Introduction
The Attawandaron
A Man Owns Land
War of 1812
The Land Owns Him
Rebellion of 1837
Bushel for Bushel
The Iron Horse
The Old Alma Mater
A Few Jumbo Mistakes
London's Resort Town
Cofferdam Disaster
Marquette & Bessemer
The Olga
Mitchell F. Hepburn
How Sweet It Was
Another Way
Foresight
Edisons of Vienna
John Kenneth Galbraith
Immigration Disaster
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The Edison's were given land in Vienna (known then as Shrewsbury) to establish a town. Vienna was once a booming town of 5000 but now has a population of 500.

Thomas Edison's father fled from Vienna after being involved with the rebellion of 1837. Had the rebellion not taken place, Thomas Edison may have been born in Canada.

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