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Alligator Tug 'Madawaska', on shore on blocks

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Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
30
  1 image  
Date
1911
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
30
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-30
Scope and Content
Side view of Alligator Tug "Madawaska"', on shore on blocks in winter.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Alligator tug "Madawaska" on shore on blocks

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Date
1911
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative
Reference No.
31
  1 image  
Date
1911
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
31
Physical Description
glass plate negative
Acquisition Source
Archives of OntarioC 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-31
Scope and Content
Alligator tug "Madawaska" on shore on blocks in winter.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Alligator "Madawaska" drawn up on shore on blocks

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Date
1906
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
27
  1 image  
Date
1906
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
27
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-27
Scope and Content
Bow view of Alligator tug 'Madawaska' drawn up on shore on blocks.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1907
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
33
  1 image  
Date
1907
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
33
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-33
Scope and Content
Side view of Alligator tug 'Bonnechere' on blocks.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Alligator 'Madawaska' drawn up on shore on blocks, side view

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Date
1900-1905
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
28
  1 image  
Date
1900-1905
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
28
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-28
Scope and Content
Side view of Alligator tug "Madawaska" drawn up on shore on blocks.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Alligator tug 'Bonnechere' on blocks, bow view

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Date
1907
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
34
  1 image  
Date
1907
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
34
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-34
Scope and Content
Side view of Alligator tug 'Bonnechere' on blocks.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1899
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
  1 image  
Date
1899
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
2.3
Creator
Charles Macnamara
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Photograph of alligator tug 'Madawaska' drawn out on shore, sitting on blocks.
Notes
#27
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2002-0154
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Alligator tug 'Madawaska' on Ottawa River

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Date
1904
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
29
  1 image  
Date
1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
29
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-29
Scope and Content
Alligator tug "Madawaska" on the Ottawa River.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
November 1906
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph ; b&w ; 12.75 x 17.75 cm
  1 image  
Date
November 1906
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Creator
Charles Macnamara
Physical Description
1 photograph ; b&w ; 12.75 x 17.75 cm
Scope and Content
The alligator tugboat 'Madawaska' drawn out on shore.
Notes
Black Binder #27
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1904
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Reference No.
27
  1 image  
Date
1904
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Reference No.
27
Physical Description
glass plate negative and print
Acquisition Source
Archives of Ontario C 120-3, former item number C 120-3-0-0-27
Scope and Content
Alligator tug "Madawaska" drawn up on shore on blocks, bow view.
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2002-0154
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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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Date
1902c
Collection/Fonds
Clay Bank Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1902c
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Clay Bank Women’s Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 2A P0136
Scope and Content
Caption reads, “This was taken in 1902 on the Madawaska River at the pier of the old bridge near John Young’s farm. It was the Spring Drive.” Photograph shows men standing on square timber log jam.
Accession No.
1993-0008
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Date
June 1903
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
  1 image  
Date
June 1903
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
5.2
Creator
Charles Macnamara
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.5 x 17.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing McLachlin Bros. Mill No 4. Caption on the back reads "McLachlin Bros. Sideview of No. 4 Mill. Note du[?] cart."
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
November 1900
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
November 1900
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Daniel McLachlin (Texas) fonds
Description Level
Item
Creator
Charles Macnamara
Scope and Content
Photograph from "Life in the Lumbercamps of McLachlin Brothers Arnprior, Ontario" by Charles Macnamara. Photograph shows an alligator tug near Arnprior. Men aboard are George H. Johnson, Alex Dechene and Joe Dechene (maybe).
Notes
Photocopy of the original manuscript is available in the Reading Room.
Accession No.
1999-0117
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Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 mounted photograph : b&w
  1 image  
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
10
Creator
Charles Macnamara
Physical Description
1 mounted photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Photo of McLachin Bros. alligator tugs from the manuscript that Macnamara wrote, "Life in the Lumbercamps of McLachlin Brothers Arnprior, Ontario." Caption reads, "One of the alligator tugs in the boom at Arnprior. Men are George H. Johnson, Alex Dechene and (I think) Joe Dechene." The tug is the Amable du Fond.
Accession No.
2002-0154
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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
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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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Date
2003 - 2012
Collection/Fonds
Madawaska Highlander newspaper fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
newspapers
Date
2003 - 2012
Format
textual records
electronic records
Collection/Fonds
Madawaska Highlander newspaper fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
newspapers
Acquisition Source
Bill Graham, Editor of the Madawaska Highlander donated the CD and paper copies in May 2013. Additional paper copies added upon receipt.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of 40 copies of the Madawaska Highlander from December 2003-June 2009 with gaps. The CD version includes all issues from December 2003 - December 2012. This free publication is published eight times per year and covers news items for the area of Black Donald, Calabogie, Burnstown, Dacre, Springtown, Griffith and Matawatchan. In the first edition, editor Bill Graham stated that the newspaper we be "addressing local issues and announcing local events". The content includes historical articles, Municipal news and environmental issues. The Madawaska Highlander has a greater circulation than the former "Highlander" newspaper which was published approximately five times per year.
Collection contains the following issues:
December 2003
March 2004
May 2004
June 2004
December 2004/January 2005
February/March 2005
April 2005
May 2005
June/July 2005
July/Aug 2005
September/October 2005
November/December 2005
January/February 2006
March/April 2006
June 2006
July 2006
August/September 2006
October/November 2006
December 2006
January/February 2007
March/April 2007
May 2007
June 2007
July 2007
August/September 2007
May 2008
August/September 2008
October 2008
July/August 2008
March/April 2009
May 2009
June 2009
July/August 2009
September 2009
October 2012
December 2012
May 2014
October-November 2014
May 2016
May/June 2018
Sept/Oct 2018
Accruals
expected in electronic form annually
Related Material
Madawaska Highlander website contains links to numerous audio recordings conducted by author Elmer Strong in the mid 1960's about the settlement and lumbering activities of the area. www.madawaskahighlander.ca/heritagerecordings
Accession No.
2012-0296
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Date
1941
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w glass plate ; 7 x 10 cm
  1 image  
Date
1941
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Charles Macnamara fonds
Description Level
Item
Series
6.8
Creator
Charles Macnamara
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w glass plate ; 7 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Madawaska street at the corner of Daniel Street, looking towards the Post Office (now the museum).
Notes
Item number 10.002
Access Restriction
Permission to access needed from Archivist
Accession No.
2002-0154
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Date
1938 - 1940
Collection/Fonds
Gillies Family fonds
Description Level
Item
  1 image  
Date
1938 - 1940
Format
photographic
Collection/Fonds
Gillies Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Reproduction Location
Binder 5A P0512
Scope and Content
One of two photographs on page. Photograph on left shows front view of unidentified Alligator with men on board as it nears shore.
Accession No.
1995-0060
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