SIMCOE COUNTY: THE RECENT PAST.

By: Craig, John. Introduction by Allan Glassford.

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306 pp, large 8vo (9 3/8" H). Map endpapers. B&w drawings by Margot Anderson. "(T)he fascinating account of life in Simcoe County from the 1890s to the present." Contents: Foreword; Preface; Simcoe County, 1895; Huronia; The Great Days of Lumbering; Into the Modern Era; The Sunshine Years; The Great War, 1914-18; The Postwar Years; The New Forests; Sports; The Dirty Thirties; Ships in War and Peace; The Women of Simcoe County; Into the Fifties and Beyond; Agriculture; Past and Present; The County Government; Notes on Sources and a Short Bibliography; Index. Dust jacket has some light edge wear/wrinkling - mainly at top of front flap-fold, small tear at bottom of front panel - taped on inside, tiny tear at top of front hinge.

Title: SIMCOE COUNTY: THE RECENT PAST.

Author Name: Craig, John. Introduction by Allan Glassford.

Illustrator: Margot Anderson.

Categories: Canada - Ontario,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Corporation of the County of Simcoe: 1977

ISBN Number: 0969069820

ISBN Number 13: 9780969069829

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 28041

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