Books

Title Author Year Description
A descriptive and statistical account of Canada: Showing its great adaptation for British emigration; preceded by an account of a tour through portions of the West Indies and the United States

1841

Contains information on Elgin County towns and villages in 1841

Documents Relating to the Talbot Settlement

1836

Documents by Colonel Thomas Talbot relating to the Talbot Settlement

Edward Ermatinger's York Factory Express Journal

1912

Full title, Edward Ermatinger's York Factory Express Journal : being a record of journeys made between Fort Vancouver and Hudson Bay in the years 1827-1828. With introduction by Judge C.O Ermatinger and James White F.R.S.C. Presented by J.H. Coyne L.L.D.

Emigration to Canada, the province of Ontario: its soil, climate, resources, institutions, free land grants, etc

1869

For the information of intending emigrants. Issued by authority of the government of Ontario

Exploration of the Great Lakes 1669-1670

1903

Ontario Historical Society publication "Papers and Records" on the exploration of the Great Lakes region by French exploreres Dollier De Cason and De Brehant De Galiee. Text translated and edited by James Coyne.

Five years' residence in the Canadas : Including a tour through part of the United States of America, in the year 1823 Vol. 2

1824

Book contains an alternative look at the Talbot Settlement in the 1820's.

Five years' residence in the Canadas: including a tour through part of the United States of America, in the year 1823 Vol. 1

1824

Book contains an alternative look at the Talbot Settlement in the 1820's
 

Historical Sketches of the County of Elgin

1895

Contains three stories related to Elgin County history by members of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute. The Country of the Neutrals by James Coyne, The Talbot Settlement by C.O Ermatinger, and The Development of the County of Elgin by K.W.

John Graves Simcoe

1905

History of John Graves Simcoe

Life in Canada

1903

A history of early life in Canada. Includes section on Colonel Thomas Talbot

Lord Elgin

1903

History of Lord Elgin of whom Elgin County is named
 

Ontario Historical Society Papers and Records Vol. 9

1910

Ninth publication of the Ontario Historical Society's Papers and Records series. Features articles on early settlement of the Thames Valley and the War of 1812.
 

Ontario Historical Society-United Empire Loyalist Settlement at Long Point

1900

Ontario Historical Society Papers and Records publication on the history of the United Empire Loyalist settlement at Long Point.

Outline of a plan of emigration to Upper Canada

1822

A guide to emigrating to Upper Canada.

Publications of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute

1900, 1903, 1911

Contains three publications by the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute. The Court Houses of the Century 1800-1900 (1901). Record of the Celebration of the Centenary of the Talbot Settlement Held A.D. 1903 (1903).

Record of the celebration of the centenary of the Talbot settlement held in the year of Our Lord 1903

1903

A publication of the Elgin Historical and Scientific Institute on the events and festivities of the Centennial of the Talbot Settlement

Ten years of Upper Canada in peace and war, 1805-1815

1890

History of early life in Upper Canada and the War of 1812

The administration of Lieut.-Governor Simcoe viewed in his official correspondence

1891

The Dear Old Farm: A Canadian Story

1897

History of early life in Upper Canada

The life of Colonel the late Honorable Thomas Talbot [microform] : embracing the rise and progess of the counties of Norfolk, Elgin, Middlesex, Kent and Essex, &c

1857

History of Colonel Thomas Talbot and the Talbot Settlement

The Province of Ontario: Its soil, climate, resources, institutions, free grant lands, &c., &c. : For the information of intending emigrants

1874

A guide to immigrants coming to Ontario

The Talbot papers

1908

The Talbot Papers

1909

Including those left by the Honourable Colonel Thomas Talbot at his death, his letters to the Honourable Peter Robinson, Commissioner of Crown Lands, and some letters wrtitten by him to the Hon William Allan.

The Talbot Regime: Or, The first half century of the Talbot settlement

1904

History of Colonel Talbot and the Talbot Settlement

To the inhabitants of the Talbot settlement!!!

1832

Notice by a Talbot settler regarding William Lyon Mackenzie's grievances. A precursor to the Upper Canada Rebellions of 1837.

Travels through the United States of North America, the country of the Iroquois, and Upper Canada

1799

An exploration of North America in 1799