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Clachan Community Tweedsmuir History, Volume Four

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives138232
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1967-2010
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Location
R13 S2 Sh2 B2 F1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R13 S2 Sh2 B2 F1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1967-2010
Series
Clachan Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
The fourth volume of the Clachan Tweedsmuir History was compiled between 2007 and 2010. The book covers the activities of the Clachan Women's Institute as well as community residents and events. Also found in this book are newspaper clippings relating to the history of local churches and businesses. Includes records dating back to 1967.
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Clachan Women's Institute
Clachan (Ont.)
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Tweedsmuir Histories
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Clachan Community Tweedsmuir History, Volume One

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives138212
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1890-1984
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Location
R3 S1 Sh6 B3
Suffolk, Eng- land . However , the Scottish influence is shown in her place names of Clachan, Kintyre and Crinan . History tells us that Al dborough and Dun- wich townships suffered in development and popul a tion largely from the fact tha t Colonel Thomas Talbot founder of the Talbot Settlement , re- served those townships for settlers on his own l and grants . He was, presumably , holding these government l ands for better prices than th- ose at which he was authorized to sell government lots . I
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Clachan Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R3 S1 Sh6 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1890-1984
Series
Clachan Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
2 volumes
Scope and Content
The first volume of the Clachan Tweedsmuir History was compiled between ca. 1950 and 1984. The book covers the history of the Clachan Women's Institute and the Clachan village itself, as well as the Thames Valley Red Cross Society,Oak Grove School No. 10, the Aldborough Plains Baptist Church, the Knox Presbyterian Church at Kintyre, the Purcell-McLean Cemetery, the Fleming Pioneer Cemetery, and the village of Cashmere. Many valuable photographs grace the pages documenting the rich history of this community.
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Clachan Women's Institute
Clachan (Ont.)
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That's the Way it Was!: A Tribute to Vienna

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives45990
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
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
Description Level
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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