McDOUGALL, John SUTHERLAND, Alex, intro.
Title: George Millward McDougall, The Pioneer, Patriot and Missionary. First Edition.
Publisher:  William Briggs, Toronto, 1888,
Seller ID: 100706
McDOUGALL, John. George Millward McDougall, The Pioneer, Patriot and Missionary. With an Introduction by Alex. Sutherland. Toronto : William Briggs, 1888. First Edition. Pp (6),[v]-vii,(1),-242, (2), portrait frontispiece.Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, bl ack geometric design to front board. Watters p. 538, Rhodenizer p.364, Peel3: 788. George Millward McDougall, (b. September 9,. 1821 at Kingston, Upp er Canada - d. 25 January 25, 1876 near Fort Calgary). Contents : Introduction. Chapter I. Chapter II : Moves to Owen Sound — Makes business connections — Starts for college - Received as a probationer for the ministry - ls appointed to establish a new mission in the far North. Chapter III : Starts to explore for and establish a mission — Locates at Garden River— His work during six years' residence at this place. Chapter IV : Moves to Rama - Three years' residence at this place. Chapter V : Appointed to the Hudson Bay Missions—Is made Chairman of same-Three years with Norway House as Headquarters—Describes several missionary trips made during these years. Chapter VI: Moves from Norway House to Saskatchewan—Settles at Victoria [Alberta, i. e. Fort Victoria, now Pakan] — Eight years' pioneer work at this place. Chapter VII : Moves to Edmonton -Three years' residence at this place - Journeyings and experiences connected with this new field. Chapter VIII : Visits Ontario Pleads the cause of Missions - Takes a short trip to the Mother Land — Once more sets his face Westward — Is employed by Government to conciliate the excited Plain Tribes — His tragic end. Manitoba and the North West.Spine slightly faded, light wear to spne ends and corners, foxing to endpa pers and fore-edge, penned gift inscription, else a very good copy in a nice, bright cover. 80.00