Retired Orleans County Historian C. W. “Bill” Lattin produced weekly articles from 1979-1997, entitled, Bethinking of Old Orleans. These articles featured a treasure-trove of historical information about Orleans County since its inception to modern times. This page contains all articles written in during the first year of 1979. Special thanks to historian Frank Berger for clipping these articles from various local newspapers. We hope you enjoy reading and researching through this great resource.

Vol. 1. No. 1 The Role of the County Historian, 1/10/1979

Vol. 1 No. 2 Joseph Achilles, 1/17/1979

Vol. 1 No. 3 Courthouse 120th Anniversary 1/25/1979

Vol. 1 No 4. Daniels Jewelry Store 1/31/1979

Vol. 1 No. 5 First Elected Democrats 2/7/1979

Vol. 1 No. 6 Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Adams 2/15/1979

Vol. 1 No. 7 George Washington Cherry 02/23/1979

Vol. 1 No. 8 Second Empire 2/28/1979

Vol, 1 No. 9 Italianate 3/8/1979

Vol. 1 No. 10 Greek Revival 3/14/1979

Vol. 1 No. 11 Queen Anne 6/12/1979 (out of sequence)

Vol. 1 No. 12 Pullman Memorial Parsonage 3/28/1979

Vol. 1 No. 13 Stockschlaeder Musical 04/05/1979

Vol. 1 No. 14 Electric Lights 04/11/1979

Vol. 1 No. 15 Santa Claus 04/18/1979

Vol. 1 No. 16 Emma Root 04/26/1979

Vol. 1 No. 17 William Swan 05/2/1979

Vol. 1 No. 18 Akeley Fox 5/11/79

Vol. 1 No. 19 Cemetery Art 05/16/1979

Vol. 1 No. 20 Memorial Day 5/24/1979

Vol. 1 No. 21 Butterfield Cobblestone 06/04/1979

Vol. 1 No. 22 Parade of Brides 06/06/1979

Vol. 1 No. 23 Rufus Bullock 06/18/1979

Vol. 1 No. 24 The Class of Three 6/21/1979

Vol. 1 No. 25 Childrens Day 06/27/1979

Vol. 1 No. 26 July 4 WWII 07/03/1979

Vol. 1 No. 27 Medina Memorial Hospital 07/11/1979

Vol. 1 No. 28 Origin of Cobblestones 07/18/1979

Vol. 1 No. 29 John Tucker and Doris Craddock 07.25.1979

Vol. 1 No. 30 Largest Cake 08/01/1979

Vol. 1 No. 31 Kendall Universalist Church 08/08/1979

Vol. 1 No. 32 Gaines Sesquicentennial 08/16/1979

Vol. 1 No. 33 A Leonard Millinery 08/23/1979

Vol. 1 No. 34 Fancher Quarry

Vol. 1 No. 35 Pullman Church 09/06/1979

Vol. 1 No. 36 DAR House 09/12/1979

Vol. 1 No. 37 Frank Lattin 09/19/1979

Vol 1 No. 38 Albion Water 09/26/1979

Vol. 1 No. 39 McNall Funeral Home 10/3/1979

Vol. 1 No. 40 Board of Supervisors 1924 10/10/1979

Vol. 1 No. 41 Perfection Fruit and Vegetable Dryer 10/22/1979

Vol. 1 No. 42 Hulberton Free Methodist Church Fire 10/29/1979

Vol. 1 No. 43 Virgil Bogue 11/02/1979

Vol. 1 No. 44 Hurray For McKinley 11/9/1979

Vol. 1 No. 45 Albion Rotary Club 11/19/1979

Vol. 1 No. 46 Orleans Hotel Thanksgiving Dinner 11/21/1979

Vol. 1 No. 47 Last Orleans Passenger Rail 11/28/1979

Vol. 1 No. 48 House of Refuge 12/06/1979

Vol. 1 No. 49 George M. Pullman 12/13/1979

Vol. 1 No. 50 Andrew Wall 12/20/1979

Vol. 1 No. 51 End of Year Quiz 12/27/1979

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