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image of Pioneers in the Queen's Bush.

Pioneers in the Queen's Bush.

by Fee, Florence A. (compiler).

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Florence A. Fee.. Very Good. Soft Cover. 8vo - 21.5 x 16 cm.; 110 pp. There is no publication date but author's preface indicates this is a second edition with line drawings added. This is the story of William Williams and Margaret Pearse Williams who emigrated from England and settled in Holland Township, Grey County, Ontario,… Read more
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Fact and Folk Lore, Highland Creek, Hillside, Port Union, West Hill.

by Spilsbury, John R.

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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 x 26 cm.; 112 pp. Privately printed, probably in mid-1970s. History of Scarboro (Scarborough), more spefically the communities of Highland Creek, Hillside, Port Union and West Hill. Maps and lots of photos. Signed by author on front free endpaper. Ex-library copy so the usual spine… Read more
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Curing Tuberculosis in Muskoka, Canada's First Sanatoria.

by Baston, Andrea.

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Published
2013
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Very Good
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9780992090319
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Toronto, Canada.: Old Stone Books.. Very Good. 2013. Soft Cover. 9780992090319 . 8vo - 20.5 x 26.5 cm.; 240 pp. Canada's first tuberculosis sanatorium was built by Sir William Gage in Gravenhurst, Ontario, after being turned down by the City of Toronto. Illustrated with many photos and stories, this is the history of a much-needed institution.… Read more
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Steamboating in Muskoka.

by Tatley, Richard.

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Published
1972
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Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket
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Bracebridge, Ontario.: Muskoka Litho.. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. 16mo - 16.5 x 22 cm.; 101 pp. Second printing. Tatley calls this "a condensed history of the steamboats in Muskoka from 1866 to the present time." Illustrated with photos and Tatley's drawings. Muskoka water system includes communities of Barrie, Burks Falls, Huntsville, Gravenhurst,… Read more
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Early Days in Muskoka.

by Boyer, George W.

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1970
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Bracebridge, Ontario.: Herald-Gazette Press.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. Hardcover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi - 161 pp. Described on title page as "A Story about the Settlement of Communities in the Free Grant Lands and of Pioneer Life in Muskoka." Boyer starts his history talking about Indian settlements, then focuses on… Read more
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Magnetic Muskoka.

by Grigg, Muriel.

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Published
1971
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Gravenhurst, Ontario.: Baxter Press.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. Hardcover. 096904402 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 109 pp. Muriel Grigg, nee Rogers, grew up in Gravenhurst, a small town in the Muskoka region of Ontario. These are her memories of that time, pre-World War I, illustrated with many photos of family and… Read more
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image of Three Eastern Townships Mining Villages in Quebec, 1863-1972 (Albert  Mines, Capelton, Eustis).

Three Eastern Townships Mining Villages in Quebec, 1863-1972 (Albert Mines, Capelton, Eustis).

by Ross, W. Gillies.

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Published
1996
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Very Good
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9782894440339
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Sherbrooke, Quebec.: GGC Editions, Collection Patrimoine.. Very Good. 1996. Soft Cover. 2894440332 . 4to - 25 x 18 cm.; 161 pp. First published in 1972, this is a revised edition. A history of the villages and the mining in the area, including a chapter on the environmental affects. Lots of maps, statistical tables, photos, references. Inscribed… Read more
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Muskoka, Past and Present.

by Coombe, Geraldine.

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Published
1976
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9780070823655
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Toronto, Canada.: McGraw-Hill Ryerson.. Very Good. 1976. Soft Cover. 0070823650 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; viii - 248 pp. A tour of the Muskokas with a lot of historical ancedotes, photos, maps, bibliography, index. Inscribed by Coombe on half-title page, plus laid-in is a book mark signed by her and a note written by Coombe… Read more
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History of the Shea's and the Paths of Adventure.

by Shea, Bert. (William Albert).

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Ontario.: Self-published.. Very Good. Soft Cover. 8vo - 21.5 x 14.5 cm.; (4) - 254 pp. No date or place of publication is given. A collection of true accounts and recollections set in the township of Watt in the district of Muskoka, Ontario. Illustrated with archival black and white photogrpahs. This book follows on after the author's… Read more
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image of The Heart of Emily, A History of Downeyville in Poetry.

The Heart of Emily, A History of Downeyville in Poetry.

by Harrington, Mary Milloy.

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Published
1986
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9780969247203
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Shamrock Publishers.. Very Good. 1986. Soft Cover. 0969247206 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 200 pp. Author (1903-1982) was a fourth generation descendant of Patrick Milloy, an Irish immigrant who settle in Downeyville, in Emily Township near Peterborough, Ontario. Through poetry, she gives an account of the history of the area and of the life of… Read more
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My Neighbor, A Study of City Conditions, A Plea for Social Services.

by Woodsworth, J. S.

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1972
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Toronto, Canada.: University of Toronto Press.. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. 0802918246 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xix - 216 pp. Introduction by Richard Allen. Part of the Social History of Canada series. Written in 1911, this is "a pioneering study of Canadian civic pathology and an impassioned plea for urban… Read more
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image of The Blood and Fire in Canada, A History of the Salvation Army in the  Dominion 1882-1976.

The Blood and Fire in Canada, A History of the Salvation Army in the Dominion 1882-1976.

by Moyles, R. G.

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Published
1977
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Very Good+
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9780887781698
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Toronto, Canada.: Peter Martin Associates.. Very Good+. 1977. Soft Cover. 0887781691 . 8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; vii - 312 pp. ". . . a fast-moving and fascinating account" of the dramatic history of the Salvation Army in Canada. Photos, appendices, footnotes, bibliography, index. A clean, tight copy. .
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The Mine Finders.

by Lonn, George.

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Published
1966
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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Toronto, Canada.: Pitt Publishing.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. 4to - 25 x 20 cm.; 237 pp. Preface by Thayer Lindsley. Each chapter is the story of the discovery of a different mine, most of which are in Canada, and of those who prospect, men like W. A. Richardson, Edward Carr, Robert Potter,… Read more
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image of While the Women Only Wept, Loyalist Refugee Women.

While the Women Only Wept, Loyalist Refugee Women.

by Potter-MacKinnon, Janice.

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Published
1993
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9780773509627
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Montreal, Canada.: McGill-Queen's University Press.. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1993. Hardcover. 0773509623 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xvi - 199 pp. Author "traces the story of Loyalist women through their lives in the American colonies before the revolution to their eventual settlement aroung present-day Kingston in Eastern Ontario." Footnotes, index. A clean,… Read more
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image of The Canadian Military Experience 1867-1967: A Bibliography / Bibliographie  de la Vie Militaire au Canada.

The Canadian Military Experience 1867-1967: A Bibliography / Bibliographie de la Vie Militaire au Canada.

by Cooke, O. A. (compiler).

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Published
1979
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Hull, Quebec.: Canadian Government Publishing Centre.. Very Good. 1979. Soft Cover. 066050359 . 12mo - 18 x 10.5 cm.; ix - 244 pp. Inscribed and signed by Owen Cooke on title page. Light wear on cover, bit of staining on back pages; a tight copy. ; Signed by Author .
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image of Winning the Second Battle, Canadian Veterns and the Return to Civilian  Life, 1915-1930.

Winning the Second Battle, Canadian Veterns and the Return to Civilian Life, 1915-1930.

by Morton, Desmond and Glenn Wright.

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Published
1987
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Very Good
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9780802066343
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Toronto, Canada.: University of Toronto Press.. Very Good. 1987. Soft Cover. 0802066348 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiv, (26), 328 pp. An examination of how the Canadian government handled returning soldiers from World War I. Photos, statistical appendix, footnotes, bibliography, index. Sunned spine, otherwise, a clean, sturdy copy. .
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image of Money and Exchange in Canada to 1900.

Money and Exchange in Canada to 1900.

by McCullough, A. B.

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Published
1984
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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9780919670860
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Toronto, Canada.: Dundurn Press.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 0919670865 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 323 pp. A comprehensive history of the variety of currency used in Canada from 1600 to 1900 with an abundance of photos, tables, footnotes, bibliography, index. Author was an historian for Parks Canada and a winner… Read more
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Fleecing the Lamb, The Inside Story of the Vancouver Stock Exchange.

by Cruise, David and Alison Griffiths.

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Published
1987
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ISBN
9780888945587
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Vancouver, British Columbia.: Douglas & McIntyre.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1987. Hardcover. 0888945582 . 8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; x - 277 pp. Inside story of a leading venture market, "fast paced, hard hitting and investigative, this book is full of tales about money makers, scams and scandals, as well as inside dirt about… Read more
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Contours of Canadian Thought.

by McKillop, A.B.

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Published
1987
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9780802066527
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Toronto, Canada.: University of Toronto Press.. Very Good+. 1987. Soft Cover. 0802066526 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xii - 163 pp. Collection of essays exploring a number of English Canadian thinkers 1860-1920 in the midst of a quickly changing society, such people as Daniel Wilson, educator and ethnologist; John Watson, exponent of objective idealism; William… Read more
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image of Ethno-Cultural Transition and Regional Identity in the Eastern Townships  of Quebec. (Booklet #13 in "Canada's Ethnic Groups" series).

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Ottawa, Ontario.: Canadian Historical Association.. Fine. 1989. Soft Cover. 088798116X . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 31 pp. Dark blue wraps with white lettering in a saddle stapled binding. Various statistical tables and 2 maps in the text. Three pages of suggestions for further reading at the back. An as-new and unused booklet. The shipping cost… Read more
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