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Catalog Number 2007.47.1
Object Name Ledger
Scope & Content Brown cloth and leather ledger, with handwritten minutes of the Orillia Lacrosse Club. Includes J.P. Henderson, Geo. Thomson, J.B. Tudhope, W.S. Frost, E.A. Doolittle, M.B. Tudhope, W.J. Stephenson W.H.S. Peard, R. Frost, A. Carss. Minutes for 1894 are written in M.B. Tudhope's handwriting. Refers to matches, tickets, uniform excursions, games, and business matters.
Season of 1895: Geo. Thomson, R.H. Jupp, Jno Kennedy, S.D. McPhee, E.A. Doolittle, M.B. Tudhope, Jno Curran, E.R. Robbins, F. McPherson, and R. Went. Season of 1896: G.E. Thomson, R.H. Jupp, S.D. McPhee, E.R. Robbins, W.H.S. Peard, Wm. J. Dunn, R. Went, John Beau, J.E.G. Curran, E.A. Doolittle. Season of 1898: Motion to name Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Shefford and Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Haywood patrons for 1898. Dr. W. C. Gilchrist, E.R. Robbins, Dr. S.D. McPhee, J.B. Henderson, Boulton R. Kean, W.J. Dunn, J.C. Miller, Thos. Thomson, D. O'Connor, Fred Grant, Dr. J.C. Moore, M.Y. Yates. Season of 1899: Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Shepherd as Patrons, J.B. Tudhope, Dr. Gilchrist, T. Heywood, S.D. McPhee, J.B. Henderson, Wm. Tudhope Jr., M.J. B. Yeats, B. R. Kean, R. Watson, D. O.' Connor, Ed. Dunn, J.C. Millar, J.E.G. Curran.
Supplies purchased from W.O. Black, Jno. Northway, B. Yeats, Cashman & Perry, F. Hussey, J.R. Eaton, R.O.Smith, J.J. Smith, NewsLetter printing, Geo. E. Smeaton, C. Boyd, J. W. Robbins.
Season of 1901: Joseph McKay, R.H. Jupp, J.B. Tudhope, M.B. Tudhope, J.E.G. Curran, Michawel O' Connor, James Quinn, Rudolph Aarens, W. Rose, Ed. Hinds. Season of 1903: (honorary members) Jno. McCash, Geo. Rapley, Geo. Grant, M.P., (Players: Hugh R. Tudhope, Chas. B. Janes, J.P. Hinds, J.E.G. Curran, Bert H. Hatley, J.C. Miller, Dr. J.C. Moore, Albert Kerr.

Final segment of writing in book is a partial diary of J.E.G. Curran from March 17, 1924 to May 24, 1924. Includes curling with Lionel Hinds against J.C. Wallace, later in the day a 6-end championship for the William Thomson cup. Discusses weather and getting the car ready for spring. Played cards at Thos. Thomson's, attended Opera House, referenc eto buying nad selling shares, R. Smith overhauled engine in car, picnic at Bass Lake with the family. May 1, 1924 " Dumbells here." Lenore Gibbons married Jack Scott on April 19th, 1924.
Search Terms Lacrosse
Orillia Lacrosse Club
Subjects Sports
Sports equipment
Sporting goods
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact