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Pontiac Archives

The Pontiac Archives commiserated in 1985, in order to preserve the local heritage in the Pontiac. It is organized and operated by dedicated volunteers who have been instrumental in the growth and wealth of information contained in the archives.

  • The holdings collection contains the following:
  • The Quebec Crown Land Grant Book, 1763-1890;
  • Pontiac County census records, 1842-1901;
  • Papers of the Pontiac MRC and its municipalities;
  • Township valuation rolls;
  • Forgotten villages and old place names of the Pontiac;
  • Papers of the Pontiac Pacific Junction Railroad;
  • An extensive collection of photographs, drawings and maps;
  • Papers of the Pontiac Women’s Institute; and
  • Information on the Orange Order and other Pontiac societies.

You will also find clippings from newspaper, magazines and photos.

Visit the website of the http://www.pontiacarchives.org/  for more information.

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Upcoming Events

Saturday mornings 8:30-12:30 Pontiac Farmers' Market at the Shawville Fairgrounds.

Every Wednesday from 9:30-12:00, throughout the summer is designated The Parents' Voice Park Day at Mill Dam Park. Come out and enjoy the park at a common time with other families.

July 1st -- Canada Day activities beginning at 8am at the Lions Hall with breakfast, 9am the Flea Market in the Arena, 10am registration for the Soap Box derby at the top of Victoria Avenue, which begins at 10:30 with the Cafe 349 and Joanne's Valumart on site, 2pm the parade will go down Main Street, 4-7pm, music in the Ag Hall, 5pm pig roast in the Ag Hall, 9:30 pm Fireworks from the Fairgrounds.