Nelson and Its Neighbours : 300 Years on the Miramichi.

By: ENGLISH, Earl J.

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ENGLISH, Earl J. Nelson and Its Neighbours : 300 Years on the Miramichi. Chatham, N.B.: Walco Print & Litho Ltd, 1987. Pp (10),1-216,(2). Illustrated.Maps. 8vo, illustrated pale green card covers. Contents : Forward; Nelson- Miraimchi - Origin of Name; Nelson, Miramichi - poem by Michael Whalen; Deny's Mission in Nelson 1648-1691; Currency; Boieshebert; William Davidson 1765-1790 ; Government and Politics 1783 – Present (List of Parish Officers -Nelson March 1, 1842; Northumberland County Council 1876-1976; Northumberl and County High Sheriffs; Members of N.B. Legislative Assembly for Northumberland County 1875 – Present; Senators for Northumberland County 1867 – Present; Members of the House of Commons for Northumberland Miramichi 1867 – Present; Villae of Nelson-Miramichi); Land Settlements (Petitions) 1783 – 1825; James Fraser 1780 -1822; John Fraser 1813-1837; Benjamin Marston 1785; Joseph Russell 1812-1849; Joseph Cunard 1820-1850; St. Patrick's Day Parade1842; George Burchill and John Harley - Beaubear's Island 1850-1857; 1861 Census; George Burchill in Nelson 1857-1912; South Nelson Road Brick Yard 1882-1932 by Alfred McLaughlin and Marvin McLeod; Other Lumbering Operations(Logging by P. Manderson ; Wood Industries of New Brunswick; Wisconsin Log ging Camp 1870-1880; The Man Behind the Boathook poem by Hedley Parker; Lumber Business Methods by J. Mac O'Brien ; Burchilll's Saw Mill by Israel Russell; Burchill's Woods Crew Sabbie River, 1933; Burdhill's Mill - a poem byCharlie Russell); Places of Interest and Events by Alfred McLaughlin and S terling Burchill; Activities Along South Nelson Road by Marvin McLeod; Education by John N. Dolan; St. James' Church by Marvin McLeod; St. Mark's Church by Murdock MacKenzie; St. Patrick's Church by Rev. B.M. Broderick; Nelson Post Office; The Carding Mill; The Casey - Bohan Trial (poem); Transportation on the Miramichi : Ferries, Tugs, Steamboats, Bridges and Railways; The Dirty Thirties; The Old Age Pension - poem by Michael Whalen; Beautiful Banks of the Miramichi – poem by Michael Whalen; Growing up on a Farm by Lourdes Connell; The Beaubear Story (The Beaubear Credit Union by A.D. Englishand John Dolan; The Beaubear Co-op Store by Vince McCarthy; Beaubear Co-op Housing by Leo Woods); Department of Land and Mines by B. J. Fletcher; Bit s and Pieces of Yesteryear; Glossary of Names. Spine sunned, remnant of name ticket, else very good. 30.00

Title: Nelson and Its Neighbours : 300 Years on the Miramichi.

Author Name: ENGLISH, Earl J.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Walco Print & Litho Ltd,, Chatham, N.B., 1987, ISBN:969316704:

Seller ID: 93242

Keywords: NEW BRUNSWICK LOCAL HISTORY CANADA MIRAMICHI RIVER CANADIAN,