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Nova Scotia at War, World War II)
Author Name:    World War II)

Title:   Nova Scotia at War

Publisher:    1944, 1944

Seller ID:   9965

[Nova Scotia ]. Nova Scotia at War : Nova Scotia Delivers the Goods. [Halifax: Government of Nova Scotia, ca. 1944]. First Edition. Pp. [1]-48. Illustrated with over 350 b&w photos in the text. With central double-page map of the province, "A Pictorial Presentation of Her Natural and Industrial Resources". Double column. 4to, stapled illustrated orange and grey card covers, with drawing of a muscular labourer in the foreground.

A volume outlining Nova Scotia's industrial contributions to the war effort. Includes a substantial section on shipbuilding, as well as smaller sections on marine engines, aircraft, cordage, fishing, and furniture production.

Foreword by Harold Connolly, Minister of Industry and Publicity.

Sections :
Aircraft;
Marine Engines;
Petroleum Products;
Industrial Gases;
Iron and Steel;
Steel and Coal;
Fabricated Steel;
Steel Cars and Forgings;
Sawmill Supplies;
Boilers and Tanks;
Shipbuilding (pp.12-15);
Ship Repairs (pp.16-17);
Barrels, Baskets, Boxes;
Blocks and Oars (p.19);
Cordage (p.20);
Training Courses;
Chairs;
Furniture;
Beds and Mattresses;
Baths, Stoves, Furnaces;
Gypsum and Plaster;
Ceramics;
Salt;
Fertilizers;
Paper Making [on the Mersey Paper Company, p.32];
Pulp and Paper Products [on the Minas Pulp and Power Company, Ltd. and the Canadian Keyes Fibre Company Limited, both located in Hantsport, p.33];

Bakeries;
Confectionery;
Processed Fruits and Vegetables;
Salt and Pickled Fish (p.37);
Seafoods (pp.38-39);
Fish Byproducts (p.40-41);
Meat Packing;
Yeast;
Clothing;
Underwear [Stanfields of Truro and Nova Scotia Textiles of WIndsor, p.45];

Cotton Textiles [on Cosmos Imperial Mills Limited of Yarmouth, p.46];

Woollen Textiles [on Oxford Woollen Mills Limited (at Oxford Cumberland County) and Maritime Textiles Limited of Truro, p.47];

Handicrafts.

Very good. 65.00


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