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Rail Joint - Invention

Original technical drawing of a Rail Joint, invented by John S. Miller. Includes the side and top views with dimensions and details. Illustrates Figures 1 through 6. Drawn by George Mosher likely circa 1916, when he did similar drawings for other ...

  • 2019.1.14 to 2019.1.17
  • Rail Joint - Invention, 2

    Original technical drawing of a Rail Joint, invented by John S. Miller. Includes dimensions and details of Figures 7 and 8. Drawn by George Mosher likely circa 1916, when he did similar drawings for other inventors.

  • 2019.1.18 to 2019.1.21
  • North Colchester Railway Plan, 1890

    • Item
    • 1890

    Map of North Colchester County, NS, showing proposed railway plan. Also includes existing Intercolonial Railway, Pictou Branch, Short Line through Tatamagouche, county towns, some waterways and roads. Surveyed by D. Murphy, Provincial Engineer, 1890.

  • 2001.11.2
  • Annabel (Siteman) Ells fonds

    • Fonds
    • [ca. 1900-1969]

    The fonds consists of records accumulated by Annabel (Siteman) Ells during the course of her research on the area of Ship Harbour and the families who lived there as well as personal records created and accumulated throughout her lifetime. The fon...

  • Accession number 2013.066
  • Grace (Williams) Forsythe fonds

    • Fonds
    • 1911-1998

    Consists of records created and accumulated by Grace Edith Forsythe primarily during her career as an educator and as a result of her involvement with the Marine Highway Historical Society, including records related to her teaching career, photogr...

  • Accession number 2010.032
  • Train Stopping Device - Invention

    Original technical drawing of a Train Stopping Device, invented by Winthrop Bishop. Shows details of Figures 4, 7, 8 and 9. Drawn in 1916 by George Mosher, Attorney, and signed by witnesses and stamped on back by the US Patent Office.

  • 2019.1.27
  • Train Stopping Device - Invention/2

    Original technical drawing of a Train Stopping Device, invented by Winthrop Bishop. Shows details of Figures 5, 16 & 17. Drawn in 1916 by George Mosher, Attorney, and stamped on back by the US Patent Office, Nov. 1, 1916.

  • 2019.1.28
  • Lena Ferguson fonds

    • Fonds
    • 1974-2001

    Fonds consists of approximately 137 hours of oral history interviews conducted by Lena Ferguson. Most interviewees were residents of the Eastern Shore region of Halifax County, particularly the Chezzetcook area. Interview topics include genealogy,...

  • 2019.014