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Date
1892-10-01
Collection/Fonds
AMBA Newspaper Collection
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Date
1892-10-01
Description Level
Item
Collection/Fonds
AMBA Newspaper Collection
Language
English
Format
textual records
Copyright
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests with the user.
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The Saturday Globe 1892-10-01

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Date
c1924
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 33.5 cm x 22.5 cm
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Date
c1924
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 33.5 cm x 22.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph shows an aerial view of McLachlin Bros. mills and lumber yard.
Accession No.
1999-0117
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General View of McLachlin Bros. Mill No. 3

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Date
c1904
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
Scope and Content
Caption reads " General View of No. 3 Mill Showing the conveyor carrying the lumber to the sorting table. The wing nearest the camera is the lath mill."
Accession No.
1999-0117
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Date
c1904
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
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Date
c1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
Scope and Content
Caption reads "Another View of No. 3 Mill Looking down the lumber conveyor from sorting table. The seven cabins house the electric motors that drive the conveyor. Each drives twenty nine rolss. Lumber moving at the rate of three and a half feet a second takes nearly five minutes to reach the sorting table."
Accession No.
1999-0117
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General View of McLachlin Bros. No. 4 Mill

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Date
c1904
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
Scope and Content
Caption reads "General View of No. 4 Showing the lumber conveyor and a glimpse of the end of No. 4 sorting table. The motor houses in this case are hung under the trestle. the tracks in the foreground leads to the gravel pit where ballast is obtained for the thirty miles of track in the lumber yard."
Accession No.
1999-0117
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Date
c1920
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1920
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 cm x 12 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph shows men loading lumber into a Canadian Pacific box car. The man in the white shirt and hat on the right has been identified as John Murphy, and the boy seated on the lumber as Ed Murphy by family members.
Accession No.
1999-0117
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McLachlin Bros. No. 3 and No. 4 Steam Saw Mills

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Date
c1904
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22 cm x 19.5 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 22 cm x 19.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph shows an aerial of McLachlin Bros. No. 3 and No. 4 steam saw mills on the Ottawa River.
Accession No.
1999-0117
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Date
1906
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 cm x 9 cm
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Date
1906
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 cm x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Caption Reads "A raft of square timber on Chats Lake 1906."
Accession No.
1999-0117
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Date
c1890
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 20.5 cm x 24.5 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1890
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 20.5 cm x 24.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph taken by Charron of Hull showing various McLachlin family members on the porch, lawn and horseback at the house owned by Hugh McLachlin and Permila Edey circa 1890. The house is located at the intersection of McLachlin, Elgin and Victoria Streets in Arnprior. This was the Convey Funeral Home in the 1960's.
Accession No.
1999-0117
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Madawaska Street Bridge and view of town from roof of McLachlin Brothers office, Arnprior

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Date
1894
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-94
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Date
1894
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-94
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
Arnprior from the roof of the McLachlin Bros. office showing Macnamara house (before bay window). Small brick building was a McLachlin Bros. office and store houses beside it. Two three story buildings on John Street, one was the arcade (where Sweet and Sassy is located today) and the building on the corner of John and Elgin that is now empty. The bell tower on the town hall is visible. Photograph predates construction of the Post Office and Custom’s House 1886.
Landmark
Macnamara House
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1903
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-39
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Date
1903
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-39
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
Front view of the McLachlin Bros. grist mill taken from the bridge over the Madawaska River.
Landmark
McLachlin Grist Mill
Accession No.
2002-0154
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McLachlin Bros. grist mill, rear view towards the east

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Date
1903
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-40
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Date
1903
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-40
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
View taken from the west bank of the Madawaska River looking upriver to McLachlin Bros. grist mill.
Landmark
McLachlin Grist Mill
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1915
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-54
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Date
1915
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-54
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
View of Daniel McLachlin's home known as "The Hill" taken from the garden.
Landmark
McLachlin Residence "The Hill"
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1903
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-107
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Date
1903
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-107
Physical Description
glass plate negative
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
Reproduction of a photographic portrait of Daniel McLachlin made in 1903 by Macnamara.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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McLachlin Bros. Material Transferred from the Archives of Ontario

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Date
1834-1941
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
30 cm textual records
1 shanty accounts ledger
Date
1834-1941
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Series
Series
F209
Physical Description
30 cm textual records
1 shanty accounts ledger
Acquisition Source
The Archives of Ontario
Scope and Content
This series contains all material transferred in 2017 from the ARCHIVES OF ONTARIO known as the Daniel McLachlin family fonds (F209). The papers were donated to the Archives of Ontario in 1961 by Mrs. Franklyn Cunningham (neice of Charles Macnamara of Arnprior). The papers in this series are largely commercial. The correspondence concerns business matters with occasional comments on affairs of the day. There are invoices, accounts, receipts, bills of lading, contracts and timber licences. The papers give detailed information concerning the operations of a large timber industry.
1. Shanty Accounts (F209-MU1958);
1890-1891;
Box H 0.21;
Ledger contains thousands of receipts, correspondence and notes related to expenses for various shanty operations including payments to employees working in the bush and supplies for each location. The paper documents have been pasted onto pages in a cascading manner (with several to each page) in chronological order from April 1890 to September 1891.NOTE: This document is fragile and can only be handled by the Archivist.
2. McLachlin Bros. Lumber Merchants Correspondence (F209-MU1957) USE DIGITAL COPIES ONLY;
1834-1941;
Box H 0.22;
15 Envelopes of correspondence arranged chronologically. Subjects/people found in the correspondence include: Arnprior, Brockville and Ottawa Railroad, Bytown, Commercial Records, Jason Gould, Grand Trunk Railway, Hudson's Bay Company, William Knowles, Lanark and Renfrew Counties, Lumber Industry, Lumbering Contracts, Daniel McLachlin, Hugh McLachlin, William McLachlin, D. C. McNab, Charles MacNamara, Madawaska River, Marble Quarries at Arnprior, Wesleyan Methodists, Saw Mill, Grist Mill, Montreal Exhibition, John Morris, Ottawa and Brockville Railway, Neil Robertson, Lumber Shanties, Henry G. Sims, Timber Contracts, Timber Licence, Professor H. W. Thompson, University of Toronto.;
Envelope containing two Xerox copies of a notebook entitled, "Record of supplies used and timber cut at lumber camps, 1897 - 1903." Donated by the Graham Family to the Archives of Ontario, Accession 9237, 10752.
3. McLachlin Bros. Lumber Co. Arnprior blueprint for alterations and additions 1920. (F209) Accession 6765 (Rolled document) Map Box 3 on top of Land Records Cabinet;
Linen-backed blueprint identified as Drawing No. 9. Designed by George H. Johnson (Engineer), Drawn by Thomas H. Bacon. Drawing shows Mill #3 and Mill #4 with conveyor belts between mills and sorting table. Other features include areas of swamp & mixed bush, gravel pit, piers, booms and tugs in the Ottawa River, railway sidings and a locomotive.
4. Material used in McLachlin Bush Operations (F209-MU1959) Accession 6765;
Tables for Reducing Saw-Log to the Various Standards in Use Showing also their Contents in Cubic Feet and Board Measure by Maxfield Sheppard published in Quebec, Printed by C. Darveau, No. 8, Mountain Hill 1863. This copy was purchased by McLachlin Bros. in April 19 1870.;
The Shanty Companion - Le Compagnon du Chantier - by J. O. Laferriere; published in 1874 (2 copies);
3 piece fold-out Miller's Cubing Cards; undated;
Madawaska Accounts of Men who are making Timber for D. McLachln for 1847-1848. Inscribed on front page: "It is the Rule for this season's business that every man is to pay two shillings and six pence per pound for the tea he may use" signed DM.
Names contained in the pocket notebook include: (names appear as written);
William Anderson;
William Batie;
N. Cameron;
D. Cameron;
J. Cowan;
George Carson;
Alex Crayton;
Charles Dawson;
E. Dorion;
A. Gourlay;
Archibald Graham;
F. Harvey;
N. Hyde;
D. Heath;
Ezedore Juonice;
Louis Lavalle;
Joseph LaRoque;
Eustau Laroque;
Hugh McDonnell;
Duncan McKinnon;
Donald McKinnon;
Antoine Nober;
Alexander Rongie;
Narcise Shorrett;
Peter Sargent;
Samuel Sargent;
Elisha Sargent;
Luke Taque;
Joc Therowe;
Thomas Wetherly;
Alexander Mackey;
Lachlin McFageon;
Duncan McDonell;
Hugh McLachlin;
Jerry Marvin;
Hugh McCutcheon;
Andrew Miller;
Charles Miller
Access Restriction
Use digital copies of letters only.
Related Material
See item-level records for each letter in box H 0.22
Accession No.
2004-0168
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Letter to Wm. Sharples from Daniel & Wm. McLachlin regarding timber contract

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Date
07 November 1834
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
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Date
07 November 1834
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
F209
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
Scope and Content
Memorandum of an Agreement between Daniel and William McLachlin and William Sharples to deliver the paid timber on or before the first of July, 1835. Penalty for non performance of the agreement would result in a charge of 500 pound currency.
Notes
Envelope 1
Access Restriction
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Accession No.
2003-0164
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2003-0164_MU1957_1834_CorFromDanielandWmMcLachlin.pdf

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Letter to Daniel & Wm. McLachlin from Wm. Sharples regarding sales account

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Date
15 July 1835
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
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Date
15 July 1835
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
F209
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
Scope and Content
An account of the sale of two rafts of timber from Daniel and William McLachlin to William Sharples. Amount detailed in both words and with actual numbers to indicate that it was paid in full.
Notes
Envelope 1
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Accession No.
2003-0164
Documents

2003-0164_MU1957_1835_CorFromWmSharples.pdf

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Crown receipt for sale of lot 24, conc. 1, March Township

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Date
4 October 1836
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
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Date
4 October 1836
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
F209
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
Scope and Content
Detailing the agreement on the 200 acres of land being sold on Lot 24 in the First Concession in the Township of March in the Bathurst District. Memorandum of sale detailing installments due and payable.
Notes
Envelope 1
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Accession No.
2003-0164
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2003-0164_MU1957_1836_CorFromRSullivan.pdf

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Receipt from Wm. Sharples for sale of two rafts of white pine timber

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Date
6 July 1836
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
  1 document  
Date
6 July 1836
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
F209
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
Scope and Content
A sale account for the purchase of two rafts of white pine timber.
Notes
Envelope 1
Access Restriction
Use digital copy only. Archivist's permission required to access original.
Accession No.
2003-0164
Documents

2003-0164_MU1957_1836_CorFromWmSharples.pdf

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Receipt from Wm. Sharples for sale of a raft of white pine timber

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Date
7 August 1837
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
  1 document  
Date
7 August 1837
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
F209
Physical Description
1 mm textual records
Scope and Content
A sale account for a raft of white pine timber.
Notes
Envelope 1
Access Restriction
Use digital copy only. Archivist's permission required to access original.
Accession No.
2003-0164
Documents

2003-0164_MU1957_1837_CorFromWmSharples.pdf

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