Quispamsis : A Historical Sketch. pbk.

By: Quispamsis Historical Committee

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(Quispamsis Historical Committee). Quispamsis : A Historical Sketch . SaintJohn, NB: Dreamcatcher Poublishing, 2008. Pp. (2),3-403,(5). With many bla ck and white illustrations. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with reddish-brown spine, white lettering to spine. "'Quispamsis, A Historical Sketch' takes us on a long awaited journey through the community's past, beginning in the early part of the 16th century with the first inhabitants, the Malisset tribe known as the Etechemins to more recent history identifying local politicians since the 1966 incorporation of Quispamsis and Gondola Point. With the Kennebecasis and Hammond Rivers serv ing as two of Quispamsis' boundaries, much of the early history can be found alongside these rivers, whichprovided the main source of transportation, livelihood, and recreation, th e latter which remains true to this day." - from the rear cover. Of nautical interest: "Transportation by Water" (pp. 160-186). Very good. 20.00

Title: Quispamsis : A Historical Sketch. pbk.

Author Name: Quispamsis Historical Committee

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Dreamcatcher Publishing, Saint John, NB, 2008, ISBN:9780978417956:

Seller ID: 95913

Keywords: NEW BRUNSWICK CANADA CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY QUISPAMSIS TRANSPORTATION BUSINESS POLITICS,