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  • Norman Hamilton Account Book, 1850-1874
        This account book, or ledger, documents the business of Norman Hamilton, one of the earliest prominent businessmen in Paris alongside Hiram Capron. Hamilton operated a grist-mill, plaster mill, and a booming whiskey business. His business affairs are documented in this ledger. Its contents span the years from 1850 through 1874. ...
      This account book, or ledger, documents the business of Norman Hamilton, one ...
  • Place Settings: Collected Works Celebrating the County of Brant
        Place Settings is the final project of the County of Brant Public Library's 2016-2017 Writer-in-Residence Program. This anthology showcases 16 unique non-fiction pieces by local writers about their personal connections to the County of Brant’s geography and history. The anthology includes stories that range from the singularity of a park ...
      Place Settings is the final project of the County of Brant Public ...
  • A Movement of the Spirit, by Roger Sharpe
        A Movement of the Spirit: the History of St. James Anglican Church, Paris, 1839-2010, by Roger Sharpe.
      A Movement of the Spirit: the History of St. James Anglican Church, ...
  • Hiram Capron Account Book, 1841-1847
        This account book documents Capron’s business dealings during the period of 1841 – 1847, with some entries as late as 1850. The bulk of the book contains the names of individuals to whom Capron had paid money or goods for services, or lent money, and lists of their transactions with ...
      This account book documents Capron’s business dealings during the period of 1841 ...
  • Ledger documenting chancery sale of lands belonging to Hiram Capron, April 23 1848 - 1925
        This ledger documents the chancery sales of Hiram Capron’s lands, spanning a long time period of time from 1848 to 1925. This collection also includes the auction booklet for an 1878 posthumous sale of many of Capron’s lands as 1999.0412.01; it is linked to on the right.
      This ledger documents the chancery sales of Hiram Capron’s lands, spanning a ...
  • Norman Hamilton Account Book, 1834-1867
        This account book, or ledger, documents the business of Norman Hamilton, one of the earliest prominent businessmen in Paris alongside Hiram Capron. Hamilton operated a grist-mill, plaster mill, and a booming whiskey business. His business affairs are documented in this ledger. Its contents span the years from 1834 through 1867. ...
      This account book, or ledger, documents the business of Norman Hamilton, one ...
  • Hiram Capron Day Book Letter H (Account Book, 1833-1841)
        This account book documents all of Capron’s business during the period of March 16, 1833 to April 5, 1841. The bulk of the book contains the names of individuals to whom Capron had paid money or goods for services, or lent money and lists of their transactions with him. It ...
      This account book documents all of Capron’s business during the period of ...
  • Store Ledger, Customer Account Book 1844-1847
        This account book documents the transactions of an early Paris store with its customers, organized by customer name. The exact identity of the store is unknown. While the writing is not his, the store may have belonged to Hiram Capron. The page numbering in this volume appears to be continuing ...
      This account book documents the transactions of an early Paris store with ...
  • Penmans Advertising Workbook
        [Cover] Trade Mark Pen Angle Penmans - Warranteed High Grade Knit Goods Penmans KNITTED WEAR UNDERWEAR HOSIERY BATHING SUITS OUTERWARE [Inside front cover] "SMART FOR SCHOOL AND PLAY" Admiring glances fall their way When they look smart for school and play Those smooth, expensive looking clothes Are Penmans sweaters, socks ...
      [Cover] Trade Mark Pen Angle Penmans - Warranteed High Grade Knit Goods ...
  • Penmans Imported Help Fares paid in 1910
        This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1910. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - in England and throughout Canada and assisted them in immigrating to Canada in order to work in the Penmans clothing ...
      This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant ...
  • Penmans Imported Help Fares paid in 1910, book 2
        This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1910. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - in England and throughout Canada and assisted them in immigrating to Canada in order to work in the Penmans clothing ...
      This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant ...
  • Penmans Imported Help Book No. 1, 1912-13
        This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant workers in 1912-13. For much of the early 20th century, Penmans actively solicited workers - primarily women - in England and throughout Canada and assisted them in immigrating to Canada in order to work in the Penmans clothing ...
      This book documents the immigration costs for some of Penmans Limited's immigrant ...
  • Penmans Benefit Society Minutes Book, 1911 - 1919
        This minute book documents the meeting of the Penmans Limited Benefit Society, a worker-operated benefit society which provided for the medical expenses of its members. It was operated by employees of the Penmans Limited clothing company's mills, and provided for employees of the Penmans and Watson's mills in Paris and ...
      This minute book documents the meeting of the Penmans Limited Benefit Society, ...
  • Strike Against Penmans, Paris, 1949
        This 1981 book by Donald A. Smith documents the Penmans strike of 1949. He devotes several chapters to the historical context of the strike, and draws extensively on the personal recollections of individuals involved on both sides of the strike. The Penmans strike was a major event in the history ...
      This 1981 book by Donald A. Smith documents the Penmans strike of ...
  • Paris High School, 1929 - 1951
        This 1974 book provides a very personal history of Paris High School. Author Donald A. Smith was a teacher and a principal there, and this memoir covers the years from 1929 - 1951 when he was most active there. He discusses his memories of the school and the many changes ...
      This 1974 book provides a very personal history of Paris High School. ...
  • Hiram Capron's Account Book and Division of Hollow Ware
        This ledger, or account book, was created by Hiram Capron when he was operating his iron furnace in Canada, covering the period from 1825-1826. He documents his income, expenditures and general business in operating the furnace in addition to other notes of interest to him. While the primary matter of ...
      This ledger, or account book, was created by Hiram Capron when he ...
  • Hiram Capron Account Book, 1828-1831
        This account book, or ledger, documents all of Capron’s business during this early period. The bulk of the book contains the names of individuals to whom Capron had paid money or goods for services, or lent money and lists of their transactions with him. This provides a detailed account of ...
      This account book, or ledger, documents all of Capron’s business during this ...
  • Hiram Capron or Norman Hamilton Miniature Account Book, 1866-68
        This diminutive account book contains lists of transactions running approximately from 1866 to 1868. The inside of the back cover contains some unrelated miscellaneous information, such as George Washington's dates of birth and death. The creator is not definitively known. The label on the front proposes that Norman Hamilton may ...
      This diminutive account book contains lists of transactions running approximately from 1866 ...
  • Unbound Hiram Capron Ledger, 1832-1859
        This ledger documents much of Capron's business from the 1830s to as late as the 1860s, organized by name and date. It includes an index at the beginning with the names of the people with whom he did business. It also includes a list of Capron's "bad debts," and lists ...
      This ledger documents much of Capron's business from the 1830s to as ...
  • Paris Junction, Paris Station (1848 - 1900): "The Hey Day of The Steam Era"
        This 2000 book by Robert Hasler documents the history of the Paris Junction of Paris, Ontario. This was a busy part of town in the 19th century, home to a large number of thriving businesses which depended on the two railroad lines which intersected there. Hasler documents the origins of ...
      This 2000 book by Robert Hasler documents the history of the Paris ...
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