Adamsville WI Tweedsmuir Community History Volume 2
Publication
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), [1963]-[2011]
:
Description
Creator
Adamsville Women's Institute, Creator
Media Type
Text
Image
Item Type
Scrapbooks
Description
Adamsville WI Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 2.

- Bruce tartan swatch
- Some Facts about Adelaide Hoodless and Erland Lee
- Introduction, history of Adamsville village
- Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir
- Map of Bruce County with community of Adamsville outlined
- Adamsville Church
- Half-Way House
- Adamsville Blacksmith Shop
- Adamsville Post Office
- Adamsville 4H Clubs
- Farm Radio Forum, 1940s
- Letter of Appointment to Postmastership dated 1888
- Adamsville School
- Colpoy's Bay article by Marg Fletcher, 1994
- Adamsville Women's Institute History, 1937-1996
- Adamsville Sign
- Highlights of Adamsville WI
- Landscaping Community Centre, May 1984
- Presidents and Secretaries of Adamsville WI, 1934-2005
- Women's Institute 100 Years, 1997
- Last District Annual for Bruce North, 1998
- Adamsville Spring Tour, 1998
- The Country Club renovations
- Quilt-Making in Adamsville WI

Farm Histories
- Concession 5, Albemarle, Lots 6 and 7
- Concession 5, Lots 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
- Concession 6, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
- Concession 7, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
- Concession 8, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 21, 22
- Concession 9, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
- Concession 10, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
- Concession 11, Lots 7, 8, 9, 10

- Article, "Credit for founding WI due militant Adelaide Hoodless," 1972
- Article, "Ont. W.I. restores place of birth," 1973 (Erland Lee Museum)
- "The Story of the Tartan"
- Article, "Over 300 attend W.I. Convention in Wiarton," 1980
- Article, "Mrs. Harold McArthur new head of Grey-Bruce area institute," 1980
- Article, "W.I. Convention," 1979
- Article, "Southampton hosting area WI convention," 1978
- Article, "New Grey-Bruce WI executive installed as convention ends," 1976
- Article, "Wiarton hosts W.I. Area Convention, October 30, 31, 1972"
- Article, "North Bruce District marks 60 Anniversary at Wiarton, May 17, 1968"
- Death notice for Dougald McLeod Couch, 1946
- Death notice for Mrs. J.W. Hepburn, 1946
- Articles about Adamsville Christmas Concert, 1946
- English women visit Bruce County and Adamsville, September 1985
- Article, "Won with wide margin: Albemarle reeve Bruce warden," 1985
- Articles about Adamsville WI donations to local hospital and charitable organizations
- Article, "Englishwomen visit Cape," 1985
- Article about Bruce North District Annual, 1992
- Article, "Quilt just one example: WI's generosity on display," 1997
- Letter from the Grey Sauble Conservation Authority regarding a research project of the Alexander McNeill estate, 1991
- Handwritten census copied from 1879 census (not original)
- Various photos of local properties, farms, houses, and barns (some names include Balls, Adams, Cunningham, Couch, King, Crow, Richardson, Brough, Thompson, Hepburn, Dickie, Waugh, Fletcher, Leiss, Ward
- Photos of ladies quilting
- Various Adamsville WI group photographs, 1980s
- Photo of Adamsville Church, July 1922
- Photo of Adamsville School, 1922
- Photo of Bridge over Albemarle Brook at Adamsville, 1934
- Photo of County Road looking south from Adamsville, 1933
- Group photo of first meeting of Adamsville WI, 1937 with names
- List of Adamsville WI Branch Presidents, 1936-2004
- Adamsville WI members, 2004-2005 with group photo
- Photos of last fish dinner at Adamsville, 2004
- Photos of various Adamsville WI events, 1990s-2000s
- Adamsville WI 70th anniversary, 2004

Biographies of past members of Adamsville WI
- Mrs. Albert Radcliffe
- Mrs. Alfred Balls
- Mrs. Walter Balls
- Mrs. Sam Adams
- Mrs. George Thompson
- Mrs. Walter Crow
- Wilda Crow
- Mrs. Thomas Waugh
- Ethel Waugh
- Olive Waugh
- Mrs. Sam Watson
- Maggie Watson
- Mrs. Allan Waugh
- Mrs. Alfred Ward
- Mrs. George King
- Mildred King
- Mrs. Ivan Radcliffe
- Carrie Balls
- Lily Balls
- Mrs. Alvin Ward
- Mrs. Stuart Couch
- Mrs. Eward Couch
- Mrs. Jim Drury
- Mrs. Arthur Forbes
- Mrs. Elmer Thompson
- Mrs. Charlie Brown
- Clara King
- Drina (?) Dickson
- Ada Balls
- Katie Couch
- Mrs. Mervyn Waugh
- Mrs. Elgin Waugh
- Mrs. Verdun Greig
- Mrs. Andrew Butchart
- Mrs. Alex Butchart
- Mrs. Elwyn Richardson
- Mrs. Don Dewar
- Mrs. Gordon Hepburn
- Mrs. Bevan Ratcliffe
- Mrs. Allan Couch
- Mrs. Ed Thompson
- Mrs. Merton Mackie
- Betty Keeling
- Iris Gilpin
- Mrs. Frank Richardson
- Mrs. John Northy
- Bella Henry
- Mrs. Don Crow
- Mrs. Ken Waugh

- Final days of Adamsville WI
- Adamsville WI Celebrate 75th Anniversary, 2009
- Photos of Adamsville WI 50th anniversary, 1984
- Photo of Adamsville WI presenting donation to Wiarton Hospital, 2008
- Adamsville WI 75th anniversary photograph, 2009
- Photo of last meeting of Adamsville WI at the school 2006
Notes
Typing by Jean Crow
Publisher
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Dates
[1963]-[2011]
Subject(s)
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.86678 Longitude: -81.16644
Location of Original
Member's Home
Terms of Use
For commercial use, please contact copyright holder for permission and details
Reproduction Notes
Contact the holder of the original. If the book is in a member’s home, please contact the copyright holder.
Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 
552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Adamsville WI Tweedsmuir Community History Volume 2


Adamsville WI Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 2.

- Bruce tartan swatch
- Some Facts about Adelaide Hoodless and Erland Lee
- Introduction, history of Adamsville village
- Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir
- Map of Bruce County with community of Adamsville outlined
- Adamsville Church
- Half-Way House
- Adamsville Blacksmith Shop
- Adamsville Post Office
- Adamsville 4H Clubs
- Farm Radio Forum, 1940s
- Letter of Appointment to Postmastership dated 1888
- Adamsville School
- Colpoy's Bay article by Marg Fletcher, 1994
- Adamsville Women's Institute History, 1937-1996
- Adamsville Sign
- Highlights of Adamsville WI
- Landscaping Community Centre, May 1984
- Presidents and Secretaries of Adamsville WI, 1934-2005
- Women's Institute 100 Years, 1997
- Last District Annual for Bruce North, 1998
- Adamsville Spring Tour, 1998
- The Country Club renovations
- Quilt-Making in Adamsville WI

Farm Histories
- Concession 5, Albemarle, Lots 6 and 7
- Concession 5, Lots 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
- Concession 6, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
- Concession 7, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
- Concession 8, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 21, 22
- Concession 9, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
- Concession 10, Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
- Concession 11, Lots 7, 8, 9, 10

- Article, "Credit for founding WI due militant Adelaide Hoodless," 1972
- Article, "Ont. W.I. restores place of birth," 1973 (Erland Lee Museum)
- "The Story of the Tartan"
- Article, "Over 300 attend W.I. Convention in Wiarton," 1980
- Article, "Mrs. Harold McArthur new head of Grey-Bruce area institute," 1980
- Article, "W.I. Convention," 1979
- Article, "Southampton hosting area WI convention," 1978
- Article, "New Grey-Bruce WI executive installed as convention ends," 1976
- Article, "Wiarton hosts W.I. Area Convention, October 30, 31, 1972"
- Article, "North Bruce District marks 60 Anniversary at Wiarton, May 17, 1968"
- Death notice for Dougald McLeod Couch, 1946
- Death notice for Mrs. J.W. Hepburn, 1946
- Articles about Adamsville Christmas Concert, 1946
- English women visit Bruce County and Adamsville, September 1985
- Article, "Won with wide margin: Albemarle reeve Bruce warden," 1985
- Articles about Adamsville WI donations to local hospital and charitable organizations
- Article, "Englishwomen visit Cape," 1985
- Article about Bruce North District Annual, 1992
- Article, "Quilt just one example: WI's generosity on display," 1997
- Letter from the Grey Sauble Conservation Authority regarding a research project of the Alexander McNeill estate, 1991
- Handwritten census copied from 1879 census (not original)
- Various photos of local properties, farms, houses, and barns (some names include Balls, Adams, Cunningham, Couch, King, Crow, Richardson, Brough, Thompson, Hepburn, Dickie, Waugh, Fletcher, Leiss, Ward
- Photos of ladies quilting
- Various Adamsville WI group photographs, 1980s
- Photo of Adamsville Church, July 1922
- Photo of Adamsville School, 1922
- Photo of Bridge over Albemarle Brook at Adamsville, 1934
- Photo of County Road looking south from Adamsville, 1933
- Group photo of first meeting of Adamsville WI, 1937 with names
- List of Adamsville WI Branch Presidents, 1936-2004
- Adamsville WI members, 2004-2005 with group photo
- Photos of last fish dinner at Adamsville, 2004
- Photos of various Adamsville WI events, 1990s-2000s
- Adamsville WI 70th anniversary, 2004

Biographies of past members of Adamsville WI
- Mrs. Albert Radcliffe
- Mrs. Alfred Balls
- Mrs. Walter Balls
- Mrs. Sam Adams
- Mrs. George Thompson
- Mrs. Walter Crow
- Wilda Crow
- Mrs. Thomas Waugh
- Ethel Waugh
- Olive Waugh
- Mrs. Sam Watson
- Maggie Watson
- Mrs. Allan Waugh
- Mrs. Alfred Ward
- Mrs. George King
- Mildred King
- Mrs. Ivan Radcliffe
- Carrie Balls
- Lily Balls
- Mrs. Alvin Ward
- Mrs. Stuart Couch
- Mrs. Eward Couch
- Mrs. Jim Drury
- Mrs. Arthur Forbes
- Mrs. Elmer Thompson
- Mrs. Charlie Brown
- Clara King
- Drina (?) Dickson
- Ada Balls
- Katie Couch
- Mrs. Mervyn Waugh
- Mrs. Elgin Waugh
- Mrs. Verdun Greig
- Mrs. Andrew Butchart
- Mrs. Alex Butchart
- Mrs. Elwyn Richardson
- Mrs. Don Dewar
- Mrs. Gordon Hepburn
- Mrs. Bevan Ratcliffe
- Mrs. Allan Couch
- Mrs. Ed Thompson
- Mrs. Merton Mackie
- Betty Keeling
- Iris Gilpin
- Mrs. Frank Richardson
- Mrs. John Northy
- Bella Henry
- Mrs. Don Crow
- Mrs. Ken Waugh

- Final days of Adamsville WI
- Adamsville WI Celebrate 75th Anniversary, 2009
- Photos of Adamsville WI 50th anniversary, 1984
- Photo of Adamsville WI presenting donation to Wiarton Hospital, 2008
- Adamsville WI 75th anniversary photograph, 2009
- Photo of last meeting of Adamsville WI at the school 2006