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Sidelights on the Talbot Settlement

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives46017
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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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
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Author: Ella N. Lewis
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Item
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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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That's the Way it Was!: A Tribute to Vienna

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives45990
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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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
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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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