JONES, John T. and Isabel, and James W. WEST WEST, James W.
Title: Shadows of the Past : Historical - Pictorial of Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada
Publisher:  A'bert County Historical Society Inc. , Hopewell Cape, N.B., 1997,
Seller ID: 112075
JONES, John T. and Isabel, and James W. WEST. Shadows of the Past : Historical - Pictorial of Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hopewell Cape, N.B.: A'bert County Historical Society Inc. , 1997. Pp 1-100. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated white card covers, letered in blue and black. Includesa list of Albert County family names, compiled from the 1851 census (page 100). "The Albert County Historical Society is pleased to present "Shhadowsof the Past", a pictorial history of Albert County and its people. They we re challenged by the unknown and met that challenge. They came to an untamed land, dyked, cleared, farmed, lumbered, and mined this land. They built and sailed some of the greatest wooden vessels of the time. These ships ansdthe men wno sailed them were known the world over. The aim of this book is to record in word and picture a comprehensive view of our early forebearer s. The pictures, diaries and periodical publications have been supplied from the personal archives of many of our members and friends of the Historical Society. Some ot the pictures were torn and faded, however, we felt they would be of interest by reminding us of our heritage. (from the Introduction, p. 3). Contents : Preface and Introduction; Map; People and Places; Age of Wood and Sail; Soil that Sustained; Forests that Fulfilled; Mines, Minerals and Man; Trains of Time; Facts and Family Names. Very good. 35.00