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 thirty-fifth year of 2013. 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. 35 No. 1 The Albion House 01/03/2013

Vol. 35 No. 2 Record Booze Haul 01/10/2013

Vol. 35 No. 4 1863 Report of the Poor 01/17/2013

Vol. 35 No. 5 A&P Store – Medina 01/24/2013

Vol. 35 No. 6 A Strange Dog Story 01/13/2013

Vol. 35 No. 7 History In Doors 02/07/2013

Vol. 35 No. 9 Schulyer Hazard 02/14/2013

Vol. 35 No. 10 Frank W. Mallison 02/21/2013

Vol. 35 No. 11 Paintings by West 02/28/2013

Vol. 35 No. 12 Jail Limits 03/07/2013

Vol. 35 No. 13 Phillip I. Brust 03/14/2013

Vol. 35 No. 13 Ruffle Shirt Hill 03/21/2013

Vol. 35 No. 14 Coldest Weather 03/28/2013

Vol. 35 No. 15 Jennie A. King 04/15/2013

Vol. 35 No. 17 Major General John S. Thompson 04/04/2013

Vol. 35 No. 18 The Bushnell Sextuplets 04/18/2013

Vol. 35 No. 19 W.G. Skinner – Boots & Shoes, Medina, N.Y. 4/25/2013

Vol. 35 No. 20 Two Poems by Joseph B. Achilles 05/03/2013

Vol. 35 No. 21 Albion’s Mrs. Ruth Curtis Wells 05/10/2013

Vol. 35 No. 22 The Medina Manufacturing Company 05/17/2013

Vol. 35 No. 23 Hart Hose Fire House 05/29/2013

Vol. 35 No. 24 ‘An Awful Discovery’ 06/07/2013

Vol. 35 No. 25 Elizabeth Harriet Denio, Ph.D 06/14/2013

Vol. 35 No. 26 Russell J. Waldo 06/21/2013

Vol. 35 No. 27 William U. Lee 06/28/2013

Vol. 35 No. 28 John Newton Proctor 07/05/2013

Vol. 35 No. 29 The Transit Line 07/12/2013

Vol. 35 No. 30 Gaines Grange 07/19/2013

Vol. 35 No. 31 Judge W. Crawford Ramsdale 02/26/2013

Vol. 35 No. 32 Lynn M. Burrows 08/02/2013

Vol. 35 No. 33 Pearl Coann 08/09/2013

Vol. 35 No. 34 The Bijou Dream 8/23/2013

Vol. 35 No. 35 An early county jail 8/23/2013

Vol. 35 No. 36 Judge Noah Davis, 1818-1902 8/30/2013

Vol. 35 No. 37 Dr. Charles E. Fairman 1856- 1934 9/06/2013

Vol. 35 No. 38 Dr. Phoebe R. Sprague, 1845- 1904 9/13/2013

Vol. 35 No. 39 Getting to know William Watson 9/20/2013

Vol. 35 No. 40 Old words seldom used 9/27/2013

Vol. 35 No. 41 John Cunneen 1848-1907 10/11/2013

Vol. 35 No. 42 Judge Gerald B. Fluher 1878-1925 8/24/2022

Vol. 35 No. 44 Clements bean planter 10/18/2013

Vol. 35 No. 45 Orleans County apples 10/25/2013

Vol. 35 No. 46 Hon. Edmund L. Pitts known as The Little Giant of Orleans 11/01/2013

Vol. 35 No. 47 George Shatuck Expert of penmanship 11/08/2013

Vol. 35 No. 48 A Not So Nice Prank 11/08/2013

Vol. 35 No. 49 Mother Ross 1860-1936 11/22/2013

Vol. 35 No. 50 John Bowles 11/20/2013

Vol. 35 No. 51 Webster’s Band 12/06/2013

Vol. 35 No. 52 County Clerk Newell 12/13/2013

Vol. 35 No. 53 Marc W. Cole 12/20/2013

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