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Image for Sintaluta 1880-1984 / Tales of the Red Fox: Assiniboine Reserve, Town of Sintaluta, Districts of Allindale, Durham, Blackwood, Red Fox, and Spring Coulee

Sintaluta 1880-1984 / Tales of the Red Fox: Assiniboine Reserve, Town of Sintaluta, Districts of Allindale, Durham, Blackwood, Red Fox, and Spring Coulee

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Sintaluta, Saskatchewan, Sintaluta & District History Book Committee: 1985

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 16703258

ISBN: 0889254982

Condition: Very Good


0889254982 846 pages. The story of those people who at one time or another lived in Sintaluta and its districts, thereby contributing to its history from the early days to the present. Black and white illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. Very large multi-page fold-out at page 116 documents tombstones in the Sintaluta cemetery. This fold out bears a closed tear and handwritten instructions for how to open it. No other markings. Light wear overall. Illu... View more info

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Glimpses of Osgoode (Ontario, Canada) Township: 150 Years, 1827-1977

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Vernon, Ontario, Osgoode Township Historical Society: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9574

ISBN: B00U86BZ82

Condition: Good


B00U86BZ82 52 pages. Loaded with black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos supplemented with informative text. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this informative local history. View more info

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Stanhope: Sands of Time

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Prince Edward Island, Canada, The Committee: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 529C6816

ISBN: 0969172400

Condition: Good


0969172400 478 pages. Black and white illustrations. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this pleasing Prince Edward Island community history. Provides extensive family history information and much more. View more info

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At The Foot of the Hill (Cobble Hill History)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Mill Bay, BC, Canada, Self Published: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 121H3469

ISBN: B01M08SLTV

Condition: Good


B01M08SLTV Signed with "Best Wishes" by author upon title page. Printed in 1982. 157 pages. Numerous black and white reproductions of archival photos. A compilation of the history of Cobble Hill, British Columbia, on Vancouver Island. Includes information on many families including the Blakes, Copleys, Dougans, Eatons, Gravells and Hawkins, to name a few. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. [Hale & Barman 284] View more info

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Homesteaders & Homemakers A history of Elton Municipality

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Manitoba, Canada, The Elton Historical Committee under the Direction of Garth Stouffer: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 872H3781

ISBN: B002KASN20

Condition: Fair


B002KASN20 549 pages. 8vo. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Contents include churches, schools, villages, organizations, sports, land ownership records and past council members, but focus primarily on the histories of local families with over 300 pages devoted to them. Former library copy with average wear and usual markings. A sound reference copy of this wonderful genealogical reference. Hackett [2] 218. View more info

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Pioneers Who Blazed the Trail: Local History of High Prairie, Alberta

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: High Prairie, Alberta, Centennial Book Committee: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648H3831

ISBN: B002CZUF0Q

Condition: Good


B002CZUF0Q 320 pages. Index to family stories. Black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Includes many family and personal histories, and more. "There are few living now who can recall travelling the winter freight trails over frozen rivers and lakes or crossing the hundred mile long Great Barrier of muskegs, swamps, bridgeless rivers and creeks between Athabasca Landing and Sawridge, on Lesser Slave Lake, during the summer season to look for lo... View more info

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Reflections of West Wawanosh

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Natural Heritage Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4017

ISBN: 1896219195

Condition: Fine


1896219195 683 pages. Index. Hundreds of black and white reproductions of archival photos. A history of settlement in this district. Wonderful endpaper photo of a local barn-raising scene. Laminated two-sided map of local real estate parcels and their owners laid-in. Brown boards adorned in gilt. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. A beautiful copy of this marvelous local history.. View more info

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Port Stanley: Musings & Memories

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Port Stanley, Ontario, Nan-Sea Publication: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4178

ISBN: B004RM4SH8

Condition: Very Good


B004RM4SH8 A history of this Ontario community on the north shore of Lake Erie. 256 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Bound in chocolate brown cloth lettered in gilt. Gift greetings inside front board otherwise book clean and unmarked with light wear. Tight and square. Average wear to illustrated dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of this highly-informative Ontar... View more info

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Sooke: Past and Present

By: Acreman, Mrs. A., Mrs. G. DeRoche, Mrs. O. Forrest and Mrs. S. Martin

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Sooke, BC, Canada, Sooke and North Sooke Women's Institute: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 715H3296

ISBN: B004GVWN0E

Condition: Good


B004GVWN0E 68 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. An engaging history of this Vancouver Island community. Gift greetings atop half-title page. Moderate wear. A sound copy. [Hale & Barman 1019] View more info

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Legacy: Memories of Yesteryear and Today for Tomorrow of Bowden (Alberta) and Districts

By: Anderson, Roy F.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Bowden (Alberta) Chamber of Commerce: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627A4977

Condition: Very Good


589 pages. Bibliography. Hundreds of archival black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Chapters include: Bowden Story; Communities; Community Organizations; Governments; Schools; Churches; Fraternal Organizations; Sports; Special Days in Bowden's History; Oil; Down Memory Lane; Radio Program; Red Lodge Park; Community Hall; Transportation; Fires - Storms and Pests; Miscellaneous; Profiles; Colourful Characters; Memoirs; Family Stories. Clean and unmarked w... View more info

Image for Footprints in the Sands of Time: Antler, Bellegarde, Braeside, Coulson, Kelvindale, Oatlands, Silver Vale (Saskatchewan History)

Footprints in the Sands of Time: Antler, Bellegarde, Braeside, Coulson, Kelvindale, Oatlands, Silver Vale (Saskatchewan History)

By: Antler and District History Committee

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Antler, Saskatchewan (SK), Antler and District History Committee: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H2146

ISBN: 0889253730

Condition: Very Good


0889253730 ix, [1], 1054 pages. Index. Index of Familes. Twenty-two page list of historical owners of land parcels in the six school districts covered by this book. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Photo endpapers. Dark red boards decorated with gilt illustration and lettering. "The area covered includes Townships 6, 7 and 8 in Ranges 30 and 31, all west of the Prime Meridian which includes seven school districts plu... View more info

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The History of Terrace (British Columbia)

By: Asante, Nadine

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Terrace, BC, Terrace Public Library Association: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 318C8532

Condition: Good


243 pages. Index. Frequent black and white illustrations. "A record of the early days to be a monument to the pioneers, a reminder to the people of today, and an inspiration to generations yet to come." - from front flap. Unmarked. Average soiling and wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Journey to Yesteryear: Reminiscences of Bateman [Saskatchewan] District Pioneers 1907-1967 [Local History]

Journey to Yesteryear: Reminiscences of Bateman [Saskatchewan] District Pioneers 1907-1967 [Local History]

By: Bateman Homemaker's Club; Lightbody, Irene [Editor]

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Saskatchewan, Bateman Homemakers' Club: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 532H3724

ISBN: B013JFZFGQ

Condition: Good


B013JFZFGQ 76 pages. Numerous black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. "It is hoped that this story will help the younger generations to understand better the way in which this country was opened and settled by their forefathers - the trials, hardships and pride in accomplishment and ownership." - Introduction. Few markings to contents. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy of this very informative and engaging local history... View more info

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Three Towns: A History of Kitimat

By: Beck, Janice

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Kitimat, BC, Kitimat Centennial Museum Association: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 318C8214

ISBN: 0969139004

Condition: Good


0969139004 67 pages. Bibliography. Many wonderful black and white archival illustrations. Unmarked. Moderate wear. A sound copy of this engaging local history. View more info

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Wagon Trails to Blacktop

By: Bethune and District Historical Society

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Bethune, Saskatchewan, Bethune & District: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4179

ISBN: 0919845126

Condition: Fine


0919845126 viii, 392 pages. Photo endpapers. Illustrated with hundreds of black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Presents the history of this Saskatchewan prairie community located just northwest of Regina. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. An excellent copy of this superb genealogical reference. View more info

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A Century in the Making: Stories of Big River (Saskatchewan) and Area

By: Big River Centennial History Book Committee

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Big River, Saskatchewan, Big River Centennial Committee: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H2142

ISBN: 1553830857

Condition: Very Good


1553830857 vi, 791 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Handsome red leatherette covered boards adorned with gilt lettering and illustration. Photo-illustrated endpapers. "The Centennial History Book Committee has tried to tell the complete story of our community and of our friends and neighbours." - from Introduction. Prior owner names atop title page, otherwise unmarked with light wear. A quality copy of this... View more info

Image for Seventy Years Gone By - History of Heaton Moor and Brookland

Seventy Years Gone By - History of Heaton Moor and Brookland

By: Book Committee

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Brookland Research Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 629A8986

Condition: Good


99 pages. Index. Light wear. Light yellow stain affects lower corner of last two pages. Minor blemish to lower left corner of back cover. Binding sound. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Pic, Pulp and People: A History of the Marathon District (Revised Edition)

Pic, Pulp and People: A History of the Marathon District (Revised Edition)

By: Boultbee, Jean & Jesse

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ontario, Township of Marathon: 1981

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 721H3857

ISBN: B007XIZADY

Condition: Good


B007XIZADY 199 pages. Many black and white reproductions of interesting archival photos and maps. An updated edition of the 1967 first edition. "A vivid chronicle of the creation and development of the northern Ontario resource town of Marathon." - Introduction. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative local history. First edition listed in BISHOP at page 1059. View more info

Image for Memory Lane, a Local History of Bredenbury and Districts, 1978

Memory Lane, a Local History of Bredenbury and Districts, 1978

By: Bredenbury Senior Citizens, Bredenbury, Saskatchewan

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Bredenbury, Saskatchewan, Bredenbury Senior Citizens: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AC8945

ISBN: 0889250286

Condition: Very Good


0889250286 164 pages. Abundantly illustrated with black and white images reproduced from archival photos. Devotes chapters to family histories from the following communities: Bredenbury, Cut Arm, Perley, Glyndwr, Kensington Lake, Kinbrae, and Clumber. Gift greetings to upper corner inside front board, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight. An excellent copy. View more info

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Pioneer Days at Cecil Lake (British Columbia)

By: Byrnes, Slim

Price: $249.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Self-Published: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 415C8527

Condition: Good


64 pages. Undated. Circa 1955. "This story is written about the people of Cecil Lake as I knew them; as I met them on the old trails, worked with them; and grew up with them in this new country... Author came to Cecil Lake from Saskatchewan in 1928 when he was seventeen. He spent eight years on the Nelson Trail between Fort St. John and Fort Nelson, two of them with Henry McLeod, who contracted for the Hudson's Bay Co. He has spent most of the summers ho-boing a... View more info