Meadowville Then and Now. First Edition.

By: MacCONNELL, Margaret

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MacCONNELL, Margaret. Meadowville Then and Now. A Project of the Community Club. Cover design by Jack Cockcroft. Pictou, N.S. : Advocate Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd., n.d. [1985?]. First Edition. Pp 1-41,(1). With 8 b&w photos in the text. 8vo (139 x 212 mm), art-illustrated off-white textured, matte card covers, with blank spine.

Margaret Bernice McConnell, née Moxsom (b. September 28, 1908, Hardwood Lands, Hants County, Nova Scotia, - d. November 11, 2012, Fredericton).

Cover drawing by John Cockcroft.

The story of this northwest Pictou County community.


The First Settler.
The Railway.
Post Office and Store.
The Railway Station.
The Brick Plant.
Memorandum of Agreement.
Blacksmiths.
Harry Ellis.
James Cotter.
Woodworking Shop.
Community Hall.
Schools.
Arbitration.
Telephone.
Century Farms :
MacIntosh.
Murray.
MacConnell.
Rae.
Sutherland
MacDonald.
Fraser.
Margaret Sophia Fraser [daughter of John Fraser ].

Tenants:
Robert MacConnell.
Macleod.
Carr - MacDonald.
Dan Ottawa.
Murray.
MacKay.
Moore.
John Blackie.
MacBain.
Rev. Isaac Murray, D.D.
MacKenzie - Ross - Murray.
Along the River.
The Valentine Road.
Tibbel - Murray.
Campbell.
Grant.
Collie - Ross.
Noble.
Cotter.
Daling.
MacTavish.
MacLaughlin.
Mackay, Langille, Maccara.
MacKenzie.
Hayward.
MacDonald.

WIth a section of Non-Farm Homes:
Wong.
Blackie.
Clarke - Langille.
Sutherland - MacIntosh.
Murray.
Bowron.
Fraser.
Gunning.
Clarke.
Langille.
O'Laney.
Fraser.
Stewart.

Organizations:
Farm Organizations : Farm Forum.
Temperance Organizations.
Women's Groups.
The Knitting Club.
Youth Organizations.
School Fair.
4-H.
The Singing School.
War Service.
Mails.
A Mail Contract, 1896.

Forest Products.
The Wilson MacConnell Family.

Scraps from the Past:
Appreciation.
Walking.
Going to Church.
A Hunting Story.
Unmarked Graves.
The Word Was.
1876.
The Last Laugh.
A Painful Experience.
Aircraft.
A Search.

Professional People from Meadowville:
Ministers.
Doctors.
Nurses.
Teachers.
Lawyer.
Engineers.
Meteorologist.
Agriculture College Graduates.

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Title: Meadowville Then and Now. First Edition.

Author Name: MacCONNELL, Margaret

Categories: 888,

Publisher: 1985,: 1985

Seller ID: 3223

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA GENEALOGY CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY GENEALOGICAL PICTOU COUNTY CANADA MEADOWVILLE,