New acquisitions received since January 2010 include:
Photos – Listed below:
Souvenir Copy of Royal Family 1937;
MacDonald College Photo 1939-1940;
J L Hodgins House and Garage;
Dr Bruce Horner;
Buzzy (Keith) Hodgins and Roadster;
John Hodgins – Notice to Consumers;
Shawville Hospital; Pontiac Telephone Co;
Keon/Hutcheson listed below:
Mrs Bean’s Bible given to her grandson Courtney Hutcheson;
Magazines from Courtney Richardson;
Mary Clark’s Bible;
Mary Jane Richards married Courtney Hutcheson;
Ottawa Civic Nurses’ Yearbook.
Land Sales: Hannaberry, Smith, Creighton, Rading, Shirley (1862), Lathem. Sales Receipts from 1886; newspaper clippings.
Bristol Women’s Institute Records, Clarendon WI, Pontiac WI papers.
Robert Wills donation of two DVDs- “Steam Powered Threshing at the Campbell Farm (Eric) and The Pontiac Historical Museum.
Family descendants of Robert Harris – Works of Jack Harris.
Norway Bay and Beyond by N.B.H.S. – Jim Ritchie;
History of St Charles Borromeo Parish Otter Lake;
Scotty the Pike by Bernie Bedore, illustrated by Yukel Hassan – More Tall Tales of Joe Mufferaw;
Geographical Names of Renfew County Ontario by Alan Rayburn, originally published in 1967, revised 1989.
Crest and pin from Imperial Oil (Esso) Shawville, Qc
Certificates – Teacher 1874 and Tin type photo of Thomas McJanet
Sept 9, 1910 newspaper clippings from The Pontiac Advance.