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Of Mines and Men: Local History of Minto, New Brunswick, and District by  Marjorie Taylor-Morell - First Edition - 1981 - from RareNonFiction.com (SKU: 721H3810)

Of Mines and Men: Local History of Minto, New Brunswick, and District

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Of Mines and Men: Local History of Minto, New Brunswick, and District

by Taylor-Morell, Marjorie

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Canada: Self-Published, 1981. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 165 pages. Glossary and index. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. "An account of coal mining in the Grand Lake coal basin and the growth of the village of Minto, New Brunswick." - Introduction. Chapters include: Early History; The French; English Settlers and Loyalists; The Birth of a Province and an Industry; Wagons and Woodboats; Mining Reports, Methods and Locations; Schools, Churches and Post Offices; Medicine Men, Midwives and M.D.'s; The Country Doctor; The Coming of the Railroad; The Mines and the Men (King Lumber Company, The Weltons, Rothwell Coal Company, Sir Thomas Tait (Minto Coal), Avon Coal Company, A.D. Taylor (Miramichi Lumber Company), Labour Relations), How the Community Grew 1904-1929, The "Thirties", 1939-1969. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Moderate wear to dust jacket which is slightly shorter than book and now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of this informative and important New Brunswick local history..

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Bookseller's Inventory #
721H3810
Title
Of Mines and Men: Local History of Minto, New Brunswick, and District
Author
Taylor-Morell, Marjorie
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Self-Published
Place of Publication
Canada
Date Published
1981
Keywords
Minto, New Brunswick, Local History, Coal Mining, Mining Fatalities, Grand Lake Coal Basin , Edwin (Eddie) Ryan, Welton, King Lumber Company, Rothwell Coal Company, Sir Thomas Tait, Minto Coal, Avon Coal Company, A.D. Taylor, Miramichi Lumber company, Joh
Bookseller catalogs
Genealogy; Local History;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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