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SHEPPARD, Tom. Historic Queens County, Nova Scotia. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing, (2001). First Printing. Pp (5),vi-[xxii],-158. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with blue spine. A volume in the Images of Our Pastseries. Chapters : 1. The Communities of Queens: Town and Village Scenes; 2. Landmarks, Past and Present: Historic Homes and Important Buildings; 3. The Sea and the Land: Fishing, Shipbuilding, Farming, Forestry, Mining and Industry ; 4. Transportation - Getting About: Boats, Trains, Wagons, Automobiles; 5. Daily Life: People, Schools, Stores, Churches and Associations); 6. Through Good Times and Bad: Special Sports, Leisure, Celebrations and Historic Events. With bibliography. Of nautical interest there are photos of several vessels including Luna, J.C. Hamlen, David C. Ritcey, City of St. John (paddle wheeler), the salvage vessel Help, several shots of canoes and an advertisng card for T.W. Stewart's canoe factory in South Brookfield. Also wharf & shipyard scenes, &c. Vg. 30.00
Title: Historic Queens County.
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2001, ISBN:1551093847:
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