Salem, Yarmouth NS archival package

Included in this package: 

1- Newspaper notice regarding the repairs made to the trotting park and giving the date of its re-opening for the season. Source: unknown newspaper of unknown publication date.

 

2- Inventory Site Form for a house at 196 Argyle Street, assumed to be one of the worker’s residences used by the Kinney-Haley Company in Salem. Features black and white photo of house. Source: Janet L. Muise, Nova Scotia Department of Tourism and Culture, 1991.

 

3- Inventory Site Form for a house at 194 Argyle Street, assumed to be one of the worker’s residences used by the Kinney-Haley Company in Salem. Features black and white photo of house. Source: Janet L. Muise, Nova Scotia Department of Tourism and Culture, 1991.

 

4- Inventory Site Form for a house at 166 Argyle Street, assumed to be one of the houses constructed and used by the Kinney-Haley Company in Salem. Speculation that John Haley lived at this house. Features black and white photo of house. Source: Janet L. Muise, Nova Scotia Department of Tourism and Culture, 1991.

 

5- Black and white photograph of Miss E.R. Phillips standing next to the wall of the Salem Schoolhouse in 1904. Source unknown.

 

6- Signatures of John H. and Alvin Haley. Source and date unknown.

 

7- Inventory Site Form for a house at 199 Argyle Street, assumed to be to the Kinney-Haley Company in Salem. Features black and white photo of house. Source: Janet L. Muise, Nova Scotia Department of Tourism and Culture, 1991.

 

8- Black and white photograph of a large mansion. Unknown source and date.

 

9- Inventory Site Form for a house at 190 Argyle Street, built by the Kinney-Haley Company in Salem. Residence of John Haley. Features black and white photo of house. Source: Janet L. Muise, Nova Scotia Department of Tourism and Culture, 1991.

 

10- Black and white photograph of a large wooden Victorian style home and surrounding yard. Two figures in Victorian era formal attire can be seen near the front. Source and date unknown.

 

11- Black and white photo of logs being unloaded from a ship by crane into an early 20th century truck. Source and date unknown.

 

12- Signature of John H. Haley. Source and date unknown.

 

13- Three black and white photographs of Salem houses with accompanying historical details. Source and date unknown.

 

14- Brief description of the history of the Kinney-Haley Company in Salem and biography, with sources, of James Kinney.

 

15- Black and white photograph of the Lewis Blanchard Allen home and surrounding area with structures. Source and date unknown.

 

16- Reproduction of an advertisement for Yarmouth County Museum and Archives exhibit, ‘Salem A to Z’

 

17- Black and white photographs of the exterior of the Salem school house and of the class and teacher against one of the outside walls. September 7, 1904. Source unknown.

 

18- Black and white photograph of Salem school house. Source and date unknown.

 

19- Reproduction of part of the ‘Salem A to Z’ exhibit held at the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives. One detail concerning Salem associated with each letter of the Alphabet.

 

20- Black and White photograph and brief details of the Lewis Blanchard Allen house.

 

Salem, Yarmouth NS archival package

C$20.00Price
  • All material found in these packages is owned by the Yarmouth County Historical Society and is housed at the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives (22 Collins Street, Yarmouth, NS). Credit must be given to, Yarmouth County Archives. 

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