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Item ID# A979.014.002
Title Business and family correspondence between R.E. Moore and W. Vandusen
Object Name Correspondence
Dates of Creation January - April 1887
[one letter is dated Jan. 7. 1886, but may have been written in 1887]
Creator Moore, Robert Everard
Description This folder consists of 28 letters containing business and family correspondence from R.E. Moore in Lion's Head to W. Vandusen in Tara

Item / Topics List:

Jan. 7, 1886 [written in 1887?]: written on back of an price list for Jos. Steiner & Bros. Raw Furs, re: business, grandma mentioned, subscription to Sir John Bannerman, family shopping.

Jan. 10, 1887: Business Canada Post Card

Jan. 12, 1887: Business and severe storm

Jan. 21, 1887: Business

Jan. 22, 1887: Business; mentions Frank Stuart, Walter Scott, and that Moore became president of local Conservation Association.

Jan. 24, 1987: Business and family news

Jan. 26, 1887: Business on "A.J. Kyle Hardware Merchant, Wiarton" letterhead.

Jan. 28, 1887: Business and family news, written on back of W.E. Sanford & Co. Hamilton advertisement.

Jan. 31, 1887: Business, written on back of advertisement for Hamilton Winter Carnival, Lucas Park & Co. Grocer.

Feb. 2, 1887: Business, written on back of form letter from Eckardt, Kyle & Co., Importers and Wholesale Grocers, Toronto.

Feb. 4, 1887: Business, family news, written on back of Statement from Redfern & LePan (Owen Sound)

Feb. 23, 1887: Business and some local politics

Feb. 24, 1887: Business, family news, political news, storm, written on back of letterhead of "R.N.C Connal agent for The Shotts Iron Co.", Montreal.

Mar. 7, 1887: Business, family news, storm, mention of Thomas Foster

Mar. 11, 1887: Business and family news, written on back of form letter from T.W. Walker agent for Rathburn Co. Toronto.

Mar. 11 and 14, 1887: Business, rafting gang, reference to Corrigan

Mar. 18, 1887: Business, property, family news, written on back of form letter of Sidney Shepard & Co., Buffalo N.Y.

Mar. 21, 1887: Notes about property (Duke lots), mentions Frank Stuart

Mar. 23, 1887: Business and family news, written on back of form letter from Bradstreet Mercantile Agency, Broadway N.Y.

Apr. 6, 1887: Property and business (timber seizure)

Apr. 11, 1887: Business, written on back of statement from John B. Laing & Co., London

Apr. 15, 1887: Farm news, business news, family news

Apr. 18, 1887: Business, family news

Apr. 22, 1887: family news, business (shingles and timber order)

Monday, n.d.: business news, written on the back of F.E. Dixon & Co. statement (Toronto)

n.d.: Page 2 of letter re: business, written on back of S.H. Pococl & Co., Hamilton form letter.

n.d. Tuesday, 8 a.m.: Canada Post Card, business

n.d. Wednesday 11 a.m.: Canada Post Card, business

Jan. and Mar. 1887 envelopes.
Collection Vandusen, Whitford fonds
Physical Description 28 letters
Subjects Business
Family history
Hardware stores
People Foster, Thomas
Kyle, A.J.
Moore, R.E. (Robert Everard)
Scott, Walter
Stuart, Frank W.
Vandusen, C.R.
Vandusen, Lillian
Vandusen, Whitford (1839-1927)
Place Lion's Head
Tara
Wiarton
Level of Description Folder