Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 44


(Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society). Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 44. (Halifax) : Printed for the Society by McCurdy Printing (1995) Limited, 1996. Pp [i]-v,(1),[1]-211,(3). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Of nautical interest : "Voyages to North America Before John Cabot: Separating Fact from Fiction" by Brian Cuthbertson (pp 121-144). Contents : "Portia White's Spiritual Winter" by Jay White; "ElizabethMurdoch Frame [1820-1904]: A Nova Scotia Historian" by Janet Guilford; "Si mon Hugh Holmes [1831-1919] Revisited" by Allan C. Dunlop; "The Port Habitation - A "Politically Correct" Reconstruction” by Barbara Schmeisser; "Newspaper Attitudes as Reflected in Mactalla: Déjá Vu All Over Again" by Ray MacLean; "Bondage and Freedom: Apprentices, Servants and Slaves in Colonial Nova Scotia" by Allen Robertson; "William Hall, V.C. of Horton Bluff, Nova Scotia Nineteenth-Century Naval Hero" by David W. States [William Hall [1829-1904] was the first black person in the British Empire to win a Victoria Cross medal]; "Mercenaries or Killer Angels? Nova Scotia in the American Civil War by Greg Marquis; "Crime and Society in Halifax, 1918-1935" by Michael Boudreau; "The Great Amherst Mystery: Linking Folk Belief and Female Experience" by Diane Tye; "Voyages to North America Before John Cabot: Separating Fact from Fiction" by Brian Cuthbertson; "Halifax and the Garrison Theatrical Tradition" by Patrick O'Neil; "The Trelawney Maroons and Sir John Wentworth: The Struggle to Maintain Their Culture 1796-1800" by Lennox O'RileyPicart; "A Forerunner of J.B. McLachlan? - Sedition, Libel and Manipulatin g the Myth of Howe" by Barry Cahill. Small fold on cover, otherwise very good. 15.00

Title: Collections of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Volume 44

Author Name: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society CUTHBERTSON, Brian C. STATES, David W. CAHILL, Barry

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Publisher: Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society / Printed for the Society by McCurdy Printing, Halifax, 1995,:

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