Books

Title Author Year Description
Railroads at Work

1956

A picture book of American Railroads in Action

Railway Earnings in 1918

1919

Compiled from reports to the Interstate Commerce Commission of Railways Having Annual Operating Revenunes Above 1,000,000
 

Railway Trainmens Earnings 1916

1917

Compiled from reports to the Interstate Commerce Commission
 

Railways and Agriculture 1900-1910

1913

A look at the economics of Agriculture and the Railways

Reciprocity of transportation facilities between the United States and the Dominion of Canada; and the Canadian Pacific Railway

1884

From the annual report on the internal commerce of the United States for the year 1883

Record of the celebration of the centenary of the Talbot settlement held in the year of Our Lord 1903

1903

A publication of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute on the events and festivities of the Centennial of the Talbot Settlement

Report of a water pollution survey of the village of Port Burwell, County of Elgin

1968

Report of the committee appointed by the city council to inquire into the affairs of the London and Port Stanley Railway Company

1857

Report of the committee of the Senate of Massachusetts

1812

Full title, Report of the committee of the Senate of Massachusetts: comprising the President's message of the 1st of June : the report of the committee of foreign relations : the act declaring war : the proclamation of the President, announcing that event :

Report on a water pollution survey of the village of Dutton, county of Elgin

1965

Report on a water pollution survey of the village of Rodney, county of Elgin

1966

Report on a water pollution survey of the village of Springfield in the county of Elgin

1966

Report on a water pollution survey of the village of West Lorne, county of Elgin

1966

Report on the Southern railroad of Canada, to the municipalities of the counties of Essex and Kent, and inhabitants of the town of Amherstburg

1855

Requisition!: to M. McKenzie, Esq. : we the undersigned freeholders and householders of St. Thomas

1851

Requisition notice by the Freeholders and Householders of St. Thomas requesting a public meeting

Dated: St. Thomas, 21st February, 1851.

Resolutions to be proposed by Mr. Ermatinger, on Wednesday, 23rd June, 1847

1847

Resources and progress of the Province of Ontario: a paper read before the Commercial Union Club of St. Thomas, November 22, 1887

1887

Richardson's War of 1812; with notes and a life of the author

1902

History of the War of 1812

Scientific American Volume 28 Number 08 (February 22, 1873)

1873

Contains article and engraving of the new Canada Southern Railway trestle over Kettle Creek in St. Thomas.

Scientific American Volume 53 Number 20 (November 14, 1885)

1885

Contains information on the White Bronze Company, including an image of the plant in St. Thomas on the cover.

Select British documents of the Canadian War of 1812

1920

A British perspective on the War of 1812. Published by the Champlain Society of Canada
 

Sketch of the Rev. Dr. Austin's life : the story of the heresy trial, the charges preferred, synopsis of the heresy sermon

1899

Sketch of the Rev. Dr. Austin's life: the story of the heresy trial, the charges preferred, synopsis of the heresy sermon, address of Rev. Dr. Austin at the London annual conference, Windsor, June 1st 1899, on the occasion of his trial for heresy

Souvenir of St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada

1906

Souvenir picture book of St. Thomas. 

Sparks and Cinders

1913

Poems written by St. Thomas native J.A. Killingsworth.

Member of Charity Lodge No.5 Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Engineers.

Statement of receipts and disbursements of the county of Elgin for the year 1856

1856

Signed G.T. Claris, John McLean Auditors County of Elgin

Statement of the directors of the London and Port Stanley Railway to the shareholders

1857

Dated: London, 25th July, 1857

Statement of the London directors of the Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada

1859

Dated: 21, Old Broad Street, London, E.C., 8th March, 1859

Statutes, agreements and by-laws now in force relating to the London and Port Stanley Railway and the London and South-Eastern Railway

1908

Compiled and printed by direction of the L. & P.S.R. Board in nineteen hundred and eight.

Summer tours via the Michigan central, "The Niagara Falls route"

1890

Promotion for the Michigan Central Railroad's summer tours to Niagara Falls

Summer vacation tours, Michigan Central Railroad

1904

A guide to summer vacation tours via the Michigan Central Railroad

Tecumseh: A Chronicle of the Last Great Leader of His People

1915

A history of the Indian leader Tecumseh

Ten years of Upper Canada in peace and war, 1805-1815

1890

History of early life in Upper Canada and the War of 1812

The administration of Lieut.-Governor Simcoe viewed in his official correspondence

1891

The arguments for and against train-crew legislation.

1913

The Assessor's Guide

1896

Containing those portions of the Consolidated Assessment Act, 1892, and amendments thereto, together with other statutory enactments relating to the duties of assessors and the assessment of real and personal property in Ontario : with notes of the more imp

The Canada Southern Railway Company Prospectus, Reports, and Other Documents 1871

1871

The Canada Southern Railway Statutes

1873

The Canada Southern Railway, extending from Detroit and Toledo to Buffalo and Niagara Falls, forms the quickest and most attractive route between the west and the east.

1875

Promotional pamplet for the Canada Southern Railway

The Canadian Handbook on Draining

1871

Compiled from the most eminent practical authorities in Europe and America, and published by Carter & Stewart proprietors of Carter's ditching machine, Alymer, P. O., county of Elgin, Ontario

The Car Builders' Dictionary

1909

An illustrated vocabulary of terms which designate American railway cars, their parts, attachments, and details of construction

The Chicago and Canada Southern Railway Company Prospectus and Other Documents 1872

1872

The correspondence of Lieut. Governor John Graves Simcoe

1923

The correspondence of Lieut. Governor John Graves Simcoe : with allied documents relating to his administration of the government of Upper Canada 

The cost of transportation on the Erie Canal and by rail

1911

The country of the Neutrals: (as far as comprised in the County of Elgin), from Champlain to Talbot

1895

A history of the Neutral Indian Nation that once inhabited Elgin County. Originally part of the publication Historical Sketches of the County of Elgin
 

The Court Houses of a Century

1901

A brief historical sketch of the court houses of the London District, the county of Middlesex and county of Elgin.

The Day of Two Noons (The Transition to Standard Time)

1952

For use by the Railways

The Dear Old Farm: A Canadian Story

1897

History of early life in Upper Canada

The Diamond Field of the Great Lakes

1899

A look at diamonds that have been discovered in the Great Lakes Region

Dated May 1, 1899

The Fugitive Slave in Upper Canada

1920

History of the Underground Railroad

Dated July 1, 1920

The G.T.R. strike settlement: explained by James Murdock, vice-president of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, at Berlin, September 2nd, 1911

1911

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