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   Richard Preston                               Vol. 4, 1955

   George Stanley                                Vol. 5, 1956 – Vol. 7, 1958

   H. Pearson Gundy                            Vol. 8, 1957 – Vol. 23, 1975

   William Angus                                   Vol. 24, 1976 – Vol. 34, 1986

   Donald A. Redmond                        Vol. 35, 1987 – Vol. 47, 1999

   Brian Osborne                                  Vol. 48, 2000

   Jane Errington & Brian Osborne    Vol. 49, 2001 – Vol. 50, 2002

   Jane Errington                                   Vol. 51, 2003 - Vol. 53, 2005

   Jane Errington & Brian Osborne     Vol. 54, 2006

   Paul Banfield                                     Vol. 55, 2007 – Vol. 57, 2009

   Hazel Fotheringham                         Vol. 58, 2010 – Vol. 61, 2013

   Duncan McDowell                            Vol. 62, 2014

   Marcus Létourneau                          Vol. 63, 2015 -


NOTE: the most recent Index published by the Kingston Historical Society (KHS) covers Volumes 45 to 54, years 1997 to 2006. In addition, there are four Indexes covering the previous volumes (1952-1996). Contact KHS to buy any issues still available at www.kingstonhistoricalsociety.ca (off-site link)

The following lists the covers, article titles and authors volume by volume. It can be searched by "find" on your toolbar.

VOL. 63            2015

VOL. 62            2014

·         Cover Images: ship painting (detail) by Peter Rindlisbacher; the Macdonald locket, coll. Library & Archives Canada

·         Face to Face - the Sculpting of John A. Macdonald by Ruth Abernethy

·         God Save the King?: The Evolution of Loyalty In the Limestone City, I8l9-1841 by Stephen Smith

·         Madeleine de Roybon D'Allone: A Female Protagonist in the Founding of Cataraqui? by Julie Caton

·         From "contemptible little guard" to "Ontario's Own": The History of the Fort Henry Guard, 1938 to 2013 by Steve Mecredy

·         Murney Tower and its Role in the Defence of Kingston: A Synopsis by Bob Garcia

·         Sir John A. Macdonald Graveside Memorial Service Address by Arthur Milnes

·         "Great Conveniences for Smuggling": The Carleton Island Raid, August 1821, and International Relations in the Wake of The War of 1812 by Walter Lewis

·         The Macdonald Locket: Love, Death and Domesticity In Upper Canada by Julia McArthur

·         They Walked to Work: The Captains lrwin, their Times and Neighbours at Kingston's Inner Harbour by Donna Ivey

VOL. 61            2013

·         Cover Images: Bruce Carruthers c1879, Harriet & Charles Kelly, industrial scene by Nan Yeomans in 1950

·         Sir John A. and the Heritage of Kingston by Peter Milliken

·         Major Bruce Carruthers: Father of Canadian Military Communications by David McCarey

·         British Home Children: A Canadian, Communal and Personal Story by John Fielding

·         The Geology of the Kingston Area by Mark Badham

·         "How did we get to Aberdeen Street?" Town and Gown Relations between Queen’s and Kingston, 1960s to l980s by Duncan McDowall

·         John A. Macdonald, the Bay of Quinte and Prince Edward County 1824-1835 by David Warrick

·         "Fair Fugitive": The Life and Legacy of Harriet Powel by Joanne Stanbridge

·         Mud, Mire and Inconvenience: Walking in Nineteenth-Century Kingston by Georgia Carley

·         When Coal Was King: The Nineteenth Century Kingston Water Works by Henk Wevers

VOL. 60            2012

·         Cover Images: Parish House of 1822 (now part of the Kingston Public Library, conjectural drawing & historic postcard while a convent), the Fallowfield Quilt c1820

·         “Treat Them as a Nation” Sir John A. & the French Fact in Canada by Graham Fraser

·         Kingston’s Wartime Shipbuilding Industry, 1939–1945: An Update by James Pritchard

·         The Heritage Quilt Collection by Alicia Boutilier

·         Unravelling the Histories of the Sir John Johnson House & the Parish House by Jennifer McKendry

·         The Many Lives of James Douglas, 1837 – 1918 by Herwart H. Helmstaedt

·         The End of Sir John A. Macdonald as a Symbol of Canada by Yves Y. Pelletier

·         The Story behind the Constantine Collection by Peter C. Ginn & Elizabeth Ginn Fyon

·         An Album of Images from the Constantine Collection by Alicia Boutilier

·         Municipal Mantras, Myths & Musing by C. Richard Tindal

·         The Kingston -- Cairo Connection: Adventures in Egypt by Mark Trumpour     

VOL. 59            2011

·         Cover Images: Kingston Penitentiary by Carl Schaefer in 1948, Kingston General Hospital Nurses’ Home (now the Museum of Health Care) in 1912

·         Sir John A.’s Women by Charlotte Gray

·         Reflections on René-Hippolyte Laforce and the British Campaign of 1759 by David More

·         Work Hard, Play Hard: The Making of a Nurse in Kingston, 1890–1970 by Paul Robertson

·         The War of 1812: A Wolfe Island Perspective by Barbara Wall-LaRocque

·         Portraits, Prizes and History by Julian Brown

·         John A. Macdonald & Naval Defence by William Glover

·         The Naval Monument in Navy Memorial Park by Hugh Segal

·         The Chancellor Richardson Memorial Fund: What Makes a Community by Brian S. Osborne

·         A Happy Partnership: The Chancellor Richardson Memorial Fund and the Agnes Etherington Art Centre by Dorothy M. Farr

·         1760 The Forgotten Year by Robert J. Andrews

·         Ready, Aye, Ready – At Last! The History of HMCS Cataraqui by Chris Varley


VOL. 58            2010

·          Cover Image: Kingston from City Hall 1869-1874

·          Sir John A.’s Lessons for the Liberal Party of Canada by Thomas S. Axworthy

·          History of the RCHA 1855 to 1938 by Mike Boese

·          “Agreeably surprised and more than pleased”: The Religious Hospitallers of St. Joseph, the Hotel Dieu Hospital, and Regiopolis College by Rodney G.S. Carter

·          The St Lawrence Seaway: 50 Years and Counting by D’Arcy Jenish

·          George Lilley’s Photographs and the Public Life of Water in Kingston by Jamie Linton

·          John A. Macdonald and Kingston Voters by Ged Martin

·          Why Wolfe Island Is in Canada by D’Arcy Jenish

·          “Energy, Shrewdness and Integrity”: Robert Drummond in Kingston, 1828 – 1834 by Bruce Cossar

·          Early Images of Kingston and Area from Local Archives by Paul Banfield et al.


VOL. 57           2009

  • Cover images: Beth Israel Synagogue, old (built 1910) and new (built 1961), and R.D. Cartwright House from Gore St.

·          John A.: The Man Who Made Us by Richard Gwyn

·          Robert Barrie and the Construction of the “Stone Frigate,” Kingston, Ontario: “But sailor I am bound for all weathers and what must be must” by Maurice D. Smith

·          The Origins of Beth Israel, Kingston's First Synagogue by Gordon Dueck

·          A Heritage Conservation District for Sydenham Ward by Carl Bray

·          Lord Stanley and Sir John A. Macdonald: A Long and Dear Friendship by John Jason Wilson & Kevin Shea

·          What Would Sir John Do? by Roy MacSkimming

·          A History of Ongwanada in Kingston and Region: Driven by a Dream by John Pereira &

·          Lisa Holmes

·          The Art Collecting Society of Kingston by Janet M. Brooke

·          Princess Street and the Automobile: 50 Years of Service by John Olson


VOL. 56        2008

  • Cover images: views of the John A. Macdonald Family Enclosure, Cataraqui Cemetery in 1994 and  in c1894 (stereo card by Strohmeyer & Wyman of New York)
  • John A’s Nose by H.V. Nelles 
  • A Glimpse into the Journal of First Lieutenant Charles Allan Parker by Robert J. Andrews
  • Looking into Kingston, Framing the “Seen/Scene,”. Focussing the Gaze: Some Reflections on the Kingston Portrait Collection by Brian S. Osborne
  • Lifting Time’s Veil: The Conservation of City Hall’s Portraits by Amanda Gray
  • Student Memories of Queen’s in the 1880s by Bruce Cossar
  • "We women found we could run a country": Kingston’s Factory Women at War, 1939-1945 by Geraint B. Osborne
  • "Beneath the green and flowery sod, beneath the waiving and weeping foliage": Sir John A. Macdonald & Cataraqui Cemetery by Jennifer McKendry
  • "An artist after all": Daniel Fowler in Canada by Dorothy M. Farr
  • Kingston as an Industrial Capital: A Case Study of the Morton’s Brewery & Maltings by Gillian and Tony Barlow
  • The Case of Henry Traill by David St. Onge 


VOL. 55          2007

  • Cover images: postcards of Market Square, Kingston, in the early 20th century, and speakers in 2006 (Mark Raymond, Bill Dalton & John Berry; Keith Johnson; Heather Home; John Abbott; Patricia Phenix; Sue Bazely; Maurice Smith; Paul Banfield; Desmond Morton; Donna Ivey; and Sean Conway)
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and Defence: A Few Unfamiliar Thoughts by Desmond Morton
  • Kingston Shipyards: an Overview History by Maurice D. Smith
  • John A. Macdonald's Forgotten Uncle: James Shaw, the Clark Sisters, and the Georgia Connection by J. Keith Johnson
  • Who Cares What's Under Market Square? The Archaeological Process in Ontario and Why We Dug Up Kingston's Market Place by Susan M. Bazely
  • Mackenzie King's Macdonald by Sean Conway
  • At The Core of the Matter: A Panel Discussion on the Future of Kingston's Downtown Development by John Abbott
  • "If You Don't Succeed..." The First Faculty of Law at the University of Queen's College, Kingston by Paul Banfield
  • Private Demons: The Tragic Personal Life of John A. Macdonald by Patricia Phenix (reviewed by Brian S. Osbome)
  • The Unfinished Curriculum Vitae of R.C. Wallace, Principal of Queen's University by Donna M. Ivey

NOTE: An INDEX for Volumes 45 - 54, Years 1997-2006, compiled by Donna M. Ivey is available.

VOL. 54        2006

  • Covers (in colour) FRONT detail of Citadel of Kingston, engraving by William Bartlett, 1842 and BACK photograph of Kathleen Ryan Hall, Queen's University, by Jennifer McKendry, 2005
  • Ambition and Loyalty: The Making of John A. Macdonald and Confederation by Rudyard Griffiths
  • The Wolfe Island Ferry Service by Brian P. Johnson
  • The Kingston Whig Standard at the Turn of the 21st Century: A Personal History by Steve Lukits
  • The Lest We Forget Project: The Case of  Lieutenant John Percival Pringle by Blake Seward and Kaitlin McNamara
  • The Old ‘New’ Medical Building, Queen’s University: Past and Present Use of Kathleen Ryan Hall by Gillian Barlow and Heather Home
  •  “You’ll Never Die, Sir John!” by Herb Gray
  • The Pre-Contact Occupation of the Kingston Area: An Archaeological Consultant’s View by Nick Adams
  • Major James M. Walsh of the North West Mounted Police and a Friend of Sitting Bull by Brian Porter
  • Alcan and Kingston: Challenges and Responses by Martin R. Reeve and Eric VanDalen
  • Landscape Representation and the Amateur Artist: A Kingston Case Study by Kamille T.H. Parkinson

VOL. 53        2005

  • Cover: Artwork by T.C. Cummings (1904-1996)
  • Kingston Historical Society Members and Patrons 2004
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Commemorative Dinner, by Peter MacKay, MP
  • Underwater Archaeology along the Rideau Canal, by Jonathan Moore
  • We’ll Hand Down His Name in History and Song: A Report on the Grand Concert Celebrating the 110th Anniversary of the Kingston Historical Society. by Donna M. Ivey
  • The Calvin Company: Fleets in Transition, by Maurice D. Smith
  • Cast in Bronze: Commemorating Sir John A. Macdonald, by Christina Cameron
  • The British Soldier on Carleton Island: an Archaeological Perspective, by Douglas J. Pippin
  • Thomas Clarence Cummings, 1904-1996: “T.C.’s” Kingston-Pittsburgh-North Bay Connection, by Brian S. Osborne and Douglas Petty
  • Lost Villages, Found Communities: a Pictorial History of the Lost Villages of the St. Lawrence River, by Anne-Marie L. Shields
  • Henry Edward Manning Douglas, V. C.: Chapters from His Life at Queen‘s University, by Craig Leslie Mantle
  • A Tale of Two Heroes and Two Cities: the Short-Wallick Monument, by Jason F. Kovacs and Brian S. Osborne

VOL. 52        2004

  • Cover: photograph of Tom McLeod standing beside a cairn erected by the crew of the Quest
  • Members, patrons and officers of KHS in 2003
  • What Can Non-Partisans and Partisans Learn from Sir John A. Macdonald’s Career? by Hugh Segal
  • John Bradstreet’s Raid: An Account of the Expedition Mounted Against Fort Frontenac in August-September 1758, by Robert J. Andrews
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and the 110-110 Rideau Street House Connection, by Donna M. Ivey
  • In the Camera’s Eye: People and Places in Kingston, by Jennifer McKendry
  • William Folger Nickle: Kingston’s Forgotten Statesman, by Christopher McCreery
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and the Cultural Life of the New Dominion, by Ian E. Wilson
  • Thomas MacLeod: “Iceman to his Fingertips” by Harvey Medland
  • Grant Allen, George Romanes, Stephen Jay Gould and the Evolution Establishments of Their Times... And Who Was the Kingston Lady? By Donald R. Forsdyke
  • In Fear of the Barbed Wire Fence: Canada’s First National Internment Operations and the Ukrainian Canadians, 1919-1920, by Lubomyr Luciuk
  • A Matter of Time: Five Centuries at Fort Frontenac, by Susan Bazley

VOL.  51                    2003  

  • Cover: Drawing by architect Joseph Power for the 1883 expansion of the Congregationalist Church, Kingston (The Power Collection, NAC)
  • Kingston Historical Society Members in 2002
  • 187th Anniversary of the Birth of Sir John A. Macdonald, by Flora MacDonald
  • Another Look at the Fate of Kingston Warships, by Jonathan Moore
  • The Historical Carvings in the Memorial Chamber, The Peace Tower, Parliament Buildings Ottawa: The Kingston Connection, by Isobel Trumpour
  • Historic Sentinel: “The Town Watchman,” George Henry Williamson 1876-1938, by William Fitsell
  • Robertson Davies and Kingston, by Beatrice Corbett
  • First Congregationalist Church (Masonic Hall): “A Remarkable Gothic Church,” by Jennifer McKendry
  • The Legacy of Agnes Etherington, by Pat Sullivan
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and the National Parks, by Peter Trueman
  • Structuring a Family History, by Peter Ackroyd
  • Researching Women’s Roles in a Kingston Area Family, by Judy Harvie
  • Earnscliffe History, by Sarah Burns
  • Three Men of Kingston, by Arthur Milnes
  • No. I Armoured Train: Kingston’s Connection, and the Pacific Coast Defence in WWII, by Louis E. Grimshaw


    VOL. 50                   2002

  • Cover: Major-General Charles Francis Constantine (1883-1953)
  • Historic Kingston: a Fifty-Year Retrospective, by Stewart Renfrew
  • John A. Macdonald and Aboriginal Canada, by Donald B. Smith
  • Cottage Life in the Thousand Islands, by Susan W. Smith
  • The Restoration of the Historic Steam Launch Phoebe, Henk Wevers, P.Eng.
  • Sir John A. Macdonald: A View from Earnscliffe, by Sir Andrew Burns, KCMG
  • Major-General Charles Francis Constantine, CB, DSO: the General and the Athlete, by Wallace Breck, J.W. (Bill) Fitsell, and Brian S. Osborne
  • The North- West Rebellion of 1885: A View from Kingston, by Patsy Fleming
  • Surviving for 130 Years in a Male-Dominated Prison: Women in Kingston Penitentiary, 1835-1965 by William J. Patterson
  • Writing about George Johnson: Second Son of Molly Brant, by Maureen McCallum Garvie
  • Currie Hall, by J.G. Pike and R. Mackenzie
  • Members of the Kingston Historical Society in 2001

  VOL. 49                   2001

  • Cover: detail from Calvin Park Public School mural, “The First People”
  • In Search of History and Place Along the Cataraqui Trail, by George Dillon
  • Kingston’s Newest Historical Artifact, The Dry Dock, by James Pritchard
  • History beneath Our Feet: Exploring Kingston Archaeological Past, by Susan M. Basely
  • Five Easy Pieces: Views of the Murney Tower at Kingston, by Joe Last
  • Glasswork, by Mark Thompson
  • Cataraqui Cemetery: A Summer of Commemoration
  • Celebrating Cataraqui Cemetery, by H.H. Binhammer
  • Sir John A. Macdonald: The Kingston Connection, by Helen Cooper
  • The 150th Anniversary of the Incorporation of Cataraqui Cemetery, by Flora MacDonald
  • History Boring? No Way! by Carol White
  • Their Place in the Church: Pew Renting at St. George 1794-1825, by Carmen Nielson Varty
  • New Roots in Cataraqui Twp No. 2: A Decision for Loyalists, by Barbara Snyder
  • Canada Oldest Architectural Practice... We Think? by Jason-Emery Groen
  • Members of the Kingston Historical Society in 2000

  VOL. 48                    2000

  • Cover: A detail from Augustus Kruger’s The Penitentiary Guard c1871, Corrections Canada
  • Members of the Kingston Historical Society in 1999
  • Amherst’s Forgotten Campaign: The Assault on Montreal from the West, 1760, by Ian G. MacDonald
  • A Photo Album of Kingston in the 1930s: A Former Waterfront, by Gordon D. Smithson
  • The Penitentiary Guard: Restoring a Painting, Discovering an Artist, by David St. Onge and Amanda Gray
  • Uniting and Dividing: Church Union in Kingston, 1925, by Reverend Bruce Cossar
  • The Kingston Market Square, by Marc Raymond
  • Memorializing Sir John A. Macdonald, by The Honourable Andy Mitchell
  • Kingston‘s Ice Storm of 1998, by Stewart Fyfe
  • The Place and Street Names of Kingston, Toronto, Belleville, Perth, and Sharbot Lake, by Michael Dawber
  • A History of the Canadian Locomotive Companies: 1850-1969, by Donald R. McQueen and William D. Thomson

  VOL. 47                   1999

  • Cover: Baptiste, a First Nations pilot who took the big steamers down the Lachine Rapids. (NAC PA-179741).
  • Kingston Historical Society, Selected Categories for 1998
  • From Palace Steamer to Dive Site: The Story of the Steamer Kingston ,by Rick Neilson and Walter Lewis
  • Sir John A. Macdonald’s National Dream, by Hugh D. Segal
  • Murney Tower Museum, 2 March 1994, Kingston Daily News
  • A Tribute to Major ER. Friel CD (1919-1998), by Sarah Gibson-Bray
  • The LaSalle Causeway, by Jonathan Moore
  • Rediscovering Kente, by Dr. Paul F. Germain
  • The Coal Merchants of Kingston, by Gordon D. Smithson
  • Portsmouth Shipyards in 1869, by James Warren

  VOL. 46                   1998

  • Cover: early bottles from Kingston
  • Kingston Bottlers (description of bottles on front cover)
  • Members of the Kingston Historical Society in 1997       
  • Music in the Park, 12 June 1857
  • Fort Haldimand’s Community on Carleton Island, by Sarah K. Gibson
  • Kingston General Hospital: A National Treasure, by James A. Low
  • The October Crisis: Influenza in Kingston, 1918 by James De Jonge
  • Kingston Historical Society Executive and Council in 1997
  • The Brothers Islands, by W. Stewart Renfrew
  • Sir John A. Macdonald: The Person, by Isabel Turner
  • Place Names of Lennox and Addington County, by Michael Dawber
  • Kingston Penitentiary Historic Sites Plaque Ceremony on April 30, 1997: The Historical Background of Kingston Penitentiary, by Jim Blackler
  • K.P. and Capital Punishment: An Afterthought, by David St. Onge
  • Scandal in the Limestone City: The Downfall of Orangeman William Shannon, by Jennifer Payne   
  • Sir John’s Welcome to Kingston — A Song for the Times! from the Kingston Daily News 26 April 1878
  • Kingston — Town and City, 1846, by Stewart Fyfe
  • George Mink, a Black Businessman in Early Kingston, by Rick Neilson

  VOL. 45                   1997

  • Cover: Bust of Molly Brant (Konwatsiitsiaiéñni), by John Boxtel, 1996, located at Rideaucrest Home, Kingston
  • Kingston Historical Society in 1996: Patrons, Executive and Council
  • Speech of Donald Maracle, Chief, Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte, for the Molly Brant Commemoration held Sunday, 25 August 1996
  • Molly Brant: Koñwatsi’tsiaiéñni: Who Was She, Really? by Susan M. Bazely
  • Koñwatsi’tsiaiéñni, a prayer, by Ernie Benedict
  • A Soldier, a Singer, and a Shadowgraph: The Arrival of X-rays in Kingston, by Charles Hayter
  • Mary Margaret Theodora Macdonald, 1869-1 933, by Margaret M. Cohoe
  • Mary Macdonald’s Handicap, by D.S. Alexander, M.B., F.R.C.P.(C)
  • Outside the Walls: The Story of Quarrying and Farming at Kingston Penitentiary, by William J. Patterson
  • Milestones of the Old Kingston-Napanee Road
  • The Growth of Music in Kingston, by John Hall
  • Beyond the Limits: St. James’ Church, Kingston (founded 1843), by David Lyon
  • Sir John A. Macdonald. Father of a City: Builder of a Nation, by His Worship Mayor Gary Bennett
  • The Careers of Lt. Gen. Sir Archibald Cameron Macdonell, by Wallace C. Breck

  VOL. 44                   1996

  • Cover: zinc statue c1889 of Autumn at Cataraqui Cemetery, photo by Dr. Jennifer McKendry
  • Kingston Historical Society 1995: Patrons, Executive and Council
  • The Role of Cataraqui Cemetery in the Rural Cemetery Movement, by Jennifer McKendry
  • Val Swain: a Champion of Heritage, by Margaret Angus
  • My Neighbours’ Keeper, by David R. Taylor
  • A Day Long Ago at the Kingston Penitentiary, by Peter H. Hennessy
  • Sir John A. Macdonald: the Canadian Version of a National Hero, by H. Blair Neatby
  • From Humble Beginnings: the History of the Chez Piggy Restaurant Building, by Earl Moorhead

·        A First at the Fort: Archaeology at Point Henry, by Susan Bazely

·        The Italians of Kingston and Area: Personal Reminiscences, by Phil Quattrocchi

·        From Cataraqui to Canonto: Place Names of Frontenac County, by Michael Dawber

·        Kingston Swings, by Don McCallum

  VOL. 43                   1995  

·        Cover: drawing of 1915 of a Canadian soldier at Ypres, basis of a stained-glass window of 1921 in City Hall

·        Kingston Historical Society: Patrons, Executive, Membership

·        Kingston's Memorial Hall, by Margaret M. Cohoe

·        Kingston: Gate to the North West Mounted Police, by Wallace G. Breck

·        Across the Cataraqui River: A History of the Penny Bridge, by John H. Grenville

·        More Than a Drop in the Bucket: Public Attitudes arid the Development of Water Service in Kingston, Ontario, 1842-1894, by Colleen MacNaughton

·        Lead Processing in the Kingston Area: Some Historical Aspects and Ecological Consequences, by G.K. Rutherford

·        Sir John A. Macdonald and Queen's University, by Dr. Agnes M. Benidickson

·        Kingston, Bedford. Grape Island, Alnwick: The Odyssey of the Kingston Mississauga, by Brian S. Osborne and Michael Ripmeester

·        The Maple Leaf: Kingston's Connection to the American Civil War, by Evelyn Bishop and Robert Villebrun

·        The Leinster Plate, by J. Ross Mckenzie and John G. Pike 

  VOL. 42                   1994

  • Cover: Front elevation of St Mark’s Church, Barriefield, 1843, by Alfred Brunel, Architect. (Diocese of Ontario Archives)
  • Kingston Historical Society: Patrons, Executive, Honorary and Life Membership
  • Courage, Faith and Love: the History of St. Mark’s Church, Barriefield, by William J. Patterson
  • “Thank God and Take Courage”: The Semi-Centennial Celebration of Queen’s College at Kingston, December 1889, by Paul Banfield
  • An Early History of Paediatrics in Kingston and at Queen’s University, by D.S. Alexander
  • Scottish Settlers, by Patricia Fleming
  • John A. Macdonald: House of Commons Man, by Sidney F. Wise
  • Macdonald Plaque Unveiling—6 June 1993, Cataraqui Cemetery, by John Grenville
  • Using the “Talking Machine”: Telephone Diffusion in Kingston, 1876-1911, by Robert M. Pike
  • “This Woman’s Work”: Class, Morality, and Economic Necessity in Turn-of-the-Century Kingston, by Sharon Rudy
  • The Founding of the Kingston Historical Society, November 1893: a Re-Enactment, by Donald A. Redmond

  VOL. 41                   1993

  • Cover: The Fort Frontenac gateway (Archives of Ontario).
  • Kingston Historical Society: Patrons, Executive, Honorary and Life Membership
  • Does Kingston need Another Museum? by James Warren
  • A Hectic Decade at Fort Frontenac 1680-1690, by Wallace C. Breck
  • Fort Frontenac: Over Three Centuries of Service, by Louis E. Grimshaw
  • An Aviation Artist Looks at the History of Aviation in Kingston, by Don Connelly
  • The Portuguese Community of Kingston, by Marion E. Meyer
  • George Grant’s Red Shirts, by W.G. Richardson
  • Kingston’s Own Regiment: A Capsule History, by Michael E. Shultz
  • Sir John A. Macdonald in History, by Ian E. Wilson
  • Kingston Day by Day—1893 (selected items from the Daily British Whig, Kingston)

  VOL. 40                   1992

  • Cover: Early photograph of 5 members of the Kingston Police Force
  • How to Illuminate History, by James Warren
  • An Address on the 100th Anniversary of Sir John A. Macdonald’s Death, At Cataraqui Cemetery, 6 June 1991, by The Right Hon. Brian Mulroney
  • Address at the Dinner in Honour of Sir John A. Macdonald, 6 June1991, by The Hon. Mr. Justice John R. Matheson
  • Alwington House, by Dr. Margaret Angus
  • A Bicentennial Look at Kingston Collegiate and Vocational Institute, by Ronald A. Ede
  • The Earliest Surveys in Frontenac County, by M. Peter Allen
  • The Hanleys of Kingston, by Gordon D. Smithson
  • 150 Years of Service: The Kingston Police Force, by Earl C. McCullough
  • In Memoriam: Kingston Mourns Sir John A. Macdonald, by John Grenville
  • Kingston Historical Society Members in 1991

  VOL.             39                    1991              

  • Cover: Tressa Kish and May Ely posing in Cataraqui Cemetery c1915 (Priv. Coll.)
  • The History of Frontenac Provincial Park: Big Salmon Lake Road, by Terry Fuchs and Christian Barger
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and the Idea of Canada, by Kenneth McNaught
  • A Closer Look at the Fairfield Family and Their Homestead, by Barbara Snyder
  • Historical Notes and Forgotten Views of Cataraqui Village, by Gordon D. Smithson
  • The Art and Mystery of Brewing in Kingston, by Ian Bowering
  • The Echo Lake Accident, 1913: Italian Railway Workers Memorial at Chippewa Cemetery 
  • One Hundred Years of Piano Making in Kingston, by John Hall 
  • Warren A. Marrison: Father of the Quartz Revolution, by William R. Topham
  • A Short History of the Recreational Steam Launch, by David Wanklyn
  • Mackenzie King and Queen’s University, 1893-1 950, by George F. Henderson
  • Canadian Forces Base Kingston Today, by Col. Donald Banks
  • Kingston Yacht Club Memories, by Kathy Waugh

  VOL. 38                   1990              

  • Cover: a snapshot from the history of the Bay of Quinte fisheries (Priv. Coll.)
  • Urban Planning and Cultural Resource Management: the Kingston Archaeological Master Plan, by W. Bruce Stewart
  • “Woman ... Is a Very Interesting Creature”: Some Women’s Experiences in Early Upper Canada, by Dr. Jane Errington
  • Thomas Kirkpatrick, by Margaret Angus
  • John A. Macdonald—the Family Man, by Margaret M. Cohoe
  • The Jewish Presence in Kingston, Ontario, 1842 to 1988, by Marion E. Meyer
  • A.R.M. Lower: the Kingston Years, by George F. Henderson
  • Organizing the Lake Fisheries: Landscapes and Waterscapes, by Brian S. Osborne
  • James Richardson: Founder of the Firm, by Donald Swainson
  • Conspiracy or Incompetence? the 1932 Kingston Penitentiary Riot, by Mark Mihorean

 VOL. 37        1989              

  • Cover: The Fort Henry Guard as guard of honour at the graveside of Sir John A. Macdonald on 6 June 1988 (Kingston Whig-Standard)
  • Proclamation of the Sesquicentennial of the Incorporation of the Town of Kingston, 1838
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and the United States, by Richard A. Preston
  • John A’s Daughter and the Faithful Coward, by Margaret Cohoe
  • The Le Moynes: Longueuil, Kingston and Wolfe Island, by Wallace C. Breck
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Kingston Connection, by Donald A. Redmond
  • The Fort Nobody Wanted: The Restoration of Fort Henry 50Years Ago - 1936 to 1938, by Stephen D. Mecredy
  • Sacket’s Harbor to Vimy Ridge: Queen’s Military Men, by A.A. Travill
  • “Those Trivial Annoyances to be Endured”: Kingston to Toronto in a Stagecoach, by Mark Mihorean
  • Kingston’s Incorporation as a Town, 1838, by Anne MacDermaid
  • Molly Brant, by Earle Thomas
  • Ansley Ancestors, by Naneen Yeomans
  • Fort Frontenac in 1688-1689, by Wallace C. Breck
  • Kingston Historical Society Executive and Council 1988

  VOL. 36                   1988              

  • Cover: The King’s Royal Rangers of New York, during the dedication of a plaque to the Regiment, Kingston, 30 May 1987 (the Whig-Standard, Kingston).
  • A.R.M. Lower 1887-1988, a tribute by Donald Swainson
  • The King’s Royal Rangers of New York: Dedication of a Plaque, May 30, 1987
  • Kingston Methodists and Baptists and the Great Religious Revival of 1852 and 1853, by C.A. Rawlyk
  • Historical Maps of Fort Frontenac 1673 -1820, by Susan Bazely
  • John A. Macdonald the Young Lawyer, by H.R S. Ryan
  • $ Bill, the Anatomy of a Legend in Our Time, by Wallace C. Breck
  • At Home Days: the Status of Women in Kingston Before World War One, by Margaret Angus
  • Kingston Historical Society’s Honorary Patrons and Executive in 1987
  • Photo Feature: Towers and Turrets, by H. Morris Love
  • Kingston’s Reaction to the Rebellion of Upper Canada: Bonnycastle and the Role of the Militia, by John H. Grenville
  • “Not to be Opened Till on the Lake”, by E. Margaret A. Sutcliffe
  • An Historical and Archaeological Examination of the Bajus Brewery Property, Kingston, by Nick Adams

   VOL. 35                   1987

  • Cover: Fort Frontenac, composite map made by Susan Bazely, Cataraqui Archaeological Research Foundation, 1984.
  • Hotel Dieu of Kingston: Past, Present and Future, by Sister Mary Coderre, RHSJ
  • A Tribute—“Let Us Now Praise Famous Men”, by Dr. A.A. Travill
  • Kingston’s Bible Societies, 1820-1875: Attitudes and Values in the Evolving Community, by Anthony Jackson
  • The University of the Scotch Church, by Dr. A.W. Currie
  • A Model of Fort Frontenac (1738), by Wallace C. Breck
  • Kingston Historical Society in 1986: Patrons and Executive
  • A Victorian Canadian in Africa, by Nigel Fitzpatrick
  • Handmade Textiles in Upper Canada, by Jane B. Lefebure
  • Murney Point: its Evolution Within a Civilian/Military Dialectic, by Earl Moorhead
  • Quarters for the Commandant, Royal Military College, 1875-1900, by Dr. Margaret Angus
  • Nineteenth-Century Churches in Ontario: A Study in the Meaning of Style, by Malcolm Thurlby

 VOL. 34        1986              

  • Cover: George A. Meagher of Toronto, an expert ice skater
  • The Rinks and Rinkists of Kingston, J.W. (Bill) Fitsell
  • Michael Grass: A Loyalist Founder of Kingston, 1783-1784, by Larry Turner
  • The Illness of the first Mrs. John A. Macdonald, by James McSherry, MB ChB
  • Fort Henry during the Second World War, by George Henderson
  • A Brass Plaque in Memory of Major Charles Joseph Short, by J.W. (Bill) Fitsell
  • A Recollection, by Sarah Gibson and Karyn Patterson
  • Transitions in Policing in Kingston 1816-1842, by Douglas Fyfe
  • Queen’s College on William Street, by Margaret Angus
  • The Kingston Observatory, by V.A. Hughes
  • Why Kingston Did Not Become a Major Industrial Centre, by Neil A. Patterson
  • In Memoriam: James Alexander Corry, 1899-1985
  • The Function of the Historical Society, by Courtland Strange, published 14 March 1957, in the Kingston Whig Standard

 VOL. 33        1985

  • Cover: Portrait of Sir John Johnson, “Colonel of Indians” (New York State Library)
  • Crisis Confronting Construction: the History of Point Henry During the War of 1812, by Stephen D. Mecredy
  • The Honourable Richard Cartwright 1759-1815, by George A. Rawlyk
  • Kingston Mechanics’ Institute to Free Public Library, by Margaret Cohoe
  • Sir John Johnson and Kingston, by Earle Thomas
  • A Tribute to Sir John A. Macdonald, by Sarah Gibson and Karyn Patterson
  • Molson Brewery in Kingston, by Neil A. Patterson
  • The Meagher Family and House, by J.W. (Bill) Fitsell
  • Kingston Mills, by Anne MacDermaid
  • Commemoration of 1st Cadastral Survey in what is now Ontario, by George Richardson
  • Bell Rock Mill, by George Richardson
  • Loyalist Buildings in Kingston, by Margaret Angus

 VOL. 32        1984

  • Cover: W.F. Nickle
  • A Nickle for Change—The Political Career of W.F. Nickle, 1906-1926, by Leslie H. Morley
  • The Radcliffs of Amherst Island: the Vicissitudes of an Anglo Irish Gentry Family during the 1840s, by John D. Blackwell
  • British American Kingstonians and the War of 1812, by Jane Errington
  • Eleven Years of Dissension: the Conservative Party in Kingston, 1867 to 1878, by W. Michael Wilson
  • The Sir John A. Macdonald In Memoriam Service on 6 June 1983: Order of Service
  • The Sir John A. Macdonald In Memoriam Service on 6 June 1983: the Address, by Keith Martin
  • Kingston Mechanics’ Institute, 1834-1850, by Margaret Cohoe
  • Simcoe House, by Stephen D. Mecredy
  • In the Shadow of Sir John A., by Bogart Trumpour

 VOL. 31        1983  

  • Cover: The Phoebe during a re-enactment about Colonel By
  • Doctor James Sampson: a Brief Biography, by Margaret Angus
  • The Rt. Rev. Alexander Macdonnell and the Education of the Catholic Settlers of Upper Canada, by Sean Reid
  • Anthony Monahan and the Status of Irish Catholics in Upper Canada, by J.K. Johnson
  • The Gravesite Service In Memoriam of Sir John A. Macdonald on 6 June 1982: Order of Service
  • 6 June 1982 Address: Sir John A. Macdonald of Clan Donald, by Lt. Col. Gordon D. Leggett, ED., K.C.L.J., V.E.
  • Rowing in Kingston: a Brief Historical Sketch, by George F. Henderson
  • Decline of Industry in its Corridor Affected the Rideau Canal, by Neil A. Patterson
  • Arthur Sutherland and his International Players, by Florence F. McHugh
  • Rideau 150, “A Year of Festivities”, as reported by Neil Patterson and Bill Fitsell

 VOL. 30        1982              

  • Cover: Sir James Yeo in 1810
  • Captain Sutherland and His Dream, by J.W. (Bill) Fitsell
  • The “Other Side” of Samuel Dyde, by Kevin F. Quinn
  • Early Banking in Upper Canada, by Allan J. Cohoe
  • Sir John MacDonald, by A.R.M. Lower
  • Sir James Lucas Yeo, A Hero on The Lakes, by John W. Spurr
  • Early Medical Co-Education and Women’s Medical College Kingston, Ontario 1880-1894, by A.A. Travill
  • Fort Henry during the Troubled Days of 1837 to 1839, by George F. Henderson
  • Kingston as a Military Centre, 1881, by John Grenville
  • In Memoriam—John Wheelock Spurr, 1912-1981
  • Honorary Patrons and Officers of the Kingston Historical Society in 1981

 VOL. 29        1981              

  • Cover: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth en route to Kingston, 21 May 1939
  • Sir Robert Hall (1778-1818), by John W. Spurr
  • From Public Waterfront to High Rise Development—The History of Two Properties on Ontario Street, by Jennifer McKendry
  • Fort Henry: Military Mistake or Defiant Deterrent? By William Patterson
  • The Construction of Murney Tower: a Diary of 1846
  • The 1939 Royal Visit to Kingston, by George F. Henderson
  • The Redan Window in the Chapel at Cataraqui Cemetery (photograph and description)
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Memorial Service, 6 June 1980: Order of Service and the Ceremony of the Wreaths
  • In Memory of Sir John A. Macdonald, by C. E. S. Franks
  • Sir John A. Macdonald and his Doctors, A.A. Travill
  • Kingston’s Industrial Hinterland, by Neil A. Patterson
  • Summerhill in the 19th Century, Its Use and Users, by Margaret Angus
  • In Memoriam—Louis Joseph Flynn, 1902-1980
  • Honorary Patrons and Officers of the Kingston Historical Society in 1980

 VOL. 28        1980  

  • Cover: advertisement for the Kingston & Pembroke Railway, 1894
  • Why Examine Local History? By Donald Swainson
  • Brief History of Cataraqui Cemetery, by Paul King
  • Daniel Fowler of Amherst Island, by Frances K. Smith
  • Garden Island and the Calvin Company, by Donald Swainson
  • Triumphs and Tragedies —Early Pleasure Sailing in Kingston, by Margaret Angus
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Memorial Service, 6 June 1979: Order of Service and the Ceremony of the Wreaths
  • Address: Sir John A. Macdonald: Politician of National Unity by Donald Swainson
  • Joseph Brant: Kingston’s Founding Father? by Kevin Quinn (read by George Henderson)
  • Early Banking in Kingston—Before Banks, by Allan J. Cohoe
  • The Trials and Tribulations of the “Kick and Push”:  a History of the Kingston and Pembroke Railway, 1871-1912, by Walter Lewis
  • Breaking the Mould of the Venerable Bede, by Gerald Killan
  • Programme of the Workshop on Projects and Research in Local History— 27 October 1979
  • Honorary Patrons and Officers of the Kingston Historical Society in 1979

 VOL. 27        1979  

  • Cover: View of Rockwood, the Cartwright Estate, in 1854 by Lt Farrell (AEAC)
  • The Bishop’s House Saved, by E. Valorie Swain, Q.C.
  • From Pioneer Schoolhouse to K. C. V.1. —1782-1931, by J.H. Ritchie
  • John Counter, by Margaret Angus
  • Kingston in 1859: A Theatrical Perspective, by Charles Hayter
  • The New Grand Opera House, 1902, by Erdmute Waldhauer
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Memorial Service, 5 June 1978: the Programme; President Patterson’s Remarks; Invocation by Monsignor J.G. Hanley; Tribute, “Compromise and Accommodation” by Ronald L. Watts
  • John Solomon Cartwright: Upper Canadian Gentleman and Regency “Man of Taste”, by J. Douglas and Mary Stewart
  • The Observatory in City Park 1855-1900, by Margaret Cohoe
  • John A. Macdonald Learns—Articling with George Mackenzie, by William R. Teatero
  • Edward John Barker, M.D., Editor and Citizen, by John W. Spurr
  • In Memoriam —Ronald Lawrence Way, 1908-1978
  • Honorary Patrons and Officers of the Kingston Historical Society in 1978

 VOL. 26        1978

  • Cover: Portrait of John Counter, 1799-1862
  • Kingston Mayors, 1838-1850: Sketches of a Local Elite, by Kevin Quinn
  • A Romance Laid to Rest—Gun Slits or Air Vents? by Jennifer McKendry
  • Martin’s Opera House, Kingston 1879-1898, by Erdmute Waldhauer
  • The Kingston Brewery of Thomas Dalton, by Ian R. Dalton
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Memorial Service, 6 June 1977: The Programme; President Cohoe’s Remarks; Invocation by Bishop Creegan; Without Partisanship Together—For a Common Good, by George N. Speal; Benediction by Msgr. J.G. Hanley; Remarks by T.L. Brock, June 1, 1977
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Memoralizations and the Red Rose League, by Margaret Cohoe
  • William Coverdale, Kingston Architect 1801 ?-1865, by Mary Winnett Fraser
  • The Royal Navy’s Presence in Kingston, Part II: 1813-1853, by John W. Spurr
  • Honorary Patrons and the Officers of Kingston Historical Society in 1977

 VOL. 25        1977

  • Cover: view of Kingston Mills by J.E. Laughlin
  • Kingston Mills 1783-1830, by D.S.C. MacKay
  • The Freedom of the City of Kingston for the Royal Military College of Canada, by Mayor George N. Speal
  • The Response of Brigadier General W. W. Turner, CD., Adec
  • Vignettes of a Century of Cadeting at R.M.C. Kingston, by Thomas L. Brock
  • A Spirited Military Opera of 1889, by William Angus
  • The Loyalist Search for Shelter 1784-1824, by Professor George Richardson
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Memorial Service — 6 June 1976
  • Let Us Be Canadians, by Ernest Valorie Swain, Q.C.
  • Benjamin Tett and Bedford Mills, by Neil A. Patterson
  • The Royal Navy’s Presence in Kingston, Part I: 1813-1836, by John W. Spurr
  • Bishop Joseph-Octave Plessis’s Pastoral Visit to Kingston, 1816, by James S. Pritchard
  • In Memoriam—John James Deutsch, 1911-1976
  • Honorary Patrons and Officers of Kingston Historical Society in 1976

 VOL. 24        1976  

  • Cover: drawing of St George’s Church in 1847 by Harriet Cartwright (Fort Henry coll.)
  • Sir John A. Macdonald: Truly and Profoundly a Home-loving Canadian, an address given 6 June 1975 by Flora MacDonald, M.P.  
  • Farms and Farm Families in the St. Lawrence Townships, by R. Marvin Mclnnis
  • Kingston and the Choice of Canada’s Capital, by George F.G. Stanley
  • St. George’s Cathedral, Kingston: 150th Anniversary of the Laying of its Corner Stone, by Allan J. Anderson
  • Bishop Edward John Horan, by L.J. Flynn
  • Molly Brant: an Appreciation, by Ian E. Wilson
  • The Belleville Connection, by Gerald E. Boyce
  • A Gentlewoman in Early Kingston, by Margaret Angus
  • In Memoriam: Rhoda Constance “Connie” Simmons, 1889-1976
  • “Kingston’s Museum is Itself a Curio” from the Daily British Whig, 1 August 1925
  • Kingston Historical Society Officers and Honorary Patrons for 1975

  VOL. 23        1975

  • Cover: Portrait of Sir Robert Barrie, 1774-1841
  • Commodore Robert Barrie and his Family in Kingston, 1819-1 834, by T.L.Brock
  • The Town at Bay: Kingston and the Cholera, 1832 and 1834, by John W. Spurr
  • Sir John A. Macdonald, 1815-1891, A Tribute, by J. Keith Johnson on 6 June 1974
  • Heirs, Devisees, and Assigns: A footnote to the social history of the Midland District, by H. Pearson Gundy
  • Roads and Railways: Kingston’s mid-century search for a hinterland, 1846-1854, by Duncan McDowall
  • Soldiers of Fort Frontenac, 1673-1 758, by Neil Patterson
  • The failure of the Sulpician Mission to the Kente, 1681, by Wallace Havelock Robb
  • The Anchorage, by Hans Westenberg      

 VOL. 22        1974

  • Cover: Margaret Angus and Queen Elizabeth, 27 June 1973
  • A Personal View of Kingston, by S. F. Wise
  • President Franklin Roosevelt’s Visit to Queen’s University, 18 August 1938, by Frederick W. Gibson           
  • Theatre in Kingston, 1816-1870, by John W. Spurr         
  • A Tribute to Sir John A. Macdonald, by W. R. Lederman
  • Shannon’s Cannon, by Margaret Cohoe
  • Robert Sutherland: Queen’s First Black Student, by A. R. Hazelgrove

 VOL. 21        1973

  • Cover: Portrait of Hugh C. Thomson, 1791-1834
  • Sir Frederick Haldimand: Founder of Ontario, Founder of Kingston, by Neil Patterson
  • James O’Reilly and Catholic Politics, by Donald Swainson
  • Remembering Agnes Maule Machar, by R.W. Cumberland
  • James Morton of Kingston - Brewer, by M.L. Magill
  • The Visit of the Prince of Wales to Kingston in 1860, by Anne MacDermaid
  • The Business Career of Hugh C. Thomson of Kingston, by H. Pearson Gundy
  • A Brief Guide to Archival Sources Relating to Kingston, by Ian E. Wilson
  • Kingston: A Selected Bibliography, contributed by Deborah Defoe, Kingston Public Library
  • Portsmouth Village, by Margaret Angus

 VOL. 20        1972

  • Cover: portrait of the Reverend Alexander MacDonell, 1826-1840
  • The Old Stones of Queen’s, 1842-1900, by Margaret Angus
  • In Retrospect, by Louis J. Flynn
  • The Kingston Garrison, 1815-1870, by John W. Spurr
  • Kingston in the Eighteen-Nineties, by Anne MacDermaid
  • Tribute to Sir John A. Macdonald, by T. S. Webster on 6 June 1970 at the 80th Anniversary Service
  • In Defence of Old Fort Frontenac and its Founder, by Richard A. Preston
  • The Honourable William Morris, 1786-1858, by Hilda Neatby
  • Queen ‘s Yesterday and Today, by Arthur R. M. Lower
  • Bishop Alexander MacDonell, by George F. G. Stanley
  • Appendix: Turning Back the Clock, a Letter to Lt.-Col. L. J. Flynn, by Mary I. Campbell

 VOL. 19        1971

  • Cover: Portrait of Thomas Liddell of Queen’s University
  • A History of the Kingston Waterfront and Water Lots, by Dorothy Geiger         
  • Thomas Liddell: Queen’s First Principal, by H. Pearson Gundy 
  • George Airey Kirkpatrick: Political Patrician, by Donald Swainson      
  • The Building of the Rideau Canal, by Neil A. Patterson  
  • Nils von Schoultz — The Man they had to hang, by Richard A. Pierce  
  • The Sydenham Street Methodist Congregation up to 1852, by Murray Rielly  
  • A Business College Student’s Letters, 1886-7, contributed by R. A. Preston  

 VOL. 18        1970  

  • Cover: photograph of George Baxter of Cataraqui Grange
  • Archives, the Future of the Past, by Ian E. Wilson
  • The Abbé of Abbey Dawn, by George F. G. Stanley
  • History, Genealogy and the Trumpour Family, by Mark B. D. Trumpour
  • The Baxters of Cataraqui Grange, by Isobel Baxter
  • Retaking the 1842 Kingston census, by Mrs. J. H. Grenville
  • The Night of the Fire, 17 April 1840, by John W. Spurr
  • Building the Rear Street British Wesleyan Chapel, concerning a letter of 1817, by J. C. Arnell
  • A Historical Chronology of Kingston, by Rose Mary Gibson

 VOL. 17        1969  

  • Cover: Adam Shortt, 1859-1931, founder of KHS in 1893
  • 75th Anniversary, by H. Pearson Gundy, editor of Historic Kingston2
  • Adam Shortt, Founder, by Arthur R. M. Lower
  • The Kingston Gazette, the War of 1812, and “Fortress Kingston”, by John W. Spurr
  • Evan MacCoIl, Kingston’s Gaelic Poet, by George F. G. Stanley
  • The Early History of Rockwood Hospital, by John S. Pratten
  • The Catholic Church in the Kingston Area to 1759, by Reverend S. J. McGivern, S.J.
  • Alexander Campbell: General Manager of the Conservative Party (Eastern Ontario Section), by Donald Swainson
  • Appendices:
  • Mr. Dobbs Comes to Town, 1832, contributed by T. B. Higginson
  • The Community of Bedford Mills, by Eleanor Tett Robertson
  • Archives in the Community, by Ian E. Wilson

 VOL. 16        1968  

  • Cover: aerial photograph of the Kingston City Hall in 1967 “with restored portico and new Centennial Park”
  • H.M. Dock Yard, Kingston, under Commissioner Robert Barrie, 1819-1834, by T. L. Brock
  • Canada’s Greatest Scot: Sir John Alexander Macdonald, a Centennial Tribute, by Louis J. Flynn
  • The Cartwrights of Kingston, by Henry L. Cartwright
  • Elections in Kingston in 1867, by W. J. Coyle
  • Canadian Historical Writing: A Centennial Harvest, by R. A. O’Brien
  • Ernest Lawson and the Grant Family, by Margaret Andrew
  • The Rush-Bagot Agreement, 1817, by George F. G. Stanley
  • Appendix A: Some Early Memories of Kingston by Muriel G. Clarke (daughter of Prof. Adam Shortt)
  • Appendix B: List of New Members in 1967, Kingston Historical Society
  • Honorary Patrons and Officers of KHS

 VOL. 15        1967  

  • Cover: Portrait of C. Poulett Thomson, Lord Sydenham
  • John Rutledge, First Schoolmaster of Loughborough Township, by J. R. Rutledge.
  • Dr. George Lawson, 182 7-1895, a Forgotten Canadian Botanist, by Jacques Rousseau and William G. Dore.
  • Joel Stone and the Founding of Gananoque, by Roland McMurrich.
  • Lord Sydenham’s One Hundred and Fifteen Days in Kingston, by Margaret Angus.
  • Kingston and the War of 1812, by J. MacKay Hitsman.
  • The Herchmers of Kingston, by Eleanor Herchmer Robertson.
  • Bibliography on Kingston and District: Selected Publications
  • Cumulative Index to Historic Kingston,   VOL.s I – 15 by author and by title
  • List of Members, Kingston Historical Society, 1966-67
  • Officers and Executive Council

 VOL. 14        1966  

  • Cover: Autographed photograph of John A. Macdonald by Notman in 1865
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Sesquicentennial Celebration on 11 January 1965
  • John Alexander Macdonald, the Father of his Country, by Donald G. Creighton.
  • The Rise of Christopher Hagerman, by S. F. Wise.
  • Eldorado to Omega Blue, by Nadine B. Brumell.
  • Ontario’s First Lady, by H. C. Burleigh.
  • A Great Lakes Saga of the Great Lakes [about the Gildersleeves], by Anna G. Young.
  • The Beginning of the Hydrographic Survey and the St. Lawrence River, by Robin Harris.
  • George Dalrymple Ferguson, by Katherine Ferguson.

 VOL. 13        1965  

  • Cover: Heathfield, the Kingston residence of Sir John A. Macdonald, 1865-78
  • The Macpherson-Shaw-Macdonald Correction, by George F. G. Stanley
  • The Battle of Waterloo Chapel, 1834-1842, by Rev. J. William Lamb
  • The Financial Problems of Rev. John Stuart, by P. Lloyd Northcott
  • The Mowats of Kingston, by Margaret Angus
  • The Kingston Rectory Dispute, 1864, by D. M. Schurman

·        Rev. Robert James McDowall, 1768-1841, by Robert James McDowall

·        Abbey Dawn’s Donation of Indian Artifacts, by Wallace Havelock Robb

  • Kingston and Oswego. An address to the Heritage Foundation of Oswego, New York, on the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the British capture of Fort Ontario at Oswego, 6  May 1814, by G. F. G. Stanley
  • Charles Sangster, 1822-1893: an address at the unveiling of a historic marker, the Cricket Field, Kingston, Ontario, 12 September 1964, by H. P. Gundy
  • Appendix A:  Court Cases re: Methodists Chapels, 1835-1842
  • Appendix B: re: descendants of John Mowat
  • Appendix C: Extract of a report of Lt.-Col. J. Mitchell to Major General Jacob Brown and forwarded in a dispatch from Brown to the Secretary of War, 12 May 1814; and Extract of a letter from Lt.-Gen. Sir Gordon Drummond to Sir George Prevost, 7 May 1814
  • Appendix D:  Items of special note in the Abbey Dawn Indian Collection, with Mr. Robb's comments at the time of presentation, 16 December 1964

 VOL. 12        1964  

  • Cover: photograph of Bellevue House by George Lilley
  • Operation Garden Island by D. J. Calvin
  • Michael Grass and the Grass Family of Kingston, by Donald E. Grass
  • Who was Carl Fechter? by H. P. Gundy
  • In Retrospect: The Kingston Historical Society since 1906, by Louis J. Flynn
  • The Anglican Churches of Kingston, by Rev. Canon A. J. Anderson
  • Defence of a Diarist [extracts from 1843], by W. H. Stevens
  • Appendices: 1.articles by Carl Fechter, December 1886
  • 2. list of KHS Presidents 1893 – 1962
  • 3. list of Anglican Churches of Kingston, 1785-1959, compiled by Allan J. Anderson
  • Constitution of the Kingston Historical Society
  • Act of Incorporation, Kingston Historical Society, 14 November 1962

 VOL. 11        1963  

  • Cover: Charles Sangster, 1822-1893
  • The First Battle of Sackets Harbor, by Richard A. Preston (An address delivered on “Canada Day” 22 July 1962 at Sackets Harbor, New York, commemorating the War of 1812.)
  • Reflections upon Education in the Midland District, 1810-1816, by Frederic F. Thompson
  • Architects and Builders of Early Kingston, by Margaret Angus
  • Charles Sangster, Canada’s and Kingston’s Poet, by Wallace Havelock Robb
  • The Early Years of the Kingston Historical Society, 1893-1906, by Louis J. Flynn
  • A Story In Stone: a Few Interesting Facts about Murney Redoubt (Revised by Dr. R. A. Preston from a pamphlet by W. Stewart Lavell.)

NOTE:   Volumes 1 to 10 were reprinted in a single binding in 1974. 

 VOL. 10        1962  

  • Cover: Benjamin Tett of Newboro, 1798-1878
  • In Memoriam, Lt. Col. H. E. Pense, D.S.O., M.C., 1889-1962
  • Benjamin Tett of Newboro 1820 - 1843, by D. M. Schurman
  • John Thomson, Pioneer in Paper-making, father of the Pulpwood Industry in Canada, by Mrs. Norman W. Hutchison
  • Publishing and Bookselling in Kingston since 1810,        by H. P. Gundy
  • The Intellectual Background of Dr. John Travers Lewis, the first Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Ontario, by the Right Reverend Kenneth C. Evans, Bishop of Ontario
  • Appendix: Benjamin Tett’s Indenture of Apprenticeship to James O’Hare, Surgeon and Apothecary, Perth, 1 November 1818

 VOL. 9                       1960  

  • Cover: Notre Dame Convent, 1896 [Bagot at Johnson Streets]
  • In Memoriam, Lt. Col. Stuart McDowall Polson, M.D., 1883-1960
  • The Early History of Notre Dame Convent in Kingston, by Reverend Sister St. Kevin
  • Petticoats and Coifs in old Kingston, by Leopold Lamontagne
  • Kingston and the North West Rebellion, 1885, by George F. G. Stanley
  • Kingston and the Founding of the Canadian Press Association, by J. Alex. Edmison
  • Kingston Collegiate Institute, written by Samuel Woods in the Queen’s Journal, 24 March 1874
  • KHS Patrons and Officers for 1959-60

 VOL. 8                       1959  

  • Cover: Archdeacon George Okill Stuart
  • A Voyage from Bristol to Quebec, 1813, by Dr. H. C. Burleigh
  • Ernest Pascoe Goodwin: a Queen’s Man - Class of ‘88, by Colonel D. F. MacRae
  • Bishop Strachan and the Archdeaconry of Kingston, 1840-1848, by Dr. D. M. Schurman
  • Strachan and Stuart Letters at Queen’s, by H. P. Gundy
  • The Development of Municipal Government in the Bay of Quinte Area, by Maurice H. Young
  • Daniel Fowler, R.C.A., 1810-1894, by Dr. Charles Comfort (delivered at the unveiling of a memorial plaque on Amherst Island, 11 Oct. 1959)
  • KHS Patrons and Officers for 1958-59

 VOL. 7                       1958  

  • Cover: view of the first House of Providence 1861
  • Lieutenant-Colonel Courtlandt M. Strange, 1867-1958
  • Early Canadian Gunsmiths with Special Reference to the Quinte Area, by Thomas Riedel, Esq.
  • Recent Archaeological Discoveries at Toniata, by Gerald Stevens, Esq.
  • History of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul in Kingston, by Reverend Sister Mary Electa
  • A Kingston Surgeon in the American Civil War, by H. P. Gundy, Esq.
  • The Indian Site at Consecon, by Reverend B. P. Squire
  • The Sir George Kirkpatrick Memorial Fountain, H. P. Gundy, Esq.
  • List of Historic Plaques in Kingston and Vicinity
  • KHS Patrons and Officers, 1957-58

 VOL. 6                       1957  

  • Cover: photograph of the Strange House, 1824-6
  • Some Reflections on Kingston’s Architecture, by Professor A. R. M. Lower
  • William Johnston: Pirate or Patriot, by Professor G. F. G. Stanley
  • The Diary of J. B. Marks, by B. C. Beer, Esq. (Substituted for the paper on Old Buildings in Ontario, by V. B. Blake, Esq.)
  • A Chapter of Early Methodism in the Kingston Area, by Professor F. F. Thompson
  • Documents:
    • Excerpts from the Minute Book of the Kingston Historical Society in 1894
    • The American Attack on Kingston, 10th Nov. 1812 (from the Kingston Gazette, 17 Nov. 1812)
  • KHS Patrons and Officers for 1956-57

 VOL. 5                       1956  

  • Cover: Early painting of the first St George’s Church
  • The Macaulay Family of Kingston, by Mrs. William Angus.
  • The Civil Service when Kingston was the Capital of Canada, by Professor J. E. Hodgetts.
  • Early Schools in Kingston, by F. P. Smith, Esq.
  • A Clash in St. Paul’s Churchyard, by Professor R. A. Preston.
  • Documents:
  • Kingston Mechanics’ Institute, 1834
  • The Kingston Historical Society, 1893
  • John Balmer in Kingston, 1853-7
  • KHS Patrons and Officers for 1955-56

  VOL. 4                       1955  

  • Cover: modern photograph of a Fort Henry soldier
  • Some Old Kingston Homes and the Families Who Lived in Them, by Margaret Angus.
  • Growing Pains: The Early History of the Queen’s Medical Faculty, by H. P. Gundy
  • Historical Restorations, by R. Way
  • Kingston’s Newspapers, by Fred Pense
  • Reminiscences of Printing in Canada, by H. P. Gundy
  • A Sketching History of St. Paul’s Church, by Lt. Col. Charles E. Long (Reprinted from a pamphlet published in 1937. Revised and corrected by Margaret Angus and Richard A. Preston.)
  • A list of Historical Markers erected by the Kingston Historical Society since 1951
  • KHS Officers for 1954-55

 VOL. 3           1954  

  • Cover: photograph of the Burnham Sugar Bowl, made in the Mallorytown Glass House
  • The History of the Port of Kingston, by Dr. R. A. Preston, R.M.C.
  • The History of Kingston Penitentiary, by Mr. J. A. Edmison, Queen’s
  • University.
  • The Story of St. Mark’s, by The Reverend Allan J. Anderson, Barriefield.
  • The Battle of the Windmill, by Dr. G. F. G. Stanley, R.M.C.
  • Early Canadian Glass, by Mr. G. F. Stevens, Mallorytown
  • KHS Officers for 1953-54

  VOL. 2                       1953    

  • Cover: Portrait of Count Frontenac
  • In Memoriam: Edwin E. Horsey
  • John C. Clark’s Diary, by Dr. H. C. Burleigh, Bath           
  • Fort Frontenac, by Col. W. G. Hagarty, D.S.O., R.C.A. (retired), London.
  • Recent Excavations at Fort Frontenac, by Brigadier G. Kitching, C.B.E., D.S.O., C.D., Commandant of Fort Frontenac.
  • Kingston’s French Heritage, by Major Leopold Lamontagne, College Militaire Royal, St. Jean, P.Q.
  • Indian Lore of The Bay of Quinte, by Wallace Havelock Robb, Abbey Dawn.
  • Collins Bay, by Mrs. Gordon Sinclair, Collins Bay
  • KHS Officers for 1952-53

 VOL. 1                       1952    

  • Cover: H.M.S. St. Lawrence, painted by C. J. Snider
  • KHS Patrons and Officers
  • The Fate of Kingston’s Warships, by R. A. Preston, R.M.C.
  • Kingston as Early Tourists Saw It, by G. F. G. Stanley, R.M.C.
  • Kingston and the British Army, by Ronald L. Way, Fort Henry

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