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Date
1968
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; 9 cm x 9 cm
  1 image  
Date
1968
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : full colour ; 9 cm x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Daniel McLachlin standing in front of the part of the Arnprior District Memorial Hospital which was a McLachlin home.
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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Date
1915
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-53
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Date
1915
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-53
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".
Accession No.
2002-0154
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McLachlin home, "The Hill", flower garden

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Date
1902
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-61
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Date
1902
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-61
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
Daniel McLachlin home showing the flower garden at his residence known as "The Hill".
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
History / Biography
Home Children and young teenagers (sent from Britain to Canada to work primarily on farms) formed part of the British Child Emigration Movement which started in 1869. In Canada these children filled a desperate need for cheap labour. By the 1930’s, they numbered about 100,000, and today their descendants are said to number more than a million.
Scope and Content
File consists on information about Home Children including:
1. Undated covering letter (late 1980s) to Peter Hessel and five-page typescript by William R. Price, former Reeve of Arnprior, later living in Ottawa, entitled “The Little Orphan”. The article was published in the Ottawa Citizen (date unknown). In January 1999, the telephone number on the letter was not in service. Bill Price is the author of a book called “Celtic Odyssey” about his childhood in Wales [Peter Hessel has a copy].
2. One page of autobiographic notes (also undated) of Bill Price. In addition to being reeve for 6 years (plus 10 years as councillor), he also operated the local Canadian Tire store for 39 years. Arnprior Humane Society.
3. Handwritten notes by Kirstin Jeffrey, who helped Peter Hessel with the research for his book, McNab — The Township, in 1987/88. Names: Rose Chapman, Thomas Gillespie.
4. Brief handwritten note by Peter Hessel re a home boy, Harry Sutton, who lived with John McGregor in Horton Twp., worked for Phillips farm. Steve McGregor has a photo.
5. Four-page copy of “Home Children Canada”, a presentation written (in 1977?) by David Lorente of Renfrew, who has been very active on behalf of the descendants of home children.
Accession No.
1994-0021
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Date
1914 - 1918c
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1914 - 1918c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 1B P0068
Scope and Content
Tudor style home in country.
Accession No.
1993-0005
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Date
c1954
Collection/Fonds
Stewartville Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 cm x 7 cm
  1 image  
Date
c1954
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Stewartville Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 cm x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the home of the Hubert Smith on Lot 10 Concession 8. It was originally a McIntyre farm but in 1883 it was bought by Thomas Smith. Hubert Smith was the third generation of the Smith family to have lived there.
Accession No.
1995-0052
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Date
1960c
Collection/Fonds
Braeside Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1960c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Braeside Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 2A P0118
Scope and Content
Book 2: View of board and baton home with attached shed.
Accession No.
1993-0007
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Date
1958c
Collection/Fonds
Pine Grove Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1958c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Pine Grove Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 2B P0167
Scope and Content
Johnston Home was built between 1954 and 1956.
Accession No.
1993-0009
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Date
1920c
Collection/Fonds
Peg Whyte fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1920c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Peg Whyte fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 4C P0471
Scope and Content
Leitch home, at RR 3 Renfrew at the foot of the Pinnacle. The large brick Victorian house with attached garage is surrounded by a picket fence.
Accession No.
1995-0054
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Gillies Building [former post office/library]

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Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Scope and Content
1. Clipping of undated article from local paper about the library building (now the museum, formerly the post office building; Gillies Building), by William R. Price, Reeve of Arnprior.
2. Clipping of news item, dated Sep. 1, 1993 “Gillies gets roof repair funding” (re Gillies Building).
Accession No.
1994-0021
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Ottawa River seen from McLachlin home, "The Hill "

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Date
c1915
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-52
  1 image  
Date
c1915
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-52
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
Ottawa River seen from McLachlin home, "The Hill ".
Accession No.
2002-0154
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McLachlin home, "The Hill" seen from the front

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Date
1915
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-60
  1 image  
Date
1915
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
C 120-3-0-0-60
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3
Scope and Content
McLachlin home, "The Hill" seen from the front.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1948c
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1948c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 1A P0020
Scope and Content
Date based on clothing style. G. Lodge probably is Gulielmus Lodge ( 1865 - 1948) wife is possibly Sarah Horsefall (1870 - 1966). Information taken from family history in file.
Accession No.
1993-0005
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Date
1978
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior Home Bakery fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
18 b&w photographs, 6 colour photographs, 3 cm textual material and 1 artifact
Date
1978
Format
textual records
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior Home Bakery fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
18 b&w photographs, 6 colour photographs, 3 cm textual material and 1 artifact
History / Biography
Hans Peschel immigrated to Canada from Berlin, Germany in 1953. After working in Ottawa and Toronto for a number of years he opened his own bakery in Arnprior in 1965. Located on South side of Madawaska Street between Harriet and John Street, the bakery supplied donuts, buns, four different kinds of bread, cookies and assorted pastries. While he did not supply area restaurants with his baked goods, customers kept him extremely busy especially in the summer months with increase cottage traffic. In 1978, the Peschel's sold the business to Roma Lavictoire. In 2013, the Arnprior Home Bakery building is occupied by Peter's Computer Solutions.
Scope and Content
The Arnprior Home Bakery fonds consists of records of the business which was owned and operated by Ann and Hans Peschel from 1965 to 1978.
File List:
1. 8 x b&w photographs of a parade on Madawaska Street showing the Madawaska Hotel and other buildings in the background circa 1967.
2. 10 x b&w photographs showing interior and exterior of bakery circa 1968. One shows owner Hans Peschel.
3. 5 x colour photographs of bakery interior and exterior circa 1960's. One photo shows display of cakes decorated as members of The Beatles which were made in 1964 at the time known as the British Invasion.
4. 8 x 10 colour studio portrait of Ann and Hans Peschel.
5. Agreement for Sale of Arnprior Home Bakery dated 4 January 1978 between Hans Peschel and Roma Lavictoire.
6. News Clippings; one profiles Hans Peschel and Arnprior Home Bakery business and one about a collection of clay ink pots that were found in the rafters of the building during renovation. One clay ink pot is stored with this fonds. It is possible that the building was used as a school before the Arnprior High School was built. See "Mighty Fine Bread and Fancy Pastry" pg 54.
7. Various certificates awarded to Hans Peschel for specialty courses and one letter of recommendation from Algonquin College where Mr. Peschel taught in the Hospitality Business course. File includes Ministry of Colleges and Universities Certificate of Qualification as Baker for Hans Peschel dated 24/01/80.
8. Miscellaneous business receipts.
9. Book "Mighty Fine Bread and Fancy Pastry" - written by Kathryn Boys and Peter Hessel 1994. Contains handwritten message to Hans from the authors and profile of Arnprior Home Bakery business.
10. Colour photo of Hans Peschel participating in shriners parade in Toronto on June 25 1982.
Related Material
See also Arnprior Bakeries fonds 1994-0027
Accession No.
2012-0284
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Date
c1910
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 cm x 12.5 cm
Reference No.
96.31.09
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Date
c1910
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Arnprior District Museum Collection
Description Level
Item
Reference No.
96.31.09
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 cm x 12.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph shows the home of Norman Gillies with an unidentified woman on the porch. Location is unknown.
Accession No.
1993-0005
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Date
1917
Collection/Fonds
Castleford Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 cm x 7 cm
  1 image  
Date
1917
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Castleford Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 cm x 7 cm
Custodial History
Photograph shows the Johnson farm house in 1917.
Accession No.
2014-0330
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Date
1968
Collection/Fonds
Clay Bank Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1968
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Clay Bank Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 2B P0157
Scope and Content
Note on back of photograph states that this house was built in 1890 or 1895.
Accession No.
1993-0008
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Date
1956c
Collection/Fonds
Pine Grove Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1956c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Pine Grove Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 2B P0169
Scope and Content
One of two photographs on page shows the flat roofed, one-storey home of Alfred and Ethel Lenser.
Accession No.
1993-0009
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Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
Format
textual records
Collection/Fonds
Peter Hessel collection
Description Level
File
History / Biography
The file contains mostly material (notes, memos, letters, lists, clippings, etc.) generated and collected by Peter Hessel in 1998 in connection with the rebuilding and revision (correction of names) of the Arnprior War Memorial on John Street by the Canadian Legion. In the process of this research, it was “discovered” that the Town of Arnprior had presented “Welcome Home medals” after World War I, and that some local residents still have some of these.
Scope and Content
File consists of:
1. Photocopy of article in Arnprior Chronicle Weekly, June 27, 1998, by Sarah McGregor, “Can you help? Ongoing search for the Welcome Home medal”.
2. Clipping of article in Arnprior Chronicle Weekly, July 11, 1998, by Sarah McGregor, “War medals uncovered by local residents”. John Mosley, Cal Mosley, Mayor Lurch, Hal Campbell. Expeditionary Force, Alexander Brennan, Jim Brennan, Fernand Raymond, Adolph Thomas Raymond.
3. Event report: Article on “Reception and Presentation to Returned Soldiers,. Watchman, April 11, 1919, page 1.
4. List by Peter Hessel of Welcome Home Medals (1919) located by June/July 1998. Baatty, Beattie, Brennan, Chenier, Craig, Frappier, Kittner, Legree, Lemourie, Mosley, Walthers, Raymond.
5. Event report: Presentation of medals to returned soldiers, names of 22 soldiers, also 18 killed in action. Watchman, Dec. 28, 1917, page 5.
6. Photocopy of Certificate of Honour presented to J.A. Brennan of Arnprior, on Nov. 28, 1919 (see also colour copy and photos in file: Brennan, James A.).
7. Letter from Hal Campbell of Toronto to Peter Hessel, dated June 2, 1998, re Welcome Home medals. Attached is a photocopy from a book by George A. Brown. Shown are both sides of the Arnprior medal and a description.
8. Colour photocopy of the page above, showing the Arnprior medal.
9. Handwritten notes by Peter Hessel re Bill Martin, Marie Beattie, James Royal Beattie or Beatty, Peter McNab.
Other key terms: soldiers, World War I, cenotaph, war medals.
Notes
See also file “War Memorial” in Peter Hessel Collection. See also file: Brennan, James A. in Peter Hessel Collection. See Canadian Welcome Home Medals 1899-1945 by George A. Brown on Reference Room Book Shelf (donated by Arnold McIntyre November 2012)
Accession No.
1994-0021
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