County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Onondaga Collection
Records

Results

We found
380
matching items
  • Onondaga Continuation Class
        This is Onondaga Continuation class, S. S. No. 5. The picture was taken in 1908. Front row: George Edwards, Miss King, Robbie Thomson. Back row: ?, Ada Edwards, Edna McMillan, Stella Allan. The original photo was provided by Bill and Lorna Thomson during a Scan & Share Day event held ...
      This is Onondaga Continuation class, S. S. No. 5. The picture was ...
  • Photograph of the Ferris Family
        This photograph depicts the Ferris family. The picture was taken in the summer of 1909. The original photograph was provided by Elaine Waterman.
      This photograph depicts the Ferris family. The picture was taken in the ...
  • History of Onondaga Township
        By Reg. Cooper, Brant Historical Society, Radio Broadcast Onondaga was acquired its name through the fact that the Onondaga tribe of the Six Nations settled in that part of the county now comprising that township. The Onondaga’s territory at the time of the formation of the confederacy was chosen as ...
      By Reg. Cooper, Brant Historical Society, Radio Broadcast Onondaga was acquired its ...
  • Onondaga Central School
        Historical Information By Jeff Ireland, student of Onondaga Central School, 1984. In the 1830's, Settlers began to arrive in the eastern parts of the Twp. near Seneca Line and began to take up the indian lands under what was called squatters rights. The Indians were furious and these so-called squatters ...
      Historical Information By Jeff Ireland, student of Onondaga Central School, 1984. In ...
  • History of the VanSickle Farm
        A History of the Homes and the People who Lived There The VanSickle Farm: Lot 37 to 40 River Range was purchased in in 1864 by Abram I. VanSickle for his son George. Their log house stood near the present woodlot, by a good spring. One Sunday when the family ...
      A History of the Homes and the People who Lived There The ...
  • Funeral Card of Sarah Deagle
        This is a funeral card for Sarah Deagle, who died in Middleport, Township of Onondaga, on Friday, July 11th, 1924. She was the beloved wife of David Deagle. The original card was provided by Calvin Hager during a Scan & Share Day event held at the Onondaga Hall on January ...
      This is a funeral card for Sarah Deagle, who died in Middleport, ...
  • Indenture Granting Walker Land to William Douglas
        This is an indenture granting a deed of land belonging to James Elgin Walker to William A. Douglas dated November 26, 1919. The original document was provided by Don Douglas during a Scan & Share Day event held at the Onondaga Hall on January 14, 2012.
      This is an indenture granting a deed of land belonging to James ...
  • Indenture Granting Douglas Land to Rosswell Douglas
        This is an indenture granting a deed of land belonging to William A. Douglas to Rosswell Wilson Douglas dated April 10, 1924. The original document was provided by Don Douglas during a Scan & Share Day event held at the Onondaga Hall on January 14, 2012.
      This is an indenture granting a deed of land belonging to William ...
  • Photo of Ross Thomson
        This is a photograph of Ross Thomson standing in front of a Halifax bomber at the Linton-on-Ouse base in England in 1944. The picture was taken by the Royal Canadian Air Force. The original picture was provided by Bill and Lorna Thomson during a Scan & Share Day event held ...
      This is a photograph of Ross Thomson standing in front of a ...
  • Willowbank Farm Scene
        This is a photograph of taken at the Willowbank Farm in the Township of Onondaga. Willowbank Farm was a renowned local cattle farm before its dispersion in 1950. The date of this image date is unknown. The original photo was provided by Karen Richardson during a Scan & Share Day ...
      This is a photograph of taken at the Willowbank Farm in the ...
  • Application for Rural Electric Service
        This is an application for rural electric service in the Township of Onondaga in the premises occupied by the School Section No. 6. The original document was provided by Marjorie Featherston.
      This is an application for rural electric service in the Township of ...
  • Wedding Photograph of Tom and Mary Lu Featherston
        This photograph depicts Tom and Mary Lu Featherston. The picture was taken on their wedding day on May 20, 1950. The original photograph was provided by Tom and Mary Lu Featherston.
      This photograph depicts Tom and Mary Lu Featherston. The picture was taken ...
  • Photograph of George VanSickle
        This photograph depicts George VanSickle, father of Abraham VanSickle, of Onondaga. It was probably taken in the 1860s. The original photograph was provided by Eleanor Smith.
      This photograph depicts George VanSickle, father of Abraham VanSickle, of Onondaga. It ...
  • Methodist Hymn Book
        This is an image of a hymn book used at Salt Springs Methodist Church in 1902 when the newly built church was reopened after being destroyed by fire on September 12, 1901. The book was provided by Joyce Smith during a Scan & Share Day event held at the Onondaga ...
      This is an image of a hymn book used at Salt Springs ...
  • Write-up of the History of Conboyville
        This document is a partial summary of the settlement and history in Conboyville. The document was written by Ruby Johnson in 1979.
      This document is a partial summary of the settlement and history in ...
  • Salt Springs United Church One Hundred and Tenth Anniversary Programme
        This document is a programme for Salt Springs United Church's one hundred and tenth anniversary from 1933.
      This document is a programme for Salt Springs United Church's one hundred ...
  • Timeline and Record of Teachers for the Onondaga School S.S. #2
        This is a timeline from the Onondaga School S.S. #2, as well as a list of teachers from the years 1845-1959. The text on page 2 is written as follows: Teachers S.S. No. 2, Onondaga 1842 Mr. Shannon 1845 Torrance Jones 1849 David Dick 1851 Richard Kingston 1856 John Turnbull ...
      This is a timeline from the Onondaga School S.S. #2, as well ...
  • Cockshutt Summer House
        House Summary The Cockshutt Summer Cottage, situated near Brantford Township, was constructed circa 1901 as Frank and Lenore Cockshutt’s summer residence. This Greek Revival style home features a full height portico, just one of the home’s many grand architectural features. During Lenore and Frank’s residency, many extravagant garden parties were ...
      House Summary The Cockshutt Summer Cottage, situated near Brantford Township, was constructed ...
  • Cockshutt Summer House Blueprints
        These are the original blueprints for the Cockshutt summer house in Brantford, Ontario built circa 1901 for Frank and Lenore Cockshutt. Cyrus K. Porter & Son Architects from Buffalo, New York drew the blueprints for the home. An in-depth history of the house, as well as photographs of the exterior, ...
      These are the original blueprints for the Cockshutt summer house in Brantford, ...
  • Onondaga Hall
        Summary This Italinate style hall was designed by renowned architect John Turner and is believed to have been erected in 1874. It has longed served the needs of the community and was used as a council chamber until 19762. The brick used in construction is thought to have been produced ...
      Summary This Italinate style hall was designed by renowned architect John Turner ...
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Onondaga Collection


This collection includes historical materials from the former Onondaga Township in the County of Brant. The majority of these items were donated by private community members who wanted to preserve and share their local history. Their generosity is greatly appreciated.