Fonds F 242

A.E. Wicks Ltd. fonds

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A.E. Wicks Ltd. fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

2.25 metres of textual records

5 volumes

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of records created and acquired by the A.E. Wicks Limited lumber company. Records include subject files concerning correspondence with customers and suppliers, government officials and departments and local railways, mainly the Temiskang and Northern Ontario Railway.

Also included are files relating to supplies for different lumber camps, business records pertaining to the management of camps and sawmills, jurisdiction classifications by the Federal and Provincial governments, insurance and financial records, ledgers and daily mill reports. Also included are records concerning Hawk Lake Industries Ltd., such as stock certificates, legal records, minutes, invoices and statements.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

A.E. Wicks Ltd., founded in 1920, was a lumber company in Northeastern Ontario founded by Arne Ernie Wicks.

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A.E. Wicks Ltd

Restrictions on Access
Containers MU4147 (B286556) and MU4152 (B286561) are restricted until 2045. There are no restrictions concerning access to the remaining boxes in this series.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright held by creator. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use other than for research and private study any of this material, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Records were donated to the Archives of Ontario in 1981 by Lorne Fleece from Cochrane, Ontario.
Custodial History

Records were left in A.E. Wick's garage, a building which was later occupied by Beaver Lumber Company. When this company went out of business, these records were discovered in the attic. Lorne Fleece was brought in to take care of them.


Title based on content of fonds.


No further accruals are expected.

Former Codes

Accession Number: 14639.MU 4140 - MU 4154.

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