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Item ID# A2004.002.005
Title Postcard album
Object Name Archival Series
Dates of Creation 1908 - 1930; predominant 1908 - 1911
Description Series 2 (Postcard correspondence) of the Thomas Vance family fonds consists of one postcard album containing 95 post cards addressed to the Vance family and collected by Leona (Vance) McLean-St. Clair.

The album includes holiday postcards for New Year's, Christmas, Thanksgiving, St. Patrick's Day, and Easter.

Two cards feature Bruce County images:
A2004.002.005 (54) - Street scene of Arkwright (b&w) - includes two homes and a church
A2004.002.005 (57) - Methodist Church, Arkwright

Other cards bear images from Roxbury, Mass.; Boston, Mass.; Knox Presbyterian Church, Owen Sound; Dwight Bay, Muskoka; Deer Lodge, Winnipeg; Bay of Islands, North Channel, Georgian Bay; Carnegie Library, Ottawa; S.S. Hamonic; Physics Laboratory and Convocation Hall, Toronto University; Str. Germanic, Georgian Bay; St. Michael's Catherdral, Toronto; Royal Victoria College, Montreal, Canada; Grace Church - Methodist - Ganaoque, Canada; Peninsular Lake near Huntsville, Canada; Three Sisters, Canadian Rockes, Alberta; Toronto University, Toronto; Second Baptist Church, Atlanta; Forresters Temple, Toronto; St. Johns Presbyterian Church and Methodist Church, Port Perry; and Rock Island, Quebec and Derby Line, Vt.
Provenance The military records of Thomas Vance were passed down through the Vance family until they arrived in the hands of Leona McLean-St. Clair (nee: Vance). Mrs. McLean-St. Clair gave these records to her niece, Cecille Lockrey, to donate to the Bruce County Museum and Archives.
Collection Thomas Vance family fonds
Physical Description 1 volume ; x 26 x 20 x 3.5 cm (95 postcards)

People Vance Family
Level of Description Series
Parent Object Vance family fonds