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AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA., Robart-Johnson, Sharon.

Author Name    Robart-Johnson, Sharon.

Title   AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA.

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto Natural Heritage 2009

ISBN Number    1550028626 / 9781550028621

Seller ID   29327

236 pp, 9" H. B&w photographs, reproductions. "Chronicling the history of Black families of the Yarmouth area of Nova Scotia, (this book) is a mirror image of the hopes and despairs and the achievements and injustices that mark the early stories of many African-Canadians. This extensively researched history traces the lives of those people, still enslaved at the time, who arrived with the influx of Black Loyalists and landed in Shelburne in 1783, as well as those who had come with their masters as early as 1767. Their migration to a new home did little to improve their overall living conditions, a situation that would persist for many years throughout Yarmouth County. By drawing on a comprehen-sive range of sources that include census and cemetery records, church and school histories, libraries, museums, oral histories, newspapers, wills, 'The Black Loyalist Directory', and many others, this is a history that has been overlooked for far too long. " Interior - small light stain on inside of front cover, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor rubbing on rear cover.

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AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA., Robart-Johnson, Sharon.
AFRICA'S CHILDREN: A HISTORY OF BLACKS IN YARMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA.
Robart-Johnson, Sharon.
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THE SCOTTISH SOLDIER. AN ILLUSTRATED SOCIAL AND MILITARY HISTORY OF SCOTLAND'S FIGHTING MEN THROUGH TWO THOUSAND YEARS.
Wood, Stephen.
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THE LAIRDS OF GLENLYON:  HISTORICAL SKETCHES RELATING MAINLY TO THE DISTRICTS OF BREADALBANE, GLENLYON, GLENORCHY AND RANNOCH., Campbell, Duncan.  Preface to Second Edition by Alasdair Steven.
THE LAIRDS OF GLENLYON: HISTORICAL SKETCHES RELATING MAINLY TO THE DISTRICTS OF BREADALBANE, GLENLYON, GLENORCHY AND RANNOCH.
Campbell, Duncan. Preface to Second Edition by Alasdair Steven.
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SCOTTISH LORE AND FOLKLORE., Douglas, Ronald MacDonald, compiler.
SCOTTISH LORE AND FOLKLORE.
Douglas, Ronald MacDonald, compiler.
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JOURNEYS IN FAMILY HISTORY:  THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES' GUIDE TO EXPLORING YOUR PAST, FINDING YOUR ANCESTORS., Hey, David.
JOURNEYS IN FAMILY HISTORY: THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES' GUIDE TO EXPLORING YOUR PAST, FINDING YOUR ANCESTORS.
Hey, David.
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A DICTIONARY OF SURNAMES., Lower, Mark Antony.
A DICTIONARY OF SURNAMES.
Lower, Mark Antony.
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DRAKE PAST AND PRESENT:  MAKING MEMORIES., Drake History Committee.  (Arnold M. Schroeder, Clare Haryett, Wilda Gunther, Bill Dack, Karen Friesen, Isabelle Nixon, Lindsay Blair, Matilda Dueck, hugh Strong, et al.)
DRAKE PAST AND PRESENT: MAKING MEMORIES.
Drake History Committee. (Arnold M. Schroeder, Clare Haryett, Wilda Gunther, Bill Dack, Karen Friesen, Isabelle Nixon, Lindsay Blair, Matilda Dueck, hugh Strong, et al.)
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TURNING LEAVES:  A HISTORY OF LA RIVIERE AND DISTRICT., La Riviere Historical Book Society.  (Lois Creith, Douglas Kemp, Leslie Taylor, Elizabeth Horn, Frank J. Buchanan, Isabella S. Fargey, W.R. Wallcraft, Chuck Grieve, Lola Shields, Elta H. Larson, Betty Nelson, Joyce Mason, Shirley Hyslop, et al.)
TURNING LEAVES: A HISTORY OF LA RIVIERE AND DISTRICT.
La Riviere Historical Book Society. (Lois Creith, Douglas Kemp, Leslie Taylor, Elizabeth Horn, Frank J. Buchanan, Isabella S. Fargey, W.R. Wallcraft, Chuck Grieve, Lola Shields, Elta H. Larson, Betty Nelson, Joyce Mason, Shirley Hyslop, et al.)
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PIONEERS AND PROGRESS., Alix Clive Historical Club.  (Beatrice Parlby, Vera Barritt, Alice Nielsen, Alice Roland Simmons, Dr. A.E. Shore, et al.)
PIONEERS AND PROGRESS.
Alix Clive Historical Club. (Beatrice Parlby, Vera Barritt, Alice Nielsen, Alice Roland Simmons, Dr. A.E. Shore, et al.)
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CHRONICLES OF OUR HERITAGE.  PIONEER STORIES FROM CLEARWATER, CRYSTAL CITY AND PILOT MOUND., Moir, Elsie, compiler.  (The People of Snowflake.)
CHRONICLES OF OUR HERITAGE. PIONEER STORIES FROM CLEARWATER, CRYSTAL CITY AND PILOT MOUND.
Moir, Elsie, compiler. (The People of Snowflake.)
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THE GRASS ROOTS OF DOROTHY, 1895-1970., Roen, Hazel B., compiler/editor.  Poems by Arthur Peake.
THE GRASS ROOTS OF DOROTHY, 1895-1970.
Roen, Hazel B., compiler/editor. Poems by Arthur Peake.
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THE PARK COUNTRY: A HISTORY OF RED DEER AND DISTRICT. (ALBERTA)
Gaetz, Annie L.
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