Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 4 F2 2004-05
Publication:
Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON), 2005
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Description
Creator:
Amherst Island Women's Institute, Creator
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Scrapbooks
Description:
Amherst Island Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 4, Part 2 of 2

Amherst Island near Kingston, Ontario, is a community of over four hundred comprised mostly of farmers and retirees from "away," often Toronto or Ottawa. The Island is a component of Loyalist Township for municipal organization purposes, and is located in Lennox and Addington County. It has hourly car ferry service with the mainland at Millhaven, allowing some island residents to commute to work on the mainland. As of this writing, June 2016, there are five completed Tweedsmuir volumes in the collection. This volume was completed in 2005 and covers the period 2004-2005, with some older historical material. It has a Table of Contents. Some of the key topics covered:

- Fowler Painting at the School
- Island Shore Roads
- Neilson Museum Opening
- Community Radio Station (CJAI)
- Stone Fence Repairs
- "I Hate Moosicals"
- Pearce House Fire
- Royal Canadian Legion of AI
- A group of Obituaries
- Names mentioned: Filson, Fleming, Glenn, Hitchins, Keith, Kennedy, Neilson, McCaugherty, Tugwell, Woolfreys
- Presidents of the WI: Henshaw and McDonald

Index
- Women's Institute History
- Fowler Painting
- Pentland Cemetery
- ROSE Program-Retirement
- 24th Tricentennial Conference
- Nominations, 2004
- General WI Business
- Ferry Dock Improvements, 2004
- Canada Day Parade, 2004
- WI Picnic with Wilton Institute
- General WI activities - Names of Presidents, 1992-2006
- President Profiles, etc.
- ROSE Programs
- Recognitions to the WI
- WI Special Project for Harare Zimbabwe
- Memorial to Elizabeth Ann McDonald first WI President
- Community Functions
- Amherst Island Radio
- Fall Fare, 2004
- Tourists and Ferry - Runaway Ferry
- Transportation and Infrastructure
- Hobbies
- AIMS Initiatives - Museum and Market
- AIMS - Backroom Series, etc.
- Historical Items - Assorted
- Schools
- Personalities
- Island Stone Fences
- Nature Reserve
- Personalities
- Agriculture
- Stone Fences
- Stella Village - Fire
- General Information
- Churches
- Obituaries
- Legion and Veterans
- Cemeteries and Stone Fence Rebuilding
Dates:
2005
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.13342 Longitude: -76.71612
Creative Commons licence:
by-nc [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
Location of Original:
Lennox & Addington Cty Museum & Archives
Terms of Use:
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552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691

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Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 4 F2 2004-05


Amherst Island Tweedsmuir Community History, Volume 4, Part 2 of 2

Amherst Island near Kingston, Ontario, is a community of over four hundred comprised mostly of farmers and retirees from "away," often Toronto or Ottawa. The Island is a component of Loyalist Township for municipal organization purposes, and is located in Lennox and Addington County. It has hourly car ferry service with the mainland at Millhaven, allowing some island residents to commute to work on the mainland. As of this writing, June 2016, there are five completed Tweedsmuir volumes in the collection. This volume was completed in 2005 and covers the period 2004-2005, with some older historical material. It has a Table of Contents. Some of the key topics covered:

- Fowler Painting at the School
- Island Shore Roads
- Neilson Museum Opening
- Community Radio Station (CJAI)
- Stone Fence Repairs
- "I Hate Moosicals"
- Pearce House Fire
- Royal Canadian Legion of AI
- A group of Obituaries
- Names mentioned: Filson, Fleming, Glenn, Hitchins, Keith, Kennedy, Neilson, McCaugherty, Tugwell, Woolfreys
- Presidents of the WI: Henshaw and McDonald

Index
- Women's Institute History
- Fowler Painting
- Pentland Cemetery
- ROSE Program-Retirement
- 24th Tricentennial Conference
- Nominations, 2004
- General WI Business
- Ferry Dock Improvements, 2004
- Canada Day Parade, 2004
- WI Picnic with Wilton Institute
- General WI activities - Names of Presidents, 1992-2006
- President Profiles, etc.
- ROSE Programs
- Recognitions to the WI
- WI Special Project for Harare Zimbabwe
- Memorial to Elizabeth Ann McDonald first WI President
- Community Functions
- Amherst Island Radio
- Fall Fare, 2004
- Tourists and Ferry - Runaway Ferry
- Transportation and Infrastructure
- Hobbies
- AIMS Initiatives - Museum and Market
- AIMS - Backroom Series, etc.
- Historical Items - Assorted
- Schools
- Personalities
- Island Stone Fences
- Nature Reserve
- Personalities
- Agriculture
- Stone Fences
- Stella Village - Fire
- General Information
- Churches
- Obituaries
- Legion and Veterans
- Cemeteries and Stone Fence Rebuilding