Reminiscences of Cobourg

[Cobourg, Ont.?] : publisher not identified, [1918?]; 38 pages with full-text search

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Title
Reminiscences of Cobourg
Published
[Cobourg, Ont.?] : publisher not identified, [1918?]
Identifier
87705
Subject
Cobourg (Ont.)--History
McAllister, Bernard, b. 1834
Cobourg (Ont.)--Histoire
McAllister, Bernard, né 1834
Document source
Archives of Ontario, Library, Toronto
Collection
Monographs
Language
English
Description
36 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : portrait ; 22 cm.
Cover title.
Dated (p. [1]): Cobourg, February 1918.
Detailed historical & anecdotal account of Cobourg (by a Roman Catholic) from 1830s to about 1880, with many names of early citizens, & an uncompleted 'Historical sketch of Cobourg Old Boys' day, Aug. 6, 1900', written in 1900 by Daniel McAllister (the author's deceased brother), from 1788 (1st settler, Nicholson), to 1852 (Victoria Hall) (p. 32-36)
Date from text.
URL
http://www.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.87705