Queenston Collection

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Bangard, Harry, Mr. and Bangard, Harry, Mrs. (Wedding Anniversary) 
Genealogical ResourcesNewspapersTexts  appeared in Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), ,   Undated, probably 1960s.
Bright, William Thomas and Bright, Emily Gilbert (née Wallace) (Marriage notice) 
Genealogical ResourcesNewspapersTexts  appeared in Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), , . Date of Event: July 1, 1961 
Niven, Gary Robert and Haylor, Joanne Elizabeth (Marriage notice) 
Genealogical ResourcesNewspapersTexts  appeared in Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), 2 Jun 1969, . Date of Event: July 12, 1969 
Whitney House postcard 
ImagesNewspapers    A business card of Whitney's Oldest House, St. Augustine, Florida, which features an image of its exterior and several men and women in the frame. There are three signs which all give the house's title and one which gives the year it was built in (1516). There were several historical artifacts and...
Huge, 107-year-old Cornerstone of Lewiston Academy Will Become Part of New Village Monument

TextsNewspapers  July 4, 1924  Newspaper article about making the original stone (laid by Masonry on the Niagara Frontier in 1824) and a small amount of surrounding masonry into a permanent monument in the village park on the site of the former academy in Lewiston, NY. Newspaper clipping (on a page of scrapbook) measures 22.5x...
Girl graduates hold the stage at university commencements exercises 
TextsNewspapers    Newspaper clipping with photographs of recent female graduates of University of Toronto after completing the course for the Bachelor of Arts degree. Unknown publication. Undated but probably 1933. Clipping, part of a scrapbook, measures 19.5 x 30 cm and From Armstrong family collection.
Cherished Sheepskin is Won By More Than 600 Graduates 
TextsNewspapers    Newspaper article about graduation ceremonies and procession at University of Toronto. Unknown publication. Undated but probably 1933 as Robert Douglas Falconer (1909-1996)graduated in 1933. Newspaper clipping, mounted on greyish paper, measures 19 x 10 cm. From Armstrong family collection.
University of Toronto Faculty of Arts, Fourth Year, 1933 
TextsNewspapers  "University of Toronto Faculty of Arts, Fourth Year, 1933," The Globe, 6 Jun 1933  Newspaper announcement of successful students after examinations of the Fourth Year in the Faculty of Arts at University of Toronto in 1933. Highlighted name of Miss D. D. Walsh. Newspaper clipping measuring 37.5 x 25.5 cm. From Armstrong family collection.
Obituary of Mrs. John H. C. Durham 
TextsGenealogical ResourcesNewspapers    Newspaper clippings with obituaries of Ann Angus, wife of John H. C. Durham, formerly of Toronto, Ont., and sister of Mrs. A. D. Armstrong, Queenston. Unknown publications. From Armstrong family collection.
Rev. Dr. Workman states his views

TextsNewspapers    Newspaper clippings with two reports on a trial of Rev. Dr. Workman against Wesleyan Theological College in Montreal for dismissing him from his professorship at the college on the grounds that his teachings were unorthodox. The two principal allegations against him being that he denied the virgin...
Busy On Eve Of Birthday Toronto Woman, Aged 93, Recalls Knowing Royalty 
TextsImagesNewspapers  1939  Newspaper photograph and article about Mrs. Mary Elizabeth MacQueen, religious women living in Toronto who knew Queen Victoria and Kaiser Wilhelm II. At some point of her life she worked for Armstrong family. Newspaper clipping, on a page of scrapbook, measures 33 x 10 cm. Unknown publication....
Laura Secord's Story 
TextsImagesNewspapers  ONIGARA [Dorothy Walsh], "Laura Secord's Story," The Globe  Newspaper article about Laura Secord by ONIGARA (Dorothy Walsh) with her drawing of her Laura Secord's Queenston home [copied from Mrs. Currie's book on Laura Secord]. Newspaper clipping on a page of scrapbook measuring 26 x 10 cm. Undated. With handwritten "Dorothy Walsh" on a margin. From...
Unique summer house at Queenston 
TextsImagesNewspapers  "Unique summer house at Queenston," The Globe, 1909  Newspaper article, in series "Men, Women and Events", about an unique summer house standing on the lawn of a Niagara River fruit farm in Queenston and made of historic wheels. With a photograph of this construction with members of Armstrong family standing at the side of it. Stained newspaper...
Wedding Photographs of Ruth Margaret Agnew and William Gould Armstrong
TextsNewspapers  February 25, 1939  Newspaper photographs of wedding of Ruth Margaret Agnew to William Gould Armstrong at Hart House Chapel (University of Toronto) on February 25, 1939. Newspaper clippings measure: 24.5 x 14.5 cm; 18 x 15 cm; 18 x 10 cm; 23 x 11 cm. From Armstrong family collection.
Norman Alexander Armstrong of N.A. Armstrong Company Ltd. 
ImagesNewspapersTexts    Newspaper advertisement of N.A. Armstrong Company Ltd. with a photograph of its founder, Toronto architect, Norman Alexander Armstrong. "MR. N. A. ARMSTRONG OF THE N. A. ARMSTRONG CO. Ltd, Architects--Engineers 7 KING ST. EAST Architects for the Commerce & Transportation Building" Newspaper...
Commerce and Transportation Building, Bay and Front Streets, Now Nearing Completion 
TextsNewspapers  "Commerce and Transportation Building, Bay and Front Streets, Now Nearing Completion," The Mail and Empire (1895-1936), June 28, 1928  Article about construction a new Commerce and Transportation Building at Bay Street at Front Street West, Toronto. It was designed by N. A. Armstrong Co., Ltd., and constructed by the Carswell Construction Co. [Unfortunately demolished 1986] Description under the architect's drawing: "Coach and...
The Bloor Building, Toronto 
TextsImagesNewspapers    Article about the Bloor Building designed by N. A. Armstrong Co., Ltd., and located at Bloor Street West at Bay Street; with 3 black and white photographs of: Detail of Entrance; Second Floor Shops showing Corridor Display Window; Entrance hall. Also two architectural drawings by N.A. Armstrong...
Commerce and Transportation Building, Bay and Front Streets, Toronto 
TextsImagesNewspapers    Newspaper clipping with article about the Commerce and Transportation Building at Bay Street at Front Street West, Toronto which was designed by N. A. Armstrong Co., Ltd., with more details on its financing and construction phases. The architectural drawing in centre is surrounded by six small...
Many great structures planned or under way in Toronto 
TextsImagesNewspapers    Newspaper clipping with pictures of newly constructed or planned buildings in Toronto. One of the projects mentioned was the Commerce and Transportation Building at Bay Street at Front Street West, Toronto which was designed by N. A. Armstrong Co., Ltd. Newspaper clipping with various architects'...
Scrapbook dedicated to Norman A. Armstrong 
TextsImagesNewspapers  May 20, 1926  This scrapbook is a collection of various articles about Toronto architect Norman Alexander Armstrong and his architectural projects in Toronto, most of them with black and white photographs or architect's drawings. 9 scrapbook pages with newspaper clippings mounted on paper. Unknown publications....
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Queenston Collection

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