38 records – page 1 of 2.

1837 Rebellion

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GMD
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[ca. 1965?]
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Box 106, File 74
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
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Elgin County Archives
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Box 106, File 74
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
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textual records
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[ca. 1965?]
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9 p. of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains notes by Naomi Green, librarian, Dutton Public Library, concerning the 1837 Rebellion in Upper Canada, with notice of the involvement of Dr. John Rolph, Dr. Charles Duncombe and Colonel Thomas Talbot.
Name Access
Talbot, Thomas
Rolph, John
Duncombe, Charles
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"Agricultural Analysis of Elgin County"

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Elgin County Archives
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File
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1930
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Box 43, File 15
R5 S6 Sh6 B2
Charlevoix, French travellers, sketched the lake front and they describ- ed it as being the ' terrestial paradise of Canada, and we were enchanted with the beauty and variety of the landscape, bounded by the finest forest in the world. In 1803 Colonel Thomas Talbot landed at Port Talbot and actually began his settlement of Dunwieh Township. Col. Talbot was from the village of Malahide, about nine miles north of Dublin, Ireland, We shall not, however, trace Col. Talbot' s history. �3) The founder of the
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 43, File 15
R5 S6 Sh6 B2
Date Range
1930
Scope and Content
Prepared in 1930 by F.S. Thomas, Agricultural Representative, and J.A. Charlton, Assistant Representative.
An overview of the climate, soils, topography, demography, and market conditions of Elgin County.
Includes map of Elgin County soil types.
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"An Agricultural Survey of Elgin County"

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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1944
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Box 43, File 16
R5 S6 Sh6 B2
of tho Ontario Department r M information * gleaned from personal observation of the writer and of several non well acquainted with �MAIL. zu 110_ 1, The oarliant recorded settlement W. h Y Mwk place about the year 1800 to the townebip of Colonel Thomas Talbot secured pronts from the Crowe amount- tag to over five thousaW sores, and In 1603 ho OWN4 A Dunslah townahlp* He was responsible fo sears and looked after the mottling the distrJO He Qvo built many goo4 roadat notably ark Leh Ii Settlement
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Elgin County Archives
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 43, File 16
R5 S6 Sh6 B2
Date Range
1944
Scope and Content
Fourth-Year Thesis by G.N. Procunier. Ontario Agricultural College, 1944
The purpose of the thesis was to show some of the trends which were taking place in the agricultural development of Elgin County at the time.
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Andy VanKasteren: records relating to the preservation of Malahide Farm, homestead of Colonel Thomas Talbot, the founder of Elgin

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1985
Accession Number
2015-09
Storage Location
Box 247, File 6
(R11 S4 Sh3 B7)
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
Accession Number
2015-09
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Archives Storage Rm. 110
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Box 247, File 6
(R11 S4 Sh3 B7)
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textual records
Date Range
1985
Scope and Content
Photocopy of a letter asking for support in encouraging the establishment of a committee to pursue all avenues to preserve and maintain Malahide Farm. The letter was directed to Malahide Council.
Photocopies of newspaper articles: "Heritage body says Malahide beyond means / City couple behind bid to preserve homestead", August 29, 1985.
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Malahide (Ont. : Township)
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Baptist Churches: Elgin County

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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GMD
textual records
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1967
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Box 209, File 23
R10 S5 Sh3 B3
townships and districts were named. Kiddlesez contained the towruJhips of London, Westminster, Borcheater, Yarmouth, Southlold, l>umrich,Al.dborough, and Delaware. "ondon lJ.iatrict was composed of Norfolk,Oxford and Middlesex. It vaa in180) that Colonel Thomas 'talbot came to this area,and tlle nearest aettl ent was at Long Point. Within a lev ,-ears ID&l17 settlers C&IDB to t.his area. I:n 18Sl. the townships of Bqbam, Halahide, South ~rcbester, Southwold, Udbor~h, and Yarmouth were detached from Middlesex
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Archives Storage Rm. 110
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Box 209, File 23
R10 S5 Sh3 B3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1967
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
(includes Elgin association of Baptist churches: A History. October 1967, Section 1; First Southwold Baptist Church, 1821-1902; Iona Station Baptist Church, 1903-1965, Section 2; Eden Baptist Church, Hundredth Anniversary, Section 3)
Subject Access
Churches
Religion
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Colonel Thomas Talbot

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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2018-35
2021-17
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Box 103, File 22
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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2018-35
2021-17
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 103, File 22
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
Scope and Content
Colonel Thomas Talbot
-pamphlet Soldier, Colonizer a founder of Upper Canada copyright 1965 ( original)- 2 copies
-Talbot Plaque-September 11, 1971 speech by G. Thorman (5 typed pages)
-Newspaper clipping-The Weekly Times May 21, 1903
Narrative of Co; Talbot and his successors, set in attractive verse by C.O. Ermatinger
original (poor condition) and 2 typed copies
-Proclamation of Col. T. Talbot against reformers, March 19, 1832
(photocopy of typed notice with addition information on bottom by D. J. Brock of University of Western) (2 copies)
-Talbot Centennial Souvenir Program St. Thomas Ontario May, 21-25 1903 ( photocopied booklet)
-The Life of Colonel, The Late Honorable Thomas Talbot, Embracing the Rise and Progress of the Counties Norfolk, Elgin, Middlesex, Kent and Essex &c., by L.C. Kearney, Philomath 1857 (photocopy book)
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Colonel Thomas Talbot-History Reader

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives4917
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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Box 48, File 54
R5 S5 Sh1 B3
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 48, File 54
R5 S5 Sh1 B3
Scope and Content
The Ryerson Canadian History Readers
Colonel Thomas Talbot- by Fred Landon 1930
30 page booklet
4 original copies (the cover has come off of one of the copies"
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Colonel Thomas Talbot: Lake Erie Baron

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1955
Accession Number
2018-31
Storage Location
ECVF Box 275, File 3
(M3 S1 Sh2 B7 F3)
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Author: Fred Cyne Hamil
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Item
Accession Number
2018-31
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
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ECVF Box 275, File 3
(M3 S1 Sh2 B7 F3)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1955
Publication
The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited- Toronto, 1955
Physical Description
1 volume
Name Access
Talbot, Thomas
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'Elgin Association of Baptist Churches'

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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GMD
textual records
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1967
Storage Location
Box 274, File 2
(M3 S1 Sh2 B6 F2)
townships and districts were named. Middlesex contained the townships of London, Westminster, Dorchester, Yarmouth, Southwold, Dunwich, Aldborough, and Delaware. London Uistrict was composed of Norfolk, Oxford and Middlesex. It was in1803 that Colonel Thomas Talbot came to this area, and the nearest settlement was at Long Point. Within a few years many settlers came to this area. In 1851 the townships of Bayham, Malahide, South B'orchester, Southwold, Aldborough, and Yarmouth were detached from Middlesex
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
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Box 274, File 2
(M3 S1 Sh2 B6 F2)
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textual records
Date Range
1967
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200 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
Booklet: "Elgin Association of Baptist Churches, A History (October 1967)"
Contents include: outline and development of the association, list of churches in the association, general history, meetings, and minutes
(2 copies)
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Churches
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Elgin Centennial and St. Thomas Old Home Week, August 3rd to 10th, 1952

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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99-7
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Box 16, File 4
R5 S6 Sh2 B1
front in Aldborough Township in 1796, with his wife and young family. The Fleming homestead was ftOt for from the settlement of the ill-fated Moravian miuionaries, who come In 1792, but were burned out by hostile Indians. On May 21, 1803, Colonel Thomas Talbot, late of His Majesty's forces in Britain, landed at Part Talbot to build what he called hi> "Castle Malahide", o humbl" log house of thre rooms, and to stort the Talbot Settlement. The first settler under Colon�tl Talbot's plan wos George Crone
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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99-7
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 16, File 4
R5 S6 Sh2 B1
Scope and Content
"Elgin Centennial and St. Thomas Old Home Week, August 3rd to 10th, 1952"
- brochure describing the event
"Mammoth Parade draws 50,000 to Centennial", The London Free Press (St. Thomas Edition), August 7, 1952.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
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Elgin County History

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Box 47, File 25
R5 S5 Sh1 B2
Rapelje, married one of the latter's ughters and in 1818, in partnership with his father-in-law, built a second mill. It appears om contemporary accounts that about this time the name St. Thomas was given to the village honour of the famous Colonel Thomas Talbot. Rapelje deeded a portion of his land for an Anglican Church. This edifice, named Thomas, stands to this dey as a memorial to the faith and initiative of the community's rly pioneers. In his later years Rapelje divided part of his property
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 47, File 25
R5 S5 Sh1 B2
Scope and Content
1 booklet-- "Elgin County History" by George Thorman and Ralph Parker, c. 1960.
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Elgin County History

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives4583
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
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1965
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Box 102, File 1
R5 S4 Sh5 B1
married one of the latter's daughters and in 1818, in partnership with his father-in-law, built a second mill. It appear. from contemporary accounts that about this time the name St. Thomas was given to the village in honour of the famous Colonel Thomas Talbot. Rapelje deeded a portion of his land for an Anglican Church. This edifice, named st. Thomas, stands to this day as a memorial to the faith and initiative of the community's early pioneers. In his later years Rapelje divided part of his property
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 102, File 1
R5 S4 Sh5 B1
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1965
Scope and Content
Elgin County History prepared by High School History Teachers 1965
Compiled by George Thorman and Ralph Parker
Brochure includes:
Historic Sites of Elgin, the War of 1812, Alma College, Prominent people and places of the area, Notes on Early Settlers, Port Burwell, Southwold Earthworks, Port Stanley, Selldon, Map of Historic Sparta and Jamestown
-includes short history on some of the towns in Elgin and other historical notes and facts
58 page brochure-typed
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Elgin Military Museum

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-2012
Accession Number
2015-09
2017-39
Storage Location
Box 117, File 1
R5 S3 Sh3 B4
material is Canadian, but some is from other countries whose military history has been linked at some time to this country's. Many of the most treasured relics have been gifts from private persons. The Reason ... . . . Since the landing of Colonel Thomas Talbot at Port Talbot in 1803, there have been few families in Elgin County who at one time or another have not had a father, son, or daughter, serving in the armed forces of Canada. Our area has a most enviable history in the defence of Canada and
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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2015-09
2017-39
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 117, File 1
R5 S3 Sh3 B4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1982-2012
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
A booklet produced to mark the opening of the Elgin Military Museum in 1982. Contains an overview of the mandate of the museum, Elgin County military history, and some of the museum's collections.
-"Public assistance bolsters military museum collection": St. Thomas Times-Journal, ca. 1983.
-"Great War pilots: Part three in a series: Young city pilot Norman Scott soon learned war could be deadly business", ca. 1983.
-Brochure, ca. 1985 (2 copies).
-"Scale battle to rage at military museum": St. Thomas Times-Journal, May 22, 1985.
-"Jumbo-sized myths are pure hokum", The London Free Press, September 16, 2010, relating to an exhibition showcasing Jumbo mmorabilia, at the Elgin Military Museum.
-Brochure: "The Elgin Military Museum: St. Thomas, Ontario: Coming September 2012: Project Ojibwa".
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Museums
Military
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"First Southwold Regular Baptist, 1821-1902 / Iona Station Baptist Church, 1903-1965: One Hundred and Forty-five Years of Service"

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1965
Storage Location
Box 267, File 8
(M3 S1 Sh1 B7 F8)
alterations and improvements, is the one in use today. Although it is over one hundred years old, it is in very good repair. In the community . The land around Iona was opened for settlement about 1800. in 1803, a young Irish Protestant nobleman, Colonel Thomas Talbot, landed on the north shore of Lake Erie, about 140 miles west of Niagara Falls. Granted this seignory by the English crown, he set about portioning it out to any who would. agree to clear away the dense forests of hardwoods and work the land
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
Box 267, File 8
(M3 S1 Sh1 B7 F8)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1965
Scan Resolution
200 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
(Three copies)
Name Access
Iona Station (Ont.)
Subject Access
Churches
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Governor General of Canada - Visit to Elgin County, 1981

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1981
Storage Location
Box 106, File 68
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 106, File 68
R5 S4 Sh6 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1981
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains various records related to a visit to Elgin County by the Governor General of Canada, Edward Schreyer and his wife in June, 1981. Includes press release, guest list, correspondence and invitation to a reception held June 26, 1981 at "Malahide Farms", R.R. # 1, Fingal, Ontario, the original homestead of Colonel Thomas Talbot.
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Historical Sketch of St. Thomas / Colonel Thomas Talbot

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1990
Storage Location
Box 168, File 18
R10 S3 Sh5 B6
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 168, File 18
R10 S3 Sh5 B6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1990
Scope and Content
Two typed historical overviews of Elgin County, ca. 1990.
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Newspaper clipping-Colonel Thomas Talbot

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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Box 103, File 43
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 103, File 43
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
Scope and Content
Newspaper article-St. Thomas Times December 12, 1891
Tales of a Pioneer-Colonel Talbot by Garret Oakes
3 typed pages
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Newspaper clippings-Colonel Thomas Talbot

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
Storage Location
Box 103, File 41
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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File
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Archives Storage Rm. 107
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Box 103, File 41
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
Scope and Content
Newspaper article-The St. Thomas Times October 27, November 3 and November 10 1881
The Life of Colonel Thomas Talbot–unknown author
31 typed pages
Picture of Talbot torn from and unknown book
-in corner it is stated Lith (lithograph) by Ralph Smith &d, Toronto
it is in colour with a sheet of tissue over top
original
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Newspaper clippings-Colonel Thomas Talbot

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives4785
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2007-11
Storage Location
Box 103, File 42
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2007-11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 103, File 42
R5 S4 Sh5 B2
Scope and Content
Newspaper clippings The Rodney Mercury, The London Free Press and The St. Thomas Times-Journal
December 1, 1954-April 21, 1982
Articles include:
Col. Talbot's Mill Stone Now at Pt. Glasgow Park, Talbot’s speech in 1832 classed one of best, Talbot’s calling of rally debated, West Elgin’s History Closely Allied with Colonel Thomas Talbot, and Talbot name cared deep on face of district by what was this controversial pioneer really like
all of the above articles are photocopied
"Talbot name carved deep on face of district, but what was this controversial pioneer really like?", London Free Press, July 10, 1971.
Name Access
Talbot, Thomas
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Newspaper/ magazine articles regarding historic homes

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives113821
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1996
Accession Number
2015-09
2017-39
Storage Location
Box 179, File 12
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-09
2017-39
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 179, File 12
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1996
Scope and Content
-photocopy: "the Homes of Colonel Thomas Talbot: Founder of the Talbot Settlemet, 1803: read before meeting of the Elgin Historical Society by Ella N. Lewis", no date.
-photocopy of a House Construction Contract, Vienna, 1850: "Specification of House to be built for Mr. Mulford M. Putnam", the contractor was Maxwell Hamilton.
-"112-year-old home recalls Woodstock's past", an article about the home at 84 Vansittart Ave., the London Free Press, April 24, 1976.
-"For Men of Affairs", by Elizabeth Ingolfsrud, Centuryhome, Feb.- March 1985. Gives an overview of some historic homes in St. Thomas.
-"Historic city homes have fascinating tales to tell", St. Thomas Times-Journal, August 19, 1989.
-"A golden oldie: Couple's search for home sweet home came to an end at 13 Margaret Street".
-an article relating to the Stafford House, written by Paul Baldwin, ca. 1990.
"The London Free Press: Our Architectural Heritage: This series features structures designated architecturally significant by London and area municipalities. Victorian Architecture: 205 Main St., Port Stanley (Payne House)", April 17, 1993.
-"Habitant House", Aylmer Express, September 6, 1995.
-"First historic designation north of Talbot Street: Owner wanted to assure preservation: The St. George Street home of Ray Galloway has been designated an historical site. He's flanked by Jeff Booth, left, of the Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, and Mayor Steve Peters", St. Thomas Times-Journal, August 31, 1996.
"The London Free Press: Our Architectural Heritage: This series features structures designated architecturally significant by London and area municipalities. Neo-classical style: 77 Metcalfe St., St. Thomas", September 14, 1996.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Elgin (Ont.: County)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Architecture
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