Hundred Years A-Fellin' : Some Passages from the Timber Saga of the Ottawa in the Century in which the Gillies have been cutting in the Valley, 1842-1942

By: WHITTON, Charlotte

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[WHITTON, Charlotte]. A Hundred Years A-Fellin' : Some Passages from the Timber Saga of the Ottawa in the Century in which the Gillies have been cutting in the Valley, 1842-1942. (Ottawa : Printed for Gillies Brothers, Limited, Braeside, Ontario, by The Runge Press, Limited), n.d. [1943]. Pp (2),iii-xiv,(2),1-172,+ 3 plates + folding map. Illustrated. Endpaper Maps. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Watters p.747. A mid-life production of Charlotte Elizabeth Whitton, OC, CBE (b. Renfrew, Ont. March 8, 1896 – January 25, 1975) , Canadian feminist and mayor of Ottawa, 1951-56, 1960-64. Contents : I. The Story of the Gillies on the Ottawa. II. Valley People Remember. III. Directory. Sections of nautical interest : Halfa Century of Economic Struggles: 1847-97 (pp 51-60, includes The Canals Op en New Routes); Gone with the Rafts from the River (pp 137-138); Shanty andRivermen (The Nile Expedition) (pp 146-155); Driving Rights on Rivers and Streams (The Rivers and Streams Bill, 1881-4; The Upper Ottawa Improvement Company (pp 156-162). Light wear to edges, else very good. 100.00

Title: Hundred Years A-Fellin' : Some Passages from the Timber Saga of the Ottawa in the Century in which the Gillies have been cutting in the Valley, 1842-1942

Author Name: WHITTON, Charlotte

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Runge Press, Limited, Ottawa, 1943,:

Seller ID: 96867

Keywords: NAUTICAL LUMBERING FORESTRY CANADIAN RIVERS OTTAWA RIVER VALLEY ONTARIO CANADA,