Halifax South End. First Edition, Signed.

By: CORNALL, James Images of Canada

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CORNALL, James. Halifax South End. (Charleston, SC) : Arcadia, (1998). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-96. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. In the Images of Canada series. A collection of 148 b&w photographs taken between ca 1870 and1920 illustrating Halifax south of the Citadel. "Few cities in North Ameri ca compare to Halifax, capital of Nova Scotia, when it comes to history. Since it was founded in 1749, Halifax has been the venue for a wide range of historical firsts, ranging from the first Martello Tower to the first city lit entirely by electric light. from the first divorce court to the first zoo, and from the first distillery to the first saltwater ferry service. Halifax South End looks at this wonderfully historic and varied city, concentrating on the South End and the downtown area from the 1860s through 1920." from rear cover. Sections : 1. Panoramas; 2. Street Scenes; 3. Government and Commercial Buildings; 4. Monuments and Religious, Educational and Residential Buildings; 5. The Military (pp.55-60); 6. The Sea (pp.61-64); 7. People; 8. Events; 9. Recreation. Very Good. Signed, without inscription, by Cornall on the first page. 20.00

Title: Halifax South End. First Edition, Signed.

Author Name: CORNALL, James Images of Canada

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Arcadia, Charleston, SC, 1998, ISBN:0752413503:

Seller ID: 111893

Keywords: HALIFAX CITY HFXISTORY NOVA SCOTIA CANADA CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY URBAN STUDIES PORTS,