ATWOOD, Mae. TRAILL, Walter J.S.
Title: Dawn Across Canada : From Oxcart to Railway in Ten Years.
Publisher:  Morriss Publishing, Victoria, B.C., 1986, ISBN:0919202698
Seller ID: 90037
ATWOOD, Mae. Dawn Across Canada : From Oxcart to Railway in Ten Years. Victoria, B.C.: Morriss Publishing, 1986. Pp -216,+ 8 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, illustrated brown card covers. A biography of Walter J.S. Traill (1847-1932), a fur trader for the Hudson's Bay Company and youngest son of Catherine Parr Traill. Contents : 1. The first carload of wheat. 2. Steamer Selkirk. 3. Robert Campbell. 4. Steamer Dakota. 5. Buying flour. 6. Spring 1873. 7. Red Lake Post. 8. Floods. 9. A sprained ankle. 10. Men who built theCPR. 11. Toronto and New York. Very good. 15.00