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Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Fonds No.
0021
Series
1
Subseries
SAN
Scope and Content
File consists of:
1. Photocopy (3 pages) of a deed for Public School Section 12, McNab (Sand Point), deeded by Alexander McDonald to the Trustees, January 3, 1872. Value: $5. Janet McDonald.
2. Photocopy of an obituary from the Renfrew Mercury, probably early December 1931, entitled “Mrs. William Hastings Called by Death”. Died at Sand Point. She was the granddaughter of Archibald Stewart. Also refers to diamond jubilee of Mr. and Mrs. Alex Stewart (parents of McNab Reeve Milton Stewart).
3. Three-page typescript by Muriel Saunders entitled “Research, 1925 Ottawa Journal, etc.) regarding Sand Point. Alexander McDonell was founder. Emigrated from Scotland in 1815 to Drummond Township near Perth. Then moved to Glengarry before coming to Sand Point, where he went into the lumbering trade. Met Chief McNab in Perth and accompanied him in 1824 to the Ottawa River, to choose a site. When he came to Sand Point in 1827, he cleared a farm, built a house in which he lived until his death in 1875. In 1830 he married Janet Young, sister of The Hon. John Young. Built a new place in which he kept a general store.
4. Photocopy of an early map of Sand Point, showing early street names and railway.
5. Handwritten notes (2 pages) by Neil Stewart of Glasgow Station, dated Aug. 17, 1987 re Sand Point United Church, from the records of Kirk Session 1904-1945. Sand Point Presbyterian Church, Braeside Pastoral Charge. Rev. William Moore, minister in 1904. Elders: William Brill, Peter Mclean. In 1950, Castleford became part of the Braeside Pastoral Charge. The little brick church in Sand Point was sold and is today a private home.
6. handwritten notes by peter Hessel re Alexander McDonnell. Note 3 different spellings: McDonald, McDonell, McDonnell). On 1846 he travelled to Scotland and met the Laird of McNab at Bytown.
7. Photocopy of a letter from Doris Waddell of Belleville, Ont. to Peter Hessel, dated Sep. 22, 1997 re Sand Point history. Lilah Young, Eva Young, James Young (hotel), Janet Young, Thomas O’Neill, postmaster at Castleford from 1830s to 50s.
8. Reply by Doris Waddell (October 20, 1997) to notes sent her by Peter Hessel.
9. Photocopy of page from McNab — The Township. Plate 38 shows Sand Point school (S.S. No. 12), which opened in 1871. Note: The Methodist Church at Sand Point was burned in the “big fire” of 1865.
10. Photocopy of Leo Lavoie’s column in the Chronicle-Guide of Sep. 9, 1987. John R. MacDonald, postmaster at Sand Point. Young’s Hotel, Tom Cotie, blacksmith shop, Chatterton’s store; Miss Murray. Thomas Sheehan, Tobacco and Billiards. William Hayes.
11. Photocopy of article by Harry Hinchley “Stave mill at Sand Point”, with picture, from Renfrew Mercury, May 8, 1974. The mill burned in 1901. It had employed close to 40 people.
12. Photocopy of notes (2 pages) by Peter Hessel regarding Sand Point (for a TV program in Pembroke).
13. Assorted photocopies about Sand Point from McNab — The Township.
14. Event report: Chronicle, Sep. 4, 1930, page 2: “Outstanding Valley men: James Young of Sand Point”.
15. Copy of letter from James Isbester to Hugh Halliday in Nepean, dated May 18, 1987, re photographs of train collision at Sand Point in 1904, asking for more information.
16. Copy of letter from James Isbester to Hugh Halliday in Nepean, dated June 18, 1987, re photographs of train collision at Sand Point in 1904, and other train wrecks near Sand Point.
17. Two black and white photographs of train wreck at Sand Point, Feb. 9, 1904. Probably from the late James Isbester,
18. 9-page typescript copied from “an article in the files of the Arnprior Museum” by James Isbester, May 18, 1987, entitled “History of Early Ottawa — New light shed on old days from rich sources long veiled by cobwebs of time” by H.R. Morgan. Alexander McDonell, his stone house at Sand Point (later owned by James Isbester), Janet Young, sister of Hon. John Young. Royal visit of 1860. Miniature fortress. Railways at Sand Point. Military.
19. Copy of typewritten note by Janet Carmichael re train wrecks in and around Sand Point.
20. Colour photocopy of two postcards of Sand Point written in 1909 to Mrs. R.E. Argue in Arnprior, from her sister Madge in Sand Point. Both photos are by Handford, onme of Main Street, the other called “Street in Sand Point”, also on Main Street, with a group of people standing in front of what seems to be an office building. The copy was presented by Janet Carlile of the Arnprior Museum in April 2005.
Notes
See also file “Lime kilns”.
See also file “Railways”, especially Wayne Tasse’s booklet, “Broad Gauge in the Ottawa Valley”.
Related Material
See also: “Biography of Dalton Appleby, 1915-200?” by Dalton Appleby, with excellent references regarding Sand Point located in Reading Room.
Accession No.
1994-0021
Less detail
Date
1938
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
  1 image  
Date
1938
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Photograph of McLachlin Family at Sand Point.
Accession No.
1999-0117
Images
Less detail
Date
1907
Collection/Fonds
Handford Studio collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
  1 image  
Date
1907
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Handford Studio collection
Description Level
Item
Series
5
Creator
A.L. Handford
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Sand Point wharf. This is from box 1890s-1940s.
Accession No.
2008-0233
Images
Less detail

Documentation pertaining to Sand Point Cemetery

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr229
Date
1953
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
paper
Size: various
Reference No.
M033D
Date
1953
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M033D
Physical Description
paper
Size: various
Material Details
Scale: unknown
Scope and Content
2 letters, Invoice, and 2 property deeds pertaining to the Sand Point Cemetery. Selling from Ephraim Mohr to Trustees in 1887 and McNeill to Trustees in 1950.
Notes
Title supplied by Archivist
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Cemetery Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail
Date
9 February 1904
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
0
Date
9 February 1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Fonds No.
0021
Series
1
Subseries
SAN
Reference No.
0
Reproduction Location
Binder 6 P0715
Scope and Content
Photograph shows men standing beside wreckage.
Accession No.
1994-0021
Less detail
Date
9 February 1904
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
0
Date
9 February 1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Fonds No.
0021
Series
1
Subseries
SAN
Reference No.
0
Reproduction Location
Binder 6 P0716
Scope and Content
Photograph shows close-up of train wreckage.
Accession No.
1994-0021
Less detail
Date
2009
Collection/Fonds
Brian Rafter fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
  1 image  
Date
2009
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Brian Rafter fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the results of a wash out in Sand Point in September 2009.
Accession No.
2012-0295
Images
Less detail

Plan of part of Arnprior, composed of Blocks U, V, part of T, part of Lot 5 Conc 13/14 and part of Road Allowance ….. Across Lot #5, Part of Dan'l McLachlin Estate

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr208
Date
1873
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
paper on cloth backing
Size: 101 x 69
Reference No.
M017
Date
1873
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M017
Publication
MacDonald, P.L.S.
Physical Description
paper on cloth backing
Size: 101 x 69
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 100 ft.
Physical Condition
bad shape all over
Scope and Content
Shows Blocks A thru G and lots above Elgin St, including Charlotte, Norma, Ida, Vancourtlandt, McLachlin, and Victoria Sts.
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail
Date
c1960
Collection/Fonds
Delia Burns fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
  1 image  
Date
c1960
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Delia Burns fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; digital only
Scope and Content
Photograph shows a hand drawn map of Sand Point showing many details including the location of St. Alexander's Church near the C.P.R. tracks.
Accession No.
2015-0345
Images
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Township of McNab on the property of Alexander McDonell

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr247
Date
1867
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Reference No.
M050
Date
1867
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M050
Publication
W.J.MacDonald, PLS
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 132 ft.
Physical Condition
very damaged
Scope and Content
Shows lots on McDonnell, Young, Mountain, Janet and Lake Streets, Brockville and Ottawa Railway, and Railway station and wharf. Rodgers property shown at bottom of Mountain Road, as well as James Young. Shows layout of McDonnell yard. Conc 13.
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Township of McNab on the property of Alexander McDonell

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr395
Date
1867
Collection/Fonds
Mary Vose-Smith fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 135 x 76 cm
Reference No.
M001
Date
1867
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Mary Vose-Smith fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M001
Publication
W.J.McDonald, Surv.
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 135 x 76 cm
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 132 ft.
Physical Condition
Multiple tears along folds
Acquisition Source
Donated by Mary-Vose Smith in 1994.
Scope and Content
Shows lots on McDonnell, Young, Mountain, Janet and Lake Streets, Brockville and Ottawa Railway, and Railway station and wharf. Rodgers property shown at bottom of Mountain Road, as well as James Young. Shows layout of McDonnell yard. Conc 13 McNab Township.
Accession No.
1995-0044
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Township of McNab on the property of Alexander McDonell

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr4297
Date
1867
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Reference No.
M038
Date
1867
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Series
2
Reference No.
M038
Publication
W.J.McDonald, Surv.
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 135 x 97
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 132 ft.
Physical Condition
rolled
Scope and Content
Shows lots on McDonnell, Young, Mountain, Janet and Lake Streets, Brockville and Ottawa Railway, and Railway station and wharf. Rodgers property shown at bottom of Mountain Road, as well as James Young. Shows layout of McDonnell yard. Conc 13.
Notes
This is a copy of 1996-0067 M050. A second version is at 1993-0005 M40B.
Accession No.
9999-9999
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail
Date
ca. 1909
Collection/Fonds
Handford Studio collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
  1 image  
Date
ca. 1909
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Handford Studio collection
Description Level
Item
Series
5
Creator
A.L. Handford
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Main street, Sand Point. This is froom box 1890s-1940s.
Accession No.
2008-0233
Images
Less detail

Village of Dochart, Township of McNab (Conc. XIV Part of Lot 7)

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr15
Date
1959
Collection/Fonds
McNab/Braeside Township Historical Records
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 43 x 21
Reference No.
M015
Date
1959
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
McNab/Braeside Township Historical Records
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M015
Publication
copied by J.A Robertson, Assessor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 43 x 21
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 100 ft.
Scope and Content
Composed of Plan 42 registered 1873 & Plan 50 registered 1874. Shows the Lac Des Chats shore line change between 1874 and 1959
Accession No.
1993-0004
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Dochart
Less detail

Sketch showing part of Lot 11 conc. XIII McNab Twp

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr81
Date
unknown
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 33 x 26
Reference No.
M037A
Date
unknown
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M037A
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 33 x 26
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 200 ft
Scope and Content
Shows Ottawa and Pembroke Road, and Gillies, Sarah, and James Streets in Lot 12. Shows only part of #037B
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Braeside
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Twp. Of McNab on the Property of Alexander McDonnell (right side)

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr85
Date
1868
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Reference No.
M040A
Date
1868
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M040A
Publication
W.J. Macdonald, surveyor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 2 Chains (132 ft)
Scope and Content
Shows streets, lots, Brockville & Ottawa Railway, road to Arnprior, road and proposed road to Burnstown, railway and municipal wharves, some name properties (James Young, Rodgers)
Notes
Note in top right hand corner ""From plan in possession of Upper Ottawa Improvement Co. Ltd, Ottawa Ont"
torn in two
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Plan of the Village of Sand Point Twp. Of McNab on the Property of Alexander McDonnell (left side)

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr86
Date
1868
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Reference No.
M040B
Date
1868
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M040B
Publication
W.J. Macdonald, surveyor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 72 x 77
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 2 Chains (132 ft)
Scope and Content
Shows streets, lots, Brockville & Ottawa Railway, road to Arnprior, road and proposed road to Burnstown, railway and municipal wharves, some name properties (James Young, Rodgers)
Notes
torn in two
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Sand Point
Less detail

Survey of Part of Lot 22 & Part of Lot 23 and part of E1/2 of Lot 24, concession 11, Township of Darling

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr304
Date
1979
Collection/Fonds
Stewart Famco fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 107 x 61.5
Reference No.
M051
Date
1979
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Stewart Famco fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M051
Publication
Andrew Gibson, surveyor
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 107 x 61.5
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 200 ft.
Scope and Content
Survey of specific property around Eggshape Bay of White Lake.
Accession No.
1999-0107
Subject Access
Maps - Survey
Geographic Access
Darling
Less detail

Gillies Bros. Ltd. Plan of Property in Braeside, Sand Point and McNab Tp. 1917 (rev. 1965).

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr172
Date
1965
Collection/Fonds
Arnold Muirhead fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 315 x 75
Reference No.
M001
Date
1965
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnold Muirhead fonds
Description Level
Item
Fonds No.
0047
Reference No.
M001
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 315 x 75
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 200 ft.
Scope and Content
Shows CP railway line, roads, lots, numbered deeds, waterline, buildings (sawmill, office, water tank, etc). Colour coded by A. G. Muirhead in 1968.
Accession No.
1995-0047
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Braeside
Sand Point
McNab
Less detail

Plan of Subdivision of Part of Part of Lot 3, Conc. C Township of McNab, now in Town of Arnprior (Plan 259)

https://search.adarchives.org/en/permalink/archivaldescr216
Date
1953
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
print copy
Size: 40 x 41
Reference No.
M023
Date
1953
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M023
Physical Description
print copy
Size: 40 x 41
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 200 ft.
Physical Condition
torn upper right edge
Scope and Content
Shows lots along west side of Riverview Drive between 3rd and 4th Ave.
Notes
maps 21 to 24 are similar
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail

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