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-sixth year of 2014. 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. 36 No. 1 Morton Since 1894 12/27/2014

Vol. 36 No. 2 William B. Dye 01/03/2014

Vol. 36 No. 3 Calling the Market 01/10/2014

Vol. 36 No. 4 Seeing Lincoln by Ziba Roberts Jr. 01/17/2014

Vol. 36 No. 5 Advertising Symbols 01/24/2014

Vol. 36 No. 6 John G. Sawyer 01/31/2014

Vol. 36 No. 7 Reminiscences 02/07/2014

Vol. 36 No. 8 Judge Bernard Ryan 02/14/2014

Vol. 36 No. 9 Thomas A. Kirby 02/21/2014

Vol. 36 No. 10 S.A. Cook’s Cottage 02/28/2014

Vol. 36 No. 11 Dr. Charles E. Padelford 03/07/2014

Vol. 36 No. 12 Carline Phipps Achilles 03/14/2014

Vol. 36 No. 13 David Hardie 1821-1896 3/21/2014

Vol. 36 No. 14 Canning product the ‘Very Best’ 3/28/2014

Vol. 36 No. 15 Trivial tidbits of history in the 1800s 4/04/2014

Vol. 36 No. 16 The year of no summer – 1816 4/11/2014

Vol. 36 No. 17 The Holly Scene 4/18/2014

Vol. 36 No. 18 The Famous Waterport Plow 4/25/2014

Vol. 36 No. 19 Clements Bean Planter 5/02/2014

Vol. 36 No. 20 The Albion Advertiser 5/09/2014

Vol. 36 No. 21 Albiom’s Court House Square, 1840 5/16/2014

Vol. 36 No. 22 Clarendon Lime 5/23/2014

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