Celebrating 100 Years Est. 1911

Workplace

Denis Coste

Denis A. Coste, through mergers and acquisitions, founded The Union Natural Gas Company of Canada, Limited in 1911. President of Volcanic Oil and Gas (1927-29) and first vice president of Union Gas (1929-1940)

Eugene Coste

"The Father of the Natural Gas Industry in Canada", through mergers and acquisitions, founded The Union Natural Gas Company of Canada, Limited in 1911. President of Volcanic Oil and Gas (1926-27) and director of Union Gas (1922-24 and 1930-37)

The Gas Line Vol1 #1 Dec 1948

Union Gas internal employee communication. Name changed over the years to "The Pilot"; "On the Line, Union Gas Happenings"; "Union Gas Times"

Union Gas Stamps

Residential Sales Representative Blazer (Late 1960's)

This blazer sample was worn by the Residential Sales Reps. while in the office serving customers.

Residential Sales Representative Blazer

Closeup of Union Gas Crest Logo

Head Office Tour Guide Uniform (1970's)

After the official opening of the new Union Gas Head Office on June 6, 1966; word spread and the new building became quite a tourist attraction.

Head Office Tour Guide Uniform

In Feb. of 1975 the outfits were updated to a polyester crepe in Union Gas blue.

Tour Guide Book

Tour Guide Book with descriptions of each department

Union Gas Company of Canada, Limited Shares (1932)

These certificates are dated January - February 1932

Chatham Gas Company Stock Share Certificate (1872)

The biggest buy for Union in 1927 was the Chatham Gas Company. Its capital stock purchased from Kent Holdings and Securities for $445,000.

Voucher Record *A* 1904 - 1911 The Ontario Pipe Line Company Limited

This book details the Expenses and Investments for the period of December 1904 to November 1911 for the Ontario Pipe Line Company.

Cash Book (1918)

Supplementary Letters Patent to The Union Natural Gas Company of Canada, Limited

Recorded May 20, 1914

Supplementary Letters Patent to The Union Natural Gas Company of Canada, Limited

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Monthly Meteorological Summary Log 1940 - 1950 & July 1940 - March 1955

Includes monthly data on Atmospheric Pressure, Temperature, Precipitation, Wind & Weather. This information was used for the Degree Day Forecast.

Head Office - Visitors Register (1974)

The first entry in this Visitor Log was written in by Gordon Wolfe on January 10, 1974. The last entry was written in on September 23, 1982.

Class B Common Share (1981)

This sample of a Union Gas Limited Class B Common Share was issued August 1, 1981, to Kenric G. Charlton.

>Class B Common Share (1981)

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Service Badges

These badges were worn by Union Gas Company of Canada, Limited, Brantford Gas Co., Windsor Gas Co. Limited, and United Gas service representatives.

Monroe Adding Machine

Automatic Cashier

Brant Junior

Burroughs Adding Machine

1900's Company Seals

On December 19, 1911 with the merger of the Volcanic Oil and Gas Company, United Fuel Supply Company Limited and the Ridgetown Fuel Supply Company, the "Union Natural Gas Company of Canada, Limited" corporation was formed.

1900's Company Seals

Stamp Impression

Union Gas History Books

Blue Flame of Service, Lest We Forget and Union Gas, The First 75 Years

Award from the Canadian Standards Association to Union Gas

Safety First Poster and Examples of Employee 1 Year Accident Free Give-Aways

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