Help Us Build Our History

 

Most of the material in our archives pre-dates 1950. We continue to welcome materials pre-1950, and we look forward to obtaining more recent items.

 

If you have any of the following, please consider donating them regardless of the year. We also have the resources to scan or photograph your items and return them to you immediately. 

 

PHOTOS

Events, family gatherings, school classes, business functions, etc.

(Remember to identify people in the photos!)

 

FAMILY HISTORIES

Family trees, journals, scrapbooks, etc.

 

PROGRAMS

From community events.

 

BUSINESS, ORGANIZATIONS & CHURCHES

Both histories and directories welcome.

 

INFORMATION ON YOUR RESIDENCE

Past or recent pictures, history of ownership, etc. 

 

TELEPHONE BOOKS

Pre-1985

 

MATERIAL RELATED TO HALDIMAND COUNTY IN

WORLD WARS I AND II

 

We are also interested in ANY ISSUES of local newspapers, especially of the following:

Issues of Dunnville Chronicle from 1901, 1912, 1916, 1919-1920, 1931, 1934, 1937, 1941-1948, 1975, 2008.

Any issues of The Monck Reform Press (later called The Reform Press)

 

Remember us the next time you clean out your attics, basements, and closets!

To arrange a donation or a loan, please contact us.