Archive for April, 2011

Waltham book in Pontiac Archives Library

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

Suzanne Wilson, from Renfrew, ON has been researching the “Rollande” family. She has obtained considerable information about other relatives from the Archives but is looking for more about the Rollande.   If anyone has information on this family, please contact the P0ntiac Archives in Shawville by email: archives@pontiacarchives.org.

Tom Murdock  from Quyon, QC has a photo taken in the early 1980’s believed to be a travelling team on the ‘Rocket and Friends Tour”.   Seven names are still missing.   If anyone has information, please contact the Archives.

The Archives has in their Library of Books, a new one “Waltham  – A gem in Pontiac County”, written by Betty Ryan. It contains very interesting stories and photos about Waltham and her neighbours, The Pembroke Electric Light Company, The Pontiac Pacific Junction Railway, Ferries, and Bridges, Churches, Schools.  Please drop into the Archives and explore this history.