Trent Community Research Centre Project Collection

History within these walls
The purpose of this research was to provide a complete history of Sadleir House. Sadleir House is located at 751 George Street North in the City of Peterborough, Ontario. In addition to researching the present and former owners, the geographical impacts these individuals or groups had on the Peterborough community were also examined., Abstract -- Acknowledgements -- List of figures and tables -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- Chapter 2: Literature review. 2.1 Historical geography. 2.2 Archival research. 2.3 Oral history. 2.4 Heritage. 2.5 Heritage building preservation -- Chapter 3: Methodology. 3.1 Study area. 3.2 Archival research. 3.3 Oral histories. 3.4 Ethics -- Chapter 4: Results. 4.1 Kendry Family (1892-1902). 4.2 Stratton Family (1902-1917). 4.3 Sheehy Family (1917-1963). 4.4 Trent University (1963-2002). 4.5 Peter Robinson Community and Student Association (2004-Present) -- Chapter 5: Discussion. 5.1 James Kendry. 5.2 James Stratton. 5.3 Richard Sheehy. 5.4 Trent University. 5.5 Peter Robinson Community and Student Association -- Chapter 6: Research conclusions. 6.1 Summary of findings. 6.2 Research setbacks. 6.3 Future research -- References., Tyson Richardson and Ryan Convery., Date of Project Submission: April, 2009., Completed for: Dwayne Collins at Sadleir House; Supervisor(s): Heather Nicol & Mark Skinner, Trent University; Trent Centre for Community Based Education., Includes bibliography., GEOG 470: Research in Human Geography.
Lakefield Lock and embankment cultural landscape project
Introduction -- Literature review and methods -- Settlers and key actors -- Construction and history at Lakefield. Dam, lock and canal. Lawsuits -- Industry at Lakefield. Mills. Lumber. Other -- Conclusions -- Appendix -- Glossary of terms -- Bibliography., by Ashley Wauthier and Chris Pavlos., Date of Project Submission: April, 2010., Completed for Trent-Severn Waterway, Parks Canada; Supervising Professor: Prof. Heather Nicol, Trent University; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Includes bibliography., GEOG 4700, Research in Human Geography.
Neighbourhood history of poll 110
1.0 Introduction -- 2.0 Literature review. 2.1 Historical geography. 2.2 Urban geography. 2.3 Social geography. 2.4 Archival research -- 3.0 Methodology. 3.1 Archival research. 3.2 Fieldwork. 3.3 Maps -- 4.0 Results. 4.1 Martha Kidd historical description of the 10 chosen properties. 4.2 Analysis of the directories -- 5.0 Discussion. 5.1 Significance of the results. 5.2 Were the objectives met? 5.3 Challenges -- 6.0 Future research -- 7.0 Conclusion -- 8.0 Bibliography -- 9.0 Appendices. 9.1 Proposal. 9.2 Map. 9.3 Graphs. 9.4 Photographs. 9.5 Directory charts., by Amanda Sagriff and Kali Fitzsimmons., Completed for: Trent Valley Archives; Supervising Professor: Prof. Heather Nicol & Prof. Mark Skinner, Trent University; Trent Centre for Community-Based Education., Includes bibliographical references., GEOG 470: Research in Human Geography.

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