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Abram Young fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1859-1879

Fonds consists of one day book used to record sales of general sundries and payment (often in labour at the Young's shipyard), purchases/receipts of building materials used at the shipyard and accounts of Abram Young's estate. Also included are pe...

Georgia H. Cunningham fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1909-1920

Fonds consists of glass plate negatives produced by Cunningham in her Bridgetown studio. The images consist mainly of portraits of residents but also scenes of everyday life, Bridgetown and surrounding area. The majority of the images have been id...

Dr. Silas Piper fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1813-1827

Fonds consists of one diary kept by Piper. The first part of the diary is a recollection of Piper's life, then it continues as a diary, which he wrote in regularly. The diary entries include some personal information but mainly concentrate on his ...

Captain F.R. Merriam fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1932-1940

Fonds consists of correspondence, one day book, one pay book and one journal regarding the construction of the second S.S. Valinda. Also included is one log book containing the crew list.

Steven Sneden Ruggles fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1870-1898

Fonds consists of one day book of fees collected by Ruggles, one account book used to record duties collected and monthly wages, and one day book used to record sales.

Richard James fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1816-1839

Fonds consists of correspondance regarding James' military career, indentures, legal papers, pages from a ledger and one letter book.

Thomas Mack fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1915-1918

Fonds consists of one ledger recording sales of meat and groceries.

Samuel Weare fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1880-1920

42 glass plate negatives created by Weare. Images consist of Bridgetown, residents, the Weare family and several of Annapolis Royal.

Nova Scotia County Court, District Three (Annapolis County) fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1894-1923

Fonds consists of one Praecipe Book kept by the High Sheriff, who at this time was J.H. Edwards. The register recorded the case number, plaintiff and defendant's name, judgement, notes of monies received/paid and warrants/writs issued.