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That's the Way it Was!: A Tribute to Vienna

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives45990
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1977
Accession Number
2008-10
Storage Location
Box 124, File 8
R5 S3 Sh4 B5
reported that the Otter Creek region was toe sandy for any kind of agriculture, and the terrain was too rugged for the construction or roads. As a result, settlement ln 8ayham and the surrounding district was slow in getting started. One man, Colonel Thomas Talbot, was responsible for brtnsins people to the area. He t:egan r is famous Talbot Settlement in 1803. He saw the potential of the Lake Erie shore and ind.Jced hundreds of families to corr.e and settle t-.ere. The conditions on which free grants
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Authors: Sally Seghers, Sandra Seghers and Nancy Christo
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Item
Accession Number
2008-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 124, File 8
R5 S3 Sh4 B5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1977
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
Vienna (Ont.)
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Sidelights on the Talbot Settlement

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives46017
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1938
Storage Location
Box 126, File 3
R5 S3 Sh4 B7
w 11 murmunng :1 requi m, and th · \t'ntincl tree~ of Irish jumper hrought from the l:tnd of hi hirth ~t:tnding gu:Hd mer th1~ spot ~o impor .tntly a~~octa cd with our hi. wry. 10 '• The ,m.lll ·tone i for hi n ph ' ' dtild. �j The Hom s f Colonel Thomas Talbot FO '. ' [)I·R Of THE T .\LB >T SE1TI.F~IF:\'T, I · 1 R~uJ bC'{or~ "utlflg of the' Flg111 1/iitOJ icul 'oHC'I, R ELL\~. L WI\ 1r t wa bu1lt the mJII, rou~h log Jhin. when in 1 o; olond To~lbot sdc ted the bc:Jutiful I auon now know 35 Port Talbot
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Author: Ella N. Lewis
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Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 126, File 3
R5 S3 Sh4 B7
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1938
Publication
The Sutherland Press Limited- St. Thomas, 1938
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
Three papers written by Ella N. Lewis and presented to the Historical Society of Elgin: "Colonel Talbot- In Retrospect", "The Homes of Colonel Thomas Talbot", and "Colonel Mahlon Burwell". Photocopy.
Name Access
Burwell, Mahlon
Talbot, Thomas
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Sidelights on the Talbot Settlement

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives1271
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1938
Storage Location
REF 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Author: Ella N. Lewis
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 11
GMD
textual records
Responsibility
The Elgin Historical Society
Date Range
1938
Publication
The Sutherland Press Limited- St. Thomas, 1938
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
Three papers written by Ella N. Lewis and presented to the Historical Society of Elgin: "Colonel Talbot- In Retrospect", "The Homes of Colonel Thomas Talbot", and "Colonel Mahlon Burwell". Photocopy.
Name Access
Burwell, Mahlon
Talbot, Thomas
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