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Genealogy and Related Books for Sale - Ontario

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(1) Ontario - General
(2) Ottawa and Eastern Ontario (east of Toronto) and
(3)Toronto, Southern and Northern Ontario

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Inventory #
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C-12
Pioneer Arts and Crafts

Guillet, Edwin


1973; University of Toronto Press; soft cover; 97 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and sketches. Fair condition, covers are creased and stained, contents are clean.
$9.00
C-10
History of the Bettschen Family
and its connections
Genealogical Biographical and Pictorial

Bettschen, Gottlieb


1910; soft cover; 112+ pp. This book covers the history of the Bettschen family and its branches in Europe, the United States and Canada. First edition. Well illustrated with many b&w photos. The card covers are worn and chipped, the fold-out map at the front is chipped and a portion is missing and some pages appears to be water stained.
$26.00
C-10
The Feathered U.E.L.'s
An account of the life and times of certain Canadian native people

Montour, Enos T.

1973; United Church of Canada; softcover; 148+ pp; The author was the United Church Minister to the Six Nations of the Grand River and had both native and U.E.L. ancestry. Illustrated with b&w photos at the rear. Some minor wear to card covers; previous owner's name on title page - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
C-6
Agriculture Work in Ontario / Unsanitary Housing

James, C.C.; Hodgetts, Chas. A.

ca 1911; Commission of Conservation, Canada; hard cover; 58 pp. Two articles which were initially "delivered at the Second Annual Meeting of the Commission of Conservation held at Quebec, January 17th, 1911, and are reprinted from the Second Annual Report of the Commission". The Unsanitary Housing article is the longer of the two and is illustrated with a number of sepia photographs. Minor wear to the boards and a little wrinkling/chipping of the pages. Otherwise, the book is in good, solid condition and the contents appear to be clean.
$26.00
C-4
Loyalist Settlements
1783-1789
New Evidence of Loyalist Claims

Antliff, W. Bruce, researcher and transcriber

1985; Archives of Ontario; 3 pieces: 1: soft cover book titled Loyalist Settlements 1783-1789; 423 pp including surname index. This book constitutes "a complete collection of all the evidence extant which was heard by the two commissioners to Canada". Includes an index of names of claimants, witnesses and deponents. 2: Evidence in the Canadian Claims - Second Report Bureau of Archives - a collection of 15 fiche covering 1436 pages and subtitled Enquiry into the Losses and Services in Consequence of Their Loyalty; 3: Maps and Sketches - The Land - a large portfolio measuring 13x20 inches containing 20 pieces - illustrative maps and sketches on heavy card stock, many full page. Minor creasing to book covers and folio cases. Folio cases are tied with red ribbon which has started to fray; clean and complete.

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C-3
The Settlement of Upper Canada

Canniff, Wm

1978; Mika Publishing; hard cover; 671 pp plus a surname and a general index. Canadiana Reprint Series No. 1. Canniff's book was first published in 1869. Originally re-published by Mika in 1971, this copy is of the fourth printing. Other than minor sun fading to the spine, the book is in good, solid condition and the contents appear to be clean.
$24.00
B-19
The Cholera Epidemics in Upper Canada
1832-1866

Godfrey, C.M.

1968; Seccombe House; soft cover, 68+ pp. Illustrated with a couple of b&w photos, maps and charts. Some wear to card covers. The contents appear clean.
$9.00
B-18
The Roll of Honour of the Ontario Teachers who Served in the Great War
1914-1918

Wilson, Barbara M., ed.

ca 1922; Ryerson Press; hard cover, 72 pp. Ex-library with the usual stamps and markings. Solid binding; boards are worn and corners scuffed. The contents appear clean.
$26.00
B-16
Ontario and the First World War
1914-1918
A Collection of Documents

Wilson, Barbara M., ed.

1977; The Champlain Society; hard cover with dj, 201 pp + index. Ex-library with the usual stamps and markings. Solid binding; the contents appear clean.
$18.00
#B-10
The Settlement of Upper Canada

Canniff, Wm

1971; Mika Publishing; hard cover, 671 pp + index. Canadiana Reprint Series No. 1, with an introduction by Donald Swainson. Ex-library with the usual stamps, stickers and markings. Solid binding; some pen marks - otherwise the contents appear clean. Note: this is a heavy book which will affect postage.

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B-2
Chalk, Challenge and Change
Stories From Women Teachers in Ontario, 1920-1979


2006; Retired Women Teachers of Ontario; softcover, 325 pp plus index. Stated first edition. "Stories gathered from senior members of the Retired Women Teachers of Ontario capture the heritage and history of classrooms across the province from 1920-1979." Illustrated with b&w photos and prints. In very good condition.
$12.00
B-2
Hallowed Walls
Church Architecture of Upper Canada

MacRae, Marion

1975, later printing; Clarke, Irwin & Co.; hard cover with dj; 304 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos and drawings. Minor tears to the dj, contents are crisp and clean and the binding is solid. This is a heavy book which may affect postage costs.
$18.00
B-1
Pioneer Settlements

Guillet, Edwin

1947; Ontario Publishing Company; hard cover, 155 pp. Early Life in Upper Canada Series, Book 1. Chapters include The Glengarry Highlanders, Carleton County and Bytown, Peterborough County, Rouillé-Toronto-York 1750-1803, Colonel Talbot and His Settlement and On the Shores of the Detroit. Illustrated with b&w photos and prints. Ex-library with some markings, a few stains to the front cover, solid binding.

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A-22
The Feathered U.E.L.'s
An account of the life and times of certain Canadian native people

Montour, Enos T.

1973; United Church of Canada; softcover; 148+ pp; The author was the United Church Minister to the Six Nations of the Grand River and had both native and U.E.L. ancestry. Illustrated with b&w photos at the rear. Some minor wear to card covers - otherwise in good condition.

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A-14
Away
Maritimers in Massachussetts, Ontario and Alberta

Burrill, Gary

1992; McGill-Queen's University Press; hardcover with dj; 249 pp. The book is in very good condition.
$12.00
A-13
John Howard Crocker LL.D.
1870-1859

Keyes, Mary Ellen

1966; The University of Western Ontario; stapled book; 96 pp. Part of the Western Ontario History Nuggets series, this being Volume no. 32. John Howard Crocker was a pioneer in early Canadian physical fitness and in the promotion of amateur athletics. He worked for the YMCA for many years, and was manager of Canada's first Olympic Team (1908). Illustrated with b&w photos. Covers are scuffed and worn, but the contents are clean.
$25.00
A-13
Eighteenth Annual Report
of the Inspector of Prisons and Public Charities
Upon the Houses of Refuge and Orphan and Magdalen Asylums
Aided by the Province of Ontario, Being for the Year Ending 30th September 1887

Printed by Order of the Legislative Assembly

1888; softcover; 76 pp. Paper wraps have been removed, the contents are clean.
$25.00
A-13
Twentieth Annual Report
of the Inspector of Prisons and Public Charities
For the Province of Ontario, Being for the Year Ending 30th September 1887

Printed by Order of the Legislative Assembly

1888; softcover; 141 pp. Paper wraps have been removed, the contents are clean.
$25.00
A-13
Eighteenth Annual Report
of the Inspector of Prisons and Public Charities
Upon the Hospitals of the Province of Ontario, Being for the Year Ending 30th September 1887

Printed by Order of the Legislative Assembly

1888; softcover; 53 pp. Paper wraps have been removed, the contents are clean.
$18.00
A-8
Polyphony, The Bulletin of the Multicultural History Society of Ontario
Finns in Ontario

Harney, Robert F., ed.

Ontario
1981; Fall 1981, Vol. 3 No. 2; 120 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos. The covers are a bit worn and some pages are dog-eared. Ex-library with usual stamps and markings - the contents are clean.
$14.00
A-8
Upper Canada Trade, 1834-1872
A Study of the Buchanans' Business

McCalla, Douglas

Ontario
1979; University of Toronto Press; hardcover 230 pp including index. Very good condition and the contents are clean.
$14.00
#L 33
The Back Fifty

Bennett, N.D., Avis Walters, John Appleton

1966, Department of Highways, Ontario; oblong stapled booklet; 24 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos. Issued to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Department of Highways. Very good condition. Contents are clean.
$12.00
#000061
The First Fifty Years - A History of the University Women's Club of Toronto 1903-1953

Anon

York County
1953, Hunter Rose; Blue cloth with black title block and gilt lettering; 50 pages.
$15.00

Ottawa and Eastern Ontario


including Ontario, Prince Edward, Lennox and Addington, Frontenac, Lanark, Carleton, Renfrew, Glengarry, Prescott, Stormont, Dundas, Russell, Leeds and Grenville Counties

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Inventory #
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C-12
An Ottawa Album
Glimpses of the Way We Were

Van de Wetering, Marion

Carleton County
1997; Hounslow Press; soft cover; 153 pp. ""this "bloodless" liberation of Upper Canada saw 48 men killed and 89 wounded in a vicious battle that helped pave the way to Confederation""THis book traces the development of Ottawa from its earliest settlers, through its days as a lumber town, and on to its birth as Canada's capital." Illustrated with more than 100 b&w photos. Good condition, minor fading to front card cover, contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-13
tallying the tales of the old-timers

Finnigan, Joan

Ottawa Valley
1998; General Store Publishing House; soft cover; 270 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos and two maps: Linguistic Survey of the Ottawa Valley and the Ottawa River Watershed. Signed by the author on the title page. In very good condition - minor curling to card covers, contents appear clean.
$32.00
C-12
Prescott's Famous
Battle of the Windmill
November 13-18, 1838

Scott K.F.

Leeds and Grenville Counties
1970; St. Lawrence Printing Ltd.; stapled booklet; 40 pp. "this "bloodless" liberation of Upper Canada saw 48 men killed and 89 wounded in a vicious battle that helped pave the way to Confederation". Illustrated with b&w photos and sketches. Good condition, creases to card covers, contents are clean.
$12.00
C-11
Ukrainians in the Making
Their Kingston Story

Luciuk, Lubomyr Y.

Frontenac County
1980; Limestone Press; hard cover; 156+ pp. Builders of Canada Series No. 1. First edition. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Good condition, dust jacket shows some wear, contents are clean.
$35.00
C-11
Hurling Down the Pine

Hughson, John W. and Courtney Bond.

Ottawa Valley and the Gatineau
1965; soft cover; 130 pp. "The story of the Wright, Gilmour and Hughson families, timber and lumber manufacturers in the Hull and Ottawa region and on the Gatineau River, 1800-1920." Second edition (revised). Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Front card cover is creased; covers worn and a little soiled; contents appear clean.
$28.00
C-11
The Upper Ottawa Valley to 1855
A Collection of Documents

Reid, Richard, ed.

Ottawa Valley
1990; hard cover; 354 pp. First edition. Stated "Copy Number 0569 of 150 copies". Illustrated with b&w maps. Some uncut pages, some water stains, binding is solid..
$18.00
C-10
From Paths to Planes
A Story of the Claremont Area

Gauslin, Lillian M.

Pickering Township, Ontario County
1974; hard cover with DJ; 306 pp. The history of Claremont and the surrounding area. First edition. Stated "Copy Number 1913 of a limited First Edition". Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Good condition, dust jacket shows some wear, contents are clean.
$26.00
C-10
Churches of the Ottawa Baptist Association, 1865
Circular Letter and a Brief History of the Churches of the Association

Jones, Derwyn D.

1981 reprint; stapled booklet; 40 pp. Reprinted for the 56th meeting of the District Conference meeting in the Winchester Baptist Church, Nov 14, 1981. Good condition, contents are clean.
$12.00
C-9
Springtown Reflections
A Study of People and Time

Robillard, Irene

Renfrew County
2005; General Store Publishing House; soft cover; 178 pp, including index. Springtown is in Bagot Township, Renfrew County, on the Madawaska River, near Calabogie. Illustrated with b&w photos. NOTE: The CD is missing from this copy. Otherwise in good condition.
18.00
C-8
Over My Shoulder
An Anthology of Brighton Memories

McConnell, Peter J.

Northumberland County
1998; soft cover; 100 pp. Stories of Brighton characters, places and events. Minor wear to card covers, small bookplate pasted to dedication page, probably to cover up a name; contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-8
Hutton of Hastings
The Life and Letters of William Hutton, 1801-1861


Hastings County
1972; The Intelligencer, Belleville; hardover with dj; 258 pp including index pp. Illustrated with b&w photos; end papers are maps of the area. Gift inscription opposite title page. Minor wear to dj; contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-7
The Ottawa Valley's Great Fire of 1870
The Nineteenth Century Press and the Reality of a Great Disaster

Lanark and Carleton Counties
Currie, Terence M.

2009; Creative Bound International; soft cover; 110 pp. Illustrated with a number of b&w maps. "The enormous scope and destructiveness of the Great Fire are finally revealed in this book, full of vivid incidents and the tragic results brought about by the combination of human and natural forces that produced a hurricane of flame across the Ottawa Valley countryside." Good condition.
$12.00
C-7
The Renfrew Millionaires
The Valley Boys of Winter 1910

Cosentino, Frank

Renfrew County nd; Frank Cosentino; soft cover; 190 pp. The story of the "Renfrew Millionaires, a Stanley Cup Challenge team bankrolled by M.J. O'Brien, one of the resident tycoons". Good condition.
$14.00
C-6
The Ottawa River Canal System

Lafreniegrave;re, Normand

1984; Parks Canada; soft cover; 95 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Ex-libray with usual stamps, writing, stickers and tape. The book is solid and the contents appear to be clean.

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C-5
Harvest of Stones
The German Settlement in Renfrew County

Lee-Whiting, Brenda


Renfrew County
1985; University of Toronto Press; hard cover; 323 pp including index. Includes a list of German surnames in Renfrew cemeteries. Illustrated with many b&w photos. Some wear to pictorial boards - otherwise in good condition, contents appear clean.
$18.00
C-5
Life Along the Opeongo Line
The Story of a Canadian Colonization Road

Finnigan, Joan


Ottawa Valley
2004; Penumbra Press; large soft cover; 269 pp. Well illustrated with b&w and colour photos and some maps. Good condition, some wear to card covers, contents appear clean. This is a hard to find title.

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C-3
Robert Randall and The Le Breton Flats
An account of the early legal and political controversies respecting the ownership of a large portion of the present City of Ottawa

Hill, Hamnett P.


Carleton County
1919; James Hope & Sons; soft cover; 62 pp. First edition; ex-library with the usual stamps and stickers; Chapters include: The Grant, The Judgment; Early Settlers; The Sale; Captain John Le Breton; In the Courts; The Coming of Colonel John By and In the Political Arena. Binding has been repaired, significant wear to card covers; contents appear to be clean.

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C-3
The Sky Was My Friend
Songs of the Ottawa Valley

McCullough, Mary E.


Ottawa Valley
1942; Le Droit Printing; stapled booklet; 48 pp. "Mary was born on a farm near Navan, Ontario, about 15 miles east of Ottawa. Her family has lived for nearly 100 years on this soil. The eldest of seven, she was educated in the Navan public and continuation schools. Almost all her life was spent on the farm, but she was never robust. In November, 1940, she went to Ottawa and joined the temporary Civil Service. She died in Ottawa after a brief illness." Good condition, contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-1
Lennox and Addington Historical Society
Papers & Records, vol XV

Eadie, James A., ed.


Lennox and Addington
1976; Lennox and Addington Historical Society; soft cover; 129 pp. Articles include: Richard Cartwright's Tory Phase, From Fifth Lake to the Falls: One Hundred Years of Water Power, The Pearson Years: A study of Napanee in the 1880's, An Historical Sketch of the Lower Napanee River and Three Vignettes of Violence in the County. Illustrated with b&w photos; ex-library with the usual stamps and stickers; wear to card covers; contents appear clean; minor bumps to boards - otherwise in good solid condition - contents appear clean.
$35.00
C-1
Baltimore Memories


Northumberland County
1999; eighth printing; soft cover, cirlox bound; 119 pp. Baltimore is a small village in Hamilton Township, north of Cobourg. Black and white illustrations. Minor bumps to card covers; the contents are clean.

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B-21
Prescott Promenades
Three self-guided tours of our historic Fort Town on the St. Lawrence River


Leeds and Grenville Counties
2012; Lighthouse Press
soft cover; 80 pp. Photos and descriptions of 80 points of interest in the town including, Fort Wellington Barracks and Vicinity, Historic Downtown District and Heritage Homes and Churches. Colour photos and one map. Minor bumps to card covers; the contents are clean.
$8.00
B-20
Glimpses Glances Sideswipes of Dickinson Landing

O'Dette, Leonard A.

Stormont County
1982; self published
soft cover; 344 pp. Dickinson Landing was a village founded in 1832 and destroyed by the building of the St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project in the 1950s. Illustrated with many b&w photos and drawings. Also included are copies of some newspaper articles about the book. Some minor wear and scuffing to card covers. Contents appear clean.
$16.00
B-20
The Snedden Saga
From Lanarkshire to Lanark County

Snedden, Marilyn

Lanark County
1994; General Store Publishing House
large soft cover; 243 pp, including surname index. Stated first printing, July 1994. The Snedden family settled in Lanark County in the 1820s. Illustrated throughout with b&w photos, family charts and maps. Minor bumps to corners of card covers - the contents appear clean.
$35.00
B-19
Finnigan's Guide to the Ottawa Valley
Centennial History

Finnigan, Joan

Ottawa Valley
1988; Quarry Press
soft cover; 226 pp, including index. Stated first edition. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Minor scuffing and bumps to card covers. The contents appear clean.
$16.00
B-19
The Upper Ottawa Valley
a glimpse of history

Kennedy, Clyde C.

Renfrew County
1970; Renfrew County Council
soft cover; 255 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos, sketches and maps. Small stain to first page; front card cover is creased at spine fold; minor corner bumps. The contents appear clean.

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B-19
Ottawa Past and Present

Ross, A.H.D.

Carleton County
1927; Thorburn & Abbott
hardcover; 224 pp, including index. Stated first edition, limited to 150 signed and numbered copies - this being No. 140. Signed by the author above the number. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps - 6 of the 12 listed plates are missing and othes do not appear at the page #s listed in the List of Illustrations. Still a good reading copy. Some uncut pages. Corner bumps to boards and spine ends are a bit worn; contents appear to be clean.
$25.00
B-19
The Old Stones of Kingston
Its Buildings before 1867

Angus, Margaret

Frontenac County
1966; University of Toronto Press
hardcover; 120 pp, including index. Illustrated with b&w photos and neighbourhood maps. Dust jacket is chipped, scuffed, stained and worn but intact. Gift inscription in ink on ffep, which also has its upper corner clipped. The contents are clean.
$12.00
B-19
Walking in the Village of Rockcliffe Park

Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee

Carleton County
1982; Village of Rockcliffe Park
small stapled booklet; 56 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and drawings; map of the village at the centre fold, showing a walking tour. The contents appear clean.

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B-18
County of Victoria
Centennial History

Kirkconnell, Watson

Victoria County
1967; Victoria County Council
hardcover; 324 pp, including index. Second edition, revised and updated - the original edition was published in 1921. Illustrated with 20 pp of b&w photos and maps at the centre. The end papers are photos of the lift lock at Kirkfield and the lower locks at Fenelon Falls. Dust jacket is badly chipped and worn but intact. Previous owner's name in ink on title page and bookplate opposite. The contents are clean.
$16.00
B-16
Yankies and Loyalists
Bytown to Kingston in 1830

Welch, Edwin, ed.

1979; Bytown Museum; soft cover booklet, 27 pp. Historical Society of Ottawa Bytown Series 2. Black and white illustrations. The contents appear clean.
$8.00
B-16
Rogues' Hollow
The story of the village of Newburgh Ontario through its buildings

Stokes, Peter John, Tom Cruickshank and Robert Heaslip

Lennox and Addington County
1983; The Architectural Conservancy of Ontario Inc.; hard cover with dj, 200 pp including index. Illustrated with many b&w photos, drawings and maps. Dust jacket is chipped and worn. The contents appear clean.
$42.00
B-13
Harvest of Stones
The German Settlement in Renfrew County

Lee-Whiting, Brenda

Renfrew County
1985; University of Toronto Press; soft cover; 323 pp including index. Includes a list of surnames in cemeteries in the county and neighbouring communities in other counties where immigrants from Germany settled in the 19th century. Illustrated with many b&w photos and a couple of maps. Minor wear to card covers - otherwise appears to be in good condition.

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B-13
The Glorious Years
Peterborough's Golden Age of Architecture
1840-1940

Elliott, Andrew

Stormont County
2012; Borealis Press; soft cover; 323 pp including index. Illustrated with many b&w and colour photos and maps. Minor curl to card covers - otherwise appears to be in good condition.
$14.00
B-9
The Friendly Town that Grew
(A Reminiscence of Cornwall, Ontario)

Merkley, Eileen

Stormont County
1978; Union Publications; soft cover; 93+ pp. Illustrated with b&w photos, sketches maps. Good condition.
$12.00
B-8
The Story of the Lower Rideau Settlement
Merrickville, Burritt's Rapids and District

Martyn, Max and Virginia

Lanark County
1976; Merrickville and District Historical Society; small stapled booklet; unpaginated, approx 50 pp. Illustrated with b&w sketches and a map on the back cover. Good condition.
$12.00
B-8
The Diary of Thomas Nightingale, Merchant, 1881-1882



1979; Malcolm Wallbridge; stapled booklet; 26 pp. Detailing a trip from Prince Edward County to Winnipeg, Manitoba and further west. Published by his descendant. Good condition.
$12.00
B-8
From Where I Sit
A Living History of the Congregation of St. Andrew's Church, Ottawa

Lamont, Sheila, ed.

Carleton County
2003; softcover; 166 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. A collection of memories and stories of people of St. Andrews. Some creasing to covers - otherwise good condition.
$12.00
B-5
The County
The First Hundred Years in Loyalist Prince Edward

Lunn, Richard and Janet

Prince Edward County
1967; Prince Edward County Council; hardcover; 453 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings, documents and maps. End papers are maps. Good condition.

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B-4
A Hundred Years A-Fellin
1842-1942

Whitten, Charlotte

Ottawa Valley
1974; Runge Press; hardcover; 172 pp. This edition is a reprint of the 1943 book which David A Gillies, President of Gillies Bros. Ltd. engaged Dr. Charlotte Whitten to write about the company's history and the lumber trade. Good condition, no dust jacket. End papers are maps of the Ottawa River watershed.

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B-4
Ottawa
Past and Present

Roger, Charles

Carleton County
2007; soft cover; 124+ pp. This edition is a reprint of the 1871 book which was "a brief account of the first opening up of the Ottawa country, and incidents in connection with the rise and progress of Ottawa city and parts adjacent thereto". Reprinted by the author's great grandson. Good condition, one small nick to the spine cover. Illustrated with many 19th century ads at the back.

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B-4
J. R. Booth
The Life and Times of an Ottawa Lumberking

Trinnell, John Ross

Carleton County
1998; Treehouse Publishing
softcover; 176 pp, including index, appendices and a glossary. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Some wear to card covers - otherwise in good condition.

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B-1
Indian River Mills

Nickels, Nick

Victoria County
1975; Paddle Press; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approx 16 pp. Indian River Mills in the Kawarthas area. Good condition
$14.00
B-1
Glimpses of Osgoode Township
150 Years

Osgoode Township Historical Society and Museum

Carleton County
1978; Winchester Press; stapled booklet; 52 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos throughout. Ex-library, some damage to cover where library sticker was removed; contents are clean.

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B-1
Pembroke Centennial 1958
July 6 to 12


Renfrew County
1958; softcover; 156 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos throughout. Small tears, stains and creases to paper wraps, contents are clean.

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A-22
What's in a Name?
The Origin of Belleville Street Names

Carty, Julie

Hastings County
1978; Mika Publishing Co.; softcover; 59 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos throughout. Good condition.
$9.00
A-22
Belleville Centenary Flashback

Mika, Nick and Helma

Hastings County
1978; Mika Publishing Co.; softcover; 80 pp; Illustrated with b&w photos and drawings. Some minor discolouration to card covers - otherwise in good condition.
$14.00
A-21
King of the Rideau

Carroll, Catherine L.

Carleton County
ca. 1974; Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
softcover; 85 pp. A novel based on the life of Moss Kent Dickinson, lumberman and founder of the village of Manotick. Illustrated with b&w photos, ads and maps. Some wear to card covers - otherwise in good condition.
$8.00
A-17
The Ottawa Hunt Club
75 Years of History
1908-1983

MacCabe, Eddie

Carleton County
1983; hardcover; 173 pp. Illustrated with photographs and sketches. Previous owner's name and address on title page - otherwise the book is in good condition with some very minor staining to page ends.

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A-17
Pioneer Inns and Taverns
Volume Two

Guillet, Edwin

Eastern Ontario
1956; Ontario Publishing Company Ltd.; hardcover; 336 pp. First edition, numbered copy, being #91 of 600. Signed by the author. Volume two of this series covers Quebec, the Ottawa Valley and American Inns, with special reference to the New York-Buffalo route via the Hudson River and the Erie Canal. Illustrated with maps, b&w photographs and sketches and a couple of coloured illustrations. Sunfading to cloth covers - otherwise, the book is in very good condition.

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A-17
Perth Remembered

Shortt, Edward, ed.

Lanark County
1967; The Perth Museum; softcover; 176 pp including index. The history of the town of Perth in Lanark County. Illustrated with b&w sketches. Minor bumps to cover corners otherwise good clean condition.
$12.00
A-17
The Story of the Glebe

Leaning, John

Carleton County
1999; large softcover; 67 pp. The history of the Glebe neighbourhood of Ottawa. Illustrated with b&w photos. Minor bumps to cover corners - otherwise good clean condition.
$14.00
A-16
Pakenham
Ottawa Valley Village
1823-1860

McGiffin, Verna Ross

Lanark County
1963; Runge Press; hardcover with dj; 196 pp. Illustrated with maps and b&w photographs. The book is in very good condition with some very minor wear to the dj..
$16.00
A-14
Kingston General Hospital
A Social and Institutional History

Angus, Margaret

1973; McGill-Queen's University Press; hardcover with dj; 205 pp including index. Sixteen pages of b&w photos at the back. The book is in very good condition.
$16.00
A-14
Chalk Dust
History of Kingston Township Schools

Hogeboom, Alice E.


Frontenac County
nd, circa 1968; hard cover; 240 pp. Signed and inscribed on the ffep: "To the Honourable Flora of Kingston and the Islands Enjoy! A E Hogeboom" Also signed on the rear end paper. From the estate of Flora MacDonald. Some wear and stains to boards, but the contents are clean.
$22.00
A-11
St James the Less, Roman Catholic Church, Eganville
The history of a church, the loss of a landmark

McCuaig, Carol Bennett


Renfrew County
1995; Juniper Books Ltd; softcover; 104 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition, minor bumps to covers.

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L14-13
The History of HCMS Bytown Wardroom Mess

The Bytown History Committee

Carleton County
2010; soft cover; 100 pp. Published for the celebration of the centennial of the Naval Service Act, this is the history of the naval officers' mess in Ottawa. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. Good condition, minor curl to front cover.

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L14-12
The Old Stones of Kingston

Angus, Margaret

Frontenac County
©1966, revised edition 1989; University of Toronto Press; softcover; 120 pp including index. "Mrs. Angus presents the stories of some of the architecturally and historically important limestone buildings, and of their owners, and thus tells the story of Kingston from the landing of the Empire Loyalists in 1784, through its brief period as capital of Canada (1841-43), up to Confederation." Good condition, minor scuffing to card covers, contents are clean.
$8.00
L14-8
Paroisse St-Joseph d'Orléans
1860 - 1985, 125 anniversaire


Carleton County
1985; Comité de l'album-souvenir du 125e anniversaire de la paroisse St Joseph-Orléans; large softcover; 225 pp. The history of the Orleans (now a suburb of Ottawa) parish of St Joseph. Text is mostly in French and includes small histories of both English and French families who settled in the area. Illustrated with many photographs, lists of names and town plans. Binding cracked at pg 105-106; page wrinkled 216-217 and covers are worn. Previous owner's name on ffep - otherwise it's in good condition.

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L14-6
A Settled Place
A History of Knox Presbyterian Church

Hare, Alison

Carleton County
1994; Alison Hare; soft cover; 144 pp. The History of Knox Presbyterian Church, Ottawa. Black & white illustrations. Minor marks and bumps to card covers - otherwise very good condition.

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L13-11
Merrickville Remembers
A tribute to the men who gave their loves for our freedom

Lanark and Grenville Counties
2002; The Canadian Legion Branch 245 and the Merrickville District Community Health Centre; stapled booklet; 43 pp. The booklet identifes the Merrickville men who lost their lives during WWI, WWII and the Korean War. Illustrated with b&w photos of many of the men. Minor bumps to cover corners, otherwise good condition.
$12.00
L13-6
Embrun
au jour le jour

Proulx, Jean-Pierre

Prescott and Russell United Counties
2006; self published; softcover; 271 pp. Text is in French. Interesting dates and events in the history of this small eastern Ontario town. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition.
$9.00
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St. Mark's Story
Roman Catholic Church of St. Mark the Evangelist
Prescott, Ontario

Sergeant, Barbara

Leeds and Grenville
1988; softcover; 135 pp. A history of St. Mark's Catholic Church, Prescott, Ontario; numbered 833 of 1500 copies and signed by the author on the title page. Good condition, contents are clean.
$16.00
#L 50
Where the Heck is Balaheck?
Unusual Place-Names From Eastern Ontario

Dawber, Michael

1995; General Store Publishing House; softcover; 145 pp including index. The book covers and explains unusual place-names in the following counties: Glengarry, Stormont, Dundas, Prescott, Russell, Carleton, Grenville, Leeds, Lanark, Renfrew, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington, Prince Edward, Hastings, Northumberland,Peterborough, Haliburton, the Old County of Durham, Victoria and Upper Madawaska of the Nipissing District. Good condition.

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#L 49
Inside North Sherbrooke, Vol 1

Stott, Beryl and Barbara Griffith

Lanark County
2008; North Sherbrooke Historical Society; softcover; 115 pp. North Sherbrooke is in Lanark County. The book covers a number of buildings including homes, churches and schools and includes brief histories on many of the early families. Illustrated with many b&w photos. Front cover has corner bumps and a few marks, contents are clean.
$16.00
#L 34
Calabogie
Timber, Trains & Tourists

Robillard, Irene

Renfrew County
2009; General Store Publishing House; softcover, 175 pp including index. The author chronicles the past 200 years of life around Calabogie Lake in the Ottawa Valley. Very good condition and contents are clean.
$18.00
#L14
In Good Company, The People of Oxford-on-Rideau

Irving, Elizabeth, and Betty Cooper

Grenville County
1991 General Store Publishing House; softcover, 173 pp. A celebration of Oxford-on-Rideau`s 200th anniversary and includes photos and information on contemporary residents of the township. Signed by Elizabeth Irving. Condition is good.
$16.00
#000312
South Augusta and Its Environs: a Paper Compiled By Howard W. Warner and Read Before the Grenville County Historical Society, August 1st, 1964

Warner, Howard W.

Grenville County
42 pages plus 2 page addenda; text and photos of the South Augusta, Grenville County, Ontario area. Stiff printed wrappers; staples rusted - otherwise good clean copy. Additional copies available.
$12.00
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Highlights From McKay's History 1875-1975, McKay United Church

MacBeth, Madge

Carleton County
1975, Edwards, Margaret Bunel, ed., privately published. The history of McKay United Church in Ottawa (New Edinburgh area). 145 pp. Lots of photos and lists of names. Good condition - some uncut pages and a few minor tears at tops where someone has tried to separate them.
$14.00
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Leaving with a Red Rose - A History of the Ottawa Civic Hospital School of Nursing

Knowles, Valerie

Carleton County
1981; hardcover; 218 pp including index. A history of the growth of the school, the turn of the century institutions from which it evolved and the evolution of nursing as a profession are all examined in this book. Well illustrated with 16 pages of photographs in the centre; both book and DJ are in good condition. SIGNED by the author on the title page.
$18.00
#LSB
History of Cheesemaking in Prince Edward County

Ackerman, Gerald

Prince Edward County
1971; Picton Gazette Publishing Co. Ltd; softcover with orange card covers; 144 pp. Information on cheesemaking, prominent cheesemakers and descriptions of the various cheese factories in the county over the years. Lots of b&w photographs. A couple of chips and tears to the spine and some foxing on the title page. Contents are clean.
$25.00
#LSB
Old Newburgh Academy 1839-1965

Fluke, R.E.

Lennox and Addington County
1977; Mika Publishing Co.; softcover; 137 pp including index of students by year. The village of Newburgh is in Camden Township, Lennox and Addington County. Many b&w photos of teachers and pupils. Small stain on front cover and some sunfading. Contents are clean.
$18.00
#000010
Oak Heights Neighbours 1800-1950

Birney, Allan N.

Northumberland County
1985, Mika Publishing; Genealogy and family history of Oak Heights area of Northumberland County, Ontario which encompasses the north west corner of Cramahe Township, the northeast corner of Haldimand Township and the south west corner of Percy Township. 271 pages including a surname index. Soft cover.
$12.00
#000109
Index to "The County" By Richard and Janet Lunn

McGregor, Patricia

This is a surname index of the names contained in the book "The County" about the history of Prince Edward County. The book was printed in 1967 without an index. This index was created as a database and printed on single sided pages with lots of room for notation. 27 pages listing surname, first name (where given) and the pages on which it occurs. A great help for anyone searching their roots in Prince Edward County Ontario. Duo-tang folder.
$10.00
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The Hospital Story: Cobourg 1897-1980

McIlraith, J. Russell

Northumberland County
soft cover; 192 pp; The history of Cobourg District General Hospital from its beginning in 1897 to 1980. As new with minor shelf marks.
$15.00

Toronto, South Western and Northern Ontario

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C-12
A History of
The Aylmer Fires

Barons, Kirk

Elgin County
1979; stapled booklet; 30 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Ex-library with the usual stamps and stickers, contents are clean.
$12.00
C-12
Fiftieth Anniversary
1905-1955
Oxford North Women's Institute


Oxford County
1955; stapled booklet; 92 pp. Includes brief histories of the following WIs: Tavistock, Kintore, Thamesford, Braemar, Drumbo, Embro and West Zorra, Lakeside, Hickson, Brooksdale, Woodstock North, Brown's, Uniondale, Grace PattersonAnna P. Lewis, PLattsville, Princess Elizabeth, East Nissouri and Innerkip. Illustrated with b&w photos and many advertisements. Good condition, writing on some pages, previous owner's name on front cover, otherwise, contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-12
Rebellion in North York


Potter, Penny, compiler

York County
1987; North York Historical Society; stapled booklet; unpaginated - approx 20 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Good condition, contents are clean.
$12.00
C-12
Pioneer Days at Port Sydney


Muskoka District
2000; stapled booklet; 38 pp. Originally published in 1927. Contains stories from and about the early settlers of Port Sydney and area, written by the members of the Port Sydney Women's Institute in 1926. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Good condition.
$12.00
C-12
The Brechin Riot

Town, David

Simcoe County
2015; stapled booklet; 27 pp. It occurred in the summer of 1942 - "... a free-for-all that exploded out of the hotel bar and neighbouring dance hall that took a squad of policemen to subdue." Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition, some soiling to card covers, contents are clean.
$9.00
C-12
List of Post Offices in the County of Simcoe
1830-1967

Whitby, Larry and Michael Millar

Simcoe County
n.d.; stapled booklet; 25 pp. Includes a separate 2 page document with corrections to 31 Dec 71. Illustrated with examples of some scarce postmarks. Good condition, minor soiling to card covers, contents are clean.
$12.00
C-12
Newmarket Centennial
1857-1957

Luck, John, compiler

York County
1957; Limestone Press; large soft cover; 128 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and advertisements. Good condition, minor creasing to card covers, contents are clean.
$22.00
C-10
The Eastern Echo
Eastern High School of Commerce
Volume IX, 1936-37



York County
1937; soft cover; 120 pp. 1936-37 high school year book for Eastern Commerce, Toronto. Well illustrated with many b&w photos. The card covers are worn and chipped, the contents appear to be clean.
$32.00
C-10
Bruce County Historical Society Yearbook
1983


Bruce County
1983; Bruce County Historical Society; stapled booklet; 76 pp. Articles include: The "Boiler" Kincardine - 100 Years Old; Early History of Oliphant; Kincardine's Early Settlement; Down the Saugeen (Dunblane to Shanks Bridge); Christ Church - Anglican - Lion's Head, 1883-1983 The First Hundred Years; The Paisley Post Office, plus several others. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Good, solid condition, contents appear clean
$12.00
C-10
Pioneer History of Midhurst


Simcoe County
1975; Midhurst Historical Society; soft cover; 122 pp. Fold-out map at rear showing locations of some businesses and residents. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Card covers are creased, contents appear clean.
$16.00
C-10
Erindale at
The Crook of the Credit

Adamson, Jean

Peel County
1978; The Boston Mills Press; soft cover; 80 pp. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Gift inscription on title page. Card covers are worn, contents appear clean
$22.00
C-10
Kirkland Lake
The Golden Years

Brown, L. Carson

Timiskaming District
1972; Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources; stapled booklet; 15 pp. Originally published in the Canadian Geographical Journal, July 1969. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Minor wear to paper wraps, contents appear clean
$12.00
C-10
A Pictorial History of Weston


York County
1981; Weston Historical Society; stapled booklet; 62 pp. Well illustrated with many b&w photos. Card covers are worn and creased, contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-10
Trinity Church, Thornhill
1830 . 1955

Fitzgearald, Doris M.

York County
1955; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approx 32 pp. Well illustrated with sepia shaded photos of ministers, church documents and lists of church officers. Card covers are a bit soiled, other than a crease to one page, the contents appear clean
$14.00
C-10
The Great Church of St. Paul's
Toronto, Canada

Nunn, Norman A.

York County
1954; stapled booklet; 42 pp plus 11 pages of illustrations at centre fold. Well illustrated b&w photos. Some fading and dog-eared pages.
$12.00
C-10
"A Mill Should be Build Thereon"
An Early History of the Todmorden Mills

Darke, Elinor

York County
1995; Natural Heritage; soft cover; 116 pp including index and charts of the mill families. Todmorden Mills was on the Don River in the Don Valley in York (Toronto) and is now a museum. Well illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and maps. Good condition, contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-8
Memories of Van Wagner's Beach
and Parkview Survey

MacDonald, Cheryl, ed.

Wentworth County
1995; Parkview Survey and Van Wagner's Beach Heritage Association; hard cover with dj; 219 pp including index. Van Wagner's Beach was a school in the Parview Survey area of the town of Hamilton. Well illustrated with sepia shaded photos, documents, drawings and maps. Dust jacket is worn and torn, contents appear clean
$26.00
C-8
From This Year Hence
A History of Toronto Gore
1818-1983

Tavender, George S.

Peel County
1984; hard cover; 227 pp plus appendix. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and charts. Second printing (original publised in 1967), with decorative boards; contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-8
Saints and Sinners of Niagara

Baltensperger, Peter

Niagara Area
1982; soft cover; 103 pp. Illustrated with sepia shaded photos and a few b&w maps. Gift inscription on p. iii. Minor wear to card covers; contents appear clean.
$8.00
C-8
Street, The Man The Family, The Village
1873-1973

Manning, Mary E.

Peel County
1996; soft cover; 249 pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photos, documents and maps. Second edition; minor wear to card covers; Signed by the author on the title page. Contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-8
Yesteryear
as time goes by

Martin, Norman

Muskoska District, Chaffey Township
1985; soft cover; 226 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos, documenta & maps. Minor wear to card covers; contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-6
More Than a Century
In Wilmot Township

Historical Committee of the New Hamburg - Wilmot Township Centennial Committee

Waterloo County
1967; soft cover; 123 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and drawings; fold-out map of the township in 1861 at rear showing settlers' names. Some stains and wear to card covers; contents appear clean.

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C-6
Watford Centennial
1873-1973


Lambton County
1973; stapled booklet; unpaginated - approx 100+ pp. Illustrated with sepia shaded photos. Minor wear to card covers; contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-6
Guelph Curling Club
150 Years
1838-1988

Brown, Stewart

Wellington County
1988; cirlox bound; 87 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Some staining to card covers; contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-6
Walpole Township
Centennial History

Brueton, Rev. Kenneth

Haldimand County
1967; soft cover; 117 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Some pen underlining in text; previous owner's address sticker on title page; binding is solid.
$14.00
C-6
Historical Highlights of Wellington County

Mack, Hazel

Wellington County
1956; stapled booklet; 32 pp. Some wear to card covers; contents appear clean.

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C-6
Tricentennial Guide Book for Moose Factory
Ontario, Canada

Pugh, Lowell T., compiler

Cochrane District
1973; stapled booklet; 36 pp. Published to commemorate the 300th anniversary of Moose Factory (1673-1973). Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Some stains to card covers; contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-6
The True Life Story of David James Howard

Howard, David James

York County
1972; soft cover; 142 pp. Second edition. Howard's father emigrated to Canada in 1863 and settled in Markham Township. This book is the story of his life and includes some family tree information. Illustrated with b&w photos. Signed by the author on the title page. Small stain on front cover, chip in back cover and wear to upper spine. Covers appear to be reinforced with tape on the inside. Contents appear to be clean.
$14.00
C-6
Pioneers in the Queen's Bush

Fee, Florence, A.

Grey County
1974; soft cover; 110 pp plus index. Second edition. The story of dealing with the experiences of English emigrants to Canada - William Williams, his wife Margaret (Pearse) and their children who settled in Holland Township, Grey County. Illustrated with b&w drawings and maps. Minor bumping to card covers - contents appear to be clean.

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C-6
Peninsula Village
A Story of Chippawa

Bond, Ray Corry

Welland County
1964; Lindsay Press Ltd; soft cover; 100 pp. Illustrated with a few b&w photos, sketches and maps. Ex-library with markings. Previous owner's address label pasted on title page. Contents appear to be clean.
$16.00
C-5
The Changing Face of Toronto
A Study in Urban Geography

Kerr, Donald and Jacob Spelt


York County
1965; Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Geographical Branch; soft cover; 163 pp. Memoir 11. Illustrated with b&w photos maps (many fold-out) and tables. Good condition, some age wear to card covers, contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-3
"Olden Days"
at Moose Factory

Scanlon, J.P.


Cochrane District
n.d.; stapled booklet; unpaginated, about 10 pp. Written by the Archdeacon of James Bay. Illustrated with b&w photos; some minor wear to card covers; contents appear clean.
$8.00
C-3
Moose Factory
1673-1973

Arthur, Eric, Howard Chapman and Hart Massey


Cochrane District
1973; University of Toronto Press; stapled booklet; 20 pp plus approx 10 pp of photographs. Wear to card covers; some pages creased - contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-3
The Old Parish Church of St. Catharines
1796-1835



Lincoln County
1935; stapled soft cover; 34 pp. Published on the occasion of the Centennial of the laying of the Foundation Stone of the present St. George's Church; includes historical sermons preached by the Rector, Rev. George M. Luxton and the Book of Remembrance of St. George's Church. Illustrated with b& w photos and diagrams. Wear and some soiling to card covers; contents appear clean.
$35.00
C-3
The Welland Canal Mission

Gillham, Skip


Welland County
1983; Welland Canal Mission to Sailors; stapled booklet; 40 pp. Second printing (originally published in 1981). The book outlines the unique ministry that the Welland Canal Mission offered to sailors for over 100 years. Illustrated with b&w photos; good condition..
$14.00
C-3
Names Only But Much More
Number 1 Company, Niagara

Carnochan, Margaret and Mrs. E. Ascher


Niagara area
n.d.; Niagara Historical Society; soft cover; 73 pp. Niagara Historical Society No. 27. Not dated, but includes list of Society Officers 1914-15. Includes many lists of names - 1782-3 census of first settlers, 1783 Muster Roll of Company of Butler's Rangers, Farms in township no. 1 and many more. Wear to paper wraps - especially along the spine; contents appear clean.
$22.00
C-3
Frontier Community to Urban Congregation
First Mennonite Church, Kitchener 1813-1988

Good, E. Reginald


Waterloo County
1988; First Mennonite Church; soft cover; 160 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and one map. Minor wear to card covers; contents appear clean. /td>
$12.00
C-1
Madawaska Club
1898-1973 Go Home Bay


Georgian Bay, Muskoka District
1973; The Madawaska Club Ltd.; soft cover; 111 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and sketches. Minor bumps to card covers; the contents are clean.
$22.00
C-1
Niagara's Freedom Trail
A Guide to African-Canadian History on the Niagara Peninsula

Thomas, Owen A.

Niagara Peninsula
1999; Niagara Economic and Tourism Corporation; soft cover, cirlox bound; 72 pp. Well illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Minor bumps to card covers; the contents are clean.
$16.00
C-1
The Pioneer Days in Aldborough


Elgin County
1984; Aylmer Express Ltd.; stapled soft cover; 96 pp plus index. "Dedicated in Affectionate Memory to our Pioneers by Aldborough Old Boys' Association". Minor bumps to card covers; the contents are clean.
$16.00
C-1
East Wawanaosh Township
1867-1967

Centennial Committee

Huron County
nd, ca 1967; soft cover; 168 pp. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Includes two fold-out maps - one at the front and one at the rear showing property owners in 1867 and 1967, respectively. Minor bumps to card covers; the contents are clean.

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C-1
Aylmer
A Walk Through Time

McConnell, Sue L.

Elgin County
1981; Elgin County Library Board
soft cover; 87 pp. Well illustrated with b&w photos and drawings by Gary Radford. Minor bumps and stains to card covers; blank book plate pasted down on inside of front cover; the contents are clean.

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C-1
Memorial History of Shiloh Union Church
New Flos, Ontario

Train, Gladys

Simcoe County
1970; stapled booklet; 24 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Minor bumps and stains to card covers; the contents appear clean.
$12.00
C-1
The Elmira Old Boys & Girls Reunion
50th Anniversary, 1973
June 29-July 2


Waterloo County
1973; Town of Elmira; stapled soft cover; 98 pp. Well illustrated with b&w photos and advertisements. Bumps and wear to card covers; the back cover is heavily stained; the contents appear clean.
$22.00
B-21
Danish Settlers in the Canadian Backwoods

Engberg, Idun

Thunder Bay District
1999; Pass Lake Historical Society
soft cover; 106 pp. The book describes the author's experiences - emigrating from Denmark and settling into the Pass Lake Danish community, near Thunder Bay. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Minor bumps and stains to card covers; the contents appear clean.
$16.00
B-20
100 lat Polonii w Windsor 1908-2008
One Century of the Polish Community in Windsor 1908-2008

Rajski, Agata

Essex County
2008; Walkerville Publishing
hardcover; 134 pp. Translated from Polish by Frank Simpson. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos and maps. The book covers the general history of Polish emigration to Canada and the Polish community in Windsor in detail. Text is in Polish and English. Minor bumps to board corners; the contents are clean.
$35.00
B-19
The People of Hamilton, Canada West
Family and Class in a Mid-Nineteenth Century City

Katz, Michael B.

Wentworth County
1975; Harvard University Press
soft cover; 381 pp, including index. Illustrated with many tables. Minor scuffing and bumps to card covers. Some markings on first page - otherwise contents appear clean.

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B-18
Hotbed of Treason
Norwich and the Rebellion of 1837

Brearley, David



Oxford County 1986; Norwich and District Historical Society; softcover; 108 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and maps. Some minor wear to card covers. Otherwise in good condition.

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B-18
York Township
An Historical Summary

Boylen, J.C.

York County
1954; Municipal Corporation of the Township of York and The Board of Education of the Township of York; hard cover; 131 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs and a couple of maps. Good condition.

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B-18
Shelburne
Pictorial Essay


Dufferin County
1978; stapled booklet; 100 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photographs. Previous owner's name inside front cover. Minor soiling to covers - otherwise in good, solid condition.
$14.00
B-18
Cataract and the Forks of the Credit
A Pictorial History

Beaumont, Ralph

Peel County
1973; stapled booklet; unpaginated - approx 32 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Stuck in at the back are a couple of articles from the Toronto Star. Previous owner's name inside front cover. Otherwise, appears to be in good condition.
$12.00
B-18
A History of Streetsville

Manning, Mary

Peel County
2008; Streetsville Historical Society; stapled booklet; 24 pp. Third edition with additions by Tom Urbaniak. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Previous owner's name inside front cover - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
B-18
The Origin of the Names of the Post Offices of Simcoe County

Williams, David

Simcoe County
ca 1975; stapled booklet; 46 pp. Reprint of the 1906 original. Previous owner's name and writings on inside front cover, title page and page 3 - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
B-18
The Centennial Review of the Township of Tossorontio
1850-1950

Alliston Press Company

Simcoe County
1950; stapled booklet; 158 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs and many advertisements. Several articles on the history of the area are included. Some wear to paper wraps and spine, wraps have started to separate from spine. Previous owner's name inside front cover.

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B-18
Gold in the Porcupine

Barnes, Michael

Cochrane District
1980; Highway Bookshop, Cobalt; stapled booklet; 86 pp. Third edition. Illustrated with b&w photographs and maps. Previous owner's name on front cover and title page and signed on the title page by the author. Apears to be in good condition.

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B-18
The Book of Timmins and the Porcupine

published by the Lion's Club, Timmins, Ontario

Cochrane District
1937; magazine sized soft cover; 111 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs, maps and advertisements. Note - this book is not in great condition - while intact, it is heavily stained - particularly to the first and last few pages. However, it remains a good reading copy of a hard to find title.

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B-16
High-Light
Coronation Year Book 1952-3
Hagersville High

Haldimand County County
ca 1953; soft cover; 80 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos and advertisements. Card covers are creased and chipped.
$16.00
B-9
Fact & Fantasy
A History of Tavistock & District

Centennial Book Committee

Oxford County
ca 1966; Rotary Club of Tavistock; hard cover; 178 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos and a few maps. End papers are aerial views of the area. Some wear to boards and minor cracking of spine binding in places, however contents are intact. Includes loose list insert of subscribers inadvertently missed form the published list.
$16.00
B-7
The Road Well Kept
Branksome Hall Celebrates 100 Years

Robertson, Heather


York County, Toronto
2002; hard cover with dust jacket, 305+ pp including index. The history of this private girls' school in Toronto. Illustrated with b&w photos and includes a list of all Prefects. In excellent condition.
$18.00
B-7
Chronicles of The Church of St. Clement, Eglinton:
1891-1991

Lewis, Joyce C.


York County, Toronto
ca. 1991; softcover, 164 pp, including index. The history of this North Toronto church. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. Very good condition.
$14.00
B-2
Pelee Island
Then and Now

Hooper, Marion McCormick


Essex County
ca. 1967; stapled softcover, unpaginated, approx 110 pp. Signed by the author inside front cover. Illustrated with b&w photos and one map. Some pen underlining and notation in text, front cover is worn and soiled, solid binding.
$14.00
B-2
Early Days in Algonquin Park

Addison, Ottelyn


Nippissing District
1974; McGraw-hHll Ryerson Ltd.; hard cover with dj, 144 pp. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. Illustrated with many photos. Dust jacket is worn, chipped and a little soiled, the contents are clean.
$14.00
B-1
London Township
2 volume set


Middlesex County
2001; London Township History Book Committee; large hard covers; Volume I: A Rich Heritage 1796-1997, 606 pp; Volume II: Families Past and Present, 611 pp. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Both volumes illustrated with b&w photos and maps. In very good condition, but missing the slipcase. Note these volumes are heavy which will affect postage. To be sold as a set.

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B-1
The Tobermory Shipwrecks

Salen, Rick and Jack

Bruce County
1976; Mariner Chart Shop, Tobermory; stapled booklet; 83 pp. Illustrated with photographs, drawings and maps. Some sun fading to front cover - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
B-1
Now and Then
Still More Footnotes to Parry Sound History
Plus More Old-timers' Stories from the Lumber Camps

Macfie, John

Parry Sound District
1990; softcover; 171 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Minor creasing to card covers - otherwise in good condition.

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A-22
A History of Blackwell Church and Community

Phelps, Edward

Lambton County
1958; Blackwell United Church; stapled booklet; 54 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos throughout. Good condition.
$9.00
A-22
T'Aint Runnin' No More
The Story of Grand Bend, The Pinery and the Old River Bed

Fox, William Sherwood

Lambton County
1946; Wendell Holmes Ltd.; second printing, March 1947; softcover; 55 pp. Illustrations by Clare Bice. Signed by the author on the ffep. Covers are worn and soiled in places.
$16.00
A-22
The Story of Simcoe County

Drury, Ernest C.

Simcoe County
1961; County Council of Simcoe County; eighth printing; large sized stapled booklet; 28 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos throughout and maps on the inside front and back covers. Good condition.

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A-22
St. Catharines A to Z

Junius

Lincoln County
1967; St. Catharines and Lincoln Historical Society; large sized stapled booklet; unpaginated, approximately 75 pp. Reprinted articles written by Junius on his recollections of St. Catharines. These articles appeared in the St. Catharines Journal in 1856 and have been reproduced as written. Note the print is very small. Also included is a folded map of the town of St. Catharines in 1856. Good condition.
$18.00
A-22
Belfountain Village Church


Peel County
circa 2000; The Boston Mills Press; stapled booklet; 38 pp. The Baptist Church in the village of Belfountain, Peel County. Illustrated with b&w photos and a couple of maps. Includes lists of pastors 1849-1998 and members and adherents, 1885, 1935, 1985 and 2000. In good condition - contents are clean.

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A-22
125 Years of Blessings
1854-1979
St Peter's Lutheran Church (Rhineland)
R.R. 1, Delhi, Ontario


Norfolk County County
1979; softcover; 92 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos. Previous owner's name on Forward page - otherwise in good condition - contents are clean.
$14.00
A-22
100 Years With Christ For Christ
St. Peter's Lutheran Church
Delhi, Ontario 1854-1954


Norfolk County
circa 1954; stapled booklet; unpaginated - approximately 28 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Pages are a little age-faded, front cover is sun faded - otherwise in good condition - contents are clean.
$12.00
A-22
Bloor Street, Toronto, and the Village of Yorkville in 1849

Henderson, Elmes

York County
n.d.; Reprinted from the Ontario Society's "Papers and Records", Volume XXVI, 1930; stapled booklet with paper wraps; 14 pp. Some wear to wraps; previous owner's name in pencil on front cover and writing in pencil on back cover - contents are clean.
$12.00
A-14
Proudly She Marched
Training Canada's World War II Women in Waterloo County
Volume 1: Canadian Women's Army Corps

Russell, Ruth


Waterloo County
2006; Canadian Federation of University Women, Kitchener-Waterloo; hardcover; 200 pp including index. From the estate of Flora MacDonald. Inscribed "To The Hon. Flora MacDonald, with many thanks and best wishes, Ruth Russell, Canadian Federation of University Women, Kitchener-Waterloo". Also included is a letter from the author to Flora MacDonald thanking her for writing the Foreward to the book and a copies of a couple of newspaper clippings announcing its publication. Illustrated with b&w photos. The book is in very good condition.
$32.00
A-13
St. John-in-the-Wilderness Anglican Church
Perche, Ontario, 1856
A History by Neville Burke
1856-1972

Burke, Neville


Lambton County
nd; stapled booklet; 20 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Covers are and contents are clean.
$8.00
A-13
Township of Oneida
Events Occuriing in the Years
1820 - 1920

Senn, John


Haldimand County
nd; stapled booklet; 24+ pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Covers are and contents are clean.
$8.00
A-13
Cataract and the Forks of the Credit
A Pictorial History

Beaumont, Ralph


Peel County
1973; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approx 35 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Ex-library with usual stamps and stickers and some writing in pen on the front cover, otherwise a clean, crisp copy.
$12.00
A-13
An Early View of Guelph
a reprint edited by Hugh Douglass

Douglass, Hugh, ed.


Wellington County
1958; University of Western Ontario; stapled book; 19 pp. Part of the Western Ontario History Nuggets series, this being volume No. 27. Paper covers area bit worn, contents are clean.
$12.00
A-13
Western Ontario Historical Notes
Vol. XXII, No. 2



Huron, Middlesex and Wentworth Counties
1966; University of Western Ontario; stapled book; 89 pp. This book consists of three articles: The Hamilton Election of 1841: A Contemporary Analysis; The Town of Seaforth. A Synopsis of its Past and Present; and, The Parish Register of Christ Church, Delaware, 1834-1851. Covers are a bit worn, contents are clean.
$16.00
A-12
Directory of Brampton
1873-4


Peel County

1973 reprint; The Board of the Brampton Public Library; stapled booklet; approx 30 pp. A list of Brampton residents reprinted from John Lynch's Directory of the County of Peel for 1873-4. Illustrated with many advertisements. Good condition.
$12.00
A-12
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Napier, Ontario
and the Gaelic Settlement


Field, Mrs. Arthur

Metcalfe Township, Middlesex County

nd, ca. 1960; stapled booklet; 37 pp. Illustrated with a few b&w photos and includes lists of elders and ministers. Good condition.
$9.00
A-10
A History of Blackwell School
School Section No. 7 on the occasion of the home-coming, June 28, 1980
1912-1980


Lambton County

1980; Blackwell School Reunion Committee; stapled booklet; 36 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos and includes several lists of names. Good condition, minor bumps to covers. Previous owner's name on front cover and signatures of some students on inside front cover.
$16.00
A-10
Memoirs
St. Mary's Academy 1864-1977



Windsor, Essex County
n.d.; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approx 50 pp. Illustrated with b&w and colour photos. Good condition, minor bumps to covers.
$16.00
A-10
Strong Wind Blowing
MacNab in Celebration, 1979



Hamilton, Wentworth County
n.d.; stapled booklet; 60+ pp. MacNab Church, Hamilton. Illustrated with b&w photos and sketches. Good condition, minor bumps to covers.
$12.00
A-10
Scott/Sefton Negatives



Elgin County
1989; North Yarmouth Historical Association; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approx 30 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Card covers are creased, contents are clean.

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A-10
An Index to Canadian Patents of Elgin County
1824-1872

Binks, Patti, Tom Bonnano, Cathy Mihalik and Steve Peters


Elgin County
1981; Elgin County Library Board; stapled booklet; 13 pp. Lists by patent number, Elgin County residents, their location (village and/or township) in the county and provides information on what they were awarded a patent for. Front cover is date stamped, contents are clean.
$9.00
A-10
1870 - 1970
A History of the Purple Valley and McIvor Districts

Hambly, Lorne


Bruce County
n.d.; stapled booklet; 31 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Some wear to card covers, contents are clean. Letter taped to inside back cover.
$14.00
A-10
One Hundred and Fifty Years of Curling
The Fergus Curling Club

Nelson, Emery


Wellington County
1983; soft cover; 55+ pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Some wear to covers, contents are clean.
$12.00
A-10
Reminiscences of Niagara



Lincoln County
n.d.; Niagara Historical Society; stapled booklet; 61 pp. Stated reprint and second edition. Inside front cover includes Society Officers 1914-15. Minor wear to paper wraps, contents are clean.

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A-10
Street Names of Woodstock

Canfield, Mrs. E.J.


Oxford County
n.d.; booklet; 8 pp. A paper given before Oxford Historical Society 1932. Ex-library with stamps on front cover. Contents are clean.
$12.00
A-10
Historical Writings of Willoughby Township



Welland County
1967; stapled booklet; 48 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Some wear to card covers, contents are clean.
$14.00
A-9
Lincoln
The Story of an Ontario Town

Rannie, William F.


Lincoln County
1974; William F. Rannie; hard cover with dj; 349 pp plus index. Illustrated with b&w photos and maps. Some foxing to page ends, contents are clean.
$12.00
A-9
Names in Lincoln
A Study of street, road and other names in an Ontario town

Rannie, William F.


Lincoln County 1975; William F. Rannie; stapled booklet; 36 pp. Origins of names in the town of Lincoln. Good condition
$6.00
A-9
Stone from the Mountain
Stories of Grimsby and Lincoln

Rannie, William F.


Lincoln County 1987; William F. Rannie and Grimsby Historical Society; softcover; 148 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition
$9.00
A-9
Early Life and Times in the Twenty
including the Life and Legacy of Samuel Fry



Lincoln County 2007; Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario; softcover; 84 pp. Canadian-German Folklore Series, Volume 18. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition
$12.00
A-8
Directory, County of Wellington
1871-2


Wellington County
1976; softcover, 238 pp. This is a reprint of the original Loomis directory. Lists of residents by town and village and includes a brief description of each location. The covers are a bit worn and some pages are dog-eared and the binding is beginning to crack in the centre. Ex-library with usual stamps and markings - the contents are clean.
$16.00
A-8
The Torch Still Burns, The First 100 Years
St. Paul's United Church, Sarnia, Ontario

Milner, John

Lambton County
ca. 1990; 207 pp plus index. Illustrated with many b&w photos. The history of the church's first 100 years. The contents are clean.
$22.00
A-6
Auditor's Report
of the Receipts and Expenditures of the Township of Dawn
for the year 1920

Brown, John and James Skinner

Lambton County
1921; stapled booklet; 42 pp. Lists of receipts and expenditures for the year. These lists include the names of many residents. The card covers are a bit worn - the contents are clean.
$12.00
A-6
Auditor's Report
of the Receipts and Expenditures of the Township of Dawn
for the year 1927

Brown, John and James Skinner

Lambton County
1928; stapled booklet; 46 pp. Lists of receipts and expenditures for the year. These lists include the names of many residents. The card covers are a bit worn - the contents are clean.
$12.00
A-6
Norfolk Place Names

Johnson, Henry Smith

Norfolk County
1934; Norfolk Historical Society; stapled booklet; 15 pp. First edition. Includes a map of the county, a photograph of the author and brief historical descriptions of various locations in the county. Scuffing and age wear to covers and a small tear to the bottom of the pages, not affecting the text. Previous owner's name on front cover - the contents are clean.
$18.00
A-6
Norfolk Place Names

Johnson, Henry Smith

Norfolk County
1959; Norfolk Historical Society; stapled booklet; 14 pp. Second printing. Includes a photograph of the author and brief historical descriptions of various locations in the county. Scuffing and age wear to covers - some ink underlining in the text. Previous owner's name on front cover.
$16.00
A-3
Our Living Heritage
The Glory of the Nipigon

Kelso, John R.M. and James W. Demers

1993; Mill Creek; soft cover; 168 pp. The history of the Lake Nipigon area in Northern Ontario. Black and white illustrations and maps. Minor scuffing and creasing to card covers - the contents are clean.
$9.00
A-1
Annals of the Forty, No. 3
Loyalist and Pioneer Families of West Lincoln
1783-1833

Powell, Janet, compiler

Lincoln County
1963 reprint; Grimsby Historical Society; soft cover; 71 pp. Volume No. 3 covers family names from Adair to Burkholder. Minor wear to covers and some pencil underlining - otherwise in good condition.

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A-1
Annals of the Forty, No. 6
Loyalist and Pioneer Families of West Lincoln
1783-1833

Powell, Janet, compiler

Lincoln County
1965 revised and reprinted; Grimsby Historical Society; soft cover; 90 pp. Volume No. 6 covers family names from Lambert to Nelles. Minor wear to covers and some pencil and ink notations - otherwise in good condition.

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A-1
The Baxters' of Bertie
A genealogical history of the first Baxters' in the Niagara District and their descendants

McNabb, Kay and Mary Butler

Niagara District
1986; stapled booklet; 74 pp including surname index. This book covers eight generations of the Baxter Family which settled in Bertie Township in 1783. Minor wear to covers - otherwise in good condition.
$22.00
A-1
The British Occupation of the Niagara Frontier
1759-1796

Strach, Stephen G.

Niagara Frontier
1976 reprint; The Lundy's Lane Historical Society; stapled booklet; 28 pp. "... an authoritative account of a period of Canadian history which has been sorely neglected by historians past and present." Brief descriptions of the British units on the Niagara Frontier, with their movements noted by year and location. Also included is a list of British Officers in Command at Fort Niagara 1759-1796. Minor wear to covers - otherwise in good condition, contents are clean.
$12.00
A-1
Meadowvale & Churchville
A History

Cook, William E.

Peel County
1975; Boston Mills Press; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approximately 34 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs and a map. Ex-library with the usual stamps and stickers. Minor wear to covers - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
A-1
Cook's History of Inglewood

Cook, William E.

Peel County
1975; Boston Mills Press; stapled booklet; unpaginated, approximately 28 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs and maps. Ex-library with the usual stamps and stickers. Minor wear to covers - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
A-1
The Story of Kettleby


King Township, York County
nd; J.M. Walton; stapled booklet; 28 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Minor wear to covers - otherwise in good condition.
$14.00
A-1
A History of St. Paul's United Church
1877-1977
Walkerton, Ontario

Tait, Marion, compiler

Bruce County
ca 1977; stapled booklet; 76 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Minor wear to covers - otherwise in good condition.
$16.00
A-1
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
1873-1973
Centennial


Watford, Lambton County
1973; small oblong booklet; unpaginated, approximately 23 single-sided pp. This little booklet outlines the history of the church and includes a number of old sepia coloured photographs. In good condition.
$12.00
A-1
The Wardens, Councillors, Parliamentary Representatives, Judicial Officers and County Officials
of the County of Lambton
for 100 Years from 1849-1949

Huey, John A.

Lambton County
ca 1950; stapled booklet; 111 pp. Contains a brief history of Lambton County descriptions of the townships and villages and short bios and photos of those who served as wardens, clerks, judges and solicitors. Also includes are lists of council members, parliamentary representatives. A great reource for county research. The compiler, John Huey was the County Clerk. In good condition, some pen edits in the text and the pages are age coloured.
$18.00
A-1
Descendants of Henry B. Steckle

Weber, Eldon D.

Waterloo County
1967; stapled booklet; unpaginated, 39 pp. This little booklet outlines the history of the family of Henry Steckle and Lidia Shantz and was compiled by a grandson. Many b&w photos plus a fold-out family tree at the back. Ex-library copy with the usual stamps. Contents are clean.
$12.00
A-1
Baldoon
Lord Selkirk's Settlement in Upper Canada

MacKenzie, A.E.D.

Kent County
1978; soft cover; 84 pp. This book describes the settlement of Lord Selkirk's community Baldoon and it's successes and failures. Fold-out map of Wallaceburg at the back. In good condition.
$14.00
A-1
These One Hundred Years
Strathroy United Church, 1879-1979

Barrett, Rev. John B.

Middlesex County
ca 1979; stapled booklet; 80 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Minor wear to covers and pp 37-44 are loose from the staples. Previous owners' names on the title page - otherwise in good condition.
$12.00
A-1
Almost a Century
St. Andrews United Church, London, Canada 1833-1930


Middlesex County
ca 1930; soft cover; 59 pp. This little book was published to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of the dedication of St. Andrews Church, October 31st, 1869. Illustrated with b&w photos. The binding is cracked and the title page has been clipped.
$12.00
L14-20
English Bloods
In the Backwoods of Muskoka, 1878

de la Fosse, Frederick; edited by Scott D. Shipman

Muskoka
2004; Natural Heritage Books; soft cover; 207 pp. Originally published in 1930, this new edition "is annotated, illustrated with archival photographs and extensively augmented with additional background on this period in Ontario's history". Minor bumps to card covers - otherwise in very good condition, contents are clean.
$12.00
L14-20
Catholic Education in Dufferin Peel
A Story Worth Telling

Finnigan, Joan

Peel County
nd; Dufferin Peel Roman Catholic Separate School Board; hard cover with dust jacket; 181 pp. A chronology of education milestones in Dufferin Peel. Illustrated with b&w photos, some drawings and maps. In good condition, contents are clean.
$16.00
L14-14
Historic Silver Islet

Dyke, Gertrude (Woodside)

Thunder Bay District
1973; Scott & sons, sixth printing of the 1964 original; stapled booklet, 16 pp. The history of Silver Islet which is in the Thunder Bay District of Northern Ontario. A few photos and one map which identifies various buildings and points of interest. Good condition, minor scuffing to card covers, contents are clean.
$8.00
L14-14
Ball's Falls Conservation Area
Scenic and Historic Heritage

Goldring, Francis, chairman

Lincoln County
1972; Advance Printing Ltd; stapled booklet, 27 pp. "The Ball's Falls Conservation Area consists of 179 acres on the Twenty Mile Creek atop, and below, the Niagara Escarpment, immediately west of Jordan" (Lincoln County). Well illustrated with photos and 2 maps. Good condition, minor scuffing to card covers, contents are clean.
$12.00
L14-12
The Western District
Essex County Historical Society - Occasional Papers No. 2

Pryke, K.G. and L.L Kulisek, eds.

Essex County
1983; Commercial Printing Co.; 195 pp. A series of essays resulting from the 1979 Western District Conference, University of Windsor. Well illustrated with photos, tables and maps. Good condition, minor scuffing to card covers, contents are clean.
$16.00
L14-7
The Story of Oakville Harbour

Brimacombe, Philip

Halton County
1975; Oakville Historical Society / Boston Mills Press; soft cover booklet; unpaginated - approx 40 pp. End papers are maps, many black & white photographs throughout. Some light soiling to card covers - otherwise, good condition.
$14.00
L14-4
Just a Larger Family
Letters of Marie Williamson from the Canadian Home Front 1940-1944

Williamson, Marie F. and Tom Sharp, eds

2011; Wilfred Laurier University Press; softcover; 378 pp including index. This book is a compilation of letters sent by Marie Williamson to the mother of 3 brothers (surname Sharp) who were sent from England to Toronto, Canada to live during WW II. The boys' mother saved the letters and they are the focus of this interesting book which gives us a glimpse of wartime life in Toronto. Contains geneological data on the Williamson and Sharp families. Ex library with stamp at rear, contents are crisp and clean.
$14.00
L14-3
The Story of Fairbank Oil
Four Generations of the Family Producing Oil Longer than Anyone in the World

McGee, Patricia

Lambton County
2004; Words Unlimited Inc.; softcover; 201 pp including index. Fairbank Oil was in Petrolia, Lambton County. Includes midway, a fold out chart of the Fairbank family tree. Minor wear to covers, contents are clean.
$12.00
L14-3
The Presbytery of Hamilton: 1836-1967

Bailey, Campbell, Palmer, Schissler et al

1967; softcover; 148 pp. Each congregation in the Presbytery submitted their history as part of a 1967 centennial project. Includes a map of the Presbytery of Hamilton and several pages of b&w photos, mostly of churches. Minor wear to covers, contents are clean.
$32.00
8644
The Good Years
A History of the Commercial Fishing Industry on Lake Erie

Prothero, Frank

1973; Mika Publishing; hard cover with dj; 160 pp. including index. Illustrated with b&w photos and graphs. Good condition.
$25.00
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Loyal Orange County Lodge of Toronto
Official Program Directory


York County
1938; softcover; unpaginated, 70+ pp. Many advertisements from local businesses, some photographs of prominent LOL members, many lists of names of executives of various chapters. Covers are torn along edges and spine.

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#L 53
Souvenir Year Book
12th of July Programme at Kew Beach

The County Orange Lodge of Toronto

York County
1946; softcover stapled booklet; 48 pp. The book includes many advertisements from local businesses, some photographs, a directory of Lodges and names of executives, route of the parade and a few articles. The paper covers are stained and worn. The newsprint pages are clean, however the centrefold parade route has come free of the staples.

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#L 50
Come to the Fair
A History of the Great Northern Exhibition 1855-2005

Cruickshank, Marie

Simcoe County
2005; Collingwood Agricultural Society; softcover; 55 pp. Includes a list and many photos of GNE Presidents and a list of Executive Members from 1855 to 2005. Illustrated with b&w photos, newspaper articles, advertisements. Good condition.
$9.00
#L 43
Trail of the Slate
A History of Early Education in Waterloo County 1802-1912

Johnston, Mary A.

Waterloo County
1975; self published?; softcover; 109 pp plus bibliography and appendices. Includes many photographs. Some wear and creases to card covers, contents are clean and in good condition. Inscribed, signed and dated by the author on the Foreword page.
$22.00
#L24
Camping in the Muskoka Region
A Story of Algonquin Park

Dickson James

Muskoka District
1960 reprint of the 1886 edition; Ontario Department of Lands and Forests; hardcover with DJ; 164 pp. Includes an introduction by Leslie Frost "Prime Minister of Ontario", a "With the Compliments of" card from The Hoinourable J. W. Spooner, Minister of Lands and Forests, six full page photo illustrations and a large fold-out map at the back "Canoe Routes by James Dickson P.L.S. 1886". Chips and tears to DJ - otherwise in good condition. Contents are clean.
$28.00
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Joe Lake
Reminiscences of an Algonquin Park Ranger's Daughter

Wright, H. Eleanor (Mooney)

Muskoka District
1999; large softcover; 125 pp. Illustrated with many b&w photos and a few maps. Card covers have a few creases - otherwise in good condition. Contents are clean.
$16.00
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A History of Wilson Lodge, A.F. & A.M., NO. 86, Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario - The First One Hundred Years 1857-1957

Maxwell, G. Dean

c. 1957; hardcover; 63 pp. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. A history of the formation of this Masonic lodge and its progress during its first 100 years. Contains copies of early documents, many photographs and biographies of some prominent members; also a list of all the officers of Wilson Lodge 1857-1957. Good condition with some minor marks and bumps to covers; binding is solid and contents are clean.
$95.00
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More Than a Century in Wilmot Township

Waterloo County
1967, Historical Committee of the New Hamburg - Wilmot Township Centennial Committee. Softcover with blue card covers; 124 pp including a fold out map at the back of Wilmot Township, Waterloo County as it was in in 1861. Well illustrated with old photos. In very good condition.
$22.00
#000158
Four Whistles To Wood Up!

Walker, Frank N.

1953; Upper Canada Railway Society; Stories of the Northern Railway of Canada issued on the 100th anniversary of the running of the first steam passenger train in Canada West, May 16, 1853. 64 pp; 2 photos and a route map on the back cover. Inscribed by the author inside front cover "March 15, 1968 To **** with good wishes from Frank N. Walker and Gladys Chantler Walker. Also included is a letter from Mr Walker presenting thebook. The letter also discusses a piece of property in Etobicoke "The Grubb Property". Very minor staining along spine.
$18.00

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