Coningsby Road Sign 
still imageobject This photo, taken in 2015, depicts Coningsby WI's UK twin WI group from Coningsby, Lincolnshire, England. They visited to celebrate the Centennial of the Women's Institutes in the UK as well as the 110th anniversary of Ontario's Coningsby WI branch. The Coningsby road sign was put up to...
FWIO Centennial Celebrations, Volume 4 
textobject1997 This is a collection of greeting cards sent to Stoney Creek on the occasion of the Centennial Celebrations of the Women's Institutes in Canada in 1997. Several of the cards feature hand-made elements such as paper quilling or quilting, and most include letters from different branches in the...
FWIO Centennial Celebrations, Volume 3 
textobject1997 This volume is a scrapbook to commemorate the Centenary of the Women's Institutes Movement and was sent to FWIO by the Glamorgan Federation of Women's Institutes (Wales, United Kingdom). The book consists of a scrapbook of photographs and descriptions portraying the Centenary celebrations held by...
Cornell WI Hall - 1972 
still imagenewspaperobjectstill image"Cornell WI Hall - 1972," The Tillsonburg News, 27 Mar 1972 This is a newspaper clipping from The Tillsonburg News, March 27, 1972. It details the project to move and renovate a schoolhouse into the Cornell Community Hall. There is a photograph of the front of the newly renovated hall accompanying the article.The Tillsonburg News March 27, 1972 Old...
Cornell WI Hall - 2016 
still imageobjectstill image In 2016, Norwich Township declared that the hall could not be rented due to changing fire regulations. With rising hydro and fuel costs and declining involvement, the Cornell Women's Institute could no longer look after the hall. The Township sold it in 2017 to Wilson Farms from Norwich.
Appleton WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Book 1 
textstill imageAppleton Women's Institute, "Appleton WI Tweedsmuir Community History - Book 1," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario), [1966]-[1982] TABLE OF CONTENTS BOOK 1 ITEM PAGE Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir - Foreward 5 Mrs. Adelaide Hoodless 6 Ten Tears of Progress in Our W.I....
Braemar Hall 
still imagetext At one time, This Braemar Hall was the hub of the community as it hosted both social and church events. It was on land adjacent to that owned by Lloyd Masters who at the time of the hall's demise took over the lot as part of his farm on the east side of the 9th line of East Zorra-Tavistock and...
Memorial Tree Planted by Kingsmill-Mapleton WI 
objectstill image A member of Kingsmill Mapleton WI lost her son in a farming accident, and this tree was planted by the branch in his memory.The memorial stone reads: "In Memory of Roger Tree lovingly donated by the Jammers and K.M.W.I [Kingsmill Mapleton WI]."
Kingsmill-Mapleton WI Centennial Plaque, Belmont, 1907-2007 
objectstill image This plaque is located in Belmont to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Kingsmill Mapleton WI (1907-2007)."Kingsmill Mapleton Women Institute 1907-2007"
Former Calton WI Hall 
still imagestill image This building was originally the Calton WI Hall, but was later sold to be used as a private home.
Lyon's Parkette, South Dorchester Township 
objectstill image[1998]-[2000] Kingsmill-Mapleton WI contributed to this parkette in Lyon in 1998 to represent South Dorchester Township (now Malahide).The plaque reads: "1852-1998 This plaque and parkette are here as a historical remembrance to the Township of South Dorchester honouring all residents past, present, and...
Springfield Pioneer Cemetery Headstone, Erected by the Springfield WI 
objectstill image The stones in the Springfield Pioneer Cemetery were broken, so the Springfield WI had a new stone erected with all of the names inscribed. Springfield WI and other donors restored the cemetery in 1997.The stone reads: "Springfield Pioneer Cemetery" Left column: Alward, Daniel 1809-1868 [Alward],...
School Bell Built by Calton WI 
objectstill image This is a photograph of a monument was built by the Calton WI following the demolition of Calton School. It features the original school bell covered by a small roof, which is raised above a raised brick wall that has an explanatory plaque affixed to it. The entire monument is located in a...
Frederickhouse WI Group Photo, 1940s 
still imageobject Group photograph of Frederickhouse WI branch in front of a sign that presumably reads "Welcome Home Harry" following the end of WWII, so this photograph is likely from the mid-1940s. The names of the ladies are listed below the photograph."Frederickhouse WI F. Row myself, Alice Watson Mrs Johnson...
50th Anniversary: Cochrane District: Frederickhouse, Clute, Hunta, Dunning, and Cochrane WI 
still imageobject This is a photograph which appears to have been taken in the 1950s or 1960s. It is a black and white group photograph of several members of Cochrane District WI branches, including Frederickhouse, Clute, Hunta, Dunning, and Cochrane. There are approximately 35 ladies pictured and three children...
Coningsby School Marker 
still imageobject2017 Stone depicting building date of Coningsby SchoolStone reads: "Coningsby School Erected 1862"
Mattawa WI Cenotaph 
still imageobjectstill image2017 This is a picture of the Mattawa War Memorial Cenotaph, dedicated to the fallen in two World Wars, by the Mattawa Women's Institute. This Cenotaph can be found in the heart of Mattawa, where the Mattawa R. Joins the Ottawa R., across the Mattawa R. from the Mattawa Museum.Cenotaph...
Brooksdale WI Minute Book: 1922-1925 
textstill image"Brooksdale WI Minute Book: 1922-1925," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)
Brooksdale WI Minute Book: 1925-1929 
textstill image"Brooksdale WI Minute Book: 1925-1929," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)
Brooksdale WI Minute Book: 1929-1936 
textstill image"Brooksdale WI Minute Book: 1929-1936," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)
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