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Accession Number: 85-008


Windy Pine Point fonds. Additions. -- 1940-1970. -- 20 cm of textual records. -- ca. 205 photographs : ca. 160 slides. -- 1 audio cassette.

Biography / History

Windy Pine Point is a property located on Kushog Lake, near Minden, near Haliburton County, Ontario. The property was owned by Flora Morrison and Dr. Mary L. Northway from 1940 to 1982. As well as the main cottage, there were cabins which were available to friends and acquaintances. The owners planned and led girls' canoe trips from Windy Pine in the 1940's.

Custodial History

This fonds was in the custody of Dr. Mary Northway until it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This addition to the fonds consists of receipts, recipes, slides and photographs of Dr. Mary Northway and Flora Morrison. There are also records for the production of Echoes and Reflections of Flora Morrison.


Title based on contents of the fonds.

This fonds was donated by Dr. Mary Northway.

Restrictions: N

Finding aids: Y

This fonds along with 86-006 is an addition to 84-016.

For related records see: 73-004 and 86-007 (Carrying Place fonds); 72-007, 78-006, 82-019, 84-019, 85-011, 86-008, 88-006, 89-015, 92-005 and 92-021 (Ontario Camping Association); 74-007, 78-004, 80-014, 82-012, 82-016, 83-002, 85-014, 86-022, 88-007, 92-004 and 93-022 (Canadian Camping Association); and 90-016 (Northway fonds).

Finding Aid

Box 1

Miscellaneous accounts, receipts, camping equipment lists, correspondence, insurance policies pertaining to Windy Pine.

Cassette tape recording re: early days at Windy Pine. (Note: transcription provided in 2014 by Joan McIlwain via Professor Julia Harrison; a hard copy is also included)

Slide Box: Approximately 160 slides of Windy Pine, 1950's and 1960's.

Photo envelope: Photographs of Mary Northway and Flora Morrison and their friends at Windy Pine, 1950's and 1960's.

Loose on shelf: Production materials for Echoes and Reflections: photographs which were reproduced in the booklet; galley proofs.