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All posts for the month February, 2014

Glengarry Historical Society Meeting of March 6 Features History of Munro & McIntosh Carriage Co. of Alexandria

The Glengarry Historical Society’s second program of 2014 will be a presentation on the history of the Munro & McIntosh Carriage and Sleigh Company of Alexandria by Dane Lanken of Alexandria at its meeting on Thursday, March 6, 8:00 PM, at the United Church on the Hill in Alexandria. The session is open to the […]


I’m pleased to be able to announce the March 6th program which will feature a presentation by former GHS President, Dane Lanken, on the history of the Munro & McIntosh Sleigh and Carriage Company of Alexandria. The meeting will start at 8:00 PM at the Church on The Hill in Alexandria and is open to […]

Lecture Re: “Glengarry and the First World War” Rescheduled to March 24

Robin Flockton is researching the subject of “Glengarry and the First World War”. His investigations will cover the entire second decade of the twentieth century. The objective of the project is to present a picture of life in Glengarry County in the period leading up to the War, and how the population fared during the […]