Materials relating to teaching career plus other miscellaneous documents, 1930s-1950s (i.e. pertaining to teaching in Morganston, Frankford, and Napanee, Ontario); newspaper clippings; contracts and certificates; photographs (4); correspondence; greeting cards; Teachers’ College Peterborough 50th anniversary invitation (1903-1958); two pins inscribed “Federation of Women Teachers” and “Peterborough Normal School” (1938-1939); pamphlet titled “What They Eat to be Fit is Good for the Health of all Canadians”, n.d.
Materials relating to teaching career while at South Cramahe Public School. Includes class and staff photographs (4): Grade 8 class photo 1967; Grade 7-8 class 1969; Grade 8 1969-1970; images of teaching staff included; South Cramahe Public School yearbooks, 1968, 1971. Also letters and notes to the teacher, and newspaper clippings.
Letters received from Phyllis Pegg (nee Paul), 1946-1979 (Note: Phyllis and Ruth met in the late 1940s while teaching together in Napanee, Ontario and became life-long friends); also obituary for Phyllis’s husband Scott Pegg, 1985; wedding invitation to Phyllis’s son’s wedding, 1987
Kathryn Bellamy re Camp Merrywood, Perth, Ont.: speech given by Kathryn to Rotary Club, Colborne, Ontario re Camp Merrywood, ca. 1971; Camp Merrywood postcards (2); correspondence to Kathryn from Sue Willson, Camp Merrywood, 1971; Ontario Society for Crippled Children Camp Counsellors’ Manual, 1971; two Camp Merrywood Senior Boys [newsletters], 1970, 1971; album of photographs (ca. 90) pertaining to Camp Merrywood (1968-1969), Queen’s University Circle K Conference (1970s); Jack Miner’s Sanctuary, (1970s), etc.
Loose bundle on shelf: 5 scrapbooks of materials collected by Kathryn Bellamy: re interests and family, 1966-1967, 1967-1974, 1974-1975, 1975-1976, 1980-; items include newspaper clippings, greeting cards, tickets and programs for events, invitations Also, diplomas and certificates of Kathryn Bellamy, 1963-1974
Loose scrapbook in box: one blue scrapbook filled with greeting cards of congratulations sent to Ken and Ruth Bellamy on the birth of their daughter, Kathryn, born 11 June 1951; also, Christmas, birthday, and Valentine cards received by Kathryn until approximately 6 years old; also “Cradle Roll Certificate of the Salem Sunday School”, 1952 (Note: scrapbook is fragile and many items have become loose)
Kathryn Bellamy: scrapbook pertaining to participation in Colborne, Ontario Brownies and Girl Guides: includes glued or taped-in badges, bands, pins, test cards, handbooks, songs, etc., ca. 1960-1966; also copies of “Policy Organization and Rules 1962, Girl Guides of Canada,” and a 1975 “Girl Guides of Canada” date calendar