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 Thirtieth year of 2008. 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. 30 No. 1 Reflection – Seeing the Need 01/03/2008

Vol. 30 No. 2 ‘Its Hard To Be Poor’ in 1919 01/10/2008

Vol. 30 No. 3 Town Pump 01/17/2008

Vol. 30 No. 4 The Trolley Took A Turn 01/24/2008

Vol. 30 No. 5 An Interview with Daniel W. Hanley 01/31/2008

Vol. 30 No. 6 Spring Ice 02/11/2008

Vol. 30 No. 7 Cold Weather 02/14/2008

Vol. 30 No. 8 Eagle Harbor Schools 02/21/2008

Vol. 30 No. 9 Busy Road 03/06/2008

Vol. 30 No. 10 Designs for Death 02/28/2008

Vol. 30 No. 11 New Beds at Hospital 03/13/2008

Vol. 30 No. 12 Western House of Refuge 03/20/2008

Vol. 30 No. 13 Heating Stoves 03/27/2008

Vol. 30 No. 14 A Governor is Removed 04/03/2008

Vol. 30 No. 15 Myra Cook Gordon 04/10/2008

Vol. 30 No. 16 Emma E. Swan 04/17/2008

Vol. 30 No. 17 George Kuck, Founder of Kuckville 04/24/2008

Vol. 30 No. 18 Early Photo 05/01/2008

Vol. 30 No. 19 Albion Establishes Union Free School 05/08/2008

Vol. 30 No. 20 ‘Launched in Life’ About Birds, Weddings 05/15/2008

Vol. 30 No. 21 A Story in Preservation 05/22/2008

Vol. 30 No. 22 Kuckville Bridge was Abandoned in the Early 1930s 05/29/2008

Vol. 30 No. 23 Historic Markers Reveal Orleans’ Past 06/05/2008

Vol. 30 No. 24 Abandoned Terminology 06/12/2008

Vol. 30 No. 25 Quarrying Brought Growth to Murray 06/19/2008

Vol. 30 No. 25 Wedded A Second Time 06/28/2008

Vol. 30 No. 26 Tinsmithing 06/26/2008

Vol. 30 No. 27 And A Grand Old Time was Had By All 07/03/2008

Vol. 30 No. 28 First Electric Power 07/10/2008

Vol. 30 No. 29 The Rev. Dr. Charles H. Fluhrer 07/17/2008

Vol. 30 No. 30 Hardie was Newsman, Community Supporter 07/24/2008

Vol. 30 No. 31 Jeddo Chapel Shows a History from the Past 07/31/2008

Vol. 30 No. 32 John H. Stevens 08/07/2008

Vol. 30 No. 33 Launched in Life 08/14/2008

Vol. 30 No. 34 Wilbur saw mill a great success 08/21/2008

Vol. 30 No. 36 Father Sone Publishers of the Orleans American Newspaper 09/04/2008

Vol. 30 No. 37 Judge Edwin R. Reynolds 09/11/2008

Vol. 30 No. 38 Thompson Active in Community 09/18/2008

Vol. 30 No. 39 Rural Remedies 09/25/2008

Vol. 30 No. 40 Lime Kilns and Lime Mortar 10/02/2008

Vol. 30 No. 41 Drive Barn Appeared in Late 1800s 10/09/2008

Vol. 30 No. 42 William Glidden’s Story 10/16/2008

Vol. 30 No. 43 Kenyonville Covered Bridge 10/23/2008

Vol. 30 No. 44 Old Church Bell 10/20/2008

Vol. 30 No. 45 Lafayette H. Beach 11/06/2008

Vol. 30 No. 46 Apple Harvest 1905 11/13/2008

Vol. 30 No. 47 Henry L. Porter 11/20/2008

Vol. 30 No. 48 The Murder of Emma Louise Hunt 11/27/2008

Vol. 30 No. 49 Launched in Life 12/04/2008

Vol. 30 No. 50 Gaines Bicentennial Calendar 12/11/2008

Vol. 30 No. 51 Albion Academy – Grammar School 12/18/2008

Vol. 30 No. 52 The Christmas Goose 12/24/2008

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