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Fathers of Confederation Portfolio

The Fathers of Confederation Portfolios with 33 Pictures and Information on each member.

Fathers of Confederation Portfolio
Picture of George 3rd, Son of Judge John Douglas Armour

Son of Judge John Douglas Armour's portrait taken.

Picture of George 3rd, Son of Judge John Douglas Armour
Vinyl Record - Music from St. Peter's Church Cobourg LSPC-1-77

A vinyl record with songs covered by The Choir of St. Peters.

Vinyl Record - Music from St. Peter's Church Cobourg LSPC-1-77
Trivet - Souvenir of Cobourg

A square porcelain trivet with small cork legs and a sketch of Victoria Hall

Trivet - Souvenir of Cobourg
Glass Bowl - Cobourg 150th Anniversary Souvenir

Globe-shaped clear glass bowl with etching of Cobourg’s Clock Tower logo, celebrating 150 years since the Town’s incorporation.

Glass Bowl - Cobourg 150th Anniversary Souvenir
Bursar’s Cap - Ontario Car Ferry Co.

Dark blue naval type officer’s cap with OCFCo. logo circled by a gold wreath and with a double gold band half way around between two gold buttons ...

Bursar’s Cap - Ontario Car Ferry Co.
Demitasse Cup & Saucer - Ontario Car Ferry Co.

Would this item have been used on board or is it strictly a souvenir item?

Demitasse Cup & Saucer - Ontario Car Ferry Co.
Cobourg & Peterborough Railway Company Debenture #163

This £100 debenture was issued on January 1, 1854 and still retains the semi-annual interest coupons, each for £3, from January 1, 1858 to January 1, ...

Cobourg & Peterborough Railway Company Debenture #163
Stand-Up Desk with Lift Top

An oak stand-up school desk, arts and crafts type in classical style, from Port Hope’s Trinity College School. There is storage space under the top ...

Stand-Up Desk with Lift Top
Small Table with Shelf and two Drawers - F. S. Clench

This table, with its shelf, might be for holding things rather than sitting at. The stamp on the back of both drawers shows that it was manufactured ...

Small Table with Shelf and two Drawers - F. S. Clench
Tilt Table and Four Chairs associated with Sir. John A. Macdonald

The tilt top table and four chairs were a gift from a family distantly related to Sir John A. The style of chair is similar to that shown in the ...

Tilt Table and Four Chairs associated with Sir. John A. Macdonald
Photograph of Illahee Lodge

Colour photograph of Ilahee Lodge from the south, covered in snow.

Photograph of Illahee Lodge
Postcard of 4 Cobourg Churches

An old postcard of four Cobourg Churches sent from Cobourg by Uncle Doc on August 3, 1904 to Mrs. Margaret Wadsworth in Walcott, New York - 1 cent ...

Postcard of 4 Cobourg Churches
Set of 6 Views of Cobourg

Was a folding set of 6 picture cards - 4 still attached - of various locations in Cobourg, Ontario. Collegiate Institute; Public School; No. 2 ...

Set of 6 Views of Cobourg
Autograph Album - Brookhurst Ladies' Academy

This autograph album was the property of Seddie Nicholson and almost all of the approximatly 80 pages are signed around 1878 when she attended ...

Autograph Album - Brookhurst Ladies' Academy
Illahee Lodge T Shirts and Cap

Set of three matching T shirts, green, red & blue, with illustration of Illahee Lodge, Cobourg on the right breast + a larger white T shirt with the ...

Illahee Lodge T Shirts and Cap
Cup & Saucer - Victoria University

A demitasse style cup and saucer decorated with a drawing of Victoria University, Coburg, Ont and with gold leaf at bottom and edge of the cup.

Cup & Saucer - Victoria University
Lydia Pinkham’s Glass Medicine Bottles

Two glass 14 1/2 oz. bottles with the size and company name shaped into the glass. Neither has a stopper.

Lydia Pinkham’s Glass Medicine Bottles
Parkwood, Oshawa, Ontario Commemorative Plate

Produced by Schneider Enterprises, Woodstock, this is to be the first of an annual series. The photograph is of the building which was the residence ...

Parkwood, Oshawa, Ontario Commemorative Plate
Framed Aerial Photographs of General Foods Ltd. and Kraft Canada Inc.

Two aerial black and white photographs in a single frame. They are of the same factory at different dates under different ownership: General Foods ...

Framed Aerial Photographs of General Foods Ltd. and Kraft Canada Inc.
G.E. Plastics Aerial Photograph

Colour aerial photograph of industry on shore of Lake Ontario in the east end of Cobourg. Photo is matted and framed in grey metal. In 2007 G.E. ...

G.E. Plastics Aerial Photograph
Sea Gull - Ceramic by Jarko Zavi

Jarko Zavi lived in the Cobourg area from 1946-1959. He was particularly noted for his use of local Ontario materials in creating new glazes. His ...

Sea Gull - Ceramic by Jarko Zavi
Glasses belonging to Dr. Constantine O'Gorman (1850-1910)

The Delany family of Cobourg were among the first Canadian commercial makers of fishing lures. Do you know where we might obtain one?

Glasses belonging to Dr. Constantine O'Gorman (1850-1910)
Map of Ontario in 1784

Map showcasing Ontario as it existed in 1784. Displaying the period appropriate settlements and indigenous territories, along with educational ...

Map of Ontario in 1784
The Cobourg Daily Star's "A Year To Remember" (Vol. I-V)

The Daily Star's New Years collection of photographs from throughout 1987, spread across 5 separate volumes. Celebrating the year as well as the ...

The Cobourg Daily Star's "A Year To Remember" (Vol. I-V)
Hooey & Son Whiskey Jug

Brown ceramic whiskey jug. Has a cork with a rusted top.

Hooey & Son Whiskey Jug
Cobourg City Dairy Bottle

Glass bottle from Cobourg City Dairy. Paper seal on top.

Cobourg City Dairy Bottle
Illahee Lodge Hasti Notes

Postcard of Illahee Lodge. Illustrated in a minimalist style in ink.

Illahee Lodge Hasti Notes
"The Canadian Youth Hymnal" Book

A small book of Hymns for young people. Has a piece of paper reciting "Amazing Grace" glued to the first page.

"The Canadian Youth Hymnal" Book
Legion Branch 133 Porcelain Bible

Porcelain bible celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the Cobourg branch of the R.C.L.

Legion Branch 133 Porcelain Bible
Heritage Cobourg Coin

Heritage coin celebrating 200 years since the original settlement of Cobourg (1798-1998). Former legal tender in Cobourg worth 2 dollars, up until ...

Heritage Cobourg Coin
Women's Institute 100th Anniversary Mug

Cheap plastic mug marking the 100th anniversary of the Women's Institute (1897-1997). As well as advertising the Centennial Prelude Quilt Show and ...

Women's Institute 100th Anniversary Mug
Royal Canadian Legion Anniversary Mugs

Four Mugs, each celebrating an anniversary year for the R.C.L. They represent 1996, 2005 (x2), and 2006 respectively.

Royal Canadian Legion Anniversary Mugs
Legion 60th Anniversary Beer Mugs

Three mugs (two identical) created to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Royal Canadian Legion (1926-1986), as well as the official opening of the ...

Legion 60th Anniversary Beer Mugs
Illahee Lodge Ballpoint Advertising Pens

Three pens of three different varieties, all promoting the Illahee Lodge in Cobourg.

Illahee Lodge Ballpoint Advertising Pens
Royal Canadian Air Cadets Patches

Embroidered patches for the Air Cadets of 598 in Cobourg, along with removable tags.

Royal Canadian Air Cadets Patches
Double Sided Chalk Board

Small double sided chalk slate used in schoolhouse.

Double Sided Chalk Board
Will Ye No Come Back Again (Album)

Album showcasing performances from the Cobourg Royal Canadian Legion Band, with appearances from Gordon Tocher. Originally named the Pine Ridge Pipe ...

Will Ye No Come Back Again (Album)
Cobourg & Canada - An Introduction

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Cobourg & Canada - An Introduction
The Trial of Sir Arthur Currie

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The Trial of Sir Arthur Currie
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