Title: Arthor Horn Fonds
Creator: Arthor Horn
Dates of Material: pre 1988-1998
Physical Description: 0.5 cm 1 file
Scope and Contents:
This is a pre-1988 rubbing of a former Historic Sites and Monuments Plaque for the Petroglyphs Park.
Open to researchers.
Available on site.
Arthor Horn made the original rubbing and donated it to the Peterborough Centennial Museum and Archives who then donated the rubbing and receipt to Trent Valley Archives.
For information on the Petroglyphs see the excellent book by Joan M. Vastokas and Romas K Vastokas.
Petroglyphs Provincial Park
Peterborough Centennial Museum and Archives
Horn, Arthor: The file contains a temporary receipt from Museum – Archives Peterborough Centennial Museum and Archives dated March 2, 1998. The receipt is for:
“Rubbing from historical plaque struck for display at Petroglyphs Provincial Park”.
Historical sites and Monuments Board.
Original use – for commemorative purposes.
– before 1988 – taken offsite 1994-95
– plaque never erected
– dark green ground bronze-bronze-dark green paint
– plaque likely melted down after removal from provincial park.
The file also contains the original rubbing.