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Life of Sir William E. Logan, Kt., LL.D., F.R.S., F.G.S., &c.
First Director of the Geological Survey of Canada, Chiefly Compiled from his Letters, Journals and Reports by Bernard J. Harrington, B.A., Ph.D., Professor of Mining in McGill University, Late Chemist and Mineralogist to the Geological Survey of Canada (1883) (pdf)


General Economic History of the Dominion 1867 - 1912
By Oscar D. Skelton, Professor of Political Science in the Queen's University, Kingston (1913) (pdf)

The Pioneers of Montreal
Souvenir of the seventh annual convention of Telephone Pioneers of America, September 10th and 11th 1920

Going to the Land of the Yellow Men
The Representation of Indigenous, Americans in Scottish Gaelic Literature by Michael Newton (2013) (pdf)

Thoughts on a Sunday Morning - the 25th day of February 2024
By the Rev. Nola Crewe

History of the Eastern Townships
Province of Quebec, Dominion of Canada and Civil and Descriptive by Mrs. C. M. Day (1869) (pdf)


Rising Wolf - The White Blackfoot
Hugh Monroe's Story of his first year on the Plains by James Willard Schultz (1919) (pdf)

Our Families
Unable to find the source of this publication but includes many wee stories. (pdf)

Pioneer Literary Endeavor in Western Canada
From The Cayuidian Magazine, February 1894 by Henry Scadding (pdf)

Sir John William Dawson
Fifty Years of Work in Canada, Scientific and Educational being Autobiographical Notes by Sir William Dawson, C.M.G., LL.D., F.R.S ETC. ETC., Late Principal of McGill University, Montreal edited by Rankine Dawson, M.A., M.D., M.R.C.S.E. (1901).

Thoughts on a Sunday Morning - the 18th day of February 2024
By the Rev. Nola Crewe

Constitutionalism: Lessons from Canada by Conrad Black
This speech was given on September 13, 2023, during a Hillsdale College Constitution Day Celebration.

Canadian Baptists at work in India
By Rev. W. L. Orchard, M.A., B.D., Missionary Education Department of the Foreign Mission (1922) (pdf)


Sir Allan Napier MacNab
Politician, businessman, land speculator, lawyer, and soldier; b. 19 Feb. 1798 at Newark (Niagara-on-the-Lake), Upper Canada, third of seven children of Allan MacNab and Anne Napier; d. 8 Aug. 1862 at Hamilton, Canada West.

The Canadian Scene
Sketches: Political and Historical by Hector Charlesworth (1927) (pdf)

Assunta Howard, and other stories and sketches
1891 (pdf)

The Canadian Pioneers
By Abbé H. R. Casgrain, Translated from the French by A. W. L. Gompertz (1896) (pdf)

Photographic Record and Souvenir of the Canadian Grenadier Guards Overseas Battalion
"Eighty Seventh" by Col. F.S. Meighen, Q.C. 1916

Native Trees of Canada
By B. R. Morton, B.Sc.F., With notes on nomenclature and utilization by R. G. Lewis B.Sc.F. (1921) (pdf)

The Mercantile Agency reference book and key [microform]:
Containing ratings of the merchants, manufacturers, and traders generally, throughout the dominion of Canada; with an appendix containing banking towns, banks, bankers, etc., collection laws of each province, etc., etc. (March, 1887) (pdf)

Sir John William Dawson
Educator, added to our Makers of Canada section.


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