Resources

At the Resource Centre there are many valuable documents, publication, maps, directories, oral history tapes, court records, business index, atlases and so forth available for research purposes.  Some of these resources are only accessible by a Society volunteer. For hours and the location of the Resource Centre click on the Contact the OxHS tab.

The following is a listing of organizations and documents which may assist you in your research:

Beachville Museum

City of Woodstock

City of Woodstock Heritage Building Database

Drumbo & District Heritage Society

Historic Otterville/Mill & Station Museum

Ingersoll Cheese and Agricultural Museum

The Memory Project

The Memory Project is a nationwide bilingual project to create a record of Canada’s participation in WWII and the Korean War, as seen through the eyes of its veterans.

Norwich & District Museum & Archives

Oxford County Branch of Ontario Ancestors

Oxford County Libraries

Oxford County Tourism

Princeton Museum

Street Names of Woodstock

In 1932, Mrs. Canfield, Past President of the Oxford Historical Society, presented a paper on the Street Names of Woodstock. This paper was published by the OxHS in 1970 with a supplement by Mrs. Ward, Past President of the Oxford Historical Society. From 2017 to 2021, Kathie Richards, President and Elaine Becker, Treasurer for the OxHS updated the document.

Both of these documents are available for downloading:

Mrs. Canfield’s Street Names of Woodstock 1932 & OxHS Street Names of Woodstock 2021.

Township of Norwich

Tavistock & District Historical Society

Tillsonburg Museum (Annandale House)

Woodstock Museum

Woodstock Public Library