Mr. Herb Allen Marks 86th Milestone,Thessalon, 1963


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Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Clippings
Description:
This is a newspaper clipping highlighting the life of pioneer Herb Allen on the occasion of his 86th birthday.

This article tells about Mr. Allen's family history and his work, first as a stone mason, later as a dairy farmer and someone who raised Percheron horses in Livingstone Creek.
Notes:
Mr. Allens' stone work included Thessalon's Anglican Church of the Redeemer, the O'Connor Block, the foundation of the United Church and the manufacturing of all the bricks for the Maple Ridge School.

The writer of this article, Thelma Allen, is noted as Herb Allen's daughter-in-law (married to Herb's son Dean).

This clipping can be found in the Gardiner/Allen scrapbook, 1700's -1954.


Date of Original:
March 18,1963
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
Gardiner/Allen scrapbook
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.28336 Longitude: -83.4999
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Mr. Herb Allen Marks 86th Milestone,Thessalon, 1963


This is a newspaper clipping highlighting the life of pioneer Herb Allen on the occasion of his 86th birthday.

This article tells about Mr. Allen's family history and his work, first as a stone mason, later as a dairy farmer and someone who raised Percheron horses in Livingstone Creek.