1. Photocopy of an article published by the Ontario Historical Society, vol. 27, 1931, pp. 341-364, by M.A. Garland and J.J. Talman, called “Pioneer Drinking Habits and the Rise of the Temperance Agitation in Upper Canada prior to 1840”. Key terms: beer, breweries, distilleries, drunkenness, Indians, natives, liquor, temperance, taverns.
2. Handwritten petition by the tavern keepers of the village of Arnprior asking the Township of McNab for a reduction in the cost of licences, March 24, 1856.
See also section on hotels in McNab — The Township by Peter Hessel. See also file “Temperance” in Peter Hessel Fonds.