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Photo: Alexander MacDonell's stone building [and farm], 1903
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Alexander MacDonell's stone building [and farm], 1903
Marsden Kemp
Black and white print
Reference Code: C 130-1-0-25-5
Archives of Ontario, I0013124


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This list contains a sample of published sources from the Archives of Ontario Library. For a more complete listing search the library online catalogue, BiBLion, or consult the card catalogue. These sources may also be available at other libraries.

  • Landon, Fred. The 1860's - a Period of Transition in Upper Canada Agriculture. London: University of Western Ontario,1937.
  • 4-H: the inside story. Issued by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food,1985.
  • Epp, Henry. Agriculture in Southern Ontario, 1972.
  • Photo: Farm workers with their harvest, 1915
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    Farm workers with their harvest, 1915
    Ministry of Agriculture and Food
    Rueben R. Sallows
    Format: Black and white print
    Reference Code: RG 16-276-10 2492
    Archives of Ontario, I0016115

  • A boy farm learner's life in Ontario, Canada : letters to his mother in England. Govt. of Ontario, 1926.
  • Emigration to the province of Ontario, Canada. Canada, Dept. of Agriculture, 1872.
  • Carroll, Jock. The farm / photographs by Reuben Sallows and John De Visser. Toronto : Methuen, 1985.
  • Farming in Ontario Ontario. Dept. of Agriculture, [1924?].
  • Hopkin, J. Castells. Historical sketch of the Ontario Department of Agriculture, 1912.
  • Reaman, George. A history of agriculture in Ontario. Toronto: Saunders.1970.
  • Jones, Robert Leslie. History of agriculture in Ontario, 1613-1880. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.1946.
  • Burke, Mary Ann. Loss of prime agricultural land : the example of southern Ontario. Ottawa: Statistics Canada.1988.
  • Northern Ontario. Canada. Dept. of Agriculture, 1924.
  • Ontario agriculture in the sixties; a record of policies, programs and progress, Ontario. Dept. of Agriculture and Food, 1960-1970.
  • McInnis, R. Marvin. Perspectives on Ontario agriculture, 1815-1930. Gananoque, Ont.: Langdale, 1992.
  • Edwin C. Guillet. The pioneer farmer and backwoodsman. Toronto: Ontario Pub. Co., 1963.
  • Densmore, David. Seasons of change : sketches of life on the farm. Toronto: Summerhill Press., 1987.
  • Photo: Girl with carrot harvest, Clarkson, 1910
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    Girl with carrot harvest, Clarkson, 1910
    M. O. Hammond
    Black and white negative
    Reference Code: F 1075 H474
    Archives of Ontario, I0000984

  • Dodds, Philip F. The story of Ontario agricultural fairs and exhibitions, 1792-1967, and their contribution to the advancement of agriculture and betterment of community life. Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies. Picton, Ont.: Picton Gazette Pub. Co. 1967.
  • McCallum, John. Unequal beginnings : agriculture and economic development in Quebec and Ontario until 1870. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 1980.
  • Harrison, Prof. F.C., B.S.A. The weeds of Ontario. Ontario Agricultural College. 1900.
  • McGee, Molly , Women in rural life: the changing scene. Issued by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food. 1984.

Photo: MacDonell farm, [between 1898 and 1920]
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MacDonell farm, [between 1898 and 1920]
Marsden Kemp
Black and white print
Reference Code: C 130-1-0-25-6
Archives of Ontario, I0013147