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A Case of Considerable interest: Treasures from the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection 
Collection    An exhibition celebrating the 35th anniversary of the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection at the Toronto Public Library. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is best known for his detective stories about Sherlock Holmes, but he was also the author of many other works and one of the best known public...
Mary Williams Trout: Diaries of a Small Town Lady 
Collection    What was life like in Grey County at the turn of the 20th century? Find out from someone who was there. This collection of 26 diaries, spanning from 1867 to 1920, was written by Mary Williams Trout, a school teacher turned housewife from Meaford.
John Galt's Works 
Collection    John Galt (1779 - 1839) was born in Irvine, Scotland, and died at Greenock. He was the author of over 80 books, but is best known for his initiative in forming "The Canada Company" who purchased crown land in Ontario, Canada (then called Upper Canada) and sold it to settlers. Galt was the first...
Manuscript Fragments 
Collection    Collection of 190 pieces of vellum in Greek and Latin illustrating the history and development of handwriting from the 4th century until the end of the Middle Ages. Items 1-21 (which are Coptic in origin) illustrate the development of uncial writing from the beginning up to its decline in Egypt in...
A Lifetime -- Day by Day, Five Women and Their Diaries 
Collection    This online exhibition provides important insights into the every day lives of early Ontario pioneers. When we read about these women's day to day experiences, the roles they played and the tasks they performed, we have a window into the society in which they lived.
My Ain Folk 
Text  c.1950  Cover art and title of Agnes Campbell Macphail's family history book, "My Ain Folk". This is the front cover of the duotang-bound typescript.
Women Pioneers of Proton Part 1 
Text  1982  The first part of a multiple-part article written by Agnes Macphail about her family history in Proton, Ontario Page 10 WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7,1982 Women Pioneers of Proton [By Agnes Campbell Macphail reprinted in The Dundalk Herald, Dec. 1920 and January 1921, from the Farmers Sun] All my life I...
Women Pioneers of Proton Part III 
Text  1982  The third and final part of a series of articles written by Agnes Macphail about her pioneer ancestors Page 12 Wednesday, April 21, 1982 Women Pioneers of Proton By Agnes Campbell Macphail reprinted in the Dundalk Herald Dec. 1920 and January 1921 from the Farmers Sun. (Continued from last...
Junior High School Entrance Exam Writing 
ImageText    This is a copy of Dr. George C.R. Hall's Junior High School Entrance Exam for Writing in 1915. A digital copy of this photo was provided by Marylou Hall as part of a presentation on her family.
Youth hopes to score in the PM's shoes 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 16 Aug 2000, Section North - C, p. 2  2000 As Prime Minister Awards Includes photograph
Writing your own memoirs 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 31 Jan 2001, Section Malton - C, p. 2 
Woodlands student wins library writing contest 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 27 Jan 2002, Section NW,E, p. 4  Annual Writing Contest Includes photograph
Dave goes Hollywood 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 3 Jan 2002, p. 19  Includes photograph
This teen writer a double winner 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 20 Dec 2001, Section SW - B, p. 10  Includes photograph
Essay winners 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 17 Oct 2003, Section North, p. 5 
Author pens first novel 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 18 Feb 2004, Section NW,W, p. 14  Includes photograph; Sweet Melody (Book title)
Fiction first has author looking back 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 4 Feb 2005, Section N,NW,SW,W, p. 26  Includes photograph; Triptych Fini (Book title)
Young activists write in bid to earn freedom 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 26 Feb 2005, Section N,NW,SW,W,E, 1, 5  Includes photographs
Poet caught by surprise after winning contest 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 9 Nov 2005, Section N,NW,SW,W,E - C, p. 4  Includes photograph
Writer hosts romance workshop 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 3 Mar 2006, Section NW,W, p. 19  Includes photograph
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