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McLachlin Bros. house and surrounding buildings

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Date
1875
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
photocopy
Size: 36 x 25
Reference No.
M059
Date
1875
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M059
Physical Description
photocopy
Size: 36 x 25
Material Details
Scale: unknown
Physical Condition
encapsulated
Scope and Content
Shows J.H. McLachlin's dwelling and outhouses, blacksmith, shops, stableman's house, blacksmith's house, stables, boat house, storehouses, and sheds.
Notes
similar to 2004-0168 M022 Title Supplied by Archivist
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Building Locations
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail
Date
c1905
Collection/Fonds
R. Neil Stewart fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 37.5 cm x 30 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1905
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
R. Neil Stewart fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 37.5 cm x 30 cm
Scope and Content
Water Mills 1 & 2, slides, Planing Mill and Pump House located half-way across the bridge, as well as the office of McLachlin Bros. appear in this photograph. The photograph is mounted and sepia toned.
Notes
Photographer was likely Charles Macnamara, an employee of McLachlin Bros.
Accession No.
2008-0235
Images
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Date
1900-1910
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
13
  1 image  
Date
1900-1910
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
13
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-13
Scope and Content
View looking north from South Yard of McLachlin Bros., Arnprior Ontario. Canadian Atlantic Rail car with horses tethered to it is in centre.
Accession No.
2002-0154
Images
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Plan Town of Arnprior and Adjacent Subdivisions showing Flood Sites - map

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Date
1978c
Collection/Fonds
Town of Arnprior Records
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 92.5 x 200
Reference No.
M004
Date
1978c
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Town of Arnprior Records
Description Level
Item
Series
5
Reference No.
M004
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 92.5 x 200
Material Details
Scale: 1 in = 300 feet
Physical Condition
folds are tearing
Acquisition Source
Obtained from Ted Strike in 2008
Scope and Content
Map of Arnprior showing flood locations for June 18, 1978 (red circle) and July 8, 1978 (green triangle). Streets are named and lots are numbered. Railways and waterways are shown.
Excellent chart listing all the plans for Arnprior up to 1967, giving lot, concession, section, surveyor, date of registration, and remarks. Copy of the chart is with the Renfrew County Land Records.
Accession No.
1997-0083
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail
Date
1937?
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen
Size: 50 x 57
Reference No.
M035
  1 image     1 large document  
Date
1937?
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arthur McLean fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M035
Physical Description
linen
Size: 50 x 57
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 1 mile
Scope and Content
McLachlin Bros Black River Limit. Shows waggon road and land between Coulonge and Black rivers. Named lakes are Bryson, Traverse, Antoine, Lynch, Foran, Crooked, and Island. Corner says ""Williams 1937""
Landmark
Black River Depot, Lake Travers
Accession No.
1996-0067
Subject Access
Maps - Timber Limits
Geographic Access
Pontiac
Large Documents
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Winter Along Madawaska River Showing Pump House

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Date
c1905
Collection/Fonds
Peter Wilson fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Glass plate negative : b&w ; 17.5 cm x 12.5 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1905
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Peter Wilson fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Glass plate negative : b&w ; 17.5 cm x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph shows train bridge and pump house.
Access Restriction
These glass plates have been scanned. Do not handle original plates.
Accession No.
2013-0307
Images
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Date
1945c
Collection/Fonds
Handford Studio collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
positive of scanned negative
  1 image  
Date
1945c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Handford Studio collection
Description Level
Item
Series
9.2
Creator
A.L. Handford
Physical Description
positive of scanned negative
Scope and Content
Madawaska River. Very unsure of date but may have been taken at the same time as the Burnstown Bridge.
Accession No.
2008-0233
Images
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Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Format
textual records
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Fonds No.
0021
Series
1
Subseries
MAD
Scope and Content
The file consists of:
1. Event recorded: Arnprior Chronicle April 11, 1930, page 6: dam completed at Bell’s Rapids on the Madawaska River.
2. Photocopy of a page from an unknown publication (marked Janet), with a paragraph on the Madawaska River. Largest drainage system tributary to the Ottawa in Ontario (3,300 square miles). From Source Lake in Algonquin Park to Arnprior: over 200 miles. Opeongo Lake, York River, Waba Creek.
3. Colour photo by Peter Hessel of rocky shore near Madawaska Bridge, Arnprior, at low water level (about 1988).
4. Clipping from unknown newspaper of article “Madawaska Abounding With Red Pine”, mostly about logging. The river (180 miles long) descends 1200 feet from Source Lake to Arnprior. In comparison, the Ottawa drops only about 100 feet over its 700-mile course. Quotes advertisement in the Bytown Gazette of July 21, 1836 about the Madawaska and its lumbering potential.
5. Photocopy of short article “The Madawaska River” by Peter Hessel for the Chronicle-Guide’s Weekender Supplement, June 20, 1998. Champlain, spelling, meaning.
6. Colour postcard “View from the Bridge, Arnprior”.
7. Photocopy of article by Alan Rayburn in Canadian Geographic, July/Aug. 1993: “Who’s to blame for mistaken names?” Section on the Madawaska. Cartographic information, spelling, etc.
8. Photocopies of pages 134-135, McNab — The Township by Peter Hessel, re Madawaska River.
9. Clipping of article in Ottawa Citizen, “Conspiracy of Chance”, by Lee Greenberg and Gary Dimmock, dated Sep. 28, 2002. regarding the drowning of two people at High Falls (in a dammed channel of the Madawaska River near Calabogie, on June 23, 2002.
Notes
Regarding the meaning of the name, see File “Geographical Names”, a folder personally prepared by Alan Rayburn for the Arnprior and District Historical Society in 1992, “The Geographical Names of the Arnprior Area”.
Accession No.
1994-0021
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1928 Road map of Ontario and adjacent territory

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Date
1928
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
paper - coloured
Size: 60 x 36
Reference No.
M038
Date
1928
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
Item
Fonds No.
0021
Series
3
Reference No.
M038
Publication
Published by Canadian Tire Corporation.
Physical Description
paper - coloured
Size: 60 x 36
Material Details
Scale: printed scale
Scope and Content
Shows southern Ontario, northern New York State, parts of Vermont and Michigan, but Quebec is left blank (except for the Montreal area). Does not show Northern Ontario beyond the line North Bay - Sudbury - Sault Ste. Marie. Many ads.
Notes
advertisements of back side and part of front side
Accession No.
1994-0021
Subject Access
Maps - Road
Geographic Access
Ontario
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Plan Town of Arnprior and Adjacent Subdivisions - map

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Date
1967c
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint, hand-coloured
Size: 90 x 203
Reference No.
M016
Date
1967c
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Series
2
Reference No.
M016
Physical Description
blueprint, hand-coloured
Size: 90 x 203
Material Details
Scale: 1 in = 300 feet
Physical Condition
badly water stained in centre
edges torn - tape mended
Acquisition Source
Obtained from Art McLean
Scope and Content
Map of Arnprior showing most of the plan numbers by colour. Streets are named and lots are numbered. Railways and waterways are shown.
Excellent chart listing all the plans for Arnprior up to 1967, giving lot, concession, section, surveyor, date of registration, and remarks.
Notes
This was used as starting point to create M014
Accession No.
9999-9999
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
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Plan Town of Arnprior and Adjacent Subdivisions - map

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Date
1919
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
photocopy
Size: 120 x 90
Reference No.
M017
Date
1919
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Series
2
Reference No.
M017
Physical Description
photocopy
Size: 120 x 90
Material Details
Scale: 1 in = 200 feet
Physical Condition
patched together with tape, coming apart
Acquisition Source
Possibly obtained from Art McLean
Scope and Content
Map of Arnprior giving the names of plan owners (for example, McLachlin, McGonigal). Streets are named and lots are numbered. Size of lots given. Shows McNab Homestead (probably Duncan McNab) near Dochart Creek, size and survey location. Railways and waterways are shown.
Accession No.
9999-9999
Subject Access
Maps - Lot Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Less detail
Date
1979
Collection/Fonds
Robert A. Stewart fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
paper- B&W print
Size: 106 x 150
Reference No.
M001
Date
1979
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Robert A. Stewart fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M001
Physical Description
paper- B&W print
Size: 106 x 150
Material Details
Scale: unknown
Scope and Content
Aerial view showing Madawaska River system from Burnstown to Arnprior. Shows airport, Stewartville & Arnprior power dams. Other waterways highlighted.
Notes
print stamp date on reverse Nov.16, 1979 Title supplied by Archivist
Accession No.
1999-0113
Subject Access
Maps - Aerial
Geographic Access
McNab
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County of Renfrew, South East Portion - map

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Date
1964
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
paper - ink
Size: 74 x 80
Reference No.
M012
Date
1964
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Reference Material
Description Level
Item
Series
2
Reference No.
M012
Publication
Dept of Highways, Ontario
Physical Description
paper - ink
Size: 74 x 80
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 2 miles
Scope and Content
Shows roads, lots, concessions and townships for Southeast Portion of Renfrew County. Map S-E 52.
Notes
Identical to 1993-0004 M010 - McNab/Braeside Township Historical Records
Accession No.
9999-9999
Subject Access
Maps - Geographical
Geographic Access
Renfrew
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Plan Showing the Position of Piers at the Mouth of the Madawaska River Belonging to the Gov't of the Dominion of Canada and also to McLachlin Bros. of Arnprior

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Date
unknown
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink coloured
Size: 120 x 46
Reference No.
M052
  1 image     1 large document  
Date
unknown
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M052
Publication
W.J. MacDonald, PLS
Physical Description
linen - ink coloured
Size: 120 x 46
Material Details
Scale: 1 in. = 2 chains
Physical Condition
encapsulated
Scope and Content
Shows locations and dimensions of piers at the mouth of Madawaska River and along Chats Lake, Ottawa River. Also shows location of McLachlin Steam Mill
Accession No.
1993-0005
Subject Access
Maps - Piers Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Large Documents
Less detail

Map showing Roads and Skidways ""Left"", Temagami Limit, Gillies Bros.

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Date
1953
Collection/Fonds
Sloan C. Watters fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 58 x 69
Reference No.
M012
Date
1953
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
Sloan C. Watters fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M012
Physical Description
blueprint
Size: 58 x 69
Material Details
Scale: 10 chains
Physical Condition
very poor condition
Scope and Content
Hartle & Eldridge Twps - Shows logs left in the bush (poor year that year). Along Maxam Lake, below Ross and Burwash Lakes. Summary of logs left in the bush, roads, and skidways. Crayon coloured. Many notes added in pencil.
Notes
back of map - Ackhurst map of roads west of Maxim Lake & none hauled skidways - 1954
Accession No.
2001-0131
Subject Access
Maps - Timber Limits
Geographic Access
Temagami
Less detail
Date
c1905
Collection/Fonds
Peter Wilson fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Glass plate negative : b&w ; 17.5 cm x 12.5 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1905
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Peter Wilson fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Glass plate negative : b&w ; 17.5 cm x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Madawaska River with piled lumber in background.
Access Restriction
These glass plates have been scanned. Do not handle original plates.
Accession No.
2013-0307
Images
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Date
1892c
Collection/Fonds
Clay Bank Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1892c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Clay Bank Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 2A P0135
Scope and Content
Caption reads “This was taken in 1892 on the Madawaska River between Andrew Young’s and W. A. Young’s farms.” The original shows that the two figures diving off the boat have been coloured over in blue ink.
Accession No.
1993-0008
Images
Less detail
Date
1908
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative
Reference No.
44
  1 image  
Date
1908
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
44
Physical Description
glass plate negative
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-44
Scope and Content
View looking north towards the mouth of the Madawaska River using telephoto lens taken in July 1908.
Accession No.
2002-0154
Images
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Plan showing position of proposed electric lights (on reverse side)

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Date
1882
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 92 x 53
Reference No.
M023
  1 image     1 large document  
Date
1882
Format
map
Collection/Fonds
McLachlin Bros. fonds
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
M023
Physical Description
linen - ink
Size: 92 x 53
Material Details
Scale: unknown
Acquisition Source
Donated to the Archives by Arthur McLean in 2003. The maps were in the basement of his law firm's building on John Street. Mr. McLean's father Alan McLean took over the law firm from Arthur Burwash who was the lawyer for McLachlin Bros.
Scope and Content
Layout of electrical light distribution at McLachlin Bros on Madawaska Blvd. References various buildings (mills, etc)
Notes
27 lights proposed. Length of wire is 5393 ft, no allowance for sag, etc.
Accession No.
2004-0168
Subject Access
Maps - Electric Plan
Geographic Access
Arnprior
Large Documents
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Mclachlin Bros. Dredge and Alligator Tug "Madawaska"

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Date
1900-1938
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
Glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
101
Date
1900-1938
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
101
Physical Description
Glass plate negative and print
Physical Condition
Glas plate negative is broken.
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-101
Scope and Content
Mclachlin Bros. Dredge and Alligator Tug "Madawaska"
Accession No.
2002-0154
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