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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.
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.
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"
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.
Miss Hazel Corman retirement party in Laura Secord Memorial Hall 
Images    Black and white photograph of attendees at the party held in Laura Secord Memorial Hall. The first from right: Mrs. A. E. Huggins (Jean Hill), a former teacher of this school. Miss Hazel A. Corman, retiring after 35 years as principal of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston public school, was...
Miss Hazel Corman retirement party in Laura Secord Memorial Hall 
Images    Black and white photograph of former students and teachers of Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. From left to right: Trustee Harry C. Vrooman; Miss Hazel A. Corman, Mrs. A. E. Huggins (Jean Hill), president of the Home and School Association, and Boyton H. Fisher. Miss Hazel A. Corman,...
Queenston School Addition formal opening to be held tonight. 
TextsImages  Huggins, Jean A. E. (1895-1989), Queenston School Addition formal opening to be held tonight., "Queenston School Addition formal opening to be held tonight.," Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), 16 Mar 1953  A article about a new addition opening at Laura Secord Memorial School at Queenston written by Mrs. A. E. Huggins, a former teacher at this school. Also, a programme of official opening ceremonies. Newspaper photos description: "The picture at the top above the two-room addition to Laura Secord...
Open Two-Room Addition To Laura Secord School In Queenston Village 
TextsImages  Huggins, Jean A. E. (1895-1989), Open Two-Room Addition To Laura Secord School In Queenston Village, "Open Two-Room Addition To Laura Secord School In Queenston Village," St. Catharines Standard (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada), 16 Mar 1953  Article about adding a new wing with two rooms to Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. Photo of a new addition and old school building (behind). Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston was funded in part by Queenston Women's Institute and Buffalo businessman John D. Larkin. It was opened...
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...
Laura Secord School in Queenston - Students of Grades 5 to 8, May 1945. 
Images  May 1945,   Black and white photograph of a group of senior students arranged in three rows, in park-like area with outbuildings in the background. Back row :(left to right): Joan Bright, Bernice Cunningham, Betty Huggins, Joyce King, Ken Petrunick, Joyce Hoad[?], Jack Henderson?, Joe Hoad, Walt Fisher,...
Welcome to Laura Secord School Open House 
TextsImages  27 Oct 1976,   Program of Laura Secord School open house in 1976 with a list of school staff (Brockview and Laura Secord schools) and acknowledgement of various firms participating in school renovations.
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...
Local constables visiting Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston. 
TextsImages  McKenzie, Corky, Local constables visiting Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston., "Local constables visiting Laura Secord Memorial School in Queenston.," Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada)  Newspaper photos of OPP constables educating students of Laura Secord Memorial School on film equipment. " Constable Explains Film Carl Sulliman and Arie Botbyl listen intently as Constable Fred Blucher of the St. Catharines Provincial Police explains the film that has just been shown to the...
Home built by first St. Davids settler 
TextsImages  Mullin Carolyn, Home built by first St. Davids settler, "Home built by first St. Davids settler," Niagara-on-the-Lake Review Weekly ( Thomson Newspaper Company Limited), 19 Apr 1994  Full title: "Home built by first St. Davids settler. Current owners are restoring portions of Woodruff-Rigby home". Article written by Carolyn Mullin ("Niagara Falls Review" writer) and published by "Niagara-on-the-Lake Weekly", a community newspaper. Photograph of the house interior with a...
Woodruffs at home. Niagara-on-the-Lake family revives personal history
 
TextsImages  Mullin Carolyn, Woodruffs at home. Niagara-on-the-Lake family revives personal history , "Woodruffs at home. Niagara-on-the-Lake family revives personal history ," Niagara Falls Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), 2 May 1994  Article about Woodbourne house written by Carolyn Mullin and published by Niagara Falls Review, a community newspaper. Woodbourne house is one of several Woodruff houses in the village of St. Davids (Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake). The original Georgian wing of the house was built in 1839 by William...
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Queenston Collection


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