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1 Pictou County MacLELLAN, W.E. FORBES, Jean Gordon 150th Anniversary Arrival of Scottish Pioneers Pictou County, Nova Scotia, July 15th-21st, 1923. Official Souvenir Programme of Celebration
Executive Committee Scottish Pioneers' Association of Pictou County, Pictou, 1923, 
(Pictou County). 150th Anniversary Arrival of Scottish Pioneers Pictou County, Nova Scotia, July 15th-21st, 1923. Official Souvenir Programme of Celebration. (Pictou) : Published by Executive Committee Scottish Pioneers' Association of Pictou County, 1923. Pp 1-32. 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers. Includes an "Historical Statement" by Judge Patterson, and two poems ("The 'Hector' Voyage" by W.E. MacLellan and "A Call to the Clansmen" by JeanGordon Forbes), as well as Highland Games schedules, "Special Train Arrang ements", etc. Rubbed and edgeworn, vertical crease, else good to very good.27.50

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2 Pictou County) FORBES, Jean Gordon PATTERSON, Judge MacLELLAN, W.E. 150th Anniversary Arrival of Scottish Pioneers Pictou County, Nova Scotia, July 15th-21st, 1923. Official Souvenir Programme of Celebration.
Published by Executive Committee Scottish Pioneers' Association of Pictou County, Pictou, 1923, 
(Pictou County). 150th Anniversary Arrival of Scottish Pioneers : Pictou County, Nova Scotia, July 15th-21st, 1923. Official Souvenir Programme of Celebration. (Pictou) : Published by Executive Committee Scottish Pioneers' Association of Pictou County, 1923. Pp 32. 8vo, card covers. Includes an "Historical Statement" by Judge Patterson, and two poems ("The 'Hector' Voyage"by W.E.MacLellan and "A Call to the Clansmen" by Jean Gordon Forbes) as we ll as Highland Games schedules, "Special Train Arrangements", etc. Vg. 40.00

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3 Bridgeville, Pictou County, N.S.) A' Gleann Boidheach (Beautiful Valley) . Second Printing.
Bridgeville Women's Institute, 1973, 
(Bridgeville, Pictou County, N.S.). A' Gleann Boidheach (Beautiful Valley).N.pl.: Bridgeville Women's Institute, 1973. Second Printing. Pp (4),1-26,( 8),27-52,(4) . Illustrated with 34 photo reproductions. 8vo, yellow card covers. Errata slip affixed to inside rear cover. Contents: Bridgeville: Early Days; Progress of Early Days; Tanneries; Shoemaker; Blacksmiths; Garages;Carpenters; Tailor Shops; Livery Stable; Milliner's Shop; Halls and Hotels ; Some Bits of Whimsy; From Time to Time; Churches; The Anglican Church; The Roman Catholic Church; The Elm Tree, East River, Pictou; First World War;World War Two; The Canadian Red Cross Society Citation, Mrs. Jessie Himmel man, Bridgeville; Doctors; Stores; Schools; Some Notes re. Schools and Secretaries; Agriculture; Lumbering; Mining; Sketch of an Early Pictou County Industry; Now and Then; Hon. James Macdonald; Recollections of the Hon. James Macdonald, by some of his Grandchildren; Bridgeville Cemetery; Upper right corner trimmed, some browning to edges of front cover, else good. Ex-libris former MLA Clarrie MacKinnon (with blindstamp to title page). Due to itssmall size, shipping costs should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 17.00

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4 Pictou County - Concert - Programme Concert! Tuesday Evening, January 10th, 1899. Orange Hall, Trenton, at 8 O'clock. Under the Auspices of the Boys' Society. On the Programme are the following : Mrs. Robert Surtherland, Miss M. Fraser, Boys' band (New Glasgow), Mr. Harry Redpath, Master H.
J.H. Wilson & Co., Printers, New Glasgow., 1899, 
(Concert – Programme). Concert! Tuesday Evening, January 10th, 1899. OrangeHall, Trenton, at 8 O'clock. Under the Auspices of the Boys' Society. On t he Programme are the following : Mrs. Robert Surtherland, Miss M. Fraser, Boys' band (New Glasgow), Mr. Harry Redpath, Master H. Redpath, Miss Redpath, Mrs. Albert Dennis, Rev. James Carruthers, Boys of the Society. Admission: Family Ticket 25c. Single Ticket 10c. J.H. Wilson & Co., Printers, New Glasgow. Small green broadside (8.5 by 5.75 inches), printed one side only. Chipping to edges, horizontal crease, pencilled numbers to back, else very good. 20.00

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5 Pictou County - Directory) Directory of Pictou County Towns 1951 : Pictou, New Glasgow, Stellarton, Westville, Trenton
Smith Publications, New Glasgow, N.S., 1951, 
(Pictou County - Directory). Directory of Pictou County Towns 1951 : Pictou, New Glasgow, Stellarton, Westville, Trenton. New Glasgow, Nova Scotia : Published by Smith Publications, (1951). Pp (2),[3]-349,(3). Double Column. Advertisements. 8vo, pale grey-green card covers, black cloth tape spine, black lettering to front cover, blank spine. Sections : Town of Pictou (pp 6-46); Town of New Glasgow (pp 47-228); Town of Stellarton (pp 229-284); Town of Westville (pp 285-324); Town of Trenton (pp 325-349). Example of Contents : Official Directory of the Town of New Glasgow 1951 Embracing: 1. General Information viz.: Brief History of the Town, Population Figures, Statistics, Civic Government, Organizations, Churches, Societies, Schools, etc. 2. Classified and Complete Purchaser's Guide: complete lists of all commercial, industrial organizations, etc., classified alphabetically for public convenience. 3. Alphabetical List of All Persons Over 18 Years of Age residing or working n New Glasgow, together with their street address and occupation, also location and occupation of all firms with their phone numbers. 4. Street Guide: showing householders with residence, street and number. Stores, offices and all places of business etc. are also shown. 5. The feminine name following, in brackets, the name of the householder in the alphabetical section denotes Christian name of wife. This seems to be the only year this publication was done. Covers and title page smudged, chipping to foot ofspine, last page corner-clipped, else very good. Scarce. 200.00

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6 Pictou County) Greenhill Lookoff
1949, 
(Pictou County). Greenhill Lookoff: Pioneer Museum Souvenir Catalogue. New Glasgow : Greenhill Lookoff & Pioneer Museum, (1949). Pp (3),4-28. Illustrated. Adverts. 8vo, stapled blue card covers. Covers lightly rubbed, smal crease to front, else vg. 25.00

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7 Greenhill Lookoff, Pictou County, N.S. ROSE, Clifford Greenhill Lookoff : Pioneer Museum Souvenir Catalogue.
Greenhill Lookoff & Pioneer Museum, New Glasgow , 1949, 
(Greenhill Lookoff, Pictou County, N.S.). Greenhill Lookoff : Pioneer Museum Souvenir Catalogue. New Glasgow : Greenhill Lookoff & Pioneer Museum, (1949). Pp (3),4-28. Illustrated. Adverts. 8vo, illustrated blue stapled card covers. “The Green Hill Lookoff is privately owned and was started as a tourist attraction in 1931 by the late A. D. Ross and Clifford Rose of New Glasgow. During the Hungry Thirties the scenic tower, the dance pavilion, the Pioneer's Museum and other attractions were built. It was Mr. Ross' idea tohave a Museum to display pioneer articles, and to give some idea of the gr im, hard life of the early settlers in that age when Nova Scotia made such wonderful strides in culture and industry. [...] In all, there may be seen from the tower seven counties, three on Prince Edward Island, one on Cape Breton, and three in Nova Scotia.” - from the Foreword by Clifford Rose. Includes a list of exhibits (numbered 1 to 474), along with a few photos and many advertisements. Rubbed, soiled and creased, else good only. 18.00

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8 Trenton, Pictou County) History of First United Church, Trenton, N.S. including History of Presbyterian and Methodist Churches 1890-1967
1967, 
(Trenton). History of First United Church, Trenton, N.S. including History of Presbyterian and Methodist Churches 1890-1967. N.pl. : n.pub., n.d. Pp (96). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Very good. 30.00

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9 Pictou County) History of Lyon's Brook Then and Now (1767-1992)
Betsey Historical Society, 1992, 
(Pictou County). The History of Lyon's Brook Then and Now (1767-1992). N.pl.: Betsey Historical Society, (1992). Pp (2),1-50. Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue card covers. Covers lightly sunned, else very good. 25.00

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10 Atlas - Pictou County) ALLEN, C.R. MEACHAM, J.H., & Co. Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia.
J.H. Meacham & Co., 1879, 
(Atlas - Pictou County). Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Dedicated by Special Permission to His Excellency, Sir John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, K.T., K.M., K.G., Gov. General &c. C.R. Allen, Civil Engineer. Eng. by Worley & Bracher (27 So. Sixth St., Phila. PA). Printedby F. Bourquin (31 So. Sixth St., Phila. PA). [Philadelphia].: J.H. Meacha m & Co., 1879. Pp. (4),[5]-13,(2),16-96. Folio, half black leather with pressed brown cloth boards, gilt lettering to front. Body loose from boards, chip to tail of spine with six strips of black adhesive tape, spine rubbed and worn, light fraying to corners, dampstain to top edge (not affecting text or maps and to bottom right corner of ffep, loose maps both present but dampstained with chipping to edges and splits to several of the folds, previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg. Scarce. 500.00

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11 Atlas - Pictou County) MEACHAM, J.H., & Co. Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. mika reprint no dj
Mika Silk Screening Limited, 1972, 
(Atlas - Pictou County). Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. Belleville, Ont.: Mika Silk Screening Limited, 1972. Pp. 96. Illustrated. Folio, blue cloth, gilt titles to front, blank spine. A facsimile reproduction J.H. Meacham & Co.'s 1879 production - Illustrated Historical Atlas of Pictou County, Nova Scotia. This edition is limited to 1000 copies, this being no. 235. Name to front pastedown, light foxing to fore-edge and pastedowns, else very good. Due to this volume's large dimensions, extra shipping charges may be necessary to cover the cost of postage. 250.00

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12 Pictou County) Industrial Souvenir of Historic Pictou County
1915, 
(Pictou County). Industrial Souvenir of Historic Pictou County and its Progressive Town -- Pictou, Westville, Stellarton, New Glasgow and Trenton. On Account of Meeting of Union Nova Scotia Municipalities, held in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, August, 1915. Westville : Free Lance Print, n.d. Pp [1]-27,(5,ads). Illustrated. 8vo, brown card covers. Morley p.93. Vg. 60.00

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13 Pictou County - Municipal Council Minutes and Proceedings of the Municipal Council of Pictou County and List of Officers Appointed at January Term 1942
Municipal Council of Pictou County, 1942, 
(Pictou County – Municipal Council). Minutes and Proceedings of the Municipal Council of Pictou County and List of Officers Appointed at January Term 1942. N.pl.: (Municipal Council of Pictou County, 1942). Pp [1]-62,(2),[1]-47,(1). 8vo, brown printed wrappers. Contents : Auditor's Report; Councillors; Election of Salaried Officers; Report of Commissioners of Asylum and Home; Report of Medical Health Officer; Report of Ferry Service; Statement Municipal Rates and Taxes; Recommendations of Finance Committees. Reports of Committees : Nominating Committee re Standing Committees; Poor; Public Property; Assessment Committee; Finance; Roads; License; Special - re: Snow Removal Policy; Nominating Committee - Officers of Municipality; Milk Inspection. Resolutions : Amendment - Section 2 of Chap. XX of By-Laws; Changes in Road Sections; Bounty on Bears; Signing Checks, etc.; Nomination of Candidates; Overseers of Poor; Milk Inspection; Tuberculosis; Lumbering; Roads; ReAppointment Officers. [List of] County Officers 1942. Lightly smudged, sta ples rusted, penned name, else good. 60.00

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14 Pictou County - Municipal Council Minutes and Proceedings of the Municipal Council of Pictou County and List of Officers Appointed at January Term 1955
Municipal Council of Pictou County, 1955, 
(Pictou County – Municipal Council). Minutes and Proceedings of the Municipal Council of Pictou County and List of Officers Appointed at January Term 1955. N.pl.: (Municipal Council of Pictou County, 1955). Pp [1]-91,(1),[1]-18,(2). 8vo, grey printed wrappers. Contents : List of Councillors; Wardensof Municipality; Opening of Council, April Term; Report of Committee re Ge neral Assessor; Power Board Borrowing; Councillors' Salaries; Assessment; Death of Premier [AngusL. MacDonald]; Opening of Council, January, 1955; Salaried Officers; Report Medical Health Officer; Visitors Board, Asylum and Home; County Gaol Regulations; Cancellation Train Service; Report Commissioners, Asylum and Home; Indigent Patients Hospital Bills; Proposal re Prison Farm; Agricultural Representative's Address; 75th Anniversary; Report Children's Aid Society; Schools, Pottier Report; Bounties Killing Wild Animals; Automobile Insurance; County Tax Collector; Boundary Line, Stellarton; Search and Rescue Organization; Report of Poor Committee; Amounts Struck Off; Building Permits; Report Public Property Committee; Report of License Committee; Army Worms; Report Finance Committee; Tenants in County Property; April Session, 1955; Death of Major J. A. Hislop; Report of Committee For Amendments; Officers of Municipality; Auditors Report; County Officers. Some light foxing and smudging to covers, foxing to fore-edge and first and last few leaves, penned name, else good. 50.00

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15 Pictou County Furniture) SPICER, Ruth, (ed.) Nineteenth Century Pictou County Furniture. First Edition.
Hector Centre Trust, Pictou, 1977, 
(Pictou County Furniture). Nineteenth Century Pictou County Furniture. Pictou : Hector Centre Trust, 1977. Printed by Earl Wilmot & Associates, Limited, Halifax. Pp (6),7-59,(1). Illustrated with b&w photos. 4to, photo-illustrated card covers. Published in conjunction with an Exhibit researched and built by Exhibits Committee, Hector Centre Trust, Pictou, Nova Scotia, 1 June - 30 mSeptember 1977, made possible through financial support from Museums Assistance Program, National Museums of Canada.

Includes 62 photos of furniture as well as 14 reproductions of advertisements.

Very good. 25.00

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16 Pictou County) MacLEOD, Fred O., ed., pub. Pictou County, Nova Scotia ...The Summer Playground of Eastern Nova Scotia
1937, 
(Pictou County). Pictou County, Nova Scotia : Where brilliant Summer days have constant peaceful charm. Where cool delightful nights bring restful sleep. The Summer Playground of Eastern Nova Scotia. Hunting, Fishing, Bathing, Golf, Scenery, Boating. New Glasgow : The New Glasgow Printery, n.d. [1937-1938]. Pp 1-62 (pp.29-34 at centre on one fldg coloured sheet). Illustrated, many adverts. 8vo, colour illustrated wraps. Vg. 50.00

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17 Pictou County) Pictou County, Nova Scotia, Canada
0, 
(Pictou County). Pictou County, Nova Scotia, Canada. (New Glasgow : Patricia Davidson, n.d.). Pp (16). Illustrated. 8vo, green card covers. A promotional pamphlet "Published in the Interests of the Citizens of Pictou County by Patricia Davidson", with full-page photographs of Pictou Light, WestvillePipe Band, The Sampson, New Glasgow Fire Hall, Melmerby Beach, Pictou Coun ty Airport and a few other scenes. Faint vertical cover creasing, else verygood. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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18 Boy Scouts, Pictou County) ScoutlookVol.4, No.1-3. New Glasgow : The Scouts and Scouters of Pictou County, 1945-1946. 3 issues.
1945, 
(Boy Scouts, Pictou County). The Scoutlook. Vol.4, No.1-3. New Glasgow : The Scouts and Scouters of Pictou County, 1945-1946. Pp (15);(13);(13) leaves. Legal typescript, stapled. Vg. 3 issues for 20.00

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