Category Archives: Certificates & Other related Documents

Certificates, Awards, etc.

Canada Registration Board – Mrs. Alice (Arch) Keene

Canada registration Board…”This certificate must always be carried upon the person of the registrant.  This is to certify that Mrs. Alice (Arch) Keene (Mrs. Alice E. Keene) residing at Digby, N.S. was duly registered for the national purposes of Canada this 22nd day of June 1918.  C.W.Robbins, Deputy Registrar.”

Date: June 22, 1918

Accession Number: 2000.16.02

Location: Archival Closet; Archival box labelled “Misc. Records #4”.

Certificate – Charles A. Height

Canada Food Board certifies Charles A. Height of Little River, N.S. a license of Retail Butchers to Deal Retail in Meats, Produce, Flour & Feed, also Fruit & Vegetables at Little River, N.S. License to expire May 14, 1919. License No. 9-10374.

Also includes The Canada Gazette Extract regarding Regulations for the Food Controller.  Dated Saturday, November 17, 1917, and  a typed letter from the Canada Food Board, Ottawa.

Date: August 10, 1918

Accession Number: 1990.109.03a,b & c

Location: Archival Closet; Archival box labelled “Misc. Records #3”

Special Fishing License – W.W. Hayden & Fred Robinson

The Department of Marine and Fisheries; a Special Fishing License to W. W. Hayden & Fred Robinson, both residents of Digby for the sum of $5.00.  License was good for April 1, 1908 to March 31, 1909.  This license was for a brush weir for herring situated off  West Beach, Bayview, Digby County.

2 pages

Written across the top “Al Robertson, Inspector”

Dated: April 14, 1908

Accession Number: 1980.13.2a & b

Location: Archival Closet; Archival box labelled “Misc. Records #3”

Honorable Discharge from the Army – Clifford Joseph Saulnier

Honorable Discharge from the Army of the United States regarding Clifford Joseph Saulnier, 31222036, Private, Headquarters Company 3rd Battalion, 28th Infantry.  Clifford Joseph Saulnier was of Weymouth, Nova Scotia, Canada.  He was 44 1/2 years of age and was a woodsman.  He was inducted November 2, 1942 at Bangor, Maine.  Signed by Lester A. Webb, Colonel, 28th Infantry, at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri on March 19, 1943.

Date: March 19, 1943

Accession Number: 2007.13

Location: Archival Closet; Archival box labelled “Misc. Records #2”


Record of Birth – Herbert Ansley Marshall

A couple of a Record of Birth from the Province of Nova Scotia, on file in the office of the Registrar-General of Nova Scotia for Herbert Ansley Marshall; Date of Birth: April 30, 1891; Male; Place of Birth: Weymouth, Digby Co., N.S.; Date of Registration: August 13, 1946.

Date: August 13, 1946

Accession Number: 2008.45.5

Location: Archival Closet; Archival box labelled “Misc. Records #2”