Our collection includes many historical records

Maps: 1853 Ayr, 1858 Ayr; 1861 Waterloo County; 1867 Galt; Haldimand Tract.

Municipal Records: 1852 North Dumfries minutes

Text References: Our Todays and Yesterdays, History of Galt and the Settlement of Dumfries, History of the Grand River, Reminscences of the Early Settlers.

Group Histories:  Dolman Lodge (Ayr IOOF), Central Dumfries Farmer's Club, Women's Institutes (Central Dumfries, Scott-Clyde's, Laura Rose), International Plowing Matches, Ayr Horticultural Club, Grace United Church, Waterloo 4-H, Waterloo Junior Farmers. 

Family Histories: Fried, Dryden, Brodhaecker, Scott, Hall, Rife, Sage, Barrie, Rickert, Schiedel, Oliver, Wilson, Linton, Taylor. 

Photo Records: Post card collection of Ayr and North Dumfries.