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BOOK - Ottawa Past and Present
By A. H. D. Ross
Originally published by Musson Book Company, Toronto, 1927
This edition published by Global Heritage Press, Milton, 2007

Hardcover... 44.95 (C$)
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During the years leading up the first printing of this book in 1927, the author used a combination of rare documents that were held privately by his family, and extensive research at the National Archives in Ottawa to assemble this history of the events that led to a back-woods village becoming what was known at time as The Dominion of Canada. He had much able assistance with his research including help from the Honourable Senator Andrew Haydon and many other household names in Canadian historical research at the begining of the 20th century.

  • Early Explorers of the Ottawa River
  • The Founding of Hull
  • Stray Settlers in Carleton County
  • The St. Lawrence and Ottawa Canals
  • The Rideau Canal
  • The Chaudiere ad Sapper's Bridges
  • John By
  • Old Bytown
  • Stirring Events
  • Early Churches and Schools
  • Doctors and Hospitals
  • Newspapers and Libraries
  • Lumbering
  • Railways
  • Milestones
  • Origins of Street Names
  • Canada's Beautiful Capitol City
Index (actual pages from the book): 224 Pages
6 X 9"
Index (15 pages)
Originally published by Musson Book Company, Toronto, 1927
This edition published by Global Heritage Press, Milton, 2007

ISBN 978-1-897446-00-3

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