Title:King's College : A Chronicle 1789-1939. Collections and Recollections. First Edition
Publisher:  1941, 1941
Seller ID: 9312
VROOM, F.W. King's College : A Chronicle 1789-1939. Collections and Recollections. (Halifax, N.S. : The Imperial Publishing Company Limited, 1941). First Edition. Pp (4), v-xii, (2), -160, (2) + 4 plates. One drawing in the text (of the Old Chapel). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine.
Rhodenizer p. 562. Not in Watters.
Fenwick Williams Vroom (b. 1855, St. Stephen, New Brunswick - d. January 8, 1944, Weymouth, Nova Scotia).
Foreword by Bishop John Hackenley.
Chapters : 1. Other King's Colleges; 2. Preparations and Beginnings; 3. Delays and Disappointments; 4. The Charter and the Statutes; 5. Men and Manners When "Old Kings" Was New; 6. "To Be, or Not To Be":; 7. What the Alumni Did; 8. The Library and Its Treasures (pp.84-94); 9. Chiefly in the Days of McCawley [George McCawley, D.D., b.1802, St. John's, Newfoundland - d. 1878, Halifax]; 10. Things That Have Waxed Old; 11. Some Personal Reminiscences; 12. The Chapels, Old and New; 13. Rivals or Partners?; 14. From Anxiety to Hope.