Cabot Trail in Black and White : Voices and 150 Photographs from Northern Cape Breton. First Edition.

By: CAPLAN, Robert

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CAPLAN, Robert. The Cabot Trail in Black and White : Voices and 150 Photographs from Northern Cape Breton . (Wreck Cove, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia) : Breton Books, (2007). First Edition. Pp. (6),1-137,(1). Illustrated in blackand white. Double column. Large 8vo, photo-illustrated black card covers. "From over 25 years of Cape Breton Magazine, this is a collection of stories and photographs in stark black and white, as we rarely see the Trail or its people and, in many cases, as we will likely never see them again. Heartbreaking and triumphant, filled with generous good humour, community, and down-to-earth daily work, these are pieces of life along the trace of road that became the highway -- the Cabot Trail." -from the rear cover. Contents:Introduction; Jack Ingraham -- Fish and "Good Rock"; The Great Pleasant Ba y Fire, 1917; Shovelling the Snow off Smokey Mountain; Fishing Smelts on the North River Ice; An Orange in Chéticamp; The Aspy in a Storm; "Let Out the Cat!"; On the Old Cabot Trail; A Fox on North Mountain; Bill Fraser Walksthe Cabot Trail; Trap-Fishing Mackerel with Mike MacDougall; Donovans and Doucettes and the Clyburn Valley; Homes at Cap Rouge, circa 1934; Capt. Paul Chiasson -- Working on Coastal Vessels; Lobster Fishing with Johnny MacInnes; Theodore Rideout -- "I Went Sealing"; The Harvest Train Song; Eddie and Simon Fisher; Salmon Fishing on the Margaree River; Margaree River in Flood; Josie Matheson Bredbury; A North Shore Sabbath; With Jack Sam Hinkley of Pleasant Bay; La Chandeleur; Kenneth MacKenzie, Margaree; Archie Neil Chisholm, Margaree Forks; From a Visit with Frank and Margaret MacRae; Alexander Graham Bell Dies at Baddeck; A Milling Frolic on the North Shore; WishieRose at Sea; Moving the House off Fraser's Mountain; Dan E. MacQuarrie, Mi ddle River, in World War One; Johnny Murphy Remembers Hilda; Gluskap's Journey; Danny Mike Chiasson, Belle Côte; John J. and Sadie Theriault; Dr. Leblanc's Trek; Duncan H. MacDonald's Letter to His Sons; Marion Horton -- BirdIslands Life; Pushing Off at Wreck Cove; WIth Lexie O'Hare at Big Interval e; Clarence and the Whales. Very good. 15.00

Title: Cabot Trail in Black and White : Voices and 150 Photographs from Northern Cape Breton. First Edition.

Author Name: CAPLAN, Robert

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Breton Books, Wreck Cove, NS, 2007, ISBN:9781895415995:

Seller ID: 90751

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADA CAPE BRETON CABOT TRAIL PHOTOGRAPHY FISHERIES,