niagara Falls, New York. 
TextsImages  24 Jan 1952,   Program of Installation of Officers for Quota Clubs in Niagara Falls, Ontario and Niagara Falls, New York. Pamphlet printed on greyish paper with the club's logo (on front page) and lettering in dark blue and folded. Unfolded size:10.2cm x 15.2cm Also a stationary sheet of Quota Club, Niagara...
Cottons May Be Smart : Homemaking Club Unit 
Texts  1949,   Cottons May Be Smart : Homemaking Club Unit. The Women's Institute manual on organizing and teaching young girls how to choose a pattern and cotton fabric, and make a simple dress. Includes: Leader's manual, member's pamphlet and the club girl's report of achievement. Booklet: 35 pages;...
The Hamilton Area Women's Institutes and the Districts of the Area. 
Texts  30 Oct 1951,   Full title: The Hamilton Area Women's Institutes and The Districts of the Area. A REPORT OF WOMEN'S INSTITUTE ACTIVITIES in the Hamilton Area During the past Twenty-five Years. Includes programme of 25th Annual Convention of Hamilton Area Women's Institutes and chapters on: Hamilton Convention...
Queenston address given by Mrs. A. E. Huggins at the unveiling of the historic plague commemorating the founding of Queenston, October 28, 1973. 
TextsImages  28 Oct 1973,   Queenston address given by Mrs. A. E. Huggins at the unveiling of the historic plague commemorating the founding of Queenston, October 28, 1973. Booklet: 20 pages; size:13.7cm x 21.4cm
A short history of St Saviours Brock Memorial Church 
TextsImages  September 1988,   Full Title: "St Saviours Brock Memorial Church. Queenston, Ontario, Canada. A short history. September 1988". Includes a page with a list of "Clergy who served at St Saviours". Pamphlet: 4 pages with two photos of the church (front and back covers); size: 14cm x 22cm St. Saviour Anglican Church,...
Anne Helena Woodruff 
TextsImages    Essay about Anne Helena Woodruff, one of Canada's early women writers, written by Elsie M. Stevens, a member of the Women's Literary Club of St. Catharines. Anne Helena Woodruff was born in St. Davids, on December 28, 1850, to William Henry Woodruff and Mary Delilah Secord. While living on her...
Christian Warner: A Methodist Pioneer 
Texts  1945,   Pamphlet "Reprinted from Ontario Historical Society Papers and Records (Toronto, 1945), Vol. XXXVII" [vol. 37] p. 9 [71-79]; size: 17cm x 24.5cm On the first page the author's signature with a handwritten note: "With the compliments of its author. Mrs. S. Tolan" [Eva Elliot Tolan]
Battle for the Heartland: Stoney Creek, June 6, 1813 
Texts  1963,   "by Charles M. Johnston Department of History, McMaster University In collaboration with Richard Diubaldo and John Hammill" Booklet p.17., map, size: 12.3cm x 17.3cm Charles M. Johnston, Department of History, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
The Battle of Queenston Heights 
TextsImages  11 Nov 1976,   Additional information on a title page: "Readings in Niagara Frontier History November 11, 1976 Dr. I. F. Mogavero" Booklet: p.18, map; size:22cm x 28cm John W. Percy has been a historian for the Town of Tonawanda and the Village of Kenmore since 1969.
Tour Guide of Church Historic Sites 
Texts  1984,   Booklet about important historic sites of the Congregational, Presbyterian, Methodist, Evangelical United Brethren and United Churches of Canada in Ontario. p.16, ill., size:13.7cm x 21.2cm Full title: "Tour Guide of Church Historic Sites: The United Church of Canada The Presbyterian Church in...
Visitor's Guide. Where to go, what to see & what to do in the first capital of Upper Canada. 
TextsImages  1980,   Booklet with soft covers: 32 p.,ill.; size: 14cm x 21.8cm Foreword by W. N. Dick Wilbert N. Dick was the Lord Mayor of Niagara-on-the-Lake from 1977 to 1985 CREDITS: Artist George Balbar, well-known Niagara artist who sketched cover and other illustrations. Artist Bonna Rouse Stonehouse...
The Indispensable Tourist's and Wheelman's Guide to the Niagara District 
TextsImages  1899,   Book: p.43, maps; size:22.2cm x 15cm Full title: "The Indispensable Tourist's and Wheelman's Guide to the Niagara District With Maps" Mr. C. H. Mitchell, town engineer, Niagara Falls, Ont., prepared rough-draft maps.
"A Tribute to Mother" by Annie Maye Armstrong 
Texts    This tribute describes Mrs. Esdale's passing, the people who attended her funeral and the words spoken by the reverend at her funeral in Edmonton, Alberta. From Armstrong family collection
Sketches of Niagara. Complementary to Old Romance Map of Historical Niagara-on-the-Lake "Where Canada Began" 
TextsImages    Full title: "Through the centuries this old Town, Indian centre, refuge of escaped Slaves, the first Capital of Upper Canada, and scene of a Battle, has been known by many names. Some of these were: Onghiara, Ouinagarah, Butlersburg, Nassau, Lennox, Newark, West Niagara and...
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Queenston Collection

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