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  • A Cry of Fire by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
        From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This set of clippings contains the six-part article A Cry of Fire, which ran from November 3 to December 8, 1976. It describes the history of ...
      From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • A Bundle of Many Things by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 11 Aug 1976     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This clipping contains the eleven-part article A Bundle of Many Things, which ran from August 11 to October 20, 1976. It describes a variety of factors ...
    Robertson, Mel, 11 Aug 1976   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • A Burford Landmark - What Next? by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 14 Jul 1980     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This clipping contains the first part of the article A Burford Landmark - What Next?, which ran on July 14, 1982. It was written in response ...
    Robertson, Mel, 14 Jul 1980   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • The Early Political and Military History of Burford, by Major R. Cuthbertson Muir
        This 1913 book by Major Robert Cuthbertson Muir describes the history of Burford from its founding up to the time it was written. Part 1 focuses primarily on the town's political history; part 2 provides a detailed military description. This book can be downloaded as an Adobe Acrobat Reader .PDF ...
      This 1913 book by Major Robert Cuthbertson Muir describes the history of ...
  • The Early Political and Military History of Burford
        Considered one of the most authoritative works on the history of Burford, Muir's work is still referred to by historians of the County of Brant.
      Considered one of the most authoritative works on the history of Burford, ...
  • View of the Burford Armoury, c. 1906-1908
        This photo shows the Burford Armoury, c. 1906-1908.
      This photo shows the Burford Armoury, c. 1906-1908.
  • Second World War Veterans from Burford Township
        This record is a compilation of photographs of Burford Township residents who served for the Canadian military during the Second World War. Those photographed are Karl McEwan, Edith Ryder, Joe Stefan, Frank Barnes, Kenneth Reavely, George Clement, Pansy Clement, Norman Tighe, George Hanson, Alice Hanson, George Luckhurst, Annie Stefan, Alex ...
      This record is a compilation of photographs of Burford Township residents who ...
  • Burford War Memorial
        Dedication Plaque: In Grateful Tribute to the men and women of Burford Township who made the Supreme Sacrifice in the Defence of their Country "at the going down of the sun and in the morning we shall remember them" erected by the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 543 dedicated June 11, ...
      Dedication Plaque: In Grateful Tribute to the men and women of Burford ...
  • Mary Miller Photo
        This is a black and white photograph of Mary Miller circa 1940 in her Canadian Army Medical Corps uniform. She is standing outdoors in front of a wooden fence, with a field and trees in the background. Mary Miller was the seventh of eight children of Franklin and Ella Miller.
      This is a black and white photograph of Mary Miller circa 1940 ...
  • Burford's Royal Occasions by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 7 Dec 1977     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This set of clippings contains the three-part article Burford's Royal Occasions, which ran between December 7, 1977 and January 4, 1978. It describes a variety of ...
    Robertson, Mel, 7 Dec 1977   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • Hymns Across the Plains by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 16 Jul 1975     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This clipping contains parts two to seven of the article Hymns Across the Plains, from 1975. It describes the histories of the various churches of the ...
    Robertson, Mel, 16 Jul 1975   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • Stores, Shops, and Sundry Social Spots by Mel Robertson, from the Burford Advance
    Robertson, Mel, 2 Jun 1976     From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for the Burford Advance and Burford Times on the history of Burford Township. This set of clippings contains the eight-part article Stores, Shops and Sundry Social Spaces, which ran from June 2 to July 21, 1974. It is a ...
    Robertson, Mel, 2 Jun 1976   From the 1970s through the 1980s, Mel Robertson wrote many articles for ...
  • History of Thomas Poole and the Poole Family
        This account was submitted to the Norwich Gazette by Jessie Poole, b. 27 Aug. 1897, grandaughter of Thomas and Mary. It has been revised for clarity with some recent research facts added. It was probably written in the late 1940s due to the reference to the telephone exchange being in ...
      This account was submitted to the Norwich Gazette by Jessie Poole, b. ...
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Military History of the County of Brant


This group contains records found in the Digital Historical Collection which pertain to the County's military heritage.