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Author Name:    CALDER, Doris

Title:   All Our Born Days : A LIvely History of New Brunswick's Kingston Peninsula.First Edition, Signed

Publisher:    Percheron Press, Sackville, NB, 1984, ISBN:0920187021 

Seller ID:   5532

CALDER, Doris. All Our Born Days : A LIvely History of New Brunswick's Kingston Peninsula. Sackville, New Brunswick : Percheron Press, (May 1984). First Printing. Pp (10),[3]-223,(1). With 47 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Maps in text. 8vo, photo- illustrated cream cardcovers. Chapters on the Acadians, the Loyalists and much social history. With a bibliography. Contents: The Early Times: 1. Beginnings; 2. The Acadians; 3.Settlement Deferred. The Loyalist Generation: 4. Kingston Loyalists; 5. Th e First Years; 6. The Church & The Crown; 7. The Black Loyalists (pp.55-57); 8. Early Schooldays; 9. Getting Around; 10. Early Industry; 11. Crime & Punishment; 12. The Mysterious Stranger. The Next Generations: 13. Changing Times; 14. Thriving Industry; 15. Irish Immigrants; 16. The Pickett Tragedy; 17. Sailors & Sea Stories (123-128); 18. Country Doctors & Home Remedies;19. River Ice & Winter Fun; 20. Steamboats & Hotels (149-158, including ph otos of the riverboats, Majestic and Clifton); 21. Agriculture & Farm Life;22. Captain Pitt & The Ferries (171-178); 23. The Three R's & More; 24. Th e Mail & The Phones; 25. Ghosts; 26. Goings On; 27. Rainbow's End. With notes and a bibliography. Small crease to upper right front corner, else very good. Signed by Calder on the half-title leaf. 30.00

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