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What's New on Electric Canadian
Here I'm listing anything new added to the site over the past month or so. As my main work is on the Electric Scotland site I do need to focus mostly on that site so content will be added as I get the time but hopefully something will be added each week.


Genealogical Chart of the Descendants of David Thomson and Mary Glendenning Edited by Ethel MacPherson (1958)

Ye Pioneers of One Hundred Years Ago. Souvenir Book and Program by the Women's Wentworth Historical Society (1900) (pdf)

Sketches of Canadian Life Lay and Ecclesiastical, illustrative of Canada and the Canadian Church by A Presbyter of the Diocese of Toronto (1849) (pdf)

The Canadian Horticulturist Volume 23 (1900).


The Settlers of Vancouver Island a Story for Emigrants by Rev. W. G. H. Ellison

Red River. A Teacher's Resource Unit on Early Pioneer Life

The Red Hackle Published by the 73rd Royal Highlanders of Canada, C. E. F. Souvenir Number March 4, 1916 (pdf)

The Place British Americans have won in History. A Lecture delivered at Aylmer, L. C. on Thursday Evening, 22nd February 1866 by Henry J. Morgan, Corresponding member of the New York Historical Society (pdf)

Sir Peter Pettyshaw, A Story of Canadian Life (pdf)

Canadian Summer Evening Tales by Andrew Learmont Spedon (1866) (pdf) and other of his books.

The Canadian Horticulturist Volume 22 (1899).

Canadian Archive Reports
Added the 1906 report which is the final one I've got hold of.


Added the 3 volume novel, Lawrie Todd, to the foot of our page about John Galt.

The Dominion Annual Register and Review.

James Richardson, Leading grain merchant in central Ontario. Also contains other information on other names.

Ecclesiastical History of Newfoundland by the Very Reverand M. F. Howley, D.D. (1888) (pdf)

Farming in Canada or Life in the Back Woods by Frank Lynn, F.R.C.S. (pdf)

Unpublished Old Gaelic Songs with Illustrative Traditions by Colin Chisholm (1885) (pdf)

The Canadian Horticulturist Volume 21 (1898).

Canadian Archive Reports
Added the 1905 report in three parts.


The Scots Canadian, Newsletter of the Scottish Studies Society. Added a link to the page where you can read other issues.

Driv'n by Fortune by Sam Allison. A story of the Highland Scots in Canada.

Added a page John Walter Grant MacEwan to our Makers of Canada page.

The Canadians. Added a link to some 59 Canadian video Biographies to our Makers of Canada page which can be seen on YouTube.  All about 45 minutes in length.

Added a video of Grey Owl.

Added a video of Sam Steele of the North West Mounted Police.

160 year History of the Canadian Gazette which we've added a link on our Magazines page.

New Studies of Canadian Folk Lore by H. Beaugrand (1904) (pdf)

Sixth Report of the Bureau of Archives for the Province of Ontario by Alexander Fraser (1909)

The Canadian Horticulturist Volume 20 (1897).

Canadian Archive Reports
Added the 1903 and the 1904 report from the new archivist with an introduction from the new archivist.


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