PRESERVING ONTARIO'S HERITAGE: A HISTORY OF THE ONTARIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

By: Killan, Gerald.

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292 pp, 8 1/2 "H. Signed by author on title page. Contents: Preface and Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; The Origins of the Historical Society Movement in Ontario; The Forming of the Ontario Historical Society, 1888-1898; Concepts and Attitudes, 1898-1914; Ambition Denied 1898-1914; Historic Preservation 1898-1914; Wartime Decline and Twenties Recovery; "To the Very Edge of the Precipice": Depression and War; Coping with the Limits of Growth; Some New Wine in an Old Bottle; Appendices: The Presidents of the Ontario Historical Society; The Secretaries and Executive Assistants of the Ontario Historical Society; The Treasurers of the Ontario Historical Society; The Sites of the Annual Meetings; Index. Interior - previous owner's stamp, name/address and small ink notation on inside of front cover; owner's stamp also on title page; otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - very kight edge wear, one very small corner crease.

Title: PRESERVING ONTARIO'S HERITAGE: A HISTORY OF THE ONTARIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

Author Name: Killan, Gerald.

Categories: Canada - Ontario,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ottawa, Love Printing Service: 1976

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28691

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