McEachern family fonds : [1839-1901]
- CA PCA Acc3192
- Microfilmed 1980, Photocopied 1984
This fonds consists of an exercise book belonging to John McEachern, a diary of the McEachern family for the period 1839 to 1901, and a McEachern genealogy written by John McEachern in 1866. The diary, which was started by John McEachern and con...
McEachern (Family), Rice Point (P.E.I.)
Murdock MacLeod fonds : [1831-1839; 1851]
- CA PCA Acc2727
- Copied 1974
This collection consists of four letters written to Murdock MacLeod. Three of the letters in this collection are from Murdock's wife Effy MacDonald and his friend John Campbell between 1832 and 1839. There is also an unsigned letter written...
Muster rolls for Loyalists granted land on St. John's Island, 1784
- CA PCA Acc2379
- Copied 1972 and 1978
This collection consists of copies of muster rolls and related papers for United Empire Loyalists from Shelburne, Nova Scotia, who were granted land on St. John's Island (Prince Edward Island) in 1784. Included are correspondence between gov...
Nova Scotia Archives
Rankin, Morrison family fonds
- CA PCA Acc2716
This fonds consists of eight letters written between members of the Rankin and Morrison families of Scotland and PEI. Neil, Coun Douly, and George are the three generations of Rankin family whose correspondence is documented in this fonds. Roder...
Selkirk Settlers 200th Anniversary collection
- CA PCA Acc4974
This collection consists records of the 200th anniversary celebration of the "Selkirk Settlers" sponsored by the Belfast Historical Society in August 2003. Material includes a copy of "Selkirk settlers : 200th anniversary commemora...
Belfast Historical Society
Sir James Montgomery fonds : [1780-1798]
- CA PCA Acc2870
- Photocopied 1976
The collection consists of correspondence to James Montgomery from a variety of individuals from London and PEI, including Thomas Desbrisay, Alex McPherson, Peter Stewart, Robert Gray, William and John Rae, and Robert Shuttleworth. These letters ...
The Irish presence in Prince Edward Island / by Florence (Hughes) Hydel
- CA PCA Acc4570
This paper is a brief overall account of the Irish immigration to Prince Edward Island from 1767 to 1850. It includes extracts on the names Hughes, Hayes and Mulholland from the Book of Ulster surnames. Florence (Hughes) Hydel was the author of th...
Hydel, Florence (Hughes)
The Maple Leaf
- CA PCA Acc2782
This fonds consists of original, photocopied, and microfilmed copies of issues of "The Maple Leaf" magazine dating from 1907 to 1947. Originally a monthly magazine, publication changed to a bi-monthly format in 1942. The magazine include...
Maple Leaf (Magazine)
Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk fonds
- CA PCA Acc2690
The fonds consists of six original letters written by Thomas Douglas to Reverend Angus McAulay, the Earl of Selkirk's representative in Prince Edward Island, in 1803. The first letter, dated in March of that year, was addressed from Dumfrie...
Selkirk, Thomas Douglas, Earl of
Thomas Halliday fonds : 1815-1818
- CA PCA Acc2900
- 1815-1818; Photocopied 1976
This fonds consists of three letters relating to Thomas Halliday and his emigration to Prince Edward Island. The first letter, dated 28 October 1815, from Thomas Halliday to the Earl of Selkirk relays the difficulties Halliday encountered upon ar...