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"A Lawyer Looks at Local History and Genealogy with Maps" by Duncan C. McKillop

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives170953
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Duncan C. McKillop Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2015-54
2016-20
Storage Location
C3 Sh4 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Duncan C. McKillop Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2015-54
2016-20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh4 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1987
Series
Duncan C. McKillop Collection - McKillop Family series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
A typed document titled A Lawyer Looks at Local History and Genealogy with Maps, written by Duncan C. McKillop in 1987. Includes information about property history, including the names and origins of Counties, Townships, Municipalities and Streets, the function of Land Registry Offices, Probated Wills and the Surrogate Court system and information about Colonel Thomas Talbot and the Talbot Settlement.
Subject Access
Land Records
Land Registry Office
Land Settlement
Lawyers
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Newspaper/ magazine articles regarding historic homes

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives113821
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1976-1996
Accession Number
2015-09
2017-39
Storage Location
Box 179, File 12
R10 S4 Sh1 B5
Museum / Archive
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
Documents
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