Our Collections

Ingenium Library and Archives is working continuously to make new materials available on Digital Archives. For the moment, images are available from the following collections:


Aubrey Mattingly Transportation Collection

Aubrey Mattingly photographed and collected photographs of the rail networks in Ontario and Quebec from the late 1920s to 1983. The Collection includes black and white as well as colour prints and negatives. There are also colour and monochrome postcards and colour slides.

CN Images of the Canada Collection

CN Images of Canada Collection

The CN Images of Canada Collection consists of 100,000+ photographs (prints, negatives and transparencies) that record the development of Canadian National as it operated freight and passenger trains, hotels and resorts, ferry services and ocean steamships, and telecommunications.

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Hudson Strait Expedition Fonds

The fonds consists of photograph albums created by members of the Hudson Strait Expedition.  The images document their mission to determine if the Hudson Strait could be used as an economical way of shipping grain to Europe.

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Medical Sensations

This group of scans from our collection of medical trade literature and rare books was selected a compliment to the "Surgical Touch" section in the Canada Science and Technology Museum’s exhibition Medical Sensations.

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National Museum of Science and Technology Photograph series

This series consists of photographs or slides collected or created by the National Museum of Science and Technology over the years 1967 to 1997.

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