Manitoba Historical Society:
Balance on hand
Provincial Govt. Grant
Members’ Fees and Lib. subscriptions
Publications and Materials sold
Rent of Hall
Profit on Exhibition
Insur., Freight and Postage
Printing, Publishing and Advertising
Furniture and Museum
Newsp B and Mag. (½ year)
Fuel, Light and Caretaking
Balance on hand
Exhibition Account. - Receipts
Prov. Got. Grant
Material disposed of
Light and Fuel
Caretaker and Work
Tents and flags
Printing and Advertising
Telegrams, Stationery and Postage
Gratuities to Police and Firemen
Balance on hand
Library Account - Receipts
Balance on hand
Northwest and Arctic Books
History, Biography and Travels
Franklin Square and Seaside
Balance on hand
On motion of Prof. Hart the question of paying the secretary a bonus of $209 in addition to his salary of $600, was referred to the favorable consideration of the executive council, after their having considered the condition of the society financially.
On motion of Mr. A. H. Whitcher, seconded by Prof. Hart, Mr. J. B. McKilligan was reappointed auditor.
The election of fifteen members to constitute the executive council was proceeded with, Messrs. Martin, Weymss, Goodridge and Greenfield, acting as scrutineers. The result was that the following were chosen: Rev. Dr. Bryce, Messrs. Wm. Clark, R. E. W. Goodridge, Ald. Ryan, J. B. McKilligan, Ald. Pearson, W. H. Hughan, C. N. Bell, Ald. Carruthers, Alex. McArthur, A. H. Whitcher, Rev. Prof. Hart, Capt. F. Gautier, Hon. A. A. LaRiviere and Rev. Canon Matheson.
The election of officers was then held, with the following results:
President, Rev. Dr. Bryce; first vice-president, Mr. A. H. Whitcher; Second vice-president, Rev. Prof. Hart; corresponding secretary, Mr. C. N. Bell; treasurers, Mr. R. E. W. Goodridge; recording secretary, Mr. W. H. Hughan.
After some discussion on the subject of fees the meeting adjourned.
City and Provincial Newspapers
Winnipeg Daily Sun.
Winnipeg Daily Times.
Winnipeg Daily Free Press.
Winnipeg Weekly Free Press.
Winnipeg Weekly Siftings.
St. Boniface Le Manitoba.
Canadian Pacific Register.
Post Office Guide.
Pilot Mound Signal.
Rat Portage Progress.
Manitoba Liberal, Portage la Prairie.
The Emerson International.
The Brandon Sun.
The Minnedosa Tribune.
Fort McLeod Gazette.
Moose Jaw News.
Manitoba News, Morden.
The Nor’-Wester, Calgary.
The Weekly Tribune-Review, Portage la Prairie.
The Manitou Mercury.
Winnipeg and Northwest Donations
Duncan MacArthur, Mass of Lightning Conglomerated Brick and Mortar; C. J. Brydges, two Mastodon Fossils; La Touche Tupper, two Shoe Buckles, Selkirk Expedition; Rupertsland Diocese, Synod Report; R. H. Hunter, Handbook of Archaeology; R. L. Richardson, Report of British Association Visit; Capt. H. H. Swinford, Piece of Fire-Proof Rock; Herbert Swinford, California Travel Curiosities; R. H. Spedding, The Manitou Mercury; Daniel Carey, Ancient City of York, 3 vols.
“The Nor’ Wester,” as published; “Canada Royal Templar,” No. 1; John Nicholson, British Columbia, three Garnets; T. A. Bernier, University Act of Parliament, do. Calendar 1883. Provincial Government, Manitoba Municipal Act 1884, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 Crop Bulletin, No. 6 Crop Bulletin, No. 7 Crop Bulletin, No. 8 Crop Bulletin; The Manual of Acts and Orders-in-Council; 2, Statutes Manitoba, 1883; Vol. 1 Public G. Acts; Liverpool Geological Association, a C., British Columbia Gold Mines; Ex-Sheriff Richard, Execution Rope Knot; Mr. Fullerton, Large Othoceratite Fossil; R. E. W. Goodridge, two Fossils; Mr. Harstone, C. P. R Register; Synod Acts and Proceedings, Rev. Dr. Bryce, and No. 6 Crop Bulletin, “Our Indians,” George A. Bayne, two Pieces Meteoric Stone, Specimen Incipient Coal; Joseph Greenfield, Horn Coral, Musquito Hawk, White Moth; “Carpentery,” “Steam Engine,” “Mechanism;” H. A. Strong, Interior of Fort Garry, Photographic Mosaics 1884; Wilson Irwin, American Authors, do Eminent Women; Thos. W. Taylor, Ten Years in Manitoba; R. J. N. Pither, (Fort Frances) 1 Indian Scraper, 6 Pieces Pottery, 3 Arrow Heads; A. H. Whitcher, Report Fisheries 1883; W. A. Ducker, D.L.S., Inoceramus; Rev. C. B. Pitblado, “The Christian Sabbath;” Rev. A. A. Cameron, “Our Church Policy;” Ex-Ald. Monkman, Gypsum Specimens; S. A. Rowbotham, B.C. Information for Emigrants, Resources B.C.; Jacob Smith, Indian Birch Bark Letter and Manuscript; E. J. Russel (Rush Lake), 3 Lizards, 1 Garter Snake; Messrs. McPhillips, Bros., Large Winnipeg Map Mounted, 1 do Sections in Paper), 1 outline Ward Map Mounted, 1 Small Map (reduced from 2nd Edition); Dr. Haydon, 150 Botanical Specimens; W. Goodridge (J. P. Springfield), Prize List of Agriculture, Voters’ List for Municipality; Lindsay & Garrett, Winnipeg College Journal; William Bettye, per Hon. A. G. B. Bannatyne, 39 Coins; J. H. Rowan, C.E., Index and Maps to Capt. Palliser’s Reports, 1965; Ernest E. T. Seton (Carberry), Botanical Specimens, Natural History do., Sixteen Old Engravings; Mayor Logan and Council, 6 Copies British Association Souvenir; J. F. Galbraith (Morden), Manitoba News, as published;
C. N. Bell, Iron Ore Specimen from Maple Creek, Our Northern Waters; North American Ontario Boundaries Map, “Free Mason” 17 Nos., Ontario Palaeontology 1874, do 1875, Four French Maps, Societe de Geographic for July, August and September, Stock Growers’ Journal; Capt. T. Scott, M. P., Reports—Railways and Canals 1883, Trade and Navigation 1883, Sessional Papers C.P.R. 1883-4, Report Department Indian Affairs 1883, do. Secretary of State 1883, do. Penitentiaries 1883, do. Arrangements with British Columbia’s Militia Defence 1883, Public Accounts 1883; Lieut.-Governor Aikin, Geological and Maps 1880-81-82, G. & W. M. S. of Canada, Report of Progress 1879-80 and Maps to Accompany Same; A. McArthur, Esq., 12 Electoral Division Lists of Voters Co. Selkirk 1872; W. A. Henderson (on Loan), Sylvia; A. W. Ross, Esq., 2 copies speech C. P. R. Loan and Canadian Northwest; James E. Steen, “The Commercial” as published; Capt. Lewis, Champlain and St. Lawrence Railroad Scrip; W. J. Graham, M.D., Swain’s Queen Charlotte Islands, Gold and other Miners B.C.; J. Hoyes Panton, M.A., Selkirk Stony Records, 2 Stony Mountain Fossils, Glacial Action Stone, Medicine Hat Coal Specimen, Fragment of the Carapace of Extinct Land Turtle, Cretaceous Deposit Irvine Ravine; Mr. A. McCharles, 1 Coral Fossil, 2 Selkirk do., 13 do. do; F. Fletcher, 1 Great Ammonite, 1 smaller do., Latina Bianchiates & Cretaceous Fossils; J. B. Peebles, Indian Birch Letter; Arthur Stenhouse, Silver Tree Leaves; J. F. Latimer, 4 Mineral Specimens; James Henderson, Winnipeg Directory 1884; Gazette and Directory 1883; A. H. Whitcher, Mining Regulations 1884.
The Montreal Times; Natural History Society, Montreal, Vol. 1, No. 1; Dawson Bros.. Montreal, Handbook Dominion of Canada 2; Natural History Museum: Montreal, The Canadian Record of Science Vol. 1 Ne. 1; Dr. Dawson, Petrified Moss; Toronto Canadian Institute Proceedings F. A.. S. Ciculus 1 Vol. No. 2 do,; Proceedings F. A. S. Ciculus 3 Vol, 2; Toronto - Allan McDougall, “James & McDougall on C. P. R;” Marine and Fisheries Department, Report Transit of Venus observations; Meterological Service of Canada, Monthly Weather Review; Royal Society of Canada, Proceedings and Transactions Vol. 1; Province of Ontario-Annual Report of Agriculture and Acts for 1872, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9; 1880, 1, 2,’ 9 volumes. Palaeontology of 1874, 1875, Board of Health Report 1873; Provincial Government, Ontario Agricultural Commission 1881, de. Appendix B. Dominion Government, Census of Canada 1880-81, Vol. 2; Minister of Agriculture, Report of Canadian Archives; Library of Parliament, 6 vols. Sessional Papers, 5 vols., do. vol. 17 vol. 18; Appendix to . the Journal; ‘Ottawa Field Naturalists’ Club, Transactions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; Halifax Institute of Natural Science, Proceedings Part 1 vol. in. 1882-83; Rev. A. E. MgD, Ottawa, Zenobia, Northwest Territories and B. Columbia. Toronto-H. H. Browne, Sitting Bull’s Tobacco Bag; Nova Scotia Dalhousie University, Inaugural Address. British Columbia Government, Exploration Queen Charlotte Islands, Daily British Colonist, Geo. Sur. and Natural History, Francis’ Journal of Commerce B. C. Edition, List of Publications, Descriptive Sketch Physical Geography, Vocabularies Indian Tribes, 2 Geological Maps, East and West; Hon. Alex. Morris, A. M., D. C. L, Canada and Her Resources, Treaties of Canada with Indians of Manitoba, Nova Brittania &c.; Ontario-Library of Legislators Assembly, Annual Report Agriculture and Arts Vol. 1; do. Vol. 2; Quebec’s “Geographical Society, Transactions vol. 1, No. 3, 1882-3-4; Hamilton Association, Part 1 Vol. 1 Journal of Proceedings.
Report Public Libraries Newcastle on Tyne; Alexander Begg, 50 copies The “Colonies and India;” John Cameron Grant, Prairie Lectures, Lilith and other Poems; Dr. Bernardo, The King’s Business Requireth Haste; Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, Annual Report; Royal Colonial Institute, Proceedings vol. 15, 1883-4; Philosophical Society of Glasgow, Proceedings 1883-84; The Machinery Market and Foreign Supplement, London; J. C. Thompson, Woodstock Waverly Road, Liverpool England, Laws Liverpool Microscopical Society, Catalogue slides in Cabinets and Books in Library, 15th Annual Report; Rev. E. Hill, F. G. S., St. John’s College, Cambridge, Baily’s Palaeozoic- Characteristic British Fossils.
United States Government
Distribution and consumption of Wheat; Agricultural Report 1888; Bureau of Education, Five Circulars, Exhibition do., Shorthand do., Illiteracy do., Report of Commissioner of Education 1882-82; War Department, Means of Transportation, etc.; Treasury Department, Finance Report 1883, do. 1884; Geological Survey, Act ix. North American Invertebrate Palaeontology, Progress Reports 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, Mineral Resources of the United States; Department of Agriculture, No. 6 Area Grain, No. 7, Timber Land and Forest Trees, Yield of Crops No. 13; Engineer-in-Chief Department, 67 charts Northern and Northwestern Lakes. Department of Interior, 10th Census Vol. 5 Part 1 do. Vol. 7, do. Vol. 8, do. Vol. 6 Part 2; Chief Signal Office, Professional Papers, No. XIV. do do Charts Storm Frequency; Smithsonian Institution, S. J. Report 1882, 2 American Philosophical Society; 1 Sociedan Cientifica Argentina; Bureau of Ethnology, Annual Report 1880-81.
Harvard University, No. 4 Bulletin Vol. III, No. 28, or Vol. III No. 5, Nos. 24 to 29, 1883 to 1884 No. 30, or Vol. IV. No. 1; Wisconsin Historical Society, The Charter, Revised Statutes 1884; Wisconsin State Historical Society, Constitution and By-Laws; American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Proceedings No. 114 Vol. 21, do. Vol. 21 No. 116 1884; Register of Published Papers; American Museum of Natural History, New York, Complete set of Publications, Bulletins 1 to 4 do. No. 5, 11 Annual Reports, Annual Report 1884; American Institute of Mining Engineers, Transactions March 10 84; 12 Papers; Chicago Meeting, 5 Papers; 14 July, 18 Papers; Aug. 16, 7 Papers; September 16, 6 Papers; 27 Oct., 6 Papers; December, 15 Papers; San Francisco, “The West Shore;” Cincinnati-Robert Clark & Co., Catalogues Pruate Libraries; Albany University State Library, Hall’s Palaeontology 6 Vols., Pacific Ocean R. Route 4 Vols.; New York, Journal of the Association of Engineering Societies Jan. 1885; Illinois State Museum of Natural History, Crustacea and Crinoids; Engineers Club of Philadelphia, Proceedings No. 5 Vol. III, No. 1 Vol. IIII, No. 2 Vol. IIII, Proceedings Vol. IV No. 3, Supplement do., List of Members 1883; Massachusetts Historical Society, Proceedings Vol. xx 1882, 1883; Hon. S. A. Green, M. D., Boston, six. Volumes; Worcester Society of Antiquity, Proceedings No. 20 1883, Mastodon Discovery; Minnesota Academy of Natural Sciences, Bulletin; Historical Society, Biennial Report 1885, Boston, Athenaeum, Oration on Lee; Boston, Rev. C. D. Bradlee, History of Ordination, also of 13th anniversary; Library Co. Philadelphia, Bulletin July 84, do. January 1875; St. Louis Academy of Science Transactions No. 3 Vol. 4; Essex Institute Salem, Bulletin Nos. 1, 2, 3 Vol. 15, do. Vol. 15 Nos. 7, 8, 9, do Vol. 16, Nos. 4, 5, 6 and 7 to 12; Swedenberg Society, New York, 20 vols., Swedenborg’s Theological Works.
Meitheilunger des Ornithologischin Vereines Wein Nos. 1 to 25.
Annuaire De La Societe D’Ethnographie for 1881-83; Do Societe Americaine 1881; Societe de Geographic, Bulletin No.1 April 1884, Premiere Annee, Forme 1; Argentina Republica, Buenos Airies, Official Review 1883, Boletin Lomo vi. Eartoga 1 a, Acts 3 Vols., Boletin 4 Vols., La Cuestion Religious by Dr. Wilde, Boletin Lomo Entrega 4 a.
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